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Ellsworth School Board to act on facility projects
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Pres. Obama denounces MU grad Foley's death by terrorists
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Reward increased in search for Hoffman
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Arson found to be cause of fire at historic Duluth home, security increased
Discarded Band-Aid helps crack home invasion case
crime and courts
EPC gridders don't want to be absent from playoff field again
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Nelson trying to keep spot in Brewer line-up
PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Aug. 19, 2014
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Another solid outing by Fiers leads Bewers to win
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Twins blow lead, lose to Cleveland 7-5
Thanks to the Auxiliary, sick children will receive Christmas stockings
Party pals in El Paso
Auditions for Spring Valley show this weekend
Ellsworth Library’s summer reading winners named
Fundraiser fights juvenile diabetes this Saturday
arts and entertainment
Daniel Truckenbrod, 53
Adolph "Bud" Hanken, 85
Floyd David Bolin, 68
Arlene Nelson, 87
Donald Miller, 90
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/26/14 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/21/14 Board of Health Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/25/14 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 8/28/14 Meeting Agenda
SUMMONS: Associated Bank v. Samuel Khoury, et al.; Case 14-CV-152
Old Cowbelle: School time again
Cow Belle: Community Prayer Chain?
Old Cowbelle: Heritage
June 25, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wolf quota of 156 approved
MILWAUKEE - A statewide wolf-hunting quota of 156 animals was approved today by the state Natural Resources Board at a meeting in Milwaukee. That's down from last year's quota of 251, as wildlife experts seek to continue a gradual reduction in the state's overall wolf population....
June 25, 2014 - 8:02pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman found in blanket died of natural causes
ST. PAUL -- Officials say the 39-year-old woman whose body was found wrapped in a blanket in a wooded area of St. Paul Saturday died of natural causes. Officials found Rahel Nigusse's body near Minnehaha Avenue and St. Paul Police Sergeant Paul Paulos says it appears she had...
June 25, 2014 - 7:49pm
Delighting in dairy
The Pierce County Dairy Promotion Breakfast took place Saturday at Son-Bow Farms just north of Grange Hall on 330th Avenue just off CTH CC.
news / region
June 25, 2014 - 10:11am
June 22, 2014
People line-up for Pierce County Dairy Breakfast
ONO - People didn't mind waiting line on beautiful summer morning for food at this year's Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. The breakfast was held at Son-Bow Farms just north of Grange Hall and Ono Methodist Church on 390th Ave. and CTH. CC. Son-Bow Farms, Inc., includes families...
life / events
June 22, 2014 - 10:48am
June 21, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State of Emergency declared in three counties
Governor Scott Walker has declared a state of emergency for three counties in the southern part of the state. The declaration comes after the National Weather Service confirmed six tornadoes touchdown in Dane, Green and Grant Counties. The storms also brought damaging winds and...
June 21, 2014 - 10:37am
June 18, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Over 28,000 without power after latest storms in southern Wisconsin
Over 28,000 Wisconsin customers were without power close to the noon hour, as another round of heavy thunderstorms rumbled through the southern half of the state. We Energies reported 19,000 customers out as of 11 o'clock, most in Metro Milwaukee. Wisconsin Power-and-Light had...
June 18, 2014 - 4:45pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mankato area soaked after five inches of rain
MANKATO, Minn. -- The Mankato area in south-central Minnesota is soaked after receiving more than five inches of rain overnight. There was water over several roads and mudslides and flooding led to closures on Highways 169 and 66. The National Weather Service reported a 56-mile-per-hour...
June 18, 2014 - 4:06pm
Son-Bow hosts Pierce County dairy breakfast June 21
With a statewide initiative to promote the dairy industry, Pierce County is doing its part in hosting a Dairy Breakfast. Son-Bow Farms, Inc., families of Jay and Kristi Richardson, John Freund, Jeff Coss and Gabe Weix, are hosting Pierce County’s Dairy Breakfast on Saturday,...
life / events
June 18, 2014 - 4:01pm
June 17, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Storm damage causes state of emergency in Dane County
MADISON - Dane County officials have declared a state-of-emergency in the wake of a reported tornado, strong winds, and torrential rains overnight. Emergency management officials said they received about 350 reports of storm damage by sunrise. Most of the damage was in Verona...
June 17, 2014 - 9:45am
June 14, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Large-scale northwest Minnesota meth ring busted
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Four suspects in a large-scale methamphetamine trafficking operation have been arrested in Beltrami County. Sheriff Phil Hodapp says over the past year investigators collected evidence of a sophisticated drug-smuggling and distribution ring around Bemidji, involving...
June 14, 2014 - 12:19pm
June 13, 2014
Forrest adds Pierce role to St. Croix FSA duties
Nearly 30 years ago, Robert “Bob” Forrest and Linda Paul both worked as program technicians in the St. Croix County office of the Farm Service Agency (FSA), then known as the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS).
news / government
June 13, 2014 - 9:27am
June 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State could be affected by FDA ruling on cheese
Wisconsin could be greatly affected by a federal ruling which said it's not sanitary to use wooden boards for the aging of cheese. The Food-and-Drug Administration recently cited several plants in New York State for using wooden boards, despite state laws which permit them. ...
June 11, 2014 - 4:40pm
June 6, 2014
Challenging spring planting subject of Crop Day June 18
Second only to 2013, the spring of 2014 has earned the reputation for one of the most challenging spring planting seasons for farmers. “Adding...
news / region
June 6, 2014 - 12:57pm