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Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
County denies proposed Oak Grove shooting range
Strong neighbor support displayed in dog request
crime and courts
KNUTESON COLUMN: Coming around on wrestling
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Connie Moga, 91
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
May 1, 2013
From the Valley to the Falls: River Falls picks new school superintendent
Jamie Benson, a superintendent for 15 years at River Valley School District near Madison, has tentatively accepted an offer from the River Falls...
May 1, 2013 - 9:08am
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from...
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
April 30, 2013
UPDATE: Man shot by turkey hunter was hit in face, neck
A Stillwater, Minn. man -- an off-duty Washington County Sheriff's Department supervisor -- was struck in the face, neck and shoulder by pellets fired by a White Bear Lake, Minn., man who was hunting in the Town of Somerset early Tuesday, April 30. Sheriff John Shilts said Jerry...
April 30, 2013 - 11:03am
April 29, 2013
Man injured in Saturday motorcycle crash
A Minnesota man was injured in a weekend motorcycle accident in the Pierce County town of Oak Grove. At about 4:45 p.m. Saturday, April 27, the Pierce County Sheriff's Department was notified of a single-motorcycle accident on Hwy. 35 near 410th Avenue. Brett Luke, 36, of Apple...
April 29, 2013 - 8:20am
April 28, 2013
Fire destroys Ellsworth home Sunday
The Ellsworth Fire Department was called to a house fire around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at 523 Railroad Avenue in east end which, according to county...
April 28, 2013 - 2:11pm
April 26, 2013
UPDATE: Prescott threat was a hoax, chief says
The supposed texted threat that prompted cancellation of activities in the Prescott School District Thursday evening turns out to have been a hoax, dreamed up by the teenager who first reported it, according to Prescott police. Text messages received by a Prescott teenager Thursday...
April 26, 2013 - 7:24am
April 25, 2013
Retiring Ellsworth Police Chief started career in law enforcement early
As a police officer in his hometown, Greg Place was not only well acquainted with his "beat," but was following a family precedent. Place said...
April 25, 2013 - 10:51am
'Pottery for Prevention' benefits Turningpoint
Pottery for Prevention, a benefit in support of Turningpoint for Victims of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence, will be held Saturday at The...
April 25, 2013 - 10:17am
April 23, 2013
UPDATE: Snowy I-94 crash results in two fatalities
Two elderly Altoona residents -- Harvey Wick, age 85, and his wife, Ruth Wick, 84 -- have been identified as the individuals who died Monday night when their 1999 Buick ran off I-94 and rolled over an embankment. A passenger, Judy K. Harris, 54, of Spooner, sustained minor injuries. The...
April 23, 2013 - 6:40am
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm
86 voices will 'Sing With Joy' April 27
The 86-voice Hudson High School Chamber Choir and The River City Chorale Youth Choir will present their spring concert, "We Sing with Joy!" at...
April 22, 2013 - 10:13am
April 19, 2013
Real men wear high heels
UW-River Falls Student Social Work Association (UWRFSSWA)is sponsoring a "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" event from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April...
April 19, 2013 - 9:57am
April 18, 2013
Committee gathers hours of budget-related testimony in Baldwin
The Joint Committee on Finance, made up of Wisconsin senators and Assembly members, met in Baldwin for seven hours Thursday to gather testimony...
April 18, 2013 - 2:17pm
Late Corp. Michael Nolen honored by Senate, Assembly on Wednesday
MADISON - The Wisconsin State Legislature honored the life and service of U.S. Marine Corporal Michael Conrad Nolen of Spring Valley on Wednesday,...
April 18, 2013 - 11:37am
April 13, 2013
UPDATE: Body of River Falls man believed to be recovered
River Falls police were notified Saturday night, April 13, that law enforcement authorities in Emery County of southeastern Utah believe they...
April 13, 2013 - 11:22am