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Pierce County Herald
Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Corpse flower set to bloom at UWRF
The strength of a community to be documented in film
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/6/16 Personnel Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/7/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/6/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids - TRI Project #14901
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/16, Cleary Building Corp., Ellsworth, WI
Jeannette Miller, 93
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
Karen S. Franson, 45
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
August 20, 2016
Police seek clues in Baldwin business burglary
BALDWIN -- More than a month after a Baldwin facility was burglarized, police said they are no closer to cracking the case that left hundreds of thousands in destroyed property. Baldwin Police Chief Darren Krueger said the case involving a burglary and theft at Woodville Warehousing...
August 20, 2016 - 10:00am
June 5, 2016
UPDATE: Names of those involved in fatal freeway crash released
Michael Thomas Doering, a 22-year-old New Richmond man, was killed and two passengers seriously injured after a pickup truck in which they were traveling struck another vehicle on I-94 Saturday night. The Wisconsin State Patrol received a report at 6:08 p.m. of a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado...
June 5, 2016 - 12:42pm
February 3, 2016
Minnesota man sentenced for hiding a corpse in St. Croix County
HUDSON -- The terms of a plea deal brokered with Minnesota prosecutors led to a divisive sentencing hearing last week for a man convicted of...
News/crime and courts
February 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
November 4, 2015
Mother, son displaced after fire
BALDWIN Two people were displaced from their Baldwin apartment last week after fire destroyed the unit. The residents, a woman and her son, were unable to return to the apartment at 830 11th Ave. after the fire, which was first reported at 5:37 p.m. Oct. 28. Hammond-Baldwin-Woodville...
November 4, 2015 - 11:06am
October 14, 2015
Man convicted in Wis. case charged with murder
A 23-year-old Lake City, Minn., man, who was found standing outside a black 1999 Mercury Cougar near Baldwin with the body of his girlfriend...
News/crime and courts
October 14, 2015 - 12:22pm
July 22, 2015
UPDATED: Destruction of dairy barn, shed, silo has Baldwin family reconsidering options
BALDWIN -- Ten days after the spontaneous combustion of destroyed their recently updated dairy barn, a nearby shed and a Harvestore silo, the...
July 22, 2015 - 12:59pm
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am
June 5, 2015
Armed with rope, guns and plot, man kidnapped ex-girlfriend
A worker was driving home from her job in Baldwin when a man rose up in her back seat, held a gun to her head and draped a noose around her neck....
News/crime and courts
June 5, 2015 - 3:35pm
March 16, 2015
Former Elmwood resident killed in Town of Baldwin crash
An Amery man was killed Saturday after the car he was driving vaulted into a field and rolled several times in the Town of Baldwin. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Oscar Flores-Saldivar, 35, the driver and sole occupant of a 2002 Kia Spectra that...
March 16, 2015 - 8:01am
July 24, 2014
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
A 20-year-old Boyceville man is facing charges of felony eluding and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent after allegedly...
July 24, 2014 - 8:58am
May 29, 2014
Update: Car-pickup crash Friday injures 14-month-old, toddler
ELMWOOD - An Elmwood woman and her two children were transported Friday directly from the scene of an accident in the town of Eau Galle to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with various injuries. Bethany H. Olson, 35, along with passengers Gunner Olson, 2 and Emmajean Olson, 14 months,...
May 29, 2014 - 10:07am
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
April 2, 2012
These eight licensed to ham it up
All eight students attending the St. Croix Valley Radio Amateurs licensing class in Baldwin on March 23-25 passed the exam. They have now received...
April 2, 2012 - 8:35am
January 19, 2011
Ex-Arizona senator leads seminar Feb. 19
BALDWIN--Former Arizona Senator Lester Pearce, and board member of the National Center for Constitutional Studies, will be the instructor and...
January 19, 2011 - 2:55pm
March 18, 2010
Births (March 17)
Fairview Red Wing Medical Center Caleb Kevin Kopp was born Feb. 25, 2010, to Kevin and Sarah Kopp of Maiden Rock. Also welcomed by grandparents, Gail and LuAnn Kopp of Maiden Rock, and John Furlong of Minong. River Falls Area Hospital Blake Matthew Bjork was born Feb. 25, 2010,...
March 18, 2010 - 10:51am