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Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
June 8, 2016
Bay City president explains village position on eminent domain issue
BAY CITY -- Bay City village president Jim Turvaville issued this statement to the Herald June 2, regarding the village’s stand in its nature trail proposal and claims it owns parts of resident David Meixner's property along an inlet of the Mississippi River. “In 2008 the Village...
June 8, 2016 - 2:12pm
May 27, 2016
Memorial Day observances abound in Pierce
Memorial Day observances will honor veterans across the county Monday. Below is a listing of area events. Crain-Ottman Legion ServicesThe Crain-Ottman...
May 27, 2016 - 3:43pm
Leave a book, take a book: New ‘Little Free Library’ coming to Bay City
BAY CITY -- The students in Ashley Steiner’s Panther Time reading class see a need in the Ellsworth School District, and they’re addressing...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05am
May 25, 2016
Board rejects land owner’s alternate trail proposal
BAY CITY -- Monday night the Bay City Village Board voted during a special meeting to reject a Bay City resident’s offer for a land swap/alternate route for a proposed nature trail. At the May 11 board meeting, David Meixner proposed giving the village a 650-by-15-foot swath of...
May 25, 2016 - 8:54am
May 18, 2016
Resident offers land compromise to village officials
BAY CITY -- “I’m willing to give up something for the village to have something nice,” said Bay City resident David Meixner. “I’m not...
May 18, 2016 - 8:11am
April 20, 2016
In Bay City, village approves proposed trail that treads on private land
BAY CITY -- Village board officials in Bay City approved a measure to develop a 1.1-mile walking trail along an inlet of the Mississippi River,...
April 20, 2016 - 8:20am
April 15, 2016
Fairmount Santrol lays off 55 employees, including Maiden Rock, Hager City and Menomonie
Fairmount Santrol announced Thursday, April 14 that approximately 55 workers at three sand facilities in Wisconsin: Hager City, Maiden Rock and Menomonie, would be laid off effective immediately. “The layoffs are due to organizational restructuring and a reduction in business operations...
April 15, 2016 - 2:15pm
April 6, 2016
Ellsworth, Spring Valley referendums pass
Two Pierce County school districts had referendums on the ballot this election day. The polls are now closed and the unofficial election results...
April 6, 2016 - 4:35pm
All good things must come to an end: Jim Ross reflects on eight years of County Board service
It was a tough decision for Jim Ross to refrain from running for re-election to the Pierce County Board. Ross, who has held the District 10 seat...
April 6, 2016 - 11:19am
Local Government Roundup
PLUM CITYPlum City village to fix pond sidewalkEarlier this month Plum City Village trustees approved a plan to fix the sidewalk around Spring Pond Park, a repair officials say was in need. The cement sidewalk fix, approved during the board’s March 7 meeting, will start sometime...
April 6, 2016 - 10:46am
February 24, 2016
Citizen requests on land swap, ATV trails heard
BAY CITY -- Citizen requests were heard by the Bay City Village Board earlier this month. Don Peavey of the local private campground explained to the board how his property was recently surveyed and the property lines shifted as a result. Peavey proposed swapping land with the village...
February 24, 2016 - 11:06am
January 20, 2016
3 nominated for 2 seats at caucus
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY -- Three people were nominated for two Bay City Village Board seats available in the spring election during a caucus Wednesday. For one seat, Norman Baker and incumbent Jerry Enevold will be listed on the Tuesday, April 5, election ballot. For the other seat, incumbent...
January 20, 2016 - 11:36am
December 29, 2015
Preparations made for spring election
BAY CITY -- Getting ready for the spring election was a topic for the Bay City Village Board earlier this month. Board members set the annual caucus for 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 13. Incumbents Jerry Enevold and Davis Niebeling have expiring terms on the board next spring, when the...
December 29, 2015 - 11:17am
December 22, 2015
One injured, 1 charged in OWI-crash case
A Bay City man allegedly crashed and rolled his truck while driving drunk, then drove the wreck to Hudson Hospital to drop off an injured woman....
News/crime and courts
December 22, 2015 - 3:34pm
December 9, 2015
Felony charges pile up for BC man
BAY CITY -- A Bay City man is facing multiple felony charges in three different cases, the latest stemming from an alleged attempt to run someone...
News/crime and courts
December 9, 2015 - 1:18pm