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Prescott principal announces retirement intentions
Spring Valley water rates up 64%
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Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
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NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-56, Dominic Johnson
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 4/3/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/3/17 Board Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-53, Elisha Fahs
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Warren Petryk column: Positive reforms will bring broadband opportunities to Wisconsin
Kathleen Vinehout column: What's next in health care?
Kathleen Vinehout column: Are Wisconsin waters meeting water quality standards?
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Real Estate Showcase
July 22, 2016
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
BAY CITY -- On Wednesday, July 13, the Bay City Village Board met to discuss seasonal issues facing the village as well an on-going land dispute with private resident David Meixner. A direct legislation request was on this month’s agenda regarding the dispute. The agenda item was...
July 22, 2016 - 11:17am
July 12, 2016
Village attorney advises board to go eminent domain route
BAY CITY -- Bay City Village attorney Robert Loberg had quite a bit to say at the June 15 meeting about a Direct Legislation petition submitted to the village by Bay City resident Kent Carlson on behalf of a contingent of Bay City voters. According to Loberg, the request filed with...
July 12, 2016 - 9:00am
July 10, 2016
Bay City raid leads to felony meth charges: Man, 63, accused of running drug house
BAY CITY -- Three people face felony drug charges after a raid last month on a 63-year-old man’s Bay City home. Members of the St. Croix Valley...
News/crime and courts
July 10, 2016 - 9:00am
June 30, 2016
Village claim of property hits technicality snag
BAY CITY -- An ongoing eminent domain land dispute in Bay City has taken an interesting twist, though if it means anything significant is still...
June 30, 2016 - 9:44am
June 27, 2016
Teen falls off moving car, is struck
BAY CITY -- A Bay City teen was struck by the vehicle he had been riding on when he apparently fell off it Friday evening. Cody R. Sullivan, 17, was riding on top of a 1996 Saturn SC at about 5:03 p.m. heading south on Wabash Street in Bay City when he was ejected off the car and...
June 27, 2016 - 8:59am
June 23, 2016
First-ever dual-sport motorcycle ride cruises into county
PIERCE COUNTY -- A new dual-sport motorcycle ride is coming to Pierce County. The Bay City-based Valley Springs Motorcycle Club, Inc. is sponsoring a ride -- not a race -- through both public and private lands, using a mixture of paved roads and off-road trails beginning and ending...
June 23, 2016 - 2:19pm
June 13, 2016
Crash injures Maiden Rock girl, 16
A Pierce County teenager was hospitalized Monday morning after a crash near Bay City. The Wisconsin State Patrol said the driver, a 16-year-old...
June 13, 2016 - 12:06pm
June 9, 2016
Lawmakers show support to resident in eminent domain case; roll out 'Homeowners' Bill of Rights'
BAY CITY -- Two Wisconsin legislators held a press conference Wednesday morning in Bay City on the property of a man who’s afraid he’ll lose...
June 9, 2016 - 7:28am
‘War and Peace’ display back by popular demand
BAY CITY -- Back by popular demand this year at the Pierce County Historical Society’s annual open house will be the Pierce County in War and Peace display when the event opens this weekend. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, and from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, the...
June 9, 2016 - 7:22am
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