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Getting to know who's on the ballot
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
Prescott principal announces retirement intentions
Spring Valley water rates up 64%
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
arts and entertainment
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
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
December 2, 2015
Levy set as 2016 budget approved
BAY CITY -- A budget hearing was held at the start of the Bay City Village Board’s regular November meeting. The 2016 village budget was approved. A levy amount of $97,384 was set. The mill rate won’t be determined until further information is available. Other businessThe removal...
December 2, 2015 - 10:59am
November 4, 2015
Scores of charges follow burglary investigation
A Bay City man and his girlfriend return to court this month on dozens of charges stemming from an investigation into a rash of burglaries around...
News/crime and courts
November 4, 2015 - 11:29am
Insurance change, employee raises OK’d
A change in insurance providers and a pay raise for employees were approved by the Bay City Village Board earlier this month. The board decided to withdraw from LGPIF and switch to Municipal Property Insurance for village insurance coverage. Clerk Shawnie King said the estimated...
November 4, 2015 - 11:13am
October 28, 2015
What are the hours for tricks or treats?
Pierce County communities are gearing up for trick-or-treaters Saturday, Oct. 31. Some communities have recommended hours for those hitting...
October 28, 2015 - 11:53am
October 14, 2015
Drone use addition to policy proposed
An addition to policy about drone usage at school events was presented to the Ellsworth School Board Monday. Superintendent Barry Cain proposed a policy section about the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) be added after the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA)...
October 14, 2015 - 12:43pm
September 23, 2015
Longtime county board supervisor dies
Longtime Bay City Hardware owner and Pierce County Board Supervisor Thomas Tyler died Sunday, Sept. 13. He was 89. Tyler owned and operated...
September 23, 2015 - 1:54pm