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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
Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
Pierce County Criminal Court briefs
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
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
September 2, 2015
Vehicles, alarm, building receive board’s attention
Matters involving the public works department, wastewater treatment plant and a fire facility were heard by the Bay City Village Board last month. The board decided to repair a truck being driven by public works personnel and a second such vehicle may be bought. Members tabled...
September 2, 2015 - 12:32pm
July 7, 2015
Some Pioneer Day visitors lived it
There are different levels of interest about a historical display like the one offered by the Pierce County Historical Association (PCHA) during...
July 7, 2015 - 3:12pm
July 1, 2015
River Run Tavern granted license
License applications from local businesses were approved by the Bay City Village Board last month. A liquor license and operators’ licenses went to the River Run Tavern (formerly Hase Loft), a liquor license, operators’ licenses and cigarette license to Mike’s BayTown Bar...
July 1, 2015 - 4:17pm
June 17, 2015
Hase Loft couple says goodbye to the bar business
”Everyone always ends up at the Hase Loft.” That saying has been a joke between Keith and Linda Hase of Bay City and their Hase Loft...
June 17, 2015 - 3:06pm
Pioneer Day targets war and peace--county style
Pierce County’s contributions to wars since 1812 are chronicled in a display at the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City to be open to the...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 17, 2015 - 2:30pm
June 11, 2015
Hohmann retires after 45-year postal career
Bay City’s Jesse Hohmann sorted stacks of mail last Wednesday before loading his truck for one final trip on his 88-mile route. The lifetime...
June 11, 2015 - 9:09am
June 3, 2015
Bay City Board taps attorney on road, park dispute
A dispute got action from the Bay City Village Board last month. After discussing the matter in a closed session, the board directed the village attorney to start legal proceedings. The dispute regards a portion of the local ball park and the loop road. Other business ...
June 3, 2015 - 10:59am
May 23, 2015
Memorial Day observances scheduled
Memorial Day observance events abound across Pierce County on Monday, May 25. Below is listed a schedule of events. Ellsworth Kinne-Englehart...
May 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
May 20, 2015
Pierce County women finish high at Boston Marathon
Pierce County was well represented at the 2015 Boston Marathon last month. Both Bay City’s Amy Engnes and Ellsworth’s Heather Hines...
May 20, 2015 - 2:55pm
April 13, 2015
2015 Spring Election Results
The Herald has compiled a list of Election Night results, which are unofficial. Listed below are the most recent results of all contested races...
April 13, 2015 - 8:46am
April 2, 2015
Who is on your ballot?
The Pierce County Herald sent questionnaires to candidates in all contested and non-contested village president, trustee and alderperson races...
April 2, 2015 - 2:13pm
November 24, 2014
Bay City woman transported after rollover crash
HAGER CITY -- A Bay City woman was transported to the hospital by Red Wing Fire Department ambulance Saturday evening, Nov. 22, after her southbound vehicle left Hwy. 35, just south of Hager City, went down a steep embankment and overturned. Brianna Dawley, 19, was able to call for...
November 24, 2014 - 8:44am
November 11, 2014
Ellsworth Middle School Veterans Day Ceremony
Despite inclement weather Ellsworth Middle School gymnasium was crowded with EMS students, staff and veterans from the Ellsworth and Bay City...
November 11, 2014 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2014
UPDATE: Body of Michigan man recovered from crashed Cessna
BAY CITY -- The body of a Watersmeet, Mich., man was found Saturday evening in the wreckage of a small airplane in a town of Isabelle farm field near the Mississippi River. Volunteers from the Civil Air Patrol apparently spotted the plane -- first reported missing on Friday -- late...
October 27, 2014 - 9:22am
September 30, 2014
BC’s Sullivan brothers take BMX stunt skills across country
BAY CITY – The special part of doing stunts and tricks on a BMX bike is the reaction you get. That’s part of what Spencer Sullivan loves...
September 30, 2014 - 10:30am