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Pierce County Herald
Wayward tuber rescued on Apple River
Warning sirens will be hooked to county
Free consulting services offered to entrepreneurs, small businesses
Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
WATCH: Miss Elmwood 2016 is crowned
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
New community film highlights towns along the Great River Road
The Great River Road, voted the prettiest drive/ultimate summer road trip, is celebrating its 75th Anniversary. It is also the backdrop of a...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 30, 2013 - 4:33pm
July 2, 2013
Breakfast at the airport Aug. 4
BAY CITY—The Hiawatha Valley EAA Chapter 1518 will host its 37th annual Pancake Breakfast at the Red Wing Regional Airport near Bay City on Sunday, Aug. 4, serving from 8 a.m. until noon. The local pilots of the airport have been hosting this event each summer since 1977. The...
July 2, 2013 - 10:46am
June 21, 2013
Schools, churches part of display at Pioneer Day
Few people haven’t attended either a school or a church in their lifetimes and, for most, it’s probably both.
June 21, 2013 - 4:49pm
June 17, 2013
Bombers win key game over Osceola
BAY CITY - Bay City topped Osceola 4-1 at Hortenbach Park Sunday and kept themselves in contention for a division title. The Bombers held s...
June 17, 2013 - 1:02am
June 14, 2013
Lake Pepin Great River Road Car Event Saturday
Car enthusiasts come help us celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the founding of The Great River Road on June 15 by joining us in our first annual progressive car show. Tour the Wisconsin Great River Road along Wisconsin Highway 35 between Bay City, past Maiden Rock, and Stockholm,...
June 14, 2013 - 12:05pm
June 10, 2013
Bay City nine plays in weekend tournament
RANDOLPH, Minn. - Cole Kuesel picked up his first win of the summer as the Bay City Bombers defeated the Randolph Railcats 8-3 during the first round of the Cannon Falls tournament at John Burch Park. Kuesel threw a complete game, allowing three unearned runs on six hits and one...
June 10, 2013 - 7:07pm
June 5, 2013
First open house at River Bluffs History Center
The year's first open house at the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City, operated by the Pierce County Historical Association will take place...
June 5, 2013 - 2:40pm
May 15, 2013
Births (May 15, 2013)
Hudson Hospital Lillian Grace Martina was born on Thursday, May 2, 2013, weighing six pounds, five ounces and 19.5 inches long, to Katie and...
May 15, 2013 - 1:30pm
May 8, 2013
County Board supervisor charged with trespassing
A Pierce County Board of Supervisors member is scheduled to make his first court appearance next month on charges of trespassing. The court date for L. Ron Bartels, 70, N987 545th St., Bay City, is 9 a.m., Monday, June 3. The charge is listed as forfeiture, meaning if found guilty,...
May 8, 2013 - 1:53pm
May 5, 2013
Bay City man facing criminal sexual conduct charges in Goodhue County
RED WING - A Bay City man has been charged with felony third- and fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct after allegedly raping a co-worker. Cesar Abel Morales Garcia, 26, was booked into Goodhue County Jail April 28. According to a complaint filed in Goodhue County District Court...
May 5, 2013 - 10:25am
March 27, 2013
Easter Egg Hunt in Bay City, Maiden Rock Saturday
BAY CITY--Flat Pennies Ice Cream and American Legion Post #357 will host an Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday, and all local children and families...
March 27, 2013 - 1:38pm
March 18, 2013
Shipping boats will appear later than normal on Mississippi
RED WING - The first spring shipping boats will appear later than normal on the Mississippi River in western Wisconsin. On average, March 20th is the first day that boats can muscle their way through the season's final ice, and head north past Prescott into Minnesota. But the Army...
March 18, 2013 - 10:00am
February 16, 2013
Plane makes emergency landing at Red Wing airport
BAY CITY - A single engine plane had to land without its gear late Friday evening at the Red Wing Airport. The plane, piloted by Steve Hiltner, 30 of Rosemont, Minn. was attempting to land when the landing gear had reportedly failed. The plane skidded down the runway coming to a...
February 16, 2013 - 10:08pm
January 5, 2013
Coast Guard suspends search for Myhre
MIAMI - The U.S. Coast Guard suspended its search Friday evening for a missing Bay City man off the Florida Atlantic coast near Miami. Mark Myhre, 62, was reported missing by family members since Christmas Day when he went sailing alone aboard his new boat the Galilean. The boat...
January 5, 2013 - 10:46am
January 3, 2013
U.S. Coast Guard reportedly searching for missing Bay City man
BAY CITY - The Coast Guard is reportedly searching for Mark Myhre, 62, of Bay City, whose family has reported him missing off the Florida Atlantic coast. Involved in the search is a cutter along with helicopters. Miami-Dade Police and Rescue are also involved in the search according...
January 3, 2013 - 10:37pm