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Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen S. Franson, 45
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
August 11, 2013
Pedestrian hurt in accident in Hager Heights parking lot
HAGER CITY - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Hager Heights Drive-In Restaurant Saturday afternoon. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department report, at 3:27 p.m. Jacob Knecht, 48, of Minneapolis was standing at the driver's side window of...
August 11, 2013 - 10:00am
July 30, 2013
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