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Spring Valley water rates up 64%
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Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
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Prescott Police blotter March 1-12
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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
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Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
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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
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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
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November 16, 2012
Book Report: These tales are close to home
Today let us begin with two very productive upper Midwestern writers who continue to write about our neighborhoods with relish and sometimes...
November 16, 2012 - 9:03am
November 8, 2012
Book Report: Post-election wrap-up
Now that the election is over I thought I might stir the pot a bit with mention of a new book that's been receiving attention. It's "The Oath:...
November 8, 2012 - 1:18pm
November 2, 2012
Book Report: Author: Brutal honesty liberates
Recently, a thoughtful friend dropped by and shoved a book in my gut and said, "Read this. I think you'll enjoy it." He's not in the habit of...
November 2, 2012 - 8:39am
October 25, 2012
Not all is "buono" in Italia
My wife and I love to travel to Italy.
October 25, 2012 - 3:37pm
October 18, 2012
Book Sale at hospital
Volunteers in Partnership with River Falls Area Hospital are holding a "Books Are Fun" sale Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the...
October 18, 2012 - 12:36pm
Book Report: Nothing that simple in Amish land
Several writers are taking their cues from earlier centuries. In the 18th century, Samuel Richardson found he had a bestseller on his hands...
October 18, 2012 - 10:23am
River Falls will again have its own bookstore
A River Falls couple with bookstore careers will open Fox Den Used Books, 120 S. Main St., this week. That downtown address once housed Mr. Movies,...
October 18, 2012 - 9:24am
October 10, 2012
Book Report: What readers crave: Clear, lively wordplay
Today we'll examine two new books that have to do with good writing by writers who are indeed very good. One such writer is Verlyn Klinkenborg,...
October 10, 2012 - 3:24pm
Donate food, library will forgive fines
The Ellsworth Public Library will be accepting canned or boxed food items to reduce library fines during October. Each can or boxed item will...
October 10, 2012 - 10:37am
September 27, 2012
River Falls book lovers can rejoice
Downtown River Falls should see the opening of a new used bookstore by the second week of October. The Main Street building that formerly housed...
September 27, 2012 - 1:04pm
Book Review: Insider knowledge leads to gripping story; Feingold's "While America Sleeps"
White Bear Lake novelist Julie Kramer makes good use of her past experience as a news producer for NBC, CBS and WCCO-TV, which is only one reason...
September 27, 2012 - 12:20pm
Got books? Need room for more? Here's a great way to clear those shelves
The AAUW is collecting used books for its annual book sale, which will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11 - Saturday, Oct. 13 and Tuesday, Oct. 16...
September 27, 2012 - 8:30am
September 19, 2012
Book Report: Memories: Looking back on what was, wasn't and the many paths not taken
When you are in your twenties, even if you're confused and uncertain about your aims and purposes, you have a strong sense of what life itself...
September 19, 2012 - 4:02pm
September 12, 2012
On the Job: Rob Bignell
UW-River Falls alumnus Rob Bignell has released his first collection of poetry -- "Love Letters to Sophie's Mom," which contains 34 poems that...
September 12, 2012 - 3:32pm
September 7, 2012
UW book club meets, all welcome
The Lions Paw Book Club meets the second Wednesday of each month during from 3-4 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Sept. 12, in Chalmer Davee Library's...
September 7, 2012 - 3:29pm