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Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
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Ellsworth golfers rank second in MBC
'Gutsy': Elmwood/Plum City uses late drive to beat Lake Holcombe/Cornell
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JM Watkins holds 3rd annual cook-off
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PROBATE ORDER: Ronald E. Traynor Estate; Case 17-PR-55
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/2/17 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Pending Application - Proposed Pond
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 10/4/17 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Agenda
Joyce B. Graham, 82
David R. Knoll, 95
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
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Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
What it means to me to be an American
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January 23, 2014
Kids, parents urged to read early, often
Although it may sound ambitious, a new program at the Ellsworth Public Library can reap participants lifelong rewards. “1,000 Books Before...
January 23, 2014 - 9:57am
January 10, 2014
RF Reads decides that four picks are needed to cover the 1960's spectrum
Public Library Director Nancy Miller calls the 1960s a “phenomenal era,” and a “pretty stunning decade of changes following the Eisenhower...
January 10, 2014 - 9:17am
November 7, 2013
It’s not her grandma’s library any more, she says
TO THE EDITOR: As I grow older and find myself reminiscing, one of my fondest memories is visiting the public library with my grandma. We would pull open a drawer filled with cards, find a title, write down a bunch of numbers and letters, and then go on a hunt through the stacks...
November 7, 2013 - 12:59pm
October 18, 2013
Book Report: This witty wonder may be for you
This witty wonder may be for you My literary almanac tells me that on this day in 1854, Oscar O’Flahertie Fingal Wills Wilde was born in Dublin, Ireland. Wilde, once the toast of venues as varied as London, England and Deadwood, S.D.
October 18, 2013 - 8:53am
October 4, 2013
Book Report: Doing a father, and a graceful writer, proud
It’s commonplace for Minnesota readers to get together and talk about the state’s greatest novelists. Sinclair Lewis and F. Scott...
October 4, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 27, 2013
Book Report: Telling quotes humanizes this story
Julie L. Davis, professor of history at the College of St.
September 27, 2013 - 2:05pm
September 12, 2013
RF writer converts real-life adventures into dramatic fiction
Most people's experience with shootouts, violent crime and drug cartels comes from television, movies and videogames.
September 12, 2013 - 10:09am
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
England’s Edwardian Era is a fascinating one, indeed. It succeed the staid Victorian era and with the death of Victoria around the turn of the century, her aged son Edward VII ascended the throne and a whole new way of life for the English opened up. Well, not for everybody,...
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 22, 2013
Book Report: Civil War Diaries give poignant glimpses
Kevin Alderson is a retired high school history teacher over in LaFarge.
August 22, 2013 - 9:33am
August 19, 2013
Ellsworth Library's summer reading winners named
The Ellsworth Public Library recently completed a summer filled with fun programs and events for all ages.
August 19, 2013 - 10:12am
August 9, 2013
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
Just about the time you think you’ll scream if you’re confronted with another monumental biography, another epic movie, an enigmatic play about T.E. Lawrence, along comes journalist Scott Anderson with a monumental tome, titled “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly...
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
August 2, 2013
"I've had a very interesting life"
Most people’s experience with shootouts, violent crime and drug cartels comes from television, movies and videogames. Don Nelson doesn’t...
August 2, 2013 - 9:42am
August 1, 2013
Book Report: Not a waste to read poet’s letters
Twenty years ago, when I was made book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, I wrote a column in which I described to my readers what kind of books and authors I liked and didn’t care for, so they would know my prejudices from the get-go. In one paragraph, I mentioned...
August 1, 2013 - 10:06am
July 25, 2013
Book Report: Even a grudging reader will like these stories
If you’re a science fiction buff, have I got a book for you to take to the lake.
July 25, 2013 - 3:13pm
July 19, 2013
Hudson mother and daughter team up for writing workshop July 23
Hudson author Natalie Buske Thomas, known for her popular Serena Wilcox Mysteries for adult readers, and daughter Cassandra, also an author,...
July 19, 2013 - 12:03pm