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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
April 8, 2013
Schaffhausen witness was collared with two knives near courtroom
A $50,000 cash bond was set Monday afternoon for a witness who allegedly made vague threats toward witnesses and prosecutors in the Aaron Schaffhausen murder trial, currently underway at Hudson. Joseph Aaron Rollag, 31, of Andover, Minn., was arrested by sheriff's deputies Friday...
April 8, 2013 - 2:14pm
October 23, 2012
Power has been restored throughout Ellsworth
A squirrel tripping a power line is believed to have been the cause of the power outage that affected most of Ellsworth Tuesday afternoon. An...
October 23, 2012 - 3:32pm
July 5, 2012
Meyer expected to come home today
A Children's Hospital spokesperson announced Thursday afternoon Scott Meyer is expected to return home today (Thursday) with his family. Bjorn...
July 5, 2012 - 1:07pm
July 4, 2012
THIRD UPDATE: Searcher, dog find missing 5-year-old
PRESCOTT - Officials announced around 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 4, that five-year-old Scott Meyer was found near a bluff about a half mile from...
July 4, 2012 - 9:37am
June 14, 2012
Prescott wins the state title in extra innings
GRAND CHUTE -- Freshman Clay Seifert's single in the bottom of the eighth inning scored Mike Lytle to give Prescott a 4-3 victory over Parkview...
June 14, 2012 - 2:33pm
April 26, 2012
4-26-2012: UPDATE: Woman who caused Delta flight quarantine identified as Red Wing resident
A phone call asking for medical advice for a Red Wing woman returning from Uganda resulted in a two-hour quarantine for Delta flight Thursday...
April 26, 2012 - 6:48pm
September 7, 2011
Accident blocks traffic on I-94 near Hudson
HUDSON - In a notification sent at 8:13 a.m. today (Wednesday) the Wisconsin State Patrol warned that traffic on the westbound lanes of I-94 near the Wisconsin/ Minnesota border is backed up. Crews have cleared an accident scene and all lanes are open again, but traffic is currently...
September 7, 2011 - 8:48am
July 12, 2011
Investigators say morning home fire in Ellsworth a suspected arson
A fire at rental home on 323 N. Grant St. in Ellsworth Tuesday morning is being deemed a suspected arson according to investigators. The Pierce...
July 12, 2011 - 3:13pm
May 16, 2011
UPDATE: Two car accident outside of Ellsworth
A two-car accident occurred Monday afternoon outside of Ellsworth. A 2004 Oldsmobile Alero driven by Gabrielle Ryan, 20, Ellsworth was northbound...
May 16, 2011 - 4:53pm
March 10, 2011
UPDATED: Children in Tuesday head-on identified; investigation continues
Five victims from a a two-vehicle head-on accident just west of River Falls Tuesday continue to recover from their injuries. On Thursday, Pierce...
March 10, 2011 - 10:27am
November 12, 2010
(Update) Winter Storm Watch issued for region
A winter storm watch in effect for the surrounding area from Saturday morning through Sunday. The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities...
November 12, 2010 - 9:38am
Portions of Hwy. 35 to be closed indefinitely
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) has closed State Highway 35 between County Highway E and County Highway QQ until further notice. The reason for this closure is for the safety and structure of the Big River Bridge, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department...
August 12, 2010 - 4:55pm
May 24, 2010
Barn fire in Oak Grove
Firefighters from Prescott and the surrounding area battled a barn fire around 11:15 a.m. this morning at N4259 State Highway 35 in the Town...
May 24, 2010 - 1:52pm
February 23, 2010
652nd Engineer company coming home
The Army Reserve 652nd Engineer Company based out of Ellsworth will be returning home between 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursday. Buses will be coming in on Highway 10 East, escorted by the Village Police, Fire Department and Ambulance Service. They will go up thru town to Maple St. and around...
February 23, 2010 - 3:07pm
February 11, 2010
Attempted burlgaries at Ellsworth businesses
Two Ellsworth businesses were the victims of attempted burglaries Tuesday morning. The Ellsworth Police Department reports they received calls from 63 Diner at 4:16 a.m. and Broz Bar at 10:15 a.m. Ellsworth Police Chief Greg Place said the investigation for both are ongoing and...
February 11, 2010 - 10:29am