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PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 5/1/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 4/28/17 Town Roads Review
TOWN OF EL PASO: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 5/3/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 3/14/17 Meeting Minutes
Robert A. Gutting, 66
Marland M. Magee, 81
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Gabriel F. Sallander, 36
Jim Wall, 73
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April 26, 2017
Julie Klecker named region's top female business professional
Julie Klecker was named Business and Professional Woman of the Year today. The honor was part of the annual professional women's leadership event...
April 26, 2017 - 4:29pm
April 21, 2017
Body Works to host 5K
Attention runners and walkers! After last year's fantastic attendance, Body Works will be hosting its second annual 5K Fitness Walk and Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 3, at Body Works, 1380 N. Acres Road, Prescott. Proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Prescott Middle School Choir....
April 21, 2017 - 12:07pm
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest in 17 years. The seasonally adjusted rate for March dropped by 3 tenths-of-one-percent from February. A survey of almost 1,000 households estimates that total employment for the month grew by 16,000 --...
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
April 11, 2017
Somerset restaurant rises from the ashes
A year ago at 2:34 p.m. Feb. 15, fire departments from nine communities responded to a fire at 128 Main St. in Somerset, General Sam's Sports...
April 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin still lags in its pace of job creation; semi plows into travel mart; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin continues to lag behind two thirds of the states in its pace of job creation. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Wisconsin had a year-to-year private sector job growth of 1 percent as of last September, with 25,600 jobs created during that 12-month period....
March 10, 2017 - 7:53am
March 7, 2017
VIDEO: Piece by piece, area silos find new homes
Pierce County farms Silos have stood as silent sentries over the rolling farmland of Pierce County for generations. But what happens to them...
March 7, 2017 - 4:07pm
March 2, 2017
Comfort By Design purchases Haley Comfort Systems' Hastings location
Hastings, Minn. Haley Comfort Systems in Hastings, Minn. is undergoing a few changes this month. The Rochester-based company is selling its Hastings...
March 2, 2017 - 5:58pm
February 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Thousands of Wisconsin school students have three day weekends, thanks to a snowstorm that could bring up to 12 inches in the western third of the state by Saturday morning. As of 6 a.m., about 90 of the state's 424 public school districts closed their doors Friday — and some made...
February 24, 2017 - 10:20am
February 8, 2017
Village edges closer to taking over Huppert Water Utility
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth Village Board voted unanimously Monday, Feb. 6, to hire a law firm experienced in dealing with the Public Service Commission to represent the village in preparing a purchase agreement between the village and Ray Huppert Utility, Inc. Boardman & Clark...
February 8, 2017 - 4:19pm
February 3, 2017
Sandbar to host pool tournament
ELMWOOD -- The Sandbar Bar and Grill will host its 10th annual pool tournament Saturday, Feb. 4 at the Elmwood Auditorium. Each team is expected to bring nonperishable food items for the Elmwood Food Pantry. Jode Ottman helped organize the event and said when the tournament first...
February 3, 2017 - 8:48am
February 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
February 1, 2017
Ron Kind column: Standing up for Wisconsin farmers
Those of us in rural Wisconsin know that one of the most important bills for growing our local economy and creating jobs is the Farm Bill, which...
February 1, 2017 - 12:17pm
January 31, 2017
Alleged drunken shooting spree results in arrest
ELMWOOD -- Several gunshots fired on Elmwood’s Main Street in the early morning hours of Friday, Jan. 27 terrified at least one resident and...
News/crime and courts
January 31, 2017 - 12:45pm
January 11, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of headquarters jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 6, 2017
Trump: Toyota faces big tax if it builds Corolla cars for U.S. in Mexico
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday, Jan. 5, targeted Toyota Motor Corp., threatening to impose a hefty fee on the Japanese automaker it if builds its Corolla cars for the U.S. market at a plant in Mexico. "Toyota Motor said will build a new plant in Baja,...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm