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July 1, 2015
The 40th annual Ellsworth Polka Fest kicks off with a free jam session at 7 p.m. July 9 at the Pierce County Fairgrounds, followed by three days of toe-tapping entertainment.
Polka Fest dances through 40 years; popular festival may disband
July 1, 2015 - 3:20pm
June 24, 2015
These little ones sample cheese curds during Ellsworth’s annual Cheese Curd Festival, which kicks off this Friday, June 26. (Submitted photo)
Get your groove on as Cheese Curd festivities kick off Friday
June 24, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 11, 2015
Billy Dodge
Dodge, Anderson being ordained as priests
June 11, 2015 - 8:52am
May 27, 2015
Ptacek's IGA store manager Pat Ptacek was on hand to test out the new Caribou Coffee drive-thru speaker on Wednesday, May 13, the day the new Ptacek's building officially opened. A grand opening celebration is planned the week of May 31-June 6. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
A town’s love for its hometown grocery store
May 27, 2015 - 1:26pm
April 16, 2015
Area FFA members enjoy each other’s company during the National Ag Day Cookout at Ellsworth High School on Friday, April 10: (from left)Jayla Durand ,River Falls FFA member; Abby Leonard; Matt Kortbein, Wisconsin State FFA Treasurer; Rhett Borth, Kelsey Betthauser, Jenna George and Kali Schaar. (Submitted photo by DeAnna Hines)
Saddling up for donkey hoops
April 16, 2015 - 11:18am
January 26, 2015
John Hankes is pictured during a Veterans Day celebration in Hastings in 2013. Hankes will be in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 3 to receive a congressional gold medal for serving with the First Special Service Force in World War II. Star Gazette file photo by Chad Richardson
A long time coming
January 26, 2015 - 9:24am
November 11, 2014
Promoted
November 11, 2014 - 9:38am
October 10, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Mann shot by officer at St. Anthony mobile home park
October 10, 2014 - 5:18pm
September 30, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: CVTC to get Federal grant worth $20 milllion
September 30, 2014 - 9:52am
September 22, 2014
The roar of the lawn tractor engine made some cover their ears.play button
Spring Valley Dam Days Friday revisited
September 22, 2014 - 9:21pm
September 2, 2014
Dave and Pat Geister (Submitted photo)
Historical storyteller at GRRVLC Friday
September 2, 2014 - 10:55am
August 14, 2014
History group plans for Prescott Daze
August 14, 2014 - 10:21am
August 11, 2014
Sue and Neil Gulbranson served as grand marshals for Sunday’s Ellsworth Fire Department parade. They rode the route in a convertible.
Pumped up for parade
August 11, 2014 - 10:28am
The Pierce County Fair announced its Most Admired Senior Citizens Friday morning. Pictured from left to right are Jerry Kosin, Beulah Thompson, Gloria and Gordon Nelson and Fair Coordinator Ann Webb. (Herald photo by Jason Schulte)  play button
Fair names Most Admired Senior Citizens
August 11, 2014 - 9:13am
August 7, 2014
SV Stagehands to present "The Real Inspector Hound" this weekend
August 7, 2014 - 1:43pm