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Pierce County Herald
Resignations follow sexual misconduct in Glenwood City, sheriff’s office
Owner of Baldwin clinic agrees to more than four years in prison
Prescott Food Pantry eyes new location; application sent back to Planning Commission
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
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
June 21, 2016
Rockin’ on the river at Summerfest; mural contest winner announced
MAIDEN ROCK -- Residents and visitors of Maiden Rock are enjoying new and artful additions to their scenic river town this summer: four temporary...
June 21, 2016 - 11:49am
March 9, 2016
Cheese Curd Festival revamp in the works
ELLSWORTH VILLAGE BOARD -- This year’s Cheese Curd Festival is getting a bit of a makeover. Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce executive director...
March 9, 2016 - 1:38pm
February 10, 2016
This veteran gets special honor at senior care facility
RIVER FALLS -- There are many veterans in the United States, and many in the area. Deb Schwisow, Our House Senior Living residence director,...
February 10, 2016 - 11:42am
October 14, 2015
Coming full circle: New cross built from original church beam
For more than 70 years, a beam from the former Spring Lake Lutheran Church, which was destroyed by tornado June 13, 1930, was waiting to be rediscovered...
October 14, 2015 - 12:08pm
September 30, 2015
‘Best birthday’ ever
Many of us have dreamed of meeting our favorite star. Usually, that dream stays a dream. But earlier this month, local girls Haley Graetz,...
September 30, 2015 - 1:18pm
September 24, 2015
Homecoming: Spring Valley Superhero Style
The Spring Valley Homecoming Parade took place Friday, Sept. 18. Following is a photo gallery from that event.
September 24, 2015 - 10:12am
September 23, 2015
Spring Valley Dam Days delights
Spring Valley Dam Days 2015 was held Sept. 18-20. Following is a photo gallery of Dam Days festivities, including the Miss Spring Valley...
September 23, 2015 - 3:23pm
September 9, 2015
Coming together for Dam Days
The 48th annual Spring Valley Dam Days has a full roster of events scheduled for Sept. 18-20 Take a peek at the offerings here: Friday, Sept. 18 Red Cross Blood Drive from 12- 6 p.m. at the Spring Valley Fire Hall (S407 Newman Ave.) Food stands open...
September 9, 2015 - 3:25pm
August 19, 2015
El Paso Days celebrates logging industry
This year marks the 29th annual celebration of El Paso Days, set for Aug. 21-23. The long-running celebration will honor the area’s logging industry, which according to El Paso Community Club president Merlin Blaisdell is a rich part of the community’s history. “There has...
August 19, 2015 - 2:52pm
It was an applause-worthy parade
The Ellsworth Fire Department Parade took place at 2 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 16. Here are some photos from the popular parade that marched down Grant...
August 19, 2015 - 2:14pm
July 1, 2015
Polka Fest dances through 40 years; popular festival may disband
Toes will soon be tapping, tubas “oompa-ing” and skirts swirling for the 40th annual Ellsworth Polka Fest, set for July 10-12 at the Pierce...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 1, 2015 - 3:20pm
June 24, 2015
Get your groove on as Cheese Curd festivities kick off Friday
Ellsworth’s 14th annual Cheese Curd Festival gets underway in East End Park this upcoming weekend, with festivities kicking off Friday, June...
June 24, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 11, 2015
Dodge, Anderson being ordained as priests
Two area men are being ordained as Catholic priests and one of them will conduct his first Mass at St. Mary’s Big River Catholic Church, between...
June 11, 2015 - 8:52am
May 27, 2015
A town’s love for its hometown grocery store
PRESCOTT -- In four generations Ptacek’s IGA has grown from a small, hometown meat market since its inception 103 years ago to a successful...
May 27, 2015 - 1:26pm
April 16, 2015
Saddling up for donkey hoops
Donkey Basketball was a hit on Friday, April 10 at Ellsworth High School as part of the FFA National Ag Day Cookout and Appreciation Night cookout. ...
April 16, 2015 - 11:18am