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Local athletes shed light on the college grind
Inaugural Baseball Bash a success
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Fundraiser at Nilssen's will benefit families
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
It's 40 years for Beldenville Car Show & Swap Meet
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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 8/2/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/27/17 Board of Health Meeting
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 9/25/17, Case No. 17-CV-144, Abrielle Knapmiller
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Ad For Bids- Warner-Walnut St. Reconstruction
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
Alma Neiderhauser, 90
Russ Gunvalson, 93
Michael Freeman, 68
John F. McLaughlin, 46
Kathleen A. Fueker, 75
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Wildside column: Native plants escape correctional center
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
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March 14, 2013
Book Report: Glowing endorsements for new poet
River Falls poet Thomas R. Smith writes that Kristin Laurel's new book of poetry will "burn itself on your memory." Minnesota poet Deborah Keenan...
March 14, 2013 - 9:45am
March 13, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Cars
When I was in grade school (waaaaay back), the greatest rivalry among students was what kind of car their parents drove. Mostly Ford or Chevrolet....
March 13, 2013 - 2:52pm
March 6, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Skiing, then and now
It has been fun following the Gindt family on Facebook, and seeing photos of Brien and Shannon and the three boys, Logen, Landen and Lucas,...
March 6, 2013 - 10:49am
February 27, 2013
Wild Side: Maps help us dream
We look forward to future expeditions, whether it's over the river and through the woods to Grandma's house, a vacation in the tropics, or a...
February 27, 2013 - 2:15pm
February 25, 2013
Book Report: The dirt: Even Puritans didn't always come clean
I have ancestors who came to the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the 17th century, so I'm always on the lookout for books, movies or plays about...
February 25, 2013 - 3:12pm
February 21, 2013
Book Report: Court documents reveal historical truths
I have ancestors who came to the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the seventeenth century, so I'm always on the lookout for books, movies or plays...
February 21, 2013 - 9:44am
February 14, 2013
Book Review: Diary entries sum up tales of rich and famous
"October 27, 1940, Sunday -- Went to chapel all day as usual. Our big meeting next Sunday. Gwilym Rees will be preaching. "October 29, 1940,...
February 14, 2013 - 12:23pm
February 6, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Half Full or Half Empty
People see things so differently, some see a glass of water "half full" and others see it "half empty." We call Wednesday "hump day" because...
February 6, 2013 - 12:54pm
February 1, 2013
Book Report: Going back keeps stories going
Sometimes an author doesn't realize he's got a good thing going and plunges on ahead when he might well have done better had he looked back. Popular...
February 1, 2013 - 8:44am
January 30, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Birthdays ... Just Keep Coming!
I don't like to have any kind of big shin-dig for my birthday; never have. My children know this and respect it. But they don't ignore them...
January 30, 2013 - 12:58pm
January 23, 2013
Book Report: The rise and fall of empires
I met a traveler from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert...Near them, on the sand, Half sunk,...
January 23, 2013 - 2:49pm
Old Cowbelle: Knitted hats and gun control
Last winter, I enjoyed crocheting prayer shawls. I no longer do, enjoy it or do it. Even though I do have a lot of patience, the prayer shawls...
January 23, 2013 - 10:53am
January 17, 2013
Confessions and pointers of a luxury hotel employee
Heads up! We've got a book about heads this week, "Heads in Beds," by Jacob Tomsky (Doubleday, $25.95). But first a brief dissertation on what...
January 17, 2013 - 8:04am
January 16, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Fantasy Land?
Over a week ago, I finally decided that my Christmas tree must go and I reluctantly removed and packed away its ornaments, and made it ready...
January 16, 2013 - 12:08pm
January 11, 2013
Book Report: Railway images take me down the tracks
I often receive books that make me think of old friends and relatives no longer here to enjoy them. Whenever I receive a book by Jerry Apps,...
January 11, 2013 - 9:04am