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PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/27/17 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: Public Notice- Liquor Lic. App., Papa Tronnio's
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/10/17 Bd Minutes
Joyce B. Graham, 82
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Myrtle I. Pechuman, 82
Francis A. Gray, 84
Carl A. Schneider, 54
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October 17, 2013
Cow Belle: Four-Letter-Word ... Snow
This morning on the news, I heard that worrisome four-letter-word … “snow”! I know, I know, if we choose to live in Wisconsin, we’ll have it. The roads here are usually cleared promptly, and we really don’t suffer much. I do remember many, many, many years ago, a snow...
October 17, 2013 - 9:51am
October 10, 2013
Woodworking: Did the wrinkly wrist get it right?
By Dave Wood, columnist My wife is proud of her wrists. They are indeed elegant, but that’s not why she’s proud. It’s...
October 10, 2013 - 12:48pm
October 9, 2013
Cow Belle: Changes, changes
I guess that is what life is all about…changes. Babies are born, old people die, and people pass in and out of our lives constantly. We have to accept these changes, like trees bending in the wind. After 17 1/2 years, our Pastor John Sutherland is moving on, having accepted a...
October 9, 2013 - 2:08pm
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
England’s Edwardian Era is a fascinating one, indeed. It succeed the staid Victorian era and with the death of Victoria around the turn of the century, her aged son Edward VII ascended the throne and a whole new way of life for the English opened up. Well, not for everybody,...
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 9, 2013
Days Gone By: Mystery solved
Kathy Falteisek, widow of the late Roman Falteisek, found this photo of her father-in-law, John Peter Falteisek (died 1963), on the right, and...
August 9, 2013 - 1:12pm
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
Just about the time you think you’ll scream if you’re confronted with another monumental biography, another epic movie, an enigmatic play about T.E. Lawrence, along comes journalist Scott Anderson with a monumental tome, titled “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly...
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
August 1, 2013
Book Report: Not a waste to read poet’s letters
Twenty years ago, when I was made book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, I wrote a column in which I described to my readers what kind of books and authors I liked and didn’t care for, so they would know my prejudices from the get-go. In one paragraph, I mentioned...
August 1, 2013 - 10:06am
July 25, 2013
Book Report: Even a grudging reader will like these stories
If you’re a science fiction buff, have I got a book for you to take to the lake.
July 25, 2013 - 3:13pm
July 24, 2013
Superintendent's Column: Elementary school sites considered
By Barry Cain Ellsworth School Superintendent The Ad Hoc Facilities Committe of the Ellworth School District once again met on July 17 to continue its progress in addressing our district’s facility needs. At this meeting, the committee examined updated...
July 24, 2013 - 10:56am
June 5, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Bird Watching
Some of God's greatest gifts to us, free for the looking, are the colorful birds we see here in Wisconsin. Especially in the spring when many...
June 5, 2013 - 2:37pm
May 30, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Amateur 'Shrink'
Sometimes, don't you think it would be interesting to be a psychiatrist, or a psychic; learn what goes on the minds of people? Fascinating in...
May 30, 2013 - 1:18pm
May 22, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Survival
It was kind of awe inspiring to watch as the very top spire was hoisted into place at the top of the new memorial erected at the site of the...
May 22, 2013 - 3:26pm
May 16, 2013
Book Report: The choice is yours: Lovely poems, exploding tourism
University of Iowa Press has just re-issued a book of poetry by Philip Levine, winner both the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and the National Book...
May 16, 2013 - 4:36pm
May 15, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Graduation - Opening New Doors
High school graduation is the end of one thing and the beginning of many others. It's actually leaving childhood behind and venturing out into...
May 15, 2013 - 1:28pm
May 2, 2013
Old Cowbelle: Sense of humor, necessity
The weeks after Easter have been filled with bad things: the bombing in Boston, the explosion in Texas, the poisoned letters, the Korean threat,...
May 2, 2013 - 9:56am