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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Changes in committee workings limit public input
Hunting gunshot victim still hospitalized; few incidents reported
Galloping before gobbling
Prescott police execute another drug bust
Fundraising for memorial playground tops $100,000
crime and courts
Prescott boys win again, MBC openers go badly for county girls' teams
Bad start doesn't keep Plum City boys from beating Elmwood 50-48
STATE SPORTS ROUNDUP: Borland named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Gophers use a strong second half start to defeat Florida State
Boys Basketball: Red Wing makes Border Battle with Ellsworth a blowout
Family claims "Sunshine" has local origin
Holiday concert on Sunday at UWRF
Spring Pond Park lit up for Christmas in Plum City
UWRF annual art scholarship sale
Coloring Contest - click to download
arts and entertainment
George W. Darland, Jr., 78
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Gordon Brahmer, 79
Al Quackenbush, Sr., 67
Arley Jerome Huber, 91
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
Editorial: Put pedestrians first
Affordable Health Care: No one should fall through the cracks
Editorial: How about local control?
It’s not her grandma’s library any more, she says
TOWN OF EL PASO: 12/9/13 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 12/18/13 Hearing - Terry & Tony Roatch Permit
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/16/13 Hearing - Mini-Storage Permit
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: Revised 2014 Spring Election Notice
July 19, 2013
Local families host exchange students through 4-H
As 4-H clubs zero in on local county fair efforts, some members are rapidly expanding their attention to something much larger: international hosting.
life / family
July 19, 2013 - 9:25am
July 3, 2013
Bierbrauer new Freedom Park Director
Jessica Bierbrauer loves the outdoors.
news / business
July 3, 2013 - 1:06pm
June 18, 2013
Panthers in the Woods
The Ellsworth Middle School again offered an outdoor education experience to interested students.
news / education
June 18, 2013 - 10:01am
Nesbitt's finds sweet spot
PRESCOTT--When Leah Nesbitt first heard that Kathy Boos was interested in selling Red Wing Confectionery, she said buying the downtown Red Wing business didn't immediately cross her mind. In fact, Leah, who helps run the family-owned Oasis Eatery at Nesbitt's Nursery near Prescott,...
news / business
June 18, 2013 - 9:55am
June 17, 2013
Plum City students earn Red Cross recognition
In an effort to engage high school students on the life-saving experience of donating blood, the American Red Cross has initiated dual programs designed especially for them.
news / education
June 17, 2013 - 10:19am
June 16, 2013
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic Afton, Minn. The family-friendly event includes food, music, art, vendors and a European-style flea market. For more information, go to...
food / events
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 14, 2013
Pie and ice cream social June 18 at New Centerville
New Centerville United Methodist Church, 36 County Road Y, east of River Falls is hosting a Pie & Ice Cream Social, 5-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June...
food / events
June 14, 2013 - 1:25pm
Lake Pepin Great River Road Car Event Saturday
Car enthusiasts come help us celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the founding of The Great River Road on June 15 by joining us in our first annual progressive car show. Tour the Wisconsin Great River Road along Wisconsin Highway 35 between Bay City, past Maiden Rock, and Stockholm,...
June 14, 2013 - 12:05pm
June 13, 2013
Local teens earn Eagle Scout awards
A pair of Ellsworth teens--one who just graduated and another who is beginning his senior year--was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout June 9 at...
June 13, 2013 - 11:05am
June 12, 2013
ShopKo Hometown coming to Ellsworth
GREEN BAY -- Today (Tuesday) Shopko announced plans to open five new Shopko Hometown stores. The stores, located in Afton, Wyoming, St. Peter, Minnesota and Winneconne, Ellsworth and Tomahawk, Wisconsin, are expected to open in late fall 2013.
news / business /
June 12, 2013 - 3:30pm
Band to kick off Ellsworth's library's concert series
Looking for some wholesome, free, family entertainment this summer? Don't miss the famous Teddy Bear Band performing at the East End Park in Ellsworth on Tuesday, June 18. Bringing a bear is not required, but makes the event so much more fun! So...BYOTB, if possible! The Ellsworth...
education / life
June 12, 2013 - 12:45pm
Summerfest fun in Maiden Rock this Saturday
MAIDEN ROCK--The annual Maiden Rock Summerfest celebration will be held this Saturday, June 15, beginning at 11 a.m. in the Village Park. The party in the park will feature kids' games, a silent auction and prizes drawn all day (must be present to win). A spiffiest car in the park...
June 12, 2013 - 12:22pm
Summerfest pledges plenty of activities Saturday
MAIDEN ROCK--The annual Maiden Rock Summerfest celebration will be held this Saturday beginning at 11 a.m. in the Village Park. The party in the park will feature kids' games, a silent auction and prizes drawn all day (must be present to win). A spiffiest car in the park contest...
June 12, 2013 - 10:29am
June 10, 2013
Buena Farrell Photography to hold Open House Wednesday
Buena Farrell Photography will be holding an open house this Wednesday (June 12) to celebrate her five year anniversary. The open house will be from 3-8 p.m., at 368 W. Main St., Ellsworth. There will be drawings for a free session, free prints and a free canvas. Any questions...
June 10, 2013 - 10:51am
Ellsworth Chamber announces second medallion clue
Prelude Celebrate culture while having some fun Learn more of your neighbors and from where they did come Diversity makes us the nation we...
June 10, 2013 - 9:52am