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UPDATE: No injuries in two-car collision Thursday afternoon
Bringing broadband to rural area a challenge
Athletic association official charged with stealing more than $113,000
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: State had another record cranberry crop in 2013
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Milwaukee police arrests man who got into a gunfight while driving a van with seven children
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers pound Mets, now lead by three games
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Former Twin Knoblauch accused of assaulting his wife
Ellsworth Legion plays in finals of Gopher State League tourney
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins win rubber game of series against Cleveland
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers' lead back up to 2.5 games
Eye Mobile to provide vision screening at the Fair
Pepin County Fair this weekend in Arkansaw
Vacation Bible School next week at Prairie View
Supercross racing coming here next Friday
Fun's not alien to UFO Days this weekend
arts and entertainment
Joan M. Grizzle, 60
Duane Hillstead, 73
Susan L. Myers, 68
Charles Ford, Sr., 86
William L. Stoetzel, 70
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/17/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/22/14 Board Meeting Agenda
FORECLOSURE: Key Comm. Bank v. Ronald J. Brokhausen; Case No. 13-CV-228
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/17/14 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/16/14 REVISED Meeting Agenda
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
June 8, 2013
Kado reflects on 40 years of teaching
Brenda Kado knew what she wanted to be at an early age. "My sister, neighbors and I would play school when we were little, but they would never let me be the teacher because I was the youngest," she said. "Then, I would mumble to myself, 'You just wait -- when I grow up, I WILL be...
education / life
June 8, 2013 - 7:07am
June 6, 2013
Western Wisconsin All-Star Game to be at Spring Valley
SPRING VALLEY - Several prep boys and girls basketball players from Pierce County will take part in the 24th annual Western Wisconsin All-Star...
June 6, 2013 - 12:17pm
June 5, 2013
Vortherms named new Prescott High School principal
PRESCOTT--Prescott High School students will be greeted by a new principal next fall--and a familiar face. At the May regular meeting, the Prescott School Board accepted the recommendation by Superintendent Roger Hulne to appoint Dave Vortherms to the position recently vacated by...
June 5, 2013 - 10:52am
City of Hudson to allow backyard hens
Maybe it was fate. Monday, June 3, was National Egg Day, the spokespersons for Hudson Urban Chickens said at the start of their presentation to the City Council that evening. Half an hour later, members of the group seeking permission to keep laying hens in their backyards erupted...
news / government
June 5, 2013 - 8:17am
June 4, 2013
Hillcrest holds field day
Hillcrest Elementary School held their annual field day for students, Friday, May 31. Parents were invited to come and watch their children playing the many games. Some of the many games played were: Crabwalk Race, Bag Toss, Cone relay, Raging Water, Tug of War, Egg and Spoon.
education / life
June 4, 2013 - 10:07am
June 3, 2013
Plum City student is essay winner
PLUM CITY--Shyla LaPorte, a fifth grade student from Plum City, is the Pierce County winner of the Agriculture in the Classroom essay contest. Wisconsin fourth and fifth graders were asked to write a 100-to-300 word essay with the theme, "Wisconsin farms help me eat a healthy lunch...
education / life
June 3, 2013 - 10:07am
Chamber announces first medallion clue
The Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce released its first Medallion Clue pertaining to the 12th annual Cheese Curd Festival June 28-30.
June 3, 2013 - 9:42am
June 1, 2013
Ellsworth native completes first film
Cordero Roman has spent the last four years studying how to become a screenwriter in Los Angeles, California. Yet, when given the opportunity to make his first film, Roman decided to use a locale far away from Hollywood: His hometown of Ellsworth. "It gave me an excuse to come home,...
June 1, 2013 - 7:43am
Bike ride, car show coming June 15
Have-a-Heart in River Falls is having a charity Bike Ride and Car Show Saturday, June 15, at the Gas Lite, between Ellsworth and Prescott. Bill...
events / health
June 1, 2013 - 5:38am
May 28, 2013
Two juveniles caught in city-wide thefts throughout Prescott
Prescott Police have apprehended two juveniles responsible for a series of thefts from motor vehicles and criminal damage to property incidents...
May 28, 2013 - 9:59am
Memorial Day march
May 28, 2013 - 9:46am
A milestone step
May 28, 2013 - 9:38am
May 27, 2013
Silent leader, Plum City's Von Holtum strives for big goals
PLUM CITY -- Some leaders hold megaphones or stand atop soapboxes, but for one Plum City High School senior silence is golden. Heather Von Holtum, who walked in the Plum City High School graduation ceremony this weekend, has been called a silent leader by teachers and coaches. "Her...
May 27, 2013 - 8:32am
May 24, 2013
'Taste of Tuscany' benefits Ellsworth schools June 7
A special fundraiser event along the banks of the Rush River will raise money to benefit students in the Ellsworth School District. "A Taste of Tuscany" hosted by the Ellsworth Community School District Foundation is Friday, June 7, at Vino in the Valley in rural Ellsworth. The...
education / life
May 24, 2013 - 11:00am
Chevy plays host
May 24, 2013 - 10:36am