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Prairie View holds holiday program
County jail talks: Expert advice sought
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Bankers are bullish on 2015, farmers, less so
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Supporters of Milwaukee man killed by police, take protest to Chicago
Prescott student has eyes for art
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Antetokounmpo is the only Milwaukee player to appear on all-star voting results
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T-Wolves at Denver this evening
Ellsworth wrestlers still hold top spot in Division 2, SVE moves up to No. 3
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U gridders leave for Orlando, Citrus Bowl today
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packer linemen face challenge of Detroit's Suh
Ellsworth Lions Club donates to Gift Box
Participate in our holiday coloring contest
Prescott UCC hosts Bethlehem Peace Light
Cottage Grove soldier returns to surprise sister before Christmas
Santa and his helper in Plum City
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Permit
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
Larry W. Eckhoff, 79
Pastor Carson R. Timblin, age 79
Clarence L. Pittman, 96
Terry Elizabeth Young, 62
Tina Dallman, 49
Get Out! Deals
February 3, 2012
Baseball Bash Feb. 11 at Kilkarney
The inaugural River Falls Baseball Bash, a celebration of two state champion baseball teams and the kickoff to the Community Ballpark Project,...
sports / news
February 3, 2012 - 2:23pm
December 8, 2011
Bird among volunteers trained for hospice
SPRING VALLEY--Thirteen residents from Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties completed hospice volunteer training for ADORAY Hospice. Included was Kaye Bird of Spring Valley. The October graduates met in Baldwin to receive two days of specialized training on hospice care and end-of-life...
news / outdoors / health / education
December 8, 2011 - 2:53pm
January 16, 2011
Bay City youths meet Viking
Two Bay City youths got an opportunity to meet a current Minnesota Viking thanks to selling popcorn. Dalton Huppert and John Flynn finished in the top 10 of 15,000 boys in the Northern Star Council Cub Scouts. Their reward was meeting offensive tackle Phil Loadholt Dec. 18 at a Cub...
January 16, 2011 - 7:28am
December 18, 2010
Hudson bell-ringer to hold another marathon session
HUDSON - For the fifth year in a row, a Hudson woman will go on a bell-ringing marathon for the Salvation Army. Last year was the first time...
December 18, 2010 - 11:13am
December 7, 2010
Local band makes 'Battle' finals
"Them Pesky Kids" won the annual Battle of the Bands Nov. 27 at Treasure Island Resort and Casino near Red Wing. The band from Ellsworth was one of six finalists selected by online voters based on a video performance. Members of the trio are Brian Waterman, Brian Hollenbeck and Mark...
December 7, 2010 - 11:10am
April 28, 2009
A Rush to get it cleaned-up
April 28, 2009 - 4:09pm
April 22, 2009
Arbor Day celebration Thursday in Prescott
PRESCOTT -- The public is invited to Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services' fifth annual Arbor Day community tree planting event from 1-2 p.m. this Thursday at Freedom Park in Prescott. Guests will include fourth grade students from St. Joseph's School in Prescott. Activities will consist...
April 22, 2009 - 3:44pm
Third annual Freedom Run to be held April 29
PRESCOTT -- The third annual Freedom Run, benefiting the butterfly garden at Freedom Park, will be held from 1:45-2:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 29, in Prescott. All Prescott school children in grades four to six will again run/walk to raise money for the completion of the butterfly...
April 22, 2009 - 3:43pm
ADRC open house May 8
An open house will be held Friday, May 8, from 1 to 4 p.m. at ADRC of Pierce County (Aging and Disability Resource Center) in the Pierce County Office Building, 412 W. Kinne St., Ellsworth (basement level, enter from east parking lot). The public is invited to see the new office...
April 22, 2009 - 10:40am
Klaas-Jonas pool events
Ellsworth Triathlon The pool and Fitness Influence are hosting the first annual triathlon on Sunday, June 14. The triathlon is $30 for individuals and $45 for teams. It includes 1/4 swim, 14-mile bike and 2.5-mile run. For more information, check out the pool's website and mail in...
April 22, 2009 - 10:36am
Alice in Dairyland coming to Flat Pennies
BAY CITY -- Ashley Huibregtse, Wisconsin's Alice in Dairyland, will visit Flat Pennies Ice Cream from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, in Bay City. Alice in Dairyland serves as the agricultural ambassador for Wisconsin. As Alice, Huibregtse will travel nearly 40,000 miles throughout...
April 22, 2009 - 10:29am
Community garden holds initial event Wednesday
PRESCOTT -- The Borner Farm Project, a group devoted to bringing a community garden to Prescott, will have its first kick-off event from 6-8...
April 22, 2009 - 10:25am
MASTER GARDENERS will hear Heidi Doering, Master Gardener and plant manager with Syngenta, discuss colorful groupings of plants to include in mixed combination planters at the Thursday, April 23, meeting at the River Falls Public Library starting at 6:45 p.m., with the speaker at...
April 22, 2009 - 9:09am
April 21, 2009
the Scene Calendar, April 24 - 27
Friday April 24 Steak Dinner Fundraiser Northwestern Lodge will serve a steak dinner to raise money for their scholarship fund on Friday, April 24, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, located on the corner of Orange and Court streets in Prescott. Public invited. Bird Banding Carpenter...
April 21, 2009 - 3:48pm
April 15, 2009
Stockwell teams with CMN at open house this weekend
Jason Stockwell, Ellsworth native and RE/MAX Results realtor, is donating $1 per pancake breakfast served at the S&S Sugar Bush Annual Open House this weekend to Children's Miracle Network (CMN). The event is expected to serve approximately 1,200 pancake breakfasts Friday-Sunday...
April 15, 2009 - 9:45pm