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Wisconsin roundup: Supreme Court candidates down to Dallet, Screnock; more state news stories
City prepares to make its 'dam' decision
UPDATE: Family of four speaks of watching home go up in flames
Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge
crime and courts
Boys basketball: SV peaking at right time
Prescott onto Bloomer, Ellsworth says goodbye to seniors
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
Cardinals, Brookshaw enter new level of play before playoffs
Ellsworth wrestling: 'We're not done yet.'
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 2/15/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 2/21/18 Meeting Agenda
MEETING CANCELLATION: 2/21/18 Pierce County Solid Waste Mgt Meeting CANCELLED
PIERCE CO. PARKS COMMITTEE: 2/20/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/19/18 Plan Comm. Meeting - Arndt CSM
General Store brings people to Grandma's house
Final voting underway for 'Best of' Awards
Local businesses recognized by PCEDC
VIDEO: Special Recognition Award goes to Randy and Susie Most
Maple syrup producer gets 'sweet' award
Place a Business Announcement
James D. Harelson
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Reverend Robert Charles Landsberger
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ellsworth Fire Department
Bruce M. Weiss
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letters to the editor: Listen to Prescott T-shirt protest; Latest word on Scottie
Country Pastor column: Since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another
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Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
A Wisconsin man who had traveled to Turkey and Syria in 2014 to join the Islamic State militant group has pleaded guilty of attempting to support...
October 21, 2016 - 9:23am
September 6, 2016
UPDATE: Danny Heinrich admits to abduction, killing of Jacob Wetterling
MINNEAPOLIS — Danny Heinrich, the man who led authorities to the remains of Jacob Wetterling, admitted in U.S. District Court Tuesday, Sept....
September 6, 2016 - 1:55pm
Jacob Wetterling suspect Danny Heinrich appearing in court today
MINNEAPOLIS — Danny Heinrich, the man who led authorities to the remains of Jacob Wetterling, is expected to appear in U.S. District Court...
September 6, 2016 - 11:40am
August 29, 2016
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
A Wisconsin man is facing five felony charges for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting two women at gunpoint. Washington County Sheriff’s...
August 29, 2016 - 5:42pm
May 23, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Reported gun shot; lost dog; park blaze; horse spills
Officers responded at 2:21 a.m. Sunday, May 22, to the Harbor Bar, N673 825th St., Hager City, for a report of a man who fired a gun.
May 23, 2016 - 4:26pm
May 10, 2016
PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF's Blotter: Chasing chickens; bully tomcat; woman thrown from car; another woman uses bat on car
A caller reported Monday, May 2, that an owl got stuck in a barbed wire fence at N5476 1245th St. in Prescott. The owl was successfully removed...
May 10, 2016 - 10:08am
April 20, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Missing girl; bloodied customer; copper thieves; nude or not?; and more
A Prescott woman reported Monday, April 11, that her daughter was missing. The girl was picked up elsewhere in Prescott with a man who was arrested...
April 20, 2016 - 10:02am
PC schools net more than $70,000 from class-action lawsuit
PLUM CITY -- Plum City is one of 141 school districts in Wisconsin who will split $4.9 million after a class-action lawsuit against the Wisconsin Education Association Insurance Trust was settled in Dane County Circuit Court, announced April 12. Plum City School District will receive...
April 20, 2016 - 7:55am
April 12, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Men on the run; 'creepy guy;' beer-toting and lost
A caller reported at 10:07 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, that a man ran out into East Elm Street traffic in downtown River Falls.
April 12, 2016 - 9:51am
April 10, 2016
Local agencies low on state corrections spending list
Two western Wisconsin law enforcement agencies rank near the bottom on a list of per-capita corrections spending, according to a tax watchdog group. The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance ranked Pierce County No. 67 of Wisconsin’s 72 counties on per-capita operating spending on corrections....
April 10, 2016 - 11:18am
April 8, 2016
New law makes it easier to report sexual assault in Wisconsin
A new state law will make it easier for victims of sexual assault to report to law enforcement. The Sexual Assault Victim Amnesty Bill, or Assembly Bill 808, was signed into law March 24 by Gov. Scott Walker on the UW-Stevens Point campus.
April 8, 2016 - 4:02pm
April 3, 2016
Hudson man sentenced in multiple cases
A Hudson man facing a slew of charges including criminal property damage and sexual assault was sentenced this month in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Tyler L. Kuhn, 21, was convicted March 16 of felony operating a motor vehicle without owner’s consent, misdemeanor criminal property...
April 3, 2016 - 8:10am
April 2, 2016
Bradley, Kloppenburg are candidates for state Supreme Court
When they go to the polls April 5, Wisconsin voters will elect a justice for the state’s Supreme Court, choosing between Rebecca Bradley, appointed...
April 2, 2016 - 9:02am
March 16, 2016
Man charged after bust at Prescott school-owned building
Methamphetamine and marijuana were allegedly discovered during a police search at a Prescott School District-owned building being rented by an...
March 16, 2016 - 9:35am
March 8, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff’s Blotter: H20 turbulence; sleep-deprived and texting drivers; dog search leads to dope
-- A man at N1788 860th Street in Hager City reported Saturday, March 5, that people from a nearby resort were dumping minnows in his yard and...
March 8, 2016 - 9:36am