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Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Kyra Hayes, 16
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
August 26, 2015
Two from Prescott injured in town of Troy crash
Alcohol was believed to be a factor in a Thursday crash in the town of Troy that left four people hospitalized -- two of whom were seriously...
August 26, 2015 - 2:06pm
August 17, 2015
Two from Ellsworth injured in motorcycle crash
Two people were hospitalized with injuries Saturday after the motorcycle they were riding crashed in rural Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said the motorcycle, driven by Kerry Dolan of Ellsworth, was on County Road BB north of 750th Avenue in the town of Gilman...
August 17, 2015 - 8:07am
August 14, 2015
UPDATE: Hager City crash victim in 'good' condition
A Twin Cities man was airlifted from the scene of a head-on crash Thursday outside Hager City. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said Jacob Connelly, 26, Arden Hills, was flown by North AirCare helicopter following a crash at Highway 35 and County Road V-V in the town of Trenton....
August 14, 2015 - 7:49am
August 3, 2015
Plum City man hospitalized after lawnmower vs. vehicle crash
A Plum City man was injured Saturday after the lawnmower he was riding collided with a vehicle. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called at 2:35 p.m. to Plum City for the crash. According to sheriff’s department news release, the lawnmower -- operated by 63-year-old...
August 3, 2015 - 7:36am
July 20, 2015
UPDATE: Female crash victim in fair condition at Regions
Two people were hospitalized after separate auto crashes last weekend in Pierce County. The first crash -- at Highway 10 near Dexter Street in the town of Oak Grove -- left Ellsworth resident McKayla Jo Helene Kuss hospitalized at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Pierce County...
July 20, 2015 - 8:26am
July 13, 2015
Minnesota man injured in motorcycle crash
A Twin Cities man was injured Saturday after his motorcycle crashed in rural Prescott. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded at 12:31 p.m. for a crash at County Road QQ and 550th Avenue in the town of Oak Grove. Deputies learned driver Mark...
July 13, 2015 - 1:46pm
June 19, 2015
Plum City man injured in town of Martell crash
A Pierce County man was hospitalized Friday morning after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 63 in the town of Martell. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the victim, 28-year-old Joshua Larson, was on Highway 63 near 850th Avenue at 6:35 a.m. when he lost control...
June 19, 2015 - 11:30am
June 3, 2015
Elmwood teen listed in fair condition after semi vs. car crash
UPDATE -- A 16-year-old Elmwood High School student was listed in fair condition at 3:30 p.m. at Regions Hospital after being airlifted there yesterday after a semi vs. car crash in Plum City. Addysen R. E. Welch was a passenger in a car struck by a semi Tuesday at 4:22 p.m. at...
June 3, 2015 - 3:52pm
May 26, 2015
Beldenville man sentenced in 2014 auto fatality case
ELLSWORTH -- The Beldenville man responsible for a 2014 driving incident that took the life of his friend was sentenced Tuesday to six months...
May 26, 2015 - 4:48pm
March 23, 2015
Drivers ID'd in Pierce County crash
Authorities on Monday identified the drivers in a two-vehicle Town of Martell wreck that left one man hospitalized. The injured man, identified...
March 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2015
Former Elmwood resident killed in Town of Baldwin crash
An Amery man was killed Saturday after the car he was driving vaulted into a field and rolled several times in the Town of Baldwin. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Oscar Flores-Saldivar, 35, the driver and sole occupant of a 2002 Kia Spectra that...
March 16, 2015 - 8:01am
February 3, 2014
UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal train vs. truck crash
One person is dead after a train vs. truck crash just east of Roberts on Monday, Feb. 3. Benjamin C. Morgan, 53, of Hudson, was killed when...
February 3, 2014 - 11:24am
April 18, 2010
UPDATE: Minnesota woman killed in Pierce County crash
The passenger on a motorcycle struck by a car late Saturday morning in Western Pierce County died hours after the crash. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department, the operator of the motorcycle, William G. Sobania, 48, of Oakdale, Minn., was traveling north on Hwy. 35...
April 18, 2010 - 8:42pm
October 15, 2009
Federal panel releases findings on 2007 fatal crash of medical plane near Milwaukee
On Wednesday, a federal panel blamed a number of things for the 2007 crash of a medical plane in Lake Michigan near Milwaukee, in which six people were killed. The National Transportation Safety Board said captain Bill Serra and first officer Dennis Hoyes should have reduced their...
October 15, 2009 - 9:00am
September 2, 2009
UPDATE: Pepin man dies in accident
A 47-year-old Pepin man died Wednesday afternoon when the Jeep he was riding went off the highway and landed on the railroad tracks. Steven...
September 2, 2009 - 3:58pm