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Spring Valley water rates up 64%
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
Pierce County Criminal Court briefs
Prescott Police blotter March 1-12
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-56, Dominic Johnson
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 4/3/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/3/17 Board Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-53, Elisha Fahs
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
December 23, 2016
POLL: You be the judge: Staff picks for favorite Christmas movie
The Pierce County Herald newsroom picked their top Christmas movies — which is your favorite?
Life/arts and entertainment
December 23, 2016 - 5:02pm
July 17, 2014
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
--Ina Murray, columnist Yes, I am rich. Not in the way most people consider rich, with a huge bank account and posh living conditions. I am rich in other ways. At the moment, I am sitting at my dining room table that is covered with a lavender lunch cloth. A beautiful...
July 17, 2014 - 12:36pm
August 28, 2013
Editorial: Know how to cope with heat
“The Heat Is On” might seem like a song more appropriate for the height of the summer season, but with this year’s extreme weather swings,...
August 28, 2013 - 1:29pm
April 24, 2013
Editorial: State's business image on rise
In a classic television commercial from the 1990s, former tennis star Andre Aggasi proclaimed "Image is everything." While we wouldn't necessarily...
April 24, 2013 - 2:20pm
February 25, 2013
Editorial: Bill not in public's best interest
We are concerned--as every citizen should be--about a draft bill that may soon be considered by the Wisconsin Assembly. The bill was introduced by Rep.
February 25, 2013 - 12:26pm
October 20, 2010
Editorial: Tune in before making your choices Nov. 2
The fall elections are less than two weeks away. Turn on TV and mud-slinging attack ads are everywhere. It's hard to tune them out, and most have nothing to do with Pierce County and western Wisconsin. That doesn't mean, however, that local voters have nothing to decide. We do. Starting...
October 20, 2010 - 9:48am
March 30, 2010
Editorial: Ending the program to save it
Another season, another losing record. Another season, another head coach. Another season and the infighting continues. The play on the hardwood...
March 30, 2010 - 2:35pm
December 22, 2009
Letter: President's classified all, except as equal, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Have you heard both parties complaining that campaign promises were broken? In defense of the president, I have to think that many were not hearing what was said. Remember "Joe the plumber"? Candidate Obama told Joe "It's not that I want to punish your success; I just...
December 22, 2009 - 12:24pm
December 16, 2009
Editorial: Conquer winter driving challenges
Winter's impact on roads can stretch the skills of even the most experienced driver. An onslaught of ice, snow and limited visibility adds to the challenges people behind-the-wheel otherwise face. The Wisconsin State Patrol advises taking precautions and exercising patience to arrive...
December 16, 2009 - 10:30am
December 2, 2009
Business omitted from recognition by school foundation, she says
TO THE EDITOR: The Ellsworth Community School District Foundation regrets the omission of a very special donation for the cabinets that were unveiled on Nov. 12 at the Ellsworth Community High School. We wish to acknowledge the generosity of Hager City Glass Company owners Cory and...
December 2, 2009 - 2:13pm
October 28, 2009
Letter: They commend board for communications opportunity
TO THE EDITOR: On Oct.
October 28, 2009 - 8:42am
March 20, 2008
Editorial: Keep up school dialogue
In a communitywide survey, Ellsworth school officials tapped district residents for feedback about the schools' future direction and now it's time for them to respond to the issues which have been raised. After getting survey results (over 450 people gave input), the local school...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am
January 31, 2008
Editorial: New way to notify
Quick response is especially important in an emergency. Quick notification has come to be expected when there are new developments about most anything. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is continuing to serve the public interest by introducing an emergency notification system...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am