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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Dispute leads to fatal stabbing in Wausau
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Plans for iron ore mine in Iron County put on hold
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Walker's speech generates negative reaction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State has bigger budget surplus than forecast
Walker says Act 10 fallout steeled him for global threats; Congress may fast-track carp control efforts; eight more Wisconsin stories
crime and courts
PHS's Stuhl wins state wrestling title, SVE's Hurlburt, Hofacker take second
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild down Avalache 3-1
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Kvapil's race car found after it was stolen in Georgia
County wrestlers place at state tourney
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: U women's hockey team wins playoff game
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids - Guardrails
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 2/26/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 School Board Meeting Agenda
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Joyce I. Christensen, 82
Badri Nahvi Johnson, PhD
Bonnie Irwin, 70
Joyce J. Herbison, 87
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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...
opinion / columns
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, there’s plenty of time left for heat waves.
opinion / editorials
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...
opinion / business
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...
opinion / politics
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...
opinion / government / politics
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