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Vista Croix moves forward with development plans; Steamboat site may break ground by fall
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Motorcyclist hits ditch, is ejected
Referendum projects take center stage
New county shop enters design phase
crime and courts
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
Volleyball: Welsch, club team place 3rd at nationals
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
Group holds prayer gathering for Prescott police
Flu Mist option not recommended for 2016-17 influenza season
Small town America celebrated at Plum City Summer Festival
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
September 12, 2012
Opinion: Think fresh, healthy food
Whether it's the obesity epidemic in this country or just a desire to become healthier, people are seeking ways to eat better. One idea from...
September 12, 2012 - 8:01am
September 5, 2012
Editorial: Watch out for aid, gift scams
As another school term's on the way, it's not surprising scam artists are poised and ready to take advantage of vulnerable youth, besides naïve...
September 5, 2012 - 8:04am
August 29, 2012
Editorial: Tax pact needs to get done
Earlier this year, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton attended a press event designed to celebrate the passage of federal legislation that would finally allow a new St. Croix River bridge to be constructed. But while making a few comments on the matter at hand, Dayton let something slip...
August 29, 2012 - 8:51am
August 22, 2012
Editorial: A safety 'heads-up' to motorists
How can motorists make this a "Summer of Safety"? The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT) believes the answer's in an array of initiatives....
August 22, 2012 - 8:09am
August 8, 2012
Editorial: Another election's here already
It's been only two months since the last election--the governor's June 5 recall won by incumbent Scott Walker over Tom Barrett. Now, in the...
August 8, 2012 - 8:11am
August 1, 2012
Editorial: Make going to fair a must
It's county fair time again--time to enjoy "The Best Four Days of Summer," as this year's fair bills itself. People from throughout Pierce County...
August 1, 2012 - 8:58am
July 25, 2012
Editorial: Take it cool, save water in heat
It's summer time and the livin' is easy. That's the case except when unscrupulous parties try to take advantage of people whose judgment may...
July 25, 2012 - 2:01pm
July 11, 2012
Editorial: Rescue set stage for amazing 4th
Anyone not touched by the missing child drama that unfolded south of Prescott last Tuesday into Wednesday could only have a heart of stone. Hats...
July 11, 2012 - 8:52am
June 27, 2012
Editorial: Be safe when swimming
Tragic accidents happen quickly. Drowning often occurs with many people, including adults, in and around swimming pools and beaches. Recent research...
June 27, 2012 - 9:03am
June 20, 2012
Editorial: Beware of grandparent, debt scams
The scammers are out in full force and the public needs to be aware of them on a couple of fronts. Whenever college students are away, scammers...
June 20, 2012 - 9:08am
June 13, 2012
Editorial: Dispose of meds properly
Seems like the theft and improper use of prescription medications is on the rise in Western Wisconsin.
June 13, 2012 - 3:19pm
June 6, 2012
Editorial: Dairy initiative attainable goal
Establishing goals is a good idea whenever there's a desire to get ahead. June Dairy Month is the perfect time for anyone interested in Wisconsin...
June 6, 2012 - 9:07am
May 30, 2012
Editorial: Don't fall prey to scammers
Scamming knows no season. Whenever people have money and are vulnerable, scammers are prepared to make them victims. The Wisconsin Better Business...
May 30, 2012 - 11:22am
May 23, 2012
Editorial: Memorial Day: Take time to honor veterans
Memorial Day is the day that Americans have set aside to remember those who gave their lives so that our country might live. Americans, who...
May 23, 2012 - 8:44am
May 16, 2012
Editorial: Open Public records: Check before saying no
Late last month, the Herald was told that names, ages and addresses of those involved in accidents and other law-enforcement incidents would no longer be made public. The edict came from Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove. This position was affirmed by Pierce County Corporation Counsel...
May 16, 2012 - 8:50am