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PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 5/1/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 4/28/17 Town Roads Review
TOWN OF EL PASO: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 5/3/17 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 3/14/17 Meeting Minutes
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September 26, 2012
Editorial: Jail, roads not child's play
Say Kick-the-Can to anyone over the age of 30, and they will likely tell you story after story of the popular game they played as children. However, Kick-the-Can has a political connotation that isn't fun like a child's game. Twelve years ago, the Pierce County Board of Supervisors...
September 26, 2012 - 9:03am
September 19, 2012
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 agree with the statement for every applicable situation, image does have a lot to do with a state's ability to attract and retain businesses....
September 19, 2012 - 8:15am
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