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Wisconsin roundup: Capitol streaker may have been drunk; one-quarter of Milwaukee's 911 calls not emergencies; 12 more state news stories
U.S. Supreme Court to hear town of Troy case in March
UPDATE: 'I would not have expected this,' murder suspect's landlord says
Playground meeting set to gather ideas
Prison ordered for New Richmond church burglar
crime and courts
MBC boys basketball: Benson's near triple-double paces Ellsworth
Block honored for distinguished service
WIAA boys basketball: Playoff brackets released
Ellsworth wrestling: Panthers 'embrace' target
MBC boys basketball: Brookshaw, Murphy carry Cards
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Connie Moga, 91
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
August 22, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Computer glitch shuts down NASDAQ trading
NEW YORK CITY - A technical glitch is to blame for a three-hour blackout on the NASDAQ stock exchange today, causing headaches for some Wisconsin traders. Officials say the outage occurred sometime before 12:30 this afternoon, it was back up and running just before 2:30. One Wisconsin...
August 22, 2013 - 3:33pm
August 19, 2013
Letter from Rep. Petryk: Back to School time
The time is quickly approaching when Wisconsin’s students will return to school.
August 19, 2013 - 12:03pm
August 18, 2013
EHS Class of '49, '50 to hold reunion
The Ellsworth High School Classes of 1949 and 1950 will hold their annual get together Friday, Aug. 23 at The Bluffs Bar and Grill in Hager City.
August 18, 2013 - 10:07am
August 15, 2013
WISCONSIN STATE NEWS BRIEFS: List of schools taking part in voucher program released
MADISON - The state’s education agency today announced the 25 private school systems throughout Wisconsin that can take part in the newly-expanded voucher program. Forty-eight systems originally expressed an interest is admitting low-income students with state-funded vouchers...
August 15, 2013 - 4:23pm
August 8, 2013
UWRF gains Midwestern recognition
UW-River Falls is one of the best colleges in the Midwest, according to the nationally known education services company, The Princeton Revie...
August 8, 2013 - 10:10am
August 6, 2013
Professor takes aim at “Common Core” in education
Dr. Duke Pesta, professor of English at UW-Oshkosh, will discuss the “Common Core State Standards Initiatives” program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at Kilkarney Hills Golf Course in River Falls. Pesta will go over the ongoing...
August 6, 2013 - 3:52pm
August 5, 2013
DARE vehicle wins first place at conference
The Pierce County Sheriff’s D.A.R.E. vehicle has been a big hit locally since it debuted in 2011.
News/crime and courts
August 5, 2013 - 10:15am
August 2, 2013
Hubbers, school, village team on Young Field upgrade
A local recreation facility that’s been good could be better. That’s the feeling among officials of two government agencies and an organization...
August 2, 2013 - 5:10pm
Losing a son: the grief never goes away
Bryan Aumann would have graduated with the HHS Class of 2013. At this year's baccalaureate ceremony, his parents were presented with an honorary...
News/crime and courts
August 2, 2013 - 9:54am
July 31, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Footville farmer's Holstein has triplets
FOOTVILLE - A Wisconsin dairy farmer got quite the surprise from a pregnant Holstein cow on Friday… triplets. Steve Case, of Footville, says in his 33 years of farming, it’s the first time he’s had triplets. Experts say the odds of a cow giving birth to triplets are about...
July 31, 2013 - 5:35pm
July 30, 2013
WISCONSIN STATE NEWS BRIEFS: Kevin Reilly announces his departure as UW System President
MADISON - University of Wisconsin President Kevin Reilly has announced that he’s leaving his post. The Wisconsin State Journal reported late this morning that he would step down. The Madison paper said Reilly told senior UW System officials in recent days that he’s leaving....
July 30, 2013 - 3:26pm
July 24, 2013
Superintendent's Column: Elementary school sites considered
By Barry Cain Ellsworth School Superintendent The Ad Hoc Facilities Committe of the Ellworth School District once again met on July 17 to continue its progress in addressing our district’s facility needs. At this meeting, the committee examined updated...
July 24, 2013 - 10:56am
Co-op sponsors students to Youth Leadership Conference
Local high school juniors and seniors were among about 130 teens from Wisconsin who participated in the 50th Youth Leadership Congress (YLC)...
July 24, 2013 - 10:52am
July 17, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Secretary of Education visited Minnesota to tout early learning
Governor Mark Dayton joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan in Bloomington yesterday for a town hall forum focused on early learning....
July 17, 2013 - 9:23am
July 12, 2013
Turner wins internship in community health
The Wisconsin Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) system has selected Chelsey Turner to receive a competitive summer internship in community health at the Polk County Health Department.
July 12, 2013 - 2:29pm