Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
Ceremonial groundbreaking kicks off new Red Wing bridge
WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Hager City man acquitted in sex assault trial
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
WIAA D3 baseball: Spring Valley moves on
VIDEO: WIAA D2 baseball: Productive at bats advance Prescott
WIAA D4 baseball: Nine-run fourth advances Plum City
WIAA D2 golf: Nugent on to sectionals
Spring Valley Cardinals
The Busby brothers of River Falls
From Ghana to Plum City
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 6/5/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017-18 Liquor License Application - Big Dog Daddy's
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 2017 Board of Review/ Open Book
SUMMONS: Short Term Financial v. Michelle Savino; Case 17-SC-154
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 6/7/17 Meeting Agenda
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Rodney Timm, 82
Rogjel M. Weber, 55
Gayle A. Korfhage, 76
David J. Gifford, 79
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the Editor
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Letters to the Editor
Real Estate Showcase
Buy Our Photos
November 15, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Assembly wraps-up fall session this morning
MADISON - The Wisconsin State Assembly sent two major bills to Governor Scott Walker during a 12-hour session that ended at 2:10 this morning that included a number of partisan squabbles. The lower house gave final legislative approval to a compromise that limits public access...
November 15, 2013 - 8:34am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Dayton proposes new highway projects
ST. PAUL - Governor Dayton is eyeing ten state highway projects at a cost of $300-million to ease congestion. The governor plans to use money from special borrowing approved by lawmakers last session and conceded to reporters that raising taxes to pay for roads will be a tough...
November 15, 2013 - 8:12am
November 14, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Study indictaes link between gluten and diabetes
ROCHESTER - Mayo Clinic researchers have completed an animal study that seems to show a connection between Type One diabetes and gluten in wheat products. Immunologist Dr. Govin Rajagopalan says the goal of the research was not just to determine if gluten in wheat products leads...
November 14, 2013 - 2:47pm
November 13, 2013
A medieval meet-and-greet
The Ellsworth High School Drama Club presents "Spamalot" this past weekend and this Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Ellsworth High School....
Life/arts and entertainment
November 13, 2013 - 10:35am
November 8, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Gov. Walker says no target date for casino decision
MADISON - Amid expectations of an announcement by the end of the week, Governor Scott Walker says he will not have a target date on a decision for a proposed Kenosha casino. Governor Walker says his administration will spend the appropriate amount of time to make a good decision,...
November 8, 2013 - 4:17pm
New Sylvan Learning Center opens in Ellsworth
The Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce helps to open the new Sylvan Learning Center in Ellsworth with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Center is located...
November 8, 2013 - 11:13am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Grand Rapids man sentenced for stabbing last summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - A Grand Rapids man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for a July stabbing that left the victim seriously injured. Twenty-nine-year-old Joshua Julien pleaded guilty to first-degree assault last month as part of a deal with prosecutors. Julien...
November 8, 2013 - 9:40am
November 7, 2013
Ellsworth schools’ phy ed teachers, Ms. Graber and Ms. Wild, traveled to Waukesha on Oct. 23, where they officially accepted the Wisconsin...
November 7, 2013 - 9:43am
November 6, 2013
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Senate approves bill protecting Indian mascots
A bill making it harder to force Wisconsin public schools to drop Indian team names is on its way to Governor Scott Walker.
November 6, 2013 - 9:49am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: I-35 closed in Chisago County due to fatal crash
The first accumulating snowfall of the season has proven challenging for some drivers. Minnesota State Patrol is on the scene of a fatal crash...
November 6, 2013 - 9:36am
November 5, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Election Day in Minnesota, polls open
Voters in a number of Minnesota communities go to the polls today for municipal elections and/or school district referendums. Thirty-six municipalities have elections, including Duluth, Moorhead and most notably Minneapolis, where about three dozen candidates are vying for mayor....
November 5, 2013 - 10:13am
November 4, 2013
EHS football game set for Friday evening
The Ellsworth High School football team's WIAA Level 3 playoff contest vs. Somerset will take place Friday evening at 7 p.m. at Fuller-Symes...
November 4, 2013 - 10:19am
November 3, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Sky-diving planes collide over Superior
SUPERIOR - Two sky-diving planes collided at Superior last evening, while divers were conducting a tandem jump. Officials said all nine skydivers were either jumping, or getting ready to jump, when the collision occurred around 6 p.m. The planes were 12,000 feet in the air at...
November 3, 2013 - 8:04am
November 1, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Nearly a million in state have food stamps cut
About 900,000 Wisconsinites will get a reduction in their food stamp benefits, starting today. That's because a funding increase from the 2009 stimulus package expires. The American Reinvestment and Recovery Act added $45-billion for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program...
November 1, 2013 - 10:04am
October 29, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Burke, Walker tied in just released poll
MILWAUKEE - A new Marquette University Law School poll released this afternoon shows that Governor Scott Walker is in a tight race with Democrat Mary Burke. Forty-seven percent of the 800 registered voters surveyed are willing to give the Republican Walker a second term when the...
October 29, 2013 - 4:10pm