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Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
August 12, 2016
WATCH: Thursday thrills at the fair
ELLSWORTH -- A harrowing start to the Pierce County Fair in the form of a windy thunderstorm didn't dampen spirits Thursday. Thursday afternoon...
August 12, 2016 - 3:51pm
August 11, 2016
Pierce County Fair open despite storm damage
UPDATE -- Pierce County Fair manager Ann Webb posted this update on the fair Facebook page concerning parking: "Parking at the Fairgrounds is...
August 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 10, 2016
Prescott murder trial underway
ELLSWORTH -- The trial of a Prescott woman accused of murdering her boyfriend last year begins this week in Pierce County. Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of Rose Marie Kuehni, the 45-year-old woman who prosecutors say shot Douglas Bailey to death Nov. 22, 2015, at their...
News/crime and courts
August 10, 2016 - 8:25am
August 5, 2016
Leaking valves may drain more than water
ELLSWORTH -- The village of Ellsworth may be facing a hefty price tag to repair leaking water valves along Maple and Main streets -- 25 in all...
August 5, 2016 - 10:44am
August 4, 2016
Low interest rate for new school will save millions
ELLSWORTH -- The new elementary school in Ellsworth has been progressing this summer. The latest step towards construction has been the the securing of financing. On July 21, the bonds for the financing of the school sold at an interest rate of 2.82 percent. A rate of 4 percent was...
August 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
Concerns raised over county road traffic with new proposed ATV routes
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Board was asked to consider the addition of two ATV routes in the towns of Trenton and Hartland by the Pierce County ATV Association at its July 26 meeting. Utility terrain vehicles (UTVs) are included under the definition of ATVs for this ordinance....
August 4, 2016 - 8:41am
Disaster declaration and zoning ordinance under review
ELLSWORTH -- On July 5, Pierce County experienced some extreme weather. The recorded weather included a tornado touchdown, heavy rains, torrential rainfall and flash flooding. This resulted in damage to roads as well as Nugget Lake County Park. During the July 26 Pierce County Board...
August 4, 2016 - 8:39am
August 1, 2016
Ellsworth PD invites neighbors to ‘National Night Out’
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth Police Department will join forces with thousands of communities nationwide 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 in East End...
August 1, 2016 - 3:00pm
Supercross racing is coming to Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH -- High-flying, fast paced dirt bike and ATV racing will be featured as the preview show for this summer’s premier event, the Pierce...
August 1, 2016 - 9:00am
July 31, 2016
Ellsworth man charged in Minnesota underage sex sting
ELLSWORTH -- An Ellsworth man was charged with a felony sex crime in Minnesota, where he is accused of soliciting underage sex. Robert John Thomas,...
News/crime and courts
July 31, 2016 - 10:00am
July 28, 2016
Multi-faceted journalist joins Herald staff
ELLSWORTH -- While she loves the ocean and has studied it in depth, this Hawaiian-born journalist, food blogger, gamer, fashion editor, photographer...
July 28, 2016 - 6:53am
July 26, 2016
Raynee Farrell celebrates 40 years at Bank Mutual
ELLSWORTH -- It’s just another day as Bank Office Manager at Bank Mutual in Ellsworth for Raynee Farrell. “It seems like a blink of an eye...
July 26, 2016 - 8:32am
July 25, 2016
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
ELLSWORTH -- The coveted Best in Show award at the July 24 Beldenville Old Car Club Car Show and Swap Meet went to Diane and Jeff Perkins of...
July 25, 2016 - 2:19pm
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
ELLSWORTH -- Blank Pages, a popular Christian pop rock band based out of Indianapolis, will make a stop in Ellsworth for a one night, open air...
July 25, 2016 - 9:00am
July 23, 2016
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
ELLSWORTH -- Judge James Duvall decided against turning the Pierce County Courthouse into Grand Central Station for a day. Faced with the prospect...
News/crime and courts
July 23, 2016 - 9:00am