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Problem properties may face fines if they don’t shape up
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Former caregiver, 55, sentenced to prison
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries
crime and courts
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
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
WATCH: 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
Norma Jean Eichman, 66
Mary Lou 'Doatsie' Catura, 72
Ruthann Hovde, 84
Lyle A. McGee Jr., 72
Kenneth A. Anderson, 59
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
Kathleen Vinehout column: Have an opinion about your internet connection? Let your voice be heard!
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July 13, 2016
Downburst strikes near Ellsworth Town Hall
Downed trees and minor damage to a structure were reported early Tuesday after storms passed through the Ellsworth area. The National Weather...
July 13, 2016 - 9:55am
July 11, 2016
Slow road to rural broadband continues
ELLSWORTH — State technology officials offered no quick solutions Monday for bringing broadband connections to rural communities, but restated...
July 11, 2016 - 6:35pm
July 8, 2016
Pittman appointed to 2-year County Board term
PIERCE COUNTY -- Melvin Pittman, a longtime former Pierce County Board member, officially rejoined the committee June 28 after being appointed...
July 8, 2016 - 8:41am
July 7, 2016
Long-term capital savings fund given green light
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth School Board established a tentative capital improvement plan stretching to the year 2025 Tuesday, June 28, a requirement in authorizing the formation of a long-term capital improvements trust fund. A recent law passed authorizes school boards to establish...
July 7, 2016 - 1:35pm
July 4, 2016
ELLSWORTH LIBRARY NOTES: Get animated at the library!
ELLSWORTH -- Care to join us for a walk? The Ellsworth Public Library received a Neighborhood Health Connection grant from Allina Health to launch a cooking and walking program for adults called From Apron to Pavement, which runs from July 7 through Aug. 25. Participants are invited...
July 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
County employees facing time off changes
ELLSWORTH -- Pierce County employees paid time off and sick leave is being altered under a proposal which may cost taxpayers more, but save them from issues down the road with federal tax collectors. The resolution, hoping to strike a balance between federal requirements and employee...
July 4, 2016 - 10:00am
July 2, 2016
What’s your collection story?
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR -- The Pierce County Fair Office will continue the collection display that was showcased at last year’s fair. It’s not...
July 2, 2016 - 9:00am
June 29, 2016
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
ELLSWORTH --Kari Jo Milberg, the Centuria woman at the helm of a 2013 auto crash that killed her daughter and two nieces, was acquitted Wednesday...
News/crime and courts
June 29, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 28, 2016
Milberg trial: Facebook activity, inspections scrutinized on Tuesday
ELLSWORTH -- Kari Milberg’s alleged use of the Facebook messaging app on the day her daughter and two nieces were killed in a car crash led to extensive testimony on Day 2 of testimony at the Centuria woman’s trial. Witnesses on Tuesday included Pierce County sheriff’s deputy...
News/crime and courts
June 28, 2016 - 9:05pm
Cheese Curd course challenges runners
ELLSWORTH -- He has won the Cheese Curd 10K three years in a row now, admitting it’s the hardest 10K course he has run.Tim Westmark of Minneapolis...
June 28, 2016 - 1:41pm
June 26, 2016
VIDEO: Cheese Curd Festival 2016
ELLSWORTH -- It was a hot and muggy 15th annual Cheese Curd Festival, but the event drew large crowds in Ellsworth's East End Park June 24-25....
June 26, 2016 - 11:51am
June 23, 2016
Valve leak, water main break fixed in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH -- If you were driving through Ellsworth on Main Street yesterday, you may have seen water spouting up through a manhole in the street near Dairy Queen. Ellsworth Public Works Director Greg Engeset said Thursday afternoon that two water issues in the village were repaired...
June 23, 2016 - 2:14pm
June 22, 2016
EMT worker accused of sexual assault
RIVER FALLS -- Cash bond was set at $15,000 last week for a River Falls man accused of raping a child. Todd O. Freese, 51, was charged with four...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2016 - 1:25pm
Footprint outlined for new elementary school
ELLSWORTH -- The new centrally located elementary school design in Ellsworth is beginning to take shape. Ellsworth School Board members were...
June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
June 21, 2016
Unveiling of revamped Cheese Curd Fest set for June 24-25
ELLSWORTH -- Hand-dipped, deep-fried cheese curds lightly battered in a Sturdiwheat/Maiden Rock Cider mix, rolled in cinnamon and sugar, served...
June 21, 2016 - 8:16am