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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Kyra Hayes, 16
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
August 31, 2016
Tax levy and mill rate increases projected
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth Community School District taxpayers would see an increased total school levy and mill rate in the proposed 2016-2017 budget as presented at the Aug. 29 annual school board meeting. The plan calls for a total school levy of $10,022,338, which would be about $915,000...
August 31, 2016 - 3:09pm
August 30, 2016
Pierce food pantry has a new home
ELLSWORTH -- The Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County signed a three-year lease on a new Ellsworth food pantry location, which will open...
August 30, 2016 - 2:43pm
EDITORIAL (Aug. 10, 2016): The all county reunion is here: the Pierce County Fair
It’s finally here: the Pierce County Fair! The Herald staff looks forward to this week each year. It’s a chance to chat with people at our booth in the Round Barn, meet 4-H and Open Class exhibitors, watch local talent, observe the crowds enjoying the carnival and of course, decide...
August 30, 2016 - 11:30am
August 25, 2016
New staff gear up for new year
The Ellsworth School District will welcome 14 new staff members this 2016-17 school year. The Herald asked them to complete a survey in order...
August 25, 2016 - 3:04pm
UPDATE: Fire destroys pole shed at horse stable
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A pole shed was deemed a total loss after a fire broke out at Hidden Hills Stable Wednesday shortly after 3 p.m. Ellsworth...
August 25, 2016 - 11:14am
August 24, 2016
Local auctioneer inducted into National Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame
ELLSWORTH -- “Mr. Hines, it is our pleasure to welcome you into a unique group of men and women,” said Benny Fisher during the Aug. 4 induction...
August 24, 2016 - 1:24pm
August 22, 2016
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
ELLSWORTH -- Three senior citizens were honored as the 2016 Most Admired Citizens at this year’s Pierce County Fair: Carl Pechacek, of Ellsworth,...
August 22, 2016 - 12:36pm
August 19, 2016
Ellsworth woman charged with threat to officer
ELLSWORTH -- An Ellsworth woman who became upset in the Pierce County Jail lobby after her effort to discuss her eviction with an officer was...
News/crime and courts
August 19, 2016 - 3:25pm
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
ELLSWORTH -- The 133rd annual Pierce County Fair 2016 officially ended Sunday, Aug. 14. The theme this year was “going for the gold,” in...
August 19, 2016 - 10:05am
August 18, 2016
After year without, K-9 returns to sheriff’s department
ELLSWORTH -- The K-9 unit is about to become a reality again at the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office. Just a few days after marking the one-year...
August 18, 2016 - 1:39pm
August 16, 2016
VIDEO: Sunday at the Pierce County Fair winds down
ELLSWORTH -- Sunday brought gorgeous weather to the finale of the Pierce County Fair Aug. 14. Events that day centered around a Salute to Veterans...
August 16, 2016 - 11:25am
August 15, 2016
WATCH: Kuehni testifies in homicide case
ELLSWORTH -- Rose Marie Kuehni testified Monday that she shot her boyfriend to death last year with a shotgun she kept loaded in her bedroom...
News/crime and courts
August 15, 2016 - 8:20pm
Are students ready for life after school?
ELLSWORTH -- Are students these days ready for the real world when they graduate high school/college? Do they know how to balance a checkbook,...
August 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
August 14, 2016
Prosecution rests in Prescott homicide trial: Defense to present evidence next week
ELLSWORTH -- After three days of testimony from investigators and experts, prosecution rested its case against the Prescott woman accused of...
News/crime and courts
August 14, 2016 - 9:06am
August 13, 2016
National traveler Lee the Horselogger makes stop in Ellsworth
Lee the Horselogger has been in the news a lot. It’s a part of the nature of the path he’s chosen, it makes people curious. In 2006, Lee,...
August 13, 2016 - 6:00am