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UPDATE: Fire destroys pole shed at horse stable
Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
Judge agrees to December trial for Nunez
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Local auctioneer inducted into National Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame
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
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
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
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
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ellsworth school district
June 22, 2016
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 16, 2016
Construction to start on Ellsworth tennis courts
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth will soon have a brand new set of tennis courts at Summit Hill Park. The Ellsworth Village Board approved a bid for the tennis courts during a regular meeting on June 6. The bid includes a total cost of $243,803.40 from Menomonie-based Pember Companies, Inc.,...
June 16, 2016 - 7:21am
May 11, 2016
School project surveying beginning at new centralized site
ELLSWORTH -- Surveying has begun for the new centralized elementary school project, with a groundbreaking scheduled in late August or September,...
May 11, 2016 - 10:13am
February 10, 2016
Maintenance projects’ refinancing approved; Referendum info sessions coming
ELLSWORTH -- Refinancing maintenance projects recently done in the interest of energy efficiency was approved by the Ellsworth School Board Monday. A resolution authorizing the issuance and sale of approximately $4,235,000 note anticipation notes related to the projects was accepted....
February 10, 2016 - 10:30am
January 20, 2016
Plans in works for new tennis courts
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth High School tennis teams have not played a home match in years due to the deteriorating condition of the tennis courts located at Summit Hill Park.However, relief may be on the way. Thanks to a potential grant from the United States Tennis Association (USTA),...
January 20, 2016 - 11:50am
January 13, 2016
Single-school plan for $31.9 million up for vote
Issuing bonds and holding a referendum for the proposed construction of a new elementary school were approved by the Ellsworth School Board Monday. The bonds are to be in an amount not to exceed $31.9 million. The school would contain 4-year-old kindergarten through fifth grade, along...
January 13, 2016 - 1:09pm
January 6, 2016
Facts, figures on elementary school solutions presented
Ellsworth School District residents heard cost and size information, and viewed concept plans, as the process toward a proposed facilities referendum...
January 6, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 24, 2015
Ellsworth School District referendum decision timeline set
ELLSWORTH -- A timeline for meetings toward finalizing a facilities referendum was established by the Ellsworth School Board early last week. The view expressed by several board members was to get the meetings underway soon if such a referendum is to be held this spring. Superintendent...
December 24, 2015 - 10:54am
December 22, 2015
Nature center’s come long way in two years
HAGER CITY -- What began with one trail back when Bill Fuller was school principal has evolved into a full-fledged nature center at Prairie View...
December 22, 2015 - 3:27pm
Public input on facilities referendum is Tuesday
ELLSWORTH -- Any Ellsworth School District resident interested in plans for a facilities referendum next spring is encouraged to attend a special school board informational meeting next Tuesday. The facilities process meeting at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 29 in the high school cafetorium will...
December 22, 2015 - 3:22pm
December 16, 2015
Visiting students call Germany, Georgia, Italy, Bangladesh home
ELLSWORTH -- The six foreign exchange students at Ellsworth High School this school year may be far away from home, but have some lofty goals...
December 16, 2015 - 10:03am
November 24, 2015
Facility referendum survey inconclusive
Results of a district-wide phone survey last month addressing elementary facility improvement options proved inconclusive, Ellsworth School Board...
November 24, 2015 - 9:44am
November 10, 2015
Ahead of the curve on kids’ mental health issues
Many teachers today describe themselves as teachers/social workers. One children’s therapist described schools as triage centers for children’s...
November 10, 2015 - 3:06pm
Ellsworth Gift Box: ‘It’s all worth it’
Ellsworth High School seniors Bailee Bach and Jessica Grubish learned a thing or two while helping coordinate the Ellsworth Gift Box program...
November 10, 2015 - 1:23pm
November 4, 2015
Budget changed since annual meet finalized
A 2015-16 budget proposal which had changed since the district’s annual meeting in August was finalized by the Ellsworth School Board Wednesday. At last week’s special board meeting, Superintendent Barry Cain highlighted comparisons between the annual meeting’s budget plan...
November 4, 2015 - 11:22am