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March 2, 2018
Pictured are members of St. Francis’ fifth grade class who performed “Jack and the Beanstalk,” including Gavin Puhrmann, Sam Hines, Delaney Johnson, Nolan Kummer, Lillie Rewolinski, Austin Peterson, Noat Matzek, Lily Vesely and Karli Gutting. The play was directed by KayLee Penton. Photo courtesy of St. Francis School
'Jack and the Beanstalk' is a hit
March 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 1, 2018
Mike Truttman, co-owner of Papa Tronnio's (now with a location in Ellsworth) said they have free arcade games for kids and even adults to enjoy while they wait for their homemade pizzas. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
New pizza place offers homemade pizza, relaxing atmosphere
March 1, 2018 - 3:18pm
February 28, 2018
ECSD hosts child development screening
February 28, 2018 - 3:56pm
Men competed for the best lumberjack costume in recognition of the banquet's "Lumberjack Bash" theme. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Ellsworth Chamber celebrates lumberjack-style
February 28, 2018 - 12:27pm
Matt Bronk, owner of The Twisted Oak Coffee House, is happy with the opening of his second location in Ellsworth. He hopes to provide a fun atmosphere where people can come and share great times with their friends and family. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Another option for morning coffee in Ellsworth
February 28, 2018 - 7:49am
February 26, 2018
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Arrests, tickets follow crashes
February 26, 2018 - 10:00am
February 24, 2018
Salutes for 2nd quarter honor roll
February 24, 2018 - 5:07pm
February 22, 2018
Ellsworth police
February 22, 2018 - 1:57pm
February 22, 2018 - 10:18am
February 21, 2018
Four people escaped this town of Salem home when a fire broke out in the early morning hours of Monday, Feb. 12. The home and its possessions are a total loss. Nancy Long / RiverTown Multimedia
UPDATE: Family of four speaks of watching home go up in flames
February 21, 2018 - 6:00am
February 19, 2018
The Rush River Trail Riders held a successful Snow Day event Saturday, Feb. 10 (thanks to Mother Nature’s fresh coating of snow) at their clubhouse. Pictured sitting on their snowmobiles in front of the new snowmobile trail bridge over Lost Creek are the club’s scholarship recipients: (from left) Cole Juen, Anna Schulte, Sophia Cole, Cameron Koplin and Jacob Raechke. Photo courtesy of Rush River Trail Riders
Rush River Trail Riders award scholarships
February 19, 2018 - 7:49am
February 17, 2018
Ellsworth police: Counterfeit bill; Fishing argument
February 17, 2018 - 8:00pm
St. Francis second graders went all out dressing in red, white and blue to “Celebrate the Nation” on Wednesday, Jan. 31. Photo courtesy of St. Francis School
PHOTOS: St. Francis goes all out for Catholic Schools Week
February 17, 2018 - 9:49am
February 16, 2018
Pierce County sheriff's blotter:
February 16, 2018 - 10:00pm
February 15, 2018
Motivational speaker, Miss Wheelchair USA 2012 and Ellsworth High School alumna Tasha Schuh will host a book signing event 5:45-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 in the EHS lobby, coinciding with the JV and varsity boys basketball games. Her second book, “My Next Move Forward,” will be showcased. With belief in herself, Schuh took a leap of faith that led her to meeting her soulmate, Doug Michaels. The book shows that setback can provide life’s best lessons. For more information, visit
Tasha Schuh will sign new book at EHS
February 15, 2018 - 5:00pm