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New Shady Grove owners' paths destined to cross
Salary hike for County Administrative Coordinator approved
Organizers envision another free clinic, but with different focus
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Target customers want answers
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Thanks to Mother Nature, kids in southern Wisconsin are getting early start on vacation
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Badger volleyball to face Penn State for the NCAA championship
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Penguins easily defeat Wild 5-2
Ellsworth boys win in Durand, now 4-0 in MBC
County wrestling teams win Thursday meets
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: McCarthy to decide starting QB for Packers tomorrow
Bike coalition hopes to develop new trails
Dave Borchart's hobby is enjoyed by many
Old Cowbelle: Battle of the Bulge
Party boys donate toys
New Bethel Covenant pastor reaches out to community
arts and entertainment
Nonnette Remember Johnson, age 89
Curtis Clair Eaton, 81
Vivian E. Perkins, 83
Lyle "Bud" Larson, 77
Donald "Don" Curtis Wilson, 57
Editorial: Get ready for emergencies
Editorial: Consider running for office
Old Cowbelle: Old Habits
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Virginia M. Sayers Estate; Case No. 13PR72
FORECLOSURE: RHS vs. Charlene Pierson, Case #13-CV-132
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. Steve D. Lamke; Case No. 13-CV-110
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 1/2/14 Salary & Labor Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Deutsche Bank v. Kristine Abrahamson; Case No. 13-CV-224
June 15, 2013
Ellsworth's Wolf named SCVL Pitcher of the Week
The St. Croix Valley League's Players of the Week include an Ellsworth Hubber pitcher. Britton Wolf earned the league's honors as Pitcher of the Week for his effort against Menomonie back on June 7th. In nine innings he tossed a four-hitters giving up just two earned runs, four walks...
June 15, 2013 - 7:53am
June 14, 2013
Lake Pepin Great River Road Car Event Saturday
Car enthusiasts come help us celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the founding of The Great River Road on June 15 by joining us in our first annual progressive car show. Tour the Wisconsin Great River Road along Wisconsin Highway 35 between Bay City, past Maiden Rock, and Stockholm,...
June 14, 2013 - 12:05pm
Chamber releases third curd fest medallion clue
The Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival Medallion Hunt is now underway. Hunt clues will be posted weekly on the festival website and at local banks. Clues will also be posted in area publications. Searchers will compete for 200 Ellsworth dollars and will need to show their festival...
news / business
June 14, 2013 - 12:00pm
June 13, 2013
Local teens earn Eagle Scout awards
A pair of Ellsworth teens--one who just graduated and another who is beginning his senior year--was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout June 9 at...
June 13, 2013 - 11:05am
Ellsworth beaten in state semis by Green Bay Notre Dame
APPLETON - A big inning for Green Bay Notre Dame put the WIAA Division 2 State Baseball Tournament semifinal game in their favor over No. 6 Ellsworth...
June 13, 2013 - 6:57am
June 12, 2013
ShopKo Hometown coming to Ellsworth
GREEN BAY -- Today (Tuesday) Shopko announced plans to open five new Shopko Hometown stores. The stores, located in Afton, Wyoming, St. Peter, Minnesota and Winneconne, Ellsworth and Tomahawk, Wisconsin, are expected to open in late fall 2013.
news / business /
June 12, 2013 - 3:30pm
Letter: Organize group, take over courthouse yard, put up community's want, he says
TO THE EDITOR: The stately trees that graced our courthouse have been taken down. Many of you asked the powers that be not to destroy them and hold a public meeting to address the issue. It fell on deaf ears. The injunction filed by someone was denied by the judge whom you elected...
opinion / letters
June 12, 2013 - 10:38am
Letter: Not possible to appreciate courthouse beauty behind trees, she says
TO THE EDITOR: To all the devout, vociferous tree lovers in Pierce County: I also love trees; however, I favor the removal of the two trees in front of the courthouse. It was not possible to appreciate the true beauty of the courthouse, as it was "hidden" behind two huge trees. We...
opinion / letters
June 12, 2013 - 10:36am
Letter: She's trying to understand reporter's intent in article
TO THE EDITOR: I feel I need to voice my opinion on the article a couple weeks ago about the young man killed in the party bus accident. I did not know the young man who died, and do not know the family. I am trying to understand why the reporter put in the section about the brother...
opinion / letters
June 12, 2013 - 10:26am
Pierce County Athlete of the Week - Ellsworth's Dennis Schutz
Ellsworth's Dennis Schutz was one of the Panther's best hitters in helping his team win the WIAA Division 2 Viroqua Sectional Tournament last week.
June 12, 2013 - 3:02am
June 11, 2013
EHS baseball team hopes to go a step further at state
The Ellsworth High School baseball team made a playoff run all the way to the Division 2 state finals last season. This spring the Panthers are back hoping to go a step further. The Panthers finished state runner-ups to Portage in an 8-3 loss at Fox Cities Stadium in 2012. Head Coach...
June 11, 2013 - 3:48am
June 10, 2013
Hubbers lose close game to River Falls
RIVER FALLS - The Ellsworth Hubbers traveled to face the River Falls Fighting Fish Sunday and fell 8-7 in 12 innings in River Falls. Matt Walker pitched the first 11 innings for the Fighting Fish, allowing six runs on 11 hits and five walks while striking out four. Jack Herum picked...
June 10, 2013 - 7:04pm
Buena Farrell Photography to hold Open House Wednesday
Buena Farrell Photography will be holding an open house this Wednesday (June 12) to celebrate her five year anniversary. The open house will be from 3-8 p.m., at 368 W. Main St., Ellsworth. There will be drawings for a free session, free prints and a free canvas. Any questions...
June 10, 2013 - 10:51am
Creamery expands retail store
Change is everywhere at the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery. While the 130-year-old year building is undergoing an extensive renovation, one of the notable changes to visitors is a brand-new retail store. The store opened on May 23 and is off to a smashing success, explained Beth...
news / business /
June 10, 2013 - 10:02am
Ellsworth clinic lauded for quality care
The National Committee for Quality Assurance announced Ellsworth Medical Clinic has received Level 3 recognition from the Patient Centered Medical Home 2011 (PCMH 2011) program for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes focusing on highly coordinated care and long-term participate...
news / family / health
June 10, 2013 - 9:58am