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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Looking back on 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Protests follow in wake of Hamilton decision by Milwaukee DA
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Lino Lakes man seriously injured in snowmobile crash
Hulne announces retirement from Prescott Schools
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: At least 11 people injured after being struck by lighting after Packers' game in Tampa
crime and courts
PIERCE COUNTY HERALD ATHLETES OF THE WEEK - Ellsworth's Michael Koch and Prescott's Olivia Rohl
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers need win to avoid all road games in playoffs
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings lose 37-35 on a blocked punt
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Packers clinch a playoff berth in 20-3 win over Tampa Bay
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
Santa and his helper in Plum City
Prescott EMS Director says thank you to the public
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Get Out! Deals
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