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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Sixth child dies from flu in Minnesota
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Avian Flu confirmed in Pope County turkey flock
Regents formally request lawmakers reduce $300 million cut; Assembly winding up all-night debate; 10 more Wisconsin stories
Notification of unusual event at Prairie Island terminated
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State unemployment rate drops to five percent
crime and courts
Prescott, EPC play in regional semifinals tonight
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Defending champs looking to repeat at state team wrestling tournament
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Badgers claim Big Ten title outright after beating Gophers 76-63
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally to beat Capitals 2-1
Wild Side: Big birds back from verge of extinction
A hunter’s dream: Local fifth-grader bags huge bear
Great River Road Learning Center to host falconry program
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
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Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
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Mary Colleen Wallace, 88
Warren Petryk column: 93rd Assembly District Budget Listening Session
Kathleen Vinehout column: Economic Development Money Grows - Public Oversight Shrinks
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June 10, 2013
Ellsworth Chamber announces second medallion clue
Prelude Celebrate culture while having some fun Learn more of your neighbors and from where they did come Diversity makes us the nation we...
June 10, 2013 - 9:52am
June 9, 2013
Staff, retirees saluted at school recognition event
Employees stepped into the spotlight at the Ellsworth School District's 26th annual recognition dinner Thursday. Those honored for their service ranged from bus drivers, including Dennis Anderson, Geanna Austin and Richard Foley, with 35 years, plus Kenneth Kinneman with 30 years,...
news / education / life
June 9, 2013 - 7:26am
June 7, 2013
Panthers to take on Green Bay Notre Dame in D-2 state semifinals
Ellsworth's opponent in the upcoming WIAA State High School Baseball Tournament was finally determined yesterday. The No. 6 ranked Panthers will take on Green Bay Notre Dame at 6 p.m. in the Division 2 state semifinals. No. 2 Lodi and No. 7 Waupun will play in the other semifinal...
June 7, 2013 - 11:26am
June 6, 2013
Ellsworth baseball team on its way to state tourney again
VIROQUA - Neither rain nor mud nor Barron could stop the Ellsworth High School baseball team from winning their second straight WIAA Division 2 sectional title and second straight trip to the state baseball tournament. The game was delayed almost two hours to get the field in playing...
June 6, 2013 - 7:01am
June 5, 2013
Births (June 5, 2013)
Regina Medical Center Hastings, Minn. Genevieve Grace Omtvedt was born Wednesday, May 22, 2013, weighing seven pounds, six ounces, and 20 inches...
June 5, 2013 - 2:24pm
Letter: She wonders why story about brother had to be printed
TO THE EDITOR: I became very angry after reading your story on Joel Velure. I do not know him or his family. My heart goes out to them. But why, in the last paragraph, did you have to print the story about his brother? That has nothing to do with this accident or him and his family. Maybe...
opinion / letters
June 5, 2013 - 1:29pm
Letter: She appreciates public, auxiliary poppy support
TO THE EDITOR: Kinne-Engelhart Unit 204 American Legion Auxiliary would like to express appreciation to the public and to the local businesses for their support during Poppy Month. Special appreciation goes to the American Legion Auxiliary members who helped distribute our large...
opinion / letters
June 5, 2013 - 1:27pm
Panthers one win away from another state tournament, will play final today
VIROQUA - Another pitching gem from James Georgakas along with timely hitting and good base running led a 1-0 sectional semifinal win for the Ellsworth High School baseball team Tuesday over Viroqua. The No. 6 ranked Panthers, 15-3 overall, will play in the WIAA Division 2 Viroqua...
June 5, 2013 - 8:21am
June 4, 2013
Hillcrest holds field day
Hillcrest Elementary School held their annual field day for students, Friday, May 31. Parents were invited to come and watch their children playing the many games. Some of the many games played were: Crabwalk Race, Bag Toss, Cone relay, Raging Water, Tug of War, Egg and Spoon.
education / life
June 4, 2013 - 10:07am
Ellsworth Village Board rescinds quota for Class A licenses
By a 4-3 vote Monday, the Ellsworth Village Board rescinded the ordinance requiring 2,000 persons per Class A license within the village. The...
news / government / politics
June 4, 2013 - 9:51am
Ellsworth, Spring Valley play in prep baseball sectionals
Ellsworth and Spring Valley's prep baseball teams will take part in WIAA baseball sectional tournaments today, weather permitting. No. 6 ranked...
June 4, 2013 - 9:48am
June 3, 2013
Chamber announces first medallion clue
The Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce released its first Medallion Clue pertaining to the 12th annual Cheese Curd Festival June 28-30.
June 3, 2013 - 9:42am
June 1, 2013
Ellsworth native completes first film
Cordero Roman has spent the last four years studying how to become a screenwriter in Los Angeles, California. Yet, when given the opportunity to make his first film, Roman decided to use a locale far away from Hollywood: His hometown of Ellsworth. "It gave me an excuse to come home,...
June 1, 2013 - 7:43am
May 31, 2013
Campbell places fourth at state track, Freier and Smith both qualify for finals
LA CROSSE - Ellsworth's Alex Campbell will come away with a podium finish in his final WIAA State Track and Field Meet. Campbell placed fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 44 feet, five inches, which is the same mark as his seed going into the state meet at Veterans Memorial...
May 31, 2013 - 3:47pm
Junior golf program aims at life skills mission
A locally community-driven partnership is underway with the goal of introducing life skills and healthy habits to young people through the game of golf. The First Tee is on a mission to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs building character, instilling...
news / education
May 31, 2013 - 9:41am