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Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
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PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
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Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
August 27, 2016
Rabbits need rules too
ELMWOOD -- Rabbits need rules too. A public hearing was held before the regular Elmwood village board meeting Aug. 15 to discuss an ordinance change concerning the number of rabbits that can be kept for educational purposes or 4-H projects. Village board trustee Dolores Radtke detailed...
August 27, 2016 - 9:00am
August 3, 2016
WATCH: UFO Days 2016 brings out of this world entertainment
UFO Days 2016 was held from July 29-31 in Elmwood. Events were held to celebrate the town’s extraterrestrial history. During the span of the...
August 3, 2016 - 10:22am
July 30, 2016
WATCH: Miss Elmwood 2016 is crowned
ELMWOOD -- The 2015 Elmwood royalty crowned a new generation of princesses tonight at the Elmwood Auditorium to kick off UFO Days. Rebekah Connell...
July 30, 2016 - 12:48am
July 29, 2016
District will buy property to expand playground
ELMWOOD -- The Elmwood School Board will buy property in order to expand the existing elementary playground. A special meeting was held Monday, July 25 for the public to vote on the purchase, which was approved. Superintendent Paul Blanford said the board will purchase 327 S. Scott...
July 29, 2016 - 9:39am
July 28, 2016
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
ELMWOOD -- If you’ve ever had the urge to dress up as an alien when it’s not Halloween, this weekend will be your chance. The Elmwood Community Club is gearing up for the 38th annual UFO Days, set for July 29-31. New on the event roster this year is an alien costume contest, to...
July 28, 2016 - 3:18pm
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
ELMWOOD - The Elmwood royalty coronation will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 29 in the Elmwood Auditorium. Three candidates are vying...
July 28, 2016 - 3:14pm
July 24, 2016
District hopes to expand elementary playground
ELMWOOD -- The Elmwood School Board is hoping to buy property in order to expand the existing elementary playground. A special meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, July 25 for the public to vote on the purchase. Superintendent Paul Blanford said the board is hoping to purchase...
July 24, 2016 - 4:40pm
July 21, 2016
Librarian by day, princess by night
ELMWOOD -- New Elmwood Public Library director Misty Price is a breath of fresh air in the downtown building at 111 N. Main St. Determined to...
July 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
July 19, 2016
EDITORIAL (May 18, 2016): The Stu West case demands small government to do its job
The people of Pierce County have historically entrusted a lean government to oversee its policies, ensuring limited spending on programs, agencies and overbearing regulations. And as long as the citizens of Pierce County align their political stars that way, the government should...
July 19, 2016 - 2:05pm
July 6, 2016
Humane Society raises $20k amid Stu West case
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- A fundraising effort by the Golden Valley, Minn.-based Animal Humane Society is using the case of Stuart E. West, the Elmwood man suspected of running a puppy mill, to support housing and feeding costs for the dozens of yellow Labradors in its possession. In...
News/crime and courts
July 6, 2016 - 3:03pm
June 23, 2016
County wins possession of Stu West’s dogs, leaves him with the bill
Pierce County attorneys successfully argued for legal possession of every living yellow Labrador seized from Stuart E. West’s home during an...
News/crime and courts
June 23, 2016 - 6:03pm
June 21, 2016
Elmwood plans treatment plant open house
ELMWOOD -- The public is invited to an open house at the Elmwood wastewater treatment plant 1-5 p.m. Friday, June 24 where tours of the new facility will be given. Representatives from the DNR, Staab Construction, Foth Engineering and Elmwood Public Works will be hand to answer questions....
June 21, 2016 - 10:49am
GUEST COLUMN: How do report on something you don’t understand?
ELMWOOD -- Imagine you are to write and describe something you’ve never even seen, don’t know the history of the subject, are so lost you don’t even know what questions to ask and don’t understand the main core of what is being discussed. Hello! My name is Lorna Ross and I’ve...
June 21, 2016 - 10:44am
June 19, 2016
Elmwood schools say goodbye to four staffers
ELMWOOD -- The Elmwood School District bid goodbye to four long-time employees at the end of this school year: tech ed teacher Jerry Hannack,...
June 19, 2016 - 10:00am
June 15, 2016
Elmwood man enters diversion agreement: Was accused in incident involving school superintendent
ELMWOOD -- An Elmwood man accused of plotting to exaggerate allegations against his attacker will be placed in a diversion program. Christopher...
June 15, 2016 - 10:27am