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Pierce County Herald
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
Residents convince city to pay more Lake Street costs
Rabbits need rules too
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
December 2, 2015
Social worker steps up to administrator post
ELMWOOD -- Once Erin Baskin found work at the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home, she knew she never wanted to leave. It had taken awhile for the...
December 2, 2015 - 10:58am
Coach hired, gym floor job updated
ELMWOOD -- Athletics-related matters came to the attention of the Elmwood School Board last month. The board approved the hire of Josh Wells as assistant baseball coach. Members also visited the Lien Gym to see progress on the floor project. Asbestos abatement was nearing completion,...
December 2, 2015 - 10:40am
November 24, 2015
Low turnout for budget talks; Elmwood approves 2016 budget
The Nov. 9 Elmwood Village Board meeting opened with a hearing, giving the public a chance to discuss the proposed 2016 budget. Less than a handful of people attended this public hearing. Chair Bill Stewart explained aspects of the budget, such as the reflection of revenue and...
November 24, 2015 - 9:20am
November 18, 2015
Gilles ends 35 years as home’s administrator
It took awhile before Rod Gilles finally found his way in the work world. When Gilles eventually did, he settled into a position in which...
November 18, 2015 - 11:26am
November 10, 2015
Highway 128 reconstruction slated for 2017
Residents learned the details of the proposed Highway 128 reconditioning project at a recent Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)...
November 10, 2015 - 1:56pm
Order to raze given extension
ELMWOOD -- At the Oct. 12 Elmwood Village Board meeting Mike Bechel and Kevin Arnoldy asked for an extension on a razing order for 117 and 121 S. Main streets. The buildings have been described as condemnable: the former Sailer’s Meats and the building directly to the east....
November 10, 2015 - 1:50pm
November 4, 2015
Career Days helps students see options
Elmwood High School hosted its inaugural Career Day Friday, Oct. 16 in the hopes of giving students a glimpse of life beyond high school. Principal...
November 4, 2015 - 11:26am
October 28, 2015
Damaged gym floor is being removed
The removal of the floor in the Chet Lien Memorial Gym was approved by the Elmwood School Board last month. The floor has been damaged many times in recent years due to warping from humidity, according to Superintendent/Elementary Principal Paul Blanford. In the past, heavily...
October 28, 2015 - 12:13pm
What are the hours for tricks or treats?
Pierce County communities are gearing up for trick-or-treaters Saturday, Oct. 31. Some communities have recommended hours for those hitting...
October 28, 2015 - 11:53am
October 23, 2015
Elmwood-area crash leads to man's sixth OWI-related arrest
A Spring Valley man was arrested on suspicion of his sixth OWI after the vehicle he was driving crashed Thursday evening outside Elmwood. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a one-vehicle crash on Highway 128, about two miles north of Elmwood, where they arrived...
News/crime and courts
October 23, 2015 - 8:41am
October 14, 2015
Two Main Street buildings may be razed: Elmwood appoints new trustee
Two buildings on Elmwood’s Main Street may be razed if their owner does not make needed repairs. The buildings are described as condemnable:...
October 14, 2015 - 12:19pm
September 16, 2015
Salaries for teachers, administrators listed
Administrators’ pay and a salary range for teachers in schools in outlying Pierce County are being reported with the recent start of a new school year. The Herald obtained the information through contacts to school district offices. Ellsworth Superintendent, Barry Cain,...
September 16, 2015 - 11:01am
September 2, 2015
Area students’ ACT scores trending up
ACT college admission test takers from area schools for this past year mostly scored higher than their counterparts a year earlier, according to information from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) last week. Overall composite scores for the latest exam participants...
September 2, 2015 - 12:15pm
Funky Junktion: where old meets new
A little bit of this, a little bit of that, describes the Funky Junktion perfectly. The store where old meets new. Longtime Elmwood business...
September 2, 2015 - 12:03pm
August 26, 2015
Maintenance items addressed at Elmwood schools
Maintenance items were addressed by the Elmwood School Board last month. Kevin Brathol reported on painting, and other summer cleaning and maintenance projects. Superintendent Paul Blanford reported on progress on replacing flooring, and painting of gyms and hallways, and discussed...
August 26, 2015 - 2:15pm