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Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Kyra Hayes, 16
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
February 3, 2016
Elmwood Library director search gets underway
ELMWOOD -- The search for a new director at the Elmwood Public Library is underway.Library Board President Susan Dzubay said Friday the position...
February 3, 2016 - 12:18pm
January 20, 2016
Help is needed at the Elmwood Public Library
ELMWOOD VILLAGE BOARD -- The library isn’t going anywhere, was the message Elmwood Village Board trustee and Library Board member Josh Bleskacek wanted clear after a lengthy Library Board meeting Monday, Jan. 11.Elmwood’s library needs two to three more board members, a library...
January 20, 2016 - 11:46am
January 13, 2016
Village cutbacks put Elmwood Library in a bind
ELMWOOD -- Funding cuts to the Elmwood Public Library have left residents concerned for the future of their library. The matter was a topic for...
January 13, 2016 - 1:05pm
January 6, 2016
A first place finish: Elmwood art student wins contest
ELMWOOD -- “I thought about the story of Pandora’s Box. In my piece, ‘Pandora’ is depicted as a modern young girl. She is faced with...
January 6, 2016 - 11:58am
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