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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
Prep girls basketball: Free throws keep Plum City/Elmwood from staging comeback
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Justin Dale Ogden, 32
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
July 5, 2016
Theatre troupe brings ‘A whole new world’
PRESCOTT -- The Great River Road Theatre is promising a show that will knock your socks off for its 2016 summer production. Attendees can look...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 5, 2016 - 10:57am
July 2, 2016
What’s your collection story?
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR -- The Pierce County Fair Office will continue the collection display that was showcased at last year’s fair. It’s not...
July 2, 2016 - 9:00am
June 26, 2016
VIDEO: Cheese Curd Festival 2016
ELLSWORTH -- It was a hot and muggy 15th annual Cheese Curd Festival, but the event drew large crowds in Ellsworth's East End Park June 24-25....
June 26, 2016 - 11:51am
June 21, 2016
Unveiling of revamped Cheese Curd Fest set for June 24-25
ELLSWORTH -- Hand-dipped, deep-fried cheese curds lightly battered in a Sturdiwheat/Maiden Rock Cider mix, rolled in cinnamon and sugar, served...
June 21, 2016 - 8:16am
June 14, 2016
VIDEO: Safety comes first in Spring Valley
SPRING VALLEY -- Storm clouds and rain showers didn't deter children and families from attending Spring Valley Community Safety Day Friday, June...
June 14, 2016 - 1:12pm
June 9, 2016
Team Trenten rallies to support Prescott boy: Benefit garage/bake sale planned June 9-12
PRESCOTT -- They are all on Team Trenten. No matter what. Trenten Williamson’s mother Jeri Schommer, his father Michael Williamson and his...
June 9, 2016 - 12:47pm
June 7, 2016
Get your sneak peek at Pierce County Fair event line-up
ELLSWORTH -- Mark your calendar now: the 2016 Pierce County Fair is Aug. 11-14. In the spirit of the 2016 summer Olympic Games, the theme is...
June 7, 2016 - 1:09pm
April 13, 2016
Community Crust begins fundraising season
PLUM CITY -- The Community Crust wood-fired pizza trailer will make seven fundraiser appearances at Spring Pond Park in Plum City this year.Beginning...
April 13, 2016 - 10:49am
March 16, 2016
It’s not as easy as it looks: Donkey basketball takes center stage
ELLSWORTH -- Donkey basketball was a hit at Ellsworth High School Saturday, March 12. Ellsworth FFA defeated the Ellsworth Fire/EMS/FFA Alumni...
March 16, 2016 - 10:39am
Black Lives Matter activist at UWRF Wednesday
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis Activist Stacey Rosana with speak at UW-River Falls from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, in the St. Croix River Room...
February 16, 2016 - 12:04pm
December 29, 2015
Carlsons know what cancer research funding means
When it was announced during Hillcrest Elementary School’s Holiday Concert the school’s “Pennies for Patients” campaign had raised five...
December 29, 2015 - 11:31am
Donate to celebrate: Four teens collect donations for birthdays
ELLSWORTH -- Most 13-year-old boys might want an Xbox, video games or sporting equipment for their birthdays. But a group of four Ellsworth seventh...
December 29, 2015 - 11:26am
December 22, 2015
Minnesota organic farmers relocate to Pierce farm
TWON OF ROCK ELM -- Minnesota’s loss is Pierce County’s gain. When Mike Leck and Jennifer Nelson learned the land they’d been renting at...
December 22, 2015 - 3:19pm
December 9, 2015
There’s hope in the form of ‘Tank’
It has been a rough 10 years, but hope may be on the horizon for the Jamison family in the form of a 3-year-old chocolate Labrador named “Tank.”...
December 9, 2015 - 12:11pm
November 18, 2015
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Law enforcement agencies across Pierce County have banded together to bring “Shop with a Cop” to local children for the first time ever....
November 18, 2015 - 11:36am