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February 5, 2017
Current members of the 2017 Relay For Life of River Falls-Pierce County hold their fingers as number two when they met recently to celebrate being named number two in the nation per capita for fundraising in 2016. (Photo courtesy of Liz Whitchurch)
Relay For Life gears up for March event
February 5, 2017 - 9:00am
December 28, 2016
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Christmas Decorations in Pierce County
December 28, 2016 - 1:39pm
December 23, 2016
No Christmas decorating would be complete without a Santa Claus figurine and the Green Family Christmas display is no exception. (Herald photo by Matthew Lambert)play button
A house you could see from space
December 23, 2016 - 3:42pm
December 22, 2016
Helpful tips for a dementia-friendly holiday season
December 22, 2016 - 5:39pm
December 5, 2016
Angie Rud drives a wagon-load of passengers through the streets of Maiden Rock Saturday, Dec. 3 during the old-fashioned country Christmas celebration. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
December 5, 2016 - 3:06pm
November 27, 2016
Ellsworth Keith House stood on the north side of Main Street in the area where Cal Butts’ barber shop is now located and down the block to the east. When this building burned in 1886, it was the biggest fire Ellsworth has ever seen. Bucket brigades were in charge of wetting down the neighboring buildings to keep them from burning too. (Photo courtesy of Pierce County Historical Association)
Finding your roots: Ellsworth Township
November 27, 2016 - 9:38am
November 25, 2016
Ellsworth High School service learning students (from left) Julia VanWatermeulen, Anna Olson and Rachael Sullivan are coordinating the Ellsworth Gift Box program this year, which is still in need of sponsors. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Sponsors needed for Ellsworth Gift Box program
November 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 8, 2016
The Clifton Hollow mill and dam on the Kinnickinnic River. (Photo courtesy of the Pierce County Historical Association)
The story of the village of Clifton Mills
November 8, 2016 - 8:42am
November 2, 2016
Eugene Helmer
Area EMS founder, former police chief dies
November 2, 2016 - 9:41am
October 28, 2016
Clifton Hollow Mann Valley home of Joe and Anna Cernohous about 1920. (Photo courtesy of Pierce County Historical Association)
Do you descend from Pierce County pioneers?
October 28, 2016 - 9:21am
October 23, 2016
Eunice Clifford was honored as October's Plum City Care Center resident of the month. (Photo courtesy of Jenny Funk)
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
October 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 12, 2016
Brenna Schreiber (left) and Katy Schreiber (right) sit with their grandmother (center) Julie Spence Kettner. Kettner will be undergoing a liver transplant Oct. 26, the donor is her stepdaughter Jenna Kettner. (Submitted photos)
Daughters work to save their mother
October 12, 2016 - 9:15am
October 5, 2016
UW-River Falls to host Special Olympics Run with the Cops
October 5, 2016 - 12:07pm
September 29, 2016
Hank Norderhaug is pictured with one of his many bow deer kills. He and wife Mabel operated a general/sporting goods store in Martell for more than three decades, recently celebrated by their granddaughter Diane Friese. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)play button
WATCH: Hank & Mabel’s store makes a return
September 29, 2016 - 3:38pm
September 28, 2016
The Orpen family (left) had their first photo shoot in years last year, as it’s usually December Orpen who is behind the camera lens. Pictured are Hunter, Shawn, December, Carly, Tyler, Courtney, Ryan and Carter Orpen. At the far right is Courtney Orpen and her fiance Mikey Stelter with their daughter Sophia visiting Tyler Orpen’s crash site on County Road FF in Clifton. (Photo courtesy of December Orpen)
MighTY, strong and invincible: Orpen family grateful for support after son’s death
September 28, 2016 - 9:13am