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PIERCE COUNTY: 10/24/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/24/17 Special Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2017-01 (450th Ave. Speed Limit)
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/26/17 Board Meeting Minutes
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August 22, 2017
Firefighters respond to Prescott house fire
A house fire at 9:42 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19 at 166 S. Borner Street in Prescott is under investigation. The fire did not displace the residents,...
August 22, 2017 - 3:30pm
August 17, 2017
New Richmond woman charged with arson after Wednesday apartment fire
A New Richmond woman faces arson charges after she allegedly set a fire in her apartment. St. Croix County prosecutors on Thursday, Aug. 17,...
August 17, 2017 - 4:39pm
August 16, 2017
Local cook 'hero of the hour' for housing authority
Ken Phillips was sitting down, watching "America's Got Talent" the evening of June 20, when he heard someone pounding on his door. When he answered...
August 16, 2017 - 7:00am
June 12, 2017
Rural River Falls home destroyed in fire
A rural River Falls couple was displaced after their home was destroyed by fire last weekend. The River Falls Fire Department said the town of...
June 12, 2017 - 3:49pm
June 7, 2017
60 firefighters respond to Red Wing waste campus fire
The Red Wing Solid Waste Campus sustained significant damage due to a fire Wednesday night, June 7, according to Red Wing Fire Department. The...
June 7, 2017 - 9:16pm
June 6, 2017
Ellsworth-area man airlifted for burns
A rural Ellsworth man was flown to a hospital Saturday after he sustained burns to his body. Pierce County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Jason...
June 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: High-capacity well bill signed into law; cheese gets official state designation; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — With no fanfare or ceremony, Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill to relax state rules for the high-capacity water wells used on farms...
June 2, 2017 - 11:19am
June 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 2 missing, 11 injured in ethanol plant fire; 8 more state news stories
CAMBRIA — One person is confirmed dead, 11 others are hurt, and two people are missing in the aftermath of an explosion and fire at an ethanol...
June 1, 2017 - 10:04am
May 8, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson-area school gains national honors for 'green' efforts; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A Hudson-area school and three other Wisconsin institutions have been named "Green Ribbon Schools" by the U.S. Department of Education....
May 8, 2017 - 8:34am
May 6, 2017
Family escapes burning home in Red Wing
Barking by the family dog alerted residents at 1922 Burton St. to a fire shortly before 2 a.m. today, May 6. All escaped without injury, Red...
May 6, 2017 - 10:33am
April 15, 2017
Fire destroys part of River City Metal
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF -- A fire that broke out at a rural Prescott business was still smoldering six hours after it started Saturday morning,...
April 15, 2017 - 8:53pm
April 14, 2017
VIDEO: Major apartment fire in Somerset Friday afternoon, nobody injured
A fire did severe damage to an apartment building in Somerset Friday afternoon. The Somerset Fire Department was called to a fire at 308 Willow...
April 14, 2017 - 6:54pm
January 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Beloit College leader after threats: ‘Let us reject hate;' UW advises Muslim students not to leave U.S.; and 11 more state news stories
BELOIT -- Beloit College president Scott Bierman tells his campus community, "Let us reject hate together." That's after threats against two students at campus dorm rooms since last Friday. The private school says an anti-Semitic note was slipped past the door of a student's room...
January 31, 2017 - 7:36am
January 16, 2017
Police: Wis. man dies after setting off explosion in apartment building
RICE LAKE, Wis. -- A Rice Lake, Wis., man died after apparently following through on his threat to set off an explosion in his apartment late...
January 16, 2017 - 6:03pm
December 13, 2016
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
ROBERTS -- A semi truck fire about a mile east of the Roberts exit this morning slowed traffic to a halt along I-94 in Western Wisconsin for...
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm