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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Willing and ‘Abel:’ Plum City schools value volunteers
Jury acquits man in RF rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Real Estate Showcase
September 19, 2016
Fire damages home in Ellsworth Township
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH — Fire damaged a home on 610th Street in Ellsworth Township Sunday night, Sept. 18. Nobody was injured in the blaze. According...
September 19, 2016 - 1:14pm
September 8, 2016
Truck catches fire in Spring Valley
SPRING VALLEY -- Fire and EMS were dispatched at about 12:50 p.m. Wednesday to a truck fire at W118 N. Second St. in Spring Valley. The truck...
September 8, 2016 - 7:53am
September 6, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW report: Recession's 'long shadow' finally lifts in Wisconsin; U.S. Labor Secretary: Labor Day is more than honoring work; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- "The long shadow of the Great Recession is finally lifting in Wisconsin." Those are the first words in a new report on the state's workforce from the UW Madison Center on Wisconsin Strategy. The liberal think tank says the state's recovery remains "comparatively unimpressive"...
News/crime and courts
September 6, 2016 - 8:50am
September 5, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Mondovi police looking for damaged SUV which totaled 3 vehicles; Sun Prairie man dies in domestic incident; and 10 more state news stories
MONDOVI -- Mondovi police are pretty confident they will find the late-model Jeep Grand Cherokee they're looking for. It should have a lot of damage to its front end. They want to talk to the driver who totaled three parked vehicles at about 1 a.m. Sunday, then drove away from the...
News/crime and courts
September 5, 2016 - 10:17am
August 25, 2016
UPDATE: Fire destroys pole shed at horse stable
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A pole shed was deemed a total loss after a fire broke out at Hidden Hills Stable Wednesday shortly after 3 p.m. Ellsworth...
August 25, 2016 - 11:14am
August 18, 2016
Overnight, River Falls area house goes up in flames
Just after 1 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, River Falls firefighters were sent to a house fire at 653 Tradition Trail in the town of Troy. A neighbor...
August 18, 2016 - 9:46am
July 5, 2016
Fatal crash involved 7 survivors from Wisconsin; watchful resident spots alleged arsonist in action; group seeks federal funds to ship logs; 10 more state news stories
NORTH BRANCH-- Seven Wisconsin residents were involved in a three-vehicle crash in eastern Minnesota that killed a pair of motorcyclists. Forty-four-year-old Mark Lindstrom of Pulaski, his wife Katherine, and three of their children ages 10 to 15 all had non-life threatening injuries...
July 5, 2016 - 8:00am
May 20, 2016
Controlled burn torches nearby RV
TOWN OF OAK GROVE -- A recreational vehicle was deemed a total loss after it caught fire Thursday night. The RV was located at W11336 570th Avenue in the town of Oak Grove, next to where a controlled burn was taking place. The RV apparently caught fire, which was reported at about...
May 20, 2016 - 3:14pm
April 13, 2016
Firefighters battle shed blaze Monday
TOWN OF TRENTON -- Ellsworth Fire responded to a shed fire at N3842 750th St. in the town of Trenton at about 9:20 a.m. Monday morning. The property,...
April 13, 2016 - 10:44am
March 11, 2016
Storage unit blaze ruled accidental
A fire last week that destroyed irreplaceable belongings in numerous storage units at a rural Ellsworth facility was not the result of foul play. Pierce County Sheriff's Office investigator Pete Koch said the cause of the March 5 fire at Cleary Building Co. was ruled accidental. Property...
March 11, 2016 - 10:28am
March 9, 2016
Storage units destroyed in fire: ‘We tried everything’ to save units, fire chief says
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE -- Renters at a rural Ellsworth storage facility learned the hard way that some treasured items can never be replaced. Personal...
March 9, 2016 - 8:54am
March 7, 2016
Fire destroys structure at Cleary Building Co.
Fire destroyed a storage building on Saturday at a business in rural Ellsworth. The building, owned by Cleary Building Co., was located at W7740...
March 7, 2016 - 7:49am
February 2, 2016
Home’s occupants displaced by fire
TOWN OF EL PASO -- A mother and her two children will have to relocate after a house fire in the Town of El Paso at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday. The house,...
February 2, 2016 - 1:46pm
January 20, 2016
Crews respond to house fire in town of Trenton
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A home in the process of being remodeled was destroyed by fire early Saturday in rural Hager City.According to the Pierce...
January 20, 2016 - 12:33pm
December 23, 2015
Blaze razes shed in Isabelle
TOWN OF ISABELLE -- A unoccupied detached shed burned to the ground and was deemed a total loss early Wednesday morning in the town of Isabelle. No injuries were reported. Ellsworth Assistant Fire Chief Syd Hardy said firefighters were called to the scene around 12:15 a.m. The shed,...
December 23, 2015 - 12:55pm