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Pierce County Herald
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New staff gear up for new year
crime and courts
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
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
November 9, 2015
UPDATE: Pearl Street fire contained to upper levels
River Falls fire units responded to a house fire just before 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 5. The blaze was reported by the occupant of 403 N. Pearl...
November 9, 2015 - 8:37am
November 4, 2015
Mother, son displaced after fire
BALDWIN Two people were displaced from their Baldwin apartment last week after fire destroyed the unit. The residents, a woman and her son, were unable to return to the apartment at 830 11th Ave. after the fire, which was first reported at 5:37 p.m. Oct. 28. Hammond-Baldwin-Woodville...
November 4, 2015 - 11:06am
October 14, 2015
Home destroyed in Sunday fire
Fire destroyed a home in Diamond Bluff Sunday afternoon. The Ellsworth Fire Department was called at 1:13 p.m. to W9710 290th Ave., the property...
October 14, 2015 - 11:53am
September 23, 2015
Fire in Beldenville displaces family of four
A Beldenville family of four was displaced after a fire broke out in their basement in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Sept. 23. Ellsworth Fire Chief Brent Langer said the fire (at N6426 740th St., home to the Beldenville Flea Market) was contained to the home’s basement....
September 23, 2015 - 3:52pm