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Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
crime and courts
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
Stagehands announce 'The Drawer Boy'
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
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
August 6, 2015
Fire destroys 2 pole sheds at MR business
Two pole sheds were totally destroyed in a fire reported Friday shortly before 4 p.m. The structure fire was at the Bruce Andrews property, N1345 375th St., Maiden Rock. The sheds were butted up against each other and one was fully engulfed before fire fighters arrived. Both went...
August 6, 2015 - 8:34am
July 22, 2015
UPDATED: Destruction of dairy barn, shed, silo has Baldwin family reconsidering options
BALDWIN -- Ten days after the spontaneous combustion of destroyed their recently updated dairy barn, a nearby shed and a Harvestore silo, the...
July 22, 2015 - 12:59pm
July 10, 2015
UPDATE: Old Martell grocery store fire cause undetermined (+ video)
Fire heavily damaged a vintage Pierce County building -- the former Martell grocery store -- early Thursday evening. Owner Dan Knutson, who...
July 10, 2015 - 10:24am
July 6, 2015
Ellsworth barn goes up in flames
Fireworks or a nearby bonfire were the likely culprits in a barn fire reported Sunday in Ellsworth. Pierce County sheriff’s deputies were called at 3:06 a.m. to N4207 710th St. for a report of a barn on fire. Officers arrived to find the barn’s roof in flames; everyone was...
July 6, 2015 - 8:00am
June 22, 2015
Update: Hager City man injured in boat fire in 'good' condition
A Hager City man was hospitalized Saturday after his boat caught fire on land. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, Mark Anthony Bradley, 57, was working on his 1988 Celebrity boat at his home when its motor burst into flames. Authorities were called at 5:57...
June 22, 2015 - 8:04am
June 4, 2015
Smoke damages house in suspicious fire
Extensive smoke damage occurred Sunday in a fire being investigated by the Ellsworth Police Department. Smoke in a house at 161 S. Maple...
June 4, 2015 - 8:31am
April 1, 2015
Fire a reminder of the need to be careful
A brush fire Tuesday mid-afternoon, March 31, in the town of Troy required the joint response of the River Falls and Hudson fire departments...
News/crime and courts
April 1, 2015 - 9:07am
March 27, 2015
One dead in fire at senior living facility
WOODBURY, Minn. -- One person is dead after a fire at a senior living facility early Friday in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury. According to Woodbury Public Safety, firefighters responded at 4:18 a.m. and 71 residents were evacuated from one building of Woodbury Senior Living...
March 27, 2015 - 12:04pm
March 12, 2015
Wednesday night fire damages garage
SPRING VALLEY -- A late-night fire Wednesday damaged a garage structure at the Bob & Mary Richardson home, south of Spring Valley. Pierce County sheriff's deputy Allen Wojcik said the dispatch center was alerted to the fire at 10:40 p.m. Firefighters from Spring Valley and Elmwood...
March 12, 2015 - 7:45am
February 7, 2015
UPDATE: Fire heavily damages main saw building at Schmitt Timber
SPRING VALLEY -- Firefighters from more than a dozen departments worked into early Saturday morning to control a blaze in a sawing building at Schmitt Timber Co., a large sawmill and wood-processing firm, located about two miles west of Spring Valley. Wayne Schmitt, who operates...
February 7, 2015 - 1:49pm
December 18, 2014
UPDATE: Woodville's CRI up and running; repairs underway on fire-damaged area
WOODVILLE – CRI Recycling, a business that cleans and recycles consumer and industrial oil filters and other materials, is open for business...
December 18, 2014 - 10:48am