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Students tell the other side of "The 3 Little Pigs"
Wisconsin roundup: Will Wednesday's snowy blast represent Old Man Winter's last gasp?; more state news stories
First-degree homicide charge filed against New Richmond man in son's shooting death
Possible Prescott K-9 discussed at City Council meeting
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pledges not to leave Wis. for Trump administration; more state news stories
crime and courts
Cards embrace the challenges of the 2018 season
Panthers always thinking about the next pitch
Stuhl signs to join the Bison herd
Prep baseball: Cards hurt by sixth inning
Prep track: Local teams finish at the bottom of Mustang Opener, show off individual talents
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/27/18 County Board Minutes
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Phyllis D. Bee Estate; Case No. 18-PR-24
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 4/19/18 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF: 2018 Board of Review and Open Book
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 2018 Board of Review and Open Book
New business looks to spark creativity in Ellsworth
Fresh ideas for area business owners offered through workshop
CCFBank announces new location to open in Ellsworth
Maple syrup producer uses technology to improve process
New Plum City restaurant planned to open later this year
Place a Business Announcement
James Leo Huppert
Carol Richmond Huneke
William "Bill" Guy Bartron
James (Jim) Nickolas Molitor
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Elect Jim Reichert to Prescott School Board
Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Letter to the editor: COS has enemies
Country Pastor: I know that my Redeemer lives!
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
Editorial: Your local news is under tax attack
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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
December 1, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
OSHKOSH -- After absorbing budget cuts in 10 of the last 12 years, chancellors in the University of Wisconsin System are hoping lawmakers will give them a little more money this time. The system is asking for an additional $42 million from the state. UW Madison Chancellor Rebecca...
December 1, 2016 - 11:06am
November 11, 2016
Hay baler catches fire in town of River Falls
Crews from River Falls knocked down a fire Friday morning on a farm south of the city. Firefighters were called at about 10:30 a.m. to a hay...
November 11, 2016 - 11:37am
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