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Pierce County Herald
Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
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
Corpse flower set to bloom at UWRF
The strength of a community to be documented in film
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/7/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/6/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids - TRI Project #14901
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/16, Cleary Building Corp., Ellsworth, WI
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/6/16 Personnel Committee Meeting
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
Karen S. Franson, 45
Jeannette Miller, 93
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
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
September 15, 2010
Ice Age Trail to extended through Marathon County
Wisconsin's Ice Age Trail will soon be a little longer, thanks to the help of volunteers in Marathon County. A three-mile stretch of the national...
September 15, 2010 - 8:17am
August 25, 2010
Most fish stories are about size. This one is about color. Back on the morning of June 16, former Pierce County resident Allen Webb, now residing...
August 25, 2010 - 10:45am
August 9, 2010
Men escape after truck, trailer slide into Mississippi River at boat launch in Hastings
For good friends Randy Johnson and Jim Hunt, Monday morning was supposed to be spent floating on the St. Croix River and catching walleyes. Instead,...
August 9, 2010 - 1:06pm
July 30, 2010
Racine County man has caught Wisconsin's biggest brown trout
A Racine County man has caught Wisconsin's biggest brown trout. The D-N-R confirmed yesterday that the 41-and-a-half pound fish broke a state record - and it could very well be a world record. Roger Hellen of Franksville caught the brownie July 16th on Lake Michigan just north...
July 30, 2010 - 8:48am
July 15, 2010
Wild Side: Giant mayfly flights fuel fish feeding frenzy
My grandparents had a house in the village of Put-In-Bay on South Bass Island on western Lake Erie. The house was my grandfather's retreat during...
July 15, 2010 - 9:36am
July 7, 2010
DNR plans to discuss walleye at summer meetings
The walleye population in eastern Wisconsin will be the subject of four public meetings this summer. The state DNR is updating its management...
July 7, 2010 - 9:24am
June 24, 2010
Asian Carp discovered in Lake Michigan
LAKE CALUMET - Discovery of a 19-pound Asian carp near Lake Michigan confirms the fish have breached an electric barrier on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal. Regional political leaders had been demanding the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers shut a navigational lock to keep the fish...
June 24, 2010 - 9:30am
June 18, 2010
On the Wildside: Walleye wilderness expedition: Plenty of fish, indelible memories
Eight of us convened early Friday morning a few weeks ago at Bowen's Garage on Main Street in River Falls. We loaded gear and food into two trucks...
June 18, 2010 - 2:55am
June 16, 2010
Fishing contest draws anglers
For several years, the Faldes of Martell have invited Masons and their families to their cabin on White Ash Lake north of Amery to enjoy a fine...
June 16, 2010 - 9:57am
June 9, 2010
13 Milwaukee men arrested for illegally taking fish
Thirteen Milwaukee area men have been arrested for illegally taking over 22-hundred fish from the Chippewa Flowage in northern Wisconsin. D-N-R spokesman Jim Bishop said the men were part of a church group. They range in age from 34-to-74 - and they face a combined 71-thousand dollars...
June 9, 2010 - 9:04am
June 4, 2010
Enjoy state parks for free this weekend
Enjoying Wisconsin State Parks, forests, trails and recreation areas is always a good value but on the first Sunday of June they are an exceptional value, as entrance to any state park, forest, trail and recreation property is free. On State Park Open House Day, no admission stickers...
June 4, 2010 - 11:20am
Fish free this weekend
People of all ages can fish free in Wisconsin on June 5 and 6, the state's Free Fishing Weekend. More than two dozen free fishing clinics statewide during that weekend - and free loaner equipment available from 50 state parks and offices will help make it even easier for people to...
June 4, 2010 - 11:15am
June 2, 2010
The Scene (June 2)
Wednesday, June 2 Book Sale The Ellsworth Public Library's Book Sale is on now. A grocery bag of books is available for $5. Call for more information, 715-273-3209.* Saturday, June 5 Kids Fishing Contest The Prescott Kiwanis Club will host the 14th annual Kids Fishing Contest...
June 2, 2010 - 1:17pm
June 1, 2010
Outdoor notes: Upper Mississippi River project improves habitat for turtles and fish
Turtle and fish on the Upper Mississippi River will be basking and swimming in better digs after this summer courtesy of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The project's price tag comes to 160 thousand dollars. Dennis Anderson, a fisheries biologist with the Army Corps, says they'll...
June 1, 2010 - 9:31am
May 25, 2010
No Asian carp found after Chicago fish kill
CHICAGO - No Asian carp were found in the poisoning of a small river south of Lake Michigan. Crews spent five days searching for the dreaded carp by poisoning a two-mile stretch of a river south of Chicago, and closing the O'Brien Lock to make sure none could get away. About 100,000...
May 25, 2010 - 6:12am