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Rabbits need rules too
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
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
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
January 13, 2016
Wisconsin Farmers Union commends passage of Cookie Bill through Senate
MADISON -- Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU) Government Relations Director Kara O’Connor thanked the Wisconsin State Senate for passing SB 330, also known as the “Cookie Bill,” through the Senate on Tuesday. “Wisconsin Farmers Union would also like to thank Sen. Harsdorf (R-River...
January 13, 2016 - 3:22pm
December 1, 2015
Help Westconsin feed the hungry
WESTconsin Credit Union offices are collecting non-perishable food products and cash donations for families in need from Dec. 7-19. Items can...
December 1, 2015 - 1:22pm
October 8, 2015
States reps 'cut the pork' last month
State Representatives Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) and Warren Petryk (R-Eleva) cut the pork at the Republican Party of Pierce County's biannual picnic...
October 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
September 23, 2015
Spring Valley Dam Days delights
Spring Valley Dam Days 2015 was held Sept. 18-20. Following is a photo gallery of Dam Days festivities, including the Miss Spring Valley...
September 23, 2015 - 3:23pm
Community Crust takes its pizza on the road
The Community Crust wood-fired pizza trailer is becoming a familiar sight around Stockholm, Plum City and the surrounding area. Ryan and...
September 23, 2015 - 2:08pm
September 3, 2015
If it’s an unusual fest, Ellsworth’s got it!
Fourteen years after the former local Sno Fest, Dairy Day and Fourth of July festivities were combined into one big cheesy event, the Ellsworth...
September 3, 2015 - 10:30am
August 19, 2015
El Paso Days celebrates logging industry
This year marks the 29th annual celebration of El Paso Days, set for Aug. 21-23. The long-running celebration will honor the area’s logging industry, which according to El Paso Community Club president Merlin Blaisdell is a rich part of the community’s history. “There has...
August 19, 2015 - 2:52pm
June 17, 2015
Join the Peterson Family Dairy for a meal, tours
With a statewide initiative to promote the dairy industry in June, Pierce County is doing its part in hosting a Dairy Breakfast On The Farm June...
June 17, 2015 - 2:00pm
May 28, 2015
Wild Side: Delicious fungus among us
Spring is a delightful time to be out in the woods. The sweet smell of wild plum and black cherry flowers fills the air. The spring ephemeral...
May 28, 2015 - 3:27pm
March 20, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Joint Finance Chair wants more money for police investigations
MILWAUKEE - The Wisconsin State Assembly's Joint Finance Committee Chairman says he agrees that the Justice Department should have more resources to investigate shooting deaths by police officers. Republican John Nygren of Marinette issued a statement on that support today, before...
March 20, 2015 - 4:11pm
Octagon House opens for Chocolate March tour
The Octagon House Museum will be open from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, March 29, as part of the Inns of the Valley annual Chocolate March. This tour...
March 20, 2015 - 9:27am
March 13, 2015
University’s research aims to ‘Bee’ healthy
UW-River Falls professors Brad and Kim Mogen have made their plans for spring break (March16-20). As many of their students may do, the Mogens...
March 13, 2015 - 6:00am
February 27, 2015
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
“How can anyone govern a nation that has 246 different kinds of cheese?” --Charles de Gaulle Better question yet: How can anyone run a...
February 27, 2015 - 4:00pm
February 23, 2015
Hudson’s authentic German restuarant among the nation’s best
HUDSON, Wis. -- Some German restaurants say they’re authentic. Marie Schmidt’s The Winzer Stube has always waltzed the waltz –- and it...
February 23, 2015 - 8:39am
February 13, 2015
River Falls Area Hospital supports food shelves
River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH), part of Allina Health, presented a $1,000 check to the Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County on Jan. 23...
February 13, 2015 - 9:22am