Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
New nano-brewery opening on Main Street in River Falls
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Farmers urged to sign up for free ag, silage plastic recycling
Trial set in puppy mill case; El Paso Town Board amends kennel ordinance
crime and courts
Cards drop homecoming match to New Richmond
Ellsworth falls at Somerset in five
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
SV looks to bounce back from first gridiron loss
Ellsworth in a tight spot for football postseason
Mr. Diva Dude, Homecoming royalty crowned in Ellsworth
Prescott Homecoming takes the stage
Ellsworth shares Homecoming event roster
Cardinal pride reigns during Homecoming Week
Tackling Alzheimer’s in memory of grandpa
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Kay L. Beder, 49
Virginia Ruth Lecheler, 86
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
November 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Sub-zero temps forecasted for tonight
It's at least a month too early for this -- sub-zero temperatures are in the forecast for tonight in far northwest Wisconsin. The National...
November 14, 2014 - 8:40am
November 13, 2014
Kids give up 200 lbs. of candy during Halloween buyback
There were no tricks – just treats – in the Candy Buyback Event. River Falls children (and some adults) turned in 201.4 pounds of their...
November 13, 2014 - 9:33am
November 11, 2014
Ellsworth Middle School students collect for local food shelf
On Thursday, Oct. 30, Ellsworth Middle School eighth-grade students hosted a volleyball tournament to collect goods for the local food shelf.
November 11, 2014 - 8:49am
November 3, 2014
Red Barn’s next life: Sports bar
Randy Thom sees the same potential at the intersection of Hwys. 29 and 63 that Rhea Heppner saw over 30 years ago. But while she used the site...
November 3, 2014 - 9:36am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Weather not expected to be a factor for Election Day
Voters cannot use the weather as an excuse for staying home tomorrow. The National Weather Service says nobody in Wisconsin will have to trudge...
November 3, 2014 - 9:21am
October 29, 2014
Apple harvest ramps up at area orchards
It was a late start for apple harvesting season, but orchards in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin now have several varieties of the...
October 29, 2014 - 10:27am
October 28, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Fatal farm accident in Renville County
MAYNARD, Minn.-- A man from southwestern Minnesota died Monday afternoon when he was run over by a combine at a farm near Maynard. The Renville County Sheriff's office says the man approached the back of the combine where the driver couldn't see him and was run over. The victim...
October 28, 2014 - 8:55am
October 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Woman arrested, victim's husband released in Fond Du Lac Reservation killing
STONEY BROOK, Minn. -- Detectives looking into the murder of a 31-year-old woman found dead on the Fond Du Lac reservation near Cloquet say a woman has now been charged in the case. 21-year-old Lydia Barney is facing second degree murder charges in the death of 31-year-old Waubunoquay...
October 24, 2014 - 3:39pm
October 22, 2014
Prescott Chamber takes part in Joint Social
Members from the Prescott Chamber of Commerce took part in a joint social Business After Hours event which was held October 14 at Hope Glen Farms...
October 22, 2014 - 10:05am
October 21, 2014
Partying in Prescott
Ptacek’s IGA threw another successful party Saturday.
October 21, 2014 - 12:29pm
October 15, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Hearing to remove Judge in Peterson case pushed back
TARRANT COUNTY, Texas -- A hearing to decide if the judge presiding over the Adrian Peterson child abuse case should be removed will now take...
News/crime and courts
October 15, 2014 - 9:02am
October 14, 2014
Ptacek’s IGA to hold ground breaking Saturday
Ptacek’s IGA will hold its official ground breaking for its new building at 9 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18 in the Eagle Ridge Business Park.
October 14, 2014 - 9:35am
October 10, 2014
New food product gives breakfast wild overhaul
Prescott Bergh and his family started their company, Simply Native Foods, earlier this year, but it seems it was fated to happen.
October 10, 2014 - 10:42am
October 8, 2014
A decade of sweets
This past weekend, the Bittersweet Bakery and More in Plum City celebrated 10 years in business.
October 8, 2014 - 10:14am
October 6, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Supreme Court won't rule on state's SSM ban
MADISON - Wisconsin's attorney general told officials throughout the state today to act "fairly and impartially" in handing out same-sex marriage licenses. The U.S. Supreme Court rejected the state's appeal to try-and-preserve the 2006 ban on gay marriage and civil unions. The...
October 6, 2014 - 4:20pm