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Public meetings about Ellsworth school referendum set
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Frigid temps continue and will get worse tonight
Murder charges expected in prisoner's death
Goodhue County beefs up silica sand rules
Burke campaigns in Western Wisconsin
crime and courts
PC win streak snapped, Spring Valley tops Glenwood City
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Flynn to start for Packers against Dallas
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T-Wolves' Brewer fined five grand by NBA for flopping
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Vikings lose in the last minute, again...
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Badgers on their way to the Capital One Bowl
Fired up about Santa
Auditions for 'Morning's at Seven' open Tuesday
Santa delivers pizza plus fun Saturday
Celebrate 'Coastal Christmas' Saturday along the shores of Lake Pepin
Old Cowbell: I love Christmas!
arts and entertainment
Arley Jerome Huber, 91
George W. Darland, Jr., 78
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Gordon Brahmer, 79
Al Quackenbush, Sr., 67
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
Editorial: Put pedestrians first
Affordable Health Care: No one should fall through the cracks
Editorial: How about local control?
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/18/13 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY - MEETING CANCELLATION: 12/12/13 Human Services Board Meeting
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 12/16/13 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/17/13 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 12/19/13 Meeting Agenda
April 7, 2013
Changes to SNAP program to give more to Minnesota
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Changes have been made to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly food stamps, that will give Minnesota and other states more resources to improve health and well-being. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the SNAP Nutrition Education...
news / food / government
April 7, 2013 - 11:01am
April 4, 2013
It's almost time to get growing, find the best and newest tips for vegetable gardens
If you grow your own vegetables, you can grow varieties you like, you know what was used to grow them, and you get some great fun and exercise...
food / life
April 4, 2013 - 3:11pm
Prescott farmers market seeks new manager, more vendors
PRESCOTT--Genny Taevs, Prescott Farmers Market Manager in 2012, announces the market is seeking a new manager for the 2013 season. Taevs is retiring as manager of the market for personal reasons. This is a volunteer position requiring about five hours' work per week. Last summer...
April 4, 2013 - 1:15pm
Minnesota Ag. Department advises against eating products from Belgrade Meat Center
BELGRADE - The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is telling people not to eat smoked pork and beef pepper sticks made by Belgrade Meat Center after routine sampling discovered Listeria contamination. Nobody has reported getting sick, and the company has issued a voluntary recall....
news / food / health
April 4, 2013 - 11:11am
April 3, 2013
Dash for Cash
news / food
April 3, 2013 - 9:58am
March 29, 2013
American Legion hosts spaghetti dinner
The Sons of the American Legion are hosting a spaghetti dinner at the American Legion hall, 701 N. Main St. Dinner is from 4-8 p.m., along with raffles and silent auction. Music by DJ Dr. Groove starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: adults (12+) $8; kids 6-11 $4, under 5 are free.
food / life
March 29, 2013 - 12:25pm
March 25, 2013
Buy a pie, support the hospital
The Volunteers in Partnership with River Falls Area Hospital will host a pie sale starting at 9 a.m. on Friday, March 29 in the First National...
food / events / life
March 25, 2013 - 12:40pm
March 22, 2013
Pierce Pepin donates refrigerator to Elmwood Food Pantry
Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services recently donated a large Maytag refrigerator to the Elmwood Food Pantry. Through their "Operation Round-Up" program, the cooperative has been very generous to the food pantries in Pierce and Pepin counties. The program was established to assist...
news / business / / food
March 22, 2013 - 9:42am
March 20, 2013
Plum City Lions to hold Pancake breakfast Sunday
The Plum City Lions Club will hold their annual Spring Pancake Breakfast 8 a.m.-12 p.m., Sunday, March 24, at the American Legion Hall in Plum City. On the menu will be pancakes, french toast, sausage, maple syrup, milk, juice and cookies. Money earned will help with various community...
March 20, 2013 - 1:39pm
Have A Heart hosts wine tasting April 27
PRESCOTT--Have A Heart, Inc., will host a wine tasting on Saturday, April 27, from 4-7 p.m. at The Ridgetop, W10516 Hwy. 10, Prescott. The organization plays an important role in helping individuals and families affected by developmental disabilities.
March 20, 2013 - 10:01am
March 3, 2013
Public sentiment only way Sunday liquor sales will happen in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor says. Sen.
news / food / government
March 3, 2013 - 12:52pm
March 1, 2013
Rush River hosts mission trip fundraiser
Rush River Lutheran Church, N8623 County Road Y, is hosting a youth mission trip fundraising breakfast from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Sunday, March...
food / life
March 1, 2013 - 9:38am
February 28, 2013
Ellsworth athletics gets funding
February 28, 2013 - 10:30am
February 26, 2013
Johnsonville Sausage co-founder dies
SHEBOYGAN FALLS - She started a butcher shop in 1945 that eventually became the world-famous Johnsonville Sausage company. 96-year-old Alice Stayer died over the weekend from natural causes at her retirement home in Naples, Florida. She was born in Michigan with 13 brothers and...
news / food
February 26, 2013 - 9:37am
February 21, 2013
Prescott athletics gets funding
Prescott High School was the recipient of a $1,281 check from Viking Coca-Cola earlier this month. Viking Coca-Cola is directing a portion of its sales of the products Powerade and Powerade Zero back to participating area high schools under a new program called "Powerade 4U." Money...
February 21, 2013 - 2:15pm