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UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
Justice wants Supreme Court to toss Ho-Chunk's video gambling; speeding pinch nets Texas felon for trooper in Barron Co.; 8 more Wisconsin stories
Flyover of Highway 61 construction - July 22
PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF Blotter: Strange calls, critters and scary intruders
Toddler drowns in rural Prescott
crime and courts
SCVBL: Elmwood loss is big blow to playoff hopes
Ellsworth falls in Gopher State playoffs
SCVBL: First inning rally leads to Prescott win in Ellsworth
Plum City Legion prepares for the playoffs
A Summerfest 5K
Hey guys, like to sing? How about at a Twins game!
Fun spotted from skies over Elmwood this weekend
Green light given to car show this Sunday
Klaas, Skulski named grand marshals of Ellsworth Cancer Walk
Celebrate St. Croix River at RiverFest
arts and entertainment
TOWN MEETING 7-6-15
Pierce County Land Management Aug. 5, 2015 Meeting Notice
FORECLOSURE: WESTconsin Credit Union. v.Sylvia Heller Estate; Case No. 15-CV-43
Pierce County Finance & Personnel Agenda Aug 3, 2015
PIERCE COUNTY: 6/23/15 Board Meeting Minutes
Bernice Ryan, 93
Dennis Kado, 62
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Elmer Miller, 95
Dean Kees, 60
Kathleen Vinehout column: A Flurry of New Policy Slipped in by Budget Committee
Sheila Harsdorf column: Transportation fund facing critical crossroads
Kathleen Vinehout column: Transportation spending: It’s time for a comprehensive audit
Kathleen Vinehout column: State Health Marketplace needed to protect Wisconsinites
Kathleen Vinehout column: Four (not to easy) ways to balance the transportation budget
Get Out! Deals
November 25, 2009
Dunn County receives transportation grant
Dunn County Sheriff Dennis Smith said that his department was recently awarded a department of transportation grant totaling over $16,340 to be used for enforcement of safety restraints in 2010. Consistent safety restraint use is the single most effective protection against being...
November 25, 2009 - 2:48pm
November 17, 2009
County to get summer flood grant
Authorities have been notified Pierce County will get the first of what they hope will be three grants to pay for Aug. 13 flash flood damage. The grant of up to $392,000 will help repair homes and public facilities such as roads and culverts, said Gary Brown, the county's emergency...
November 17, 2009 - 10:36am
October 13, 2009
Sheriff's Department gets $300,000 grant
A $280,000 Homeland Security grant will allow the Pierce County Sheriff's Department to buy a new mobile command post and an air boat to use...
October 13, 2009 - 11:17am
September 18, 2009
UW campuses share more than $1 million projects to graduate more students
University of Wisconsin campuses are sharing more than $1 million for special projects designed to graduate more students. Among other things, they'll help high school students boost their college preparation, encourage partnerships between UW instructors and high school math teachers,...
September 18, 2009 - 9:00am
April 7, 2009
Master gardeners offer beautification grants
The St. Croix County Master Gardener's Association (SCVMGA) wants to help beautify western Wisconsin communities this summer. The SCVMGA will award a total of $3,500 in grant money. Projects must be conducted by a non-profit or community service organization. Deadline for applications...
April 7, 2009 - 3:53pm
February 18, 2009
Letter: He's optimistic about Scenic Byway grant application
TO THE EDITOR: To Greg Helgeson, Wisconsin Department of Transportation: At last night's Prescott City Council meeting, the board passed a motion to apply for a National Scenic Byway grant to construct a pedestrian path connecting downtown Prescott to our Great River Road Learning...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
Fresh Start program's success due to grant
It is not easy for kids to make the transition from middle school to high school and even more difficult if they are experiencing academic problems to start with. This was the finding of a group of faculty at Ellsworth High School when they met last year to identify some of the problems...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Wisconsin gets $39 million from Feds for foreclosures; number of foreclosures up
Wisconsin is getting almost $39 million from Washington to deal with the rapid rise in foreclosures. It's part of a nearly $4 billion allocation from HUD, the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The money can be used to rehabilitate or tear down abandoned houses, acquire...
October 2, 2008 - 9:00am
August 25, 2008
Grant back, but team plagued by injuries
Green Bay Packers' running back Ryan Grant has returned to practice for the first time since a hurting a hamstring almost a month ago. Grant says his legs had no pain during Sunday's workout and he's eager to get his first pre-season action on Thursday night against Tennessee...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Efforts increase on Grant contract; more on Favre; stockholders meet
The Packers have stepped up their negotiations with running back Ryan Grant about a long-term contract. Agent Alan Herman says the two sides have talked almost every day since last Friday and he remains confident a deal can be struck before the players are scheduled to report...
July 24, 2008 - 9:00am
July 2, 2008
Grant says contract talks going well; Rodgers softens tone after SI quote
The Green Bay Packers will open their training camp in 26 days and running back Ryan Grant expects to have a new multi-year contract by then. He told Sporting News Radio the process has been positive and the negotiations are moving forward. Grant fell just short of 1,000 yards...
July 2, 2008 - 9:00am