Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
State report on Durand illnesses released
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wisconsinites sickened from eating pre-packaged caramel apples
Erickson Oil acquired by CrossAmerica Partners
Third time is the charm for Schickling
crime and courts
Ellsworth boys' basketball team snags first win
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers' Bulaga questionable for Sunday's game
(Update) PIERCE COUNTY PREP SCOREBOARD - Dec. 18, 2014
No. 5 SVE wrestlers down Cameron 50-21
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Timberwolves wrap up road trip in Boston
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
TOWN OF EL PASO: Ordinance 2014-01 - Implements of Husbandry
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Permit
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Dorothy Lenore Ottman, 90
Logan Jacob Hinrichs, 14
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 for shallow-water and ice rescues. Actual cost of the equipment is expected to be $375,000. The federal grant is $281,250. A donor, who wishes...
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