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Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Cardinals grounded by zone
Prep boys basketball: Shots fall, Panthers earn road win
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Photos: Wolves come out clean in sloppy win
Prep girls basketball: Prescott wins a low-scoring affair
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
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Cynthia Beebe, 64
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
September 22, 2011
Ellsworth man hurt in motorcycle-Corvette crash
An Ellsworth man was hospitalized late Wednesday afternoon after his motorcycle sideswiped a Corvette and crashed. Trevor J. Holst, 29, was transported by Red Wing Ambulance from the scene on Hwy. 63 on Trenton Island, following the 4:42 p.m. crash. A Pierce County Sheriff's Department...
September 22, 2011 - 8:54am
June 7, 2011
Prescott holds on to South Division lead in SCVL
PRESCOTT - Prescott's grip on the South Division of the St. Croix Valley League was challenged this past weekend by Elmwood. But the Pirates...
June 7, 2011 - 8:55pm
Update: Hager City man injured in snowmobile accident outside of Plum City (Prescott man also injured in snowmobile accident)
PLUM CITY - A Hager City man was injured in a snowmobile accident just south of Plum City Saturday evening.' According to Pierce County Sheriff's reports, 24-year old Troy Minder lost control of his snowmobile riding trails approximately a half-mile south of Plum City near CTH. U...
February 7, 2010 - 12:28pm
September 14, 2009
HC man seriously injured in accident Monday morning
A Hager City man was transported to the Mayo Hospital in Rochester after being involved in a multi-vehicle accident Monday morning near the Eisenhower...
September 14, 2009 - 3:45pm
August 3, 2009
Hager City boy wins Chiefs' Punt, Pass and Kick competition
RIVER FALLS - Hager City's Logan Peterson won his age division at the Chiefs' Punt, pas and Kick competition this weekend. Peterson won the...
August 3, 2009 - 9:51am
July 7, 2009
Skeeters hold on to defeat River Falls
HAGER CITY - Young teams make mistakes. Young team are inconsistent. And yet when they learn from those mistakes young teams can win, especially...
July 7, 2009 - 9:16am
July 2, 2009
Foley shuts down Red Wing at plate, leads Skeeters to upset win
RED WING - Hager City's Elliot Foley made quick work of the Aces in a 2-1 victory Tuesday night at the Red Wing Athletic Field. The veteran...
July 2, 2009 - 1:09pm
June 18, 2009
Skeeters lose in 12 innings to Pine Island, Minn.
HAGER CITY - The Hager City Skeeters played the Pine Island, Minn. Pioneers Wednesday and lost 5-3 in 12 innings. Marc Franson pitched 11 1/3...
June 18, 2009 - 12:17pm
June 9, 2009
Skeeters first SCVL win comes against Hubbers
HAGER CITY -- Lance Murphy's walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning scored Cody Furlong and lifted the Skeeters to a 4-3 victory over...
June 9, 2009 - 5:36pm
April 22, 2009
Prairie View students earn medals for reading
On April 9, Prairie View Elementary School held its quarterly Accelerated Reader assembly to recognize students for their reading achievements. Students were recognized in six categories. Sixty-two students passed 100 percent of the tests they took, while they maintained at least...
April 22, 2009 - 3:46pm
November 4, 2008
$100,000 cash taken from Hager City home
An estimated $100,000 cash was taken from the Clarice Huddleson home in Hager City last month. Huddleson reported the burglary to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department Oct. 9. She reported the suspect(s) entered her residence through a door and, besides the cash, removed several...
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
September 16, 2008
Area couple offering peace and serenity at Windbeam Farm
A reason for the recent population growth in Western Wisconsin is those who have lived in the Twin Cities area want something more quieter and relaxing. Paul and Trudi Schaefer fit that description. Only the couple didn't make the move recently; they did it in 1976. "We wanted...
September 16, 2008 - 12:00am
January 31, 2008
Come to the comedy show on Saturday night
The Bluffs Bar and Grill in Hager City will host a comedy night 7:30 p.m. Saturday, as it's the second annual fundraiser for the Ellsworth Hubbers baseball team and Bob Young Field. The night will feature comedians Michael Thorne and Tom Steffen, with the host being former UW-River...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Hager City team denied entrance into SCVL
RIVER FALLS -- The Hager City Skeeters, a new area amateur baseball team, was denied admission into the St. Croix Valley League. At its winter meeting Sunday in River Falls, the league voted to accept a team from St. Croix Falls while asking the Skeeters to wait a year before re-applying...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am