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Strong neighbor support displayed in dog request
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Village approves selling water to Huppert Utility
Wisconsin roundup: Evers, Holtz advance in state superintendent primary; weather blamed for western Wis. bridge collapse; 8 more state news stories
Puttin’ on the Ritz: Ellsworth Chamber ‘dolls up’ for annual awards
crime and courts
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Prescott wrestling: Pair of juniors no longer flying under the radar
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
Connie Moga, 91
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
March 15, 2016
6 a.m. UPDATE -- Family seeks volunteers to search for missing Hager City woman
The family of missing Hager City woman Marya Christiansen is planning informational meetings today at the Red Wing American Legion (218 W. Fourth...
March 15, 2016 - 6:29am
February 17, 2016
Law aimed at erosion on roads in Trenton
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A proposed ordinance about road erosion was on the agenda for a meeting of the Town of Trenton Plan Commission early this month.Erosion issues have come to the attention of area residents, including problems with soil-covered roads and damage to roads’ infrastructures....
February 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 20, 2016
Crews respond to house fire in town of Trenton
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A home in the process of being remodeled was destroyed by fire early Saturday in rural Hager City.According to the Pierce...
January 20, 2016 - 12:33pm
December 22, 2015
Nature center’s come long way in two years
HAGER CITY -- What began with one trail back when Bill Fuller was school principal has evolved into a full-fledged nature center at Prairie View...
December 22, 2015 - 3:27pm
December 3, 2015
UPDATE: Highway 35 crash victim in 'fair' condition
A Pierce County woman was hospitalized Wednesday after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 35 in Hudson. Hager City resident Karen E. Roesler,...
December 3, 2015 - 10:28am
October 26, 2015
LED streetlight conversion begins in Pierce County
This week Xcel Energy is upgrading streetlights in Ellsworth, Prescott and Hager City to high-efficiency LEDs as part of a massive project to...
October 26, 2015 - 9:16am
October 14, 2015
Drone use addition to policy proposed
An addition to policy about drone usage at school events was presented to the Ellsworth School Board Monday. Superintendent Barry Cain proposed a policy section about the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) be added after the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA)...
October 14, 2015 - 12:43pm
Traffic stop leads to drug bust, three arrests
A tip that a woman sought by authorities in Minnesota was hiding out at a Hager City home led to three arrests and suspected drugs after Pierce...
News/crime and courts
October 14, 2015 - 11:58am
October 12, 2015
Two injured in Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Two Minnesota men were injured in separate motorcycle crashes Sunday in Pierce County. The first crash was reported just before 4 p.m. on 170th Avenue and Highway 35 in Hager City. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, 55-year-old Edward Withuski from Brooklyn...
October 12, 2015 - 8:16am
October 7, 2015
From Svea to Solon Springs
Jason Clifton couldn’t have imagined being ordained anywhere else but Svea Lutheran Church. It’s his home congregation. He was ordained Sunday,...
October 7, 2015 - 1:31pm
September 17, 2015
Three options heard for Ellsworth elementaries
Facility needs were discussed at a public meeting of the Ellsworth School District Tuesday, Sept. 1. The meeting, attended by 68 people, focused on the district’s elementary schools. It was held at Hillcrest Elementary and another similar one occurred at Prairie View Elementary...
September 17, 2015 - 12:34pm
August 26, 2015
Hunter education classes gear up for fall
Hunter education classes will again be sponsored by the Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The classes will continue on seven consecutive Mondays and Tuesdays 7-9 p.m. from Sept. 15-Oct. 6 at the rod and gun clubhouse, east of Ellsworth on...
August 26, 2015 - 2:20pm
August 14, 2015
UPDATE: Hager City crash victim in 'good' condition
A Twin Cities man was airlifted from the scene of a head-on crash Thursday outside Hager City. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said Jacob Connelly, 26, Arden Hills, was flown by North AirCare helicopter following a crash at Highway 35 and County Road V-V in the town of Trenton....
August 14, 2015 - 7:49am
July 1, 2015
Pole plant veteran retires as manager
With 44 years under his belt, Roger Schommer has gone high up the ranks of management at Trinity Meyers Utility Structures LLC in Hager City,...
July 1, 2015 - 4:22pm
June 22, 2015
Update: Hager City man injured in boat fire in 'good' condition
A Hager City man was hospitalized Saturday after his boat caught fire on land. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, Mark Anthony Bradley, 57, was working on his 1988 Celebrity boat at his home when its motor burst into flames. Authorities were called at 5:57...
June 22, 2015 - 8:04am