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Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
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Elmwood chief officer resigns; Sailer’s wants village to support expansion
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Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Hunter education course taking registration
WIAA boys basketball: Cards road ends at state in defeat
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
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Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
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PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
April 6, 2016
Ellsworth, Spring Valley referendums pass
Two Pierce County school districts had referendums on the ballot this election day. The polls are now closed and the unofficial election results...
April 6, 2016 - 4:35pm
March 17, 2016
Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
HAGER CITY -- Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said Thursday morning that 23-year-old Marya Christiansen missed a curve in the road and drove...
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm
March 16, 2016
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
HAGER CITY -- Family members of Marya Christiansen clung to hopes Wednesday that the Hager City woman would be found, while authorities converged...
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm
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