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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
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
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
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
June 3, 2015
Police release cause of death in Gustafson case
A 20-year-old Hager City man whose body was found April 21 in an Eau Claire pond was intoxicated and died as a result of an accidental fresh...
June 3, 2015 - 3:02pm
May 28, 2015
Join Hiawatha Bank for June Dairy Days
Help Hiawatha National Bank salute local dairy farmers during June Dairy Days. Dairy treats will be served at Hiawatha locations (N1555 770th St., Hager City; and W3532 Hwy. 35, Maiden Rock) on Fridays in June. June 5 -- Cheese curds June 12 -- Milk and cookies June...
May 28, 2015 - 1:39pm
May 22, 2015
Charges filed against Hager City driver in crash
A Hager City woman’s driving behavior was so alarming Wednesday, May 20, that a trailing motorist pulled back in Highway 65 traffic, with his...
May 22, 2015 - 5:50pm
May 1, 2015
No injuries reported in Town of Trenton crash
On Thursday, April 30 at 2:42 p.m. the Pierce County Sheriff's Department Dispatch received a report of a two-vehicle collision on Highway 35...
May 1, 2015 - 11:43am
April 30, 2015
Benefit to be held for Missy Skulski
HAGER CITY -- It has been a tough year for the Skulski family and Melissa (Missy) Skulski is in for the fight of her life. Her faith in God has...
April 30, 2015 - 11:26am
A 10-truck salute
HAGER CITY -- Over a month has passed since Gary Oberg passed away, but those who knew him and loved him most still feel the sting of his loss....
April 30, 2015 - 9:00am
April 23, 2015
Jumping in with both feet
TOWN OF TRENTON -- John “Hunts” Lange wanted to own a resort his entire life. When the opportunity came along to own Everts Resort, he “jumped...
April 23, 2015 - 11:17am
April 22, 2015
2013 Ellsworth graduate found dead in Eau Claire Tuesday
EAU CLAIRE -- A 20-year-old Hager City man who was a student at UW-Eau Claire was found dead in Putnam Park on the campus on Tuesday, April 21....
April 22, 2015 - 2:30pm
March 7, 2015
Bulldozer tumbles from trailer into ditch
A broken transport chain caused a bulldozer to fall from a trailer, roll through a guard rail and into a Hwy. 10 ditch but caused no injuries in the process. Pierce County sheriff's deputy Ali Verges said the accident happened about 5:14 p.m., Thursday, March 5 when an eastbound...
March 7, 2015 - 7:33am
November 19, 2014
UPDATED: Man critical after apparent assault at Border Lounge
A 28-year-old man was listed in critical condition at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester Sunday night after suffering injuries in an apparent fight...
News/crime and courts
November 19, 2014 - 11:48am
September 15, 2014
UPDATE: Hager City teenager hospitalized after Thursday evening crash
A 15-year-old child from Hager City is in fair condition at Gillette Children's Hospital after the vehicle he was riding in Thursday, struck a tree in the town of Martell.
September 15, 2014 - 3:03pm
September 10, 2014
Hager City pole manufacturer under new ownership
Trinity Industries, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Tex., has acquired the assets of Meyer Steel Structures, the utility steel structures division of Thomas and Betts Corporation, with a location in Hager City.
September 10, 2014 - 10:01am
September 4, 2014
Board honors Vieth's Bar for 100 years
HAGER CITY--John Vieths of Vieths’ General Store and Bar in Hager City was honored by the Pierce County Board last month. Vieths was given...
September 4, 2014 - 10:08am
August 26, 2014
Vieths honored by county board for 100 years of Vieths General Store & Tavern
John Viethsof Vieths General Store and Tavern in Hager City was honored by the Pierce County Board during its monthly meeting Tuesday evening...
August 26, 2014 - 9:45pm
July 20, 2014
Skeeters rally to defeat Blues in 10 innings
HAGER CITY - The Hager City Skeeters rallied from an 8-0 deficit to beat the Plum City Blues 11-10 Saturday at Brown Field. The Skeeters plated five runs in their last at bats to tie the game at 9-9 and scored two more in the 10th to win the contest. HC outscored the Blues 9-2...
July 20, 2014 - 9:09am