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Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
crime and courts
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
December 10, 2013
EHS gridders gave all on field, at bloodmobile
While the Panther football players from Ellsworth High School were posting playoff victories this October, most of their ranks were also contributing...
December 10, 2013 - 10:46am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Medtronics to begin trials on the world's smallest pacemaker
MOUNDS VIEW, Minn. -- Minnesota-based Medtronic says it will begin clinical trials on what they call the world's smallest pacemaker, which is injected through a vein and attached directly to the heart wall. Pat Mackin, president of Medtronic's Cardiac Rhythm Management Division...
December 10, 2013 - 10:03am
December 9, 2013
Mayo Clinic Health System to host holiday open house
As the holiday season approaches, Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Wing in Ellsworth invites community members and their families to an open house from 4-6 p.m., this Tuesday.
December 9, 2013 - 10:28am
Gilbertson's need for blood confirms value of donations
BELDENVILLE—Gary Gilbertson of Beldenville is a living example of how others’ blood donations can help someone in need. Gilbertson received...
December 9, 2013 - 9:46am
December 7, 2013
Ellsworth Village Board leaning towards chlorination 24/7
Sentiment by members of the Ellsworth Village Board and other village officials is leaning towards establishing a full-time chlorination process for the village's water suuply. The latest discovery of more bacteria in the water supply forcing a large dosage of chlorine to kill...
December 7, 2013 - 11:42pm
December 6, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP:Train carrying taconite derails near Two Harbors
TWO HARBORS - Two people are injured after a train filled with iron ore pellets derailed Thursday afternoon in Two Harbors on Minnesota's North Shore, but officials with Canadian National Railway say those injuries are minor. The Duluth News Tribune quotes an official at Northshore...
December 6, 2013 - 10:27am
December 4, 2013
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Ready or not, here comes one of the more challenging seasons. The Wisconsin Division of Emergency Management wants the public to be prepared,...
December 4, 2013 - 3:07pm
December 2, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Eight accidents total in 2013 gun-deer season
The DNR The Wisconsin DNR reports eight gun-related accidents during the nine-day deer hunting season that ended yesterday. Two mishaps occurred during Thanksgiving week, on top of the six mishaps reported in the season's opening weekend. No hunters were reported shot-to-death,...
December 2, 2013 - 6:52pm
November 29, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: New poll finds approval ratings for Franken, Dayton down
ST. CLOUD, Minn- -- Some top Democrats in Minnesota have work to do if they want to get re-elected next year. In St. Cloud State University's annual fall statewide survey, 44 percent rated Governor Mark Dayton's job performance as excellent to pretty good, while 52 percent...
November 29, 2013 - 10:40am
November 27, 2013
ADORAY to build hospice house
After nearly two decades of providing quality end-of-life care services to Western Wisconsin residents, ADORAY Home Health and Hospice plans...
November 27, 2013 - 9:26am
November 26, 2013
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
As the year wanes, those who are in the twilight of their lives are reminded the statistics on falls among older Americans are staggering. The...
November 26, 2013 - 2:47pm
Testing shows low levels of 3M incinerator pollutants
Second-year monitoring at the controversial hazardous waste incinerator at 3M-Cottage Grove continues to show low levels of air pollution emissions.
November 26, 2013 - 8:55am
November 21, 2013
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Flu season has started early again
The flu season has started early in Wisconsin for the second year in a row.
November 21, 2013 - 10:37am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Minnesota murder suspect refuses to attend court appearance in Arizona
A former Fergus Falls man wanted for murder in Otter Tail County is causing problems for Arizona authorities.
News/crime and courts
November 21, 2013 - 10:04am
November 19, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: St. Cloud City Council approves outdoor furniture ban
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - The St. Cloud City Council Monday night approved an ordinance that would prohibit residents from putting indoor furniture outdoors. The council conducted a study back in July that brought up an increasing concern of couches and chairs being put on porches, patios...
November 19, 2013 - 9:24am