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Prescott Police hires two new officers
PIERCE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT BRIEFS (Feb. 21, 2018)
Wisconsin roundup: Anti-crime package of bills approved by Assembly, heads to Walker; more state news stories
Charges: Cross-state Walmart scam involved employee impersonation
Fire destroys Spring Valley-area wood shop
crime and courts
Girls basketball: Wolves lifted by Feuker's 21-point game
Boys basketball: SV peaking at right time
Prescott onto Bloomer, Ellsworth says goodbye to seniors
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
Cardinals, Brookshaw enter new level of play before playoffs
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 2/15/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 2/21/18 Meeting Agenda
MEETING CANCELLATION: 2/21/18 Pierce County Solid Waste Mgt Meeting CANCELLED
PIERCE CO. PARKS COMMITTEE: 2/20/18 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/19/18 Plan Comm. Meeting - Arndt CSM
General Store brings people to Grandma's house
Final voting underway for 'Best of' Awards
Local businesses recognized by PCEDC
VIDEO: Special Recognition Award goes to Randy and Susie Most
Maple syrup producer gets 'sweet' award
Place a Business Announcement
Mildred "Millie" Johnson
James D. Harelson
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ellsworth Fire Department
Bruce M. Weiss
Editorial: Public notices are printed publicly for good reasons
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Letters to the editor: Listen to Prescott T-shirt protest; Latest word on Scottie
Country Pastor column: Since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another
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May 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Congressman expects 'substantially different' health bill from Senate; 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — As House Republicans give the president a legislative victory on health care, one Wisconsin GOP lawmaker predicts a "substantially different" package from the Senate a few months from now. Still, Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville says many of his fellow Republicans were...
May 5, 2017 - 10:31am
April 21, 2017
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
My name is Dr. Ed Ward, and I am a hospitalist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing. A hospitalist is a medical specialist who sees patients...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 28, 2017
Kathleen Vinehout column: What's next in health care?
“Obamacare is the law of the land,” House Speaker Paul Ryan told the nation. “We’re going to be living with Obamacare for the foreseeable...
March 28, 2017 - 8:08am
March 3, 2017
Lawmakers address heroin, meth epidemic in Wisconsin
With issues stemming from meth and heroin abuse becoming more prevalent in Wisconsin, lawmakers have turned their attention to fighting addiction...
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am
February 27, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pitches state's insurance-for-poor plan to Trump; 3 more die in snowmobile crashes; 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — Gov. Scott Walker says the nation should adopt Wisconsin's program for giving health insurance to the poor. Walker and other governors met with President Donald Trump and his health secretary in Washington during the weekend, and the replacing of Obamacare was said...
February 27, 2017 - 8:34am
February 20, 2017
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
For two years the Healthier Together coalition has collected data and information from Pierce and St. Croix counties in order to determine the...
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
COLUMN: Are you getting reliable nutrition information?
The internet contains an abundance of nutrition and health information. Social media pages such as Facebook and Twitter have increased our access to instant information through nutrition articles and blogs. The ability to easily swap nutrition knowledge is awesome!
February 1, 2017 - 11:17am
January 10, 2017
Curing dementia the best solution
The goal for the Alzheimer's Association was to find a cure for dementia-related diseases by the year 2020. The organization has recently moved...
January 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
Obesity numbers up almost 9 percent in Wisconsin
The Pierce County Health Department recently reported Wisconsin’s percentage of obese adults has risen from 30.7 percent to 39.4 percent, with 29.8 percent of Pierce County adults in that group. These percentages show that nearly four out of every 10 adults in Wisconsin and three...
December 23, 2016 - 8:08am
December 1, 2016
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
There’s a beautiful building on your way out of town. Right there on the right. Certainly you’ve seen it, whether it’s in Ellsworth north...
December 1, 2016 - 4:02pm
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
According to a fact sheet highlighting the underfunding of Wisconsin’s facilities compiled by “Leading Age Wisconsin,” the state’s Medicaid...
December 1, 2016 - 2:31pm
November 29, 2016
'You get what you pay for' (part 2): A 'Shining Star' in Plum City
When the director comes to Plum City Care Center for a routine visit, Ruth Hartung, a cook there for 41 years, makes the trip uniquely special....
November 29, 2016 - 1:47pm
November 11, 2016
Compassion, comfort and caring: Veteran finds friend in county nurse
RIVER FALLS -- Freedom isn’t free. The price many veterans paid for America’s freedom far exceeds what most people could fathom. River Falls...
November 11, 2016 - 10:12am
October 18, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- A second and final statewide debate will be staged Tuesday night for Wisconsin's U.S. Senate candidates. Republican incumbent Ron Johnson and former Senate Democrat Russ Feingold will square off in a 90 minute forum beginning at 8:30 p.m. from Milwaukee's Marquette Law...
October 18, 2016 - 12:03pm
October 17, 2016
Local coats for kids program returns
ELLSWORTH/RIVER FALLS -- The local organization, Basics for Local Kids, is gearing up for the seventh season of collecting and offering winter-wear...
October 17, 2016 - 10:01am