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Pierce County Herald
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
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
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
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
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
Local coats for kids program returns
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
April 23, 2009
Lawsuit won't stop high school graduations at church
A suburban Milwaukee school district says it will not move its high school graduation ceremonies from a large church, despite a lawsuit to stop it. The Americans United for Separation of Church and State carried out their promise to go to court Wednesday. They sued the Elmbrook...
April 23, 2009 - 9:15am
March 25, 2009
EHS' version of 'Taming of Shrew' opens Thursday
The students of Ellsworth High School will present the classic Shakespearean comedy "The Taming of the Shrew" this Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Ellsworth High School. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for students. The very modern adaptation of the play is set in Ellsworth...
March 25, 2009 - 2:14pm
December 26, 2008
State homeowners surprised by higher assessments
Just because home values are plunging doesn't mean property taxes are falling. In fact, many Wisconsinites were amazed to see that the assessed values of their homes actually went up this year and some folks blame that for a bigger than expected tax hike. According to state law,...
December 26, 2008 - 9:00am
December 19, 2008
Woman who impersonated daughter at high school found innocent
A 34-year-old woman who enrolled at Ashwaubenon High School and practiced with the cheerleading squad under her daughter's name has been found innocent by insanity to a charge of identity theft. Wendy Brown went to class for one day in August and she posed as her 15-year-old daughter...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Pierce County crash injures 2
Two men were injured Tuesday afternoon near the bridge into Red Wing, Minn., just as a winter storm passing through the area picked up steam. Pierce County Sgt. Tom Gunderson said James Edward Johnson, 49, Red Wing, and Rick Frueh, 57, Hager City, were injured in the crash at 4:38...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Plum City High presents Christmas concert Tuesday
PLUM CITY -- The Plum City High School Music Department will present their annual Christmas concert next Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the high school gym. Admission for the concert is $4 for adults and $3 for students. The Jazz Ensemble, Vocal Jazz Choir, Concert Choir and Concert Band...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Bloodmobile coming to EHS Nov. 3
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at Ellsworth High School,323 Hillcrest St., Ellsworth, on Monday, Nov. 3, from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver's license, or two other forms of identification...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
Raiders rally for win
MENOMONIE -- It was on this very field last year that Steve Pax threw the game-winning touchdown pass to Brett Bock in overtime to lead Elmwood to a 20-14 win over Whitehall. Well, Pax once again put a hurt to Whitehall in this year's season opener at the Gridiron Classic in UW-Stout's...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Milwaukee Marquette takes summer baseball title
Milwaukee Marquette has won its second state high school summer baseball title in three years. The Hilltoppers scored 10 runs in the seventh inning Thursday to beat Kettle Moraine 12-1 in the championship game in Stevens Point. The game was tied until the sixth inning, when a...
August 1, 2008 - 9:00am
June 27, 2008
Gas use and tax collections hit five-year high in Wisconsin
Across the nation, drivers drove 20 billion fewer miles in April 2008 compared to April 2007, according to the U.S.
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Area test takers top state averages again scores
With few exceptions, area students again topped their peers statewide on the Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exams (WKCE). In the Ellsworth School District's case, the state-beating performance was across-the-board when it comes to exam takers from all grade levels involved scoring...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
February 14, 2008
Smoke-free -- That's a fact
Breakfast was served at the 63 Diner in east end to students from Ellsworth High School's FACT (Fighting Against Corporate Tobacco) group Friday. The diner was honored by the group and the Pierce County Public Health Department for going smoke-free, effective the first of this year. Owner...
February 14, 2008 - 12:00am