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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats want federal monitoring of state elections; suspended UW student returns to court on sex allegations; 9 more state news stories
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Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
crime and courts
WIAA football: Former all-conference lineman excels as a running back
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
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October 8, 2016
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
BAY CITY -- This weekend will be the public’s last chance to see the Pierce County Historical Association’s “Pierce County in War and Peace”...
October 8, 2016 - 8:00am
September 3, 2016
New artifacts added to military display
BAY CITY -- On Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, the River Bluffs History Center located in Bay City will be open with its Pierce County...
September 3, 2016 - 8:00am
April 20, 2016
Lawton bar owner preserves bar, store history
LAWTON -- Receipts from Sather’s Cash Store, orders for Lawton Creamery scratched onto a notepad, photos of people posing in front of the old...
April 20, 2016 - 8:04am
November 24, 2015
Dravis barn stands sentry for a century
It’s stood for a century and a barn inside the city limits of Prescott hasn’t served traditional farming purposes for much of that time,...
November 24, 2015 - 9:42am
October 28, 2015
‘History River’ documentarian stops on Prescott Island
Mike Hatfield, a Wisconsin resident and a professional gunsmith, wanted to take a vacation. He decided to take a few months to paddle a...
October 28, 2015 - 11:56am
June 17, 2015
Pioneer Day targets war and peace--county style
Pierce County’s contributions to wars since 1812 are chronicled in a display at the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City to be open to the...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 17, 2015 - 2:30pm
May 7, 2015
Free Mother’s Day tours at the Octagon House Museum
In celebration of mothers, the Octagon House Museum will once again offering free tours for mothers accompanied by a paying child (of any age)...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 7, 2015 - 2:51pm
November 28, 2014
Historical Society's Victorian Christmas Night on Dec. 5
The St. Croix County Historical Society will present its annual Victorian Christmas Night on Friday, Dec. 5, from 6-8 p.m., with a tour of the...
November 28, 2014 - 1:40pm
November 11, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: John Doe Judge asks Justice Dept. to represent him in lawsuit
The judge who presided over the John Doe probe into Scott Walker's former Milwaukee County aides has asked the Justice Department to represent him in a lawsuit against him. Waukesha attorney Christopher Wiesmueller filed suit eight days ago against Reserve Judge Neal Nettesheim,...
November 11, 2014 - 3:51pm
October 14, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Three missing persons cases throughout state
Searches were continuing at last word for three people reported missing from separate locations in Wisconsin. In Sheboygan, police said seven-year-old Lilleona Badtke was last seen by a sibling after they left school yesterday afternoon. They went their separate ways, and Lilleona...
October 14, 2014 - 10:21am
July 29, 2014
PCHA asks records of military be shared
Pierce County Historical Association (PCHA) members wonder if the public is aware of the following: --One Pierce County veteran was a...
July 29, 2014 - 3:26pm
October 18, 2013
German immigrant experience talk on Oct. 24
Kathleen Neils Conzen Kathleen Neils Conzen, Thomas E. Donnelley Professor Emerita of American History at The University of Chicago, will speak at UW-River Falls on Thursday, Oct. 24, as part of the annual Edward N. Peterson Lecture Series. The lecture will begin at...
October 18, 2013 - 9:36am
August 9, 2013
Days Gone By: Mystery solved
Kathy Falteisek, widow of the late Roman Falteisek, found this photo of her father-in-law, John Peter Falteisek (died 1963), on the right, and...
August 9, 2013 - 1:12pm
June 13, 2013
Free tours for Dad at the Octagon House
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer special Father's Day tour of the Octagon House Museum on Sunday, June 16, from 2 to 4:30 p.m....
June 13, 2013 - 8:18am
June 5, 2013
First open house at River Bluffs History Center
The year's first open house at the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City, operated by the Pierce County Historical Association will take place...
June 5, 2013 - 2:40pm