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UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
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Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
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Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
Finding your roots: El Paso Township
TOWN OF EL PASO -- Editor’s note: This is the fourth article in the “Finding Your Roots” series by the Pierce County Historical Association...
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November 27, 2016
Finding your roots: Ellsworth Township
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth Township was sectioned off from Martell Township on March 3, 1857 as Perry Township. The name was changed to Ellsworth...
November 27, 2016 - 9:38am
November 21, 2016
How a Frenchman founded Diamond Bluff
DIAMOND BLUFF -- Diamond Bluff had the earliest settlement by a European of any place in Pierce County. Before 1800, a Frenchman arrived and...
November 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 8, 2016
The story of the village of Clifton Mills
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- Early settlers in the Stillwater area began exploring Clifton Township as early as the 1820s, but permanent settlement didn’t...
November 8, 2016 - 8:42am
October 28, 2016
Do you descend from Pierce County pioneers?
PIERCE COUNTY -- Do you descend from pioneer settlers in Pierce County? If so, the Pierce County Historical Association needs your help. Our...
October 28, 2016 - 9:21am
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