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Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
Group holds prayer gathering for Prescott police
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
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
Letter: Memorial Day's an occasion when he can't help but remember
TO THE EDITOR: As I read and reminisce over the years of Memorial Days I've lived, I can't help but remember. Remember when my brother Alan came home from the Korean War. My young sisters and brothers didn't know who he was. I remember when my brother Pat was drafted to serve in...
June 5, 2013 - 1:28pm
April 25, 2013
Octagon House opens for the season May 1
The Octagon House Museum opens for the 2013 tour season Wednesday, May 1. With this year's theme of "One House, One Family, One Hundred Years." ...
April 25, 2013 - 10:34am