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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
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
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Kyra Hayes, 16
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Kathleen Vinehout column: Residents question public school money going to private schools
MARY BAIER COLUMN: Smaller schools serve a great purpose
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
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Home and Garden
April 14, 2010
Transportation theme at Earth Week event
SPRING VALLEY--This year's theme for the annual Spring in the Valley event to be held at the private, non-profit Silkesnas Nature Preserve is "Transportation--the Ways Plants, Animals and Humans Get Around!" The event will be on Sunday, April 25, from 1-5 p.m. All programs are held...
April 14, 2010 - 11:06am
Letter: Involve family with roadside pickup for Earth Day, he says
TO THE EDITOR: The month of April--April 22--is the day set aside for all of us to participate in the 40th Anniversary of "Earth Day." This is on a Thursday, but this whole month we all can observe the date. This theme was founded by Sen. Gaylord Nelson in 1970. The senator died...
April 14, 2010 - 8:34am
April 7, 2010
Spring Clean Sweep set for April 17
Pierce County will provide free disposal for county households and farmers of unwanted medications during the county Clean Sweep scheduled for...
April 7, 2010 - 10:24am
Composting workshop set for April 17 at fairgrounds
Often called gardeners' "black gold," compost has many valuable uses in the yard and garden, and it's easy to make. Adding compost to your soil...
April 7, 2010 - 9:59am
April 6, 2010
Memorial pavers available for "Walk of Honor"
River Falls Veterans Memorial pavers are now available for purchase for the "Walk of Honor." Orders received by Thursday, April 15, will be...
April 6, 2010 - 12:22pm
April 1, 2010
Migratory warblers topic of discussion
The St. Croix Valley Bird Club will sponsor a free PowerPoint presentation open to the public by Andy Paulios of the Wisconsin Bird Conversation Initiative at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 3, in the biology room of the River Falls High School. Paulios will talk about migratory warblers...
April 1, 2010 - 12:11pm
March 31, 2010
Saturday, April 3 Easter Egg Hunt The Ellsworth Funsters will hold an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 3, at 11 a.m. at the Pierce County Fairgrounds in Ellsworth. There will be candy and prizes, and an appearance by the Easter Bunny. Sign-up for T-Ball will be offered at the...
arts and entertainment/health/Life
March 31, 2010 - 11:03am
Help with the crane count on April 17
Since 1976, the International Crane Foundation in Baraboo has held an annual state-wide crane count in early April. The count is used to monitor...
March 31, 2010 - 9:29am
March 30, 2010
Create a rain garden - here's how
Rain gardens are a beautiful way to help protect our streams by catching storm water from roofs and driveways. Attendees will learn about rain...
March 30, 2010 - 3:35pm
March 27, 2010
Free landscaping classes offered
Steve Shimek, who has 20 years experience as a plant health specialist with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, will lead two free sessions...
March 27, 2010 - 1:16pm
March 25, 2010
From an old Cow Belle: Renewal
How wonderful to see the sun shining after so many days of gloom! It felt like God had opened the windows of Heaven and let His light shine right down on us. I looked out the window at my kind of shabby deck, and can't wait to sit out there and listen to the birds (but only after...
March 25, 2010 - 12:08pm
March 24, 2010
The Scene (March 24)
Wednesday, March 24 UCare for Seniors UCare will hold information meetings about the UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage plan, including one in this area on Wednesday, March 24, at 9:30 a.m. at River Heights Motel, 1020 Hwy. 10, Prescott. March meetings are offered at no cost and...
arts and entertainment/Food/health/Life
March 24, 2010 - 12:38pm
March 23, 2010
Need help beautifying your community? Grants can help
The St. Croix County Master Gardener's Association invites you or your organization to apply for a grant to help beautiful your community this...
March 23, 2010 - 9:29am
March 19, 2010
Fair books now available
This Year's Pierce County Fair is Aug. 12-15. Entry day for all exhibits (except livestock) is Wednesday, Aug.
arts and entertainment/Food/health/events/Life
March 19, 2010 - 9:36am
March 17, 2010
The Scene (March 17)
Wednesday, March 17 "The Princess and the Frog" The Ellsworth Public Library will show the new Disney movie "The Princess and the Frog" on Wednesday, March 17, at 2 p.m. Refreshments will be available and there is no charge. Friday, March 19 Creations at Library Preschool and...
arts and entertainment/Food/Life
March 17, 2010 - 2:43pm