Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New staff gear up for new year
crime and courts
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
Karen S. Franson, 45
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
Real Estate Showcase
June 30, 2009
Hamilton promoted in GOP
ST. PAUL - A southwestern Minnesota legislator who delivered some memorable speeches this year will be an assistant House minority leader. Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, was named to that position by new Minority Leader Kurt Zellers, R-Maple Grove. Zellers has made no other...
June 30, 2009 - 7:30am
April 22, 2009
ADRC open house May 8
An open house will be held Friday, May 8, from 1 to 4 p.m. at ADRC of Pierce County (Aging and Disability Resource Center) in the Pierce County Office Building, 412 W. Kinne St., Ellsworth (basement level, enter from east parking lot). The public is invited to see the new office...
April 22, 2009 - 10:40am
January 30, 2009
Judge questions assessment; only 'comparable' is foreclosure sale
Board of Review members' remarks about the current value of property led a Pierce County judge to agree that the town assessment on a woman's house may be too high. In a decision filed Jan. 28, Judge Robert Wing reversed a property assessment decision made by the Town of Clifton...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Wisconsin delegation votes along party lines in passing Obama's $819 billion spending plan
Wisconsin's five Democrats voted yes, and the state's three Republicans voted no when the U.S. House passed its $819 billion economic stimulus plan Wednesday night. The vote was 244-188. There was almost no GOP support, and all but 11 Democrats pushed it through. Appropriations...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Plum City school to be open to public Jan. 23
PLUM CITY -- On Friday, Jan. 23, parents, along with their 4-year-olds, are invited to come and explore and experience the 4-year-old program, and tour the elementary facility at Plum City Elementary School. Children should be accompanied by an adult and may come and go as they are...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Man gets 58 year sentence in Portage 'House of Horrors' case
His lawyer says Michael Sisk will probably appeal the 58-year prison sentence he was given Tuesday in the Portage "House of Horrors" case. Sisk, 27, was the last of three defendants to be sentenced for the murder of Tammie Garlin, who was found buried in the group's back yard last...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
December 17, 2008
Smoking materials may be cause of Menomonie fire that killed one
Menomonie's fire chief said a fatal house fire was an accident and it was probably caused by smoking materials. John Vancil, 53, died from smoke inhalation and his dog was also killed. The blaze occurred on Monday and officials said it might have burned for some time before a...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
New restaurant planned in strip mall
Ellsworth residents may soon have a new place to dine. The Kings House, specializing in Chinese food, is tentatively scheduled to open Feb. 1. The restaurant will be located on North Maple Street in the strip mall between JoJo's Jewelry and Scott's Outdoor Store. Watch the Herald...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Open house meeting Wednesday about Hastings bridge plans
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) invites the public to learn about replacement plans for the Minn. Hwy. 61 Mississippi River bridge at Hastings, Minn., during a public open house meeting this Wednesday. Citizens are invited to attend the open house from 4 to 7 p.m....
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Wisconsin State Parks June 8 Open House/Free Fishing
Looking for an affordable Sunday family activity? Here's a rare deal -- free admission on June 8 to all Wisconsin state parks, forests and trails during the open house.
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am