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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Governor's race still tied according to MU poll
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Globe University School Of Business dispute AG's allegations in lawsuit
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
Former Ellsworth woman charged with endangering safety
crime and courts
Ellsworth Legion team advances to semifinals of GSL tourney
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Brewers sweep up Reds
Regional park to open this fall in southeastern Minnesota
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lucroy's walk-off homer wins it for Milwaukee
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Moore pours in 48 as Lynx win in double overtime
Prescott Calendar raffle starts August 1
Fun's not alien to UFO Days this weekend
Plum City Summerfest drops in
Goodwin, Schaar featured at Saturday's walk/run
East side, west side -- Centenarian's lived a lot
arts and entertainment
William L. Stoetzel, 70
Charles Ford, Sr., 86
Duane Hillstead, 73
Susan L. Myers, 68
Helen Johnson, 63
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/17/14 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/16/14 REVISED Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE: 7/24/14 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/24/14 Board of Adjustment Committee Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/22/14 Personnel Committee Meeting
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
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