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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats want federal monitoring of state elections; suspended UW student returns to court on sex allegations; 9 more state news stories
Charges: Suspect used car to injure man
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
crime and courts
WIAA football: Former all-conference lineman excels as a running back
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
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
Stagehands announce 'The Drawer Boy'
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
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
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
Harold K. Olson, 87
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
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