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Pierce County Herald
Public advised about safe ways to dispose of sharps
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
Pierce County Sheriff’s Blotter: Hunters and scammers gone wild; mystery noose
River Falls man gets 9 years in prison: Assault victim: ‘I can finally begin again’
Facility referendum survey inconclusive
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Panthers fall to Osceola after tough second half
Parker Hines returns home with Air Force wrestling
Boys Basketball: Prescott seeks another state tournament run
Boys Basketball: Prescott’s Hamilton draws Division 1 attention
Girls Basketball: Wolves rebound with win over Gilmanton Tuesday
Red Kettle Campaign needs public's help to reach goal
New pastor values outreach to community over building
Shop with a Cop brings holiday cheer
Zion opens collection site for ‘Operation Christmas Child’
Freedom is not free
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/1/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Carla M. Newman; Case No. 15-CV-79
FORECLOSURE: Bank of America v. Matthew Schneider; Case No. 13-CV-260
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2016 Spring Election Notice (Revised)
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/1/15 Public Hearing - New Town Shop
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Joe Menter, 78
Ronald Feuerhelm, 88
Howard J. Ott, 67
Kathleen Vinehout column: Enjoying Thanksgiving on the farm
Ron Kind column: Fighting to improve rail safety
Kathleen Vinehout column: Wisconsin report card provides info on progress, problems
Sheila Harsdorf column: Legislature continues focus on reform, workforce development
Warren Petryk column: Petryk legislation passes the Assembly with bipartisan support
March 12, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Teacher tenure bill debated in state Senate
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota state Senate discussed teacher tenure reform at a State Capitol hearing this morning. The Republican-led state...
March 12, 2015 - 3:21pm
February 23, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Senate goes into extraordinary session to take up Right-to-Work bill
MADISON - Another step was taken this morning toward passage of a right-to-work bill in Wisconsin. The state Senate's organizational committee voted 3-2 to call an extraordinary session for this week -- one that would exclusively take up the measure. It would prohibit employers...
February 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
February 10, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: LaFollette requests office be spared budget cuts
MADISON -- Wisconsin's Secretary of State has asked Gov. Scott Walker to drop his budget proposal to cut the secretary's budget and staffing by almost half. Douglas La Follette wrote the Gov. Walker Monday and said the proposed cut would be devastating to an office that maintains...
February 10, 2015 - 9:13am
January 28, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Builders association taking state to court
ST. PAUL - The Builders Association of the Twin Cities is taking the state to court over the new fire sprinkler law. The law requires a sprinkler system for all new homes more than 4,500 square feet. Clay Dietrich of the Homebuilders Association of Fargo/Moorhead has worked...
January 28, 2015 - 2:59pm
January 19, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: More businesses, contractors opposing right-to-work
MADISON - The Wisconsin Contractor Coalition announces it has added 50 more members from private businesses in its effort to oppose right-to-work legislation being considered in the state Assembly. The group was formed about a month ago. Republican lawmakers are talking about...
January 19, 2015 - 5:26pm
January 13, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Seven-year old dies in mobile home fire in Dunbar
DUNBAR - A seven-year-old girl has died in a mobile home fire in far northeast Wisconsin. It happened near Dunbar in Marinette County. Fire-fighters were called just before 11:30 last night, after a man said his home started to fill with smoke. The man and his nine-year-old son...
January 13, 2015 - 3:50pm
January 3, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Shooting in Monfort kills six-year old, wounds two others
MONFORT - Investigators with the Grant County Sheriff’s Office report a six-year-old child was killed and two other people wounded in a shooting inside a home in the village of Montfort. The incident happened Friday. Names of the shooting victims weren’t released. Deputies...
January 3, 2015 - 10:36am
November 24, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Poor driving conditions in southern, western Minnesota today
Driving conditions are less-than-ideal today in parts of western and southern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a combination of patchy light snow and strong northwest winds is reducing visibility is some areas. Freezing drizzle overnight in the Brainerd area left...
November 24, 2014 - 2:49pm
August 5, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rushmore woman killed in accident
KENNETH, Minn. -- A Rushmore woman is dead after her pickup rear-ended a dump truck Monday afternoon near Kenneth in southwestern Minnesota. The Rock County Sheriff's Office says there was a controlled burn in the area and smoke was crossing the roadway when 26-year-old Ashley...
August 5, 2014 - 1:18pm