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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
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crime and courts
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Ellsworth girls take second at MBC meet
E-PC readies for playoffs with rout of Shell Lake
Raiders to travel to Clear Lake for opening round of playoffs
Todd takes runner up in Dunn-St. Croix Conference meet
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
Daughters work to save their mother
Last chance to see 'Pierce County in War & Peace'
Fresh Art Tour kicks off Oct. 7
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Absentee Voting & Voting Equip. Test for 11/8/16 Election
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/20/16 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF EL PASO: 11/1/16 Public Hearing re: Strauss permit
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 10/20/16 Meeting Agenda
REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Lucas M. Greeley; Case No. 16-SC-322
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
Wallace J. Harvey, 94
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
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
Real Estate Showcase
July 24, 2013
Superintendent's Column: Elementary school sites considered
By Barry Cain Ellsworth School Superintendent The Ad Hoc Facilities Committe of the Ellworth School District once again met on July 17 to continue its progress in addressing our district’s facility needs. At this meeting, the committee examined updated...
July 24, 2013 - 10:56am
Co-op sponsors students to Youth Leadership Conference
Local high school juniors and seniors were among about 130 teens from Wisconsin who participated in the 50th Youth Leadership Congress (YLC)...
July 24, 2013 - 10:52am
June 5, 2013
Vortherms named new Prescott High School principal
PRESCOTT--Prescott High School students will be greeted by a new principal next fall--and a familiar face. At the May regular meeting, the Prescott...
June 5, 2013 - 10:52am
May 9, 2013
Ellsworth Schools launch page on Facebook
The Ellsworth School District launched a Facebook page April 29 as part of the school district's strategic plan to improve communication between...
May 9, 2013 - 10:39am
May 1, 2013
From the Valley to the Falls: River Falls picks new school superintendent
Jamie Benson, a superintendent for 15 years at River Valley School District near Madison, has tentatively accepted an offer from the River Falls...
May 1, 2013 - 9:08am
April 19, 2013
River Falls school superintendent search is down to three
The school board and its superintendent advisory committee interviewed seven candidates for the job of school superintendent.
April 19, 2013 - 9:17am
March 27, 2013
Students of the Month at EHS
January Students of the Month at Ellsworth High School have been named. Freshmen are: Trentyn Mattson, nominated by Mrs. Kadlec in mathematics...
March 27, 2013 - 12:59pm
Nick Roy: Terrific teacher
Nick Roy is the January Teacher of the Month for Ellsworth High School. Mr. Roy teaches physical education. He was chosen because he works hard...
March 27, 2013 - 12:57pm
January 23, 2013
Letter: They seek public explanation about info omitted from presentation
TO THE EDITOR: Open Letter to the Ellsworth Community School Board: Re: Board's denial of 8-13-12, request to meet with the Concerned Citizen Committee. We are not surprised nor are we dismayed. Approximately five years ago, the board put forth a referendum for a $2 million bond...
January 23, 2013 - 10:48am
Letter: 'Lunch ladies' should continue to do job hired to do, she says
TO THE EDITOR: Food safety is one of the most important concerns in the food service industry. Improper food handling or unsafe conditions can lead to foodborne illness, disease or even death. Food handlers working in the food service industry should be responsible and know safe...
January 23, 2013 - 10:47am
November 30, 2012
Colleen Raye holiday concert at RFHS Dec. 3
FORWARD, the River Falls Public School Foundation, will sponsor a Colleen Raye holiday concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, at the River Falls High...
November 30, 2012 - 9:11am
November 20, 2012
Letter: Group to presen tissues, process school board uses in response
TO THE EDITOR: An Open letter to the Ellsworth Community School Board: We are not surprised that the board again declined our invitation to meet with representatives of the Concerned Citizen Group for a civil, meaningful and substantive conversation about the process of governing...
November 20, 2012 - 9:35am
November 1, 2012
Wine and Wishes for St. Francis this Saturday
The seventh annual Wine and Wishes fundraiser for St. Francis School will be held this Saturday, Nov. 3, at 7 p.m. at the St. Francis Parish...
November 1, 2012 - 8:24am
October 3, 2012
Editorial: Could this change get more students thinking of college?
State School Superintendent Tony Evers has proposed that all 11th graders take the ACT standardized college admission exam as well as a separate...
October 3, 2012 - 8:36am
August 1, 2012
School supply drives underway at credit unions
PRESCOTT--WESTconsin Credit Union offices are serving as community collection sites for school supply donations to help families throughout the...
August 1, 2012 - 10:33am