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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
April 28, 2016
Arbor Day celebrated with tree donations to area students
ELLSWORTH -- To celebrate Arbor Day – Friday, April 29 -- Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services delivered 871 evergreen tree seedlings to 4th...
April 28, 2016 - 12:23pm
February 18, 2016
Cyberbullying – Keeping technology safe for kids
On Monday, Feb. 29, Prescott students and community members will learn about cyberbullying from a leading expert. Thanks to the efforts of Prescott...
February 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
Apply soon for Wisconsin public school open enrollment
Parents who wish to choose the public school district their children will attend next school year (2015-16) face an important application window of Feb. 2 to April 30. State law allows Wisconsin children to attend public school in a school district other than the one in which they...
January 18, 2015 - 6:00am
February 5, 2014
Students of the Month chosen at high school
November 2013 Students of the Month at Ellsworth High School have been named. Freshmen are: Rory Holt, nominated by Mr. Boigenzahn in world...
February 5, 2014 - 1:20pm
December 19, 2013
Ellsworth Middle School names students of the month
By Aria Krieser EMS Counselor Ellsworth Middle School had the third “Student of the Month” ceremony for the 2013-2014 school year. November’s...
December 19, 2013 - 9:32am
December 12, 2013
EMS Subway students named
The Ellsworth Middle School Subway Straight A-4.0 students from the first term have been named. They are: fifth graders, Ezra Anderson, McKenna...
December 12, 2013 - 9:40am
December 4, 2013
Prescott community surveys now underway
By Roger Hulne, Prescott School Superintendent PRESCOTT—This past spring, the Prescott School Board approved a representative community...
December 4, 2013 - 3:39pm
November 27, 2013
‘Sirens of the 60s’ hit the stage for FORWARD foundation
The “Sirens of the 60s” featuring local performer Colleen Raye will perform at the FORWARD River Falls Education Foundation fundraiser...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 27, 2013 - 2:19pm
October 30, 2013
Ellsworth drama class presents Monty Python's 'Spamalot' - first show Nov. 7
Fans of the 1970s comedy sketch show “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” and the movie “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” will have a lot...
Life/arts and entertainment
October 30, 2013 - 2:53pm
October 2, 2013
Study committee plan calls for new elementary school
By Barry Cain, Ellsworth School Superintendent Our Ad Hoc Facilities Committee held its final meeting as a full committee Sept. 17. I would like to thank the committee members for all of their hard work and leadership since we first met in May 2012. As a result of the committee’s...
October 2, 2013 - 12:35pm
September 27, 2013
EHS Class of '52 reunion
The Ellsworth High School Class of ‘52 gathered for a reunion on Sept. 6, with the following classmates in attendance: Betty Steiner Trollen,...
September 27, 2013 - 8:35am
September 12, 2013
New teachers and staff in Prescott
The Prescott School District welcomes new staff members to the education team. New teachers to the district in 2013-2014 are Eric Brown,...
September 12, 2013 - 10:24am
Superintendent: Facilities needs plan close to presentation
Since May 2012, the Ad Hoc Facilities Committee for the Ellsworth School District has been working to develop plans to address the ongoing facility needs of our school district. This committee was developed through a school board goal as a way to involve community members, school...
September 12, 2013 - 10:20am
August 21, 2013
Kosin to be named to new Hall of Fame
PRESCOTT - The late Jaci Kosin will be a part of the second inductee class to the new Wisconsin Association of Cheer and Pom Coaches Hall of Fame. Kosin, who was Prescott High School’s first dance team coach, will be inducted in a ceremony to be held on Nov. 9 at the KI Convention...
August 21, 2013 - 1:14pm
August 6, 2013
Professor takes aim at “Common Core” in education
Dr. Duke Pesta, professor of English at UW-Oshkosh, will discuss the “Common Core State Standards Initiatives” program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at Kilkarney Hills Golf Course in River Falls. Pesta will go over the ongoing...
August 6, 2013 - 3:52pm