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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
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January 13, 2013
New Pierce County DA digs into job
ELLSWORTH -- At 9 a.m. Monday Sean Froelich was sworn in as Pierce County's district attorney.At 9:15 he represented the county in a criminal...
January 13, 2013 - 11:42am
Prescott Mayor talks about 2013
PRESCOTT - 2012 was a notable year within the City of Prescott. Mayor Mark Huber talked about those moments and laid out the hopes for 2013...
January 13, 2013 - 7:28am
January 11, 2013
Meet the new Medical Examiner
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors appointed John Worsing as the medical examiner at its Dec. 19 meeting. He succeeds Sue Dzubay, serving...
January 11, 2013 - 9:58am
January 8, 2013
A new year
January 8, 2013 - 9:37am
Ellsworth Village Board approves ATV routes, village handbook
In a short meeting in open session, the Ellsworth Village Board Monday unanimously approved renewal of a village ordinance for ATV routes in...
January 8, 2013 - 9:31am
Spring Valley negotiates with Verizon on tower
SPRING VALLEY--The Spring Valley Village Board discussed the latest negotiations between Verizon and Village Attorney Rory O'Sullivan Wednesday. Verizon is requesting an amendment to their tower lease, which is up for renewal.
January 8, 2013 - 9:26am
January 7, 2013
Committee names jail consultant
The Pierce County Finance and Personnel Committee approved Thursday a consultant for the Jail Ad Hoc committee. Marvin Wilson, a retired deputy...
January 7, 2013 - 11:04am
January 1, 2013
Dzubay prepares to transition from county coroner's post
Pierce County Medical Examiner Sue Dzubay shared insights about her work as she prepares to resign from the job she's held for 16 years and shift...
January 1, 2013 - 9:19am
O'Boyle reflects back on his 20-year tenure as county DA
After being elected and re-elected nine times as Pierce County district attorney since 1993, John O'Boyle is job hunting for 2013. Twenty years...
January 1, 2013 - 9:15am
December 23, 2012
River Falls town board approves new radio tower
RIVER FALLS - The River Falls Town Board approved a conditional-use permit for Bob Bliss to operate a commercial radio tower as long as he complies with all the board's conditions. The tower was built before the town had a law about radio towers, so the previous owner of the tower...
December 23, 2012 - 10:37am
December 21, 2012
County names new medical examiner
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors approved John Worsing as the new county medical examiner Tuesday. Worsing starts December 30. He succeeds Sue Dzubay, who resigned the post after 16 years. Among her reasons were increasing conflict between on-call hours and her job as a nursing...
December 21, 2012 - 8:52am
December 13, 2012
Robertson out as Prescott City Administrator
PRESCOTT - The Prescott City Administrator position is vacant again. In a release dated Dec. 7, Mayor Mark Huber stated the City and Mike Robertson have mutually agreed to end his employment, with his final day being Dec. 6. "This decision was made in a Special City Council meeting...
December 13, 2012 - 3:23pm
December 1, 2012
Oak Grove celebrates new hall with open house
TOWN OF OAK GROVE--Residents celebrated the new Oak Grove Town Hall with an open house Sunday. Town Clerk Jim Allen said the new building houses a satellite Prescott Fire Department station and an office for sheriff's department deputies when they're in the area, as well as town...
December 1, 2012 - 7:51am
November 26, 2012
Snow removal policies explained
With the winter season fast approaching, the Pierce County Highway Department submitted the following to advise residents about the county's...
November 26, 2012 - 9:34am
Elmwood faces budget crisis
ELMWOOD--The Elmwood Village Board earlier this month began the long preparation for a new sewer plant scheduled to begin construction in two-to-three years. One of the requirements for funding eligibility is a healthy budget, with a positive balance in all accounts. The village...
November 26, 2012 - 9:22am