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Toddler drowns in rural Prescott
Boy on bicycle collides with truck
Prosser defends vote to drop Walker John Doe probe; pine from Oconto will decorate White House; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
Strategic plan, job descriptions updated
Mini-van, scrubber, alarm purchases approved
crime and courts
Place selected to Roy Griak HOF
Pitching, defense carries Pirates to 17-1 SCVBL record
Hubbers gear up for postseason
Hayward ends Plum City Post 365's run at regions
Ellsworth falls in Gopher State playoffs
Elmwood's Extraterrestrial Extravaganza
Kicking cancer to the curb
Hey guys, like to sing? How about at a Twins game!
Fun spotted from skies over Elmwood this weekend
Green light given to car show this Sunday
arts and entertainment
TOWN MEETING 7-6-15
Pierce County Land Management Aug. 5, 2015 Meeting Notice
FORECLOSURE: WESTconsin Credit Union. v.Sylvia Heller Estate; Case No. 15-CV-43
Pierce County Finance & Personnel Agenda Aug 3, 2015
PIERCE COUNTY: 6/23/15 Board Meeting Minutes
Ellery Feona Ennenga, 2
Bernice Ryan, 93
Dennis Kado, 62
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Elmer Miller, 95
Kathleen Vinehout column: A Flurry of New Policy Slipped in by Budget Committee
Sheila Harsdorf column: Transportation fund facing critical crossroads
Kathleen Vinehout column: Transportation spending: It’s time for a comprehensive audit
Kathleen Vinehout column: State Health Marketplace needed to protect Wisconsinites
Kathleen Vinehout column: Four (not to easy) ways to balance the transportation budget
Get Out! Deals
April 1, 2010
Pierce County 'Legacy Farms' program announced
For Pierce County farmers, the Legacy Farms project will become another first-of-its-kind opportunity for 2010 Farm Technology Days. Officers and executive committee members have been very pleased farmers themselves are taking a prominent role in the project. Legacy Farms of Pierce...
April 1, 2010 - 11:14am
3 Elmwood firefighters hurt battling grass fire; 1 still at Regions
WAVERLY -- One Elmwood firefighter was airlifted to Regions Hospital Wednesday evening and two others were transported to River Falls Area Hospital...
April 1, 2010 - 9:30am
March 27, 2010
House fire displaces one; town of RF home heavily damaged
An early morning fire Saturday displaced one man and may have killed at least one pet. River Falls firefighters were alerted to the structure...
March 27, 2010 - 7:53am
March 23, 2010
PC students attend "Footloose" at Chanhassen
PLUM CITY--A group of 25 Plum City High School students attended "Footloose," which was performed at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre in the Twin...
March 23, 2010 - 11:32am
December 11, 2009
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday
Tax reciprocity dead until 2011; special session convenes Wednesday Efforts by two area legislators to restore Wisconsin's income tax reciprocity for state residents who work in Minnesota appears to be dead until new Governors are elected in both states. Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River...
News / politics
December 11, 2009 - 11:55am
November 8, 2009
Red Wing woman killed in town of Ellsworth crash
A Red Wing woman died and her husband was seriously injured Saturday when he failed to stop on a town of Ellsworth intersection late Saturday afternoon and collided with a car driven by a Stillwater couple. The fatal crash occurred at 4:20 p.m. at 610th Avenue and 610th Street in...
November 8, 2009 - 9:17pm
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
News / accidents
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
May 26, 2009
ADRC shows off its new look
Staff members of the Pierce County Aging and Disability Resource Center can't stop talking about their new offices. "It's been wonderful," said...
News / government
May 26, 2009 - 11:38am
February 2, 2009
After making wish lists communities have little hope of seeing federal funds
Places big and small throughout Wisconsin have made their wish lists for federal economic stimulus money. But Gov. Jim Doyle says there's no way his state government will get all it wants, much less local communities. The U.S. Senate is expected on Thursday to approve its own version...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Only incumbents file for local offices so far
Candidates are currently able to file for available municipal and school seats in the spring election, including those in Ellsworth. For Ellsworth Village Board, only the four incumbents with expiring terms indicated interest in participating in the election, as of Tuesday. Trustees...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Letter: Local food's good medicine for everyone, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Following its mission and Franciscan tradition, Sacred Heart Hospital invests in its community by purchasing local food to support local agriculture. Like other large organizations, however, we've encountered many challenges, such as quantity, transportation, processing,...
opinion / Food
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Effort to deny local control on wind farms dies
Local governments will not lose their power to set limits on where high-tech windmills can go. A last-minute push to let the State Public Service Commission set those rules and ban communities from doing anything stricter is dead for this year. The bill was sent to a scheduling...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am