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Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/10/16 Budget Hearing and Special Meeting
Kyra Hayes, 16
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
Bernice J. Huppert, 99
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
April 20, 2016
Seniors say they own Maiden Rock Village Hall: Petition started against new building
MAIDEN ROCK -- A strained relationship between the Maiden Rock Senior Citizens Center and village staff has some Maiden Rock-ites confused, upset...
April 20, 2016 - 8:28am
April 15, 2016
Fairmount Santrol lays off 55 employees, including Maiden Rock, Hager City and Menomonie
Fairmount Santrol announced Thursday, April 14 that approximately 55 workers at three sand facilities in Wisconsin: Hager City, Maiden Rock and Menomonie, would be laid off effective immediately. “The layoffs are due to organizational restructuring and a reduction in business operations...
April 15, 2016 - 2:15pm
April 6, 2016
Ellsworth, Spring Valley referendums pass
Two Pierce County school districts had referendums on the ballot this election day. The polls are now closed and the unofficial election results...
April 6, 2016 - 4:35pm
March 16, 2016
It’s ‘About Time’ you escape to the country
TOWN OF UNION -- Isn’t it About Time? That’s what Phil and Mary Roberts thought when they made the decision to open their spacious town of...
March 16, 2016 - 10:15am
February 17, 2016
Village hall will be listed for sale
MAIDEN ROCK -- The present Maiden Rock Village Hall building will be listed for sale with a realty firm, the village board decided early last...
February 17, 2016 - 4:01pm
January 20, 2016
Hall heads to playground, present site to be sold
MAIDEN ROCK VILLAGE BOARD -- Additional decisions about a proposed new village hall were made by the Maiden Rock Village Board early this month.The...
January 20, 2016 - 12:25pm
December 29, 2015
Man accused of sexual assault
TOWN OF MAIDEN ROCK -- A Minnesota man faces a sexual assault charge following allegations that he raped a teenager in the town of Maiden Rock. Stillwater resident Richard P. Kraft, 38, was charged Dec. 21 in Pierce County Circuit Court with one count of third-degree sexual assault,...
News/crime and courts
December 29, 2015 - 11:13am
December 16, 2015
Hall renovation rejected, it’s back to building plan
MAIDEN ROCK -- Future steps to be taken on the village hall project were discussed by the Maiden Rock Village Board at its Monday, Dec. 7 meeting....
December 16, 2015 - 10:23am
December 9, 2015
Maiden Rock Hall story spurs resident response
GUEST COMMENTARY -- “That was rather glib.” B.J. Christofferson was responding to (Maiden Rock village president) Judy Daleiden's remark “Well you elected us” to indicate there was no obligation of the village board to hold a referendum as to whether the board should spend...
December 9, 2015 - 1:44pm
December 2, 2015
Tearing a town in two: Where and if to build village hall debated
MAIDEN ROCK -- Passionate opinions permeated a Maiden Rock Village Board listening session about the proposed new village hall Wednesday, Nov....
December 2, 2015 - 11:30am
Suspect accused of stealing father’s funds
PIERCE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT -- Pierce County prosecutors filed charges last month against a Red Wing woman accused of stealing nearly $16,000 from her father. According to a criminal complaint filed in Pierce County Circuit Court, Patricia J. Arnold used her power of attorney role...
News/crime and courts
December 2, 2015 - 10:52am
November 24, 2015
Former MR man faces child sex crime charges
A 30-year-old Prescott man has been charged in Pierce County Circuit Court with multiple felony sex crimes including repeated sexual assault...
News/crime and courts
November 24, 2015 - 9:01am
November 10, 2015
Maiden Rock Village Hall: a no or a go?
MAIDEN ROCK -- Plans for a proposed village hall project were discussed by the Maiden Rock Village Board early last week. The plans were close to being finalized, the board understood. Members scheduled a public informational and listening session for Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 6...
November 10, 2015 - 1:52pm
October 28, 2015
What are the hours for tricks or treats?
Pierce County communities are gearing up for trick-or-treaters Saturday, Oct. 31. Some communities have recommended hours for those hitting...
October 28, 2015 - 11:53am
October 21, 2015
Girdeens raise, take trout on road for fishing fun
Fishing fun for young and old alike is the aim of Mike Girdeen, his wife Holly and their sons (Adam, age 18, Matthew, 17, Charles, 14, and Benjamin,...
October 21, 2015 - 11:23am