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Prescott Police: Don't be in the park, after dark
Zimmerman still 'on guard' for taproom proposal
Sheriff's blotter: Hager City burglary, brick thrown through windshield
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
Vehicle rolls over in ditch between Ellsworth and Red Wing
crime and courts
Local athletes shed light on the college grind
Baseball bash: Inaugural event a success
Ellsworth basketball: Swanson enjoying perks of Team Wisconsin
SCVBL: Garner shutout continues special Plum City summer
SCVBL recap: Hubbers hoping to start rolling
Spring Valley Cardinals
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
It's 40 years for Beldenville Car Show & Swap Meet
Take your pick: City of Prescott, Library plant vegetables, flowers outside of Hall
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/25/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/20/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
Ellsworth Com Sch Bd Spec Mtg 062717
Ellsworth Community School District
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/31/17 Special Board Meeting
Michael Freeman, 68
John F. McLaughlin, 46
Kathleen A. Fueker, 75
Judy M. Finn, 77
Ruby Mae Johnson, 83
My own underwater university
Wildside column: Native plants escape correctional center
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Editorial: Herald building listed for sale
Viewpoint: Cheers to Wisconsin beer
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July 2, 2017
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Barn was a family legacy
TOWN OF MARTELL—A neighbor called the 108-year-old barn at the Johnson farm "gorgeous" and the property itself "immaculate." The only thing...
July 2, 2017 - 9:28am
June 30, 2017
SV couple survives storm; home moved off its foundation
Rural Spring Valley resident Irvin Vanasse didn't see the tornado on the afternoon of June 28. But he saw the storm. Irvin and his wife, Evelyn,...
June 30, 2017 - 8:14pm
June 29, 2017
Weather service: Tornado that hit Pierce County was EF-1
The National Weather Service confirmed what many eyewitnesses already knew — it was a tornado that struck Pierce County on Wednesday. Michelle...
June 29, 2017 - 2:34pm
June 28, 2017
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
TOWN OF MARTELL — At least one person was injured after a fast-developing storm produced a tornado that destroyed numerous buildings Wednesday,...
June 28, 2017 - 8:37pm
May 23, 2017
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Many people brought items to River Falls' Spring Cleanup event May 8-13. But town of Martell resident Dana Pruitt had a different mission. He...
May 23, 2017 - 6:03am
February 10, 2017
Guns and safe go missing in Martell burglary
TOWN OF MARTELL -- A River Falls teenager was one of two people charged in connection with a Pierce County burglary where a safe and guns went...
News/crime and courts
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 5, 2017
Finding your roots: Martell Township
TOWN OF MARTELL -- Editor’s note: This is the ninth article in the “Finding Your Roots” series by the Pierce County Historical Association...
February 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 3, 2017
Prep girls basketball: Martell leads Spartans past Cardinals
Senior Tori Martell scored 22 points for Somerset (6-3, 3-1) as they earned a 77-41 victory over Prescott (3-3, 1-3) in Middle Border Conference girls basketball on Tuesday night. Heather Furlong led the Cardinals in scoring with 14 points. Allie Murphy and MacKenzie Carey each scored...
January 3, 2017 - 11:25pm
September 29, 2016
WATCH: Hank & Mabel’s store makes a return
TOWN OF MARTELL -- About 10 people gathered around a picnic table the last weekend in August, reminiscing about the old Hank & Mabel’s...
September 29, 2016 - 3:38pm
August 8, 2016
Two-vehicle crash sends one woman to hospital
TOWN OF MARTELL -- A crash Monday morning in the town of Martell near the Red Barn sent an elderly Spring Valley woman to the hospital. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene of the two-vehicle crash at about 10:55 a.m. Police determined a southbound vehicle,...
August 8, 2016 - 4:33pm
July 3, 2016
Shifting gears, truck driving school expands to Wisconsin
TOWN OF MARTELL -- Hoping to target aspiring Wisconsin truckers, Interstate Truck Driving School, based in South St. Paul, is looking to expand its course offerings to a new site in the Town of Martell near the intersection of U.S. Highway 63 and state Highway 29. An existing building...
July 3, 2016 - 10:00am
February 24, 2016
Plan to hike levy for new shop hits snag
TOWN OF MARTELL -- There won’t be any increase in the Town of Martell tax levy for 2016 (beginning in 2017) for the purpose of building a new...
February 24, 2016 - 11:12am
October 14, 2015
Cell towers will be built in Martell, Salem
Two new cellphone towers will be constructed in Pierce County, land management director Andy Pichotta confirmed: one in Salem and one in Martell. The Salem tower is to be located in Section 5, T25N, R16W. Access to the site, which is owned by the David Gilles Trust, will be off...
October 14, 2015 - 12:51pm
September 9, 2015
Height exemptions for cell towers granted: Facilities proposed in Salem and Martell
A request from Verizon Wireless for height exemptions on two proposed communication service facilities -- one in the Town of Salem and the other in the Town of Martell -- was granted by the Pierce County Land Management Committee Wednesday. The proposal calls for these cell phone...
September 9, 2015 - 11:10am
July 22, 2015
Preserving history in Martell: Committee gets old schoolhouse running
For people like Francine Rudesill, preserving the Old Martell Schoolhouse is about more than just preserving history. The lifetime resident...
July 22, 2015 - 1:56pm