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Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
First quarter honor roll salute
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
crime and courts
SV girls hoops: Practicing life lessons through basketball
Girls basketball: Panthers win first season opener in eight years
Panthers outlast Colfax despite first-game jitters
Girls basketball: Nelson and turnovers defeat Wolves
Q and A with Nick Jacobsen and former Prescott FB coach Matt Smith
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Harold H. Cushman II; Case No. 17-SC-474
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 11/20/17 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/16/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2018 Spring Election Notice
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Minutes
Donald Rudulf Johnson
Francis H. Johnson
Diane M. Schneider
Winona Edna Hendrickson
Ronald A. Anderson
Editorial: Speak up and give thanks
Viewpoint: The zen of deer hunting
Literally Lorna column: Disrespectful yes, illegal no
Letters to the editor: American Education Week; A right to know the truth
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
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July 26, 2017
Gov. Walker to give $132 million for transportation
Gov. Scott Walker announced the quarterly payment of $132,782,070 from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation to go toward state transportation earlier this month. This payment is the second of three, totaling 50 percent of the estimated $433 million Walker had promised during...
July 26, 2017 - 6:00am
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...
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.
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