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Judge doesn't take convict's words lightly
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Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
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PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
August 10, 2013
Two-vehicle accident leads to rollover, injuries
MARTELL - A two-vehicle accident led to an injury late Friday afternoon at the north intersection of Hwys. 29 and 63 in Martell Township. A...
August 10, 2013 - 6:02pm
September 7, 2012
Food industry couple takes over Ellsworth area café
TOWN OF GILMAN--A couple with experience in the food industry has added ownership of an eatery to their management roles at a winery and a grocery...
September 7, 2012 - 8:50am
August 30, 2012
Hwy. 63 intersection with CTH.Y described as "bad corner"
Following Saturday's crash at County Road Y and State Highway 63 in Pierce County that killed two Red Wing residents, Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said that intersection will be evaluated for its safety. "Basically that corner is a bad corner," she said. "With County Road Y...
August 30, 2012 - 9:37am
August 29, 2012
Martell School garage sale Saturday
MARTELL--A garage sale will be going on at the Martell School this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. This will be the second day of the fundraising...
August 29, 2012 - 10:00am
July 2, 2012
Nelson descendants plan family reunion
The descendants of Andreas and Sonne Nelson, pioneer Norwegian settlers in the Martell area, will celebrate their heritage with a family reunion...
July 2, 2012 - 4:05pm
April 25, 2012
Benefit for breast cancer patient April 28
A benefit event for Sarah Wilson-Freeland will be held this Saturday at the El Paso Bar and Grill, W4277 CTH G, Ellsworth. The event will feature...
April 25, 2012 - 10:38am
February 1, 2012
Letter: So many people gave me comfort while I grieved
I would like to thank everyone for the outpouring of love and affection my family is still receiving after the loss of my son, Joe Fern. There was a very large turnout at his funeral. What a great tribute it was to Joe and what a wonderful acknowledgement to the kind of person he...
February 1, 2012 - 3:17pm
August 26, 2011
Wow: Same shop, same flowers, same love
In 1946, Ed Hanson bought his wife Betty yellow roses for their wedding at Pearson Florist & Greenhouse in River Falls. On Aug. 17 of 2011, Hanson bought yellow roses from Pearson Florist for his wife for their 65th wedding anniversary. In a world of frequent divorces, Ed and...
August 26, 2011 - 3:00pm
May 9, 2011
Women's expo offers full day of activities
Area women are invited to a day of entertainment, health and financial advice, rich desserts and shopping when a local group holds an Expo Fundraiser...
May 9, 2011 - 4:23pm
March 23, 2011
Letter: Harsdorf has sold out her constituents, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Sheila Harsdorf's vote to strip public unions of bargaining rights is one step by Republicans to silence dissent, dismantle good state government and reap profits for out-of-state billionaires under the smokescreen of deficit reduction. The vote is proof that Gov....
March 23, 2011 - 9:53am
December 1, 2010
PC Historical Association seeks photos of general stores
By its very definition, the general store carried an inventory of a little bit of every item useful in a home. If the customer needed it, the...
December 1, 2010 - 10:53am
October 27, 2010
Friends of Martell School meet, work
TOWN OF MARTELL--On Sept. 1, a good number of interested individuals gathered at the old Martell School in Martell to continue the restoration...
October 27, 2010 - 1:13pm
August 18, 2010
Grady Radabaugh rescued from flood waters in Martell by airboat
TOWN OF MARTELL--The flood waters didn't exactly announce their presence with a ringing alarm. "I have to hand it to my wife because I would have slept right through it," Grady Radabaugh said. At 4:15 a.m., Radabaugh's wife woke him to the fact their house on 535th Street in Martell...
August 18, 2010 - 9:48am
August 17, 2010
Flooding causes local cows to be washed away in Rush River
TOWN OF MARTELL--Tim Wiff, a farmer who owns land near Martell on the Rush River, said he received a startling phone call from Pierce County...
August 17, 2010 - 10:08am
June 16, 2010
Fishing contest draws anglers
For several years, the Faldes of Martell have invited Masons and their families to their cabin on White Ash Lake north of Amery to enjoy a fine...
June 16, 2010 - 9:57am