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PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
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Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
March 17, 2010
Letter: Boles is compassionate, impartial and fair, he says
TO THE EDITOR: Dear Pierce County Friends and Neighbors, Many of you know me from my time as a Patrol Officer for the City of River Falls, or as the Police Chief in Spring Valley. I am asking to take a couple minutes of your time to discuss the race for Circuit Court Judge. I have...
March 17, 2010 - 10:26am
February 25, 2010
Wild Side: Bare bones show in winter
It's often hard to see the forest for the trees in the summer. The shapes of the trees, shrubs and ground vegetation are hidden by the profusion...
February 25, 2010 - 10:56am
September 4, 2009
September 4, 2009 - 4:32pm
August 19, 2009
Martell church observes 150th Anniversary Sunday
MARTELL -- The New Centerville United Methodist Church (NC UMC) will observe its 150th anniversary this Sunday. NC UMC history goes back to...
August 19, 2009 - 10:49am
April 2, 2009
Martell, April 14, 2009
Town of Martell The annual meeting for the Town of Martell will be held on Tuesday, April 14th 2009 at the town hall located at W5581 US Hwy 63, at 8:00 pm. Agenda: minutes of the 2008 annual meeting, 2008 financial report, 2008 road report, set 2010 annual meeting date, and any...
April 2, 2009 - 3:45pm
April 1, 2009
Letter: She couldn't find information on election candidates
TO THE EDITOR: Reading your editorial concerning our elections in your paper of March 18, I was prompted to write this comment. I am in my 80's, voting in the Township of Martell, and was one of the minority who did vote in our March election. However, I found it very difficult...
April 1, 2009 - 11:17am
March 25, 2009
Martell Voting Equipment Testing, April 7, 2009
TOWN OF MARTELL TOWNSHIP TEST OF ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the public test of the Direct Record Electronic voting equipment to be used at the Spring Election on April 7,2009, will be conducted in the Town of Martell at the Town Hall at 5:OOpm on...
March 25, 2009 - 2:58pm
February 11, 2009
Martell Voting Equipment Testing, Feb. 17, 2009
TOWN OF MARTELL TOWNSHIP TEST OF ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the public test of the Direct Record Electronic voting equipment to be used at the Primary Election on February 17th, 2009, will be conducted in the Town of Martell at the Town Hall at 5:00...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
River Falls man gets 30 days jail for property damage
A River Falls man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days jail for misdemeanor criminal damage to property in Pierce County Circuit Court as part of a plea agreement. Mark A. Nicholson, 33, was originally charged with arson, a Class C felony. He was also placed on one year probation and...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Martell Ordinance Establishing Impact Fees
TOWN OF MARTELL Ordinance No. 2008 - 04 Ordinance Establishing Impact Fees Pursuant to its authority under Wisconsin law, including, Wis. Stat. 66.06 17, the Town Board of the Town of Martell hereby ordains as follows: Section - I .O Purpose and Intent. Pursuant to Wis. Stat....
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Martell Voting Machines Testing
TOWN OF MARTELL TOWNSHIP TESTING OF THE VOTING MACHINES NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the public test of the Direct Record Electronic voting equipment to be used at the General Election on November 4th 2008, will be conducted in the Town of Martell at the Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. on...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Martell Proposed Budget 2009
Notice of Public Hearing for Town of Martell Township NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, November 10th, 2008 at 8:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, a PUBLIC HEARING on the PROPOSED BUDGET of the Town of Martell will be held. That proposed budget in detail will be available for inspection...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Martell: Notice of Referendum
NOTICE OF REFERENDUM Town of Martell September 9th, 2008 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that at an election to be held in the Town of Martell on September 9th, 2008, the following proposed Resolution of the Town Board, will be submitted to a vote of the people: RESOLUTION FOR REFERENDUM Whereas,...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Martell Highway Spending Referendum
Town of Martell Resolution Number: 2008-4 RESOLUTION FOR REFERENDUM Whereas, the Town of Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin, held a Town Board meeting at which it was determined that the Town Board wishes to place a highway spending referendum on the September 9th, 2008 election, Therefore,...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Fire damages Martell home
A fire caused extensive damage to the basement of a home in the Town of Martell early Wednesday morning. According to Brent Langer, Ellsworth Fire Department chief, the fire also caused smoke damage to the main floor structure located at W7250 870th Ave. The Ellsworth Fire Department...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am