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Johnson knows schools from top to bottom
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Marshfield man gets prison for role in Packer ticket scam; JFC proposes borrowing millions for educational buildings; 10 more state news stories
Scammers harassing River Falls households
DOT reps bear brunt of Piety Street pique
crime and courts
Prescott wins by walk-off against Ellsworth
Wild Side: Delicious fungus among us
Sports scoreboard from Wednesday, May 27
Elmwood softball defeats Plum City in regional playoffs
Pierce County Scoreboard from Tuesday, May 26
Group focuses on helping seniors stay in their homes
Help those in Nepal by checking out this garage sale
Memorial Day observances scheduled
Alive & Kickin local couple take the stage
Pierce County women finish high at Boston Marathon
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PIERCE COUNTY: 4/27/15 Board Meeting Minutes
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 6/1/15 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 6/3/15 Plan Commission Meeting
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Marvin A. Gilles Estate: Case No. 15PR32
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 6/3/15 Meeting Agenda
Florence Soares, 97
Evelyn Van Riper, 89
Martha Peterson, 97
Allen Kerr, 84
Lorraine E. Anderson, 88
Sheila Harsdorf column: Harsdorf Votes to Save SeniorCare and Fund Schools
Kathleen Vinehout column: I agree Governor! Let’s Make Public Schools “Whole”
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit Affirms Complaints but also Satisfaction with Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Program
Ron Kind column: A Win-Win for Our Health and Our Economy
Kathleen Vinehout column: Citizen Input Provides Important Details of Conservation Budget Cuts
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April 23, 2015
Jumping in with both feet
TOWN OF TRENTON -- John “Hunts” Lange wanted to own a resort his entire life. When the opportunity came along to own Everts Resort, he “jumped in with both feet.” “The opportunity was there, so I took it and I love it,” said Lange, who owns multiple businesses. “Talking,...
news / business
April 23, 2015 - 11:17am
March 12, 2015
Boat launch nears usage
HAGER CITY--A new, two-lane boat launch and parking area on Trenton Island is expected to be ready for use in the next week or so. Employees with Great Lakes Marine Contracting, Black Creek, knocked off work early last Tuesday so a welder could make repairs to the bucket of an...
news / region
March 12, 2015 - 2:52pm
May 31, 2012
Flooding possible in Goodhue, Pierce counties
It may be a little late, but flood season still could hit the area this year. After a holiday weekend filled with heavy rains throughout Minnesota, a flood watch that includes Red Wing is in effect until further notice. Goodhue and Pierce counties are included in the watch. The...
May 31, 2012 - 2:49pm
August 1, 2010
Man found dead in Mississippi River
A Woodbury, Minn., man died early Sunday morning after he jumped from a dock at the Harbor Bar and drowned, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Pierce County deputies present at the Hager City, Wis., bar were alerted to the incident at 2:49 a.m. by a male who told...
August 1, 2010 - 2:33pm
October 12, 2009
Body found on back waters of Mississippi
After almost seven months, the body of Robert More, 53, has been found. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department was notified 10:40 a.m. Sunday about human remains being found on an island south of Red Wing along the back waters of the Mississippi River. Investigators traveled by...
October 12, 2009 - 2:09pm
October 1, 2009
La Crosse rescue divers discover submerged car in Mississippi
A La Crosse rescue diving team was in the midst of a training exercise when it found what might have been a stolen car on the bottom of the Mississippi River. The divers were looking for a missing hand-held radio on Tuesday night when they found a black four-door Acura about 30...
October 1, 2009 - 9:44am
June 8, 2009
Inspectors seek cause of large diesel spill on Mississippi River near La Crosse
Inspectors are still trying to determine what caused the spilling of diesel fuel that spread for six miles on the Mississippi River near La Crosse. The slick was first noticed last Thursday. It happened between Dakota, Minn., and the river's Lock and Dam No. 7 near Dresbach. An...
June 8, 2009 - 9:00am
March 2, 2009
DNR plans GPS devices for golden eagles along Mississippi River
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources plans to put GPS-tracking units on golden eagles near the Mississippi River in the next three years. They want to see where the birds go, and how they breed. Lots of bald eagles are seen on the Mississippi each winter because much...
March 2, 2009 - 9:44am
September 18, 2008
DNR officials clarify rules for Mississippi River duck hunt
Faced in recent years with an increasing number of complaints about open water duck hunting on the Mississippi River, state and federal wildlife officials are issuing a pre-season rule clarification - and a fair warning. "Duck hunting on the Mississippi River is becoming more popular,...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am