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Pot, plants, gun allegedly found in rural River Falls raid
Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Write-ins tout 'a better Bay City'
Hudson drug arrest follows heroin overdose
Wisconsin roundup: Democrat calls concealed weapons without permits 'irresponsible'; chief justice rebuffs Walker's ethics panel proposal; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
Ellsworth softball: Panthers have tools to compete in MBC
Prescott track and field: Philips focuses on the finest details
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
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
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-56, Dominic Johnson
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 4/3/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/3/17 Board Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-53, Elisha Fahs
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Warren Petryk column: Positive reforms will bring broadband opportunities to Wisconsin
Kathleen Vinehout column: What's next in health care?
Kathleen Vinehout column: Are Wisconsin waters meeting water quality standards?
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Real Estate Showcase
November 21, 2016
Cheap gas, more travel for Thanksgiving
Fueled by the cheapest November gas prices in years, Americans are expected to travel more for Thanksgiving this year than any year since before...
November 21, 2016 - 11:12am
August 29, 2016
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
FARGO—They're in most everyone's wallets, but the next generation of credit and debit cards aren't accepted everywhere—long after...
August 29, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 11, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Reward increased in unsolved Hastings murder
HASTINGS, Minn. -- The reward for information leading to an arrest in the shooting death of a Hastings man last June has been doubled to more than $20,000. Thirty-four-year-old Jason Reuter was found dead on his front lawn on June 22nd. Crimestoppers is offering an additional...
March 11, 2015 - 6:34pm
February 27, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: State has bigger budget surplus than forecast
ST. PAUL - The state has an even bigger expected budget surplus. The latest economic forecast released today shows a $1.87 billion budget surplus for the 2016-17 biennium, nearly double the billion-dollar surplus predicted in the last forecast in November. Adding to the surplus:...
February 27, 2015 - 6:38pm
February 24, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Right-to-Work Bill debated in Senate committee, prostests held
MADISON - An estimated two-thousand union supporters showed up at the State Capitol today for a rally against making Wisconsin a right-to-work...
February 24, 2015 - 4:01pm
February 23, 2015
Ellsworth Chamber gives business, community leader awards
The Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce has announced two businesses have been named 2015 Businesses of the Year.
February 23, 2015 - 9:03am
February 19, 2015
Vineyard’s future in doubt after permit pulled
The future of Valley Vineyard took a serious hit on Feb. 4 when the Pierce County Land Management Committee voted 3-2 to revoke the conditional...
February 19, 2015 - 9:30am
February 18, 2015
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Lawmakers balk at 17 percent raise for troopers
Wisconsin legislative leaders say they'll reject a new contract for state troopers that includes an average pay hike of 17%. The 360-member...
February 18, 2015 - 9:13am
February 17, 2015
Letter from Rep. Petryk: Broadband expansion
There has been an ongoing and focused effort by the state to expand broadband in rural parts of Wisconsin.
February 17, 2015 - 8:37am
February 16, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUDUP: UW officials ask for secrecy on research results
MADISON -- Wisconsin lawmakers are being asked again to let the UW System keep details of its scientific and commercial research secret. Gov....
February 16, 2015 - 9:50am
Volunteers help prepare taxes for elderly
A six-member crew of volunteers arrived at the Pierce County Office Building in Ellsworth Friday to help the area’s elderly prepare their tax...
February 16, 2015 - 9:00am
February 13, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Congressmen want VA hearing at Tomah
Three Wisconsin congressmen have asked the U.S. House Veterans Affairs panel to hold a hearing in Tomah on reported over-prescriptions and other issues at the city's VA medical center. Democrats Ron Kind of La Crosse and Mark Pocan of Madison, and Menomonee Falls Republican Jim...
February 13, 2015 - 3:47pm
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Assembly approves making it a crime to track other people by putting GPS devices on their vehicles
The Wisconsin Assembly has voted to make it a crime to track other people by secretly putting G-P-S devices on their vehicles.
February 13, 2015 - 10:18am
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Former Wausau police officer has pleaded innocent to charges of sexual assault
A former Wausau area police officer has pleaded innocent to charges involving the sexual assault of an intoxicated woman.
News/crime and courts
February 13, 2015 - 10:07am
River Falls Area Hospital supports food shelves
River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH), part of Allina Health, presented a $1,000 check to the Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County on Jan. 23...
February 13, 2015 - 9:22am