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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
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
Mary J. Linder, 62
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
February 6, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: State kicking back Turbo Tax filed returns due to fraud concerns
Minnesota tax returns filed using TurboTax are not being accepted because of fraud fears. The Minnesota Department of Revenue says at least...
February 6, 2015 - 9:05am
February 5, 2015
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Gov. Walker backs off plan to eliminate UW's 'Wisconsin Idea'
Gov. Scott Walker has backed off from his budget proposal to replace the UW's 110-year-old public service mission with one to meet the state's...
February 5, 2015 - 9:38am
Shrimp plant won't open
A proposed aquaculture project for East Ellsworth will not come to fruition.
February 5, 2015 - 9:31am
February 4, 2015
Salaries for county department heads listed
The following are the 2015 salaries for county non-union managers, department heads and supervisors which went into effect Jan. 1. Salaries were...
February 4, 2015 - 10:48am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: February delivers blast of cold
February is Wisconsin's coldest month, and we're about to get a shivering reminder of that. The National Weather Service says wind-chill factors...
February 4, 2015 - 9:20am
February 3, 2015
Ellsworth Board approves bond refinance
The Ellsworth Village Board agreed to a proposal to refinance bonds for TID No. 7 in Crossing Meadows Monday evening.
February 3, 2015 - 9:59am
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Arcadia officials rally behind Ashley after fine threat
ARCADIA -- The mayor of Arcadia said his city would be "lost" without companies like Ashley Furniture. John Kimmel stood up for his hometown...
February 3, 2015 - 9:28am
Everything old’s new again
What goes around comes around.
February 3, 2015 - 9:14am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Fitch found guilty of first-degree murder
Brian Fitch is heading to prison after being found guilty in the murder of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick. A jury convicted him...
News/crime and courts
February 3, 2015 - 8:57am
February 2, 2015
Gas-Lite’s new owners come from Snowball’s
They’ve been to a place whose name is emblematic of winter, and now Jay and Casey Oricchio are going somewhere with a name suggesting warm...
February 2, 2015 - 9:09am
January 30, 2015
Ellsworth Cable TV negotiations at impasse
An impasse in negotiations between Ellsworth’s cable television franchise holder and the company which owns two regional television stations...
January 30, 2015 - 9:20am
January 29, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Developer plans third student housing complex at Fondy; Baraboo, Marshfield issues still unresolved
A provider of student housing near two smaller U-W campuses is about to break ground for a third complex, even though both existing ones have...
January 29, 2015 - 3:06pm
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Cross issues UW-wide hiring-pay-travel freeze
UW President Ray Cross has put a moratorium on non-essential hiring, promotions, pay raises, and out-of-state travel.
January 29, 2015 - 3:00pm
January 28, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Driver who rear-ended school bus injured, 45 kids OK
ASHLAND -- A 49-year-old Ashland man was transferred to St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth with injuries described as "life-threatening" by the State...
January 28, 2015 - 9:47am
Aim for awareness
On Jan. 15 and 16 at the boys’ and girls’ basketball games in Ellsworth, a "Shooting Out Diabetes" event was held.
January 28, 2015 - 9:31am