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Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: One injured in fire at Lunda Construction
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Hennepin County Sheriff testifies at U.S. House hearing
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Right-to-work clears Senate, passage 'virtually a given'; DNR makes huge land-buy
Army Corps of Engineers measuring ice on Lake Pepin again, finds more thickness
crime and courts
State wrestling tournament begins today, 15 county wrestlers taking part
Prep boys basketball season concludes tonight, Prescott girls hoops in regional semifinal Friday
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: State high school wrestling tournament underway
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers decide not to re-sign Hawk
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T'wolves win in Garnett's return
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
Hudson’s authentic German restuarant among the nation’s best
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids - Guardrails
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 2/26/15 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 School Board Meeting Agenda
Badri Nahvi Johnson, PhD
Bonnie Irwin, 70
Joyce J. Herbison, 87
Ida Holden, 100
Sharon A. Hofacker, 70
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December 4, 2009
Pierce County retiree begins anew as grape grower, wine maker
TOWN OF OAK GROVE--Farm fields in the Town of Oak Grove are not only dotted by new dwellings, but by a new crop, too. The fruit of the grape vine is being picked at the Rudy and Cathy Jungwirth residence, located in a housing development which was once a farm off CTH E.
December 4, 2009 - 11:01am
December 3, 2009
Fire damanges Dunn County grain elevator
MENOMONIE - A grain company in northwest Wisconsin was trying to find a replacement corn bin and dryer, to keep their business going in the wake of a fire this week. About four-thousand bushels of corn were destroyed in Tuesday's blaze at Rusk Prairie Grain near Tainter Lake in...
December 3, 2009 - 1:12pm
Low milk prices taking a toll on dairy farm income
From WKBT.com LA CROSSE - The Department of Agriculture expects an almost 35 percent decrease in net farm income this year and dairy farmers are taking a majority of that hit. Local farmers say because supply exceeds the demand for products, like milk, the cost has fallen dramatically...
December 3, 2009 - 1:05pm
UWRF and Case IH sign 10-year lease agreement
RIVER FALLS - Students, faculty, university officials and employees of CASE IH and Value Implement of Menomonie and Osseo gathered at UW-River...
December 3, 2009 - 12:48pm
November 30, 2009
Horses shot and killed in Dunn County
Dunn County Sheriff Dennis Smith is asking for the public's help into the investigation of three horses being shot Sunday morning. The incidents happened in the towns of New Haven and Sheridan, which are located in northern Dunn County. According to initial reports, Rhonda Abbuehl...
November 30, 2009 - 1:28pm
Weight limits raised on state highways to allow for late harvest
MADISON - Weight limits have been raised on most Wisconsin highways for farmers to haul crops which are late in being harvested. Governor Jim Doyle has signed an executive order that lets farmers exceed weight limits by up to 15-percent through the end of the year. As of last...
November 30, 2009 - 11:17am
November 24, 2009
Wick Building Systems decalres bankruptcy
MAZOMANIE - A maker of homes and other buildings has filed for Chapter-11 bankruptcy. Wick Building Systems of Mazomanie says it's the most efficient way to re-structure a division that makes farm-and-commercial buildings - while shutting down two other divisions which make manufactured-and-custom...
November 24, 2009 - 11:58am
DNR to hold hearing on approval of expanded Fond du Lac dairy farm
FOND DU LAC - The state DNR will hold a public hearing December third on a plan to double the size of a large Fond du Lac County dairy farm. The owners of the Rosendale Dairy wants to expand their herd to eight-thousand dairy cows - and they'll need a DNR permit to spread the manure...
November 24, 2009 - 11:57am
Articles, photos about area creameries sought
Once upon a time, creameries dotted the countryside of Pierce County. None were more than a few miles from the numerous small dairy operations,...
November 24, 2009 - 9:58am
November 17, 2009
Farmers catch up on harvest; mold and moisture a concern
Dry weather has helped Wisconsin farmers catch up with their harvest activities. But moisture levels remain high in the corn crop and some farmers are letting it dry in the fields for now, while they bring in their soybeans. Officials said 38-percent of Wisconsin's corn for grain...
November 17, 2009 - 9:00am
November 13, 2009
Ellsworth Co-op Creamery gears up for 100th
In conjunction with the Ellsworth Co-op Creamery's 100th anniversary celebration, the Pierce County Herald is asking the public to generously...
November 13, 2009 - 3:33pm
November 12, 2009
Hunters get ready for gun deer-hunt; few changes this year
Wisconsin hunters are gearing up for the Nov. 21 opening of the regular nine-day gun deer season. Some important changes for this year's hunt include: Most of the north and central forest region deer management units are designated as Regular Deer Management Units in 2009, so the...
November 12, 2009 - 3:52pm
November 11, 2009
From posh to just unique, deer stands vary greatly
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Minnesota is smack dab in the middle of the 2009 deer hunting season. For many hunters, that means perching precariously on a small, cold seat high in the trees waiting for a big buck to stroll by. But that won't be Dave Boman of Twin Valley this year: He will...
November 11, 2009 - 7:20am
November 4, 2009
National Eagle Center celebrates winter migration
RED WING, Minn. -- Eagles, hawks, water fowl and other creatures are on their way. "This is the time. They are coming south," said Alison Springer....
November 4, 2009 - 7:29am