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Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
WATCH: Miss Elmwood 2016 is crowned
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
October 29, 2009
DNR looks at expanding hunting in Hixon Forest
Story courtesy of WKBT.com website HIXON - Hixon forest has more deer than it can handle, so the Department of Natural Resources and the Parks and Recreation Department are proposing a managed hunt that would help control the over population. The public got a chance to comment on...
October 29, 2009 - 12:35pm
October 27, 2009
Farm worker dies in Dunn County
A farm worker died Monday in Dunn County when the skid steer he was operating overturned. Candelario Z Rayon, 31, Mexico, was operating the steer on a farm in the town of Eau Galle when it went into a manure pit and overturned in about 7.5 feet of manure, according to the Sheriff's...
October 27, 2009 - 9:43am
October 22, 2009
Parts of southern Wisconsin have 40 percent more deer than the state's goals
Wisconsin deer hunters might not have to be up north to find that trophy buck. The Department of Natural Resources says the southern half of the state has at least 20 percent more deer than the department's recommended goals. And many spots in the southern third of Wisconsin are...
October 22, 2009 - 9:00am
Wisconsin hunters against changes to gun deer season
Traditions die hard. Many of the Wisconsin residents who turned out for a public hearing Wednesday night in Ashland said they don't want to...
October 22, 2009 - 7:44am
October 7, 2009
Rains halt harvest
WILLMAR -- Recent rains have brought fall harvest to a sudden stop. Farmers had just gotten a good start on the sugar beet and soybean harvest when heavy rains last week dumped 2 to 4 inches on area fields. That brought "everything pretty much to a standstill," said Byron Hogberg,...
October 7, 2009 - 7:11am
October 1, 2009
Group rescues men from Lake Pepin
LAKE PEPIN -- Wacouta residents Jerry and Jan Nelson and a group of friends feared the worst Sunday evening when they came across an overturned...
October 1, 2009 - 7:30am
September 29, 2009
Brickners bag one big black bear
Anyone that has ever met Burt Brickner knows he always has a story to tell you. That collection of stories has just gotten one bigger. With...
September 29, 2009 - 3:32pm
Venison donation program in 10th year
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Wisconsin's Venison Donation program. More than 3.1 million pounds of ground venison from nearly 70,000...
September 29, 2009 - 2:00pm
Innovator in ethanol industry taking on new ground
BENSON -- Bill Lee is leaving an ethanol plant known as a leader in innovation for what he believes will be the next big step in renewable energy. Lee said he believes biomass from agricultural and forest-product residues will be playing an ever bigger role in not only providing...
September 29, 2009 - 7:34am
September 25, 2009
Fish experts go high tech to find best spots for muskies to spawn
Wisconsin fish experts used high technology to find the best places for muskies to spawn. The Department of Natural Resources has come up with a computer model which will help identify the spawning areas which need the most rehab and protection. The model is the result of a two-year...
September 25, 2009 - 9:53am
Minnesota officials urge motorists to be cautious on roads
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Highway crashes involving farm vehicles and equipment are rare, according to statistics from the Minnesota Department of Public...
September 25, 2009 - 7:46am
September 23, 2009
Cool summer could mean fewer pumpkins this fall
Pie makers and jack-o'-lantern carvers may want to nab a pumpkin while they can. A cool summer in Minnesota, and much of the Midwest, could result...
September 23, 2009 - 6:48am
September 18, 2009
Oil spill contained on Black River
From WKBT.com - La Crosse Channel 8 LA CROSSE - Emergency management officials are called in to contain a fuel spill in La Crosse. Officials told News Channel 8 a large boat came into Skipperliner to get serviced.
September 18, 2009 - 10:53am
September 15, 2009
Pheasant benefit is Saturday in Ellsworth
Tickets are available for the 25th annual Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club Pheasant and Wildlife Benefit to be held this Saturday at the clubhouse...
arts and entertainment/outdoors/Life
September 15, 2009 - 3:01pm
Farm Tech group whittles away at fundraising targets
The local fundraising committee for Wisconsin Farm Technology Days 2010, which will be held in Pierce County, is about half way toward its goal,...
September 15, 2009 - 9:20am