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Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
crime and courts
Ellsworth Invitational: Hosts earn victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
Prep girls basketball: Cardinals grounded by zone
Prep boys basketball: Shots fall, Panthers earn road win
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Tim M. Blodgett, 76
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
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November 13, 2016
Herald hits a homerun in new sports reporter
ELLSWORTH -- If he’s lucky, he won’t have to work a day in his life. At least, that’s how the saying goes and that’s what the Pierce...
November 13, 2016 - 6:20pm
July 28, 2016
Multi-faceted journalist joins Herald staff
ELLSWORTH -- While she loves the ocean and has studied it in depth, this Hawaiian-born journalist, food blogger, gamer, fashion editor, photographer...
July 28, 2016 - 6:53am
June 7, 2016
Baseball: Panthers fall one run short in sectional semis
The Ellsworth baseball team found some life in the sixth inning of Tuesday’s sectional semifinals game in Altoona after previously being held...
June 7, 2016 - 3:14pm
April 6, 2016
From sagebrush to cast iron skillets and everything in between
ELLSWORTH -- How does a man raised in a small desert town in Nevada end up in western Wisconsin by way of Connecticut? That’s a good question...
April 6, 2016 - 11:05am
March 16, 2016
Longtime Herald editor Bill Kirk retires
ELLSWORTH -- Longtime Pierce County Herald editor Bill Kirk, 64, is retiring Wednesday, March 16 -- his birthday. Kirk was hired as editor in...
March 16, 2016 - 10:23am
February 10, 2016
The PCH welcomes Megan Larson
There is a new face at the Pierce County Herald’s front desk. Megan Larson, 23, of Ellsworth, began working at the Herald Jan. 7. She has been...
February 10, 2016 - 9:49am
November 4, 2015
Howe wraps up GM tenure at Pierce County Herald
Vicky Howe, general manager and longtime sales representative at the Pierce County Herald, has decided to turn in her office keys and join her...
November 4, 2015 - 11:27am
May 13, 2015
PCH welcomes new sports editor, ad rep
Blaze Fugina has joined the Pierce County Herald staff as sports editor. His first day was Friday, May 8. He will provide sports coverage of...
May 13, 2015 - 2:49pm
March 12, 2015
Herald wins a third place award for 2014 'Portraits in Pierce'
WAUKESHA - The Pierce County Herald was recognized with a first place award Friday, Feb. 27 in the Best Advertising Special Section category for its 2014 Portraits in Pierce edition. The section was a group effort featuring stories by Bill Kirk, Sean Scallon and Jason Schulte...
March 12, 2015 - 2:17pm
March 5, 2015
Sarah Young named Herald editor
Sarah Young has joined the Pierce County Herald staff as editor, replacing long-time editor Bill Kirk who has assumed a reporting role with the...
March 5, 2015 - 9:05am
February 10, 2009
Herald gets WNA honor as 'Most Improved'
The Herald was among several dozen Wisconsin newspapers honored for its editorial and advertising content in the Wisconsin Newspaper Association's annual Better Newspaper Contest. In the Honorable Mention category, the Herald and the Coulee News, West Salem, were recognized for Most...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
County supervisor injured
Bill Gilles, a member of the Pierce County Board, is hospitalized at Regions Hospital in St. Paul following a traffic accident Wednesday morning. Gilles,...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Heather McCarthy joins Herald staff
Heather McCarthy became a familiar face to the residents of Ellsworth when she spent about a year as the manager of the Holiday Station Store here. After a few months off, her face will become familiar again at the Pierce County Herald office.
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am