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Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix, Pierce counties among state's Top 10 healthiest; slain detective honored at service; 9 more state news stories
Drug sting leads to bust in Hudson
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'
crime and courts
Prep track: Ellsworth girls win New Richmond Invite
Spring Valley baseball: Cards caged inside
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
Spring Valley Cardinals
'It took everything from me': Former drug users talk about their addictions
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?
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
Jay Tromberg, 57
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
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)
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November 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Stein calls $3.5M recount estimate 'exorbitant'; Pierce, St. Croix among counties seeking disaster aid; 8 more state news stories
MADISON -- Jill Stein says the estimated $3.5 million cost of Wisconsin's presidential recount is "exorbitant." But the Green Party White House candidate says she's committed to paying it, and she'll ask supporters to come up with $2.4 million to cover that fee. The State Elections...
November 29, 2016 - 10:33am
November 27, 2016
LITERALLY LORNA COLUMN: Toastmasters? I’ve heard of it...
Many people don’t know what Toastmasters is. Bottom line: it’s an inexpensive education in communications. I think you’d agree that we...
November 27, 2016 - 2:52pm
November 17, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Deer hunters getting ready; high health marks for Pierce, St. Croix counties; 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- More than 600,000 Wisconsin deer hunters are gearing up for the nine-day gun season that begins Saturday. The DNR alerts hunters to some big changes, including the new state laws that allow blaze pink clothing, and the end of a requirement that hunters wear back tags --...
November 17, 2016 - 1:22pm
November 9, 2016
Votes tallied for 4 Pierce County offices
ELLSWORTH -- While there are no surprises in Pierce County register of deeds, county clerk, treasurer and district attorney races as all candidates...
November 9, 2016 - 9:09am
November 8, 2016
The story of the village of Clifton Mills
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- Early settlers in the Stillwater area began exploring Clifton Township as early as the 1820s, but permanent settlement didn’t...
November 8, 2016 - 8:42am
November 7, 2016
Three injured in 2 Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Three people were hospitalized Saturday in two separate Pierce County motorcycle crashes. The first crash left 36-year-old Ellsworth resident Eric S. Gilbertson and his passenger, 30-year-old Danielle R. Gilbertson, injured after the motorcycle they were on crashed on County Road...
November 7, 2016 - 7:51am
November 3, 2016
Pierce County Hunter's Showcase
PIERCE COUNTY -- Each year the Pierce County Herald compiles a photo gallery of youth hunting and bow hunting photos, showcasing the animals...
November 3, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 1, 2016
Pierce County salutes its dairy industry
ELMWOOD -- “Agriculture plays a big role in Pierce County,” said Pierce County Dairy Promotion Committee chairperson Dale Hines. “There’s...
November 1, 2016 - 11:13am
October 28, 2016
Do you descend from Pierce County pioneers?
PIERCE COUNTY -- Do you descend from pioneer settlers in Pierce County? If so, the Pierce County Historical Association needs your help. Our...
October 28, 2016 - 9:21am
October 26, 2016
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
The Herald has rounded up a guide of area Halloween and harvest-themed events for your family, starting tonight. Check them out below. Table...
October 26, 2016 - 9:19am
October 24, 2016
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PIERCE COUNTY -- “You don’t want to go there,” are some of the few words spoken during the trailer for the film “This Woods is Cursed.”...
Life/arts and entertainment
October 24, 2016 - 1:52pm
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
A Beldenville girl killed in a crash last week swerved off the road to avoid being struck by another motorist on her cellphone, according to new information released Monday by St. Croix County authorities. The victim, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office as 16-year-old...
October 24, 2016 - 9:04am
October 20, 2016
Why wait until Nov. 8 to vote?
There's still a third presidential debate and intense campaigning is being waged in battleground states. But many voters have had or seen enough....
October 20, 2016 - 3:18pm
October 18, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Poisonous items? Hunter trespassing? Driver cuts off bus
A man came to the sheriff's office lobby Oct. 10 to show deputies contents of a paper bag. The man, who asked to be anonymous, suspected the...
News/crime and courts
October 18, 2016 - 12:12pm
UPDATE: Red Wing man ID'd as Highway 10 crash victim
A Red Wing man was hospitalized Tuesday, Oct. 18, after a crash on Highway 10 in the town of Oak Grove. Crews responded at about 10:15 a.m....
October 18, 2016 - 11:44am