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River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
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Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
Andersons serve as this year’s El Paso Days grand marshals
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/29/16 Special Meeting - Award Bids
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 9/7/16 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
PROBATE ORDER: Jack Earl Brown Estate; Case No. 16PR61
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/26/16 Board Meeting Minutes
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Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
Francis Lugar, 67
Lelah Johnson, 99
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Kathleen Vinehout column: Finding help for flooded families and farms
Ron Kind column: Share your best memories from our national parks
Kathleen Vinehout column: Where did all that money go? Business tax credits pile up
Kathleen Vinehout column: Support more state aid for schools to offset rising property taxes
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November 10, 2015
Preparations for new seasons get underway
PLUM CITY -- Getting ready for the coming seasons was a theme addressed by the Plum City Village Board early last week. The street department has been in full Christmas decorating mode, the board was told. Containers will be placed around town beginning Friday, Nov. 20, to collect...
November 10, 2015 - 1:48pm
November 4, 2015
What is the future of the Plum City District? Community input is vital
The Plum City School District is seeking community input as to the future direction of the district. In a letter that went out to Plum City School District taxpayers last week, the work of a district steering committee was summarized, along with an invitation for public comment....
November 4, 2015 - 11:19am
October 28, 2015
Nursing home, assisted living thrive in change
2015 has been a year of significant change for the Plum City Care Center and The Seasons Assisted Living. And through all of this change,...
October 28, 2015 - 12:26pm
2015-16 budget plan approved in Plum City
The proposed 2015-16 district budget was approved by the Plum City School Board last month. The action was taken in advance of this month’s annual meeting, for which proposed resolutions were also approved. A discussion of the budget proposal included highlighting...
October 28, 2015 - 12:20pm
What are the hours for tricks or treats?
Pierce County communities are gearing up for trick-or-treaters Saturday, Oct. 31. Some communities have recommended hours for those hitting...
October 28, 2015 - 11:53am
October 14, 2015
Preparations made for cold-weather season
The Plum City Village Board early last week planned for the coming cold-weather season. The board approved the same charges as last winter for owners of vehicles needing to be towed. They are $75 or $100 if a tow bar must be used. The lighting of Spring Pond Park for the holidays...
October 14, 2015 - 12:37pm
September 24, 2015
A Blue Devil's Homecoming
Plum City's Homecoming festivities took place last week, and were capped off with an Elmwood/Plum City Wolves victory over Frederic. Plum...
September 24, 2015 - 9:42am
September 16, 2015
And the 2015 PCHS Homecoming Court is...
The 2015 Plum City High School Homecoming Court includes Bethany Fenter, Jacob Fisher, Rachel Redding, Matthew Girdeen, Kassandra Heit, Mikayla...
September 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
Salaries for teachers, administrators listed
Administrators’ pay and a salary range for teachers in schools in outlying Pierce County are being reported with the recent start of a new school year. The Herald obtained the information through contacts to school district offices. Ellsworth Superintendent, Barry Cain,...
September 16, 2015 - 11:01am
Plum City infrastructure projects receive attention
The Plum City Village Board gave attention to infrastructure projects at its meeting Tuesday, Sept. 8. Board members learned the county will either pave or patch CTH S from Church Street to the bridge on that road. Two new alarms have been installed and are operating at the...
September 16, 2015 - 10:35am
September 9, 2015
Six new staffers offer introductions
A half dozen new staffers have joined the ranks of Plum City School District personnel.The Herald asked them about their backgrounds and positions...
September 9, 2015 - 3:19pm
September 2, 2015
Area students’ ACT scores trending up
ACT college admission test takers from area schools for this past year mostly scored higher than their counterparts a year earlier, according to information from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) last week. Overall composite scores for the latest exam participants...
September 2, 2015 - 12:15pm
August 19, 2015
Opening bell’s about to ring
Now that the prime days of summer are dwindling to a precious few, it’s time for area students to begin thinking about their return to educations, exams and extracurriculars. School officials have been busy getting ready to welcome them back. The Herald has compiled basic information...
August 19, 2015 - 2:55pm
August 12, 2015
Hiring part-time employee for Plum City library approved
Library matters topped the business conducted at the Plum City Village Board meeting early last week when the board approved hiring another part-time employee for the local library. A present part-time employee will be reducing work hours. A resolution supporting an increase by...
August 12, 2015 - 1:23pm
August 3, 2015
Plum City man hospitalized after lawnmower vs. vehicle crash
A Plum City man was injured Saturday after the lawnmower he was riding collided with a vehicle. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called at 2:35 p.m. to Plum City for the crash. According to sheriff’s department news release, the lawnmower -- operated by 63-year-old...
August 3, 2015 - 7:36am