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Problem properties may face fines if they don’t shape up
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Former caregiver, 55, sentenced to prison
Tips lead to arrest in church burglaries
crime and courts
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
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
WATCH: 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
Norma Jean Eichman, 66
Mary Lou 'Doatsie' Catura, 72
Ruthann Hovde, 84
Lyle A. McGee Jr., 72
Kenneth A. Anderson, 59
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
Kathleen Vinehout column: Have an opinion about your internet connection? Let your voice be heard!
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July 29, 2015
Plum City before & after school program to be given a trial run
A Before and After School Program was approved by the Plum City School Board last month. The program was okayed for one year, to be reviewed in May of 2016 for a determination on continuance. Approval was made with the understanding the program must be self-funded by fees charged...
July 29, 2015 - 4:12pm
July 23, 2015
A Summerfest 5K
Plum City resident Morgan Sweeney made it a happy homecoming as she took first place during the Summerfest 5-kilometer race held in her hometown...
July 23, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2015
Plum City teacher retirees look back, ahead
Three Plum City School District teachers retired at the end of this school year. They are: Dianne Anderson, speech and language, Karen Hilleren,...
June 24, 2015 - 2:20pm
June 19, 2015
Plum City man injured in town of Martell crash
A Pierce County man was hospitalized Friday morning after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 63 in the town of Martell. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the victim, 28-year-old Joshua Larson, was on Highway 63 near 850th Avenue at 6:35 a.m. when he lost control...
June 19, 2015 - 11:30am
June 11, 2015
Elmwood teens survive semi vs. car crash
The families of 16-year-old close friends and Elmwood softball teammates Addy Welch and Mikayla Afdahl are grateful. The two teens, who were...
June 11, 2015 - 8:56am
Open enrollment activity down for second year
Student interest in open enrollment mostly decreased again this year in area schools, similar to last year. Figures reported about transfers in and out show these are mainly lower than a year ago. Plum City is an exception, where both incoming and outgoing numbers are a bit higher....
June 11, 2015 - 8:45am
Plum City Board hears about fix-ups, spruce-ups
Repairs and other improvements being made to public facilities were heard by the Plum City Village Board early last week. At the public library, a couple of repairs are in the works. A deteriorating sign post will be replaced and landscape edging will be accomplished. Street...
June 11, 2015 - 8:43am
June 10, 2015
Eagle Scout project aims to help with flag disposal
Matthew Girdeen is getting encouragement for his community service project as an Eagle Scout candidate from the family of fellow candidate Hunter...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 10, 2015 - 3:28pm
June 3, 2015
Elmwood teen listed in fair condition after semi vs. car crash
UPDATE -- A 16-year-old Elmwood High School student was listed in fair condition at 3:30 p.m. at Regions Hospital after being airlifted there yesterday after a semi vs. car crash in Plum City. Addysen R. E. Welch was a passenger in a car struck by a semi Tuesday at 4:22 p.m. at...
June 3, 2015 - 3:52pm
May 27, 2015
Plum City School District faces $100,000 deficit
Plum City School District Superintendent Mary Baier reported at the April School Board meeting that the district will experience a deficit of $100,000 in the 2014-15 budget. Although concerning, the deficit isn’t as large as projected at the beginning of the school year. This...
May 27, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 23, 2015
Knudson says $150 per pupil reduction will be eliminated
A May 6 statement from State Rep. Dean Knudson brought some potentially welcome news to area school districts -- the $150-per-pupil reduction proposed in Gov. Walker’s budget will be eliminated. However, this does not solve budgetary difficulties in the educational arena. The...
May 23, 2015 - 3:41pm
Memorial Day observances scheduled
Memorial Day observance events abound across Pierce County on Monday, May 25. Below is listed a schedule of events. Ellsworth Kinne-Englehart...
May 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
May 15, 2015
Schlegel powers Spring Valley in 11-3 win over Plum City
A grand slam off the bat of Jed Schlegel powered Spring Valley to an 11-3 victory over Dunn-St. Croix Conference opponent Plum City at home Friday....
May 15, 2015 - 9:33pm
May 14, 2015
Plum City park will benefit from Eagle Scout’s project
PLUM CITY—Influenced by members of his family, Hunter Schoengarth is embarking on a project which will benefit users of the Legion Park in...
May 14, 2015 - 10:16am
May 13, 2015
Pump delivery, pond problem told to board
PLUM CITY—Reports from the fire chief were among matters for the Plum City Village Board early last week. Plum City-Union Chief P.J. Hines told board members about the success of the recent steak feed fundraiser. A pump was in the process of being delivered for the new pumper...
May 13, 2015 - 2:54pm