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Ellsworth native shot dead in Dunn County
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
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Lawmaker forum set for Dec. 13 in New Richmond
Woman accused in daycare case pleads not guilty
crime and courts
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood grow from Ellsworth Invitational
Weekend update: Prep boys basketball
Prep wrestling: Panthers offer glimpse of what's to come at Invite
Ellsworth Invitational: Hosts earn victory
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
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
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TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
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Vernon Anderson, 92
Lou Ann Davidson, 62
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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
Real Estate Showcase
May 18, 2016
Elmwood, Plum City talk cooperative baseball team
ELMWOOD/PLUM CITY -- The Elmwood and Plum City school districts are working toward an agreement to form a cooperative team in baseball next season to combat low numbers at Elmwood High School. The Elmwood School Board voted to approve a proposal of a cooperative baseball program with...
May 18, 2016 - 8:10am
April 20, 2016
Plum City prepares for new principal
PLUM CITY -- Michael Kennedy is getting what he wished for: moving his family to a small town. He will begin his position as the new 4K-12 principal...
April 20, 2016 - 8:08am
PC schools net more than $70,000 from class-action lawsuit
PLUM CITY -- Plum City is one of 141 school districts in Wisconsin who will split $4.9 million after a class-action lawsuit against the Wisconsin Education Association Insurance Trust was settled in Dane County Circuit Court, announced April 12. Plum City School District will receive...
April 20, 2016 - 7:55am
April 13, 2016
Community Crust begins fundraising season
PLUM CITY -- The Community Crust wood-fired pizza trailer will make seven fundraiser appearances at Spring Pond Park in Plum City this year.Beginning...
April 13, 2016 - 10:49am
April 6, 2016
Ellsworth, Spring Valley referendums pass
Two Pierce County school districts had referendums on the ballot this election day. The polls are now closed and the unofficial election results...
April 6, 2016 - 4:35pm
Local Government Roundup
PLUM CITYPlum City village to fix pond sidewalkEarlier this month Plum City Village trustees approved a plan to fix the sidewalk around Spring Pond Park, a repair officials say was in need. The cement sidewalk fix, approved during the board’s March 7 meeting, will start sometime...
April 6, 2016 - 10:46am
March 16, 2016
It’s ‘About Time’ you escape to the country
TOWN OF UNION -- Isn’t it About Time? That’s what Phil and Mary Roberts thought when they made the decision to open their spacious town of...
March 16, 2016 - 10:15am
March 9, 2016
Foley gets President’s volunteer service award
PLUM CITY - A Plum City High School senior has been honored for his exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award.Linkon...
March 9, 2016 - 8:35am
February 24, 2016
Referendum delayed, but boilers might not wait
PLUM CITY -- A November timeline for an operational referendum was preferred last month by the Plum City School Board over an April one, but putting boilers on hold remained a concern. Unesco, an outside consulting firm, has completed a rough order of magnitude costs toward holding...
February 24, 2016 - 11:04am
February 17, 2016
New system for Plum City/Union fire department on order
PLUM CITY -- A new system for the Plum City-Union Fire Department has been ordered, the Plum City Village Board was told early last week.The cascade system facilitates the filling of firefighters’ self-contained breathing apparatus. A grant award will cover $38,096 of the approximately...
February 17, 2016 - 3:59pm
February 3, 2016
Plum City looks at referendum vote
PLUM CITY -- Items in advance of a possible referendum were addressed by the Plum City School Board in December. An update on pre-referendum work and financial options was given to the board. Superintendent Mary Baier reported on such work as completed by Unesco, an outside consulting...
February 3, 2016 - 12:45pm
January 20, 2016
Infrastructure items receive attention
PLUM CITY VILLAGE BOARD -- Infrastructure matters dominated the Plum City Village Board meeting early this month.A blower at the sewer plant quit working, but village personnel were able to get it going again, the board was told. Also regarding the sewer department, an employee gave...
January 20, 2016 - 11:37am
January 13, 2016
Minnesota man charged with sex assault on child
PLUM CITY -- A Goodhue County man returns to court next month on allegations that he sexually assaulted a child in Plum City. Dustin T. Ehrich, 30, was charged in Pierce County Circuit Court with one count of repeated sexual assault of a child. The Cannon Falls man made his initial...
News/crime and courts
January 13, 2016 - 12:30pm
December 22, 2015
Grant helps fund distance learning center upgrade
PLUM CITY -- The Plum City School District is one of six districts in this region to benefit from the recent award of a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) grant. Plum City’s share of the nearly $200,000 total in interactive video classroom equipment will be used toward the first...
December 22, 2015 - 3:11pm
December 16, 2015
Funds for Bridge Avenue improvements approved
PLUM CITY -- Road projects were a topic for the Plum City Village Board early last week. Village President Doug Watkins attended a Local Road Improvement Program (LRIP) meeting at which funds for upgrades were discussed. It was announced approximately $15,000 in funding for the Bridge...
December 16, 2015 - 10:20am