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Pierce County Herald
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
E-PC takes on De Soto, but avoids 'The Pit'
WIAA girls volleyball: Seasons end for local volleyball teams
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
The face at the head of the Roadrunners line steps down
Coping with loss by inciting acts of kindness and love
Local coats for kids program returns
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Mary L. Nelson, 67
Lydia M. Bude, 89
Kay Thom, 77
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
June 24, 2016
SUPERINTENDENT SCOOP: Step by step: We rebuild
PRESCOTT -- The following is a column written by Prescott School District Superintendent Dr. Rick Spicuzza. As of June 8, summer has arrived...
June 24, 2016 - 1:49pm
City of Prescott won’t buy Steamboat Inn lot
PRESCOTT -- Prescott City Council members last week shot down an idea of purchasing the old Steamboat Inn property to turn it into a park -- a proposal outlined by a group of residents who believe a park would help drive economic development along the St. Croix riverfront. In a letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:44pm
June 23, 2016
Prescott schools bid farewell to 13 staffers
PRESCOTT -- Thirteen Prescott School District employees retired at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. What will they do in retirement? What...
June 23, 2016 - 9:00am
June 12, 2016
Prescott brothers team up for collegiate relay title
UW-La Crosse 4x400 takes first at D-3 outdoor nationals.
June 12, 2016 - 7:00am
June 9, 2016
Two Cardinal classes spread their wings and fly
SPRING VALLEY/PRESCOTT -- Both Spring Valley and Prescott high schools celebrated the Class of 2016 commencement Saturday, May 28. Spring Valley...
June 9, 2016 - 1:03pm
Team Trenten rallies to support Prescott boy: Benefit garage/bake sale planned June 9-12
PRESCOTT -- They are all on Team Trenten. No matter what. Trenten Williamson’s mother Jeri Schommer, his father Michael Williamson and his...
June 9, 2016 - 12:47pm
June 5, 2016
Motorcycle crash claims life of Blaine man
PRESCOTT -- A Blaine, Minn. man was killed near Prescot when his motorcycle struck a guardrail Sunday afternoon. The 46-year-old man was heading northbound on Hwy. 35 near 480th Avenue on a 2016 Harley Davidson at about 1:01 p.m. when he lost control and struck a guardrail. His injuries...
June 5, 2016 - 9:23pm
June 3, 2016
Photos, letters sealed in Bailey homicide case
PIERCE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT -- Photos of injuries a Prescott woman allegedly suffered at the hands of the man she fatally shot in November and...
News/crime and courts
June 3, 2016 - 3:43pm
May 27, 2016
Memorial Day observances abound in Pierce
Memorial Day observances will honor veterans across the county Monday. Below is a listing of area events. Crain-Ottman Legion ServicesThe Crain-Ottman...
May 27, 2016 - 3:43pm
May 25, 2016
UPDATED: Prescott voters approve school spending increase
PRESCOTT -- Prescott School District voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum to exceed revenue limits by $1.46 million, preserving an effort by the administration to permanently bring spending levels back to where they were before massive cuts hit the district in February. By...
May 25, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 24, 2016
Kathleen Vinehout column: School funding hits home
What’s wrong with school funding? Explaining this to voters is difficult. Try explaining it to a ninth grader who is losing a favorite teacher....
May 24, 2016 - 4:59pm
May 20, 2016
Controlled burn torches nearby RV
TOWN OF OAK GROVE -- A recreational vehicle was deemed a total loss after it caught fire Thursday night. The RV was located at W11336 570th Avenue in the town of Oak Grove, next to where a controlled burn was taking place. The RV apparently caught fire, which was reported at about...
May 20, 2016 - 3:14pm
May 18, 2016
Prescott loses more staff in wake of budget cuts
PRESCOTT -- More Prescott School District resignations/retirements were approved at the May 10 school board meeting, in wake of the failed February referendum. Voters were asked to renew a levy cap override Feb. 16, as well as an increase in funding. That request failed. The failure...
May 18, 2016 - 12:08pm
Lake Street plat project moves forward
PRESCOTT -- The method for establishing how special assessment costs will be set for property owners on Lake Street was outlined at the April...
May 18, 2016 - 8:22am
May 16, 2016
Picture perfect for prom
Enjoy the Pierce County Herald photo gallery from area proms, including Ellsworth, Plum City, Prescott, Spring Valley and Elmwood. Elmwood and...
May 16, 2016 - 12:12pm