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Rabbits need rules too
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
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
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
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen S. Franson, 45
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
Real Estate Showcase
August 13, 2014
Highway 10 upgrade plan meeting next Tuesday
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Northwest Region will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss possible roadway improvements...
August 13, 2014 - 10:37am
August 11, 2014
Skeletal remains believed to be from 1800s
Archaeologists believe that skeletal remains found this week at a Hastings construction site are from the early 1800s.
August 11, 2014 - 10:31am
July 21, 2014
Hudson man found dead in the Red Cedar River
The body of a missing Hudson man was found Thursday in the Red Cedar River, the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department reported.
July 21, 2014 - 10:18am
June 28, 2014
County rivers display a part of Pioneer Day
Making this year’s exhibit at the Pierce County Historical Association’s (PCHA) history center in Bay City part of this Saturday’s Pioneer...
June 28, 2014 - 9:17am
March 25, 2014
GM recall: Trooper says 2006 St. Croix accident prompted him to send report to safety agency
Retired Wisconsin state trooper Keith Young and his wife were sitting at the kitchen table last month when a story on the evening news jarred...
News/crime and courts
March 25, 2014 - 11:18am
March 24, 2014
Crowd expected for River Falls dam re-licensing
A grassroots group called “Friends of the Kinni” is urging local citizens to attend a federal re-licensing hearing Monday, March 24, at City Hall on the two 70-year old dams in River Falls. The hearing will take public comments starting at 5:30 p.m. A River Falls Utility...
March 24, 2014 - 11:12am
March 5, 2014
Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center receives $500,000 federal grant
MENOMONIE -- The National Institute of Standards and Technology has awarded the UW-Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center $502,000 to establish...
March 5, 2014 - 2:46pm
February 7, 2014
Broadband expansion will speed up Internet in local libraries
MADISON -- Slow Internet connections in nearly three-quarters of the state’s public libraries, including several local sites, will speed up dramatically with a $4.2 million federal E-rate investment in fiber broadband connectivity. “More than 60% of our public libraries report...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 7, 2014 - 12:58pm
January 20, 2014
Hwy. 10 east of Ellsworth to get DOT attention
An improvement for Hwy. 10 east of Ellsworth is planned by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation’s Eau Claire office for the coming construction...
January 20, 2014 - 9:55am
Arrests follow 'suspicious' death of Woodbury teen
WOODBURY, Minn. -- Woodbury police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old Woodbury girl. Woodbury Public Safety spokeswoman Michelle Okada said the girl was found unresponsive at a home last Saturday morning and was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, where she was pronounced...
January 20, 2014 - 9:45am
January 15, 2014
Pierce well represented at Farm Bureau annual meeting
Over 1,100 farmers and agriculturists attended the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation’s (FB) 94th annual meeting, Dec. 6-9 in Wisconsin Dells. Member...
January 15, 2014 - 1:02pm
January 2, 2014
Memorial Fundraiser for Milberg/Pavek families Sunday at The Giggle Factory
A memorial fundraiser for the Milberg and Pavek families will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, at the Giggle Factory in Hudson. Entrance...
January 2, 2014 - 11:22am
December 30, 2013
It’s not too late to get a flu shot!
The Pierce County Health Department reports the state Center for Disease Control has received a number of reports of severe respiratory illness...
December 30, 2013 - 4:11pm
September 28, 2013
Architecture adds allure to art tour
The fall Fresh Art Studio Tour, now in its 15th year, features 15 artists’ studios and galleries that are open to the public when the leaves...
Life/arts and entertainment
September 28, 2013 - 10:43am
September 23, 2013
From arts and crafts to language, lodge promotes Norwegian culture
Over 100 years ago, the organization was founded to help Norwegian immigrants facing financial hardships in their new country. Today the area...
Life/arts and entertainment
September 23, 2013 - 1:50pm