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Man’s body discovered in Apple River
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Prescott baseball team routs Railroaders
Panther golfers tee it off
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Saddling up for donkey hoops
Flood Running for 50 years
Name sought for "SimMan"
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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 5/6/15 Hearing - Rohl Permit (Nonmetallic Mining)
PIERCE COUNTY CRIMINAL JUSTICE COUNCIL: 4/23/15 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: For Sale by Bid - Heavy Haul Equipment
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 4/8/15 Public Hearing - Wastewater Treatment Plant
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/27/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
Dale J. Holcomb, 67
Charles E. Hetrick, 85
Linaire Stene, 86
Muriel J. "Murt" Mercord, 75
Marlys Henson, 82
Kathleen Vinehout column: People Speak Out About Consequences of Budget Decisions
Warren Petryk column: Listening Sessions Completed in the 93rd Assembly District
Harsdorf Legislation Focuses on Reform, Modernization
UW and Business are Powerful Partners for Growth
Letter from Assemblyman Petryk: Industrial Sand Mining Analysis - The Wisconsin DNR is asking for your help!
Get Out! Deals
August 5, 2008
River Falls man charged with arson
A River Falls man was charged last week in Pierce County Circuit Court with arson, a Class C felony bringing a maximum penalty of $100,000 and/or 40 years prison. Mark A. Nicholson, 33, was charged with intentionally damaging a house he owns, but subject to a mortgage held by Country...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 22, 2008
River trip features Red Cedar, Chippewa and Mississippi
The City of Durand will host the Great River Rumble on Monday, July 28. The Rumble involves more than 100 canoeists and kayakers who will arrive in Durand during the late afternoon and spend the night before continuing their watery journey to LaCrosse. Area residents are invited...
July 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Fruit and vegetable season late but great
As Terry and John Cuddy gaze over their field of ripe blueberries, there is a sense of peace. From their hilltop U-pick blueberry farm, you can see a valley of lush green hills and mist in the valley, not another house in sight. Ahh ... There is so much more meaning in buying food...
July 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic
At around 8 p.m. Tuesday, U.S. Coast Guard officials reopened the Mississippi River to commercial traffic. The river had been closed in an area near Diamond Bluff after two tow boats and their barges ran aground on July 6. Coast Guard officials then closed the shipping channel on...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Coast Guard closes Mississippi River to commercial traffic near Diamond Bluff
After two tow boats and their barges ran aground on July 6, the U.S. Coast Guard has closed the Mississippi River to commercial shipping traffic in an area just upriver from Diamond Bluff. Officials with the St. Paul District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recommended to the...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Chiefs/Vikings practice set
RIVER FALLS -- The Kansas City Chiefs' 2008 training camp on the University of Wisconsin-River Falls campus will mark the 18th consecutive year the Chiefs have conducted their preseason work in Western Wisconsin. The team has two remaining one-year options in its existing agreement...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 30, 2008
Mudfest in River Falls
Students going into 6-12th grades are invited to a Mudfest at First Covenant Church, 1374 N. Main St. next Wednesday, July 9, from 4:30-8 p.m. Students should wear clothes they never expect to wear as they'll be playing mud volleyball, mud tug-o-war, having Alka-Seltzer battles,...
June 30, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Liquor License: River Bay Cafe
Application for Retail "Class B" License to Sell Intoxicating Liquors and Beer June 10, 2008 To the Village Board of the Village of Bay City, Pierce County, Wisconsin: The undersigned applies for retail "Class B" license to sell at the premises described in the application blank,...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Barkla re-elected chair of Pierce County Board
ELLSWORTH - Paul Barkla, River Falls, was elected to his second two-year term as chairman of the Pierce County Board when newly-elected supervisors met to reorganize April 22. He had no opposition for the position. Jeff Holst, town of Diamond Bluff, was elected vice chairman, filling...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
January 31, 2008
River Falls native starts exhibit at visitor center
PRESCOTT -- Anne Kerfoot was a teacher for 26 years, including 20 at Westside Elementary School in River Falls. She bounced around the different grade levels, but there was one constant. "I have always been interested in children's art, as they illustrated the things they studied,"...
January 31, 2008 - 12:00am