Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Developer plans third student housing complex at Fondy; Baraboo, Marshfield issues still unresolved
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Pedestrian killed by driver near Turtle Lake
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Measeles outbreak prompts vaccinations concerns
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Cross issues UW-wide hiring-pay-travel freeze
Hudson woman injured after striking multiple sign posts
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Martin leads Timberwolves to win over Boston
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Several former UW players in Sunday's Super Bowl game
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Seton Hall beats Marquette, extending their losing streak to four
EPC boys put winning streak at stake against No. 7 Frederic
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks, legislative leaders pleased with governor's plan for new Milwaukee arena
Exhibitions feature regional artists, reception tonight at Phipps
Chippewa Valley Sibshop Feb. 8 in Menomonie
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: More than 2,500 U of M students exposed to measles after student becomes ill
Gathering at library talks social justice
Eyewitness to the civil rights movement to speak
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 1/27/15 Public Hearing - Amend Zoning
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 2/11/15 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2/3/15 Special Meeting of Town Board
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Town Board Meeting
Leslie Robert Long, 86
Leora J. Rawn, 98
Marion E. Robey, 74
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