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Pierce County Herald
Wisconsin Farmers Union sends survey on low dairy prices
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
crime and courts
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
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
Corpse flower set to bloom at UWRF
The strength of a community to be documented in film
Memory of officer honored in Prescott
Backing the blue: Business donates shirts to 111 officers
Seniors saluted for hard work and dedication
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 9/7/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/6/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids - TRI Project #14901
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 9/16/16, Cleary Building Corp., Ellsworth, WI
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/6/16 Personnel Committee Meeting
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
Karen S. Franson, 45
Jeannette Miller, 93
Lenore Gunderson, 93
Karen Sue Franson, 45
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
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Saint Croix County
June 4, 2015
Updated: Authorities launch cockfighting raids in western Wisconsin
St. Croix County authorities participated Tuesday (June 2) in a major cockfighting-related raid that spanned two western Wisconsin counties. According...
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2015 - 9:43am
June 1, 2015
Finance Committee OKs $8 million for Willow River dam
MADISON – On Friday, May 29, the Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee approved a measure that would provide over $8 million in state funding for the repair or replacement of the Little Falls Dam in Willow River State Park in Hudson. The State Building Commission had previously...
June 1, 2015 - 8:07am
May 19, 2015
No interest home repair loans available
Have you been putting off needed repairs to your home? There are funds available to help homeowners who would like to make repairs...
May 19, 2015 - 9:19am
May 15, 2015
Alternatives emerge for Little Falls Lake dam
Eight options will be mapped out for the future of the Little Falls Lake dam, but Department of Natural Resources officials said last week it...
May 15, 2015 - 11:24am
March 23, 2015
County’s January unemployment rate at 4.6 percent
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary January 2015 unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties...
March 23, 2015 - 10:58am
January 28, 2015
Updated information: 19 arrested at cockfight near Glenwood City
Following up on a tip, the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office raided a cockfight in rural St. Croix County, about seven miles north of Glenwood City on Saturday. The address of the property where the fight took place is 1731 315th St. in rural Glenwood City. Deputies found about...
January 28, 2015 - 2:42pm
July 30, 2014
Human trafficking is rearing its ugly head in western Wisconsin
Not that it’s a big problem in St. Croix and Pierce counties, but the fact that human trafficking exists has prompted River Falls-based Turningpoint...
July 30, 2014 - 1:50pm
June 1, 2013
United Way's online auction features Paul McCartney tickets
United Way St. Croix Valley will be running its fourth annual online auction throughout the month of June. All proceeds generated by this year's...
June 1, 2013 - 10:13am
May 21, 2013
County-wide tire collection June 1
St. Croix County residents: Don't miss out on the Tire and Appliance Collection on Saturday, June 1. Take advantage of this great opportunity...
May 21, 2013 - 10:00am
May 16, 2013
St. Croix parks to have open house, state parks plan free days
St. Croix County will host a County Parks Open House Day Sunday, June 2, for all park visitors. The Open House Day offers free vehicle admission...
May 16, 2013 - 10:24am
March 6, 2013
Healthy habits can save money
We know not smoking, being active and making healthy food choices are good for our bodies. But what about our wallets? Research shows healthy...
March 6, 2013 - 11:49am
January 23, 2013
Make a difference, join Big Brothers Big Sisters
On Thursday, Jan. 31, from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Big Brothers Big Sisters is holding informational events for anyone interested in learning more about...
January 23, 2013 - 4:30pm
Give daffodils, give hope
The American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days campaign is underway in Pierce and St. Croix Counties. Anyone can assist in the fight against cancer...
January 23, 2013 - 9:03am
October 3, 2012
Board rejects closing county nursing home at New Richmond
The St. Croix County Board of Supervisors rejected a move to close its nursing home facility in New Richmond and passed a resolution to build a new one in a marathon meeting Tuesday. Supervisors Daryl Standafer, Tim Hood, Fred Yoerg, Buck Malick, Chris Kilber, Richard Ottino and...
October 3, 2012 - 8:35am
September 10, 2012
UPDATED: Escapee recaptured near Exit 4, Saturday afternoon
St. Croix County Sheriff John Shilts said Jesse A. Marske, 25, who removed his GPS Bracelet and absconded from custody was found in the area...
September 10, 2012 - 7:32am