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Pierce County Herald
Barn fire kills 11 pigs in Trimbelle
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pitches state's insurance-for-poor plan to Trump; 3 more die in snowmobile crashes; 10 more state news stories
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Suspected drunken driver nearly strikes squad
Prescott students advance to state literary competition
Final points heard before puppy mill trial
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Three SVE seniors all place at state
WIAA individual wrestling: Sanford takes fourth at state
WIAA individual wrestling: Ellsworth gets 31st and 32nd individual titles
WIAA individual wrestling: Sigler wears out opponent for title
WIAA individual wrestling: Charlie Stuhl defeated in the finals
Spring Valley Cardinals
Stagehands bring 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' alive
Century and Sesquicentennial farmers wanted
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 3/6/17 Meeting Agenda
AD FOR BIDS: Spring Valley School District, WI - Ext. Concrete & Site Lighting
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 4/4/17 Spring Election Notice
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/8/17 Traffic Safety Commission Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 3/6/17 Town Board Meeting
Shirley Holerud, 83
Dorothy E. Cudd, 89
Cody James Martin-Skulski, 25
Terrance E."Terry" Shafer, 62
Cody James Skulski, 25
EDITORIAL (Feb. 22, 2017): Bill reduce public transparency
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Searching for the 'reform dividend'
Ron Kind column: Celebrating National FFA Week
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
Real Estate Showcase
November 7, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
BRAINERD, Minn. — For many in the Northland there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of winter than spending the day behind a team of working...
November 7, 2016 - 1:49pm
November 2, 2016
Chordsmen barbershop performances are next month
The Croix Chordsmen, affiliated with the St. Croix Valley Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, will present the group's annual Christmas...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 2, 2016 - 1:07pm
October 31, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's "Northland Outdoors TV" episode, travel with our crew as they head to the prairies and farmlands of North...
October 31, 2016 - 11:29am
October 25, 2016
Funeral for drowned Ellsworth boy is Wednesday in River Falls
The funeral services for a 13-year-old Ellsworth boy who died by drowning are set for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the First Covenant Church...
October 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 24, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BRAINERD, Minn.—Wild rice is as synonymous with Minnesota cuisine as lakes are to the state's reputation. Wild rice has been used as a...
October 24, 2016 - 12:15pm
October 21, 2016
Owner of Baldwin clinic agrees to more than four years in prison
BALDWIN -- A Wisconsin veterinarian pleaded guilty to sex trafficking charges Oct. 12. Brian Lee Kersten’s sentencing in Washington County...
News/crime and courts
October 21, 2016 - 3:40pm
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
A Wisconsin man who had traveled to Turkey and Syria in 2014 to join the Islamic State militant group has pleaded guilty of attempting to support...
October 21, 2016 - 9:23am
October 18, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Poisonous items? Hunter trespassing? Driver cuts off bus
A man came to the sheriff's office lobby Oct. 10 to show deputies contents of a paper bag. The man, who asked to be anonymous, suspected the...
News/crime and courts
October 18, 2016 - 12:12pm
October 17, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we examine the plight of the prairie chicken, which is making a comeback...
October 17, 2016 - 12:04pm
Presidential candidates 'don't have understanding of rural America'
ST. PAUL — The two major presidential candidates appear to agree on something. Hillary Clinton: "America's rural communities lie at the heart...
October 17, 2016 - 9:32am
October 10, 2016
With traps, spray and cats, homeowners finding ways to address too many mice
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — An influx of outdoor mice has area homeowners on the verge of mouse madness. Mouse traps and mouse bait have been selling at record levels, exterminators are staying busy and people who have never had house cats before are bringing in "mousers" to join the...
October 10, 2016 - 12:14pm
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
BRAINERD, Minn.— In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, we feature northeast South Dakota veteran trapper John Almquist who for 50 years,...
October 10, 2016 - 11:41am
October 4, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Suicide; poachers; fleeing prowlers; duck hunters confronted
Deputies responded at 6:37 p.m. Oct. 2 to Highway 35 in Prescott for a possible self-inflicted gunshot inside a truck. A man was found dead inside...
News/crime and courts
October 4, 2016 - 4:48pm
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
SIDNEY, Neb. — Fishing and hunting equipment chain Cabela's Inc. said it agreed to be bought by Bass Pro Shops in a deal valued at $5.5 billion that will help the privately held company nearly double its store count in North America. The offer of $65.50 per share is a 19.2 percent...
October 4, 2016 - 7:00am
September 27, 2016
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday during a heated presidential...
September 27, 2016 - 2:00pm