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Pierce County Herald
Ellsworth High School observes March Youth Art Month
Community service efforts earn Ellsworth High School students letters
Severe winter takes toll on highway department
Farmington man charged with possessing child pornography
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Legislators discuss increased funding for rural schools
crime and courts
No. 1 Panthers dominate opponents to win D-2 state title
Coleman dashes SVE state title hopes again
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Wild lose in shootout to St. Louis
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Nebraska upsets Wisconsin, 77-68
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild give up two goals late in third period, lose to Stars
World War II hero receives an overdue medal
SV native to appear on The Price is Right Monday
Dodge puts top pastime to use making shawls
Delivering help: Letter carrier comes to aid of bloodied man
St. Croix Valley Symphony Orchestra hosting concerts
arts and entertainment
Bernard Sherman Grant, 95
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Susan Marie Blomstrom, 57
David "Dave" Harden, 66
Bernard Grant, 95
Editorial: Escape winter damage, unethical contractors
Old Cowbelle: Peace; Past, Present, Future
Old Cowbelle: Excitement ... Full Circle
Letter: He was impressed with visiting EHS basketball players
Editorial: Don't become ID theft victim
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/13/14 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/19/14 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/25/14 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
November 4, 2012
VIDEO: Romney-Ryan Real Recovery Road Rally
The loudspeakers played a continuous selection of 'Patriotic' songs as the crowd began to gather at 4 p.m. for the 5: 30 p.m rally which included...
news / politics / life
November 4, 2012 - 10:41pm
August 20, 2012
Two Hudson homes damaged by fire after lightning strike
Lightning is being blamed for a Saturday night fire that badly damaged two homes in Hudson. Firefighters were called to a four-unit townhouse...
August 20, 2012 - 9:13am
July 24, 2012
Schaffhausen bound over in homicide case
A man accused in the murder of his three young daughters was bound over for trial in St. Croix County Circuit Court Tuesday morning. Judge Scott...
crime and courts / news
July 24, 2012 - 1:58pm
July 18, 2012
Hudson community raises over $30,000 for Schaffhausen family
The Hudson community came out in massive numbers last Wednesday to contribute to a fund benefiting the Schaffhausen family of River Falls. Over $30,000 was collected from 10 a.m. into the early evening at the River City Center parking lot, reported Hudson resident Paul Rode. Jessica...
July 18, 2012 - 1:55pm
July 12, 2012
Schaffhausen appears in young girls' murder case
A man accused in the deaths of his three young daughters in a gruesome incident at a River Falls residence last Tuesday made his initial appearance...
crime and courts / news
July 12, 2012 - 2:35pm
July 10, 2012
SECOND UPDATE: Father booked on first degree counts of homicide in the deaths of his daughters
About two hours after he allegedly killed his three children at the home where he once lived, a former River Falls man turned himself in to police at their station, soon after officers had begun searching for him. Aaron Schaffhausen, 34, was booked into St. Croix County Jail at 11:30...
July 10, 2012 - 6:13pm
May 14, 2012
Pilots encourage kids to get their heads in the clouds
Little kids tend to be fascinated by trains and airplanes, but for many of them the interest tapers off with age. Others, however, get more captivated as years go by and grow up to be pilots, aircraft dispatchers or mechanics. Hoping to introduce their passions to a younger generation,...
news / education
May 14, 2012 - 11:00am
February 25, 2012
Rallying 'Idol' votes
Reed Grimm's fate on "American Idol" now rests with viewers. He advanced into the top 24 contestants after Wednesday night's program. Public voting will begin Tuesday Feb. 28 -- the same night Ellsworth will hold a party at the high school to both celebrate the local graduate's...
arts and entertainment / news / life
February 25, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2011
Update 7:50 p.m.: Man accused in Lake City officer shooting believed dead
LAKE CITY -- Police believe a body found at 618 West Lyons Ave. Monday evening is that of the man who shot a Lake City police officer earlier...
crime and courts / news
December 19, 2011 - 11:10am
April 29, 2009
Special agent warns parents about social networking perils
As computer networking sites become more popular, law enforcement is trying to protect children from potential dangers on the Internet. Project Safe Childhood is headed by the U.S. Justice Department. Its main goal is to arrest and prosecute child predators. State Justice Department...
April 29, 2009 - 8:00am