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Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
Will ‘Just Fix It’ bring relief to Wisconsin motorists?
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Bottom line: Library needs more money
crime and courts
Hamilton chooses Northern Illinois
Prescott soaked 34-0 in Homecoming loss
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Panthers play hard, but lose to SCC
Elmwood improves to 8-9 on the season after going 2-1 last week
Mr. Diva Dude, Homecoming royalty crowned in Ellsworth
Prescott Homecoming takes the stage
Ellsworth shares Homecoming event roster
Cardinal pride reigns during Homecoming Week
Tackling Alzheimer’s in memory of grandpa
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 9/28/16 Special Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF MARTELL: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF TRENTON: 9/29/16 Special Meeting - Transportation Issues
PIERCE COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES: 9/22/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/27/16 Board Meeting Agenda
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Kay L. Beder, 49
Virginia Ruth Lecheler, 86
Jean Marie Peterson, 65
John J. "Jack" Klecker, 79
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
December 2, 2015
Suspected pot crop leads to felony charges
SPRING VALLEY -- A Spring Valley man was charged with two drug-related felonies after authorities rounded up more than 2 pounds of marijuana that he and another man allegedly harvested from a farmland growing operation. Barry P. Britton, 53, was charged Nov. 20 in Pierce County Circuit...
News/crime and courts
December 2, 2015 - 11:07am
November 24, 2015
Student Council activities top the list
Student Council President Jack Hannack reported to the Spring Valley School Board Monday, Nov. 16 that Trick or Treat for Canned Goods collected over 1,000 pounds of food for the Spring Valley Food Pantry. The Student Council was to host the regional conference in Eau Claire...
November 24, 2015 - 8:46am
November 23, 2015
What was he doing in Spring Valley? Authorities search for clues in suspected murderer’s alleged visit
UPDATE: SPRING VALLEY -- How a man accused in a Michigan homicide got to Spring Valley and allegedly ditched an SUV before stealing a government truck there remained a mystery late last week. Spring Valley Police Chief John DuBois said Friday that an investigation into a burglary...
News/crime and courts
November 23, 2015 - 8:12am
November 18, 2015
St. Croix, Pierce authorities ask public's help to connect dots in Michigan homicide; accused allegedly stole U.S. Army pickup from Eau Galle Rec Area
UPDATE: St. Croix and Pierce County sheriff's investigators are seeking help from the public in the Spring Valley area to locate an abandoned vehicle thought to have been involved in a Michigan homicide. Spring Valley Police Chief John DuBois said Wednesday morning a lock was cut...
November 18, 2015 - 11:47am
November 10, 2015
Highway 128 reconstruction slated for 2017
Residents learned the details of the proposed Highway 128 reconditioning project at a recent Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)...
November 10, 2015 - 1:56pm
Nursing home site plans put on hold
SPRING VALLEY -- The fate of the former Spring Valley Care Center site is on hold for now. At the Nov. 2 Spring Valley Village Board meeting, Pierce County Board Supervisor and Parks Committee Chair Ken Snow informed the board, after talking with Pierce County Land Management Director...
November 10, 2015 - 1:49pm
Facility priorities for April vote eyed
Facility priorities for a referendum next April were discussed by the Spring Valley School Board, meeting in special session early last week. Pending further review by an engineering firm, the major items have now largely been prioritized, according to Superintendent Don Haack....
November 10, 2015 - 1:21pm
October 28, 2015
Former state trooper sentenced to jail for OWI
A former Wisconsin State Trooper was sentenced Thursday to two years probation and 30 days jail following an accident last December which seriously...
News/crime and courts
October 28, 2015 - 12:29pm
’15-’16 budget adopted; levies, mill rate set
The 2015-16 district budget was adopted, and the levies and the mill rate were set, by the Spring Valley School Board early last week. The board approved setting the Fund 10 levy at $22,202,280 and the All-Fund levy at $3,006,614. The mill rate for ‘15-’16 will be 11.23,...
October 28, 2015 - 12:17pm
What are the hours for tricks or treats?
Pierce County communities are gearing up for trick-or-treaters Saturday, Oct. 31. Some communities have recommended hours for those hitting...
October 28, 2015 - 11:53am
October 23, 2015
Elmwood-area crash leads to man's sixth OWI-related arrest
A Spring Valley man was arrested on suspicion of his sixth OWI after the vehicle he was driving crashed Thursday evening outside Elmwood. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a one-vehicle crash on Highway 128, about two miles north of Elmwood, where they arrived...
News/crime and courts
October 23, 2015 - 8:41am
October 21, 2015
Building tomorrow’s leaders today
What makes a good leader? Answers ran the gamut from good listening skills to trustworthiness to assertiveness. One thing was clear: good leadership...
October 21, 2015 - 11:11am
October 14, 2015
What to do with the former nursing home site?
As the final demolition work is finishing up at the former Spring Valley Health Care Center site along Highway 29 in Spring Valley, the village board is looking at several possibilities for the area’s use. It was a main topic of conversation at the Spring Valley Village Board meeting...
October 14, 2015 - 12:47pm
Facility maintenance items to go to vote in referendum
Maintenance Director Steve Lynum presented issues about facilities to the Spring Valley School Board at a special meeting early last week and board members decided to proceed with pursuit of a non-recurring referendum to exceed the revenue limit for maintenance purposes. The referendum...
October 14, 2015 - 12:41pm
The power of remaining at home
Mary Jane Gruber has an independent spirit of someone much younger than her 91 years. She lives in her own apartment in Spring Valley and...
October 14, 2015 - 12:32pm