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Prescott Police: Don't be in the park, after dark
Zimmerman still 'on guard' for taproom proposal
Sheriff's blotter: Hager City burglary, brick thrown through windshield
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
Vehicle rolls over in ditch between Ellsworth and Red Wing
crime and courts
Ellsworth basketball: Swanson enjoying perks of Team Wisconsin
SCVBL: Garner shutout continues special Plum City summer
SCVBL recap: Hubbers hoping to start rolling
Trimbelle River project is complete
River Falls Days give local boxers chance for debut
Spring Valley Cardinals
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
It's 40 years for Beldenville Car Show & Swap Meet
Take your pick: City of Prescott, Library plant vegetables, flowers outside of Hall
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/25/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/20/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
Ellsworth Com Sch Bd Spec Mtg 062717
Ellsworth Community School District
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 7/31/17 Special Board Meeting
Michael Freeman, 68
John F. McLaughlin, 46
Kathleen A. Fueker, 75
Judy M. Finn, 77
Ruby Mae Johnson, 83
Wildside column: Native plants escape correctional center
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Editorial: Herald building listed for sale
Viewpoint: Cheers to Wisconsin beer
Viewpoint: Talk is all health care at the art fair
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September 12, 2012
Letter: 'Green Energy' costs taxpayers the green, he says
TO THE EDITOR: This is a list of companies that have failed after receiving billions of your tax dollars since 2008. Amonix Solar - $20 million. Solar Trust of America-bankrupt. Solyndra- $500 million. Bright Source- $1.6 billion. LSP Energy bankrupt 2/2012. Energy Conversion...
September 12, 2012 - 8:31am
January 11, 2012
Letter: Happy holidays for the privileged few taking Mondays off
TO THE EDITOR: For the second Monday in a row, I attempted to go to the bank and the post office; both were closed. Silly me. Christmas and New Year's Day both fell on a Sunday this year. Sunday is a day that most people have off anyway. Why do government employees always seem to...
January 11, 2012 - 9:27am
July 19, 2011
Canines, masters urged to 'high-tail' to Stockholm's Dog Days
STOCKHOLM -- Organizers of an annual dog-friendly festival are inviting area residents to pack the family and family pets and head for Stockholm,...
July 19, 2011 - 3:18pm
June 15, 2011
Letter: Let's stop petty bickering, work together and play nice, he says
TO THE EDITOR: I have been writing "letters to the editor" for several months now and very much enjoy the debates as well as the opinions of other readers. Although I may not agree with the views of some persons, I would fight to the death for your right to express them. After the...
June 15, 2011 - 2:02pm
February 23, 2011
Letter: Instead of raising property taxes, cut school costs, he says
TO THE EDITOR: I have just read the most outlandish view of the public funding of Ellsworth schools possible. A reader states that we should shore up a broken education system by paying more property taxes. My tax bill states that 51 percent of it goes to our school system. I don't...
February 23, 2011 - 2:01pm
February 16, 2011
Letter: Crisis in Egypt leads to appeal for decision: freedom or dictatorship
TO THE EDITOR: The last couple of weeks, the news has been dominated by the unrest in Egypt and other parts of the Middle East. Egypt's government has been a moderate force in the region for the last 30 some years and has been supported by every U.S. Administration since Ronald ...
February 16, 2011 - 8:31am
December 21, 2010
Letter: Lights out for country if this keeps up, he says
TO THE EDITOR: A light has burnt out in the U.S. Capital building. How many bureaucrats does it take to change a light bulb? It can be done if we can follow these simple steps. 1. Hire a contractor to remove old bulb. 2. Bring in OSHA to ensure that everyone is wearing a hard hat...
December 21, 2010 - 9:31am
Lund Fire opens second station
LUND--The Lund Fire Department has opened a second fire station, located in the Village of Stockholm. Located in the old Stockholm municipal...
September 21, 2010 - 10:02am
August 18, 2010
Larsons a part of Stockholm now as new owners of Spring Street Inn
STOCKHOLM - When Paul and Pam Larson made their initial visit through Stockholm, reenacting the Grand Excursion, they became fans of the small-town...
August 18, 2010 - 9:35am
April 15, 2010
Stockholm looking to enact special tourism tax
STOCKHOLM -- The livelihood of most of the businesses in Stockholm depends on the thousands of tourists who annually visit the village on the Mississippi River. Now Stockholm wants to tax tourists to support the community's infrastructure. Increasing the sales tax from 5.5 to 6...
April 15, 2010 - 10:11am
February 24, 2010
The Scene (Feb. 24)
Wednesday, Feb. 24 Kindergarten Readiness Screening The Ellsworth School District is having a session on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Lindgren Early Learning Center for screening and registration for children attending regular kindergarten (for children five-years-old...
February 24, 2010 - 12:46pm
February 10, 2010
Murphy back for hotdish smackdown February 20
The second annual Tuna Hotdish Smackdown, Potluck and Game Night will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. at the WideSpot Performing Arts Center...
February 10, 2010 - 8:44am
January 27, 2010
The Scene (Jan. 27)
Friday, Jan. 29 Moonlight Snowshoe Hike A snowshoe hike will be held at Carpenter Nature Center, northwest of Prescott, on Friday, Jan. 29, from 7-9 p.m. Popcorn and hot apple cider will be available. Snowshoes provided or bring own. Call 651-437-4359 for reservations. Saturday,...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 27, 2010 - 9:02am
October 13, 2009
Performing arts center opens in Stockholm
STOCKHOLM - Attention area artists of all kinds: If you're looking to showcase your talents, Stockholm has a place for you. The WideSpot Performing...
Life/arts and entertainment
October 13, 2009 - 11:30am
July 29, 2009
A Taste of Stockholm to be Saturday
This Saturday starting at 6:30 p.m., a fundraising event for "Art+FIRE09" will be held at "The Cottage in the Corn" above Stockholm. The event is being held at Judith Van Cleve's rural Stockholm retreat and will feature a fall menu from the many shops of the village, including The...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 29, 2009 - 2:48pm