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Pierce County Herald
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Developer plans third student housing complex at Fondy; Baraboo, Marshfield issues still unresolved
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Cross issues UW-wide hiring-pay-travel freeze
Hudson woman injured after striking multiple sign posts
Prescott talent seeks performance space
State of State: Walker claims efficiency, accountability
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Martin leads Timberwolves to win over Boston
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Seton Hall beats Marquette, extending their losing streak to four
EPC boys put winning streak at stake against No. 7 Frederic
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bucks, legislative leaders pleased with governor's plan for new Milwaukee arena
Regular season winding down for prep wrestlers
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: More than 2,500 U of M students exposed to measles after student becomes ill
Chippewa Valley Sibshop Feb. 8 in Menomonie
Eyewitness to the civil rights movement to speak
Pierce County Fair wants Century, Sesquicentennial farmers
A long time coming
arts and entertainment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: 1/27/15 Public Hearing - Amend Zoning
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 2/11/15 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE: 2/3/15 Special Meeting of Town Board
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 2/2/15 Town Board Meeting
Leslie Robert Long, 86
Leora J. Rawn, 98
Marion E. Robey, 74
LeRoy W. Burgeson, 84
Get Out! Deals
November 7, 2008
Veterans outreach events to be held at UW-River Falls and UW-Stout
Veterans outreach events will be held by the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs next week at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and UW-Stout. The Veterans' Benefit Open House will be held in the University Commons on the campus of UW-River Falls on Tuesday, Nov. 11...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Vets' recognition Sunday at Spring Valley church
SPRING VALLEY -- Christ the King Lutheran Church of Wilson will host a Veteran's Recognition this Sunday. During the 10:15 a.m. worship service, there will be a special focus on the significant role veterans have played in national and religious freedom in America. A brief service...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Veteran supermarket event kicks off
A Supermarket of Veterans Benefits for Veterans is underway in New Richmond. The event at the National Guard Armory, 1245 Wall Street, New Richmond,...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Another employee sentenced for stealing from vets' home residents
A second former employee of a state-owned nursing home for veterans has been sentenced for stealing from residents. James Hucke, 42, Racine, was put under a year of state supervision Thursday.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: He appreciates Rhoades' help
TO THE EDITOR: I retired earlier this year after 15 years as a director of veterans services in St. Croix County and seven years in Pierce County before that. I'd like to take this opportunity to thank Rep. Kitty Rhoades for all her legislative support for the many veteran issues...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Memorial dedication Saturday at MR American Legion
MAIDEN ROCK -- The Sons of American Legion will have a memorial dedication at 6:30 p.m. this Saturday at the Maiden Rock American Legion Post 365. A black marble bench will be dedicated in honor of all veterans. Prior to the dedication, the SAL will hold their annual chicken feed...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Schneider National looking to put vets in the driver's seat
Green Bay-based Schneider National has launched a new program aimed at getting more veterans on the road as trucking owner-operators. Schneider launched the Schneider National Veterans Owner-Operator program in conjunction with the U.S.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Letter: He invites public to Veterans for Peace Gathering
TO THE EDITOR: Sick and tired of the troglodytes in Washington and their failed wars? Worried that their next stumble will be into the black hole of Iran? Then attend the sixth annual Veterans for Peace Gathering on Saturday, July 12, in Hager City. Featured speakers include Karen...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Prescott Historical Society to honor local military veterans Sunday
PRESCOTT -- For the last six weeks, guests of the Prescott Historical Society have seen a fresh and unique perspective to the Iraq War. The PHS has been running an exhibit called "Private Soldiers: A Year in Iraq with the Wisconsin National Guard Unit," in which three members of...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 2, 2008
Revamp proposed for vet memorial
Although county supervisors haven't given their stamp of approval, Pierce County's new veteran services officer has developed a proposal for an expanded memorial on the front lawn of the courthouse. As groundskeepers prepare for the replacement and repair of sidewalks, he agreed...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
Homeless vets getting help back to their feet
It's not an emergency shelter for homeless veterans, but a place they can go to get a roof over their head, food and the skills they need to get their lives back. On Dec. 14, the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs opened a facility for homeless veterans called Klein Hall on...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Peace gathering in Hager City July 12
HAGER CITY -- On Saturday, July 12, the annual peace gathering, Pigstock, will be held at Schaefers' Pig Wisdom Farm in Hager City, sponsored by Veterans For Peace, CH 115. Everyone is welcome. This year's Pigstock includes: --Registration, Introductions and Announcements: 8:30-9:45...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Pierce County hires new veterans officer
A UW-River Falls student and the UW-RF veterans service officer is Pierce County's new veterans service officer. David R. Till, a sergeant first class in the Wisconsin Army National Guard, will start work in Ellsworth Monday. He has been working on a business/ engineering degree...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am