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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
County denies proposed Oak Grove shooting range
crime and courts
KNUTESON COLUMN: Coming around on wrestling
WIAA girls basketball: Third time the charm for Spring Valley
WIAA girls basketball: Haas, Burr too much for Ellsworth
SVE wrestling: Five Cards headed to Madison with unfinished business
Ellsworth boys tennis: School board approves funding for a team
Spring Valley Cardinals
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
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
December 20, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker supports Constitutional Convention renewed proposal would reduce child support paid by the wealthy; and 11 state news stories
MADISON — There's more talk in Wisconsin about a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. Republican Gov. Scott Walker was asked about it during a recent telephone town hall meeting. Despite disagreements from some law professors, Walker says he's convinced a convention could...
December 20, 2016 - 11:09am
December 6, 2016
Presidential ballots recount underway in Pierce, St. Croix counties
ELLSWORTH -- The presidential recount got underway Thursday in Wisconsin, including Pierce County, where efforts there were estimated to be among...
December 6, 2016 - 11:14am
October 26, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- A newly released email shows that the Green Bay city clerk rejected a state lawmaker's request to put an early voting site at the city's UW campus because the clerk thought it would help the lawmaker's Democratic party. The Nation first reported on the email from Green...
October 26, 2016 - 8:57am
October 24, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin public schools will lose $2.4 million in state funds this year, as more than 200 students with special needs use tax vouchers to go to private schools. The Journal Sentinel says Milwaukee is among 22 districts in the state that are being affected. Some observers...
October 24, 2016 - 9:39am
October 20, 2016
Why wait until Nov. 8 to vote?
There's still a third presidential debate and intense campaigning is being waged in battleground states. But many voters have had or seen enough....
October 20, 2016 - 3:18pm
February 3, 2016
If you’re going to vote, be informed
The year 2016 seems to be the year of referendums in Pierce County. Voters in Ellsworth, Spring Valley and Prescott school districts will face referendum questions at the polls this year. Possibly Plum City voters as well. Each district is asking a completely different question. Learn...
February 3, 2016 - 12:51pm
March 10, 2010
Editorial: Pick who'd best deliver justice
Geography shouldn't be the determining factor in choosing a judge. Credentials and character should be. The campaign for Pierce County judge has entered the final stretch, with Joe Boles and Bob Loberg emerging from the primary. Voters have five weeks to weigh which man is best qualified...
March 10, 2010 - 8:02am
September 22, 2009
Lawmakers vote today on longstanding bills
Wisconsin lawmakers are in session today and bills that have been talked about for years will finally get voted on. The Assembly is scheduled to vote on a bill designed to get politics out of the DNR, by letting the Natural Resources Board appoint the agency's secretary instead...
September 22, 2009 - 9:02am
August 11, 2009
Wisconsin is one step closer to studying Internet voting
Wisconsin is one step closer to studying Internet voting, and other ways to make it easier for people to cast ballots. The Government Accountability Board endorsed a five-year plan Monday that could also result in early voting on machines instead of absentee ballots and perhaps...
August 11, 2009 - 9:12am
April 2, 2009
Public Test Voting Equipment, Bay City, Diamond Bluff, El Paso
NOTICE OF VOTING EQUIPMENT TEST Town of El Paso Notice is hereby given in the Town of El Paso, Pierce County, Wisconsin, that a test of the electronic voting equipment will be held on Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 5:30 p.m. at the El Paso Town Hall, N5325 450th St., Ellsworth,...
April 2, 2009 - 4:03pm
Voting Accuracy Test, Trimbelle, Trenton
Town of Trimbelle Voting Equipment Testing Notice is hereby given that the public test of the Touch Screen and Optical Scan Voting/Tabulating equipment to be used at the Spring Election on April 7, 2009 will be conducted in the Town of Trimbelle at the Trimbelle Town Hall, N5310...
April 2, 2009 - 3:57pm
Isabelle Voting Equipment Test, April 7, 2009
Town of Isabelle Notice is hereby given that the public test of the Direct Record Electronic voting equipment to be used at the Spring election in the Town of Isabelle, on April 7th, 2009 will be conducted at the Ellsworth Fire Hall located at the Red Wing Airport, on April 6th...
April 2, 2009 - 3:56pm
Hartland Test of Voting Machines, April 6, 2009
TOWN OF HARTLAND TEST OF THE VOTING MACHINES Notice is hereby given that the public test of the Electronic Voting Equipment to be used at the Spring Eledction on April 7, 2009 will be conducted at the Hartland Town Garage, W6170 Cty Rd. EE, Bay City, at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April...
April 2, 2009 - 3:51pm
Ellsworth Voting Machine Test, April 7, 2009
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH TEST OF VOTING MACHINES Notice is hereby given that the public test of the Touch Screen and Optical Scan Voting/Tabulating equipment to be used at the Spring Election on April 7, 2009 will be conducted in the Town of Ellsworth at the Town Hall, W6058 490th Avenue,...
April 2, 2009 - 3:47pm
March 25, 2009
Martell Voting Equipment Testing, April 7, 2009
TOWN OF MARTELL TOWNSHIP TEST OF ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the public test of the Direct Record Electronic voting equipment to be used at the Spring Election on April 7,2009, will be conducted in the Town of Martell at the Town Hall at 5:OOpm on...
March 25, 2009 - 2:58pm