Skip to main content
Pierce County Herald
Pierce County Blotter: Dogs attack goats, hunters trespassing
Pierce committee recommends Matthys as administrative coordinator
Ellsworth woman taken to hospital after striking deer
Hudson man alleges woman stole guns after online dating encounter
Man found unconscious in NR school parking lot found with drugs
crime and courts
Football: Composure carries Cardinals through heated game
Volleyball: Panthers' inconsistency exceeds potential
Volleyball: Ellsworth, Elmwood eliminated from playoffs
Volleyball: Raiders win last home game in one-sided playoff battle
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 10/18/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 10/23/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 10/20/18 Pre-Budget Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Janet F. Kittilson Estate; Case No. 18-PR-57
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/22/18 Special Meeting
RF's Downtown Dixie catering to all women
Local family brings together farm, orchard into one business
Snowball's open once again
Dairy banquet to be held Oct. 18
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
Place a Business Announcement
Charles W. Christenson
Donald Jay Gardner
Delmont "Del" Hague
Richard D. Shefveland
Bill and Jo Steele
Bill and Jo Steele
Bob & Barb Freiberg
George and Jean Grajkowski
Wild Side Column: We were lucky with two unseasonably strong storms
Letters to the editor: Be informed on health care issues
Vote Angie Craig
Marty Kelly for Sheriff
Republicans are Animals
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
October 26, 2017
Ellsworth School Board unanimously votes to certify proposed levy
The Ellsworth School Board unanimously voted to certify the proposed school levy for the 2017-2018 school year on Wednesday, Oct. 25. The vote was conducted at a special meeting held in the high school library. The levy came to a total of $9,716,975, which is a decrease of 3.69 percent...
October 26, 2017 - 9:39am
October 6, 2017
PHOTOS: Winfield United Innovation Center opens in River Falls
With about 10 times its previous space, the new WinField Innovation Center will continue its agricultural research and development work in a...
October 6, 2017 - 12:20pm
June 20, 2017
River Falls man critically injured in crash
A River Falls man was in critical condition Tuesday, June 20, after an early-morning crash in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office...
June 20, 2017 - 11:16am
Wisconsin roundup: U.S. Supreme Court arguments begin in St. Croix County land-use case; horses, wolf-dog hybrids seized from northern Wisconsin property; 9 more state news stories
WASHINGTON — A family whose St. Croix County property is under dispute will be in Washington, D.C., Monday morning, hearing their case argued...
March 20, 2017 - 8:29am
March 16, 2017
Bookey to see criminal, juvenile consequences in attack case
The New Richmond teenager who faced an attempted homicide charge after a violent 2016 assault on another girl must serve time at a state facility until she’s 17, at which point she’ll begin a path toward reintegration with the community.
March 16, 2017 - 3:08pm
March 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: New bill would ban state payments for state employee abortions; Walker still 65K short of 2010 job promise; 9 more state news stories
MADISON -- More state government employees in Wisconsin would have to pay for their own abortions as part of a new Republican bill.
March 13, 2017 - 8:58am
February 23, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin veterans asked Gov. Scott Walker Wednesday to change his mind about eliminating the prevailing wage law for public projects. Last year, lawmakers scaled back the requirement that contractors pay construction workers a minimum wage similar to what union employees...
February 23, 2017 - 8:24am
February 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Evers, Holtz advance in state superintendent primary; weather blamed for western Wis. bridge collapse; 8 more state news stories
State public school Superintendent Tony Evers and challenger Lowell Holtz have advanced to the April fourth general election, after easy victories in Tuesday's primary.
February 22, 2017 - 8:41am
December 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Despite bitter cold, vast majority of schools are open; busiest mailing day of the year begins; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin is going through its second straight morning of bitter cold temperatures, but very few schools are closed. A quick check of TV stations around the Badger State shows that many small town districts in south central Wisconsin are opening two hours late Monday morning.
December 19, 2016 - 8:53am
December 13, 2016
Moving into the new village hall
MAIDEN ROCK -- Attendees of the Dec. 5 Maiden Rock Village Board meeting took in the aroma of new drywall, paint, tile grout and fresh adhesive...
December 13, 2016 - 5:49pm
December 6, 2016
Trap team talks shooting range hopes
PRESCOTT -- There’s currently a sports team in a Pierce County school that travels more than 18 miles each way to practice. The Prescott High...
December 6, 2016 - 9:25am
October 14, 2016
UPDATE: New Richmond man being evaluated after five-hour stand-off ends peacefully
A tense situation ended peacefully early Wednesday, Oct. 11, in New Richmond after an hours-long incident involving an armed man. According to a press release issued by New Richmond Police Chief Craig Yehlik just before noon on Wednesday, the New Richmond Police Department received...
October 14, 2016 - 2:32pm
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
August 26, 2016
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A River Falls driver clocked at more than 120 mph was arrested Wednesday after allegedly attempting to flee officers while driving drunk. Nicholas D. Carlson, 35, was arrested at about 11 p.m. after a high-speed pursuit that began on Interstate 94 and continued on to Highway 35 in...
August 26, 2016 - 2:31pm
June 18, 2016
Hudson native and Wisconsin Dept. of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades has died
Hudson native (and resident) and Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades died Saturday. She was 65 years old. She served...
June 18, 2016 - 4:14pm