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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Bottom line: Library needs more money
RF on path to add swinging bridge to national list of historic places
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Cardinals vplleyball sweeps Durand
Prescott Homecoming takes the stage
Ellsworth shares Homecoming event roster
Cardinal pride reigns during Homecoming Week
Tackling Alzheimer’s in memory of grandpa
Prescott Hall of Fame inducts ‘inaugural 7’
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)
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September 1, 2016
Matzek vows to return after second ACL injury
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth High School junior Olivia Matzek headed into this summer with enthusiasm about having a healthy year to play sports. Matzek...
September 1, 2016 - 2:35pm
August 31, 2016
Volleyball: Plum City splits home tri while working out the kinks (w/video)
The Plum City volleyball team is still working on some of its player positioning through the first few matches of the season schedule. The effort...
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 30, 2016
Volleyball: Panthers start season at Menomonie Sprawl tournament
The Ellsworth volleyball team had an opportunity to play several matches at the Menomonie Sprawl season-opening tournament last weekend. The Panthers started the tournament with a 2-2 record on Friday. Ellsworth lost by scores of 2-1 to Rice Lake and Grantsburg before rebounding to...
August 30, 2016 - 10:17am
August 27, 2016
Football: Cardinals lose in St. Croix Falls
The Prescott football team dropped to a 0-2 record on the season Friday with a 21-0 loss to St. Croix Falls. Mistakes hurt the Cardinals in the non-conference loss. They turned the ball over four more times than St. Croix Falls and head coach Matt Smith said many of their potential...
August 27, 2016 - 8:55pm
August 26, 2016
Football: Ellsworth wins big in Colfax
Another week, another blowout for the Ellsworth football team. This time, the Panthers made the trip to Colfax and won a 47-14 non-conference game. It was a dominant first half for the Panthers as they led 40-0 at halftime. “Our defense played really well. They hardly gave up any...
August 26, 2016 - 11:50pm
Football: Spring Valley defeats E-PC on strong second half
Elmwood-Plum City and Spring Valley entered halftime locked in a 6-6 tie during Friday’s non-conference game between the two Pierce County...
August 26, 2016 - 11:21pm
Sports scoreboard from Thursday, Aug. 25
VOLLEYBALL Elmwood sweeps home quad The Elmwood volleyball team won three matches at its home quadrangular on Thursday at EHS. Elmwood started out with a 26-24, 25-21 win versus Pepin-Alma. In match two, the Raiders defeated Gilmanton 26-24, 25-20. The longest match of the night came...
August 26, 2016 - 3:26pm
Volleyball: Elmwood sweeps home quadrangular
If the Elmwood volleyball team was not ready for the season before Thursday, it is now. The Raiders won three matches in their home quadrangular...
August 26, 2016 - 1:11am
August 25, 2016
Volleyball: Panthers return large group of starters
The Ellsworth volleyball team will have the benefit of playing with one of the most experienced rosters of returning players in the Middle Border...
August 25, 2016 - 2:52pm
Volleyball: Prescott continues high expectations
A large class of departing seniors from last year’s Prescott volleyball team has not discouraged the Cardinals from setting big goals once...
August 25, 2016 - 2:43pm
August 24, 2016
Volleyball: Spring Valley goes 1-2 at RF quad
The Spring Valley volleyball team got a start to its season at a River Falls quadrangular meet on Tuesday evening. The Cardinals began the quad...
August 24, 2016 - 1:01am
August 20, 2016
Football: Panthers start season with big win at Spooner
The Ellsworth football team turned the tables on Spooner with a 47-0 victory on the road in the season opener on Friday. The Panthers lost a 14-12 home game to Spooner in the season opener last year. Ellsworth co-head coach Jason Janke said Friday’s game was a story of two programs...
August 20, 2016 - 12:25am
August 19, 2016
Football: Mistakes are minimized in Spring Valley win vs. SCF
The Spring Valley football team did not have a perfect start to the season on Friday. But the Cardinals also did not have too much to complain...
August 19, 2016 - 11:53pm
Football: Early touchdown doesn’t hurt Wolves in 42-7 victory
The Elmwood-Plum City football team trailed Independence-Gilmanton by seven points early in Thursday’s season opener at Plum City High School....
August 19, 2016 - 12:45am
August 18, 2016
Football: Prescott works through some roster turnover
The Prescott football team is gearing up for the 2016 season without many of the offensive weapons that contributed to a 3-4 finish in Middle...
August 18, 2016 - 7:00am