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Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
WATCH: Miss Elmwood 2016 is crowned
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
July 21, 2014
Horse's tale completes Cinderella story
The message about rescuing dogs and cats can be heard in many places, but horses are one animal that is often forgotten when it comes to finding...
July 21, 2014 - 10:12am
June 24, 2014
Tiny house offers big potential
Paul Haskins’ home is smaller than many single rooms, but the 160 square feet contain a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and art studio.
June 24, 2014 - 9:49am
June 11, 2014
Benefit for eight-year-old with brain cancer Saturday
When asked to describe the future, it isn’t weeks or months for Heather Brown and her family. No, the future for her family is whatever...
June 11, 2014 - 11:10am
June 5, 2014
Most admired senior citizen nominees sought
Do you have a very special friend or relative who is over 60 years old? He or she could be one of Pierce County’s most admired senior citizens....
June 5, 2014 - 4:07pm
May 28, 2014
A group of volunteers from English Lutheran Church cleaned up the outside landscape of the Ellsworth Public Library during the church’s Simply...
May 28, 2014 - 10:19am
May 9, 2014
Reunion held at Bendilly's honored Matzek descendants
The Matzek clan gathered recently at Bendilly's Bar in Ellsworth to welcome their cousins -- Ada Hurych from the Czech Republic, and Vlad Jukl...
May 9, 2014 - 4:06pm
April 11, 2014
Olson had seven children, three careers in 91 years
Lorraine Olson’s nine decades of living have featured homes and jobs not far from the Mississippi River where it creates the border between...
April 11, 2014 - 9:43am
March 26, 2014
Benefit for Jesse Nellis Saturday
Last December saw the highest of highs and the lowest of lows for Alisha Salinas. In a span of one week, Salinas found out her and fiancée...
March 26, 2014 - 10:04am
January 30, 2014
Benefit for Roxanne Byers Feb. 8 at Gas-Lite
Years ago, Roxanne Byers had a cough that wouldn’t go away.
January 30, 2014 - 10:22am
January 29, 2014
Cow Belle: Food Odors ... and Winter
How can some foods that taste so good...smell so bad? Like sauerkraut and lutefisk and others. One day I boiled two eggs for my lunch. When I mashed them up and put some chopped onions in it…whew! Then to make matters worse, I steamed some cauliflower in the microwave. The...
January 29, 2014 - 3:07pm
January 21, 2014
Ex-employee, entertainer now resident at care center
Esther Lundgaard has had a full life elsewhere, but not much fuller than where she presently lives—the Ellsworth Care Center.
January 21, 2014 - 9:23am
January 9, 2014
Old Cowbelle: After Christmas "Let Down'?
--Ina Murray Sometimes, after the glitter and glow of the Christmas season, there is a let down feeling…the fun is over, now I am depressed. I used to feel that way. But now that I have “grown up,” I no longer do. I have enjoyed the feeling of anticipation and...
January 9, 2014 - 8:07am
January 6, 2014
Ashes to assets: New business has artistic way to memorialize loved ones
Ron Javner wants to be cremated after he dies. That’s not so unusual.
January 6, 2014 - 9:28am
January 3, 2014
Cow Belle: Old Year, New Year ... Old Friends, New Friends
Isn’t it interesting how the “passing on” of an old friend will bring new friends together because of it? So it is with the loss of nephew and cousin, Greg. Because of Greg’s death, new friends have come into our lives that we didn’t know two years ago. Sitting around...
January 3, 2014 - 12:18pm
December 4, 2013
Old Cowbell: I love Christmas!
I love it, even though it’s different for me now. With so many people in our family, it’s no longer possible for me to do the gift thing. But I do remember how fun it was to “think, think, think,” trying to choose just exactly what each one would like to receive. Parents...
December 4, 2013 - 3:32pm