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Operator error leads to quiet sirens in southwestern Pierce County
Sam Hines wins D.A.R.E. essay contest
Spring Valley Middle-High School closed today, after storm
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Squatter reported, complainant cited
Wisconsin roundup: Madison-area shooting victims still hospitalized, 1 critical; more state news stories
crime and courts
Nick Connelly, former RWHS football star, dies of cancer
Girls' golf: Pierce County well represented in MBC All-Conference
Girls' tennis: New Richmond takes the sweep
Volleyball: Cardinals give away 'game of errors'
Volleyball: Raiders bring competitive edge against Blue Devils
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: 9/20/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 8/28/18 County Board Minutes
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMM.: 9/26/18 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/25/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/6/18 Board Meeting Minutes
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Aldi site stormwater concerns examined; river should not be impacted
What's going down in west central Wisconsin's dairy industry
WHEDA grants support future senior living apartments
Place a Business Announcement
Robert "Bob" Ottman
Charles Jerry Cederholm
Florence C. "Flossie" Jakes
George and Jean Grajkowski
Christopher Meyer Celebration of Life
Joe and Mary Wieser
Jerry and Lucy
Viewpoint: I want to hear from you
Letter to the editor: Legion Auxiliary members sought
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Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
Brux column: The economics of trade
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February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm
February 1, 2018
Jury convicts Cottage Grove man accused of killing wife
A Cottage Grove man has been convicted of first-degree premeditated murder. Stephen Carl Allwine drugged and shot his wife, Amy Allwine, before...
February 1, 2018 - 11:09am
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
Authorities say a St. Paul man tried to disguise himself as a woman to evade police after stealing a handgun from Cabela's in Woodbury and driving...
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
The brother of a man acquitted in the highly publicized 1992 disappearance of a 5-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl faces 18 months in prison...
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
May 18, 2017
Former Hudson man convicted of child battery charged again in Minnesota with new crime
Less than five months after pleading no contest to substantial battery to a child in St. Croix County, a 27-year-old man was charged with a similar...
May 18, 2017 - 3:12pm
May 11, 2017
Illinois men admit to smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of transporting the largest load of untaxed tobacco in Minnesota history have pleaded guilty to felony smuggling charges....
May 11, 2017 - 9:34am
March 8, 2017
St. Croix County veterinarian sentenced in Minn. sex-trafficking case
A western Wisconsin veterinarian accused of shuttling unwitting sex workers was sentenced Wednesday in Minnesota to prison on two felonies, including...
March 8, 2017 - 2:04pm
January 5, 2017
UPDATE: Man arrested on rooftop allegedly drove 120 mph in St. Croix County pursuit
Authorities from Wisconsin and Minnesota were tracking a man suspected in a high-speed St. Croix County pursuit when the trail tapered off at...
January 5, 2017 - 10:38pm
September 14, 2016
Search turns up 134 pounds of suspected pot in St. Croix County
St. Croix County authorities called the discovery of more than 100 pounds of suspected marijuana at a Houlton storage unit the largest drug seizure...
September 14, 2016 - 7:49pm
August 29, 2016
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
A Wisconsin man is facing five felony charges for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting two women at gunpoint. Washington County Sheriff’s...
August 29, 2016 - 5:42pm
March 25, 2015
Prescott gun incident briefly shuts down bridge
PRESCOTT -- A riverside parking lot was the scene of a brief but tense situation Monday involving an armed man in Denmark Township. Sgt. Tim Tuthill with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said officers were called at 3:59 p.m. Monday for a suicidal male.
March 25, 2015 - 12:59pm