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UPDATE: Spring Valley Middle-High will be open for classes Monday; repairs underway
Schneider receives Dykstra Faculty Excellence Award
St. Joseph Parish School welcomes two new staff members
Nightclub dancer charged in Hager City drug case
SUPERINTENDENT'S COLUMN: Service Learning Day part of larger focus
crime and courts
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Football: Guts outweigh distractions in Ellsworth’s homecoming win
Volleyball: Errors spoil Ellswoth's shot at SCC
Nick Connelly, former RWHS football star, dies of cancer
Girls' golf: Pierce County well represented in MBC All-Conference
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
Marlan M. Hanson
George and Jean Grajkowski
Christopher Meyer Celebration of Life
Joe and Mary Wieser
Jerry and Lucy
Literally Lorna column: Turning 50 is a new life chapter
Viewpoint: I want to hear from you
Letter to the editor: Legion Auxiliary members sought
Vote Yes Yes
Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
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COUNTRY PASTOR: Feelings at harvest time run deep
In the early 60s there were times on the fender of the John Deere tractor, with Grandpa at the wheel, when I would watch the row of oats pulled...
7 hours 22 min ago
September 21, 2018
FDA warns pet owners of neurologic effects of some flea and tick products
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an alert to pet owners and veterinarians Sept. 20, 2018, warning of the potential for neurologic...
September 21, 2018 - 2:52pm
September 20, 2018
Ground beef recalled over E. coli risk
A Colorado meat distributor is recalling more than 130,000 pounds of ground chuck that may be contaminated with E. coli bacteria, according to...
September 20, 2018 - 9:17am
September 18, 2018
Smart device apps may foster bad choices
As students return to the classroom, it's a good time to consider the apps they are using on their smart devices. Some of them can be dangerous,...
September 18, 2018 - 5:00am
September 16, 2018
COUNTRY PASTOR: Justice, mercy and grace
"Justice is getting what we deserve. Mercy is not getting what we deserve. Grace is getting what we don't deserve." Just about all of us go through the day with a basic idea that we get what we deserve. Experience gives plenty of reason to support this. When we plan well and work...
September 16, 2018 - 9:00am
September 15, 2018
Manure spill in Town of Rush River; consider testing well water
St. Croix County Public Health and Community Development have learned of a manure spill reported in the Town of Rush River on Sept. 11, 2018. The reported spill occurred at 2061 30th Ave., Baldwin, which is a half mile from the Rush River. The area is sparsely populated and there...
September 15, 2018 - 9:45am
September 14, 2018
Healthier Together survey: They want to hear from you, deadline Sept. 21
Over the past couple of years, Healthier Together Pierce and St. Croix Counties has been working to improve the health of our communities in the areas of mental health, alcohol abuse, and obesity through nutrition and physical activity. Three years ago, many community members took...
September 14, 2018 - 12:44pm
Health briefs: Red Cross, Sport Clips team up for childhood cancer awareness
Red Cross, Sport Clips team up for childhood cancer awareness During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support kids, teens and young adults battling cancer, as well as others in need of transfusions....
September 14, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
Bird in Pierce County tests positive for West Nile virus
The Pierce County Public Health Department announced Friday, Sept. 7, a dead crow found in Pierce County Sept. 5 has tested positive for West...
September 7, 2018 - 12:59pm
September 2, 2018
COUNTRY PASTOR: Your prime directive is to love
Have you ever heard of this wacky, fun and totally sci-fi franchise known as Star Trek? I have a confession. For the longest time, I could not tell other people that I loved Star Trek, Star Wars and all things science fiction related. (And I guess, now you all know. Oh well...) Well,...
September 2, 2018 - 8:00am
August 31, 2018
Viewpoint: When not to use antibiotics
"I'm just going to go to the doctor and get antibiotics ... this cold is so annoying and I'm going on vacation next week." "I'm sure it's an ear infection that's keeping my baby up at night. The doctor will prescribe antibiotics to take care of it." Seems like antibiotics are a first...
August 31, 2018 - 8:00pm
August 29, 2018
Health briefs: Give blood for a shot at 'Hamilton' tickets; Journey to Freedom at Hudson YMCA
To help support the need for blood around the Labor Day holiday, Memorial Blood Centers is offering all presenting donors from Sept.1-8 the opportunity to win "Hamilton" tickets. Visit MBC.org/theater for details. The need for blood is constant, and summer can be a challenging time...
August 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 28, 2018
This is me! Local disability support group takes 2nd in national music video contest
It is often said that you can't judge a book by its cover. The same thing can be said, according to Autism Support Group of St. Croix Valley...
August 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 21, 2018
Lockmaster, law enforcement emphasize boating safety
In his seven years as a lockmaster, Tim Tabery has seen boaters make many serious mistakes in the dangerous waters around a dam. "There is a...
August 21, 2018 - 12:50pm
August 20, 2018
Hopping down the bunny trail at RF Demonstration Garden
A garden full of color and life may simply seem like a nice addition to a landscape, but one like the Grow to Share Community Garden in River...
August 20, 2018 - 8:00am