Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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Like for everyone else in this region, Mother Nature has dealt a cold, snowy blow to the Pierce County Highway Department this winter.
Delores “Mick” Dodge really enjoys knitting and crocheting. So when she attended a Sunday School event and heard talk about a prayer shawl project, she wanted to know more, Dodge...
The opening of WESTconsin Credit Union’s new Ellsworth office this week is accompanied by several “firsts.”
The Ellsworth School Board got a look at future options Monday following last month’s failed referenda.
Pierce County Partners in Tourism (PCPT) was among exhibitors at the 47th annual Minneapolis RV-Vacation Show last month. The show was held at the Minneapolis Convention Center Feb. 6-9, according...
Two area cooperatives will merge next month.
The Hub on Main in Ellsworth will host a benefit next Saturday for David Harden, who was recently diagnosed with stage 4 terminal cancer.
A representative from each of a local insurance business and an accounting business discussed related matters with Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce members Thursday. Ashley Flett of Compass Insurance reminded those...
Since Leann Peterson of Ellsworth came home for a visit, her “home away from home” has erupted into turmoil due to a dispute between its government and opposition forces.
A combination of factors led to the recent propane shortage in this region, not the least of which has been colder-than-normal winter temperatures, but neither is that bitter blast the...