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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Graduating seniors from five area schools who took the ACT college admissions test this year mostly scored higher than their counterparts from a year ago, according to information from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI).
Efforts to promote the county as a destination for tourists are being renewed with the return of Pierce County Partners in Tourism (PCPT). One of the original organizers, Wilson Mills...
Since being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer late this spring, Kenny Hines of Ellsworth has undergone a grueling regimen of chemotherapy and radiation.
The American Cancer Society (ACS) benefits from a can collection located in Ellsworth’s midway district.
Dealing with the tragic loss of a loved one to suicide doesn’t get any easier, Tisha Krig of Hager City agreed Wednesday.
This month’s Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce meeting Thursday was largely devoted to showcasing businesses.
For a well-established organization, Ellsworth’s American Legion Auxiliary keeps evolving.
Near picture-perfect summer weather prevailed during the 27th annual El Paso Days celebration this past weekend.
School may have been out for the summer, but it’s soon back in for the other three seasons.
When it comes to John DuBois, the question isn’t what he’s done in law enforcement, but what he’s not done.