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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No injuries were reported Thursday afternoon when a Dodge minivan and a Chevrolet Cavalier collided at Hwy. 63 and 150th Ave., near Hager City.
A veteran of parades and another of the horse community are leading this Saturday’s American Cancer Society (ACS) Walk/Run fundraiser in Ellsworth.
Delia Hauser really couldn’t give a reason why she’s lived so long.
Favoring maintenance to district facilities, doubting board process and suspecting Common Core standards were all topics for an Ellsworth School Board public forum early last week.
Last weekend was the 39th annual Polka Fest held at the Pierce County Fairgrounds.
Food service prices and fees, along with school start and end times, received action from the Ellsworth School Board Monday.
Adler Tank Rentals expanded into this region with the purchase last month of the former Astleford International facility on the southwest corner of the Hwys. 10 and 63 west intersection, west of Ellsworth.
An open house was held Tuesday at The Seasons Assisted Living’s new facility adjacent to the Plum City Care Center.
The agricultural hazardous waste amount collected at this spring’s Pierce County Clean Sweep increased significantly over spring of 2013, but the totals for other categories showed decreases, according to a report from the county’s solid waste department.