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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An electronic message board is a highlight of the new sign installed in front of Ellsworth’s Holiday Station Store last week. Besides displaying the current unleaded gasoline price-per-gallon, the sign...
With just two exceptions in one subject, area students again bested their peers statewide on scores for the past school term’s state testing.
Construction equipment was ready and some earth had been moved Wednesday for the improvements to Bob Young Field in Ellsworth’s Summit Park.
The Ellsworth Fire Department held its annual parade Sunday. The march was held under variably sunny skies and pleasant temperatures.
The amounts of agricultural hazardous waste and business waste increased, but the overall total combined waste decreased in comparison to a year ago at this spring’s Pierce County Clean Sweep.
Employee compensation, members’ pay and office staffing at one school were matters for the Ellsworth School Board Monday.
The euphoria a young couple often feels after he proposes marriage to her and she says “yes” is often compared to a “high.”
Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsmen’s Club members gathered at the handicapped fishing spot near El Paso recently. From left to right in the front are: Arby Linder, Lin Linder, Bill Hanson,...
Harlen Menk holds fond memories of his late wife, Georgia.
When the opportunity arose, Paul Uhren knew he’d go after it.