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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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.
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 will show other information for the business. A crew from L and D Sign of Stillwater, Minn., employed a bucket truck for the installation job near the intersection of Hwys. 10-63 and 65. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)
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.