Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts.
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Ptacek’s IGA threw another successful party Saturday.
Two men were recently charged in Pierce County Circuit Court with second degree sexual assault from an incident which occurred in 2003.
The Prescott School Board recently approved the 2015-2018 Strategic Plan to develop goals in five specific focus areas
The Pierce County Finance and Personnel Committee discussed 2015 budgets during an hour-long meeting Sept. 30.
A Minnesota man is in critical condition following a car-motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon in Pierce County. Around 1:25 p.m., the Sheriff's office was notified of a two-vehicle accident on 478th Ave., west of 1150th St. in the town of Oak Grove. Deputy Mike Vodinelich reports investigation at the scene determined Timothy P. Bramhall, 55, Prescott was driving his 2004 Jeep Wrangler eastbound on 478th Ave.
Linette Greske has declined the position to be the new Ellsworth Library Director.
An Ellsworth man was taken to Regions Hospital Tuesday morning following a two-vehicle accident on State Highway 65 and County Highway W in the town of River Falls. Pierce County sheriff's deputy Herman Kreig reports investigation determined Shaan York, 36, rear-ended a fellow southbound vehicle driven by Adam Matzek, 31, River Falls. Matzek was turning off of Hwy. 65. The accident happened at 10:43 a.m. Matzek was transported to River Falls Area Hospital with undetermined injuries. York was taken to Regions with undetermined injuries.
Christine Hines was seeking something different after 14 years as the City of Hudson’s Clerk of Courts.
The 26th annual Turningpoint Walk to Empower fundraiser is this Saturday in Prescott.
Plum City teachers and administration had a big reason to smile last month when the State Department of Public Instruction (DPI) released its report cards for schools and school districts for the 2013-14 school year. That’s because the elementary school and high school both exceeded expectations, and the district had a cumulative score of 78.8, the highest district score among the five schools in Pierce County and schools in the Dunn-St.