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Wisconsin roundup: Lame-duck legislation would face longer odds under senator’s bill; Superior inferno; more state news stories
Traveling for the holidays? You’re not alone
Prescott names Eric Michaels new chief of police
Maiden Rock man arrested on strangulation, battery charges
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats, critics blast Walker for signing lame-duck bills into law; more state news stories
crime and courts
Boys' basketball: Panthers end six-season drought against Prescott
College football: McGregors earn more than awards at Carleton
Dance: Panthers, Vallettes pleased with results at Wildcat Invite
Boys' basketball: Prescott transitions smoothly
Gallery: Pierce County Herald Hunters Showcase 2018
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Ad For Bids- Asphalt Milling
TOWN OF SPRING LAKE: 2019 Spring Election Notice
VILLAGE OF BAY CITY: Ad For Bids- LRIP Project No. 15838
PIERCE COUNTY AG & EXTENSION EDUCATION: 12/20/18 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/12/18 Regular Board Meeting Minutes
Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing welcomes new obstetrician and gynecologist
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
Prescott Chamber seeks award nominations
Pierce Co. Tourism launches research project with grant
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
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Edgar D. Stohr
Marie T. Glaus
James A. Leonard
Carol A. Halling
Mary Van Allen
Benjamin Charles Koehntop
Bill and Jo Steele
Bill and Jo Steele
Bob & Barb Freiberg
Letters to the editor: Library friends urge village board to support proposal; When we unite, we solve challenges
Column: Winter won't stop Red Wing Bridge project
Petryk column: Wisconsin's future looks bright
Letters to the editor: Censorship; Restricting voters' will
Country Pastor column: A Father sending His Son
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October 25, 2017
River Hounds event will unveil logo, info
The St. Croix Valley will have the first chance to get to know more about the River Hounds baseball team at a meet and greet event on Saturday,...
October 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tackling her new role: New sports reporter comes on board
She dove into the Pierce County sports scene with both feet and from her writing, you can tell she loves what she does. Pierce County Herald/RiverTown...
October 25, 2017 - 8:00am
October 3, 2017
Cole and Schumaker advance to Division 2 sectionals
The Panthers two doubles team, Sophia Cole and Riley Schumaker, are headed to the Division 2 sectionals after their subsectionals performance...
October 3, 2017 - 12:50pm
October 2, 2017
Panthers play 'tough as heck' but fall short to NR
The Ellsworth Panthers football team played "tough as heck," according to their co-head coach Jason Janke, but couldn't seal the deal against...
October 2, 2017 - 11:14am
March 28, 2017
Area athletes look forward to summer competition
ELLSWORTH — If you know someone who may like to compete in Special Olympics, spread the word as time is ticking to register. Practices...
March 28, 2017 - 5:25am
January 22, 2017
POLL: Greatest moment in Green Bay Packers history
The Green Bay Packers play the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 22. In preparation for the game, the Pierce County Herald...
January 22, 2017 - 8:00am
December 6, 2016
Oak Grove residents oppose proposed shooting range
TOWN OF OAK GROVE -- One group says “We were here first.” The other group wants to use its land as a place for kids to learn gun safety,...
December 6, 2016 - 9:31am
November 13, 2016
Herald hits a homerun in new sports reporter
ELLSWORTH -- If he’s lucky, he won’t have to work a day in his life. At least, that’s how the saying goes and that’s what the Pierce...
November 13, 2016 - 6:20pm
September 6, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW report: Recession's 'long shadow' finally lifts in Wisconsin; U.S. Labor Secretary: Labor Day is more than honoring work; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- "The long shadow of the Great Recession is finally lifting in Wisconsin." Those are the first words in a new report on the state's workforce from the UW Madison Center on Wisconsin Strategy.
September 6, 2016 - 8:50am
August 1, 2016
Supercross racing is coming to Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH -- High-flying, fast paced dirt bike and ATV racing will be featured as the preview show for this summer’s premier event, the Pierce...
August 1, 2016 - 9:00am
June 16, 2016
Construction to start on Ellsworth tennis courts
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth will soon have a brand new set of tennis courts at Summit Hill Park. The Ellsworth Village Board approved a bid for the tennis courts during a regular meeting on June 6. The bid includes a total cost of $243,803.40 from Menomonie-based Pember Companies, Inc.,...
June 16, 2016 - 7:21am
May 26, 2016
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Pierce County was once famous for its beekeepers and honey production. Hives around here averaged more than 80 pounds of honey each year. Light...
May 26, 2016 - 9:04am
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
May 13, 2016
Wild Side: Rush River once produced bushels of big brookies
Brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, are colorful fish and the only stream trout native to Wisconsin. They once thrived in cold streams like the...
May 13, 2016 - 9:25am
May 11, 2016
Ellsworth tennis courts go to bid
ELLSWORTH -- The Village of Ellsworth is now seeking bids for the reconstruction of the Summit Hill Park tennis courts for potential construction this summer. The project, estimated to cost around $250,000, has been in discussion between the village and the Ellsworth Community School...
May 11, 2016 - 10:35am