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Area schools close in advance of predicted Monday snow storm
5th graders say no to drugs, peer pressure
Ellsworth to start process of hiring new officers
Prescott police: Battery suspect arrested during traffic stop
River Falls man to serve on Farm Service Agency state committee
crime and courts
New club 'angling' to give students outdoors fun
Cichy readying for NFL draft
Thursday night girls basketball scores
Prescott notches first dual win, Sanford claims 100th career win
More than a mascot: Prescott students contest Native-based mascots
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
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PIERCE COUNTY: 1/23/18 County Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMM.: 1/23/18 Special Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/19/18 Special Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/19/17 County Board Minutes
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/4/17 Board Meeting Minutes
'Best of' voting in Ellsworth is about to start
Former admin team takes on executive role at chamber
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Place a Business Announcement
Donald W. Roberts
Bruce Jon Fleming
Mary Jane Gruber
Cheryl Mae McKinley
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Letters to the editor: A cause for hope; Control freak force
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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January 15, 2018
Nominees announced for WHCA's Shining Star award
Each year, the Wisconsin Health Care Association asks nursing homes and assisted living facilities to nominate one of their caregivers for the...
January 15, 2018 - 7:49am
January 14, 2018
Joseph W. Hancock: Ellsworth Masonic Lodge named in his honor
The year is 1884, and the place is Ellsworth, a town of about 900 souls located in the center of a new county in Wisconsin. There is no water...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 13, 2018
Snowshoeing events offer winter exercise
The Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks will host free snowshoe events at both parks in January. Kinnickinnic State Park: 1—3:30...
January 13, 2018 - 10:08am
Hunger Prevention Council grateful for St Paul's donation
St. Paul's United Church of Christ presented the Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County with a generous donation of $418.56 raised by their...
January 13, 2018 - 9:00am
Super Bowl LII just weeks away: Prep begins at NR Airport
So aside from the obvious, the Twin Cities and surrounding airports, who else in the region is likely to benefit from Super Bowl LII? The consensus...
January 13, 2018 - 8:00am
January 11, 2018
RFAH welcomes first baby of 2018
The first baby of 2018 born at Allina Health River Falls Area Hospital made her appearance at 1:38 p.m. Jan 3, 2018. Dayla Mary O'Neil, weighing...
January 11, 2018 - 7:00am
January 10, 2018
Area schools cancel classes for Thursday
Due to imminent winter weather, several area schools have announced closings Thursday, Jan. 11. Alma (Wis.), Goodhue, Lake City, Elmwood, Plum City (Wis.) and Zumbrota-Mazeppa have all canceled classes. Red Wing has declared classes two hours late, with additional assessment coming...
January 10, 2018 - 10:03pm
Welcoming new reporter Sara Tischauser
If you've been paying attention, you've seen a new byline in RiverTown publications, the Pierce County Herald in particular. She is a member...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 4, 2018
Grant helps market foodie event in Ellsworth
As plans for the 2018 Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival are already underway, the promotion of the event will once again have funding from the Joint...
January 4, 2018 - 11:00am
January 2, 2018
Ellsworth Library: New year, new activities, new youth services librarian
The Mystery Quilt Program is back! Julie Belz has a new challenge for area quilters and it begins Jan. 9 with the release of the first Mystery Quilt clue. The three remaining clues will be available at the library starting Jan. 16, 23 and 30. Participants will have the month of February...
January 2, 2018 - 10:00am
December 31, 2017
Happy Birthday: A lesson in giving vs. receiving
Prescott resident Campbell Hundt turned 13 on Friday, Dec. 16. When you think of a typical teen birthday, you might think of a trip to the mall,...
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 29, 2017
Elmwood area mourns loss of Dr. Frank Springer
Dr. Frank Springer spent much of his life taking care of the people in Elmwood and his presence will be greatly missed by family, friends and...
December 29, 2017 - 6:00pm
December 26, 2017
EHS exchange student: A lot of firsts
Ellsworth has accepted 11 high-schoolers into the community as foreign exchange students, who have traveled from all over the world to spend...
December 26, 2017 - 6:00am
December 25, 2017
EHS: Student adapts to changes offered through exchange program
Learning a new culture, new school system, new rules and doing so without knowing anyone else to start the school year is what 11 foreign exchange...
December 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
GALLERY: Gingerbread contests offers a sweet start to the holidays
The River Falls Public Library hosts a gingerbread contest each year in December. The winners were declared last week and include: Youth Traditional:...
December 25, 2017 - 7:00am