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Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
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Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
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Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
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August 14, 2016
Minnesota man charged with Pierce County burglaries
BAY CITY -- A Minnesota man who authorities say was responsible for three burglaries on the same day in Pierce County faces multiple felonies....
News/crime and courts
August 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
August 10, 2016
Minnesota man charged in Pierce County burglaries
ELLSWORTH — A Minnesota man who authorities say was responsible for three burglaries on the same day in Pierce County faces multiple felonies. Pierce County prosecutors charged 19-year-old Justin G. Valian with three counts of burglary — all stemming from July 6 incidents. He...
August 10, 2016 - 6:00am
July 22, 2016
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
BAY CITY -- On Wednesday, July 13, the Bay City Village Board met to discuss seasonal issues facing the village as well an on-going land dispute with private resident David Meixner. A direct legislation request was on this month’s agenda regarding the dispute. The agenda item was...
July 22, 2016 - 11:17am
July 12, 2016
Village attorney advises board to go eminent domain route
BAY CITY -- Bay City Village attorney Robert Loberg had quite a bit to say at the June 15 meeting about a Direct Legislation petition submitted to the village by Bay City resident Kent Carlson on behalf of a contingent of Bay City voters. According to Loberg, the request filed with...
July 12, 2016 - 9:00am
July 10, 2016
Bay City raid leads to felony meth charges: Man, 63, accused of running drug house
BAY CITY -- Three people face felony drug charges after a raid last month on a 63-year-old man’s Bay City home. Members of the St. Croix Valley...
News/crime and courts
July 10, 2016 - 9:00am
July 6, 2016
Severe storm blows through SE Minn Tuesday
Southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin residents were met with a severe thunderstorm Tuesday evening. There was no reported hail or tornados...
July 6, 2016 - 10:03am
June 27, 2016
Teen falls off moving car, is struck
BAY CITY -- A Bay City teen was struck by the vehicle he had been riding on when he apparently fell off it Friday evening. Cody R. Sullivan, 17, was riding on top of a 1996 Saturn SC at about 5:03 p.m. heading south on Wabash Street in Bay City when he was ejected off the car and...
June 27, 2016 - 8:59am
June 13, 2016
Crash injures Maiden Rock girl, 16
A Pierce County teenager was hospitalized Monday morning after a crash near Bay City. The Wisconsin State Patrol said the driver, a 16-year-old...
June 13, 2016 - 12:06pm
June 9, 2016
‘War and Peace’ display back by popular demand
BAY CITY -- Back by popular demand this year at the Pierce County Historical Society’s annual open house will be the Pierce County in War and Peace display when the event opens this weekend. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, and from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, the...
June 9, 2016 - 7:22am
April 6, 2016
Ellsworth, Spring Valley referendums pass
Two Pierce County school districts had referendums on the ballot this election day. The polls are now closed and the unofficial election results...
April 6, 2016 - 4:35pm
June 12, 2015
Hohmann ends Bay City postal career
BAY CITY — Jesse Hohmann sorted stacks of mail before loading his truck for one final trip on his 88-mile route. The lifetime Bay City resident...
June 12, 2015 - 8:00am
June 11, 2015
Convicted sex offfender charged in Pierce County
ELLSWORTH — Nine-year-old allegations of child molestation that resurfaced in 2014 led to a court appearance last week for Bay City man. Timothy A. Swan, 45, pleaded not guilty on June 3 in Pierce County Circuit Court to one count of sexual assault of a child under 16 years...
News/crime and courts
June 11, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2014
UPDATE: Body of Michigan man recovered from crashed Cessna
BAY CITY -- The body of a Watersmeet, Mich., man was found Saturday evening in the wreckage of a small airplane in a town of Isabelle farm field near the Mississippi River. Volunteers from the Civil Air Patrol apparently spotted the plane -- first reported missing on Friday -- late...
October 27, 2014 - 9:22am
July 1, 2014
Flooding after crest
The good news is the Mississippi River crested at 15 feet over the weekend. The bad news it will take a while for the river to go back into...
July 1, 2014 - 5:34pm
August 11, 2013
Pedestrian hurt in accident in Hager Heights parking lot
HAGER CITY - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Hager Heights Drive-In Restaurant Saturday afternoon. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department report, at 3:27 p.m. Jacob Knecht, 48, of Minneapolis was standing at the driver's side window of...
August 11, 2013 - 10:00am