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June 29, 2016
VIDEO: Milberg found not guilty in vehicular homicide case
ELLSWORTH --Kari Jo Milberg, the Centuria woman at the helm of a 2013 auto crash that killed her daughter and two nieces, was acquitted Wednesday...
June 29, 2016 - 5:07pm
June 28, 2016
Milberg trial: Facebook activity, inspections scrutinized on Tuesday
ELLSWORTH -- Kari Milberg’s alleged use of the Facebook messaging app on the day her daughter and two nieces were killed in a car crash led to extensive testimony on Day 2 of testimony at the Centuria woman’s trial. Witnesses on Tuesday included Pierce County sheriff’s deputy...
June 28, 2016 - 9:05pm
June 8, 2016
Expert: Milberg has amnesia
ELLSWORTH — A psychologist testified this week that the driver in an auto crash that killed her daughter and two nieces is incompetent to aid in her own defense. Kari Ann Milberg is a rare amnesia patient, Dr. Brian Stress said Monday in Pierce County Circuit Court, concluding...
June 8, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 3, 2016
Photos, letters sealed in Bailey homicide case
PIERCE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT -- Photos of injuries a Prescott woman allegedly suffered at the hands of the man she fatally shot in November and...
June 3, 2016 - 3:43pm
April 20, 2016
Each memory has a soundtrack
ELLSWORTH -- Maybe it’s the scratch of the needle on the vinyl, or the brightly colored album jackets. Or could it be the records remind them...
April 20, 2016 - 11:04am
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
March 26, 2016
Pierce County breaks ground for new jail, sheriff’s offices
ELLSWORTH — Pierce County broke ground Thursday for a new jail and sheriff’s office at 555 W. Overlook Drive. The symbolic first shovel of dirt flew two days after the Pierce County Board voted 13-2 to award the sale of $18.5 million general obligation bonds to Stifel, Nicolaus...
March 26, 2016 - 9:00am
March 24, 2016
Ellsworth sex offender rules set in emergency meeting
ELLSWORTH — In an emergency meeting Friday, the Ellsworth Village Board unanimously passed a law to establish child safety areas, preventing designated sex offenders and certain other offenders from living or being present in those zones. “The village is looking out for the best...
March 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 17, 2016
Ellsworth storage unit fire ruled accidental
A fire last week that destroyed irreplaceable belongings in numerous storage units at a rural Ellsworth facility was not the result of foul play. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office investigator Pete Koch said the cause of the March 5 fire at Cleary Building Co. was ruled accidental....
March 17, 2016 - 10:01am
February 21, 2016
Ellsworth junior joins cast of 'White Snake'
The University Theatre at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls presents “The White Snake” Feb. 25-27 and March 3-5. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. in the Blanche Davis Theatre of the Kleinpell Fine Arts building on campus. “The White Snake,” by Tony Award-winning Mary Zimmerman,...
February 21, 2016 - 8:00am
January 20, 2016
Crews respond to house fire in town of Trenton
TOWN OF TRENTON -- A home in the process of being remodeled was destroyed by fire early Saturday in rural Hager City.According to the Pierce...
January 20, 2016 - 12:33pm
January 8, 2016
Ellsworth board approves Fire Hall plans
ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Village Board approved site and architectural design plans for the proposed addition to the Ellsworth Fire Hall Monday....
January 8, 2016 - 8:00am
January 6, 2016
Hard feelings surface over choice of Xcel
ELLSWORTH — Was Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services treated fairly when selecting an electrical company for the new Pierce County Jail? That was a question Pierce County Board Supervisor Dean Bergseng of River Falls asked Ad Hoc Jail Planning & Specifications Development Committee...
January 6, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 31, 2015
Ellsworth jail one step closer
ELLSWORTH — Pierce County Board unanimously approved the new jail’s final design Tuesday, forwarding the project to the Ellsworth Village Board for consideration Monday night. The total projected budget is $17,950,290. Exactly how this would affect taxpayers won’t be known...
October 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 12, 2015
Two injured in Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Two Minnesota men were injured in separate motorcycle crashes Sunday in Pierce County. The first crash was reported just before 4 p.m. on 170th Avenue and Highway 35 in Hager City. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, 55-year-old Edward Withuski from Brooklyn...
October 12, 2015 - 8:16am