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Speed limit increasing on section of Highway 60 from Kenyon to Zumbro Falls
60 Years of #RealBeauty features Red Wing native
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Bill Federbusch, always optimistic
Arts Board awards grants to local groups
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
Q&A: Shannon Harris
Q&A: Vicki Iocco
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
No foolin' — Sheldon presents prom for all ages
Q&A: Mary Cyr
arts and entertainment
U.S. Bank National Association vs Forsman
Homeservices Lending, LLC vs meyer
Notice of Informal Probate: 25-PR-17-651 Harris
NAME CHANGE: 25-CV-17-605, Minor Child
Ronald E. Ross, 79
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Hildegard C. Miller
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Johnny C. Doden, 89
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Treasure Island helps Spare Key help others
Letter: Representatives vote to legalize cruel hunting methods
Real Estate Showcase
November 7, 2016
Three injured in 2 Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Three people were hospitalized Saturday in two separate Pierce County motorcycle crashes. The first crash left 36-year-old Ellsworth resident Eric S. Gilbertson and his passenger, 30-year-old Danielle R. Gilbertson, injured after the motorcycle they were on crashed on County Road...
November 7, 2016 - 7:51am
July 22, 2016
Maiden Rock breaks ground on village center
MAIDEN ROCK — A groundbreaking ceremony took place Thursday July 14 at the village-owned playground site on County Road S Rock for a long-awaited...
July 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 1, 2016
Maiden Rock woman found dead at Pierce County crash scene
The search for a missing Maiden Rock woman ended Thursday when her body was found in a car at the scene of an apparent crash. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office identified the victim as 64-year-old Kathleen J. McCabe. Deputies were alerted to the crash at 11:08 a.m. Thursday on Highway...
July 1, 2016 - 8:03am
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
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
May 18, 2015
Rush River Folk Festival is May 23
Six regional music acts will provide live entertainment throughout the day at Vino in the Valley’s second Rush River Folk Festival in Maiden Rock. From 1 p.m. until sunset Saturday May 23, the unique foodie destination presents a tasty mix of original and vintage folk music...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 18, 2015 - 8:00am
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
June 18, 2014
Son-Bow hosts Pierce County dairy breakfast June 21
With a statewide initiative to promote the dairy industry, Pierce County is doing its part in hosting a Dairy Breakfast. Son-Bow Farms, Inc.,...
June 18, 2014 - 4:01pm
December 29, 2013
Maiden Rock house damaged in Christmas fire
MAIDEN ROCK--A Christmas evening fire heavily damaged a house several miles from Maiden Rock. Pierce County's dispatch center received a call from the homeowner at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday he'd returned home to find the house filled with smoke, but only the family dog was inside. Firefighters...
December 29, 2013 - 10:51am
August 19, 2013
Maiden Rock woman airlifted following Saturday crash
Authorities say a Maiden Rock woman may have suffered a medical issue while driving mid-afternoon Saturday, causing her car to leave a town of Union road and come to rest in a hay field. Shanna Vogel, 44, was airlifted from Ellsworth to St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn., with...
August 19, 2013 - 7:59am
July 29, 2013
Head-on crash sends Maiden Rock man to Regions
A Maiden Rock man was listed in fair condition Monday morning at Regions Hospital in St. Paul about 12 hours after his Dodge Neon struck another Neon head-on while driving a Town of Maiden Rock road Sunday evening. Robert Parris, 33, was airlifted from the scene while the other driver,...
July 29, 2013 - 8:14am
April 4, 2013
Maiden Rock artist featured at silent auction
MAIDEN ROCK-Dog Days of Stockholm announces artist Maria Dudley Kowalski's original painting "Puppy Party on the Pier" (an 11''x 14'' acrylic...
April 4, 2013 - 1:10pm
January 19, 2011
Pierce County committee approves sand mine expansion
ELLSWORTH - The Pierce County Land Management Committee approved on Wednesday a permit allowing Wisconsin Industrial Sand Company to expand its sand mine in Maiden Rock. The expansion had been a point of concern for many citizens of the town, prompting a lengthy public hearing in...
January 19, 2011 - 9:22pm
January 15, 2011
Ellsworth Fire Department will serve Maiden Rock
For the third time in recent history, the Ellsworth Fire Department's service territory has been expanded. Effective this month, Maiden Rock has contracted for fire services. "This first time, we'll go for two years and see how it works," Chief Brent Langer said about the new...
January 15, 2011 - 12:56am
December 14, 2010
Melissa Hokanson charged with manslaughter in connection with son's death
Less than three weeks after her husband Tylar Hokanson was convicted of murdering her 17-month old son Nicholas, Melissa Hokanson is now charged...
crime and courts/News
December 14, 2010 - 2:08pm