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Bayley: Delivering justice case by case
Maiden Rock breaks ground on village center
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
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Legion Baseball: Post 54 bows out of Sub-State 6 playoffs
Amateur Baseball: Aces secure home win over Minneapolis Angels
Amateur Baseball: Miesville continues winning ways
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How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
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Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
‘Poke Ventures’ inspire community exploration, exercise
'Hairspray' to showcase mix of Phoenix Theatre veterans and newcomers
Tonight's Concert in the Park moves to First Lutheran Church
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December 19, 2014
Red Wing residents survive fatal Wisconsin crash
SPRING VALLEY — A Hazelton, Iowa woman died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Friday shortly after the Ford Taurus she was driving crossed the...
December 19, 2014 - 5:28pm
November 12, 2014
Doc Jonas remembered
RIVER FALLS — Dr. Eugene R. Jonas — a country doctor who treated every patient like a personal friend and juggled house calls between duties...
November 12, 2014 - 8:00am
November 5, 2014
Hove keeps her star
Pierce County voters swept incumbent Nancy Hove back into office Tuesday. She defeated challenger Bill Parks 8,361 votes to 5,126. The contentious race pitted Hove, who climbed the local ranks to lead the department, against Parks, a 20-year military veteran who promised to change...
November 5, 2014 - 2:01am
April 16, 2014
Ellsworth woman dies on farm
A rural Ellsworth woman died Monday after being kicked by a cow. Pierce County Sheriff’s Department was called to a residence in Hartland Township for a subject who was discovered unresponsive in a barn, Pierce County Investigator Thomas Bauer said in a press release. An investigation...
April 16, 2014 - 1:00pm
March 19, 2014
Weather suspected in deadly crash near Hager City
A Lake City man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on snowy roads Tuesday evening on Highway 63 north of Hager City, according to authorities. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department said the man, Joseph Leo Lemieux, 51, was traveling north on Highway 63 when he apparently lost...
March 19, 2014 - 12:19pm
August 9, 2013
Pierce County's 'most admired' seniors recognized
ELLSWORTH -- There is certainly no shortage of generous and enterprising senior citizens in Pierce County. So much so, this year's Most Admired Senior Citizen award at the Pierce County Fair went to not one, but seven senior citizens — including two husband-and-wife pairs. "This...
August 9, 2013 - 3:12pm
June 5, 2013
Two injured in Pierce County motorcycle collision
Two motorcyclists were injured after colliding June 2 on Highway 35 south of Pierce County Road E, while a third was forced into a ditch to avoid the crash. James D. Sershen, 21, from Northfield, Minn., was making a U-turn on Highway 35 when he was struck by a second motorcycle operated...
June 5, 2013 - 8:00am
April 24, 2013
Board OKs pact with deputies
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Board acted on several matters during its 30-minute meeting Tuesday morning. Among them: Ratification of a collective bargaining agreement with the Sheriff's Department Employees' Association. Effective May 1, salaries will increase 1 percent for...
April 24, 2013 - 8:00am
April 17, 2013
Four charged in killing of deer
ELLSWORTH -- Four Ellsworth area residents were charged last month in Pierce County Circuit Court on assorted charges related to deer hunting activities: Isaac E. Benck, 18, N3842 750th St., was charged with resisting conservation warden, hunting deer during closed season, four...
April 17, 2013 - 8:00am
Changes coming to Pierce County courthouse lawn
ELLSWORTH -- The front lawn of the Pierce County Courthouse is going to undergo a renovation. That seems to be about the only certainty at this point, as it was announced during a county building committee meeting last week. Seven residents came to the meeting looking for information...
April 17, 2013 - 8:00am
January 25, 2013
Jury rejects damages for teen assaulted by teacher
ELLSWORTH -- A Pierce County jury deliberated less than four hours last week before deciding to award no damages to a teenager who was sexually assaulted by a female substitute teacher when the boy was 13. In July 2008, Ann Knopf, now 44, Ellsworth, pleaded guilty to second-degree...
crime and courts/News
January 25, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 24, 2013
Be aware of radon risks
It can't be seen, it can't be smelled and it regularly poses significant health risks to people who don't realize it's lingering around them. It's...
January 24, 2013 - 2:38pm
Pierce County experiencing flu outbreak
Since Jan. 18, at least nine people in Pierce County have been hospitalized with confirmed influenza, compared with only one person at this time last season. One Wisconsin child has died as a result of influenza so far this season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...
January 24, 2013 - 4:46am
January 13, 2013
Monday Red Wing Library Board, 5 p.m., City Hall council chambers. Red Wing City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall council chambers. Goodhue County Planning Advisory Commission, 7 p.m., Justice Center, jury assembly room. Tuesday Red Wing Harbor Commission workshop, 2 p.m., City...
January 13, 2013 - 11:37am
December 25, 2012
Budd gets jail for vehicular homicide
Buffalo/Pepin Circuit Court Judge James Duvall said Wednesday he didn't get a lot of sleep the night before in trying to decide a proper sentence for George Budd. The 54-year-old Beldenville native pleaded guilty Oct. 23 to homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle in the March...
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December 25, 2012 - 4:00pm