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February 15, 2018
Motivational speaker, Miss Wheelchair USA 2012 and Ellsworth High School alumna Tasha Schuh will host a book signing event 5:45-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16 in the EHS lobby, coinciding with the JV and varsity boys basketball games. Her second book, “My Next Move Forward,” will be showcased. With belief in herself, Schuh took a leap of faith that led her to meeting her soulmate, Doug Michaels. The book shows that setback can provide life’s best lessons. For more information, visit www.tashaschuh.com.
Tasha Schuh will sign new book at EHS
February 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 14, 2018
Four people escaped this town of Salem home when a fire broke out in the early morning hours of Monday, Feb. 12. The home and its possessions are a total loss. Nancy Long / RiverTown Multimedia
Wis. family loses home in Monday morning fire
February 14, 2018 - 2:06pm
February 8, 2018
Michaela M. Sousa
Pierce County jury convicts woman; defendant nowhere to be found
February 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
January 29, 2018
Earlier in January, Welch Village created a large snow pile for use during the Polaris UpsideDowntown taking place Saturday, Feb. 3, near the Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis. Photo courtesy of Peter Zotalis
Snow fit for the Super Bowl
January 29, 2018 - 10:26am
January 22, 2018
MSC Southeast and area schools cancel classes for Jan. 22
January 22, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 15, 2018
Ellsworth police: Police called multiple times to Piety Street
January 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2018
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter Sara Tischauser loves to spend time outside. The UW-River Falls graduate began her new role in December. Photo courtesy of Sara Tischauser
Welcoming new reporter Sara Tischauser
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
The first day of school in the new Ellsworth Elementary building was deemed a resounding success, said Superintendent Barry Cain. Pictured here are the building’s two principals, Mary Zimmerman (grades 4K-1) and John Groh (grades 2-5) Friday, Jan. 5. Groh served as principal of Hillcrest while Zimmerman led Prairie View before the transition to the new combined school. Photo courtesy of Mindy Anderson
SUPERINTENDENT'S COLUMN: Elementary school opens for first day
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Spotlight draws arrest
January 10, 2018 - 11:00am
Ellsworth Middle School seventh graders put Ellsworth on the map by winning the South Pole Challenge. Pictured celebrating are (from left) Katie Gillespie, Audrey Farrell, Ciara Roberson, Vincent Young, Tara McWaters, Oden Anderson, Aiden Johnson, Quinn Emery, Catelynn Eckhoff, Sophia Tharalson, Tucker Larson, Gabe Calderon, Blake Truesdill, Asher Girnau and teacher Kathleen O’Shea. Not pictured: Hailey Marquart-Smith. Photo courtesy of Ellsworth Middle School
EMS wins South Pole Experiment Contest 2017
January 10, 2018 - 7:43am
January 2, 2018
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: OWI arrests; Bay City vandalism
January 2, 2018 - 9:00am
December 28, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Corralling a loose hog
December 28, 2017 - 10:00am
December 23, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Wrecked helicopter watch; Late night driver
December 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 22, 2017
The Ellsworth Ambulance Service has been facing a shortage of EMTs for more than 10 years and is always looking for new people to volunteer their time to be part of this vital community service. Pictured are (from left): Advance EMT Joe Link, EMT Samantha Lutscher, Paramedic Matt Simpson, and Ellsworth EMS Director Dan Morth. File photo
Communities could suffer if EMT shortage continues
December 22, 2017 - 7:00am