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Shakeup occurs at Cannon Falls City Hall
Policy debate dominates council meeting
Search warrant leads to drug-related arrests
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
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Cougars run away with Section 1A team title
Wingers unable to fend off Falcons
Girls Basketball: Wingers fall to Huskies
Wrestling: Goodhue, Z-M advance to section semifinals
Hayfield causes problems, tops Goodhue in finale
Minnesota Nurses Association approve of new Red Wing labor contract
Behrens to Bartlett: Longtime local supply company changes hands
Farm market report for Feb. 12 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Soup-er Bowl: A celebration of soup in Red Wing
Xcel Energy crews depart for Puerto Rico to help with ongoing power restoration efforts
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WELCH TOWNSHIP: 3/1/18 Hearing - Stoffel (Vet Clinic)
BID NOTICE AGGREGATE
BID NOTICE SEAL COATING
MEETING CANCELLATION 2-26-18
BOARD COMM 1-16-2018
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Loretta A. (Yanisch) Scaffer
Jean B. Duden
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Viewpoint: Time to clean up the bluff
Letter: Drotos doesn't understand drug users, but he should get feedlots
Ask the Chief: Drive safer; use the Three-Second Rule
Viewpoint: Crime reflects rising tide of drug addiction
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February 15, 2018
Tasha Schuh will sign new book at EHS
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,...
February 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 14, 2018
Wis. family loses home in Monday morning fire
TOWN OF SALEM -- A family of four lost its home in a fire early Monday morning in the town of Salem, escaping with the clothes on their backs,...
February 14, 2018 - 2:06pm
February 8, 2018
Pierce County jury convicts woman; defendant nowhere to be found
Courtroom logic says jurors tend not to look at defendants when they return a guilty verdict. A panel of Pierce County jurors faced no such burden...
February 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
January 29, 2018
Snow fit for the Super Bowl
Downtown Minneapolis will be buzzing with activities before US Bank Stadium houses football's biggest game Sunday, Feb. 4. With help from Welch...
January 29, 2018 - 10:26am
January 22, 2018
MSC Southeast and area schools cancel classes for Jan. 22
Numerous area schools will not hold classes Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.
January 22, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
Ellsworth Community School District has announced school will be closed Monday, Jan. 22 due to a predicted a snowstorm. The Ellsworth Elementary Open House, scheduled for Monday night, Jan. 22 has been postponed. A new date will be announced. Other area schools who have cancelled...
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 15, 2018
Ellsworth police: Police called multiple times to Piety Street
The following incidents were investigated by the Ellsworth Police Department Dec. 18-Jan. 7. Arrests • Stephanie Peabody, 21, Ellsworth, was...
January 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 10, 2018
Welcoming new reporter Sara Tischauser
If you've been paying attention, you've seen a new byline in RiverTown publications, the Pierce County Herald in particular. She is a member...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
SUPERINTENDENT'S COLUMN: Elementary school opens for first day
As I write this article, the students are just beginning to get their lunches on the first day in the new Ellsworth Elementary School. It has...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Spotlight draws arrest
Spotlight draws arrest A deputy stopped Jan. 4 at W3202 160th Ave. in Maiden Rock to tell a man that his high-powered spotlight was blinding...
January 10, 2018 - 11:00am
EMS wins South Pole Experiment Contest 2017
The South Pole Experiment Contest, some refer to as the South Pole Challenge, invited students to design an experiment that could work in their...
January 10, 2018 - 7:43am
January 2, 2018
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: OWI arrests; Bay City vandalism
Traffic trouble • An Elmwood man was arrested at 11:23 p.m. Dec. 22 at 330th Avenue and County Road S in Plum City after a traffic stop. The...
January 2, 2018 - 9:00am
December 28, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Corralling a loose hog
Vehicle theft An Elmwood caller reported Dec. 18 that a woman to whom he'd loan his truck hadn't returned it. The complainant reported his debit...
December 28, 2017 - 10:00am
December 23, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Wrecked helicopter watch; Late night driver
The National Guard reported a helicopter involved in a crash was being left at Red Wing Regional Airport on Dec. 13. A deputy taped off the damaged...
December 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 22, 2017
Communities could suffer if EMT shortage continues
No one wants to get hurt or need to call an ambulance, but it is a reassuring thought that a nearby ambulance service is available should you...
December 22, 2017 - 7:00am