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Hwy. 63 intersection with CTH.Y described as “bad corner”

August 30, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

Following Saturday’s crash at County Road Y and State Highway 63 in Pierce County that killed two Red Wing residents, Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said that intersection will be evaluated for its safety. Continue Reading

Martell School garage sale Saturday

August 29, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

MARTELLA garage sale will be going on at the Martell School this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Continue Reading

Nelson descendants plan

July 2, 2012 in River Falls Journal

The descendants of Andreas and Sonne Nelson, pioneer Norwegian settlers in the Martell area, will celebrate their heritage with a family reunion on Saturday, July 21 at the original Nelson homestead, N8293 710th Street. Continue Reading

Benefit for breast cancer patient April 28

April 25, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

A benefit event for Sarah Wilson-Freeland will be held this Saturday at the El Paso Bar and Grill, W4277 CTH G, Ellsworth. Continue Reading

Wow: Same shop, same flowers, same love

August 26, 2011 in River Falls Journal

In 1946, Ed Hanson bought his wife Betty yellow roses for their wedding at Pearson Florist & Greenhouse in River Falls. Continue Reading

Women’s expo offers full day of activities

May 9, 2011 in River Falls Journal

Area women are invited to a day of entertainment, health and financial advice, rich desserts and shopping when a local group holds an Expo Fundraiser Saturday, May 14, at Mystical Rose Gardens, town of Martell. Continue Reading

PC Historical Association seeks photos of general stores

December 1, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

By its very definition, the general store carried an inventory of a little bit of every item useful in a home. If the customer needed it, the owners could make special orders to obtain goods, if requested. Continue Reading

Friends of Martell School meet, work

October 27, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

TOWN OF MARTELLOn Sept. 1, a good number of interested individuals gathered at the old Martell School in Martell to continue the restoration work that is being done on the building. Continue Reading

Plant farm blooms into garden oasis, open house Sunday

October 6, 2010 in River Falls Journal

Lori Anderson admits it hasn’t been easy living without husband Mark since his death Sept. 28, 2007, caused by an accidental fall. Continue Reading

Grady Radabaugh rescued from flood waters in Martell by airboat

August 18, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

The son of Ellsworth High School Wrestling Coach Jack Radabaugh, a veteran of Iraq and a school teacher, Grady Radabaugh and family were prepared to cross through the water to a hill in back of the home to be on dry ground, but was rescued by Pierce County Sheriff’s and local Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials around 5:30 a.m. An airboat came in and brought them to safety. Continue Reading