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18 August 2014

The minutes from the August meeting (word) are now available.

21 July 2014

The minutes from the July meeting (word) are now available.

24 June 2014

Black Hills Trip, Larry and Sharolyn, Everett and Barb, Jerry and Barb, Kurt Cindy and Kyle, and Ken took a little trip to the Black Hills in June. It was a Good Time. Pictures can be seen here Black Hills Pictures

23 June 2014

The minutes from the June meeting (word) are now available.

21 April 2014

The minutes from the May meeting (word) are now available.

21 April 2014

The minutes from the April meeting (word) are now available.

17 March 2014

The minutes from the March meeting (word) are now available.

17 February 2014

The minutes from the February meeting (word) are now available.

20 January 2014

The minutes from the January meeting (word) are now available.

18 November 2013

The minutes from the November meeting (word) are now available.

8 November 2013

The 2013 Newsletter (word) are now available.

21 October 2013 - October meeting minutes

The minutes from the October meeting (word) are now available.

16 September 2013 - September meeting minutes

The minutes from the September meeting (word) are now available.

19 August 2013 - August meeting minutes

The minutes from the August meeting (word) are now available.

15 July 2013 - July meeting minutes

The minutes from the July meeting (word) are now available.

17 June 2013 - June meeting minutes

The minutes from the June meeting (word) are now available.

20 May 2013 - May meeting minutes

The minutes from the May meeting (word) are now available.

15 April 2013 - April meeting minutes

The minutes from the April meeting (word) are now available.

18 March 2013 - March meeting minutes

The minutes from the March meeting (word) are now available.

18 February 2013 - February meeting minutes

The minutes from the February meeting (word) are now available.

21 January 2013 - January meeting minutes

The minutes of the January meeting  (word) are now available.

19 November 2012 - November meeting minutes

The minutes from the November meeting (txt) are now available.

15 October 2012 - October meeting minutes

The minutes from the October meeting (txt) are now available.

17 September 2012 - September meeting minutes

The minutes from the September meeting (txt) are now available.

20 August 2012 - August meeting minutes

The minutes from the August meeting (txt) are now available.

16 July 2012 - July meeting minutes

The minutes from the July meeting (txt) are now available.

18 June 2012 - June meeting minutes

The minutes from the June meeting (txt) are now available.

21 May 2012 - May meeting minutes

The minutes from the May meeting (txt) are now available.

17 April 2012 - April meeting minutes

The minutes from the April meeting (txt) are now available.

19 March 2012 - March meeting minutes

The minutes from the March meeting (txt) are now available.

5 March 2012 - March Special meeting minutes

The minutes from the March Special meeting (txt) are now available.

20 February 2012 - February meeting minutes

The minutes from the February meeting (txt) are now available.

16 January 2012 - January meeting minutes

The minutes from the January meeting (txt) are now available.

17 October 2011 - October meeting minutes

The minutes from the October meeting (txt) are now available.

19 September 2011 - September meeting minutes

The minutes from the September meeting (txt) are now available.

16 August 2011 - August meeting minutes

The minutes from the August annual meeting and election (txt) are now available.

14 August 2011 - Pierce County Fair parade

Pictures from Darren Place of the PCAA's float in the 2011 Pierce County Fair parade.

PCAA float
PCAA float

25 July 2011 - July meeting minutes

The minutes from the July monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

25 July 2011 - June meeting minutes

The minutes from the June monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

20 May 2011 - May meeting minutes

The minutes from the May monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

01 May 2011 - New county road routes in El Paso

On April 19th Pierce County authorized ATV Routes on County Roads N and G between 650th Ave and 425th St to provide access to the Eau Galle Rush River Sportsman's Club property and to the El Paso Bar and Grill in El Paso, WI. Maps on the Maps page have been updated.

20 April 2011 - April meeting minutes

The minutes from the April monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

31 March 2011 - March meeting minutes

The minutes from the March monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

22 March 2011 - River Falls township ATV Route

The River Falls town board has passed an ordinance which permits an ATV Route on 720th St in the southeast corner of the township. This ordinance goes into effect on May 1, 2011, and is for a six month trail period.

05 March 2011 - Amanda Swenson update

Amanda continues daily progress and while not ready to come home yet has been moved to The Lutheran Home in River Falls which is only a couple of blocks from Dave's employment. She is conversational and walking with a cane. The PCAA extends its best wishes for her continued improvement. Dave feels she may be able to attend the Sunday Brunch on April 3.

24 February 2011 - February meeting minutes

The minutes from the February monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

22 January 2011 - January meeting minutes

The minutes from the January monthly meeting (txt) are now available.

18 December 2010 - December special meeting minutes

The minutes from the December special meeting (txt) are now available.

10 December 2010 - Benefit for Amanda Swenson

On December 2nd Amanda Swenson, wife of PCAA Board Member Dave Swenson, suffered a series of strokes and has since been diagnosed with Antiphospholipid Syndrome (a blood clotting disorder). A benefit for her is being held at Clyde's Corner in Beldenville, WI, on Friday, December 17th. Additional details are on the Events page.

1 December 2010 - Wisconsin ATV Safety Class

The St. Croix County Trail Riders ATV Club invites all individuals interested in recreational ATV riding to enroll in a Wisconsin ATV Safety Course taught by Wisconsin DNR Certified ATV Safety Instructors. The course will be held in Balwin, WI at the Baldwin School on March 12th and 19th, 2011. Email jerry@mmcj.com to sign up for the class or check the SCC ATV web site for more details.

18 November 2010 - November meeting minutes

The minutes from the November meeting (txt) are now available.

19 October 2010 - October meeting minutes

The minutes from the October meeting (txt) are now available.

28 September 2010 - September meeting minutes

The minutes from the September meeting (txt) are now available.

14 September 2010 - El Paso Township ATV Routes

The El Paso town board voted to open all town roads except dead ends as ATV Routes, effective October 1, 2010. Please remember that ATVs are NOT permitted on township roads which have not been signed as designated ATV Routes.

13 September 2010 - Trail closure in Spring Lake Township

Due to washouts caused by heavy rains in August, the section of trail between 770th and 790th Avenues in Spring Lake Township is closed until repairs can be made.

22 August 2010 - August meeting minutes

The minutes from the August meeting (txt) are now available.

16 August 2010 - PCAA float wins People's Choice 2nd Place award

The PCAA float won the People's Choice 2nd Place award at the 2010 Pierce County Fair parade in Ellsworth. Special thanks go out to Darren Place and his family for putting the float together and entering it in the parade.
Peoples Choice 2nd place award
PCAA float

22 July 2010 - July meeting minutes

The minutes from the July meeting (PDF) are now available.

25 June 2010 - June meeting minutes

The minutes from the June meeting (txt) are now available.

21 May 2010 - May meeting minutes

The minutes from the May meeting (txt) are now available.

12 May 2010 - Gilman Township opens all town roads

On May 12th, 2010, the Gilman town board voted to open all town roads to ATV travel. Please remember that the roads are not officially open until they have been properly signed as ATV Routes. The PCAA will be working to get the signs put up as soon as possible.

2 May 2010 - New Pierce County ATV Route connections

Pierce County residents now have an ATV route from eastern Spring Lake township (just east of the village of Spring Valley) to Clear Lake, WI. This gives us access to the Cattail State Trail which leads to Cumberland, Amery, Turtle Lake, and Almena. Routes from the Cattail lead to Barron, Dallas, Prairie Farm, and Camron.

17 April 2010 - PCAA Brunch Fund-raiser

For the second year in a row the PCAA held a Sunday brunch fund-raiser in conjunction with the River Falls Moose Lodge on April 11th. Ticket sales resulted in $596 being raised for the PCAA and $524 being raised for the Moose Lodge. Special thanks to Dick Wall for organizing the ticket sales as well as selling 48 tickets himself and to Paul Stelter for selling 29.

22 March 2010 - March meeting minutes

The minutes from the March meeting (txt) are now available.

16 February 2010 - February meeting minutes

The minutes from the February meeting (txt) are now available.

15 February 2010 - January meeting minutes

The minutes from the January meeting (txt) are now available.

29 December 2009 - Minnesota non-resident ATV trail pass

Beginning January 1, 2010 non-residents operating an ATV on Minnesota state or grant-in-aid trails must possess a trail pass. The trail pass does not need to be displayed on the machine, but must be available for inspection when requested by an officer. The pass is required regardless of the registration status of the machine, and whether registered in Minnesota or another state.

Non-residents do NOT need a pass if operating on a portion of an ATV trail that is owned by the person or the person’s spouse, child, or parent.

9 November 2009 - September and October Meeting minutes

The minutes from the September meeting (PDF) and October meeting (PDF) are now available.

19 August 2009 - Annual Meeting and Election minutes

The minutes from the August Annual Meeting and Election (PDF) are now available.

24 July 2009 - July meeting minutes

The minutes from the July meeting (PDF) are now available.

7 July 2009 - Union township closes ATV Routes

The Union Town Board voted to rescind the ordinance passed in June which had opened town roads to ATV travel.

17 June 2009 - June meeting minutes

The minutes from the June meeting (PDF) are now available.

12 June 2009 - Union township opens ATV Routes

The Union Town Board voted to open all town roads in Union township to ATV traffic on a 6 month trial basis. The PCAA is working to get signing in place as quickly is possible. Note that the roads are NOT open to ATV travel until they are properly signed as ATV Routes.

25 May 2009 - May meeting minutes

The minutes from the May meeting were compiled by Larry Johnson and are now available.

10 May 2009 - May club ride in Clark County

A group of 7 people, including several PCAA members, rode the trails of Clark County, WI, on May 9th. Pictures from the ride are on the Pics page.

23 March 2009 - March meeting minutes

The minutes from the March meeting (PDF) are now available.

25 February 2009 - February meeting minutes

The minutes from the February meeting (PDF) are now available.

25 January 2009 - ATV Safety Certification class

On Saturday, January 24, 2009, 29 students successfully completed a WI DNR ATV Safety course in Ellsworth, WI. The course was taught by ATV Safety Instructors Scott Jones, Kim Greske, Darren Place, and Eric Markwardt from the PCAA. Special thanks go out to the Ellsworth American Legion for the use of their facilities for this training, to 61 Marine & Sports for donating the use of 2 new Polaris ATVs for the hands-on portion of the class, and to Clark Goodwin, PCAA Training Coordinator, for arranging and assisting with the class.

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