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August 8, 2017
Michael J. Simones, 60, Prescott, died at Regions Hospital Monday, Aug. 7 as a result of injuries received in a single vehicle roll over accident Sunday, Aug. 6 in the town of Oak Grove. Submitted photo
Prescott man dies after car crash
August 8, 2017 - 6:25am
Minn. men charged in stolen property case
August 8, 2017 - 6:17am
August 7, 2017
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton shared center stage at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new St. Croix Crossing Bridge, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
GALLERY: At last, St. Croix Crossing opens to the public
August 7, 2017 - 9:48am
Members of the Milwaukee Brewers posed for a photo wearing the favorite color of Minneapolis' native son Prince in advance of a road series with the Twins. Photo courtesy of Milwaukee Brewers
Wisconsin roundup: Brewers wear purple in Minneapolis to salute Prince; 10 more state news stories
August 7, 2017 - 8:53am
Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke died Aug. 5. Photo courtesy of Prescott Police Department
Prescott community mourns loss of police chief
August 7, 2017 - 8:11am
August 5, 2017
Mei Mei’s Cookies & Creamery owner Melissa Abdouch is excited for the grand opening of her first shop, which will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 15, at 113 E. Elm St. in River Falls. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Everyone is welcome at Mei Mei's
August 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
Police Reports
August 5, 2017 - 6:00am
August 4, 2017
Chippewa Valley Technical College welding fabrication graduate McKayla Olson receives her diploma from CVTC District Board Member Ron Walsh at the summer commencement Thursday, Aug. 3 in Eau Claire. Olson’s future plans include studying welding engineering at Ohio State University. Photo courtesy of CVTC
CVTC welding grad plans a big step up
August 4, 2017 - 4:25pm
Dave Drewiske makes his way through the River Falls Days Parade. He's recently taken over as interim executive director of the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia.
Drewiske brings long experience as interim land trust director
August 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Charges filed against driver in triple-fatal western Wis. crash
August 4, 2017 - 10:02am
The head of the state's job creation agency, told an Assembly committee Thursday that Foxconn is ready to build its $10 billion LCD screen plant in southeast Wisconsin, and an announcement is expected soon on a site. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State says Foxconn ready to build; 9 more state news stories
August 4, 2017 - 9:12am
The UW-River Falls Sustainability Fellows recently brought a "Water Bar" dispaly to the July 25 "Chill on the Hill" event. The "Water Bar" promotes water preservation awareness. Photo courtesy of Sarah Shock of the St. Croix Master Watershed.
'Come taste the watershed'
August 4, 2017 - 6:00am
River Falls is No. 4 in the U.S. for participation in renewable energy programs
August 4, 2017 - 5:00am
August 3, 2017
Cottage Grove police officer Jordan Ziebarth talks with a motorist he stopped after witnessing a littering incident at Walmart. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Organized offensive: Law enforcement, retailers combat retail crime
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson has his badge pinned to his uniform by godchild Brooke Carufel during his Thursday, Aug. 3, swearing-in ceremony. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Knudson sworn in as St. Croix County sheriff
August 3, 2017 - 4:04pm
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