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'I'd rather have something to give me hope'
Wisconsin roundup: Sun Prairie community honors fallen firefighter; more state new stories
Lowrey Hotel: 'Any one of us can be in this boat'
Hudson crash survivor recalls 5-hour ordeal
crime and courts
Fish fall to Rochester in eight innings
Cruising the St. Croix River
Baseball: Post 121 fights through injuries, weather to finish a 3-2 week
Baseball: Fish get much needed win
DVS/Hunter Ethics Award goes to Cody Hanson
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Joint School/City Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Personnel Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Cottonwood Financial v. Krista Katchenago; Case 18-SC-668
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/16/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
SUMMONS: Applegate Properties v. Tomocha Brown; Case 18-SC-272
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Pediatrician Sarah Burke, MD.
State representatives celebrate local impact of cheese industry
Wright Law a resource for elder law, medicaid
New chiro moves into Hudson Headache office
Place a Business Announcement
John "Jack" Kusilek
Karen L. Williams
Donna Mae Wisse
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Balance means taking charge or not
Letters: We need positive, permanent immigration reform; Liberals out of control
Work Hard, Pray Harder: A Step Towards the Green Rush
Wellhaven column: Lunchtime socializing
Letter: When someone threatens violence, report it
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March 1, 2018
Remembering 'the gentle giant of River Falls'
Francis Johnson, 70, died shortly after collapsing while riding his bike early that morning on Second Street near Locust Street. A memorial service...
March 1, 2018 - 2:49pm
February 22, 2018
Crews respond to Pierce County crashes
Two people were hospitalized Monday after a suspected alcohol-involved crash in rural Hager City. Pierce County Sheriff's Office deputies responded...
February 22, 2018 - 4:16pm
Firefighters called to River Falls apartment complex
A building was evacuated Wednesday in River Falls while firefighters responded to a minor apartment fire. The incident, reported at about 5:30...
February 22, 2018 - 1:46pm
February 21, 2018
Fire destroys Spring Valley-area wood shop
Fire destroyed a wood shop Tuesday in rural Spring Valley. Spring Valley Fire Chief Mike Fitzjarrell said firefighters were called at about 5:30...
February 21, 2018 - 4:36pm
February 13, 2018
Small fire extinguished at UW-River Falls
A UW-River Falls building was temporarily evacuated Tuesday after a small fire in a heating unit. A campus spokesman said River Falls firefighters...
February 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 24, 2018
Trucker's death not suspicious, Hudson police say
A truck driver who had apparently gotten off the freeway to avoid a blizzard was found dead Tuesday in Hudson. Authorities said the man, a Quebec,...
January 24, 2018 - 10:51am
January 22, 2018
Two men killed in St. Croix County crash
Two Minneapolis men were killed and a third was hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash Saturday in rural St. Croix County. The St....
January 22, 2018 - 8:11am
January 2, 2018
Hudson woman killed in Mich. snowmobile crash
A Hudson woman was killed last week while snowmobiling in Michigan. The Gogebic County Sheriff's Office said 51-year-old Michele M. Megard died...
January 2, 2018 - 11:21am
December 28, 2017
Autopsy sheds little light on Baldwin newborn's death
Authorities said there’s no indication of what claimed the life of an infant found dead last fall in Baldwin. The final autopsy on Aubree Long...
December 28, 2017 - 4:42pm
December 27, 2017
Update: Footprints, loose pooch led police to missing Prescott man
PRESCOTT — Reports of a man missing in dangerous temperatures ended with him being found cold, but alive. Prescott Police Chief Rob Funk...
December 27, 2017 - 12:05pm
December 13, 2017
Traffic crashes claim 46 lives in Wisconsin last month
Preliminary data from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation indicates 46 people were killed in traffic-related crashes last month. That's well below the 75 traffic deaths in November of last year and below November's five-year average of 53. Through November of this year, 555...
December 13, 2017 - 2:14pm
December 12, 2017
Update: Teen crash victim ID'd, in critical condition
TOWN OF MARTELL -- An 18-year-old man from Bay City was airlifted from the scene of a two-vehicle crash at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 in the town...
December 12, 2017 - 9:32am
December 8, 2017
Passenger hospitalized after car strikes deer
One person was injured last week the car she was a passenger in struck a deer in rural River Falls. Pierce County sheriff's deputies responded to the crash at 5:40 p.m. Nov. 30 on Highway 29 near 770th Street in the town of River Falls, where the car was stalled. The driver, identified...
December 8, 2017 - 10:30am
December 1, 2017
Former Elmwood bar owner injured in semi crash
The man who sold his popular Elmwood bar last year was injured in a semi-trailer crash Thursday in rural Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s...
December 1, 2017 - 9:43am
Update: Arrest follows alleged hit-and-run involving bicyclist
Authorities responded Thursday afternoon to reports of a bicyclist struck in traffic on Highway 12 in St. Croix County. Initial scanner reports...
December 1, 2017 - 9:31am