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Former Hudson man accused of raping child
Pierce County Circuit Court — Criminal
Zlesak is UW-River Falls 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
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January 13, 2017
Man found dead in rural River Falls; high carbon monoxide levels present
High carbon monoxide levels were detected at a town of River Falls house where a man was found dead Thursday, Jan. 12 The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 80-year-old John Eisele. The news release did not list the address of the call, but authorities and firefighters...
January 13, 2017 - 2:13pm
Hager City women injured in Highway 35 crash
Two Hager City women were hospitalized Thursday, Jan. 12 after a crash that temporarily closed Highway 35 in the town of Diamond Bluff. The Pierce...
January 13, 2017 - 10:25am
Ellsworth man killed in snowmobile vs. SUV crash
An Ellsworth man was killed Thursday, Jan. 12 after the snowmobile he was on collided with an SUV in Prescott. The Pierce County Sheriff’s...
January 13, 2017 - 10:20am
January 11, 2017
UPDATE: Menomonie man airlifted after crash
TOWN OF MARTELL -- Law enforcement officials were rerouting traffic on Highway 63 in the town of Martell at about 1 p.m. Wednesday after scanner...
January 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 6, 2017
Mail truck fire could have affected your postal package
In the early morning of Tuesday, Dec. 13, a contract vehicle containing USPS mail and packages caught fire near Roberts while traveling from the Twin Cities Network Distribution Center to Chicago. There were no injuries but all the mail was destroyed. The vehicle’s load consisted...
January 6, 2017 - 10:56am
December 29, 2016
Crash means no traffic light at busy River Falls intersection
A vehicle crashed into the signal controller cabinet at North Main Street and Paulson Road Friday night, Dec. 23, knocking out power for the...
December 29, 2016 - 11:30am
December 28, 2016
Pole shed, truck destroyed in St. Joe fire
A pole shed and a pickup truck were destroyed by fire Wednesday morning in the town of St. Joseph. Firefighters said no one was hurt in the fire...
December 28, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 14, 2016
UPDATE 12/15: Woman killed in Monday's I-94 crash was wearing seat belt, authorities say
UPDATE 12/15 Cheryl Gromacki, 65, of Brookfield was wearing a seat belt when her Chevy Equinox crossed the median and struck two vehicles Dec....
December 14, 2016 - 1:24pm
December 13, 2016
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
ROBERTS -- A semi truck fire about a mile east of the Roberts exit this morning slowed traffic to a halt along I-94 in Western Wisconsin for...
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm
December 8, 2016
Driver crashes into plow on the interstate
A 27-year-old Winona, Minn., man lost control of his vehicle on slippery pavement and ran into the rear of a 2016 Mack snowplow truck operated by St. Croix County just after 8 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, on I-94 at mile marker 12 near Roberts. The crash was in the I-94 westbound lane....
December 8, 2016 - 3:04pm
December 6, 2016
Update: Kinnickinnic crash results in death
The late Monday afternoon, Dec. 5, two-vehicle crash in the town of Kinnickinnic has resulted in the death of Duane Cernohous, 55, of River Falls....
December 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 23, 2016
GoFundMe effort launched after Prescott woman's crash
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- The 23-year-old Prescott woman hospitalized after a Saturday morning crash in the town of Clifton sustained major injuries...
November 23, 2016 - 8:27am
November 11, 2016
Hay baler catches fire in town of River Falls
Crews from River Falls knocked down a fire Friday morning on a farm south of the city. Firefighters were called at about 10:30 a.m. to a hay...
November 11, 2016 - 11:37am
November 8, 2016
UPDATE: Train crew spotted 'debris' on tracks before 7-car derailment
Railroad crews were working Tuesday morning to clear a Union Pacific line between Hudson and West Lakeland Township in Minnesota after a multi-car...
November 8, 2016 - 12:26pm
October 26, 2016
2016 story: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
Editor's note: This story was published October 2016.
October 26, 2016 - 2:48pm