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River Falls Police: Never had a driver's license; Urinating on church lawn
UW-River Falls students raise $2,600 for Puerto Rico hurricane victims
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Video: UWRF student surprised with semester scholarship
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
crime and courts
Murphy honored at UWGB
Gymnasts keep soaring
Basketball: Girls pick up first win
Falcon Roundup: 3 named All-Region football
Growth spurt: Cats start 2-0 in BRC
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 12/18/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
LAIRD YOUTH LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION: 2017 Annual Report Available
Albert Gerald Timmerman
Russell L. Hinshaw
Florence Catherine Simon
Abbie Jean "Tudy" Poliak
Woodworking column: Rutabaga accomplishment not what it once was
Letters to the editor: Please do NOT relicense the dams; Consider John Calabrese
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
From this Perch: It's a wildfire!
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
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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
November 17, 2017
Authorities respond to 2-car crash in town of Troy
A New Richmond man was hospitalized and a Hudson teenager was checked for injuries after their cars collided Friday afternoon in the town of...
November 17, 2017 - 5:36pm
November 15, 2017
Separate crashes leave 2 injured in Pierce County
Two drivers were hospitalized in separate crashes Tuesday evening on Pierce County roads. The first crash, reported at 5:47 p.m. Nov. 14 on 410th...
November 15, 2017 - 11:29am
Alert firefighter awakens couple as North Hudson attached garage burns
Mike Perucca was heading to a medical call Sunday night in the town of St. Joseph when another emergency caught his attention before he got out...
November 15, 2017 - 9:46am
November 10, 2017
Ellsworth woman hospitalized after Highway 29 crash
An Ellsworth woman was hospitalized Thursday after a two-vehicle highway crash in rural River Falls. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified...
November 10, 2017 - 11:30am
November 7, 2017
Man injured in Spring Valley-area crash
A Menomonie man was hospitalized early Tuesday after the vehicle he was driving crashed in rural Spring Valley. The Pierce County Sheriff’s...
November 7, 2017 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2017
Three hospitalized after Pierce County crash; alcohol suspected, deputies say
Three Beldenville residents were hospitalized Sunday after the SUV they were in was struck by a suspected drunken driver from New Richmond, according...
November 6, 2017 - 11:36am
November 3, 2017
SUV leaves road, mows down trees in River Falls
Two people were checked for injuries Friday after an SUV drove off the highway and into a grove of trees south of River Falls. The crash, reported...
November 3, 2017 - 2:13pm
October 26, 2017
Car-vs.-deer leads to 10-car wreck on I-94 in Hudson
A collision with a deer on Interstate 94 led to a chain-reaction crash involving 10 vehicles during Thursday’s morning rush hour in Hudson....
October 26, 2017 - 10:32am
Car strikes bear in Pierce County traffic
An Elmwood woman sustained minor injuries Wednesday after striking a bear on a Pierce County roadway. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office responded...
October 26, 2017 - 10:21am
October 16, 2017
Polk County woman killed, St. Croix County teen injured in crash
A Polk County woman died and a St. Croix County teenager was seriously injured after the vehicles they were driving crashed Saturday. The Polk...
October 16, 2017 - 10:05am