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River Falls Journal
Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
Pierce Sheriff Blotter: Woman in a trunk; DWI barn crash; deputy's finger bitten
Police Beat: Boo-boos give away drunk drivers
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
SCVBL rosters set for Saints exhibition
Honors pile up for Herink
Giving it the old heave, ho
A helping hand for ducks
Wildcat gymnasts state runners-up
Relay raises more than $100,000
People asked to rally with Relay
Sixth annual Mr. RFHS: Come for the fun
River Falls Public Library hosts first ever spelling bee
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2017 Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter Program
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/3/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Applegate v. Eric/ Rachel Sixberry; Case No. 17-SC-121
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/17 Proposed Ordinance 2017-1 (Nuisances)
Ruth Mae Vergenz, 90
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Glen H. Andersen, 93
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Real Estate Showcase
March 15, 2017
UPDATE: Knapp man killed, North Hudson man injured in crash
One person was killed Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in rural Spring Valley. Authorities responded to the crash at about 2:30 p.m....
March 15, 2017 - 4:25pm
February 17, 2017
Authorities, ambulances called to crash in rural Ellsworth
Authorities responded Friday morning to a two-vehicle crash in rural Ellsworth. The crash, first reported at about 11:40 a.m., occurred on County...
February 17, 2017 - 1:04pm
February 15, 2017
Two injured in Spring Valley-area crash
Two people were hospitalized Tuesday, Feb. 14, after their vehicles collided at a rural Spring Valley intersection. The Pierce County Sheriff’s...
February 15, 2017 - 1:48pm
February 13, 2017
Man, towed by snowmobile, injured in Pierce County while skipping over open water
A Baldwin man was hospitalized Sunday after slamming into ice near open water while being pulled by a snowmobile in rural Spring Valley. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the man was 34-year-old John Polk of Baldwin. He was taken by Spring Valley ambulance to Regions...
February 13, 2017 - 9:24am
January 16, 2017
Man, 30, injured in Pierce County snowmobile crash
A Plum City man was hospitalized after being injured Sunday, Jan. 15 in a snowmobile crash. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said 30-year-old Joshua Larson was taken by ambulance to Luther Hospital in Eau Claire after the crash, reported at 12:02 p.m. in the town of Union. According...
January 16, 2017 - 8:48am
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