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River Falls Journal
True threat or 'boogeyman'? It's up to a jury now
Beldenville man injured in crash
UPDATE: Spring Valley Middle-High assesses storm damage
Operator error leads to quiet sirens in southwestern Pierce County
Students learn to "chill" at RFHS
crime and courts
Parno named associate head track coach at MSU-Mankato
Optimists Club hosts pickleball
Four sisters equal one happy St. Croix Central girls golf team
UWRF football: Falcons fall short again
Netters continue to live and learn
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
TOWN OF TROY: 10/4/18 Public Hearing and Plan Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/27/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/24/18 School Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/25/18 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Fair Housing Ordinance Notice
RFMU receives trio of energy awards
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Gregory Mleziva as Managing Principal
Hudson Physicians Gives Back to Local Artists & Community
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Bakke Norman Attorney Inducted into The Fellows
Place a Business Announcement
Charles Jerry Cederholm
Douglas Earl Young
Wayne Richard Petersen
Heather M. Sporer
James "Jim" Alan Stewart
Annabelle Marie Duerst
Letters to the editor: A more thoughtful tone
Viewpoint: I want to hear from you
Greg Peters column: Hash browns and touchdowns
Letters to the editor: Will it ever end?; Missing Perkins
Woodworking column: A difficult fellow to figure out
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crime and courts
September 6, 2018
Suspected dogfighting, cockfighting operation discovered in Pierce County
Animal rescues and arrests followed the discovery of an alleged dog- and cock-fighting operation where suspected drugs were also found last week...
September 6, 2018 - 11:19am
Home invasion, burglaries investigated in St. Croix County
St. Croix County authorities continued searching for two men suspected in an August home invasion at an elderly woman's home. Sheriff Scott Knudson...
September 6, 2018 - 9:58am
September 1, 2018
Snapchat, weapons access allowed as evidence in trial for threats case
A St. Croix County judge on Friday made rulings on key pieces of evidence as the case of a 19-year-old New Richmond man accused of terroristic...
September 1, 2018 - 7:00am
August 31, 2018
Pierce County Circuit Court briefs
Initial appearances Alex S. Biron, 29, River Falls, pleaded innocent and was ordered to pay $150 cash bail on a domestic disorderly conduct charge...
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Impaired auto theft in Prescott
Impaired auto theft in Prescott An auto theft was reported at 9:32 p.m. Aug. 20 at W11235 Highway 35 in Prescott. Deputies found the vehicle...
August 29, 2018 - 11:00am
August 28, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Couple charged with allegedly keeping kids in cages; more state news stories
A Monroe County couple is accused of keeping five children and a disabled adult in cages.
August 28, 2018 - 2:09pm
August 25, 2018
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Drunk kayaker; Wedding goes off with a bang
Deputies responded at 5:06 p.m. Aug. 18 to 1094th Street and County Road F in River Falls for a drunk person on the Kinnickinnic River. A friend...
August 25, 2018 - 5:06pm
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Drunk kayaker reported on the Kinni
Drunk kayaker reported on Kinni Deputies responded at 5:06 p.m. Aug. 18 to 1094th Street and County Road F in River Falls for a drunk person...
August 25, 2018 - 8:00am
August 23, 2018
‘Criminal enterprise’ leads to racketeering charges in Woodbury bust
WOODBURY — A bust that began with man caught toting a mattress out of a JC Penney store opened a Pandora’s Box of stolen loot that two of...
August 23, 2018 - 8:19pm
PCSO joins 'Drive Sober' campaign
To deter impaired driving, the Pierce County Sheriff's Office will participate in a "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative Aug. 17 through...
August 23, 2018 - 5:00am
August 21, 2018
River Falls Police: Bicycle 'trade-up'
Property damage At 1:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, police received a complaint from a city staff person who detailed an ongoing problem over the...
August 21, 2018 - 2:16pm
August 20, 2018
Neglect suspected at Pierce County home
Almost 50 methamphetamine pipes, moldy food containers and bags of garbage packed a rural Ellsworth home where authorities removed a child and...
August 20, 2018 - 3:32pm
August 15, 2018
NR man, Ellsworth EMT charged with child sex crimes
An Ellsworth area EMT is facing three felony child sex charges after a sting operation conducted in Barron County uncovered communications...
August 15, 2018 - 3:41pm
August 14, 2018
Man with alias allegedly stole Ellsworth vehicle, spotted in RF gassing up
After receiving a call from the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 9, an Ellsworth man returned home from work to find that his vehicle...
August 14, 2018 - 6:41am
August 10, 2018
River Falls Police: Graffiti; deli chicken in a backpack;
At 8:15 a.m. July 27, a woman reported a theft from her vehicle parkend in the 100 block of North Winter Street. She said she noticed her front...
August 10, 2018 - 7:00pm