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Testing to begin at new CVTC outdoor burn area
Helping your kids thrive in a digital age
UW-River Falls assistant professor awarded one of first Alfalfa Research Initiative Grants
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls violent teen relationship
Standing up against hate
crime and courts
Netters tested in opener
Four aces at RFGC
Two Falcons earn USTFCCA honors
Wildcats edged on last second field goal
Something special here: Forde drawn back to RF to teach, coach
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
John Doar History Trail celebration kicks off Thursday
It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
Pierce County Fair Demolition Derby results
Les Izmoore to perform Aug. 24 in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/17 Hearing re: Amend Cracked Barrel Winery Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: For Sale by Bid - Abandoned Vehicles
TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/5/17 Hearing re: Rezone Request
PROBATE ORDER: Janine M. Ringdahl Estate; Case No. 17PR43
Yvonne Meents, 86
John Dusek, 72
Patrick D. Baumgartner, 74
Lucille M. Strom, 93
Roger E. Miner, Sr., 78
Letters: Twitter is NOT the platform; Water protection needs to be revisited
Woodworking: Pork! The other white meat
Viewpoint: Thank you, Wisconsin, for the beautiful gift
Editorial: Imagine you have no newspaper
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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August 21, 2017
Two cops, administrative aide gone from Prescott department
Three former Prescott police employees are no longer with the department — including two officers who reportedly violated policy. City Administrator...
August 21, 2017 - 4:42pm
August 19, 2017
City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Both the city of River Falls and the town of River Falls recently approved a special use permit for a sand mining operation on land owned by Peterson Family Real Estate LLC. The land to be mined, W10322 Highway 29, is in the jurisdiction of both the town of River Falls and the city...
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
St. Croix County’s investigative lieutenant was promoted Friday to second in command at the sheriff’s office. Sheriff Scott Knudson announced...
August 18, 2017 - 2:45pm
August 16, 2017
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
A Wisconsin dairy group is challenging whether the state can require farmers to obtain operating permits that aren't required under federal law....
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 10, 2017
Local control debate lingers over proposed zoning legislation
A St. Croix County resolution condemning legislation that would allow a former Bible camp along the county's namesake river to be converted into...
August 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 7, 2017
Prescott community mourns loss of police chief
Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke died Saturday, Aug. 5, after battling cancer. The Prescott Police Department announced Krutke’s death on...
August 7, 2017 - 8:11am
August 2, 2017
Bill takes aim at ‘modernizing’ state’s alcohol laws
Craft breweries would be allowed to expand, wineries would be open until 2 a.m. and communities could offer more liquor licenses, according to...
August 2, 2017 - 7:16am
July 30, 2017
Speeding saga: Elmwood board, citizens tackle speeding issues
Elmwood resident Matthew Marose has continually monitored excessive speeding past his home on Race Avenue and Highway 72. In 2015, Elmwood resident...
July 30, 2017 - 5:30am
July 28, 2017
City, Habitat reach agreement over Eco Village loan
In May, the City Council voted to allow the city administrator and city attorney to call St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity's loan for the Eco Village project on Apollo Road in the west part of town. Since then, city staff and Habitat board members have been working together to...
July 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tech Talk covers dam removal alternatives
There was a lot of dam discussion at St. Bridget Church last Thursday, July 20. About 175 people filled the church's fellowship hall gathering...
July 28, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
Zimmerman still 'on guard' for taproom proposal
Even though the prospects of legislation that could gut Wisconsin's taprooms grew dim, Shannon Zimmerman said he's remaining vigilant in opposition...
July 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 24, 2017
Governor Walker visits Freedom Park, Team Oil
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was in Pierce County on June 24 with his motorcade. At one of his short stops, Walker visited Freedom Park in Prescott....
June 24, 2017 - 6:10pm
June 23, 2017
High Court upholds state ruling in Troy land dispute
The nation’s highest court ruled Friday, June 23 that a land-use ruling on a small patch of St. Croix County riverside property was constitutional....
June 23, 2017 - 9:52am
June 22, 2017
River Falls council, district look to joint future
River Falls City Council and River Falls School Board members gathered Tuesday, June 13 for a joint meeting to share current developments and...
June 22, 2017 - 10:02am
June 14, 2017
Clifton board rejects Clifton Broadband Coalition $400 request: Joe Rohl to join coalition
At their monthly board meeting, Clifton Town supervisors saw the small Town Hall filled with residents trying to find a way to bring better...
June 14, 2017 - 7:00am