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Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
State report cards for school districts give River Fall above-average grade
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
Holidays: Create your own ornament
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2016-16 and 2016-17
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/8/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/5/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
Featured Guest Column: Consider ways to give a tasty, healthy kick to your chili
Featured editorial: 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Featured reader letters
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Real Estate Showcase
January 14, 2015
Man escapes fiery car thanks to three Good Samaritans
Thanks to the heroics of three Good Samaritans, a 31-year-old Houlton man survived what could have been a deadly car crash in the Town of St....
January 14, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 26, 2014
UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
SPRING VALLEY -- A Hazelton, Iowa woman died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Friday, shortly after the Ford Taurus she was driving crossed the...
December 26, 2014 - 9:33am
July 9, 2014
UPDATE: Hopkins, Minn. man drowns in Balsam Lake Sunday
BALSAM LAKE -- The body of a 24-year-old Hopkins, Minn. man was recovered by fire department divers late Sunday morning, about an hour after he slipped beneath the waters of Balsam Lake while attempting to swim to a floating raft with a companion. Deangelo L. Williams was identified...
July 9, 2014 - 10:17am
March 10, 2014
UPDATE: Snowmobilier injured in Sunday crash identified
ROBERTS -- The man injured in a snowmobile accident late Sunday afternoon was Adam R. Lindus, 33, of rural Roberts. The St. Croix County Dispatch...
March 10, 2014 - 10:07am
January 16, 2014
UPDATE: Lunch time accident on bypass
A two car accident on the Hwy. 65/35 bypass near the Division St. exit slowed lunchtime traffic in the area Thursday, Jan. 16. High winds...
January 16, 2014 - 3:22pm
December 31, 2013
Maplewood man jumped from I-94 bridge, sheriff's office reports
The Washington County, Minn., Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that a 38-year-old Maplewood, Minn., man jumped to his death from the Interstate...
December 31, 2013 - 2:56pm
September 29, 2013
UPDATE: Prescott teen transported after rear-end crash
A Prescott teenager was transported directly to Regions Hospital in St. Paul Saturday afternoon after his car rear-ended a stopped van on Hwy. 10, about six miles east of Prescott. Marcus Meyer, 16, was unconscious in his 2002 Ford Focus when Pierce County authorities were advised...
September 29, 2013 - 7:48pm
August 28, 2013
Accident closed eastbound I-94
A traffic accident near milepost 9, just west of Roberts, closed east bound I-94 at exit 4 Wednesday afternoon. Cars were directed off the freeway...
August 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
April 18, 2013
Accident near Roberts blocks I-94 Thursday afternoon; Minnesota fatal accident also clogs traffic
An accident on westbound I-94 near Highway 65 in Roberts blocked the freeway late Thursday afternoon. The accident, involving a semi and two...
April 18, 2013 - 5:04pm
March 24, 2013
Man hurt in accident at Hudson Golf Course
HUDSON - Officers from the Hudson Police Department were dispatched to a report of a man down at the Hudson Golf Course maintenance buildings Friday March 22, at approximately 12:14 pm. The buildings are located at 2001 Ward Ave., just east of Plaza 94. A UPS driver reported finding...
March 24, 2013 - 11:57am
November 28, 2012
UPDATE: Authorities identify Hudson woman killed in Minnesota accident
The Anoka County Sheriff's Office has identified the Hudson woman who died in a traffic accident Tuesday afternoon as Diane Walborau Barrette. The 66-year-old Barrette lived east of Hudson with her husband, Jeffrey. She was attempting to make a U-turn on Bunker Lake Boulevard at...
November 28, 2012 - 2:48pm
May 12, 2012
Man drives car straight off of Sorin's Bluff in Red Wing and survives
RED WING - A man drove his vehicle straight off Sorin's Bluff Friday evening and survived. The unidentified driver, who police said they don't...
May 12, 2012 - 10:07am
October 30, 2011
Two family members hurt in Saturday rollover
Two women from Roberts were transported to Regions Hospital -- at least one by medical helicopter -- Saturday morning after their car left I-94 and overturned near mile marker 6. The State Patrol said Jeanne G. Lang, 59, suffered life-threatening injuries after a car driven by Jennifer...
October 30, 2011 - 7:11am
June 22, 2011
Man dies after fall into feed silo
Farm employee Mark Krewald, 49, Campbellsport, died after falling into a feed silo and becoming entangled in an auger. The Fond du Lac County sheriff's deputies said four co-workers were cleaning old feed out of a silo near Eden Monday, June 20, when Krewald lost his balance. He...
June 22, 2011 - 12:19pm
May 5, 2011
Ellsworth man critical after cycle-deer crash
A 50-year-old Ellsworth man was flown to Regions Hospital late Wednesday evening after the motorcycle he was riding struck and killed a deer in the town of Oak Grove. Michael Nelson was riding his motorcycle southbound on Hwy. 35 about a quarter mile south of 1200th Street at 9:19...
May 5, 2011 - 7:47am