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U receives lots of new recycling bins
A life lived inventing
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Hammond Hotel: 'It's time for a new era'
School notches top character award
crime and courts
Falcon men advance to WIAC title game
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Roger N. Hines, 63
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
July 28, 2015
UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
Four Hudson-area residents were killed Monday in a rural Polk County plane crash. The pilot was identified Tuesday by the Polk County Sheriff’s...
July 28, 2015 - 1:58pm
UPDATE: Plane crashed 10 minutes after takeoff
Law enforcement officials confirmed the four people killed Monday in the Amery-area plane crash were Hudson-area residents. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, pilot Daniel Ortner, of North Hudson, and passengers Eric Larson, Michael Larson and Matthew Larson - all three...
July 28, 2015 - 12:38pm
July 27, 2015
Motorcyclist injured in River Falls-area crash
A Minnesota woman was hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle she was riding crashed in the town of River Falls. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified Jennifer Searle, 35, as the driver of a motorcycle that crashed at 2:10 p.m. on County Road E near 690th Avenue....
July 27, 2015 - 7:58am
June 18, 2015
Too-tall load strikes I-94 overpass, causes freeway shutdown
An Interstate 94 overpass was being inspected after the box of a dump truck struck it early Monday while traveling on the freeway. According...
June 18, 2015 - 9:28am
June 8, 2015
Motorcyclist injured Sunday in Pierce County crash
A St. Paul man was injured Sunday after being partially ejected from a motorcycle during a crash in Town of Trimbelle. Pierce County sheriff’s deputies were called at 4:49 p.m. to a crash at County Road O and 480th Avenue -- about four miles east of Ellsworth. According to a...
June 8, 2015 - 8:12am
May 11, 2015
UPDATE: Pedestrians hit in UW-RF crosswalk identified
The names of the two pedestrians hit by Ford F-250 pickup at Cascade Avenue and South Fourth Street in River Falls Thursday afternoon have been...
May 11, 2015 - 10:51am
January 22, 2015
UPDATE: Minnesota man charged with vehicular homicide in wake of Tuesday's fatal crash
A memorial service was held Sunday afternoon at The Orchard in Baldwin for a 54-year-old Woodville woman who was killed in a crash at Erin Corners...
January 22, 2015 - 9:36am
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