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River Falls Journal
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
Roadrunners: Count on it, they will be back
DMV: If you don’t have an ID to vote, start the process now
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
One more time: Sirens to blare
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
September 6, 2010
Rollover claims Somerset man Saturday evening
A 38-year-old Somerset man died Saturday evening after he lost control of his vehicle and it rolled over in a town of Star Prairie ditch. Tony S. Bushinger, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his 2002 Chevrolet Suburban and died at the scene. His vehicle rolled and...
September 6, 2010 - 4:25pm
September 5, 2010
Plane goes down Sunday in Pierce County Town of Rock Elm
TOWN OF ROCK ELM - A small biplane carrying two men went down on a farm in the far southeastern part of the Town of Rock Elm Sunday morning. Two...
September 5, 2010 - 11:39am
July 13, 2010
Construction zone crash closes I94 Monday afternoon; sends 4 to hospital
BALDWIN -- Initial investigation indicates a semi tractor-trailer unit rear ended a minivan, Jeep Cherokee and two passenger cars that were stopped due to road construction on Interstate 94 mid-afternoon Monday. The accident sent four people to the Baldwin Hospital but apparently...
July 13, 2010 - 8:20am
July 1, 2010
UPDATED: Ellsworth area pair unhurt after twister flips vehicle
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE--Dan Hines and Jessica Lansing were originally going to spend the night of June 25 going to River Falls for supper. Instead,...
July 1, 2010 - 8:09am
June 30, 2010
Car crash kills Elmwood woman, two others
Jessica L. Hartung, 20, was among three young women killed when their car left the road, became airborne, hit a clump of trees and overturned in Richland County. Along with Hartung, Amanda M. Newman, 19, of Elk Mound and Jessica N. Dull, 19, of Richland Center were pronounced dead...
June 30, 2010 - 11:56am
Fallen attorney remembered as 'Balsam Lake landmark'
An apparent accident during a demolition project claimed the life of a Balsam Lake area attorney. John E. Schneider, 59, of rural Balsam Lake was found dead at his home on Monday, June 28th. The Polk County Sheriff's department said Schneider was attempting to demolish a small...
June 30, 2010 - 8:00am
May 31, 2010
NR man dies in motorcycle crash; Hugo, Minn. woman hurt in separate accident
A 12:10 a.m. motorcycle crash near River's Edge in rural Somerset on Saturday resulted in a fatality. In a separate accident to the south, a Minnesota woman was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul after she crashed through a barbed-wire fence and struck a culvert. Dale A....
May 31, 2010 - 9:28am
May 21, 2010
Updated: Fatal crash claims River Falls man, two others critical
A 24-year-old River Falls man died and his wife and an Ellsworth woman were critically injured early Friday morning in a two-vehicle accident...
May 21, 2010 - 7:59am
February 7, 2010
Update: Hager City man injured in snowmobile accident outside of Plum City (Prescott man also injured in snowmobile accident)
PLUM CITY - A Hager City man was injured in a snowmobile accident just south of Plum City Saturday evening.' According to Pierce County Sheriff's reports, 24-year old Troy Minder lost control of his snowmobile riding trails approximately a half-mile south of Plum City near CTH. U...
February 7, 2010 - 12:28pm
January 26, 2010
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm...
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
January 8, 2010
Slick roads lead to trio of rollovers
Three different vehicle-rollover accidents occurred in or near River Falls between 9:15-10:15 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, slowing or stopping highway...
January 8, 2010 - 10:59am
December 28, 2009
UPDATE: Elmwood woman died in Monday accident
Margaret Arens-Sagstetter, 56, Elmwood, died following a two-vehicle crash south of Ellsworth Monday morning. The driver of the other vehicle, Kayla Winger, 20, Ellsworth, was treated in the River Falls Area Hospital emergency room and released Monday, according to a hospital spokeswoman. The...
December 28, 2009 - 10:25am
December 11, 2009
Elmwood man's death blamed on bull, exposure to cold
An Elmwood man died Thursday evening as the result of being trampled by a bull at his farm. Dennis A. Churchill, 53, was found unresponsive and lying on the ice next to his barn at 1397 State Hwy. 72 after family members were unable to find him for several hours, according to Lieutenant...
December 11, 2009 - 9:28am
December 2, 2009
Hwy. 29 crash results in minor injuries for RF, Hammond drivers
A pair of accidents within two hours Monday afternoon, sent just one driver to the hospital with minor injuries but triggered a full response from Ellsworth emergency services twice. Pierce authorities were alerted at 3:46 p.m., Monday, that pickup had struck a farm truck pulling...
December 2, 2009 - 9:03am
November 8, 2009
Red Wing woman killed in town of Ellsworth crash
A Red Wing woman died and her husband was seriously injured Saturday when he failed to stop on a town of Ellsworth intersection late Saturday afternoon and collided with a car driven by a Stillwater couple. The fatal crash occurred at 4:20 p.m. at 610th Avenue and 610th Street in...
November 8, 2009 - 9:17pm