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River Falls Journal
Plant disease class offered
Progress? Minnesota lawmakers ponder restoring tax reciprocity
Area school districts present united front against Gov. Walker’s budget
Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
Council candidates sound off in public forum
crime and courts
Wildcat gymnasts heading to state; girls regional hoops champs
Fusion girls’ hockey sectional runner-up
Fusion skate to sectional final
Fusion win, Wildcats lose hockey playoff openers
Wild Side: Wild blank places on the map
Get a look at the stars
Dignity quilts donated
Global-minded River Falls speaker to analyze China, cyberwarfare
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Bridge Rail Panels
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./16/15 Public Hearing re: Moody Rezone Request
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Sonja C. Johnson
Lyle and LaVerne Zastrow
Dylan J. Denk, 22
Annette Blanchette, 77
Days Gone By: 1975 Malmer Brothers Red & White Grocery Store
Featured syndicated column: Who will be Republican gubernatorial candidate in 2018?
Featured syndicated column: This is the time for political moves and countermoves
Featured letter: Ambulance coverage still as good as ever
Featured letter to the editor: What is happening to education in Wisconsin?
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January 9, 2014
First new year baby equals seventh baby for family
Mariah Dee Wheeler, born early afternoon Jan. 1, is held by her parents Rhonda Place and Kurt Wheeler. She was the first baby to be born in the new year at River Falls Area Hospital.
life / celebrations
January 9, 2014 - 8:01am
October 6, 2009
Bayfield County mom due in court Tuesday in death of 7-month-old daughter
A Bayfield County woman is due in court a week from today in the death of her seven-month-old daughter. Tara Amraen, 25, of Washburn, is charged with second-degree reckless homicide, after Ciana Hendricks-Amraen drowned in a bathtub Sept. 10. Prosecutors said Amraen put the girl...
October 6, 2009 - 9:22am
August 14, 2009
Marshfield man charged in a crash that killed baby in Amish buggy
A Marshfield man is due back in court Tuesday, after he was accused of rear-ending an Amish buggy with his mini-van and killing a baby girl. A $10,000 cash bond was ordered Thursday for Brian Witkus, 49, after he was charged in Marathon County with negligent homicide. Police said...
August 14, 2009 - 9:00am
February 6, 2009
Mother charged with murder after case worker said she didn't need supervision
A Milwaukee woman has been has been charged in the death of her baby boy, three months after a child welfare worker said she did not need supervision. Vera Morehouse, 21, is the second mother in three weeks to be charged with letting an infant starve to death while her family was...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 12, 2009
Rough road ends happily
Steve and Crystal Rohde mustered strength and courage during the months since July, when their daughter Whitney came into the world 10 weeks premature with a rare condition in which her esophagus and stomach were not connected. Whitney weighed two pounds at birth, received nourishment...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Chippewa Falls woman gives birth in van going 80 mph
A Chippewa Falls woman gave birth in a van that was speeding at 80 mph to an Eau Claire hospital. Ellie Godown, 20, was visiting friends in Osseo on Monday night, when her contractions started coming every two minutes. They headed toward Eau Claire on Interstate-94 and when they...
October 1, 2008 - 9:00am
July 25, 2008
Police investigating death of 4-month-old left in locked SUV
Milwaukee Police are investigating the death of a four-month-old boy who was picked up by a day-care driver Thursday morning and was left in a hot SUV all day. It was 81 degrees when somebody finally called 911 about 4 p.m. By the time officers got to him, Seiaires McHenry Jr.
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Superior man faces abduction charge
A man accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend's baby made his initial appearance in Douglas County Friday. Kyle LaMar Taylor, 29, of Superior faces one felony count of abduction of a child and misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct, resisting an officer, possession of drug paraphernalia...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am