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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Real Estate Showcase
June 8, 2016
Team Trenten rallies to support Prescott boy
They are all on Team Trenten. No matter what. Trenten Williamson’s mother Jeri Schommer, his father Michael Williamson and his siblings MaKenna...
June 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 5, 2016
UPDATE: Names of those involved in fatal freeway crash released
Michael Thomas Doering, a 22-year-old New Richmond man, was killed and two passengers seriously injured after a pickup truck in which they were traveling struck another vehicle on I-94 Saturday night. The Wisconsin State Patrol received a report at 6:08 p.m. of a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado...
June 5, 2016 - 12:42pm
February 3, 2016
Minnesota man sentenced for hiding a corpse in St. Croix County
HUDSON -- The terms of a plea deal brokered with Minnesota prosecutors led to a divisive sentencing hearing last week for a man convicted of...
News/crime and courts
February 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
January 20, 2016
St. Croix EDC announces 3 firms, distinguished member to be honored
A new winery in the Town of Kinnickinnic, a Woodville casting firm, a multi-national corporation with a strong presence in Hudson and New Richmond and an attorney with an area law firm have been named recipients of 2015 awards to be presented by the St. Croix County Economic Development...
January 20, 2016 - 10:45am
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am
July 2, 2015
Sex offender-parolee arrested in Baldwin
St. Croix County authorities responded Wednesday to a town of Baldwin home following a report of sex offender parolee who had allegedly cut off his tracking device. The incident, which prompted a call-out for the county’s emergency response unit, resulted in the arrest of 37-year-old...
News/crime and courts
July 2, 2015 - 10:48am
June 5, 2015
St. Croix County kidnapping report being investigated
Charges were expected to be filed Friday afternoon in a suspected St. Croix County kidnapping case. Authorities were called at 1:41 a.m. Thursday to a kidnapping complaint at an unspecified location in St. Croix County, according to a call log. Baldwin Police Chief Darren...
News/crime and courts
June 5, 2015 - 8:51am
May 14, 2015
UPDATE: Baldwin man in critical condition after Highway 12 crash
A Baldwin man remained hospitalized Thursday, a day after the motorcycle he was driving struck the back of a River Falls woman's car in the Town of Hammond. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Michael L. Halderson, 34, was taken by ambulance from the...
May 14, 2015 - 7:12am
March 16, 2015
Amery man killed in Town of Baldwin crash
An Amery man was killed Saturday after the car he was driving vaulted into a field and rolled several times in the Town of Baldwin. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Oscar Flores-Saldivar, 35, the driver and sole occupant of a 2002 Kia Spectra that...
March 16, 2015 - 7:59am
January 22, 2015
Fusion take lead in BRC
The St. Croix Valley Fusion girls’ hockey team moved into sole possession of first place in the Big Rivers Conference standings with a 2-0...
January 22, 2015 - 11:46am
September 10, 2014
Woman’s death was homicide; investigation continuing
St. Croix County Sheriff John Shilts said Wednesday the woman found shot and killed in a car on a rural Baldwin road Tuesday afternoon is a case of homicide and a suspect is in custody, but it’s too early to release further details. He also confirmed that Minnesota authorities...
News/crime and courts
September 10, 2014 - 4:29pm
July 24, 2014
Stolen vehicle leads state patrol on high speed chase
A 20-year-old Boyceville man is facing charges of felony eluding and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent after allegedly...
July 24, 2014 - 8:58am
July 23, 2014
High Five Tour 2014 visits Baldwin on a mission to thank nation’s military
BALDWIN -- The Wounded Warriors Family Support’s red, white and blue 2014 Ford Mustang GT500 is traveling to 65 cities in 48 states on a mission...
July 23, 2014 - 6:00am
February 5, 2014
UPDATE: Woman identified in fatal Baldwin train crash
UPDATE --One woman is dead after a train vs. pick-up truck crash east of Baldwin just before noon on Wednesday.* Gloria H. Marske, 69, of...
February 5, 2014 - 3:29pm
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm