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May 3, 2016
Ann Searles is the new executive director of United Way St. Croix Valley. She plans on building the on the orgram initiated by the late John Coughlin, her predecessor. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Searles named United Way executive director
May 3, 2016 - 11:51am
April 28, 2016
The bridge being built that spans the St. Croix River has gotten a boost with the delivery of two large cranes. Officials hope this will speed up construction that is behind schedule.
River crossing officials add cranes to accelerate project
April 28, 2016 - 11:47am
April 23, 2016
KJ Equestrian owner Kelsey Jurek visits with a rider at her riding facilities on 30th Avenue in River Falls. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
April 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 22, 2016
First occupants poised to enter new River Falls corporate park
April 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 19, 2016
RFFD douses RF Industrial Center fire
April 19, 2016 - 10:12am
April 17, 2016
KJ Equestrian owner Kelsey Jurek visits with a rider at her riding facilities on 30th Avenue in River Falls. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
April 17, 2016 - 11:39am
County's February unemployment rate was 5.4%
April 17, 2016 - 6:42am
April 16, 2016
Willa Townsend, who attended RFHS her freshman and sophomore years before transferring to Hill Murray in Maplewood, Minn. recently graduated Duke University in North Carolina. She’s now starting her own company, Drift Light, which sells underwear, and uses the profits to buy and donate basic underwear for the homeless. (Submitted photo)
Small-town girl's lingerie business has noble cause
April 16, 2016 - 6:00am
April 8, 2016
Area jobless rates creep higher
April 8, 2016 - 3:28pm
Get your lawn mower tuned up at UW-River Falls
April 8, 2016 - 10:42am
Dalene Crandall and her daughters, Rita Hanson (left) and Shanon Gardner (right) spent a girls night out to celebrate their mom’s retirement. The two daughters plus Craig Pechacek , an agent at WESTconsin Realty are planning a retirement open house from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, April 7 at the West Wind Supper Club. (Submitted photo)
Real estate 'fluke' led to 30-plus years on the job
April 8, 2016 - 6:00am
April 4, 2016
County second in insurance coverage
April 4, 2016 - 11:31am
Labor panel accuses Menards of mistreating employees; state homeowners cash in on unclaimed Powerball; officer-involved shooting in Eau Claire County; 10 more state news stories
April 4, 2016 - 9:19am
April 3, 2016
Zoning request seeks to allow mining in Troy
April 3, 2016 - 9:50am
March 23, 2016
Pictured from left, front row: Kyle Sutton (New Richmond), Barb Qualle (Centuria), Chunnara Chhay (Hudson), Alex Lapitz (Roberts), Sarah Reas (New Richmond) and Alicia Lutscher (Ellsworth); back row: Larry Gee, (former WITC business dean), Mark Alfuth, (advisor), Tony Lange (Hudson), Chloe Warner (New Richmond), Noah Hedlund (St. Croix Falls) and Mike Christianson. (Woodbury, Minn.) (Submitted photo)
WITC business students win awards
March 23, 2016 - 11:12am