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Wisconsin roundup: Flooding expected into Thursday after heavy storms; more state news stories
Authorities suspect alcohol in Pierce County crash
Flooding closes highways in northern Wisconsin
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Long hair caused bad driving; Money taken from bar till
Wisconsin roundup: Military embellisher resigns; golf cart death; bomb threat; more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA Girls Soccer: Wildcats fall in state semifinal
RF Days Bench Press July 15
Girls Soccer: Wildcats earn their overnighter
Eisinger to compete at rodeo nationals
WIAA Soccer: Wildcats earn trip to state
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2018 Heritage Park & Trail Paving
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Finance & Facilities Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/18/18 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/20/18 Plan Commission Meeting
RF grad finds success in self-employment
When Community is Family
Small Business Development Center receives statewide honor
O'Connell-Benedict Funeral Home thanks River Falls American Legion Post 121
Counselor offers healing and support for addiction
Place a Business Announcement
Dorothy M. Schulte
Jean Ann Glasbrenner
Nicholas James Karolides
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Woodworking column: Write about what you know
Letters to the editor: Stop the hatred; Please skip the circus!
Viewpoint: Borne in a crossfire hurricane
Letters to the editor: Legion Auxiliary thanks you; Scenic, yes. Natural? No
From this Perch column: Blue plus red = purple
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February 7, 2018
Dozens arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting
Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested more than three dozen people on felony prostitution and child sex-trafficking charges in the week...
February 7, 2018 - 10:08am
January 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Exposure blamed for 3 state deaths; more state news stories
MADISON — The Dane County Medical Examiner's Office says hypothermia was at least a contributing factor in three weekend deaths. The body...
January 3, 2018 - 9:07am
January 2, 2018
Dismissal, diversion agreements reached with teens accused in chicken incident
HUDSON – A trio of Green Bay-area teenagers was charged last month in St. Croix County Circuit Court after they allegedly lit a live chicken on fire in an incident that was recorded on camera and posted to social media. St. Croix County prosecutors charged 17-year-olds Hayden J....
January 2, 2018 - 9:49am
December 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Romance-rebuffed woman allegedly beat man, assailed him with wax; more state news stories
NECEDAH — A 32-year-old Necedah woman is accused of kicking down the door of a house, beating the man inside, spreading hot wax all over that...
December 28, 2017 - 11:30am
December 7, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Muslim prayer issue prompts federal lawsuit for Ariens Co.; more state news stories
GREEN BAY — A federal lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Green Bay alleges Ariens Co. is violating the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the...
December 7, 2017 - 9:23am
November 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin hunters shot 12 percent fewer deer in the opening weekend of the nine day gun season, continuing a downward spiral that...
November 22, 2017 - 10:02am
November 18, 2017
River Falls police: Pot smell draws police; Clean your windows
Police were sent to a residence at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 in the 800 block of South Wasson Lane for a report of the smell of marijuana coming...
November 18, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
MENOMONIE — Police in western Wisconsin are investigating a third high school threat within the past week.
November 16, 2017 - 11:23am
St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
St. Croix County’s district attorney will determine whether or not the shooting of a teenager by a sheriff’s deputy was justified. Michael...
November 16, 2017 - 10:26am
November 9, 2017
River Falls, town of Troy square off in court
The outcome of an annexation lawsuit between the town of Troy and the city of River Falls could hinge on one word — "near." Attorneys on...
November 9, 2017 - 6:11pm
November 7, 2017
Hudson man charged with child porn possession
A North Hudson Pepper Fest board member stepped down from his post the day he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. St. Croix County prosecutors on Tuesday, Nov. 7, charged 33-year-old Ryan N. Copeland with four felony counts of child porn possession. The Hudson...
November 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
Senate passes bill freeing family from SCOTUS ruling
A land-use bill that would reroute state law around a U.S. Supreme Court decision cleared a major hurdle Tuesday. On a voice vote, the Wisconsin...
November 7, 2017 - 4:03pm
October 19, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
WHITEHALL — A Trempealeau County committee has asked Gov. Scott Walker for help in dealing with the county's district attorney. The County...
October 19, 2017 - 8:22am
October 3, 2017
Judge cracks down on first ex-boyfriend sentenced for 'revenge porn' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Michael Weigel's former partner woke up last December to a stunning email from her ex. "You will never live in peace. You will...
October 3, 2017 - 11:08pm
September 29, 2017
New Richmond man under investigation for “blackmailing” teens into sending nude images
A New Richmond man previously convicted of sending lewd photos to minors was sentenced for violating the terms of his probation after authorities...
September 29, 2017 - 5:09pm