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Local student shares memories of Italy exchange trip
Teen attack victim making strides, New Richmond mom says
Wisconsin roundup: Bill makes it felony to have sex with animals in Badger State; more state news
City seeks public input for design charrette
Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
crime and courts
Runners rally at BRC meet
Football: Hudson holds onto the jug
Volleyball: Cats lower the boom
Northwoods League makes it official
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Art Crawl set for Saturday, Oct. 21
'Come Alive' with Jourdan Hines
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Leslie Lee Swenson
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Viewpoint: Sen. Vinehout pleased with committee passage of hemp bill
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
Greg Peters column: Setting the 'Barr' high
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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
September 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel votes for Supreme Court to hear all Foxconn appeals; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — The State Supreme Court would hear all appeals of cases involving Foxconn, as part of a $3 billion state incentive package for the...
September 6, 2017 - 10:25am
July 27, 2017
Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
Donna Murr said last month that she's not giving up the fight. After the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Murr and her family that laws...
July 27, 2017 - 2:29pm
March 26, 2017
New Richmond man sentenced to 25 years
A New Richmond man convicted of sexually assaulting a child was sentenced to prison earlier this month in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Chris M. Shaughnessy must spend 15 years in prison and spend another 10 years on extended supervision as part of a sentence issued March 9 by St....
March 26, 2017 - 5:00am
March 22, 2017
New Richmond teen will see juvenile, criminal consequences
Hudson The New Richmond teenager who faced an attempted homicide charge after a violent 2016 assault on another girl must serve time at a state...
March 22, 2017 - 2:59pm
Nation’s high court hears St. Croix County case
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Two side-by-side parcels of St. Croix County land were the focus of legal, practical and spirited debate Monday when the case...
March 22, 2017 - 2:47pm
March 21, 2017
Nation's high court hears St. Croix County case (w/video)
Two side-by-side parcels of St. Croix County land were the focus of legal, practical and spirited debate Monday when the case went before the...
March 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
February 27, 2017
Final points heard before puppy mill trial
ELLSWORTH — What happened to dozens of confiscated dogs after being taken from a suspected puppy mill was a point of contention last week in Pierce County Circuit Court. The attorney for town of El Paso resident Stuart West said in court Feb. 14 that a 150-page report he received...
February 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 13, 2017
Nunez sentenced to life without parole
A St. Croix County judge on Monday sentenced Cristian D. Nunez to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Nunez, the 38-year-old convicted...
February 13, 2017 - 4:52pm
January 17, 2017
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Warning shot; magic mushrooms; eagle quest
Deputies were called at 3:13 a.m., Jan. 15, to N735 825th St. in Hager City for a woman who wouldn't leave the property. While officers were...
January 17, 2017 - 9:38am
January 11, 2017
Murder trial's jury foreman describes tough decisions
A pair of discarded shoes that contained the blood of a murder victim and a hidden audio recorder doomed Cristian Nunez in the eyes of a St....
January 11, 2017 - 10:06am
January 5, 2017
Ellsworth student charged with assault
A Maiden Rock teenager was charged with a felony after a high school dodgeball game allegedly turned violent. Pierce County prosecutors charged 18-year-old Jacob Sigler with one count of substantial battery in connection with the Oct. 11 incident at Ellsworth High School. A criminal...
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 30, 2016
Minnesota man arrested after two-hour manhunt
Violent episodes over the course of three days in St. Croix County bars led to multiple charges against a Minnesota man with a lengthy criminal...
December 30, 2016 - 9:43am