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Trial begins for Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife
Blizzard blows into Pierce, St. Croix counties
Wisconsin roundup: Senate votes on leaders of elections, ethics commissions; more state news stories
Caucuses determine final candidates for village, town board elections
Evers leans on experience in challenge to Walker
crime and courts
Falcon Roundup: Men's hoops wallops Blue Devils
Wildcats swimmers fifth at SSP
Girls basketball: Wildcats muzzle Huskies
New club 'angling' to give students outdoors fun
Cichy readying for NFL draft
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: 1/23/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/22/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/25/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Place a Business Announcement
Kenneth Irving Moore
Vernon J. Johnson
Eleanor M. Fisher
Bruce Jon Fleming
Pamela McKenzie Wahl
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the editor: I want to be a doctor; Going back in the Scriptures
Greg Peters column: The 'feyer' of desire
Woodworking column: They don't write obits like this, anymore
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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
December 29, 2016
Hudson woman accused in fatal crash
A Hudson woman accused of vehicular homicide was allegedly handling her phone at the time of a Twin Cities crash that left another woman dead. The charges were filed in Ramsey County District Court in Minnesota against Destiny Y. Xiong, 35, the driver in a rear-end crash May 1 on...
December 29, 2016 - 2:54pm
Man who celebrated the 4th with cannonball fire sentenced
HUDSON -- A Spring Valley man accused of firing a cannonball that wrecked a barn was sentenced last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Ricky A. Thorne pleaded no contest Dec. 21 to two misdemeanor counts of endangering public safety with a dangerous weapon and one count of disorderly...
December 29, 2016 - 11:04am
December 28, 2016
Sheriff lodges concern about sex offender's living arrangements
A sex offender released from prison last week, originally set to move to Roberts, will be living out of his vehicle. St. Croix County Sheriff...
December 28, 2016 - 9:55am
December 23, 2016
River Falls, Troy at odds over annexation
A legal battle is underway in St. Croix County over a piece of farmland annexed by River Falls that town of Troy officials argue was an illegal action. The town filed a lawsuit in September alleging the annexation of 292 acres of land, which doesn't share a border with River Falls,...
December 23, 2016 - 5:00am