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Sex offender charged in River Falls assault
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
Police Beat: Store employees try to detain drunk driver
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 9/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda and Hearing
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/13/16 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/16 Special Meeting (Closed Session)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/6/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
November 22, 2013
Clear Lake man killed in Thursday crash
A Clear Lake man was killed and two other people were injured when two vehicles collided on Highway 63/64 east of 240th Street in the Town of...
November 22, 2013 - 10:55am
December 24, 2009
Crash kills Eau Claire woman
A two-vehicle accident on slippery roads in Renville County, Minn. near Morton killed 60-year-old Margaret Buckley, Eau Claire, and injured four others. About 7:30 p.m. Dec. 23 on Hwy. 19, the 2009 Toyota Camry Buckley was driving on the snow-covered roads spun out of control and...
December 24, 2009 - 8:55am
December 10, 2009
UPDATED: Rollover closes highway lane
Rhonda J. Jensen, 35, Ellsworth, was driving a 2003 Chevy Trailblazer northbound about 9:15 a.m. Dec. 10, when it began to skid, rolling over...
December 10, 2009 - 1:30pm
November 11, 2009
Car versus tractor crash injures one
A Nov. 7 accident on Hwy. 29 near 660th Street involved a car and a tractor, sending one driver to the hospital. Just before 6 p.m., a car driven by Nancy Stannard, 59, Minong, struck a tractor driven by Keith Bennett, 17, River Falls. The tractor had been traveling eastbound along...
November 11, 2009 - 2:22pm
October 26, 2009
UPDATED: Rollover crash closes highway
A four-door vehicle traveling along Hwy. 35 left the roadway about 11:20 a.m. Monday Oct. 26 and rolled over, stopping on the east side of the...
October 26, 2009 - 1:02pm
October 15, 2009
Federal panel releases findings on 2007 fatal crash of medical plane near Milwaukee
On Wednesday, a federal panel blamed a number of things for the 2007 crash of a medical plane in Lake Michigan near Milwaukee, in which six people were killed. The National Transportation Safety Board said captain Bill Serra and first officer Dennis Hoyes should have reduced their...
October 15, 2009 - 9:00am
September 14, 2009
Rollover claims life of Prescott man
Jason A. Sandvig, 24, died early Saturday morning after his pickup left Hwy. 35 and overturned in the town of Oak Grove, ejecting him. Pierce County emergency personnel received the alert at 1:38 a.m., and a medical examiner pronounced him dead at 2:08 a.m. The driver's 2002 Ford...
September 14, 2009 - 9:17am
September 2, 2009
UPDATED: Jeep crashes onto train tracks
Steven Glaus, 47, Pepin, died Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 2) when the Jeep he was driving near Maiden Rock plunged off Hwy. 35 around 1 p.m. and landed on the railroad tracks below, bringing train traffic to a standstill. Glaus was northbound when his vehicle veered off the left side,...
September 2, 2009 - 3:55pm
August 27, 2009
Victim identified in fatal crash near Spring Valley
A 19-year old Spring Valley man died Thursday morning following a one-vehicle crash in the town of Spring Lake. Logan M. Jacobson was westbound...
August 27, 2009 - 7:45am
August 13, 2009
UPDATED/CORRECTED: Crash injures driver, kills horse
Two vehicles collided just after 9 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Hwy. 65 and County Road N in the town of Kinnickinnic, injuring one driver...
August 13, 2009 - 11:04am
August 11, 2009
Afternoon crash causes minor injuries
Two vehicles collided on Tuesday afternoon just after 3 p.m. on County Rd. U just north of Tower Road in the town of Troy. Initial reports indicated that airbags had deployed and one driver was trapped inside their vehicle. On-scene officials did not speculate on the cause of the...
August 11, 2009 - 4:19pm
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
June 4, 2009
Pilot of an ultra-light plane was killed Wednesday night in crash near Stanley
The pilot of an ultra-light plane was killed last night in a crash in western Wisconsin. A man from the Chippewa County town of Edson died in the crash, which happened about 8:20 p.m. just west of Stanley. Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk said the ultra-light went down about 300 yards west...
June 4, 2009 - 9:58am
May 18, 2009
La Crosse men escape serious injury when plane slams into trees near Pickwick, Minn.
Two La Crosse men escaped serious injury when their plane went through a barbed-wire fence and slammed into a group of trees. It happened about 5 p.m. Sunday near Pickwick, Minn., in Winona County. Kenneth Graves, 58, and his passenger, William Blank, 66, were both treated at...
May 18, 2009 - 9:21am
May 5, 2009
River Falls man killed Monday evening
A 32-year-old River Falls man was killed in a motorcycle accident when he drove off CTH E Monday evening. His 31-year-old female passenger was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with undetermined injuries. The single-vehicle accident occurred on Highway E north of 690th...
May 5, 2009 - 5:55am