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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Real Estate Showcase
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
January 16, 2009
Investigators still not sure what caused 2008 La Crosse fatal med-flight crash
The National Transportation Safety Board still cannot say exactly why a medical helicopter crashed last May near La Crosse, killing all three people aboard. The agency said there was heavy fog and rain that night. New reports said two Wisconsin med-flight crews decided not to fly...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Hudson woman hospitalized after rollover
Emergency crews from River Falls assisted St. Croix County deputies at a one-car rollover around 10:25 a.m., Tuesday, on the front lawn of Melgard...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Fatal crash causes 7-mile backup on I-94
Traffic finally returned to normal overnight on Interstate-94 in Jefferson County, nine hours after a semi-truck driver was killed in a crash. The State Patrol said the truck left the westbound lanes, skidded and was crushed when it hit the abutment of a freeway overpass at Switzke...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am