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River Falls Journal
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
River Falls High School leaks still a pain; worse in the library
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Tech college alumni invited to become mentors
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
River Falls Public Library hosts open house
Overnight snows make Sunday fun for some
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/25/16 Special Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 12/13/16 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/25/16 Special Meeting Minutes
AMENDED FORECLOSURE: HSBC Bank v. Natalie R. Overbye; Case No. 12-CV-152
Joan Ellen Bougie, 79
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Featured letter to the editor: Here's why I am so thankful for my dad
Featured editorial: They keep at it, keep us going
Featured reader letter
Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
Featured Guest Column: Consider ways to give a tasty, healthy kick to your chili
Real Estate Showcase
June 18, 2015
Too-tall load strikes I-94 overpass, causes freeway shutdown
An Interstate 94 overpass was being inspected after the box of a dump truck struck it early Monday while traveling on the freeway. According...
June 18, 2015 - 9:28am
June 15, 2015
Four weekend crashes reported in Pierce County
Crashes around Pierce County kept emergency responders busy over the weekend. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, that began Friday night when an Ellsworth teen’s vehicle crashed and struck a tree in the town of El Paso. Sixteen-year-old Mylon M. Anderson...
June 15, 2015 - 8:55am
River Falls man, 53, killed in Pierce County crash
A River Falls man was killed Thursday after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a tree outside Ellsworth. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department identified the man as 53-year-old Charles Kinkade. According to a news release, deputies were called at 2:33 p.m. Thursday to...
May 15, 2015 - 8:40am
May 14, 2015
UPDATE: Baldwin man in critical condition after Highway 12 crash
A Baldwin man remained hospitalized Thursday, a day after the motorcycle he was driving struck the back of a River Falls woman's car in the Town of Hammond. According to a St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office news release, Michael L. Halderson, 34, was taken by ambulance from the...
May 14, 2015 - 7:12am
March 16, 2015
Amery man killed in Town of Baldwin crash
An Amery man was killed Saturday after the car he was driving vaulted into a field and rolled several times in the Town of Baldwin. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Oscar Flores-Saldivar, 35, the driver and sole occupant of a 2002 Kia Spectra that...
March 16, 2015 - 7:59am
October 8, 2014
Car crash closes Cascade Avenue
A stretch of East Cascade Avenue between Moody’s car dealership and the Highway 65/35 bypass stoplights for a time early Wednesday afternoon,...
October 8, 2014 - 2:51pm
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