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'Moved by the music': Project features St. Croix Valley composer, students, teachers
Trechter named Adviser of the Year at UW-River Falls
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
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
arts and entertainment
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
Wayne A. Nelson
Leslie Lee Swenson
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Viewpoint: Mural offers unintended message
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
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crime and courts
October 14, 2017
Second Hudson man sentenced for Woodbury trafficking bust
The second man in a pair of Hudson residents accused of trafficking a homeless woman for commercial sex has been sentenced. Dustin Jeffrey Arthur...
October 14, 2017 - 8:20pm
October 5, 2017
Newport man receives year of probation for Springfield gun burglary
One of four men accused of stealing guns from a town of Springfield home last fall will serve one year of probation. A St. Croix County Circuit...
October 5, 2017 - 9:04pm
Church embezzlement earns former St. Paul principal two-year prison sentence
A former St. Paul assistant principal accused of embezzling nearly $200,000 from a rural Baldwin church will spend two years in prison and faces...
October 5, 2017 - 3:56pm
October 3, 2017
River Falls police: Shopko thieves busted
At 6:02 a.m. Sept 20, Devin Deone Johnson, 20, River Falls, was pulled over as his tail lights were not activated, though it was dark out. Johnson...
October 3, 2017 - 8:45am
September 26, 2017
Jury trial in alleged puppy mill case to begin next month
A Pierce County man accused of mistreating dogs at a home-based business was in court Tuesday, Sept. 26, for the final hearing before a jury...
September 26, 2017 - 8:27pm
September 22, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
It's the first day of fall, but you wouldn't know it by the sweltering forecast for Wisconsin. Afternoon highs will be in the 90s in southern...
September 22, 2017 - 9:57am
September 10, 2017
'Trust your instincts': Local computer experts warn against phishing scams
Over the past couple of months, Reubin Herfindahl has seen numbers of people coming into his computer repair shop, Digital Brigade, increase...
September 10, 2017 - 10:00am
August 17, 2017
River Falls Police: tenant who won't leave, barroom brawl
Tenant who won't leave Jennifer Katherine Johnson, 33, homeless, was cited for bail jumping, disorderly conduct, damage to property and burglary on Aug. 9. At about 12:18, police were sent to the 200 block of South Third Street for a report of Johnson kicking in the door of a house...
August 17, 2017 - 10:40am
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
Authorities say a St. Paul man tried to disguise himself as a woman to evade police after stealing a handgun from Cabela's in Woodbury and driving...
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
August 5, 2017
Public vomiting & urinating • Amanda Nicole Firth, 22, St. Paul, Minn., was cited for public vomiting at 11:50 p.m. Friday, July 28. Police saw Firth lean over and vomit on the sidewalk in the 200 block of South Main Street. Firth allegedly told police she had drank an excess of...
August 5, 2017 - 6:00am
August 3, 2017
Organized offensive: Law enforcement, retailers combat retail crime
When shoppers drive the Walmart parking lot, they're usually after one thing: empty spaces. Jordan Ziebarth scouts for the exact opposite. The...
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 26, 2017
Town board member charged with killing neighbor's dog
A town supervisor, allegedly roiled by attacks on his livestock, told authorities a neighbor's dog had wandered onto his rural River Falls property,...
July 26, 2017 - 9:33am
July 14, 2017
River Falls Police
Drunk drivers alleged
July 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 12, 2017
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
A New Richmond man accused of kidnapping two women at gunpoint will serve three years in prison for kidnapping two women at gunpoint in Afton...
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm