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Judge gives River Falls attacker 9 years; victim: ‘I can finally begin again’
Sharing Families: Nine families still ‘unadopted’
Rep. Kind: International coalition needed to defeat ISIS; Thanksgiving Day crashes claim two lives; 9 more Wisconsin news stories
City to repair Sycamore water tower
Man seriously hurt after falling off cliff near Glen Park
crime and courts
Willow River State Park lake has different look
Wild Side: Many plants still green in November
Four Wildcats All-BRC volleyball
Troy Burne’s Snyder honored by PGA
Wildcat soccer falls in OT in state semifinal
Holiday concert by Lake Wobegon® Brass Band at UWRF
River Falls kicks off the holidays with River Dazzle
Croix Chordsmen plan Christmas concerts
Weekend Happenings, Nov. 27-29 plus Thanksgiving
Another food drive: ‘Grumpy Old Men’ out again to bring joy to River Falls
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Ordinance 2015-02 (Rename Frontage Rd. #1)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Substation Switchgear
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2015-05 - Amend Section 17.120.020(C)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Norman J. Reiss Estate; Case No. 15PR71
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Jeffrey Nelson Estate; Case No. 15PR70
Margaret Rachel "Arnine" Gavin, 93
Phyllis Ann McGinnis, 89
Russell Peterson, 71
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Elizabeth Jane Oostendorp, age 83
Featured column: Woodworking: My unforgettable Thanksgiving Day: Wieners, glorified rice, making do
Featured Letter: Bravo, ‘Cinderella’
Featured letter: Contagion: Honesty
Featured column: 2016 fall election could decide fate of popular social programs
May 1, 2009
Eau Claire furnace repairman accused of poking holes to see showering woman
A furnace repairman in Eau Claire is accused of poking holes in a wall, to try and see a woman taking a shower in an adjacent bathroom. A furnace repairman is accused of poking holes in a wall to try and see a woman taking a shower in an adjacent bathroom. Dominic Swoboda, 35,...
May 1, 2009 - 8:41am
March 30, 2009
Two from Eau Claire die Sunday in Colorado traffic crash
Two people from Eau Claire were killed in Colorado early Sunday in a crash that reportedly happened during a chase with state troopers. The State Patrol identified the victims as Jonathan Holum, 29, and Cora Weil, 23. Authorities said a pick-up truck driven by Holum was weaving...
March 30, 2009 - 9:00am
October 15, 2008
High school prank gets Eau Claire senior 2.5 years probation
They planned to pull off what they were calling "a huge senior prank." Now, one of three seniors at Eau Claire North High School will spend two and one-half years on probation. Justin Anderson pleaded no contest in court Tuesday. He and two others were accused of spray-painting...
October 15, 2008 - 9:00am
October 10, 2008
Eau Claire man takes humiliation over jail
An Eau Claire man, who was given the choice of 20 days in jail, or public humiliation for a day, chose to be humiliated. Shane McQuillan, 22, pleaded guilty in August to a criminal damage charge. Circuit Judge Paul Lenz told McQuillan he could do the time, or wear a sign saying...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Rural Eau Claire man dies from hornet sting
A rural Eau Claire man has died from an allergic reaction after being stung by a hornet. Tom Ertz, 51, was pounding nails on the porch of his home when he was stung on Saturday. His wife Kathy said he got short of breath and fell to his knees. She ran to get a kit to keep his allergy...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 25, 2008
Obama rallies 300 in Eau Claire
Barack Obama's running mate was not with him in Eau Claire Sunday. But about 300 people gave Joe Biden's name loud applause when it was mentioned. Obama appeared at the Eau Claire Rod and Gun Park, as he heads toward the Democratic National Convention to accept his party's presidential...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Obama stop in Eau Claire planned Sunday
The presidential campaign comes to Eau Claire this weekend. Democratic candidate Barack Obama will make the stop Sunday on what is being called his battleground state tour on the way to his party's national convention. Obama will travel to Eau Claire from Springfield, Ill., where...
August 22, 2008 - 9:00am
August 11, 2008
Fire damages Eau Claire hotel
About 30 guests of the Comfort Inn on Clairemont Avenue in Eau Claire were evacuated after a fire Sunday night. Authorities are not sure what started the blaze at the Quality Inn. They said it was contained in the lobby area, but smoke moved down the halls to the guest rooms. While...
August 11, 2008 - 12:00am