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Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Ditch trip; cable connections; warned not to shoot dogs
School District Bus Routes announced
Former caregiver sentenced to prison; husband also enters guilty plea
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
Weekend Happenings Aug. 19-21
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
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
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Real Estate Showcase
August 9, 2016
UPDATE: Nieskes wins Republican primary in St. Croix County DA race
Michael Nieskes will be the Republican candidate for St. Croix County district attorney in November. According to unofficial St. Croix County data, Nieskes won the three-way race with 1,370 votes, or 35.75 percent of the vote. He topped challengers Donna Burger (1,251) and Rory O’Sullivan...
August 9, 2016 - 9:26pm
Wisconsin roundup: Polls open in Badger State; Dresser resident charged in St. Paul standoff; eight more state news stories
It's Election Day, but state officials expect only 16-percent of eligible voters to go to the polls. There's at least one primary in six of the eight Wisconsin U.S. House districts, and one contest has drawn national attention -- the First District GOP primary between House Speaker...
August 9, 2016 - 1:11pm
August 3, 2016
Election day: Where not to vote...And also where to vote
The primary featuring contested races for St. Croix County district attorney, two state assembly seats, 3rd and 7th Congressional districts,...
August 3, 2016 - 3:03pm
August 1, 2016
Feingold stops in River Falls, talks voter ID laws
The Pierce County Democratic Party hosted an old friend on Friday evening, July 29, when former U.S. Senator for Wisconsin Russ Feingold made...
August 1, 2016 - 5:13pm
Wisconsin roundup: Primary turnout slated for 16 percent; voter ID law picked apart by judge; 13 more state news stories
MADISON -- About one of every six Wisconsin adults will vote in the Aug. 9 primaries for congressional, state, and county partisan offices. The state Elections Commission predicts a 16-percent statewide turnout, down from almost 19-and-one-half percent four years ago when there was...
August 1, 2016 - 8:36am
July 29, 2016
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Former U.S. Senator for Wisconsin Russ Feingold, who is running for re-election to the same position, will visit River Falls this evening, July...
July 29, 2016 - 3:06pm
December 24, 2014
Some local candidates have now registered
Those who want to run for public office in the spring elections for the River Falls area have until 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6. For school board, there are now four candidates for the three open seats. Those who have filed officially to be school board candidates are the three incumbents,...
December 24, 2014 - 11:42am
November 7, 2012
Republicans all re-elected to area posts
Republicans were winners in area elections Tuesday (District results are partial totals, but indicate winner): Congress (7th Dist.): Kreitlow (D) 134,379; Duffy (R) 174,234 State Senate (10th Dist.): Olson (D) 29,436; Harsdorf (R) 45,328 State Assembly (30th District): Odeen (D)...
November 7, 2012 - 12:01am
July 12, 2011
Moore is winner in recall primary
Democratic 10th District Senate candidate Shelly Moore is the winner of the recall primary election. With all but three of 113 precincts reporting, Moore holds a 17,779-15,245 lead as of 10:15 p.m. The three missing precincts are in Dunn County. Moore won in every county. At about...
July 12, 2011 - 10:08pm
Moore continues to lead as most precincts now reported
Democratic 10th District Senate candidate Shelly Moore has upped her lead and appears to be on her way to vitory with the majority of precincts now reporting. She holds at 14,845-12,624 lead over her opponent Isaac Weix in the recall primary as of about 9:45 p.m. Moore holds leads...
July 12, 2011 - 9:34pm
July 11, 2011
Recall primary set for July 12
The two candidates whose names will be on the 10th Senate District recall primary ballot have very different opinions about the reason for the...
July 11, 2011 - 10:38am
June 2, 2011
Recall elections: They're official
MADISON -- A July 12 recall election was set for state Sen.
June 2, 2011 - 9:52am
April 27, 2011
County set to recount ballots
HUDSON -- St. Croix County Clerk Cindy Campbell was preparing Tuesday, April 26, for the recount procedure for the votes cast April 5 in the...
April 27, 2011 - 2:59pm
February 16, 2011
Primary election results
February 16, 2011 - 8:41am
February 10, 2011
Letter: Brings new energy
I urge residents to vote for Todd Coleman for City Council on Feb. 15. Todd is a very intelligent and thoughtful person. He is frugal and wise, and has closely followed government for a long time. I am confident that Todd will protect our excellent city services while looking for...
February 10, 2011 - 5:27am