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River Falls Journal
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
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
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
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
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
October 17, 2012
Winter coat giveaway for local kids, donations needed
The Basics for Local Kids program is giving away winter-wear items to local kids ages 0-18-years-old. Gently used and new coats, boots, snow...
October 17, 2012 - 1:29pm
September 25, 2012
UPDATE: Elmwood man injured in rollover near El Paso
EL PASO - An Elmwood man was injured Tuesday afternoon when the car he was driving entered the ditch and rolled. Steven J. Traynor, 60, was...
September 25, 2012 - 6:29pm
Sept. 25, 2012: UPDATE: Ellsworth woman released from Regions Hospital
Two people were transported to area hospitals early Tuesday following a rollover accident that closed U.S. Hwy. 10 for a time. Brian Shilts,...
September 25, 2012 - 7:53am
August 26, 2012
UPDATE: Victims in Saturday night colllison were both Red Wing residents
A 30-year-old woman and 22-year-old man -- both from Red Wing, Minn. -- were identified Sunday as those who died in a head-on crash and subsequent fire that occurred late Saturday night on Highway 63 near the Pierce-St. Croix county line. Traci Lee Nannette Hardy, 30, and Scott Mikael...
August 26, 2012 - 6:28am
August 22, 2012
Pierce Legal Clinic set for Aug. 28
The State Bar of Wisconsin Volunteer Lawyers Program and the St. Croix Valley Bar Association are sponsoring a free legal clinic to provide general...
August 22, 2012 - 12:49pm
August 16, 2012
Fire, smoke damages home northwest of Ellsworth
The Ellsworth Fire Department was called to the Beverly J. Prichard property, N6102 740th Ave., Ellsworth, shortly after 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Information...
August 16, 2012 - 8:40pm
August 12, 2012
Pierce County teams win WBA playoff openers, Ellsworth plays River Falls today
Pierce County's St. Croix Valley League teams all won their first Wisconsin Baseball Association Saturday afternoon. At Osceola's Okey Park,...
August 12, 2012 - 8:15am
July 25, 2012
Lift accident benefit planned July 29
A benefit for Troy Langer will be held at Clyde's Corner in Beldenville this Sunday, July 29, from 2-6 p.m. On May 16, Langer, 33, of Ellsworth,...
July 25, 2012 - 2:39pm
July 24, 2012
Fairgrounds hosts motocross event Friday
High-flying, fast paced dirt bike and ATV racing will be featured as the preview show for this summer's premier event, the Pierce County Fair...
arts and entertainment/News
July 24, 2012 - 9:42am
July 23, 2012
Benefit planned for Jordan Bloomstrand
A benefit has been planned on Saturday, July 28, for Jordan Bloomstrand of Ellsworth, to help cover his medical expenses. Last year, at age...
July 23, 2012 - 9:02am
July 18, 2012
All kids are welcome to enter their biggest and best gardening project
The St. Croix Valley Master Gardener Association will again sponsor a "fun" contest for youth at the Pierce County Fair, to be held Aug. 9-12...
July 18, 2012 - 10:10am
July 2, 2012
Nelson descendants plan family reunion
The descendants of Andreas and Sonne Nelson, pioneer Norwegian settlers in the Martell area, will celebrate their heritage with a family reunion...
July 2, 2012 - 4:05pm
June 26, 2012
Longtime supervisor, El Paso clerk Lloyd Yanisch dies
A longtime Pierce County Board Supervisor and Town of El Paso Clerk has died. Lloyd E. Yanisch suffered a heart attack and died Saturday. He was 93. Yanisch served as town clerk for El Paso from 1965-2001 and as a Pierce County Board Supervisor from 1983-2000. On the occasion of...
June 26, 2012 - 9:05am
June 18, 2012
Four injured in Sunday morning crash near Bay City
BAY CITY -- One person was airlifted and three others transported by ambulance to Fairview Red Wing Medical Center following a two-vehicle crash near Bay City at 11:35 a.m., Sunday. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department said that vehicles driven by Audrey Burgess of Ellsworth and...
June 18, 2012 - 8:21am
June 8, 2012
State Supreme Court denies Rowan's request her constitutional rights were violated
The State Supreme Court said it was okay for law enforcement officers to search a western Wisconsin woman's body, her car and her home for weapons anytime, even for no reason. The order applies to Tally Rowan, 36, of Ellsworth, as part of her extended supervision after she was convicted...
June 8, 2012 - 5:00pm