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Local students win poster, speech contests
U receives lots of new recycling bins
A life lived inventing
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
Hammond Hotel: 'It's time for a new era'
crime and courts
Falcon men advance to WIAC title game
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Roger N. Hines, 63
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
February 23, 2017
UPDATE: Storm tracks south, sparing metro-area commute
Parts of southeastern Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin were hit with several inches of snow overnight and Friday morning, Feb. 24, but accumulation...
February 23, 2017 - 9:57am
February 17, 2017
Authorities, ambulances called to crash in rural Ellsworth
Authorities responded Friday morning to a two-vehicle crash in rural Ellsworth. The crash, first reported at about 11:40 a.m., occurred on County...
February 17, 2017 - 1:04pm
February 7, 2017
Red Wing-area teens charged in connection with shooting
Town of Ellsworth — A group of Minnesota teenagers will return to Pierce County Circuit Court next week on charges stemming from a 2016 gun-related...
News/crime and courts
February 7, 2017 - 4:02pm
February 1, 2017
New jail facility: Stocking the building for occupancy
ELLSWORTH — As the opening of the new Pierce County Sheriff's Department/Jail approaches, building supplies are getting stocked in preparation. On Oct. 27, Xcel Energy's Prairie Island nuclear plant provided $53,193 in funding to Pierce County for a new emergency operations...
February 1, 2017 - 5:00am
January 13, 2017
Ellsworth man killed in snowmobile vs. SUV crash
An Ellsworth man was killed Thursday, Jan. 12 after the snowmobile he was on collided with an SUV in Prescott. The Pierce County Sheriff’s...
January 13, 2017 - 10:20am
December 1, 2016
Judge: Village police can't keep man from looking through reports
ELLSWORTH — The village of Elmwood’s police department can’t bar a citizen’s request to inspect reports, a judge ruled last week in Pierce County. James Duvall, a Buffalo-Pepin County judge presiding over the civil case between the village and a town of Rock Elm man, said...
December 1, 2016 - 5:00am
October 25, 2016
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth High School is mourning the loss of a student who died in a town of Troy car crash Friday, Oct. 21. Kyra Hayes, Beldenville,...
October 25, 2016 - 5:16pm
October 17, 2016
Deer sends one vehicle into ditch, two to hospital
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS -- Two motorists struck the same deer Monday morning in the town of River Falls, sending them both to the hospital. At about...
October 17, 2016 - 11:11am
October 9, 2016
Last chance to see “Pierce County in War & Peace”
This weekend will be the public’s last chance to see the Pierce County Historical Association’s “Pierce County in War and Peace” exhibit...
October 9, 2016 - 5:00am
October 6, 2016
Pierce County Food pantry needs volunteers
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Food Pantry is in need of volunteers. The Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County signed a three-year lease...
October 6, 2016 - 7:58am
September 7, 2016
Creamery plans second expansion in 3 years
ELLSWORTH -- The Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery recently announced an expansion to the Ellsworth production facility will soon get underway and continue through early 2017. Construction trailers have already arrived at the facility and foundation work began after Labor Day. CEO/Manager...
September 7, 2016 - 10:14am
August 15, 2016
WATCH: Kuehni testifies in homicide case
ELLSWORTH -- Rose Marie Kuehni testified Monday that she shot her boyfriend to death last year with a shotgun she kept loaded in her bedroom...
News/crime and courts
August 15, 2016 - 8:20pm
August 12, 2016
WATCH: Friday fun at the Pierce County Fair
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Fair kicked off Friday with junior horse and open dairy judging, followed by junior and open goat judging. Check...
August 12, 2016 - 4:35pm
WATCH: Thursday thrills at the fair
ELLSWORTH -- A harrowing start to the Pierce County Fair in the form of a windy thunderstorm didn't dampen spirits Thursday. Thursday afternoon...
August 12, 2016 - 3:51pm
August 11, 2016
Pierce County Fair open despite storm damage
UPDATE -- Pierce County Fair manager Ann Webb posted this update on the fair Facebook page concerning parking: "Parking at the Fairgrounds is...
August 11, 2016 - 1:00pm