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Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Meyer Middle School March Students of the Month
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'Great Greenwood Giveaway' is back
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Hockey: U14 Blackcats take runner up at nationals
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
RF ready to make 'Torch Run' again
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VIDEO: RF takes back the night
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TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
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Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
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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
August 4, 2016
Concerns raised over county road traffic with new proposed ATV routes
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Board was asked to consider the addition of two ATV routes in the towns of Trenton and Hartland by the Pierce County ATV Association at its July 26 meeting. Utility terrain vehicles (UTVs) are included under the definition of ATVs for this ordinance....
August 4, 2016 - 8:41am
Disaster declaration and zoning ordinance under review
ELLSWORTH -- On July 5, Pierce County experienced some extreme weather. The recorded weather included a tornado touchdown, heavy rains, torrential rainfall and flash flooding. This resulted in damage to roads as well as Nugget Lake County Park. During the July 26 Pierce County Board...
August 4, 2016 - 8:39am
July 28, 2016
While landlocked, new River Falls/Ellsworth reporter finds new waters to chart
While she loves the ocean and has studied it in depth, this Hawaiian-born journalist, food blogger, gamer, fashion editor, photographer and designer...
July 28, 2016 - 5:00am
July 26, 2016
Slow road to rural broadband continues
ELLSWORTH — State technology officials offered no quick solutions last week for bringing broadband connections to rural communities, but restated...
July 26, 2016 - 3:50pm
July 23, 2016
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
ELLSWORTH -- Judge James Duvall decided against turning the Pierce County Courthouse into Grand Central Station for a day. Faced with the prospect...
News/crime and courts
July 23, 2016 - 9:00am