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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2016-16 and 2016-17
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/8/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/5/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
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Featured editorial: They keep at it, keep us going
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November 10, 2014
Funeral service set for Dr. E.R. Jonas; died Friday, Nov. 7
Dr. Eugene R. Jonas, longtime Ellsworth physician, community leader and philanthropist, died Friday evening, Nov. 7 at his home in River Falls. He was 84. Jonas practiced medicine in Ellsworth for 33 years, arriving there in 1961. He also served as Pierce County Coroner for more...
November 10, 2014 - 8:36am
November 6, 2014
River Falls will take on Prescott’s ambulance service
Starting Jan. 1, the Prescott Ambulance Service will be consolidated with the River Falls Emergency Medical Services. "By combining the strengths of both organizations, we can offer a higher level of service to Prescott and surrounding communities," said Joe Rohl, Prescott Fire and...
November 6, 2014 - 2:33pm
October 8, 2014
UPDATE: Ellsworth man in good condition following a two-vehicle accident
An Ellsworth man was taken to Regions Hospital Tuesday morning following a two-vehicle accident on State Highway 65 and County Highway W in the town of River Falls. Pierce County sheriff's deputy Herman Kreig reports investigation determined Shaan York, 36, rear-ended a fellow...
October 8, 2014 - 10:51am
October 6, 2014
Ellsworth woman 'fair' after Sunday evening crash
An Ellsworth woman was listed in fair condition Monday morning at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, recovering from injuries suffered Sunday evening when her car left Hwy. 65 and struck a driveway, north of Beldenville. Jeana M. Hines, 31, was transported directly to St. Paul by Ellsworth...
October 6, 2014 - 9:16am
September 19, 2014
Permann adds St. Paul’s to list of churches served
The fact he continues being a minister late in life attests to Rev. Delbert Permann’s contention he really enjoys it.
September 19, 2014 - 10:46am
September 15, 2014
UPDATE: Hager City teenager hospitalized after Thursday evening crash
A 15-year-old child from Hager City is in fair condition at Gillette Children's Hospital after the vehicle he was riding in Thursday, struck a tree in the town of Martell.
September 15, 2014 - 3:03pm
August 26, 2014
Update: Peterson in 'fair' condition after early morning crash
One driver was airlifted and the other, transported by ground ambulance to area hospitals early Tuesday following a two-vehicle broadside collision on CTH N at 650th Street, east of Beldenville. The more seriously injured of the two men, Daniel Peterson, 60, of Beldenville, was reported...
August 26, 2014 - 3:08pm
August 22, 2014
Thanks to the Auxiliary, sick children will receive Christmas stockings
The Shriner's Women's Auxiliary met at the Ellsworth Masonic Center to create Christmas stockings for the children staying at Shriners Hospitals. ...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 22, 2014 - 9:49am
August 20, 2014
Days Gone By: Matzek reunions
Editor’s Note: Chris Falteisek, former director of liturgy and music at St. Bridget’s, now of Denmark Township, Minn., near Afton Ski, supplied...
August 20, 2014 - 12:06pm
August 12, 2014
Update: Ellsworth man dies of injuries suffered Saturday; driver awaits charges
A 20-year-old Ellsworth man died Sunday at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, some 30 hours after he was thrown or fell from a car driven by an alleged drunk driver in the village at 2:42 a.m. Saturday. Nicholas Rhiel of Ellsworth was found unconscious early Saturday on the street in...
August 12, 2014 - 4:05pm
August 11, 2014
Educator, school secretary gives fair office a try
Tammy Pitzen has several reasons why she wanted to be the new secretary for the Pierce County Fair office, a role she assumed in December, succeeding...
August 11, 2014 - 9:36am
August 10, 2014
From cars to karaoke: Saturday Night at the Pierce County Fair
A record number of entries plus the normal huge crowd of spectators were highlights of the Ellsworth Funsters annual Demolition Derby at the...
August 10, 2014 - 11:32am
August 9, 2014
Good weather sets fair up for big weekend
Another year of almost perfect weather has the Pierce County Fair set for a big weekend of attendance. With the forecast for Saturday and...
August 9, 2014 - 8:54am
August 6, 2014
New fair food provides 'smoke and mirrors' experience
Nitro Ice Cream, a new food vendor at the Pierce County Fair this year, uses science to give customers dessert and a show. Its ice cream is made from liquid nitrogen that turns into gas, flash freezes and creates a spectacle before being turned into food. “There’s all kinds...
August 6, 2014 - 9:29pm
Maintenance of Pierce County Fairgrounds more than just routine before 2014 fair
There are always buildings and grounds projects to be done at the Pierce County Fairgrounds. “It’s just part of routine maintenance,”...
August 6, 2014 - 9:21pm