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Motorist airlifted after Hager City-area crash
Missing St. Croix River boater found alive, Minn. authorities say
Motorcyclist injured in Pierce County crash
Wisconsin roundup: Search continues for man missing on St. Croix River and more
Liberty Road project funding in place
crime and courts
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
Choirs join together to bring joyful sound
Library to host ‘Maltese Falcon’
Little Golden Book, Gallery events, and River Falls Reads
arts and entertainment
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
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
James D. Foster, 93
Carolyn S. Marske, 76
George E. "Bud" Perry, 82
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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September 2, 2015
Man charged in alleged Saturday night attack: Kirkland facing multiple felonies
UPDATE: An Ellsworth man has been charged in Pierce County Circuit Court with multiple felonies in connection with an alleged attack on a female...
News/crime and courts
September 2, 2015 - 9:22am
August 27, 2015
Homicide suspect ruled incompetent
The rural Ellsworth woman accused of gunning down her husband and dragging his body away from their home was ruled incompetent to stand trial....
News/crime and courts
August 27, 2015 - 12:51pm
August 19, 2015
Lightning strike forces Pierce County to re-route 911 calls
A neighboring county has stepped up to handle 911 calls after a lightning strike temporarily disabled services in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that St. Croix County has been handling 911 calls since late Monday after a lightning strike on...
August 19, 2015 - 8:53am
August 18, 2015
Moments captured at the 2015 Pierce County Fair
The 132nd Pierce County Fair has drawn to a close. The weather was sweltering hot, but the rain held off for four days of performances, tractor/truck...
August 18, 2015 - 1:27pm
July 12, 2015
Ellsworth woman charged with first-degree homicide
ELLSWORTH — An Ellsworth woman accused of shooting her husband to death was ordered Tuesday to undergo a competency evaluation at a secure...
News/crime and courts
July 12, 2015 - 7:59am
July 8, 2015
2015 fair tickets available soon
ELLSWORTH – Pierce County Fair tickets will be sold starting Monday, July 13. The county fair’s theme this year is, “We’ve Got a Good...
July 8, 2015 - 4:11pm
June 15, 2015
Four weekend crashes reported in Pierce County
Crashes around Pierce County kept emergency responders busy over the weekend. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, that began Friday night when an Ellsworth teen’s vehicle crashed and struck a tree in the town of El Paso. Sixteen-year-old Mylon M. Anderson...
June 15, 2015 - 8:55am
June 8, 2015
Motorcyclist injured Sunday in Pierce County crash
A St. Paul man was injured Sunday after being partially ejected from a motorcycle during a crash in Town of Trimbelle. Pierce County sheriff’s deputies were called at 4:49 p.m. to a crash at County Road O and 480th Avenue -- about four miles east of Ellsworth. According to a...
June 8, 2015 - 8:12am
June 1, 2015
Three injured in separate Sunday crashes
Two crashes Sunday in Pierce County sent motorists to the hospital. Deputies were alerted at 3:22 p.m. Sunday to a motorcycle crash at Highway 10 and 1110th Street in Oak Grove Township -- between Prescott and Ellsworth. Two St. Paul residents had been ejected from the motorcycle,...
June 1, 2015 - 8:08am
May 29, 2015
2015 Pierce County Fair: Be an open-class exhibitor
Are you looking for something new to try or just continue on a longstanding tradition? If so, you can be an Open Class exhibitor at this year’s...
May 29, 2015 - 10:58am
May 15, 2015
River Falls man, 53, killed in Pierce County crash
A River Falls man was killed Thursday after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a tree outside Ellsworth. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department identified the man as 53-year-old Charles Kinkade. According to a news release, deputies were called at 2:33 p.m. Thursday to...
May 15, 2015 - 8:40am
February 25, 2015
UPDATE: Five crashes on ice-covered roads send EMS, fire scrambling Tuesday
Emergency services in Pierce County were stretched thin Tuesday afternoon into the evening due to at least four accidents within a span of a...
February 25, 2015 - 9:57am
December 26, 2014
UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
SPRING VALLEY -- A Hazelton, Iowa woman died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul Friday, shortly after the Ford Taurus she was driving crossed the...
December 26, 2014 - 9:33am
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