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Greenwood named National School of Character
River Falls' Zimmerman seeks crackdown on distracted driving; 9 more state news stories
High Court upholds state ruling in Troy land dispute
UPDATE: Ellsworth man dies from injuries in Highway 10 crash
crime and courts
Golfers honored for academics
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Four Wildcats All-BRC
Falcon Roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
River Falls Cheerleading opens for youth
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - New School Buses
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/26/17 Special Meeting re: Board Retreat
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Liquor Licenses Hearing
TOWN OF TROY: 7/6/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Russell V. Tauferner, 92
Dorothy Esther Johnson, 83
Ruth Afdahl, 82
Corey B. Carlson, 36
Matthias Cremer Putzier
Letters to the editor
Arts Minded: Developing art scene is inspiring
Library Notes: You should never be without a good book!
Viewpoint: Celebrating Wisconsin's Dairyland
From This Perch column: Fear is the enemy
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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
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