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August 17, 2017
New Richmond woman charged with arson after Wednesday apartment fire
August 17, 2017 - 4:39pm
August 16, 2017
Ken Phillips shakes hands with River Falls Fire Chief Scott Nelson after being presented with a plaque for his help putting out a fire in his neighbor's home.  Photo courtesy Anne McAlpine.
Local cook 'hero of the hour' for housing authority
August 16, 2017 - 7:00am
June 12, 2017
Rural River Falls home destroyed in fire
June 12, 2017 - 3:49pm
June 2, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker, shown here during a Friday, June 2, visit to Hudson High School, signed a bill the previous day relaxing regulations on high-capacity wells in Wisconsin. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: High-capacity well bill signed into law; cheese gets official state designation; 9 more state news stories
June 2, 2017 - 11:19am
June 1, 2017
Firefighters battled a plant fire that left at least one person dead and several injured Wednesday, May 31, in Cambria, Wis. Photo courtesy of ReadyWisconsin
Wisconsin roundup: One dead, 2 missing, 11 injured in ethanol plant fire; 8 more state news stories
June 1, 2017 - 10:04am
May 8, 2017
Houlton Elementary, shown here, was one of four Wisconsin institutions honored for its implementation of "green"-friendly practices. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Hudson-area school gains national honors for 'green' efforts; 11 more state news stories
May 8, 2017 - 8:34am
April 15, 2017
A fire that broke out at River City Metal & Auto Salvage late Saturday morning, April 15 was expected to smolder for awhile due to the contents of the building. Submitted photo
Fire destroys part of River City Metal
April 15, 2017 - 8:53pm
April 14, 2017
Firefighters break through from the exterior toward the apartment where the blaze appeared to start.play button
VIDEO: Major apartment fire in Somerset Friday afternoon, nobody injured
April 14, 2017 - 6:54pm
April 11, 2017
The Kinni Cafe has been closed about two weeks after a fire. Submitted photo
Fire temporarily closes Kinni Cafe
April 11, 2017 - 4:31pm
January 31, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Beloit College leader after threats: ‘Let us reject hate;' UW advises Muslim students not to leave U.S.; and 11 more state news stories
January 31, 2017 - 7:36am
January 16, 2017
Police: Wis. man dies after setting off explosion in apartment building
January 16, 2017 - 6:03pm
December 28, 2016
Firefighters extinguish what's left of a pole shed Wednesday outside a town of St. Joseph home. No one was injured in the fire. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Pole shed, truck destroyed in St. Joe fire
December 28, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 15, 2016
River Falls firefighters were called back to a house at 111 N. Fourth St. to put out a small fire in the house, which is owned by Servant of the Shepherd Church. (River Falls Journal photo by Gretta Stark)
River Falls firefighters deal first with smoky odor, then later for real blaze
December 15, 2016 - 9:47am
December 13, 2016
Traffic along I-94 was stopped this morning after a semi truck east of the Roberts exit started on fire. Authorities have yet to release more information about the fire. (Raymond T. Rivard photograph)
UPDATE: I-94 cleared after truck fire
December 13, 2016 - 1:43pm
December 1, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
December 1, 2016 - 11:06am
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