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River Falls Journal
VERDICT: Milberg acquitted on all charges
Nutrition nonprofit promotes healthy eating through local food pantries
Deadline approaching for Most Admired Senior Citizen
Milberg trial: Closing arguments begin this afternoon
State could get $13M to fight heroin, opioids; Walker unsure if he'll speak at RNC; Wisconsin boasting nation's top crops; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Four River Falls girls seek Ambassador crown
Crime pays, authors speak at River Falls area winery
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
Belinda Jensen makes a cloud
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/5/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/12/16 Town Board Meeting
Bradley Alan Buschette, 48
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
VERDICT: Milberg acquitted on all charges
November 30, 2012
Rabbits perish in Somerset barn fire
About 120 rabbits died in a rural Somerset barn fire early Friday morning. The Somerset Fire Department was called out to a barn fire at about...
November 30, 2012 - 9:22am
November 13, 2012
UPDATE 2: Tuesday night fire destroys River Falls' Kennedy Street home
A single-family home on Kennedy Street on River Falls' southwest side was left burned and uninhabitable, according to River Falls Fire Chief...
November 13, 2012 - 8:10pm
July 9, 2012
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
Crews from three fire departments were called to New Richmond on Sunday, July 8, to battle a structure fire at 651 Monette Ave. According to...
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
Barn fire brings out three departments Monday evening
A Monday evening fire claimed a barn, said to be empty of livestock, on property owned by Thomas and Holly Kaeder, N4883, CTH OO, a mile south of Hwy. 10, rural Hager City. Ellsworth firefighters were alerted around 7:15 p.m. after fire was reported near a silo that was spreading...
April 9, 2012 - 8:11pm
January 27, 2012
Blaze destroys pole shed, vehicles in Somerset Township
What started as a vehicle fire Thursday afternoon quickly grew and destroyed a pole barn in Somerset Township. Travis Belisle, Somerset Fire/Rescue chief, said the call came in around 4:40 p.m.
January 27, 2012 - 11:15am
November 15, 2011
UPDATED: Fire destroys farm granary, equipment
River Falls Fire Chief Scott Nelson and a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department confirm that pole-shed-style farm building...
November 15, 2011 - 5:16pm
March 31, 2011
Occupants identified, helped after East Ellsworth home fire
The occupants of a house destroyed by fire early Thursday morning on Hwy.
March 31, 2011 - 7:31am
December 27, 2010
Busy Monday for firefighters
River Falls firefighters had a busy Monday afternoon handling calls in the Birch Cliff subdivision, the nearby Leroy Peterson farm and the high...
December 27, 2010 - 3:28pm
December 16, 2010
UPDATED: Students evacuate South Fork Suites
Initial radio traffic indicated the fire was put out but restarted then was doused with an extinguisher. Fire Chief Scott Nelson said the fire...
December 16, 2010 - 12:44pm
November 9, 2010
Fire consumes garage
Firefighters responded to a residential garage fire around 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8 at W 9878 690th Ave., a home owned by Greg Huppert in the...
November 9, 2010 - 9:50am
October 18, 2010
RF firefighters battle garage fire Sunday night
At 9:05 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 17, the River Falls Fire Department responded to N7254 City Rd W for a garage on fire call, according to Fire Chief...
News / accidents
October 18, 2010 - 10:40am
August 2, 2010
Passersby help avert disaster
Neighbors credited three young men who happened to be driving along Sunset Lane around 12:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, as being heroes of the day....
August 2, 2010 - 4:20pm
June 18, 2010
Fire wipes out rural house
A before-dawn blaze Thursday, June 17, destroyed an unoccupied house in the town of Clifton. River Falls Fire Chief Chris Cernohous said the...
June 18, 2010 - 9:41am
April 23, 2010
Grass, pine fire threatens Somerset homes
A large grass fire in a tinder-dry stand of pine trees in Somerset was being battled by firefighters Friday afternoon. Dispatchers received...
April 23, 2010 - 1:33pm
April 15, 2010
Fire generates new life, growth
Who knew that the very folks hired to fight fires, sometimes ignite them? The blazes they set, called controlled or prescribed burns, help...
April 15, 2010 - 4:29pm