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RF Powerlifting meet set for Dec. 9


September 19, 2013
Burning ban suspended
September 19, 2013 - 5:13pm
Photo by Lora Bakke James
UPDATE 2: Children escape bus fire
September 19, 2013 - 9:36am
September 11, 2013
A dairy barn on a farm in the town of Clifton caught fire on Wednesday, Sept. 11. The fire was called in at about 2:10 p.m. Neighbors and farm workers cooperated to get the animals out of the barn. Fire fighters on scene said they did not know if the group was able to remove all of the animals. No people were reported injured.
Five departments battle wind, flames in dairy barn blaze
September 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
August 27, 2013
Burn ban goes into effect for greater River Falls area and beyond (including Prescott)
August 27, 2013 - 12:22pm
June 12, 2013
Paul “Pauly” Whiteside was a volunteer fire fighter in River Falls for over 40 years.
Flame burns down after 40 years of firefighting
June 12, 2013 - 1:50pm
May 27, 2013
May 27, 2013: Three departments fight Sunday evening house fire
May 27, 2013 - 7:45am
May 2, 2013
Roberts Police Chief Dan Burgess announces that a suspect has been arrested, following the investigation of the Tuesday  morning (April 30) fire that has closed St. Croix Central Elementary for the remainder of the school year.
Suspect arrested in SCC school fire
May 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
May 1, 2013
Location found for SCC elementary classes
May 1, 2013 - 4:39pm
A United Fire crewman adjusts the aerial ladder about 5:30 a.m. to enable more firefighters roof access as fire continued to burn in some layer of the roof. Steve Dzubay button
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
March 11, 2013
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Major night fire sweeps through apartment
March 11, 2013 - 12:07pm
January 9, 2013
Ellsworth Fire Department crews are pictured in front of the garage of the Darlene Kerr residence, W5466 County Highway button
UPDATE: House fire in town of Martell sends one to hospital
January 9, 2013 - 12:15pm
November 30, 2012
The barn was located about three miles south-southwest of the Somerset village limits.
Rabbits perish in Somerset barn fire
November 30, 2012 - 9:22am
November 13, 2012
River Falls firefighters adjusted air-packs ahead of moving in to fight a house fire on the city's south side early Tuesday evening. The department's ladder truck poured water on the flames from above. Steve Dzubay photo.
UPDATE 2: Tuesday night fire destroys River Falls' Kennedy Street home
November 13, 2012 - 8:10pm
July 9, 2012
A number of families have been displaced by the weekend fire.
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
Barn fire brings out three departments Monday evening
April 9, 2012 - 8:11pm