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Ellsworth woman sentenced to 5 years in prison
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. electric rates some of nation’s highest; more state news stories
Spring semester public astronomy talks and observatory viewings set
Pierce County sheriff's blotter:
UWRF BSU to hold 'African Night'
crime and courts
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
WIAA hockey: Fusion advance, Wildcats ousted
Gymnasts go undefeated in BRC
Powerlifters shine at Elk Mound
WIAA Hockey 2018: Section includes state's top three ranked teams
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/19/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Referendum Forums
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
SUMMONS: Westby Credit Union v. Logan Hope-Belflower; Case 18-SC-19
TOWN OF TROY: 3/1/18 Public Hearing- Great Rivers Wireless Cell Tower
Falls Theatre to add second screen
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Photos: Chamber celebrates Olympic style
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Randleman of Catalyst Receives PTA Recognition
Place a Business Announcement
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Pearl Elinor Olson
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
David William Ruscher Sr.
Carol (Mielke) Bohlool
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Marlin & Carol (Pearson) Krear
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Wellhaven column: Transportation for Wellhaven tenants
From This Perch column: Grading Donald Trump
Letters to the editor: Renewable energy and emergency power
Woodworking column: Talk of the Town: 93 years of the New Yorker
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July 21, 2017
Sheriff's blotter: Hager City burglary, brick thrown through windshield
A caller reported July 10 that a wallet was stolen at a home on 820th Avenue in the town of River Falls. Other suspicious activity was reported...
July 21, 2017 - 5:00am
April 25, 2017
Beldenville man in 'fair' condition after Hager City-area crash
A motorist was airlifted Monday after a two-vehicle crash near the Mississippi River’s back channel in rural Hager City. Scanner transmissions...
April 25, 2017 - 1:20pm
February 21, 2017
Charges: Minn. men plotted bar burglary after Super Bowl
Two Minnesota men decided the night after the Super Bowl was a prime time to strike poker machines inside a Hager City bar, according to court...
February 21, 2017 - 7:36am
January 13, 2017
Hager City women injured in Highway 35 crash
Two Hager City women were hospitalized Thursday, Jan. 12 after a crash that temporarily closed Highway 35 in the town of Diamond Bluff. The Pierce...
January 13, 2017 - 10:25am
October 10, 2016
Motorcycle driver injured in Hager City crash
A Minnesota man was hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle he was driving rearended a pickup truck in Hager City. Pierce County sheriff’s deputies were called at 6:06 p.m. to the crash at Highway 63 and 830th Street in the town of Trenton, where 1982 Harley-Davidson had struck...
October 10, 2016 - 7:56am
March 16, 2016
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
HAGER CITY -- Family members of Marya Christiansen clung to hopes Wednesday that the Hager City woman would be found, while authorities converged...
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm
March 15, 2016
6 a.m. UPDATE -- Family seeks volunteers to search for missing Hager City woman
The family of missing Hager City woman Marya Christiansen is planning informational meetings today at the Red Wing American Legion (218 W. Fourth...
March 15, 2016 - 6:29am
December 3, 2015
UPDATE: Highway 35 crash victim in 'fair' condition
A Pierce County woman was hospitalized Wednesday after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 35 in Hudson. Hager City resident Karen E. Roesler,...
December 3, 2015 - 10:28am
October 12, 2015
Two injured in Pierce County motorcycle crashes
Two Minnesota men were injured in separate motorcycle crashes Sunday in Pierce County. The first crash was reported just before 4 p.m. on 170th Avenue and Highway 35 in Hager City. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, 55-year-old Edward Withuski from Brooklyn...
October 12, 2015 - 8:16am
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 11, 2013
Pedestrian hurt in accident in Hager Heights parking lot
HAGER CITY - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Hager Heights Drive-In Restaurant Saturday afternoon. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department report, at 3:27 p.m. Jacob Knecht, 48, of Minneapolis was standing at the driver's side window of...
August 11, 2013 - 10:00am
UPDATE: River Falls man in good condition following Tuesday's morning accident
A River Falls man is reported in good condition, following a two-car accident Tuesday morning in the Pierce County Town of Trenton. Serena L. Hoisington, 16, Hager City, was northbound on US Highway 63 around 7:08 a.m., when she crossed the centerline and struck a southbound Ford...
December 11, 2012 - 2:57pm
November 30, 2011
Korean War battle presentation Dec. 10 at the Woodshed
There will be a documentary/presentation about the Korean War and the Battle for Bunker Hill on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 1 p.m. at the Woodshed...
November 30, 2011 - 1:05pm
September 7, 2011
Seven-year old Bodee O'Neil of Hager City is a national champion hillclimb motorcycle rider as he won the title in the 50cc Class last month...
September 7, 2011 - 2:15pm
February 23, 2011
Whitetail and Hunting Expo in Hager City
Here will be 150 to 200 locally made deer mounts on display, including Scott Kruse's BC Book buck and an eight-point replica of Jessie Sullivan's...
February 23, 2011 - 9:59am