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UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
For adult residents of River Falls: How about applying for a job on the City Council
UPDATE: Plane crashed 10 minutes after takeoff
Police Beat: Passed out atop a truck, drunken man finds he’s not in Bay City anymore
PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF Blotter: Strange calls, critters and scary intruders
crime and courts
Kids fishing event held July 25 at Lake Mallalieu
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
Kids meet 'Local Heroes' at Library
Featured photo: Directions to the moon
4-H group installs Little Free Library at Kinni town hall
She’s reached a grand old age and thriving on her own
Local kids perform ‘Wizard of Oz’
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Bartosh Canyon Outfall Repairs
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE NOTICE
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Public Hearing - Official Flag
TOWN OF TROY: 8/6/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Ellen M. Smith, 84
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Timothy John "TJ" Williamson Jr., 26
Mary G. Rivard, 90
Mark Alan Bennett, 60
Days Gone By: Battle between ‘wets’ and ‘drys’ raged on and on
Featured guest column: Want to park in my driveway? Bring change
Days Gone By: 1888 saw the rise of temperance groups and the fall of saloons in the city
Days Gone By: Elixirs, liniments, and pain relievers
Get Out! Deals
November 20, 2009
Lawmakers propose state microbe, motorcycle
A state legislator wants to pay homage to Wisconsin's dairy industry by declaring one of its key organisms as the official state microbe. Assembly Democrat Gary Hebl of Sun Prairie has introduced a bill to honor the Lacto-coccus lactis. It's a natural bacterium which ferments milk...
November 20, 2009 - 9:49am
Business leaders seek to save Erik Buell's motorcycle plant, after Harley-Davidson announces shut down
Walworth County business leaders are trying to save Erik Buell's motorcycle plant, after Harley-Davidson said it would drop the Buell line of sport bikes. Buell's been making them in East Troy since the 1980s, and Harley bought his business in '98 and kept it going. But after being...
October 20, 2009 - 9:24am
October 16, 2009
Harley-Davidson might start building motorcycles overseas someday
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it might start building motorcycles overseas someday. The company sells 30 percent of its bikes overseas now, and that figure could rise to 40 percent by 2014. India is one of the fastest-growing markets, along with China and eastern Europe. Harley...
October 16, 2009 - 9:00am
September 11, 2009
Harley-Davidson closes Wauwatosa plant this month
Fifty workers will be laid off when Harley-Davidson closes its plant in Wauwatosa this month. The closing is set for Sept. 25 and it is expected to remain closed through the end of the fourth quarter. Maybe longer. The company has notified the Department of Workforce Development...
September 11, 2009 - 9:00am
August 27, 2009
Harley-Davidson starts subsidiary in India, dealerships possible
Wisconsin Harleys will be roaring in India next year. The Milwaukee motorcycle company has started a subsidiary near Delhi - and it's looking for dealership locations in several major cities. India is world's second-largest motorcycle market. But Harley never jumped in because...
August 27, 2009 - 9:00am
July 16, 2009
Harley Davidson cuts another 1,000 jobs
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it will cut another 1,000 jobs, after its profit for the last quarter plunged by 91 percent. The famous motorcycle company reports total earnings of almost $20 million from April-June, down from $223 million in the same quarter of 2008. Revenues...
July 16, 2009 - 9:00am
May 26, 2009
One-million mile Harley-Davidson headed for Sturgis museum
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson is being criticized for giving its only known motorcycle with a million miles on it to the Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Sturgis, S.D. Former state Sen. Dave Zien of Eau Claire bought the 1991 FXRT when it was new and it hit the 1 million-mile mark April...
May 26, 2009 - 9:00am
May 20, 2009
Harley-Davidson won't build new plant in East Troy
Harley-Davidson has changed its mind about building a new plant in East Troy to consolidate its Buell Motorcycle division. The $10 million project was announced last week. But Harley spokeswoman Rebecca Bortner said executives took a fresh look at it, and decided that Buell can...
May 20, 2009 - 9:17am
August 25, 2008
Big Harley-Davidson birthday bash planned in Milwaukee
Harley riders are on their way to Milwaukee to celebrate the motorcycle legend's 105th anniversary. Harley-Davidson organized 105 starting points around the country that merge into 25 routes headed toward the company's home town. Thousands of riders are due in Wednesday. Over 100,000...
August 25, 2008 - 12:00am