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Democratic governor’s candidate makes her case in western Wisconsin
Update: Driver identified in Friday morning crash
New slate of executive officers elected to lead Midwestern Higher Education Compact
Buck kill off markedly YOY for Pierce, St. Croix counties
Truck backs into salon, driver arrested for DWI
crime and courts
UWRF women sweep UWEC, Kuechle records back-to-back shutouts
Seven Falcons named to All-WIAC football teams, former Wildcats Zimmerman, Kusilek honored
Three Wildcats named all-BRC
Wild Side: Bipedal hominids enjoy the savanna and the beach
Sundogs shine in River Falls skies
Come and get it
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 6-8
College class to hold fundraising bash for Turningpoint
These upcoming local concerts create holly, jolly offerings
arts and entertainment
Nao Sue Xiong, 65
Ronald A. Nelson, 58
Teresa Heitman, 57
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Melinda M. Zellmer, 50
Days Gone By: Nov. 14, 2013
Letter: What a gift: U.S. flag
Letter: Don’t overlook these hateful public expressions
Letter: Give gifts for veterans
Letter: Readers equal winners
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/28/13 Special Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Public Hearing- Shoreland Districts
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Hearing - Town of Forest Zoning
March 11, 2013
Major night fire sweeps through apartment
Just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday, March 10, local firefighters were sent to a blaze of an engulfed rental building owned by the River Falls Housing...
March 11, 2013 - 12:07pm
March 26, 2009
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
2009 WELL HOUSE ADDITIONS RIVER FALLS MUNICIPAL UTILITIES - RIVER FALLS, WISCONSIN Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by River Falls Municipal Utilities until 3:00 pm, Friday April 3, 2009 at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud, for the furnishing...
March 26, 2009 - 2:24pm
January 30, 2009
Judge questions assessment; only 'comparable' is foreclosure sale
Board of Review members' remarks about the current value of property led a Pierce County judge to agree that the town assessment on a woman's house may be too high. In a decision filed Jan. 28, Judge Robert Wing reversed a property assessment decision made by the Town of Clifton...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Wisconsin delegation votes along party lines in passing Obama's $819 billion spending plan
Wisconsin's five Democrats voted yes, and the state's three Republicans voted no when the U.S. House passed its $819 billion economic stimulus plan Wednesday night. The vote was 244-188. There was almost no GOP support, and all but 11 Democrats pushed it through. Appropriations...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
RF native named director at Kinnic Falls
Patrick Simon, a 1980 graduate of River Falls High School, was recently named CEO/executive director of the 46-bed Kinnic Falls halfway house, 902 Orange St. For the past six years Simon worked as a counselor at Kinnic Falls. He succeeds interim director Del Permann, the former head...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Man gets 58 year sentence in Portage 'House of Horrors' case
His lawyer says Michael Sisk will probably appeal the 58-year prison sentence he was given Tuesday in the Portage "House of Horrors" case. Sisk, 27, was the last of three defendants to be sentenced for the murder of Tammie Garlin, who was found buried in the group's back yard last...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
December 17, 2008
Smoking materials may be cause of Menomonie fire that killed one
Menomonie's fire chief said a fatal house fire was an accident and it was probably caused by smoking materials. John Vancil, 53, died from smoke inhalation and his dog was also killed. The blaze occurred on Monday and officials said it might have burned for some time before a...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Halfway house enters transition phase
His title says "interim," but Del Permann's not just passing time as new executive director/CEO of Kinnic Falls Alcohol-Drug Abuse Services. On...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Wisconsin State Parks June 8 Open House/Free Fishing
Looking for an affordable Sunday family activity? Here's a rare deal -- free admission on June 8 to all Wisconsin state parks, forests and trails during the open house.
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am