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Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
Falcon Center at UW-River Falls officially opens to public
UWRF named 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Regional University
Wisconsin Roundup: Baldwin Pushes For Obamacare Repeal Rejection; and more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcats fall to Chippewa Falls
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club elects officers
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Manville Quay Kenney, 66
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
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September 19, 2017
Trial set in case of River Falls-area dog slaying
A December trial date was set in the case of a town board member accused of fatally shooting his neighbor's dog. St. Croix County Circuit Court...
September 19, 2017 - 8:31am
July 26, 2017
Town board member charged with killing neighbor's dog
A town supervisor, allegedly roiled by attacks on his livestock, told authorities a neighbor's dog had wandered onto his rural River Falls property,...
July 26, 2017 - 9:33am
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
March 15, 2016
Learn about waterway at 2016 St. Croix Summit
The biggest and best conference yet about the St. Croix River will take place at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on March 22-23. The...
March 15, 2016 - 8:46am
March 13, 2014
Creativity brings lightheartedness to harsh winter
After recent heavy snowfalls in Feburary, a snowplow left two big clumps of snow on the edge of the road in Kinnickinnic Township. Someone got...
March 13, 2014 - 9:33am
January 31, 2014
UPDATE: River Falls firefighters handle night blaze
An abandoned farm house was seen engulfed with flames after 10:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30. It was destroyed by the time River Falls firefighters put it out. No animals or people were inside at the time. The building is in the town of Kinnickinnic, 498 Valley View Road on 36 acres...
January 31, 2014 - 12:30pm
December 20, 2013
Town of Troy won’t back down on lawsuit settlement
In 2006 and 2007, the town of Troy was involved in a lawsuit filed by Paul Madsen of Minneapolis. Madsen sued the town after it fined him for failing to obtain a building permit or comply with the town’s river way laws regulating alterations and construction on his property located...
December 20, 2013 - 9:51am
November 1, 2013
Editorial: Whatever happened to the local control mantra?
Perhaps many of you read Axel Bogdan’s letter last week: “Don’t let state Legislature seize local town controls.” Bogdan, a Kinnickinnic town board supervisor, warned about a proposed bill by two Republican state lawmakers — Sen. Tom Tiffany, Hazelhurst, and Rep. Joan...
November 1, 2013 - 10:12am
September 6, 2013
Town frac mining moratorium to continue
The Kinnickinnic Town Board voted at its Sept. 3 regular meeting to add a six-month extension beginning Nov. 1 to the current moratorium on frac-sand mining. Town board Chairman Jerry Olson said the extension gives the board more time to get its permanent Nonmetalic Mining...
September 6, 2013 - 9:40am
July 23, 2013
Cookbook editors: Town history deserves own volume
When she found the small book, handmade and titled "Kinnickinnic Kook Book," among her deceased mother's things, Jan DeCraene knew she'd stumbled...
July 23, 2013 - 9:25am
Kinni subdivision law to go before the public
Town of Kinnickinnic Plan Commission Chairman Peter Bloch presented the Town Board with a rough draft of the revised subdivision law at the July 9 town board meeting that has been in the works for years. Bloch said he wants the Town Board to understand the law and be comfortable with...
July 23, 2013 - 9:04am
April 14, 2013
Kinnickinnic: Back to zoning, new liquor law
Supervisor Bill Gnatzig told Kinnickinnic town board members at the April 8 meeting that maybe they were too hasty about not opting out of St. Croix County zoning. Gnatzig and Town Board Chairman Roger Van Beek attended a meeting in the town of Warren. They learned of other municipalities...
April 14, 2013 - 2:56pm
Merits of liquor law ignites gun club debate
When Scott Andrzejczak applied for a liquor license to open a winery back in October, he probably never dreamed it would spark debate, confusion and discord that would linger for months. While trying to hammer out a liquor license law at the March 5 Kinnickinnic Town Board meeting,...
March 14, 2013 - 9:07am
January 21, 2013
Former city administrator's book brings boat-racing era to life
When Bernie Van Osdale retired from his job as River Falls city administrator late in 2008, he said he was bound for more time with his boats,...
January 21, 2013 - 10:04am