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River Falls Journal
Slow road to rural broadband continues
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
July 15, 2011
River Falls to celebrate Ethel Johnson Day
Ethel Johnson is an active member of several community organizations, she volunteers working with kids and charities, and she's about to turn...
July 15, 2011 - 1:33pm
June 7, 2011
County supervisor pleads guilty to possession
A Pierce County Board member pled guilty Monday to possession of drug paraphernalia. Cullen T. Peterson, 25, River Falls, was ordered to pay...
June 7, 2011 - 11:21am
May 9, 2011
St. Croix redistricting hearing is Thursday
St. Croix County residents are invited to comment on a proposed redistricting plan when the St. Croix County Board holds a special meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 12, at the Government Center in Hudson. The board's Administration Committee reviewed six draft plans and chose one that...
May 9, 2011 - 4:06pm
March 29, 2011
County Board to remain at 17 supervisors
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors will stay at 17 members for the foreseeable future. The board approved the request Tuesday. The request...
March 29, 2011 - 7:48am
March 25, 2011
Moody joins North Hudson Police Department
The North Hudson Police Department has a new patrol officer with a familiar name. Bobby Moody is a member of the Moody family of River Falls...
March 25, 2011 - 8:21am
December 21, 2010
Editorial: A lawsuit that shouldn't have been
Recently a St. Croix County man did something rare: He sued the county, made his point and then asked for only $254.90 -- just enough to cover out-of-pocket costs for filing the complaint. Our commendations to Mark Brosi and his attorney, Andrea Olmanson, who apparently asked for...
December 21, 2010 - 2:05pm
December 10, 2010
Knudson sets listening sessions
Representative-Elect Dean Knudson will hold listening sessions in Hudson and Prescott Wednesday, Dec. 15. Knudson, elected last month to represent the 30th District in the State Assembly, will take office on Jan. 3. "The focus will be on improving our economic climate," Knudson said,...
December 10, 2010 - 10:07am
November 16, 2010
Committee selects AC candidate
The Pierce County Finance and Personnel committee turned to one of its own in selecting the county's next Administrative Coordinator. In a surprise, the F&P committee Monday nominated Rod Rommel, who serves on that committee for the position. The full County Board will act on the...
November 16, 2010 - 5:12pm
October 7, 2010
Candidate John Shilts seeks techology advances for sheriff's department
A bet against John Shilts becoming the new sheriff of St. Croix County is a bad idea ...
October 7, 2010 - 8:48am
October 1, 2010
Plum City man declares candidacy for sheriff
Oake C. Gregory, Plum City, has declared his write-in candidacy for Pierce County Sheriff. Gregory is seeking the position as an independent,...
October 1, 2010 - 9:58am
County Board okays more hours for drug court post
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved an increase in hours from 28 to 40 for Linda Hoyt, drug court coordinator. The move was made due to the increased number of participants since the program started. It was also said the increase in Hoyt's hours could...
October 1, 2010 - 7:40am
July 14, 2010
City Council approves new Hudson park
A new park will be established following a 3-2 decision by the Hudson City Council on July 6. The 10-acre park on the east side of Hwy. 35 south...
July 14, 2010 - 9:05am
April 30, 2010
County gives 2011 increase to clerk of court but not sheriff
The St. Croix County clerk of court who takes office at the start of 2011 will get an 11 percent pay raise, but there will be no increase for the sheriff. Next year's pay for the clerk will be $61,000 while the sheriff will be paid $80,225.
April 30, 2010 - 12:24pm
April 29, 2010
Consultant recommends replacing health building
It would be prudent for St.
April 29, 2010 - 7:50am
April 22, 2010
Chair says board must abandon pattern of inaction
April 22, 2010 - 9:02am