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Former caregiver sentenced to prison; husband also enters guilty plea
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Police Beat: Shoplifters try to wear it well; another Pokemon excuse
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
Weekend Happenings Aug. 19-21
Chamber members gather for breakfast, business talk
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
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May 21, 2008
Brew Crew help themselves out of the cellar; Villanueva losts starting spot
The Milwaukee Brewers jumped out of last place in the National League Central after beating the Pirates in Pittsburgh last night, 7-2. Manny Parra got his first win in eight starts, while the Brewer offense pounded out 14 hits. All cylinders were clicking for the first time in...
May 21, 2008 - 9:00am
May 20, 2008
Brew Crew look to get out of the cellar; Melvin on Braun's comments
The Milwaukee Brewers could dig their way out of last place in the National League Central with a win at Pittsburgh tonight (Tuesday). The Pirates are the only Central team the Brewers haven't played yet. Pittsburgh is 21-23, 6.5 games behind the first-place Cubs. Cincinnati is...
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 19, 2008
Bad weekend in Boston puts Brew Crew in cellar
The Milwaukee Brewers are in last place in the National League Central after losing a slug-fest at Boston yesterday 11-7. The Brewers led 4-3 before the Red Sox scored three runs in the fourth to go in front for good. David Ortiz homered twice and doubled as Boston swept the Brewers...
May 19, 2008 - 9:00am
May 16, 2008
Sheets gives up six as Brewers fall to Dodgers; Braun gets big payday
The Milwaukee Brewers have lost two straight, after dropping their series finale to the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-2 Thursday at Miller Park. The Dodgers broke a scoreless tie with six runs in the seventh inning. Ben Sheets gave up all six and he took his first loss of the year against...
May 16, 2008 - 12:00am
May 15, 2008
Brewers bullpen blows 3-run lead
The Milwaukee Brewers blew a three-run lead in the final three innings and lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Wednesday night at Miller Park. Eric Gagne was rested after going three innings the previous two nights and it was Guillermo Mota's turn to blow a save. He took a one-run...
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Brewers rally against Dodgers; Gagne gets save
Eric Gagne returned to his closer's role last night, as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 at Miller Park. He put two runners on base in the ninth, but Juan Pierre popped out to give Gagne his 10th save of the year. He lost the job Sunday after he doubted himself...
May 14, 2008 - 9:00am
May 12, 2008
Pink bats work well for Brewers; Gagne benched
Ryan Braun homered twice to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat St. Louis 5-3 at Miller Park. Both were solo shots with a pink bat, as part of a Mother's Day fund-raiser throughout the Majors for breast cancer research. Jeff Suppan went seven innings to get the win, the first since...
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Brewers back home with 6-game losing streak
The Milwaukee Brewers are back home after a 2-7 road trip, capped off with a 7-2 loss at Florida Thursday night. It was the Brewers' sixth straight defeat and the second straight time they were swept in a series. Matt Treanor hit a three-run homer and Jorge Cantu had a two-run...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Brewers bomb fifth straight
The Milwaukee Brewers have lost five straight for the first time since last August, after falling at Florida Wednesday night 6-2. Dave Bush gave up six runs in six innings in his first start since coming back from Triple-"A" Nashville. Bush is now 0-4 and his ERA is a tad under...
May 8, 2008 - 9:00am
May 7, 2008
Brewers only get two hits and get blanked by Marlins
The Milwaukee Brewers only had two hits Tuesday night in losing at Florida 3-0. Ryan Braun doubled and Prince Fielder singled for the only hits off Scott Olsen, who was one out short of his first career complete game. He walked four and struck out eight, as he improved to 4-1....
May 7, 2008 - 9:00am
May 6, 2008
Melvin gives Gagne vote of confidence despite blown saves
Milwaukee Brewers' closer Eric Gagne will stay in that role for now. Brewers' General manager Doug Melvin says there are no plans to remove the 32-year-old veteran even though he leads the Majors with five blown saves. Gagne walked three, including the tying run, in the ninth...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 5, 2008
Brewers get swept in Houston; blow 4-run lead
The Brewers blew a four-run lead and Eric Gagne blew his Major League-leading fifth save, as Milwaukee lost at Houston 8-6 in 12 innings Sunday. Hunter Pence hit a walk-off two-run homer off Mitch Stetter, who took the loss to go 1-1. But it would have never gotten that far had...
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
Brewers take Cubs in an exciting finish
Ryan Braun hit a two-run double in the ninth inning Thursday to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 win over the Cubs in Chicago. Starter Yovani Gallardo is okay, after his knee went backward and he tumbled to the ground on his back. It happened on a play at first, as Gallardo leaped...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Brewers pitchers make Wrigley Field house of horrors - for Brewers
The Milwaukee Brewers got clobbered last night by the Chicago Cubs, 19-5 at Wrigley Field. The Cubs scored six runs in the first, and rolled from there. Geovany Soto belted a pair of three-run homers, one off starter-and-losing pitcher Jeff Suppan, and the other off Brian Shouse....
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Brew Crew unloads on Cubbies and gain a game
The Milwaukee Brewers had a season-high 17 hits last night, in beating the Chicago Cubs 10-7 at Wrigley Field. Mike Cameron reached base four times in his first contest after a 25-game illegal-substance suspension. Cameron had a double, a two-run single, an infield hit and a walk,...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am