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Duty calls for National Guard command sergeant major from River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
Back the blue? Sure, how about with 111 shirts!
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
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
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
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
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
Real Estate Showcase
June 16, 2013
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic...
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 10, 2013
Lisa Fasbender benefit June 22
Friends and Coates RV co-workers of Lisa Fasbender, formerly of Prescott area, are organizing a fundraiser on Saturday, June 22, to help Lisa with medical costs associated with her treatment for Stage 4 Breast Cancer. She has undergone a double mastectomy and is scheduled for further...
June 10, 2013 - 12:57pm
June 6, 2013
Minnesota man dies in boat accident on St. Croix River
A 40-year-old Afton, Minnesota man died Wednesday night after a boat he was riding in collided with a rockface north of Kinnikinnic State Park. David Joseph Riley was pronounced dead at the scene by Pierce County Medical Examiner John Worsing around 11:45 p.m., said Sheriff's Investigator...
June 6, 2013 - 12:55pm
June 5, 2013
Prescott man robbed at knifepoint in Newport
NEWPORT - Police say a man was robbed at knifepoint last week after he went to a secluded area of Newport to meet another male for sex. Police...
June 5, 2013 - 10:48am
May 28, 2013
UPDATE: Act of Congress leads to bridge project's start
It was a day John Soderberg didn't know if he'd ever witness. In the shadow of the aging Stillwater Lift Bridge, area business leaders, residents,...
May 28, 2013 - 5:14pm
May 16, 2013
Stillwater bridge builders hold public meeting
People wanting to know more about the new St. Croix River bridge can attend either of two open houses scheduled by the departments of transportation in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Agency officials from both states will be explaining the project, listening to concerns and answering...
May 16, 2013 - 11:36am
May 8, 2013
Zebra mussels on barge delay St. Croix bridge work
A Wisconsin firm will de-contaminate almost 100 construction barges used to ship building materials to the site of the new Saint Croix River bridge near Hudson. Preliminary work on the project was halted after Minnesota's DNR found dead invasive zebra mussels on six of eight barges...
May 8, 2013 - 1:39pm
April 19, 2013
Stillwater lift bridge starts summer schedule
Many may take it as a sure sign of spring when the Stillwater Lift Bridge starts its summer lift schedule for boat traffic 8 a.m. April 24. Drivers could experience delays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. April 23rd while the lift span is tested and bridge operators are trained. The...
April 19, 2013 - 12:22pm
March 13, 2013
Tax reciprocity deal still unresolved
While a key issue was settled, Wisconsin commuters hoping for a break from the cost and inconvenience of filing income tax returns at home and...
March 13, 2013 - 12:16pm
March 8, 2013
Tax-reciprocity deal returns to forefront
March 8, 2013 - 11:42am
March 6, 2013
Locals plunge for funds
Greenwood Elementary fifth graders left to right Jessi Fritz, Cassia McClelland and Amy Fritz jumped into the Special Olympics Polar Bear Plunge...
March 6, 2013 - 10:08am
Local fencer wins tournament championship
Joe Shimek of River Falls won the championship in the Y14 Mixed Epee event in the Porthos Youth Fencing Tournament held at Minnesota Sword Play...
February 6, 2013 - 4:42pm
February 1, 2013
Book Report: Going back keeps stories going
Sometimes an author doesn't realize he's got a good thing going and plunges on ahead when he might well have done better had he looked back. Popular...
February 1, 2013 - 8:44am
January 31, 2013
Candlelight hike at Afton park Feb. 2
Afton State Park will host a candle-lit hike from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. The trail is two miles and suitable for hikers of all ages. Snowshoeing...
January 31, 2013 - 9:14am
January 16, 2013
Emerson announces concerts, relocation, growing family
Singer, musician, Elmwood native and former UFO Queen Vicky Emerson recently relocated from the West Coast to Minneapolis; released her new CD,...
January 16, 2013 - 11:07am