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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
September 26, 2013
Kites take to the sky at annual event
On Sunday, Sept. 22, more than 25 kites dotted the blue sky for the 2nd annual Family Fun Fly at Highview Meadows Community Park. The warm weather...
September 26, 2013 - 11:15am
September 24, 2013
RFHS marching band strikes a chord for the home crowd
Six-time consecutive state title holder's the River Falls High School Marching Wildcats, will host an at-home field show competition on Sunday,...
September 24, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 19, 2013
State Patrol warns of phone scam
Wisconsin State Patrol officials are warning about a phone scam in which a caller identifies himself as a sergeant from the State Patrol...
News/crime and courts
September 19, 2013 - 10:54am
September 13, 2013
River Falls sisters give it a 'tri'
With long summer days ahead, the Redmond girls, Grace, 12; Ava, 9; and Olivia, 9, were looking for something to keep them busy. With thoughts...
September 13, 2013 - 9:31am
September 12, 2013
On Aug. 3, firemen from River Falls and Roberts were returning from a training session when they stopped and visited a Kool-Aid stand set up...
September 12, 2013 - 10:06am
September 6, 2013
Coalition information meeting set
St. Croix County Health and Human Services and the New Richmond Community Commons would like to join together with dedicated members of our communities to reach the common goal of preventing and treating substance abuse within our community. With a focus on prevention, intervention,...
September 6, 2013 - 11:53am
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
Town supervisor: This is not a blast
Tom Sitz got his way. At the Sept. 3 regular meeting, the town of River Falls supervisor asked his colleagues why the town was trying to write its own blasting law. "Why are we going down this road?" he asked. "I want this taken off the table." Sitz said the Town Board...
September 6, 2013 - 9:26am
September 5, 2013
Two drivers hurt in early morning crash in Clifton
A two-vehicle accident at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, sent both drivers to the hospital, including a street sweeper from the Pierce County Highway Department. The street sweeper is Rodney Glampe, 58, from rural Plum City. The other driver is Thomas P. Ramquist, 17, rural River...
September 5, 2013 - 4:30pm
August 28, 2013
Accident closed eastbound I-94
A traffic accident near milepost 9, just west of Roberts, closed east bound I-94 at exit 4 Wednesday afternoon. Cars were directed off the freeway...
August 28, 2013 - 3:28pm
August 27, 2013
Pool house burglarized over weekend
The Glen Park pool house in River Falls was broken into and a cash box stolen sometime between Saturday afternoon, Aug. 24, and Sunday morning,...
News/crime and courts
August 27, 2013 - 7:53am
August 26, 2013
Sirens will blare in River Falls
The City of River Falls will be conducting the monthly test of the weather sirens today, Monday, Aug. 21, at 1 p.m.
August 26, 2013 - 12:03pm
August 22, 2013
St. Croix’s jobless rate lowest in Wisconsin for 3rd straight month, with Pierce right behind
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) released preliminary July unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72...
August 22, 2013 - 12:26pm
August 14, 2013
No bids on Schaffhausen house
HUDSON -- A “sheriff’s sale” auction for the Schaffhausen house in River Falls where three sisters were killed by their father drew not a single bidder Tuesday morning, Aug. 13, at the St. Croix County Government Center. That means the property will be retained by Affinity Plus...
August 14, 2013 - 2:20pm
August 9, 2013
Mosquito-transmitted virus reaches this area
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Health Department reports a dead crow found in the county July 28 has tested positive for West Nile virus. This...
August 9, 2013 - 11:55am