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Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly considers bill allowing guns to be brought into private schools; primary polls open; more state news stories
Lubich retires from RFFD after 29 years
Scholarships available through St. Croix County Farmers Union
Ellsworth woman sentenced to 5 years in prison
crime and courts
Fusion burn Spartans to advance
Shining stars: Wilcats clinch conference title
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
WIAA hockey: Fusion advance, Wildcats ousted
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/19/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Referendum Forums
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
SUMMONS: Westby Credit Union v. Logan Hope-Belflower; Case 18-SC-19
TOWN OF TROY: 3/1/18 Public Hearing- Great Rivers Wireless Cell Tower
Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Falls Theatre to add second screen
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Photos: Chamber celebrates Olympic style
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Place a Business Announcement
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Pearl Elinor Olson
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
David William Ruscher Sr.
Carol (Mielke) Bohlool
Supporting Denny McNamara
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Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Wellhaven column: Transportation for Wellhaven tenants
From This Perch column: Grading Donald Trump
Letters to the editor: Renewable energy and emergency power
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January 4, 2018
Man charged in St. Croix County with seventh OWI
A Woodville man pleaded not guilty to a seventh OWI offense last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court. Joseph A. Lynum, 43, entered the plea...
January 4, 2018 - 10:11am
October 17, 2017
Maiden Rock man charged with sixth OWI
A Maiden Rock man told officers he had been out trapping gophers before being found asleep inside a vehicle parked in a field, where he was arrested...
October 17, 2017 - 10:47am
October 12, 2017
Wis. man charged with 15th alcohol-related offense
A revoked driver convicted 14 times of drunken driving crashed into a cage of propane tanks before being stopped by police, who found alcohol...
October 12, 2017 - 9:16am
October 10, 2017
OWI convict gets harsher sentence than bargained for
Wisconsin judges always get the final say in sentencing — including the power to override plea agreements between lawyers. A Pierce County...
October 10, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Bart Bartos knew he needed to stop drinking. The River Falls-area man had already been convicted 10 times of impaired driving and was beginning...
September 20, 2017 - 11:06am
September 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Senator tries again for long revocations for repeat OWIs; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A public hearing will be held Tuesday on a Wisconsin bill to make repeat drunk drivers lose their licenses for at least 10 years....
September 5, 2017 - 9:52am
August 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man faces eighth OWI after motorized bike incident; gas pump prices to rise; 8 more state news stories
BLACK RIVER FALLS — A Jackson County Man is facing his eighth drunken driving offense — this one while operating on a motorized bike. The...
August 30, 2017 - 9:13am
July 31, 2017
Alcohol suspected in 2-vehicle Pierce County crash
An Ellsworth woman was arrested Saturday after a suspected alcohol-related crash that sent her and two others to the hospital. The Pierce County...
July 31, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 25, 2017
Man charged in Pierce County with ninth OWI
A man whose Minnesota driving privileges had been canceled was drinking vodka and hand-rolling a cigarette when he nearly struck a squad car...
July 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 5, 2017
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
A Rosemount man was arrested on suspicion of his 10th drunken-driving offense Tuesday, July 4, in western Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol...
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am
June 21, 2017
Ellsworth man charged with eighth OWI
A 54-year-old Ellsworth man was charged with his eighth drunken-driving offense this week after a River Falls traffic stop. Percy L. Lacey was...
June 21, 2017 - 6:01am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
APPLETON — A Wisconsin man is going to prison for four- and a-half years for being drunk when he was involved in a car accident in downtown...
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
June 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Twin Cities residents injured in western Wis. motorcycle crash; 10 more state news stories
A Twin Cities man was suspected of criminal reckless driving in a Dunn County motorcycle crash that left him and a passenger injured. The Wisconsin...
June 5, 2017 - 8:54am
March 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill calls for automatic prison in OWI fatalities; vets in line for entrepreneurship aid; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — Drunk drivers who kill other motorists in traffic crashes would have to spend at least five years in prison, in a bill set for a...
March 21, 2017 - 2:16pm