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Chance traffic encounter cracks Somerset theft case
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
Falcon Center at UW-River Falls officially opens to public
UWRF named 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Regional University
crime and courts
Wildcats fall to Chippewa Falls
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club elects officers
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Manville Quay Kenney, 66
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Viewpoint: Dam advocate group spreads misinformation at Kinni Corridor Tech Talk
Two worlds apart: The capital and the Great River Road
Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
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September 23, 2017
Matthys takes over as Wisconsin D.A.R.E. rep
There's a new state representative for Drug Abuse Resistance Education and she continues Pierce County's rich tradition in the program. Spring...
September 23, 2017 - 5:30am
September 19, 2017
Pierce County Jail opens
Over 23 years in the making, the Pierce County Jail and Sheriff's Office is now open. The new facility, located at 555 West Overlook Drive,...
September 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 14, 2017
Pierce County Jail to host open house Sept. 19
A brief timeline of the events that led up to the eventual construction of the Pierce County Jail. • Dec. 3, 2012: Pierce County Finance &...
September 14, 2017 - 7:00am
September 12, 2017
Former deputy charged with felony theft
A Village of Spring Valley procedural change enacted in 2015 requiring receipts for purchases made with a village credit card resulted Monday,...
September 12, 2017 - 11:00am
August 22, 2017
Pierce County Fair Demolition Derby results
The results from the Pierce County Fair's 50th annual demolition derby, which took place Saturday, Aug. 12 at the Pierce County Fairgrounds,...
August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 18, 2017
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
A Prescott man was arrested on suspicion of multiple felonies Tuesday after a stabbing at his apartment. Prescott Interim Police Chief Robert...
August 18, 2017 - 5:17pm
August 16, 2017
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
A Wisconsin dairy group is challenging whether the state can require farmers to obtain operating permits that aren't required under federal law....
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 9, 2017
Bruder named Extension Director
As a new mother, Kristen Bruder found herself looking for tips and resources to assist a mother in caring for her child. Bruder said she received...
August 9, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2017
Late blight found in Pierce County
Late blight, a fungus that can kill tomato and potato plants, has been confirmed in Pierce County, according to the Pierce County UW-Extension...
August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 7, 2017
Prescott community mourns loss of police chief
Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke died Saturday, Aug. 5, after battling cancer. The Prescott Police Department announced Krutke’s death on...
August 7, 2017 - 8:11am
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
Cottage Grove woman injured in rural Prescott crash
An east metro woman was hospitalized last week after she was thrown from a motorcycle in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office...
July 31, 2017 - 8:16am
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 21, 2017
Sheriff's blotter: Hager City burglary, brick thrown through windshield
A caller reported July 10 that a wallet was stolen at a home on 820th Avenue in the town of River Falls. Other suspicious activity was reported...
July 21, 2017 - 5:00am
July 15, 2017
Pierce county youth compete in national 4-H Shooting Sports
Each year teens and young adults come together from all over the country to represent their states in the 4-H National Shooting Sports Championship....
July 15, 2017 - 5:00am