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Falcon Center at UW-River Falls officially opens to public
UWRF named 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Regional University
Wisconsin Roundup: Baldwin Pushes For Obamacare Repeal Rejection; and more state news stories
More hunters in Minnesota, Wisconsin turning to crossbows
Former Hudson man accused of raping child
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
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
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
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
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
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
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
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September 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Clayton police chief accused of sexual misconduct; 10 more state news stories
CLAYTON — A small town police chief in western Wisconsin has been arrested and charged with sexual misconduct. Grant Pickard faces four charges,...
September 11, 2017 - 8:36am
July 28, 2017
Wisconsin Roundup: Wisconsin casts split vote as Senate rejects ‘Skinny Repeal’; more state news
WASHINGTON — Wisconsin Republican Ron Johnson says he's disappointed with what he calls a "dysfunctional process" in the U.S. Senate, after...
July 28, 2017 - 10:13am
July 6, 2017
Gottfredsen named first-ever Police Officer of the Year
Surprise was Chris Gottfredsen's initial reaction when he found out he'd been named the River Falls Police Officer of the Year. "Later I felt...
July 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Police Beat: Barkeeper ticketed for staying open late
A 21-year-old female bartender at Maverick's Corner Saloon, 128 N. Main St., was given citations for open after hours and selling alcohol to...
January 6, 2017 - 9:19am
November 30, 2016
Man had fallen, was injured, then died
The River Falls man who was found dead in the 1600 block of Valley Quail Drive late Monday appears to have bled to death from a wound after falling at home. Police say that a preliminary Ramsey County, Minn., medical examiner's autopsy report indicates the death of Jeffrey Carlson,...
November 30, 2016 - 12:50pm
October 19, 2016
'Medical emergency' sends driver careening
Traffic on Main Street River Falls was snarled before 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, by a southbound driver who lost control and crashed into a light...
October 19, 2016 - 12:10pm
October 6, 2016
New, restructured police position stresses big C for community
River Falls Police Officer Paul Jensen’s new job isn’t just new for him —it’s also new to the police department. Jensen is the new community...
October 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 10, 2016
Police seek clues in Baldwin business burglary
More than a month after a Baldwin warehouse was burglarized, police said they are no closer to cracking the case that left hundreds of thousands of dollars in destroyed property. Baldwin Police Chief Darren Krueger said the case involving a burglary and theft at Woodville Warehousing...
August 10, 2016 - 7:44am
August 4, 2016
Police beat: OWI suspect claims flat wasn't fresh; threatening note accompanies keyed car
A Mount Pleasant man was arrested on suspicion of OWI and misdemeanor THC possession following a driving complaint at 11:26 p.m. July 26. Officers went to Main and Division streets, where a car was stopped after allegedly being seen driving wildly before striking a curb. The driver...
August 4, 2016 - 9:09am
August 3, 2016
Guilty conscience led to squad-crash confession, charges say
An inattentive driving ticket gave way to felony charges after a man, allegedly overcome by guilt, came forward to tell authorities that his...
August 3, 2016 - 10:39am
July 20, 2016
Locals show their tasty support for the RFPD
With deadly attacks on police officers filling the news, River Falls Police Chief Gordon Young said it’s been a difficult time for law enforcement...
July 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
June 15, 2016
Speeding truck rolls, causes long traffic delay
It took more than four hours for River Falls emergency crews, police officers and a local towing company to clear the intersection of the Hwy....
June 15, 2016 - 11:08am
May 4, 2016
Join the police-sponsored Torch Run for Special Olympics
This year's annual Final Leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Wisconsin will start at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 8. Bicyclists...
May 4, 2016 - 12:08pm
March 30, 2016
Medical episode prompted traffic standoff
An unusual traffic incident that had authorities on high alert Saturday ended in Ellsworth, where a woman was later taken away by ambulance....
March 30, 2016 - 12:11pm
March 29, 2016
Police Beat: Owner chases truck thief; disorderly man, locked in a bear hug, says, oh those poor girls
They were wakened in bed at 3 a.m. Friday to the sound of their Ford F-150 pickup truck in the driveway starting up and going. The man went for...
March 29, 2016 - 9:30am