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Wisconsin roundup: Military embellisher resigns; golf cart death; bomb threat; more state news stories
Man convicted in St. Croix County of eighth OWI
Connected in a big way: Hastings grad leads UW-River Falls student body
Pursuit suspect charged in Deer Park burglary
Trial set in New Richmond threats case
crime and courts
WIAA Girls Soccer: Wildcats fall in state semifinal
RF Days Bench Press July 15
Girls Soccer: Wildcats earn their overnighter
Eisinger to compete at rodeo nationals
WIAA Soccer: Wildcats earn trip to state
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
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2018 Heritage Park & Trail Paving
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/18/18 Finance & Facilities Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/18/18 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/20/18 Plan Commission Meeting
RF grad finds success in self-employment
When Community is Family
Small Business Development Center receives statewide honor
O'Connell-Benedict Funeral Home thanks River Falls American Legion Post 121
Counselor offers healing and support for addiction
Place a Business Announcement
Philip Jon Foster
Keith A. Voiles
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Viewpoint: Borne in a crossfire hurricane
Letters to the editor: Legion Auxiliary thanks you; Scenic, yes. Natural? No
From this Perch column: Blue plus red = purple
Out in Leftfield column: Community counsel
Brux column: Economic scapegoating in the age of populism
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June 8, 2018
River Falls police reports: Burglary reports; Credit card skimmer
On May 24, police were sent to the 200 block of Broadway Street for a report of a burglary In progress. Dispatch said an unknown male was found...
June 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 1, 2018
River Falls Police: Dared to shoplift; Garage sale change jar swiped
At 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 21, River Falls High School staff informed police that a student had a vaporizer which contains nicotine. The River...
June 1, 2018 - 7:28pm
May 12, 2018
River Falls Police: Minor possess tobacco; Burglary
At 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, Renaissance Academy staff informed police that a 17-year-old juvenile had a nicotine vaporizer in school. The student leaned on the vaporizer in class, causing it to emit vapor from within his pocket. The fluid inside the vaporizer tested positive...
May 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
February 26, 2014
Student drinkers: ‘Bill’ claims to know Greek alphabet; another tells officers they lack education
A 21-year-old UW-River Falls male student was found asleep behind the wheel of his idling pickup truck in a downtown alley after bar closing...
February 26, 2014 - 9:01am
April 6, 2010
Bonfire party not a good idea
Except for a few more drunk drivers, it was a fairly subdued week in River Falls policeland. Some college students did manage to add a little spice. Just before 3 a.m. last Thursday at a rental house at 913 S. Main St., several students were found gathered in their driveway, listening...
April 6, 2010 - 9:13am
March 30, 2010
Officer struck in face, college student charged with felony
Investigating a loud party complaint at 114 S. Fourth St. just before 2 a.m. Sunday turned into something bigger and more violent for two River Falls patrol officers. One of the tenants, a 19-year-old UW-River Falls student, refused to cooperate, allegedly banged a back door shut...
March 30, 2010 - 10:12am
March 4, 2010
Update: Cat feces used to start trailer blazes; teen boy accused
River Falls police say evidence points to a 16-year-old local boy as the one who set three recent minor blazes at Cudd's trailer court, 1450 S. Wasson Lane. The boy, who lives in a nearby apartment complex on Cemetery Road, allegedly set fire to cat feces inside a paper bag and left...
March 4, 2010 - 11:00am
February 9, 2010
Name calling, kiss and then a smack in the face
A 24-year-old New Richmond man was arrested for disorderly conduct on North Main Street at 2 a.m. Saturday for punching another man in the face as the two were being separated outside a bar. Inside the bar, the arrested man allegedly called the other man a "fag" and then kissed him...
February 9, 2010 - 9:32am
February 2, 2010
Burglar swipes TV; suspect still at large
River Falls police are seeking tips so they can catch the person who pried open a patio apartment door at 1164 Bartosh Lane late in the day Friday and stole a 42-inch plasma TV, two 12-inch subwoofers and some speaker amps. The apartment was locked at the time. The female tenant...
February 2, 2010 - 10:02am
January 18, 2010
Police deal with domestics, school misconduct
A 17-year-old boy was arrested for battery last week at a home on Eighth Street for allegedly swearing at his mother, then pushing her so that she fell on her infant son who sat on a bouncy chair on the floor. When the stepfather tried to restrain the teenager, the two toppled over...
January 18, 2010 - 3:16pm
October 27, 2009
Wife claims being attacked twice within hours
The wife of a 46-year-old local man said she was beaten twice in the same night by her husband - once when he came home jealous because he couldn't reach her by phone, and then a second time after being released from jail after the first attack. The couple lives in the new subdivision...
October 27, 2009 - 9:25am
October 19, 2009
More costly noises for downtown bar
The loud noise citations are piling up for Coach's Bar, 127 S. Main St. Again over the weekend, responding to a couple of complaints by upstairs tenants, a patrol officer gave the bar a fine. Coach's owner Logan Moon was away, so one of his employees left in charge got hit with the...
October 19, 2009 - 4:20pm
October 13, 2009
'Let me hear your body talk'
Those lyrics from the 1981 Olivia Newton-John hit, "Let's Get Physical," appear to have been played out on Main Street over the weekend. A young couple whom a River Falls patrol officer described as physically affectionate until they got "carried away" and bumped hard against a door...
October 13, 2009 - 9:05am
October 6, 2009
Man arrested for sexual assault of a child
Following an investigation, River Falls police arrested and jailed a 37-year-old local man Friday for sexually assaulting a child at the man's home this past summer. A county social worker assisted the alleged female victim while she was questioned. Various DNA samples were taken....
October 6, 2009 - 9:08am
September 29, 2009
Handcuffed, vodka-drinking student crashes through window
An 18-year-old UW-River Falls student from Baldwin was arrested a second time on campus late Saturday night and hospitalized after running through a plate-glass window at May Hall.
September 29, 2009 - 9:06am