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New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
Body discovered along St. Croix River in Hudson
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers could act on concealed weapons without permits; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Family Resource Center offers fall groups for St. Croix Valley families
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Dam Days honors volunteers and 50 years
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Record crowd packs Art on the Kinni
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
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Paul C. Willink, 87
Michael E. "Mick" Huppert
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Arts Minded: Art on the Kinni is the friendliest event around
Viewpoint: When up is down
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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 20, 2017
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
The summer before freshman year of college, most students are focused on what they'll eat, where they'll live and whether or not they'll be able...
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 12, 2017
It’s a hard knock life: Great River Road Theatre presents ‘Annie’
PRESCOTT -- When Judy Johnson first started The Great River Road Theatre, she didn't have much. No microphones. No professional lighting. Not...
July 12, 2017 - 8:54pm
June 30, 2017
Sex trafficking problem inspires Prescott author to finish 'Raven Avenging'
Should a citizen ever take the law into their own hands? Gunnar "Raven" Ravendal grapples with the question after his niece is murdered by sex...
June 30, 2017 - 9:38am
June 24, 2017
Governor Walker visits Freedom Park, Team Oil
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was in Pierce County on June 24 with his motorcade. At one of his short stops, Walker visited Freedom Park in Prescott....
June 24, 2017 - 6:10pm
June 12, 2017
Rural River Falls home destroyed in fire
A rural River Falls couple was displaced after their home was destroyed by fire last weekend. The River Falls Fire Department said the town of...
June 12, 2017 - 3:49pm
May 25, 2017
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
A Prescott man intentionally tore up an east metro lawn two hours before using a stolen credit card to buy beer and tobacco back in Wisconsin,...
May 25, 2017 - 9:13am
May 23, 2017
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
Authorities are advising St. Croix River boaters to operate watercrafts at slow speeds between Taylor Falls, Minn. and Prescott, Wis. starting...
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am
April 24, 2017
Motorcyclist injured in Pierce County crash
A Minnesota man was hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle he was on crashed in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office identified the driver as 53-year-old Thomas G. Filipek of Hugo, the operator of a Victory motorcycle that crashed near Highway 10 and 1090th Street...
April 24, 2017 - 9:43am
April 21, 2017
Body Works to host 5K
Attention runners and walkers! After last year's fantastic attendance, Body Works will be hosting its second annual 5K Fitness Walk and Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 3, at Body Works, 1380 N. Acres Road, Prescott. Proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Prescott Middle School Choir....
April 21, 2017 - 12:07pm
April 20, 2017
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
PRESCOTT — The U.S. Senate has been called the most exclusive club in the world. On consecutive days last week, Prescott High School was...
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 18, 2017
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
PRESCOTT — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson laid out the ground rules immediately. "Anything's fair game," he told students last week during a question-and-answer...
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
Sen. Baldwin holds town hall at Prescott High School
PRESCOTT—Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) held a town hall meeting at Prescott High School on April 12, taking questions and hearing concerns...
April 18, 2017 - 4:28am
April 17, 2017
New bill would repeal Sept. 1 start date mandate for Wisc. schools
Earlier this year, Wisconsin state Rep. Jim Ott (R-Mequon) and state Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills) began circulating a bill draft (LRB...
April 17, 2017 - 8:00am
April 15, 2017
Fire destroys part of River City Metal
TOWN OF DIAMOND BLUFF -- A fire that broke out at a rural Prescott business was still smoldering six hours after it started Saturday morning,...
April 15, 2017 - 8:53pm