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St. Croix County dispatcher, Baldwin EMS help woman deliver child in vehicle
Pierce County Sheriff's Officer warns of IRS scam
Wisconsin roundup: Girl survives 40-foot fall from cliff at state park; 9 more state news stories
River Falls council, district look to joint future
Two drivers airlifted after Highway 10 crash
crime and courts
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Four Wildcats All-BRC
Falcon Roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
RFHS powerlifters to host bench press competition
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
River Falls Cheerleading opens for youth
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - New School Buses
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/26/17 Special Meeting re: Board Retreat
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Liquor Licenses Hearing
TOWN OF TROY: 7/6/17 Plan Commission Meeting
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Library Notes: You should never be without a good book!
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From This Perch column: Fear is the enemy
Woodworking: Students and pets? Try a cat
Summer sizzles with library activities for all ages
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February 1, 2016
Man in critical condition after alcohol-related head-on crash
A Hudson man was airlifted from the scene of a head-on crash in the town of Troy that left him with serious injuries. St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Jeff Klatt identified the man as 28-year-old Jeffrey J. Saas. The driver of the other vehicle, 50-year-old Prescott resident...
February 1, 2016 - 2:43pm
December 11, 2015
Charges: Prescott woman shot boyfriend, placed him in box, drove body out of state
A Prescott woman shot her boyfriend at their home last month, left his body in a shed for four days, then drove to Illinois, where she had another...
News/crime and courts
December 11, 2015 - 4:16pm
December 10, 2015
UPDATE (10 a.m.): Homicide occurred in Prescott, authorities say
A missing man was murdered in Prescott and transported to Kentucky, where his body was later discovered in a box, according to details released...
News/crime and courts
December 10, 2015 - 9:18am
October 5, 2015
River Falls couple, Prescott man injured in separate crashes
A rural River Falls man and his wife were injured Saturday after the car they were in was rearended by a charter bus. According to a Pierce County Sheriff’s Office new release, Donald Miner, 73, and Mary Miner, 71, were taken by personal vehicle to an area hospital with non-life...
October 5, 2015 - 8:07am
July 30, 2015
Toddler drowns in rural Prescott
A 2-year-old child died Sunday after drowning in an above-ground pool in rural Prescott, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office. Pierce...
July 30, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 20, 2015
UPDATE: Potholes contributed to crash that injured postal carrier
A woman driving a U.S. Postal Service vehicle was injured after she lost control of small truck when it rolled over potholes on 735th Avenue late Friday afternoon, causing her to fall from the vehicle, according to a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Jessanna...
June 20, 2015 - 6:29am
June 1, 2015
Three injured in separate Sunday crashes
Two crashes Sunday in Pierce County sent motorists to the hospital. Deputies were alerted at 3:22 p.m. Sunday to a motorcycle crash at Highway 10 and 1110th Street in Oak Grove Township -- between Prescott and Ellsworth. Two St. Paul residents had been ejected from the motorcycle,...
June 1, 2015 - 8:08am
March 24, 2015
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
This past weekend, Prescott’s Stella Dance Studio competed against 21 other dance studios at the Masquerade Regional Dance Competition in Burnsville,...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 24, 2015 - 8:54am
February 9, 2015
Hudson woman injured after striking multiple sign posts
A Hudson woman was injured Wednesday afternoon after crossing the centerline multiple times and striking multiple sign posts Pierce County sheriff's deputy Donny Knutson reports around 1:46 p.m., they were notified of a driving complaint southbound on County Highway F from Hwy....
February 9, 2015 - 2:58pm
January 29, 2015
Hudson woman hospitalized following erratic-driving incident
PRESCOTT -- A Hudson woman was transported by River Falls/Prescott Ambulance Service to Hudson Hospital and later, Regions Hospital in St. Paul for treatment of a head injury following an eratic driving report that ended with her car in a CTH F ditch early Wednesday afternoon. Betty...
January 29, 2015 - 9:51am
November 6, 2014
River Falls will take on Prescott’s ambulance service
Starting Jan. 1, the Prescott Ambulance Service will be consolidated with the River Falls Emergency Medical Services. "By combining the strengths of both organizations, we can offer a higher level of service to Prescott and surrounding communities," said Joe Rohl, Prescott Fire and...
November 6, 2014 - 2:33pm
August 20, 2014
Days Gone By: Matzek reunions
Editor’s Note: Chris Falteisek, former director of liturgy and music at St. Bridget’s, now of Denmark Township, Minn., near Afton Ski, supplied...
August 20, 2014 - 12:06pm
July 8, 2014
Prescott man drowns in St. Croix River Sunday
HASTINGS -- Authorities have identified the 40-year-old man who drowned in the St. Croix River in Hastings Sunday. The Washington County Sheriff's Office says Juan Gabriel Diaz of Prescott Wisconsin, was swimming near Point Douglas Beach with his family when he went under the...
July 8, 2014 - 10:09am
June 18, 2014
Firefighters from four departments, including Ellsworth, were called to a barn fire in the Town of El Paso Wednesday morning.
June 18, 2014 - 11:44am
April 4, 2014
Prescott voters approve new high school
The Prescott School referendum was expected to be close and it certainly was.
April 4, 2014 - 3:33pm