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Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
Candidates line up for Harsdorf’s former seat
Ag agent issue enters holding pattern in Pierce County
crime and courts
Falcons open Page with sweep
Falcon Roundup: Women's hockey runs streak to five
Four Cats cap season at state
Fusion open with win
Q and A with Nick Jacobsen and former Prescott FB coach Matt Smith
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Special Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/13/17 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/15/17 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 11/21/17 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
Philip M. LaVenture
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Gwynn Merrill Christensen
Donald O. Antiel
Ronald A. Anderson
Woodworking column: A Thanksgiving tale from long ago
Viewpoint: The zen of deer hunting
From This Perch: Seeing through a tribal lens
Greg Peters column: The neighborhood team
Letters to the editor: Thanks for Veterans Day observances; Of dots, dolts and Democrats
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October 8, 2017
River Falls police: Naked man screaming near campus
Naked man screaming Joshua Wayne Van Beek, 20, Hammond, was arrested for disorderly conduct at 4:04 a.m. Sept. 23. Police were sent to the 100...
October 8, 2017 - 9:00am
June 28, 2017
RFPD has biggest "Torch Run" year yet
On June 3, the River Falls Police Department held its fourth annual Law Enforcement Torch Run — a bike ride held to benefit Wisconsin Special...
June 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 13, 2017
Police reports: Public vomiting, burglaries
River Falls police reports
June 13, 2017 - 8:00am
May 31, 2017
Police Reports: Tippy motorcycle; dog bite yields drug bust
Citations • Ciara Moria Lee, 23, River Falls, was cited for operating a motor vehicle without insurance at 1:39 p.m. Saturday, May 13. Police...
May 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2017
Bar brawls and a surprise house guest: Police reports
May 9, 2017 - 2:44pm
April 26, 2017
RF ready to make 'Torch Run' again
River Falls Police Department is gearing up for a big bike ride around town — This year's Torch Run is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, June 3. "In prior years, we've gone from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls up to St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson," said River Falls...
April 26, 2017 - 12:36pm
RFPD to host prescription drug takeback
The city of River Falls, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will hold a Prescription Drug Take Back Day 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 28 at the River Falls Police Department, 125 E. Elm St.
April 26, 2017 - 12:35pm
April 9, 2017
River Falls Police Beat (April 5, 2017)
Peter M. Anderson, 23, River Falls, was cited for urination, defecation or vomiting in public on South Main Street, near Spring Street last...
April 9, 2017 - 8:00am
February 2, 2010
Who left this costly mess?
A senseless act of vandalism outside City Hall over the weekend caused nearly $7,000 in damages and repair costs. With a $5,000 insurance deductible, city taxpayers will be stuck covering that amount. Three upright landscaping Bollard Lights were found smashed or knocked over on...
February 2, 2010 - 9:54am
November 27, 2009
Captain concludes commendable career
River Falls Police Captain John Stapleton said last week about his impending retirement, "It's just time to move on and start babysitting the...
November 27, 2009 - 9:15am
November 17, 2009
Please don't smoke request leads to beating, battery
Police ticketed a 24-year-old UW-River Falls female student for battery because she allegedly punched and then kicked in the stomach another young woman, also a UW-RF student. The beating took place after 2 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Main Street and Cascade Avenue. The disturbance...
November 17, 2009 - 9:07am
November 11, 2009
RF Police: Robber's gun found
The semi-automatic pistol that police think was used in the Nov. 2 night robbery at Dick's Hometown Liquor has been recovered. Investigator John Wilson said the gun was found hidden in the weeds outside the house of Blake Halverson, N7923 870th St. Halverson has been charged with...
November 11, 2009 - 10:16am
November 6, 2009
Party for Stapleton
The public is invited to a retirement open house for River Falls Police Capt. John Stapleton later this month. Stapleton will retire Dec. 2...
November 6, 2009 - 11:12am
October 1, 2009
Wanted: Owner of vicious dog
River Falls police are asking for the public's help in finding the owner of stray dog on the east side of town that is aggressive and unfriendly....
October 1, 2009 - 2:41pm
September 22, 2009
Three beat up one; suspects still loose
River Falls police are on the hunt for three male suspects who allegedly pummeled and badly injured a 21-year-old local man in the 200 block of East Pine Street after midnight Saturday. The victim was hospitalized with, among other injuries, a fractured eye socket and chipped teeth....
September 22, 2009 - 9:34am