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Public advised about safe ways to dispose of sharps
Charges: man steals Hammond cop's truck, 'torches' it in Minnesota
UWRF Club brings industry professionals to campus for third annual event
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
Police Beat: Man arrested for choking woman
crime and courts
Willow River State Park lake has different look
Wild Side: Many plants still green in November
Four Wildcats All-BRC volleyball
Troy Burne’s Snyder honored by PGA
Wildcat soccer falls in OT in state semifinal
Library Hosts Climate Change Discussion on Sustainable Agriculture
Book Report: Memoirs of a Korean war camp survivor's daughter and was the ‘rune’ real?
Weekend Happenings: Nov. 20-21
Octagon House Museum opens for holiday season
BRIDGE fundraiser raises $2,500 for youth and young adults with disabilities
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Ordinance 2015-02 (Rename Frontage Rd. #1)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Substation Switchgear
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2015-05 - Amend Section 17.120.020(C)
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Norman J. Reiss Estate; Case No. 15PR71
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Jeffrey Nelson Estate; Case No. 15PR70
Marjorie Ann Hildebrandt, 86
Elizabeth Jane Oostendorp, age 83
Jean Tubman, 87
Faith M Lowell, 93
PAUL KEITH BARKLA, 83
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Featured Letter: Bravo, ‘Cinderella’
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Featured column: 2016 fall election could decide fate of popular social programs
July 17, 2009
Local governments brace for a 70 percent price hike for road salt
The price of driving on clear roads could get a lot higher this winter. Local officials in northeast Wisconsin say they're facing a 70 percent increase in the cost of road salt. They say the price is now almost $57 a ton, up from just more than $33 last year. Most communities...
July 17, 2009 - 9:02am
March 19, 2009
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: NOTICE OF WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS
Weight restrictions of 10 ton per tandem axle and 6 ton per single axle will be posted on all roads in the Town of River Falls effective March 16, 2009. (3/19/09)
March 19, 2009 - 1:16am
March 5, 2009
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/11/09 Road Review Meeting
The River Falls Town Board will meet on Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 3:30 P.M. at the River Falls Town Hall, W9015 770th Ave. The board will then proceed to view roads proposed for road abandonment procedures as follows: 3:45 P.M. - 818th St.; 4:15 P.M. - 778th St. and 4:45 P.M....
March 5, 2009 - 1:25am
February 19, 2009
Updated: Doyle says he's open to tolls on Wisconsin highways
Are Wisconsinites getting more open to charging tolls on some of our highways? The answer is yes, according to the head of a state road-building group. Craig Thompson of the Transportation Development Association says the people's long-standing opposition to tolls is melting away...
February 19, 2009 - 9:00am
January 5, 2009
Icy roads claim three lives over weekend
Icy roads caused by freezing rain killed at least three people in the southern half of Wisconsin this past weekend. In Grant County, the Wisconsin State Patrol said Sandra Paulson, 54 and Albee Paulson, 62, both of Monroe, died after their car collided with an oncoming semi-truck. It...
January 5, 2009 - 9:00am
October 23, 2008
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: ORDINANCE NO. 2008-2
Ordinance 2008-2 has been approved at the October 7, 2008 Town Board meeting. The purpose of this ordinance is to uniformly maintain our roads and right of ways in a safe and aesthetically pleasing way. The entire ordinance may be viewed by appointment with the Clerk, 452-8082. This...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
ATVs on area town roads: Fun or asking for trouble?
More and more "ATV Route" signs are popping up around St. Croix and Pierce counties as town boards adopt ordinances to allow the off-road vehicles...
News / outdoors / sports
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
September was safest on state roads since World War II
Wisconsin just finished its safest September for traffic deaths since World War II. Fifty people were killed in crashes throughout the state last month. That's down from 82 last September. The Department of Transportation says drivers have been slowing down and driving less due...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Debate could heat up over plan to close roads in state's only national forest
You may soon hear more debate over a plan close 55 percent of the roads in Wisconsin's only national forest. Starting Saturday, the U.S. Forest Service will give people 30 more days to comment on closing vehicle access to 2,500 miles of roads in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest...
July 18, 2008 - 9:00am