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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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May 12, 2016
Two injured in rural Spring Valley crash
Two men were hospitalized late Wednesday in a Pierce County crash that authorities said involved alcohol. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash at 9:58 p.m. at Highway 29 and County Road BB in the town of Gilman. The drivers of...
May 12, 2016 - 8:58am
March 21, 2016
UPDATE: Man airlifted, woman arrested after stabbing in Spring Valley
A woman was arrested Monday after allegedly stabbing her boyfriend during a domestic assault in Spring Valley. Spring Valley Police Chief John...
March 21, 2016 - 2:22pm
November 23, 2015
What was he doing in Spring Valley? Authorities search for clues in suspected murderer’s alleged visit
UPDATE: SPRING VALLEY -- How a man accused in a Michigan homicide got to Spring Valley and allegedly ditched an SUV before stealing a government truck there remained a mystery late last week. Spring Valley Police Chief John DuBois said Friday that an investigation into a burglary...
November 23, 2015 - 8:12am
Elmwood-area crash leads to man's sixth OWI-related arrest
A Spring Valley man was arrested on suspicion of his sixth OWI after the vehicle he was driving crashed Thursday evening outside Elmwood. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a one-vehicle crash on Highway 128, about two miles north of Elmwood, where they arrived...
October 23, 2015 - 8:41am
July 10, 2015
UPDATE: Old Martell grocery store fire cause undetermined (+ video)
Fire heavily damaged a vintage Pierce County building -- the former Martell grocery store -- early Thursday evening. Owner Dan Knutson, who...
July 10, 2015 - 10:24am
February 7, 2015
UPDATE: Fire heavily damages main saw building at Schmitt Timber
SPRING VALLEY -- Firefighters from more than a dozen departments worked into early Saturday morning to control a blaze in a sawing building at Schmitt Timber Co., a large sawmill and wood-processing firm, located about two miles west of Spring Valley. Wayne Schmitt, who operates...
February 7, 2015 - 1:49pm
October 17, 2014
UPDATED: Elmwood teen now fair, SV woman serious following head-on collision
RIVER FALLS - An Elmwood teen is now in fair condition, while a Spring Valley woman has seen her condition improve as well, as both were involved...
October 17, 2014 - 9:57am
September 29, 2014
Triathlon for suicide awareness Saturday
The pain was unbearable for Terry and Wanda Blaedorn when their youngest son, Corey, took his own life at age 22 last November.
September 29, 2014 - 9:56am
September 17, 2014
UPDATED: Durand man hurt in 'cycle-car crash, Tuesday evening
SPRING VALLEY -- A Durand man was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with serious injuries Tuesday evening after his motorcycle struck a car while trying to pass, spilling him and prompting an emergency response by a half-dozen agencies. Edward C. Beavers, 46, was apparently transported...
September 17, 2014 - 8:33am
August 13, 2014
Spring Valley felon gets prison sentence
Michael V. Pierce, 40, Spring Valley, was sentenced to a cumulative 54 months in federal prison following two federal court hearings Aug. 13. First, Pierce appeared before U.S. District Judge Lynn S.
August 13, 2014 - 10:29am
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
June 6, 2014
Fighting Fish top Spring Valley Hawks 14-6
SPRING VALLEY - The Spring Valley Hawks amametur baseball team lost a St. Croix Valley League game Wednesday evening 14-6 to River Falls. River...
June 6, 2014 - 11:05am
March 14, 2014
Fire departments respond to exploding propane tank
Spring Valley and Elmwood Fire Departments were called to a town of Gilman residence for an exploded propane tank a little before 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon, March 14. Police scanner traffic indicated one person was being taken to the hospital by private vehicle with an injured...
March 14, 2014 - 3:56pm
February 24, 2014
Spring Valley Stagehands cast prepares "Morning's at Seven"
Things are busy down at the Spring Valley Stagehands Theater.
February 24, 2014 - 10:10am
December 4, 2013
Auditions for 'Morning's at Seven' open Tuesday
SPRING VALLEY—The Spring Valley Stagehands’ next theater production will be Paul Osborn’s “Morning’s at Seven,” directed by Lori...
December 4, 2013 - 3:59pm