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Special election: Senate candidates outline different visions for jobs, more at forum
10th Senate District special election: candidate profiles
Jarchow takes aim at taxes, regulations
Schachtner on a quest for solutions
'Principles' guide Libertarian Corriea
crime and courts
Where land and rivers meet the sea
Elmore hopes NFL is his destination
Girls basketball: Wildcats keep clawing
Falcon Roundup: Women's hockey dominates Concordia; Men skate past Gustavus
Boys basketball: Boys hit rough patch
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
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/16/18 Board of Canvassers Meeting
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Bakke Norman Attorneys Recognized by WI Super Lawyers Magazine
A home, and office, away from home
Place a Business Announcement
Agnes Magdalene Timm
Jeannine L. Poulin
Brigadier General Gerald R. Matteson
Kenneth Irving Moore
Arts Minded column: Iris Apfel — inspiration to anyone of any age
Woodworking column: Bringing movie magic
Letters to the editor: Think before you write; A Christmas gift shop thank you
Benson column:Montessori is one of 4 RF public elementary schools
Outdoor Happenings: The Deer Dilemma
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st. Croix County
January 4, 2018
Suspect in gun-related domestic incident arrested in rural Hudson after manhunt
A Hudson man accused of putting a gun to his estranged wife’s head was arrested Thursday after an extensive search that prompted security measures...
January 4, 2018 - 7:58pm
December 5, 2017
Tobacco companies to begin showing court-mandated anti-smoking ads
Starting Sunday, Nov. 26, the major U.S. tobacco companies began running federal court-mandated TV and print ads highlighting the negative health effects of smoking and secondhand smoke, as well as how the tobacco industry designed cigarettes to be more addictive. These ads are a...
December 5, 2017 - 3:16pm
December 4, 2017
Making a difference one child at a time: Looking at foster care in western Wisconsin
Town of Oak Grove resident Tom Winkler was working at the St. Croix County Jail as a chaplain's assistant. One day, an inmate told him, "it was...
December 4, 2017 - 7:26pm
November 30, 2017
'We're at the beginning': Water group’s recommendations focus on future
In December 2016, the St. Croix County Board established a committee to study ground and surface water quality. The group, established in place...
November 30, 2017 - 7:25pm
Tuberculosis strain hits St. Croix County
St. Croix County Public Health treated several cases of latent Tuberculosis this year, after an infected Minnesotan made contact with several people through work. Public Health Coordinator Deb Lindemann said at the Nov. 14 St. Croix County Health and Human Services Board meeting they...
November 30, 2017 - 10:33am
November 28, 2017
Opioids, meth abuse packing foster care system
More and more children are going through the foster care system throughout the state, and local workers are trying to keep up. In Wisconsin,...
November 28, 2017 - 6:42pm
November 27, 2017
Red Kettle bell ringers needed
With the holidays upon us, the Salvation Army Red Kettles should be ringing throughout St. Croix County. But with a serious shortage of volunteer ringers, some of those kettle sites are silent, meaning this yearʼs campaign could come up short.
November 27, 2017 - 11:46am
November 23, 2017
Main Street on any street: Businesses making homes their offices
Though small communities often turn to main street for local businesses, many business owners have a different location — their street....
November 23, 2017 - 6:45pm
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Jody Lenz pulled one side of the bench away from her long dining room table and sat down. Across the table against the wall, next to the hutch,...
November 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2017
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Authorities allege a rural Hudson man on Tuesday attacked a sex offender for the second time since 2016 — this time going after a convict with...
November 22, 2017 - 4:15pm
November 21, 2017
'United to Amend': Campaign finance resolution to appear on April ballot
Does the Constitution protect political contributions as a form of speech? Should constitutional rights extend beyond individuals to entities...
November 21, 2017 - 7:35am
November 14, 2017
Schachtner announces bid for special election
St. Croix County Medical Examiner Patty Schachtner on Tuesday became the first Democrat to announce her bid in the special election for state...
November 14, 2017 - 11:10am
Matter seated as District 2 supervisor
St. Croix County supervisors appointed Chris Matter to fill a vacant seat on the county board last week. Matter will replace former Supervisor...
November 14, 2017 - 7:00am
November 7, 2017
Hudson man charged with child porn possession
A North Hudson Pepper Fest board member stepped down from his post the day he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. St. Croix County prosecutors on Tuesday, Nov. 7, charged 33-year-old Ryan N. Copeland with four felony counts of child porn possession. The Hudson...
November 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
Senate passes bill freeing family from SCOTUS ruling
A land-use bill that would reroute state law around a U.S. Supreme Court decision cleared a major hurdle Tuesday. On a voice vote, the Wisconsin...
November 7, 2017 - 4:03pm