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River Falls Journal
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: PO box incident; Pursuit through River Falls
Somerset man convicted in Minn. rape case
River Falls man convicted in rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Driver cited for no license 36th time; more state news
Hudson student's remarks on bus lead to citation
crime and courts
RF girls golf team receives Team Academic All-State recognition
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
Powerlifters set the bar high at state meet
Whitewater tabbed for softball title
Johnson qualifies for 3-point challenge
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
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
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/21/18 Referendum Forums
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Official Advertising
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/19/18 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/30/18 Special Meeting Minutes
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
WITC-New Richmond Earns Family Friendly Workplace Certification
WW Health Offering Care at Christian Community Home
Another option for morning coffee in Ellsworth
Right in your own backyard: Local products offer unique tastes
Place a Business Announcement
Audrey Black Alton
Kamren James DeSmith
Jerome (Jere) Sears
Emerson A. Tetzlaff
Francis J. Johnson
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Woodworking column: Caveat Emptor
Letters to the editor: Why should children pay the penalty?
Viewpoint: Kinni badminton
From this Perch: Here's to Hope!
Arts Minded column: We're all Irish Saturday
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st. Croix County
January 17, 2018
Numbers added up to a flip for Schachtner, Democrats
When Patty Schachtner beat Rep. Adam Jarchow Tuesday, she flipped a Republican-held district to Democratic for the first time in 17 years. The...
January 17, 2018 - 4:16pm
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