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Former Hudson man accused of raping child
Pierce County Circuit Court — Criminal
Zlesak is UW-River Falls 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
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September 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man charged with attacking teen mowing lawn; 8 more state news stories
WEST BEND — A 46-year-old man is due back in court Oct. 11 after he allegedly attacked a young neighbor with a hammer while the teen was mowing...
September 1, 2017 - 9:04am
July 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Survey names Wis. drivers as among nation's rudest; 9 more state news stories
LAKEWOOD, N.J. — Wisconsinites are among the most rude drivers in the nation. That's according to a survey from "Kars 4 Kids," the charity...
July 6, 2017 - 11:51am
June 27, 2017
Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
The Stilllwater lift bridge was closed Tuesday afternoon while workers attempted to fix an electrical problem. Minnesota Department of Transportation...
June 27, 2017 - 3:10pm
May 30, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: UW 'disruption' bill poised for tweaks; capsized canoeist's body recovered; 11 more state news stories
MADISON — The state Assembly Colleges Committee is expected to vote Tuesday afternoon on a modified bill to punish UW-System students who disrupt...
May 30, 2017 - 11:23am
May 12, 2017
River Falls firefighters called to semi blaze
River Falls firefighters, EMS and police were called to an area near the intersection of Cascade Avenue and Highway 65 for reports of a semi on fire not long before 9:50 p.m. Wednesday, May 10. AT ablut 10 p.m. Smoke coukd be seen coming from the semi, from across Cascade Avenue....
May 12, 2017 - 8:56am
April 8, 2017
St. Croix County highway commissioner heading to the off-ramp
HAMMOND — Tim Ramberg retires later this month, but you'd never know it from the energy he continues to radiate. The St. Croix County highway...
April 8, 2017 - 7:40am
April 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Spring drivers urged to be aware of work zones; state's economy outpacing neighbors; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Now that spring is here, state officials are urging drivers to stay alert in the inevitable construction zones that have started...
April 3, 2017 - 8:39am
January 17, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Study names Wisconsin among best states for lovers; schools closed, delayed around state; 9 more state news stories
EAST LANSING, Mich. — If you're looking for love, Wisconsin is a great place to find it. A new study from Michigan State University says Wisconsin, Utah, and Mississippi are essentially tied for first place among the best states to fall in love -- and North Dakota is rated the...
January 17, 2017 - 10:35am
January 10, 2017
Former River Falls man charged with 7th DWI
HUDSON – A man who now lives in Minnesota made his first appearance last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court after a November crash led to his seventh alleged drunken driving offense. St. Croix County sheriff’s deputies said Gabriel B. Peet was thrown from his 2006 Volvo sedan...
January 10, 2017 - 3:34pm
Wisconsin roundup: Storm makes for slow western Wisconsin commute; Madison faculty take aim at DNR's climate change stance; 8 more state news stories
RIVER FALLS — Slow driving was the name of the game Tuesday morning in western Wisconsin. After a storm dropped about an inch of snow over...
January 10, 2017 - 10:02am
December 29, 2016
Crash means no traffic light at busy River Falls intersection
A vehicle crashed into the signal controller cabinet at North Main Street and Paulson Road Friday night, Dec. 23, knocking out power for the...
December 29, 2016 - 11:30am
December 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator backs off mandatory high school drug testing; snow advisories for travelers; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — A Republican state lawmaker is backing off plans for a bill that would require high school students who participate in extracurricular activities or park a vehicle on school property to undergo random drug tests.
December 23, 2016 - 8:51am
December 6, 2016
Update: Kinnickinnic crash results in death
The late Monday afternoon, Dec. 5, two-vehicle crash in the town of Kinnickinnic has resulted in the death of Duane Cernohous, 55, of River Falls....
December 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Thanksgiving travelers greeted with sloppy roads; judge blocks Obama rule on overtime pay hikes; 9 more state news stories
Getting home for Thanksgiving will not be easy for hundreds of thousands of Wisconsinites. The first noteworthy snow of the season began Tuesday night in the northern half of the state -- and a second wave is due in Wednesday afternoon with advisories posted into the evening. Sleet...
November 23, 2016 - 9:22am
November 18, 2016
Heavy snow expected in MN as road conditions deteriorate, less than an inch likely locally
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Heavy snow is expected to fall throughout Minnesota on Friday, Nov. 18, making travel difficult in a central and northern...
November 18, 2016 - 9:55am