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Knudson wins St. Croix Sheriff primary
Primary 2018 election results: Here’s how you voted
Wisconsin state news briefs: Governor's tweet: ‘Of course I don't want a boycott of Harley-Davidson’; more state news stories
Man with alias allegedly stole Ellsworth vehicle, spotted in RF gassing up
Wisconsin state news briefs: Small plane crashes in cornfield near Beloit Airport; Authorities search for fugitive after weekend domestic incident; more state news briefs
crime and courts
Seven to be inducted into Wildcat HOF
Baseball: Fish hooked by Merchants
Baseball: Legion state title a family affair
Seven to be inducted into Wildcat HOF
Fish sent to Strum for playoffs
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
UW-RIVER FALLS: HLC Accreditation - Public Comment Notice
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 8/23/18 Hearing - Bloch permit
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/9/18 Public Test of Voting Equipment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 8/14/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT:8/1318 BOE Meeting
Perkins closes, Culver's to move in
Evan Sayre departs Whole Earth Grocery; search for new GM begins
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Receives Service Award
Lueck opens Modern Woodmen office: New office in River Falls offers fraternal financial services
Place a Business Announcement
Marion Katherine Jameson
Mathilda "Tillie" Most
Paul Edward Walker
Carla Marie Symanietz
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Woodworking column: What in the world is green corn?
Letters to the editor: Free School Supply thanks; A small price to pay
From this Perch column: Is everybody happy?
Views from the Right column: It's time for honesty
Wellhaven column: Romantic movies and comedies draw crowd to movie nights
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July 13, 2018
Trio of sisters to compete in national youth rodeos
Three Martell sisters — Tabitha, Rebekah and Anna Tschanz — have earned positions to compete in national youth rodeos. Rebekah, a...
July 13, 2018 - 6:00am
July 3, 2018
Hastings man dies after Wis. trench collapse
A 22-year-old Hastings man died last weekend after a trench collapse in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said 22-year-old...
July 3, 2018 - 11:07am
December 12, 2017
Update: Teen crash victim ID'd, in critical condition
TOWN OF MARTELL -- An 18-year-old man from Bay City was airlifted from the scene of a two-vehicle crash at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 in the town...
December 12, 2017 - 9:32am
June 29, 2017
Weather service: Tornado that hit Pierce County was EF-1
The National Weather Service confirmed what many eyewitnesses already knew — it was a tornado that struck Pierce County on Wednesday. Michelle...
June 29, 2017 - 2:34pm
June 28, 2017
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
TOWN OF MARTELL — At least one person was injured after a fast-developing storm produced a tornado that destroyed numerous buildings Wednesday,...
June 28, 2017 - 8:37pm
May 23, 2017
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Many people brought items to River Falls' Spring Cleanup event May 8-13. But town of Martell resident Dana Pruitt had a different mission. He...
May 23, 2017 - 6:03am
July 22, 2015
Preserving history in Martell: Committee gets old schoolhouse running
For people like Francine Rudesill, preserving the Old Martell Schoolhouse is about more than just preserving history. The lifetime resident...
July 22, 2015 - 1:56pm
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
June 19, 2015
Plum City man injured in town of Martell crash
A Pierce County man was hospitalized Friday morning after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 63 in the town of Martell. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the victim, 28-year-old Joshua Larson, was on Highway 63 near 850th Avenue at 6:35 a.m. when he lost control...
June 19, 2015 - 11:30am
February 7, 2014
UPDATE: Two-vehicle accident with injuries on Hwy. 63
MARTELL - A two-vehicle accident with injuries took place just at 12 p.m. Friday in the Pierce County town of Martell just north of Lawton. Barbara...
February 7, 2014 - 2:06pm
November 21, 2013
Rural couple wonders if graffiti was aimed at them
About three weeks ago as she drove to pick up a friend and then head to an artists’ meeting in St. Paul, Deana Pass saw the symbol on the back of a stop sign. Two weeks later she saw the second one on a stop sign much closer to her town of Martell home. The drawings -- crudely...
November 21, 2013 - 9:35am
August 10, 2013
Two-vehicle accident leads to rollover, injuries
MARTELL - A two-vehicle accident led to an injury late Friday afternoon at the north intersection of Hwys. 29 and 63 in Martell Township. A...
August 10, 2013 - 6:02pm
August 29, 2012
Martell School garage sale Saturday
MARTELL--A garage sale will be going on at the Martell School this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. This will be the second day of the fundraising...
August 29, 2012 - 10:00am
July 2, 2012
Nelson descendants plan family reunion
The descendants of Andreas and Sonne Nelson, pioneer Norwegian settlers in the Martell area, will celebrate their heritage with a family reunion...
July 2, 2012 - 4:05pm
April 25, 2012
Benefit for breast cancer patient April 28
A benefit event for Sarah Wilson-Freeland will be held this Saturday at the El Paso Bar and Grill, W4277 CTH G, Ellsworth. The event will feature...
April 25, 2012 - 10:38am