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St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
Update: Evers rejects GOP tax relief plan as unsustainable
Wisconsin roundup: Evers could include ‘first step’ toward medical marijuana in budget; more state news stories
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
Wisconsin roundup: Evers says gas tax hike on the table; more state news stories
crime and courts
Girls Basketball: Reardon scores 1,000th point in Wildcat's win
Boys Hockey: Raiders top Wildcats
Wrestling: Wildcats earn share of BRC title
Girls Hockey: Raiders, Fusion battle to tie
Girls hoops falls to tough foes
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
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/27/18 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Site Improvements
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/21/19 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY SOLID WASTE DEPT: Ad For Bids - Roll-Off Container Transport
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/22/19 Council Meeting Agenda
Local Shopkos open amid shutdown announcements
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
New Edward Jones advisor comes to River Falls
Anchor Paper constructs River Falls facility
Mike Travis named Agriculture Educator in Pierce County
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Richard David Swensen
James P. "Jim" Reilly
Sophia E. Hunter Squires Jenkins Thomas
Norbert John Fisher
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
Letter to the editor: Chippewa Falls thanks you
Views from the Right column: We all harbor bias in some way
Woodworking column: 'If you have sour apples, make apple sauce'
From this Perch column: In a train-wreck like this
Bill Rubin column: Fables of a passbook and financial literacy
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January 14, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Closs suspect headed to court; OWI fight renewed at Legislature; more state news stories
Twenty-one-year-old Jake Patterson is scheduled to appear before a Barron County judge Monday afternoon to face charges in the kidnapping of...
January 14, 2019 - 8:52am
January 12, 2019
River Falls Police: Thefts reported around town
Sticky fingers • At 2:10 p.m. Dec. 28, a River Falls resident reported the theft of a rented Surly Flat Tire bicycle rented from UW-River Falls....
January 12, 2019 - 4:00pm
Pierce County Circuit Court briefs
Initial appearances Tanner C. Beach, 31, Spring Valley, waived extradition Dec. 26 to Washington County, Minn., where he was charged Aug. 28...
January 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 11, 2019
WATCH: Officials hold second news briefing with latest on Jayme Closs
Missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs was found alive in Wisconsin yesterday. Officials provided details on the case and Closs' recovery at an emotional...
January 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
WATCH: Officials describe joy, circumstances of Jayme Closs' recovery at press conference; suspect in custody
Jayme Closs, the 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who went missing in October after her parents were found dead in their home, was found alive Thursday,...
January 11, 2019 - 10:40am
Wisconsin roundup: Bus driver honored for rescuing barefoot baby girl; more state news stories
A driver for the Milwaukee County Transit System is being honored for rescuing a barefoot baby girl who was spotted wandering alone on an overpass...
January 11, 2019 - 9:20am
January 10, 2019
13-year-old Wisconsin girl missing since October found alive near Duluth
GORDON, Wis. — A 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who had been missing since October has been found alive in rural Douglas County, Wisconsin, on...
January 10, 2019 - 8:15pm
River Falls man suspected of 8th OWI, running from cops
A River Falls man suspected of his eighth drunken-driving offense ran from officers Wednesday in St. Croix County after bolting from a traffic pursuit, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. Troopers said 44-year-old Tony G. Hetchler was arrested after a K-9 search Jan. 9 near a...
January 10, 2019 - 1:53pm
Wisconsin roundup: Democratic lawmaker alleges all-night lame-duck session was illegal; more state news stories
A Democratic member of the Wisconsin Assembly plans to file a complaint alleging the all-night lame-duck legislative session in December violated...
January 10, 2019 - 11:27am
January 9, 2019
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Traffic troubles, sticky fingers
Traffic troubles • Deputies assisted a driver whose alternator had gone out at 4:32 p.m. Dec. 21 at highways 35 and 63 in Hager City. •...
January 9, 2019 - 6:00pm
A quiet New Year's Eve for Pierce County law enforcement
While New Year's Eve is known for people's drinking, that didn't translate to a spike in OWI's or other crime this year in Pierce County. In...
January 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
Who will be on the April 2019 ballot?
The deadline has passed and the names are in for those who chose to run for village boards, school boards and city councils across the state...
January 9, 2019 - 11:44am
UWRF Society of Physics Students are 'simply outstanding'
It is unusual, said UW-River Falls Professor Earl Blodgett, for a chapter of the Society of Physics Students to receive an Outstanding Chapter...
January 9, 2019 - 11:00am
Wisconsin roundup: Sturgeon Bay throws lifeline to shutdown-affected Coast Guard families; more state news stories
A fund set aside in the Sturgeon Bay area already contains $30,000 for no-interest loans to Coast Guard families during the federal government...
January 9, 2019 - 10:27am
January 8, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Clear Lake man reaches plea deal in shooting case; more state news stories
A Clear Lake man will be sentenced in April for firing at least six shots into an SUV while it was on his property. Fifty-year-old Leonard Anderson...
January 8, 2019 - 8:43am