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Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers offer diverging reactions to Evers' first State of the State; more state news stories
City Council unanimously approves Kinni Corridor plan
New Richmond homicide case set for trial
CVTC to offer English language class at River Falls
Preschool screening to be held for RF District
crime and courts
Wildcat swimmers 8th at Husky Invite
Gymnasts 2nd at RL Invite
Boys' basketball: Cats get big win at Ashland
Boys' hockey falls at Hudson, NR
Falcon Roundup: Women skaters sweep Point
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: 1/31/19 Food Service Council Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/12/19 Hearing - Proposed Ordinance 2019-1
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Request For Proposals- Asbestos Abatement
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: REVISED Ad For Bids- Glen Park Site Improvements
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/27/18 Council Meeting Minutes
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
Place a Business Announcement
Joyce A. Scott
Howard "Howie" Dahm
Shirley Ann Ellis
Erik Christopher Anderson
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
Editorial: Do something about that ice dam
Woodworking column:Radio opened up the world, outside of the farm
Column: Frostbite can happen quickly. Here's how to avoid it
Viewpoint: For private well owners, testing can bring peace of mind
Letter to the editor: Chippewa Falls thanks you
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January 22, 2019
New Richmond homicide case set for trial
Just moments after his motion for dismissal was denied Tuesday afternoon, defense attorney Earl Gray said his client Kayle A. Fleischauer, accused...
January 22, 2019 - 4:09pm
Former employee allegedly threatens workplace in Hudson
A former Alula Manufacturing employee last week was charged with felony intent to cause public panic or fear in response to a December 2018 phone...
January 22, 2019 - 8:00am
January 21, 2019
Police pursuit spans multiple counties, crosses state lines
A White Bear Lake, Minn., man led police on a chase across state lines that ended just shy of St. Croix County's eastern border on I-94, according...
January 21, 2019 - 5:58am
January 18, 2019
St. Croix County off-duty deputy charged with firearms misdemeanor following OWI arrest
An off-duty St. Croix County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer was formally charged earlier this week with possession of a firearm while intoxicated...
January 18, 2019 - 4:22pm
January 17, 2019
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
New Richmond Police Department has asked the public's help to locate a suspect believed to have attacked another man with a boxcutter and fled...
January 17, 2019 - 6:45am
January 16, 2019
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Caller cries fowl in Bay City
Caller cries fowl in Bay City A caller reported a large number of swans Jan. 9 at the park on Lake Pepin in Bay City. The caller feared the birds...
January 16, 2019 - 1:16pm
January 15, 2019
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestler facing battery charges
A Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestler is facing battery charges from a Nov. 28 school altercation, according to a criminal complaint. Felony battery...
January 15, 2019 - 1:49pm
Pierce County man suspected in second child molestation case
Shortly after news of a Maiden Rock man's alleged child-porn activity went public, a woman came forward to authorities to report the same man...
January 15, 2019 - 9:45am
January 14, 2019
Pierce deputy's criminal case over child-sex charges resetting
A Pierce County sheriff's deputy's criminal case over child-sex charges will reset, after scheduling issues arose for the St. Croix County District...
January 14, 2019 - 9:00am
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
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