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ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn affirms commitment to Wis. deal; more state news stories
Application for New Richmond immigration detention center withdrawn
Key panel backs St. Croix County jail expansion project
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator to re-introduce bill to fully legalize marijuana in Wis.; more state news stories
crime and courts
Baseball: Wildcats take doubleheader from Raiders
Kinniator Challenge April 28
Softball struggles in three losses
Falcon Briefs: Lacrosse gets win in Iowa
Netters squeeze in two matches
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: 4/22/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/22/19 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-06 (Rezone)
Public program April 24 for proposed passenger train
Stallion now calls UW-River Falls home
Old-school barber's shop opens in Hudson
Concierge service: Fighting isolation with connection
Pierce County Farm Bureau members head to Madison for Ag Day at the Capitol
Place a Business Announcement
Eldon Alfred Bader
Richard W. Ripple
Craig R. Link
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Greg Peters column: Taking time to smell the flowers
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
ArtsMinded column: Gala is a night of revelry in honor of the arts
Woodworking column: Finding fancy fixin's in Beldenville, nonetheless
From this Perch: The boiling frog fable can lead to broken threads
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March 12, 2019
Erin Prairie log home total loss in early morning blaze
An Erin Prairie log home was deemed a total loss after an early morning fire Tuesday. New Richmond Fire & Rescue responded to a call at 4:12...
March 12, 2019 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2019
Family survives Clifton house explosion, neighborhood helps out
Homeowner Tony Plourde figures it was a miracle his family members weren't closer to the source of an explosion that rocked his house and set...
March 8, 2019 - 8:11am
February 26, 2019
Clifton house explosion sends residents and firefighter to hospital
Three residents and one firefighter were sent to the hospital with minor injuries after a house was demolished from an explosion and subsequent...
February 26, 2019 - 5:34am
February 14, 2019
'Pictures can be replaced, but we can't': Prescott family recovers after fire
Two Prescott women were preparing for bed and about to watch the ten o'clock news Friday night, Jan. 25, when the lights went out at their home...
February 14, 2019 - 11:11am
February 8, 2019
Hammond attic fire takes four-plus hours to subdue; family makes it out OK
HAMMOND -- A Thursday night house fire at 1075 Ridgeway St. in Hammond left three people, a husband and wife and their daughter, with an unlivable...
February 8, 2019 - 3:02pm
January 30, 2019
RF rallies support for fire victims
Heather Sperl woke up Saturday, Jan. 26, to a message from a friend asking to stay with her when she returned from vacation, because her home...
January 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
Crews endure subzero temps battling Pierce County house fire; 4 displaced
River Falls firefighters battled minus-24 air temperatures while extinguishing a Pierce County fire late Tuesday that displaced four residents....
January 30, 2019 - 1:47pm
United Fire responds to barn fire in Baldwin Township
The United Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 692 250th St. in Baldwin Township just before 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 29. The...
January 30, 2019 - 11:37am
January 27, 2019
Two RF houses go up in flames on frigid night
River Falls firefighters battled blazes at two houses that went up in flames immediately behind Ezekiel Lutheran Church in River Falls early...
January 27, 2019 - 7:54am
November 23, 2018
Watch: Crews called to Somerset-area structure fire
Multiple agencies responded Friday afternoon to a structure fire in the town of Somerset. Crews were called around 12:30 p.m. to 1649 85th St....
November 23, 2018 - 3:22pm
November 16, 2018
Troy home damaged by fire, one man hospitalized
A town of Troy home was heavily damaged by fire Thursday, Nov. 15. Firefighters dispatched at about 6:45 p.m., after a passer-by reported flames...
November 16, 2018 - 10:40am
October 23, 2018
Passers-by attempt to save dogs from Somerset house fire
When Somerset residents Michelle and Scott Beauvais saw smoke and fire coming from a home along Highway 35, the couple immediately called 911...
October 23, 2018 - 12:45pm
October 16, 2018
VIDEO: Crews respond to St. Croix County field fire
Fire in a field near the St. Croix-Pierce county line was extinguished Tuesday after a combine caught fire. United Fire Chief Gary Newton said...
October 16, 2018 - 11:50am
October 11, 2018
UPDATE: Early morning fire sends NR resident to hospital
Five New Richmond Fire & Rescue units responded to a single home fire at 1430 Meadowlark Lane at 12:43 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11. The New Richmond...
October 11, 2018 - 12:28pm
August 24, 2018
Ellsworth-area barn destroyed in early morning fire
Fire destroyed a barn early Friday in rural Ellsworth. Ellsworth firefighters responded at about 4:30 a.m. to W6656 340th Ave. in the town of...
August 24, 2018 - 11:55am