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Fire fells barn, attached shed in the town of Kinnickinnic
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
RFSD honors "Volunteers of the Year"
Somerset woman charged with first-degree reckless homicide released on bond
Zoller wins National Merit 3M Scholarship
crime and courts
Track and Field: Wildcats punch multiple tickets to state
Bound for glory
Boys Golf: Hudson regional champs, RF runner-up
Wildcat booters earn top seed
Netters ready for postseason
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
SUMMONS: OneMain Financial v. Sara L. Semi; Case No. 19-SC-301
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: MEETING CANCELLATION - 6/4/19 Plan Commission
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/28/19 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/16/19 Organizational Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/28/19 Public Hearings
Michelle K. Johnson Accepts Limited Partnership
River Falls Shopko Optical to remain open
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5-11
UW-River Falls CAFES awards scholarships and recognizes outstanding service
Place a Business Announcement
Floyd J. Wasson
Ambrose Edward Murphy
Kathleen G. Weyers
Wayne A. Place
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Woodworking column: The delicate, or not so delicate, John reading
Editorial: Some memories vets shouldn't have to bear
Obstruction of justice rally takes to RF streets
Veteran flutist performs at Wellhaven
Greg Peters column: 'Smile, you're at Kwik Trip!'
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Wisconsin state news briefs: Evers: $500M not enough for K--12 schools, and more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Legislature's Joint Finance Committee did what it said it would do, approving an additional $500 million in funding...
10 hours 8 min ago
May 23, 2019
SCAF given long-awaited green light to build animal shelter
St. Croix Animal Friends founder and president Diana Neubarth left the St. Croix County board room in tears Thursday, May 23, but they were...
May 23, 2019 - 2:44pm
RF to pursue waiver for Housing Affordability report
The River Falls City Council voted at its May 14 regular meeting to request a waiver on a Wisconsin state law that would require the city to produce a Housing Affordability Report and a New Housing Fee Report by Jan.1, 2020, and to update that annually.
May 23, 2019 - 11:13am
Wisconsin state news briefs: Madison man involved in teen's disappearance sentenced to 10 years, and more state news
MADISON -- A 31-year-old Madison man is going to prison for at least 10 years under a plea agreement reached this week. Bryan Rogers was involved...
May 23, 2019 - 8:34am
May 22, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Man accused of triple-fatal hit-and-run accident asks for change of venue, and more state news stories
CHIPPEWA FALLS -- The man accused of killing three Girl Scouts and a mother last November wants his trial moved out of Chippewa County. A motion...
May 22, 2019 - 8:35am
May 21, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Republican legislative leaders consider splitting budget into 2 bills, and more state news stories
MADISON -- Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says he and the leader of the Wisconsin Senate are frustrated with the governor's refusal to...
May 21, 2019 - 8:13am
May 20, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: $500 bond for man accused of shooting firefighter questioned, and more state news stories
FOND DU LAC -- The Fond du Lac County district attorney's office is being questioned about the $500 cash bond established for the man who was...
May 20, 2019 - 7:46am
May 17, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Private investment firm buys Shopko Optical, announces its plans, and more state news stories
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- A New York-based private investment firm says it will relocate 80 Shopko Optical stores to free-standing locations. Monarch...
May 17, 2019 - 9:07am
May 16, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Supreme Court justices question liberal group challenging lame duck session, more state news stories
MADISON -- One justice on the Wisconsin Supreme Court asked the group challenging last December's lame-duck special session if she should rule...
May 16, 2019 - 7:20am
May 15, 2019
End of PC home care due to financial strains, other options available for residents
Since 1979, Pierce County Public Health Department has offered home care service to local seniors and those with disabilities, allowing them...
May 15, 2019 - 6:00pm
Wisconsin state news briefs: Lt. Gov. Barnes receiving much more security protection, more state news stories
MADISON -- The current Wisconsin lieutenant governor is receiving much more security protection than his predecessor. A report from WisPolitics.com...
May 15, 2019 - 8:38am
May 14, 2019
St. Croix County Clean Sweep set to collect hazardous waste from farmers
St. Croix County will host the Clean Sweep Hazardous Waste Collection for farmers and agriculture-related businesses on Friday, May 17, from...
May 14, 2019 - 5:00pm
County bonding request sent back to board as is
The St. Croix County Administration Committee voted to send $8.4 million in bonding again to the county board without changes, after the board...
May 14, 2019 - 10:06am
Wisconsin state news briefs: Assembly Speaker appeals ruling he must facing questioning about redistricting, and more state news
MADISON -- The speaker of the Wisconsin Assembly is appealing a ruling that would make him answer questions connected to a federal redistricting...
May 14, 2019 - 9:55am
May 13, 2019
Wisconsin state news briefs: Kenosha police hold 15-year-old murder suspect; Milwaukee Bucks investigate complaints about doctored drinks
Kenosha police hold 15-year-old murder suspect KENOSHA—Kenosha police are holding a 15-year-old suspect in the murder of his former girlfriend...
May 13, 2019 - 9:05am