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WATCH: Area fire fighters train for propane emergencies
Sheriff: Man, 40, ID’d in state park death investigation
NR man pleads guilty to wire fraud, violating Clean Air Act
Alleged Hudson dog thief accused of pulling hatchet on man in separate incident
UWRF classroom upgrades approved in 3 buildings
crime and courts
Seven Cats selected to All-BRC soccer
14AA home tourney champs
Legion still learning early
Fish stay perfect in SCVBL
Baseball: Legion tourney this weekend
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
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/2/19 Town Board Meeting
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 7/11/19 Hearing - Zoning Ordinance Revisions
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/2/19 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/1/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2019 Mill & Overlay Program
Scenic Bluffs Dental opens in Prescott
New Dentist Joining Bardill Dental Associates
Bakke Norman Welcomes Attorney Jeffrey A. Cormell
School is in session at Forestville Vines
Petersons open their farm June 15 for Dairy Breakfast
Place a Business Announcement
Matthew D. Yunker
William R. Reiff
John and Dorothy Maule
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Woodworking column: A Declaration of Independence, sort of
Letters to the editor: Digging a grave for all of us
Greg Peters column: Run this story up your flagpole
Bill Rubin column: Sweet, it's a lemonade stand!
Editorial: Thunder, lightning, illegal lightening of the pocket
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June 10, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Proposed ordinance would fine parents for kids’ bullying; more state news stories
If Wisconsin Rapids passes a new ordinance, the parents of a bully could be fined. City leaders are considering taking the step after a viral...
June 10, 2019 - 10:11am
May 26, 2019
Brux column: The economics of religion and politics
Our neighbor, newly-elected Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar has created quite a stir. She is passionate, out-spoken, young and wears a hijab. She...
May 26, 2019 - 5:00am
May 19, 2019
Brux column: The economics of trade restrictions
International trade is again hitting the headlines. The president has now placed additional tariffs on China and is threatening more. He is...
May 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
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
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
FARGO — Forum Communications, a family-owned company operating multimedia properties in four states, has entered into an agreement to purchase...
May 16, 2019 - 10:08am
April 27, 2019
Brux column: The economics of foreign aid
In my last column, I argued that the greatest danger associated with our large budget deficit is the excuse it gives politicians to cut social...
April 27, 2019 - 5:00am
April 26, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Evers stands by National Guard leader despite call for review; more state news stories
Gov. Tony Evers says he is not questioning Adjutant Gen. Donald Dunbar's leadership of the Wisconsin National Guard, even though he is calling...
April 26, 2019 - 2:03pm
Bill Rubin column: Small business make B-I-G impacts
Long before Mr. Sam Walton became a dominant player in retail and distribution, he boldly opened Walton's 5/10 (Five and Dime) in Bentonville,...
April 26, 2019 - 11:00am
April 15, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Federal civil rights investigations at youth prisons ends with no charges; more state news stories
The U.S. attorney's office in Madison says its investigation found insufficient evidence to file charges connected to alleged civil rights violations...
April 15, 2019 - 8:36am
April 9, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: No 2018 tax breaks for Foxconn; more state news stories
Tiwanese electronics giant Foxconn won't get any tax breaks from the State of Wisconsin for 2018. The company fell 82 jobs short of the threshold...
April 9, 2019 - 9:37am
April 8, 2019
Brux column: The economics of the budget, budget deficit, and national debt
No, please don't be frightened away from these topics, as they are easy to understand. And, despite being lost in recent political drama, the...
April 8, 2019 - 5:00am
April 5, 2019
Bill Rubin column: Employers face workplace challenges head-on
It seems "Help Wanted" signs have replaced "Garage Sale" signs as the least popular among community beautification advocates. Street right-of-ways...
April 5, 2019 - 5:00am
March 19, 2019
Employing those with disabilities discussed at first-ever Pierce County Community Conversation
Facilitating discussion and solutions for employing people with disabilities in the local workforce was the primary focus during a first-ever...
March 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 18, 2019
Brux column: The economics of deregulation
"Rules and regulations, who needs them — throw them out the door." How many of you aging hipsters remember singing along with this line...
March 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2019
Bill Rubin column: Girl Scout cookies and the 5 Ps
Thin Mint. Peanut Butter Do-si-Dos. Shortbread Trefoils. Samoas. Just like the first backyard robin, Girl Scout cookie sales are another sign...
March 15, 2019 - 6:00am