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Deer Park man faces federal charges after mountain lion hunt
Update: Missing White Bear Lake teenager found safe
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to take action on lame-duck bills; heavy drinking aside, Wis. is … pretty healthy?; more state news stories
City clerk to serve as interim treasurer
Election filings underway for April 2019
crime and courts
Boys Hockey: Wildcats make it two straight
Girls Hockey: Fusion top Raiders in BRC opener
Nice 10-pointer for River Falls resident
UWRF earns NCAA/MOAA Diversity Award
Boys Basketball: River Falls tops La Crosse Logan
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 RIVER FALLS: 12/17/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 Educational Program Committee Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/19/18 Lunch With Superintendent
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 Finance & Facilities Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 School Board Meeting
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
First National Bank of River Falls Surprises UWRF Student With a Free Semester of Tuition
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Matthew Beeson, MD.
Pierce Co. Tourism launches research project with grant
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
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David L. Klinefelter
James A. Leonard
Robert "Bob" Baglio
Dwaine "Bumps" Persells
Karen J. Bloodhart
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
In Loving Memory of Leon R. Scott
Wild Side Column: Back to the Suwannee River Delta
Brux column: The economics of a proxy-war
Letters to the editor: Kudos to YMCA for replacing styrofoam cups
Bill Rubin column: Time out: Chuck Taylor All Star shoes
Views from the Right column: Keep incentives for less government dependency
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December 4, 2018
U.S., China tariffs put uncertainty for county's tech department
A 90-day trade battle truce between the United States and China has given some relief to Pierce County Information Services, the county government...
December 4, 2018 - 4:18pm
November 29, 2018
Pierce's dementia care specialist aims to tackle a growing issue
In October, Pierce County brought on its first-ever dementia care specialist, mirroring a state effort to combat a growing dementia problem....
November 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 21, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: $1.1B deficit awaits Gov.-elect Evers in Madison; more state news stories
He won the election, and now Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers gets to figure out how to deal with a $1.1 billion deficit. A report released Tuesday...
November 21, 2018 - 8:49am
November 15, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: More Wisconsin schools meeting or exceeding expectations; more state news stories
The report card from the Department of Public Instruction finds 84 percent of Wisconsin schools are meeting or exceeding expectations the last...
November 15, 2018 - 9:39am
November 1, 2018
Candidate running write-in campaign for sheriff
A candidate for sheriff is attempting the same election strategy he used eight years ago — a roughly one-month write-in campaign. Oake Gregory,...
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
Hove not missing the political race
Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove has faced a challenger for her spot every election, but isn't missing "politics" this year as she only faces...
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
October 24, 2018
Pierce County Board approves borrowing for highway projects
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors finalized borrowing over $8 million for highway improvements at the Oct. 23 meeting. The county plans...
October 24, 2018 - 1:45pm
October 19, 2018
Pierce committee recommends Matthys as administrative coordinator
Pierce County's Finance and Personnel Committee recommended Jason Matthys fill the administrative coordinator position at a Tuesday, Oct. 16...
October 19, 2018 - 1:53pm
October 12, 2018
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter David Clarey started his first day with a bang—literally. The Carthage, S.D. (home of a straw bale museum,...
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
October 2, 2018
Pierce County plan could revive unused Martell wayside
Pierce County officials are hoping to convert an unused wayside near Martell, if an acquisition plan can go through. At a Sept. 20 Pierce County...
October 2, 2018 - 6:25am
September 11, 2018
Aldi site stormwater concerns examined; river should not be impacted
Kinnickinnic River Land Trust Executive Director Dave Drewiske received many comments from people concerned about the new Aldi site's proximity...
September 11, 2018 - 1:11pm
September 10, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Nolato Contour announces $18M expansion in St. Croix County; more state news stories
Plastics manufacturer Nolato Contour is planning a 17-point-nine-million-dollar expansion at its facility in St. Croix County. The project is...
September 10, 2018 - 8:57am
August 27, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin congressional delegation reacts To McCain's death; more state news stories
Members of the Wisconsin congressional delegation are reacting to the death of U.S. Sen. John McCain. The statesman and war hero had just announced...
August 27, 2018 - 8:30am
August 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Federal judge withdraws from Wis. redistricting case; more state news stories
The U.S. District Court judge for Wisconsin's western district has withdrawn from federal suit over the state's legislative maps.
August 3, 2018 - 8:41am
July 5, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. starts collecting online sales tax Oct. 1; more state news stories
As soon as the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way, it was a foregone conclusion Wisconsin would start collecting online sales taxes. The date...
July 5, 2018 - 8:40am