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Array of issues rolled up in Evers' marijuana proposal
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Vos says decriminalization blunts likelihood of larger pot proposal; more state news stories
Meth in the mix with child welfare case overload
Dealing with heavy snowloads on agricultural buildings
Hudson man faces ninth OWI charge
crime and courts
State Wrestling: Fuller advances to semifinals
Boys Basketball: Wildcats move within striking distance of BRC title
Swim Club scrambles to host MACs
Falcon Center named outstanding sports facility
Sports Calendar: Feb. 20-March 2
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: 2/27/19 Coffee With Superintendent
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/26/19 Public Hearing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-01 (Annex Territory)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/26/19 Council Meeting Agenda
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/28/19 Hearing - Patnode Permit
VIDEO: Twin brothers open RC racing store in Woodbury
Discover Wisconsin features Ellsworth restaurant on '8 Unique Wisconsin Cheeseburgers'
Hudson, New Richmond Dunn Bros included in data breach
Ellsworth Shopko closing 'unfortunate' loss for the community, chamber says
Discover Wisconsin names Hudson a 2018 Choice Destination
Place a Business Announcement
Verdean "Dean" A. Baerenwald
Dr. Alan Orton Stewart
Timothy Gerard Murphy
Shirley M. Fredrick Clements
Terrence "Terry" J. Mahoney
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Brux column: Uncertainty and workers in our current economy
Bill Rubin column: March brings madness
Woodworking column: It might take smuggling salt for a return trip
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven is safe and secure
ArtsMinded column: A sturgeon sculpture's inspiration
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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
January 14, 2019
Pierce County's new chief deputy
After spending 25 years working for the Pierce County Sheriff's Office, Lt. Steve Albarado took on the department's role as chief deputy at the...
January 14, 2019 - 10:00am
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
January 9, 2019
A quiet New Year's Eve for Pierce County law enforcement
While New Year's Eve is known for people's drinking, that didn't translate to a spike in OWI's or other crime this year in Pierce County. In...
January 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 4, 2019
Car accident sends 77-year-old man to the hospital
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS -- A 77-year old River Falls man was hit by a car and taken to the hospital on Thursday in the town of River Falls.
January 4, 2019 - 11:59am
January 2, 2019
Nordstrand appointed to succeed Lundell on St. Croix County bench
Somerset resident Scott Nordstrand was appointed to be St. Croix County's next circuit court judge. Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday named Nordstrand,...
January 2, 2019 - 4:21pm
December 31, 2018
Spring Valley woman facing meth, theft charges
A Spring Valley man reported his daughter to police for allegedly stealing and selling his valuable coins worth more than $12,000 to fund her...
December 31, 2018 - 8:03am
October 27, 2018
Pierce County Blotter: After hours business warned, domestics
Business warned, again A Hager City business at N1090 825th St. was warned for having customers inside after business hours for the third time...
October 27, 2018 - 1:00pm
October 19, 2018
Pierce County Blotter: Dogs attack goats, hunters trespassing
Dogs kill wayward goats Dogs killed several goats who had been seen on the road, but later went into a field and could not be seen at 1:44 a.m....
October 19, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 10, 2018
Complaint: Ellsworth man facing felony hit-and-run charge
A 45-year-old man was charged with felony hit and run-involve injury Sept. 24 after he allegedly failed to report hitting another vehicle, drove...
October 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 15, 2018
Wis. teen and family sue Shriners over freak go-kart parade crash
HUDSON, Wis. — Five years ago, Parker Reimer was a football center and a baseball catcher and spent every free minute playing outside....
September 15, 2018 - 11:12am
February 7, 2018
Dozens arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting
Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested more than three dozen people on felony prostitution and child sex-trafficking charges in the week...
February 7, 2018 - 10:08am
January 3, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Exposure blamed for 3 state deaths; more state news stories
MADISON — The Dane County Medical Examiner's Office says hypothermia was at least a contributing factor in three weekend deaths. The body...
January 3, 2018 - 9:07am
January 2, 2018
Dismissal, diversion agreements reached with teens accused in chicken incident
HUDSON – A trio of Green Bay-area teenagers was charged last month in St. Croix County Circuit Court after they allegedly lit a live chicken on fire in an incident that was recorded on camera and posted to social media. St. Croix County prosecutors charged 17-year-olds Hayden J....
January 2, 2018 - 9:49am
December 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Romance-rebuffed woman allegedly beat man, assailed him with wax; more state news stories
NECEDAH — A 32-year-old Necedah woman is accused of kicking down the door of a house, beating the man inside, spreading hot wax all over that...
December 28, 2017 - 11:30am