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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats, critics blast Walker for signing lame-duck bills into law; more state news stories
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
crime and courts
Baseball: Call traded to Indians
Boys Basketball: Cats win third straight
St. Croix Heritage Area seats new board of directors
Boys Hockey: Wildcats make it two straight
Girls Hockey: Fusion top Raiders in BRC opener
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
Place a Business Announcement
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
Woodworking column: The wisdom of Benjamin Franklin
Letters to the editor: Republican actions are 'despicable'; We deserve a leader with values
From this Perch: The difference between emitting heat and giving light
Wellhaven column: Christmas fun at Wellhaven
Wild Side Column: Back to the Suwannee River Delta
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November 19, 2018
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
HUDSON — Attorneys on both sides of a high-profile St. Croix County threats case shook hands in late September after delivering impassioned...
November 19, 2018 - 1:29pm
October 10, 2018
Care for animals from cock- and dog- fighting operation estimated at $500,000
Care for about 2,000 animals saved in connection to a suspected Pierce County-based animal-fighting is estimated at almost $500,000. At an Oct....
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Pierce County blotter: deer shining, amphetamine paranoia and an after-hours bar
Deer shining A caller alerted police to a man shining three deer at W7182 290th Ave. in Ellsworth at 10:07 p.m. Sept. 27. The caller told police...
October 4, 2018 - 7:00am
June 14, 2018
Trial set in New Richmond threats case
HUDSON — The trial for a New Richmond teenager accused of telling others he planned “to shoot kids” was set last week in a hearing where the judge announced there was probable cause to move the case forward. The defendant, Nicholas H. Cherrier, also pleaded not guilty at the...
June 14, 2018 - 11:25am
Hudson brewery acquisition deal leads to lawsuit
The former owner of a Hudson craft brewery is suing the Twin Cities business that acquired it in 2015, alleging it’s not abiding an agreement...
June 14, 2018 - 11:21am
September 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man charged with attacking teen mowing lawn; 8 more state news stories
WEST BEND — A 46-year-old man is due back in court Oct. 11 after he allegedly attacked a young neighbor with a hammer while the teen was mowing...
September 1, 2017 - 9:04am
June 14, 2017
Bond set for suspect in crash that killed Beldenville teen
The case against a Minnesota woman accused of vehicular homicide marks the first time the substance carfentanil has gone under Wisconsin State...
June 14, 2017 - 8:24am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
APPLETON — A Wisconsin man is going to prison for four- and a-half years for being drunk when he was involved in a car accident in downtown...
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
April 12, 2017
Kentucky man sentenced in Pierce County for hiding a corpse
ELLSWORTH — The Kentucky man who transported and dumped a box containing the body of a Prescott man is headed to prison. Pierce County...
April 12, 2017 - 10:47am
April 3, 2017
Mock trial team attains state runner-up
MADISON — The River Falls High School Mock Trial Team made school history by capturing the second place title in the Wisconsin Mock Trial...
April 3, 2017 - 11:05am
March 28, 2017
Pierce Sheriff Blotter: Woman in a trunk; DWI barn crash; deputy's finger bitten
A deputy stopped a vehicle in traffic at 11:23 p.m. March 20 at 170th Avenue and County Road C in Bay City. The deputy requested a K-9 sniff...
March 28, 2017 - 9:17am
February 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Court ruling eases admissibility of toxicology tests; broadband bill targets rural areas; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — The Wisconsin Supreme Court has made it easier to use toxicology test results against criminal defendants in court. The justices ruled 5-2 Tuesday that toxicology tests are legally parts of autopsies, and therefore can be admitted as evidence without the person who wrote...
February 14, 2017 - 3:33pm
January 10, 2017
Authorities raid Star Prairie home
More than a pound of packaged pot, 20 marijuana plants and a handgun were seized over the weekend in Star Prairie, where a suspected drug dealer...
January 10, 2017 - 3:40pm
December 2, 2016
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
ELLSWORTH – On Tuesday, Nov. 29, River Falls police arrested Ryan Mulhern, 27, Hudson, on the following three charges: --Second Degree Sexual...
December 2, 2016 - 2:29pm
October 19, 2016
Jury acquits man in River Falls rape case
A Pierce County jury on Friday acquitted a Somerset man in a 2015 River Falls sexual assault case. The jury deliberated for about 40 minutes before returning three not-guilty verdicts for Skyler L. Mescher. The 22-year-old was charged in November 2015 with three counts of second-degree...
October 19, 2016 - 11:55am