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November 19, 2018
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput poses with a bat that circulates among prosecutors in his office who win jury trials. Orput calls it the “Heavy Hitters Club.” Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
November 19, 2018 - 1:29pm
October 10, 2018
This dog was one of several found at a Pierce County property where a suspected dog- and cock-fighting operation was discovered in September. Photo courtesy of ASPCA
Care for animals from cock- and dog- fighting operation estimated at $500,000
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
October 4, 2018
Pierce County blotter: deer shining, amphetamine paranoia and an after-hours bar
October 4, 2018 - 7:00am
June 14, 2018
Trial set in New Richmond threats case
June 14, 2018 - 11:25am
Hudson brewery acquisition deal leads to lawsuit
June 14, 2018 - 11:21am
September 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man charged with attacking teen mowing lawn; 8 more state news stories
September 1, 2017 - 9:04am
June 14, 2017
Makellia Jensen
Bond set for suspect in crash that killed Beldenville teen
June 14, 2017 - 8:24am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
April 12, 2017
Clarence Hicks
Kentucky man sentenced in Pierce County for hiding a corpse
April 12, 2017 - 10:47am
April 3, 2017
Shown in the front row are River Falls High School Mock Trial students, from left: witness Nick Cobian; witness Miranda Kieren; witness Greta Snow; attorney Marika Hanson; attorney Anna Luebke; attorney Dana Craig; attorney Britta Carlson; and witness Zion Zaloudek. Back row, from left: Honorable Brian Blanchard, Kevin Lonergan, Justice Daniel Kelly, Honorable Stephen Crocker, and Honorable John Jorgensen. (Photo courtesy of State Bar of Wisconsin)
Mock trial team attains state runner-up
April 3, 2017 - 11:05am
March 28, 2017
Pierce Sheriff Blotter: Woman in a trunk; DWI barn crash; deputy's finger bitten
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
February 14, 2017 - 3:33pm
January 10, 2017
Authorities raid Star Prairie home
January 10, 2017 - 3:40pm
December 2, 2016
Ryan Mulhern
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
December 2, 2016 - 2:29pm
October 19, 2016
Jury acquits man in River Falls rape case
October 19, 2016 - 11:55am