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Hudson man faces multiple felonies following alleged attack, police pursuit
Pierce County Circuit Court briefs
Pierce County Sheriff's Office report: accidents, arrests, rattlesnake report
Two charged in 2017 River Falls overdose death
ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
crime and courts
RFHS Athletic Booster Club membership drive begins May 1
Girls Soccer: Wildcats keep rolling
Baseball: Wildcats take doubleheader from Raiders
Kinniator Challenge April 28
Softball struggles in three losses
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: 4/22/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/22/19 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-06 (Rezone)
Don't forget about your septic; maintenance is key in preventing issues
Digging deeper at To The Point
Public program April 24 for proposed passenger train
Stallion now calls UW-River Falls home
Old-school barber's shop opens in Hudson
Place a Business Announcement
Eldon Alfred Bader
Richard W. Ripple
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Letter to the editor: Volunteers appreciated all the time
Woodworking column: Never hurts to have a leg up in the Korner of Knowledge
Greg Peters column: Taking time to smell the flowers
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
ArtsMinded column: Gala is a night of revelry in honor of the arts
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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
November 18, 2017
River Falls police: Pot smell draws police; Clean your windows
Police were sent to a residence at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 in the 800 block of South Wasson Lane for a report of the smell of marijuana coming...
November 18, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
MENOMONIE — Police in western Wisconsin are investigating a third high school threat within the past week.
November 16, 2017 - 11:23am
St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
St. Croix County’s district attorney will determine whether or not the shooting of a teenager by a sheriff’s deputy was justified. Michael...
November 16, 2017 - 10:26am
November 7, 2017
Hudson man charged with child porn possession
A North Hudson Pepper Fest board member stepped down from his post the day he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography. St. Croix County prosecutors on Tuesday, Nov. 7, charged 33-year-old Ryan N. Copeland with four felony counts of child porn possession. The Hudson...
November 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 2, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Nails again found in Halloween candy; Walker in Jerusalem; more state news stories
NEENAH — For the second year in a row, a trick or treater in Neenah found nails in Halloween candy. Police say the mother of an 11-year-old...
November 2, 2017 - 8:23am
October 24, 2017
River Falls police: Man hides in rafters, multiple underage drinking violations
Man hits bicyclist Phillip Gregory Thomas, 33, New Brighton, Minnesota, was cited $111.40 inattentive driving at 9:29 a.m. Friday. Police were...
October 24, 2017 - 8:45am
October 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Bill makes it felony to have sex with animals in Badger State; more state news
MADISON — A state Assembly Republican wants to make it a felony for a person to have sexual contact with animals. De Pere Rep. Andre Jacque...
October 20, 2017 - 9:08am
October 18, 2017
Police investigate threats report at Prescott Middle School
At least two students have been questioned about their role in a suspected shooting threat involving Prescott Middle School that unfolded late...
October 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Packers fans ponder future after Rodgers injury; lawmaker takes aim at roadmaps; more state news stories
In bars and living rooms throughout Wisconsin Sunday, Packer fans wondered about the team's future after quarterback Aaron Rodgers broke his...
October 16, 2017 - 8:38am
October 14, 2017
Second Hudson man sentenced for Woodbury trafficking bust
The second man in a pair of Hudson residents accused of trafficking a homeless woman for commercial sex has been sentenced. Dustin Jeffrey Arthur...
October 14, 2017 - 8:20pm
October 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trump subsidy cutoff spurs 36 percent Obamacare hike in Wis.; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsinites on Obamacare will pay an average of 36 percent more to stay on the Affordable Care Act next year.
October 13, 2017 - 9:13am
October 5, 2017
Newport man receives year of probation for Springfield gun burglary
One of four men accused of stealing guns from a town of Springfield home last fall will serve one year of probation. A St. Croix County Circuit...
October 5, 2017 - 9:04pm
Church embezzlement earns former St. Paul principal two-year prison sentence
A former St. Paul assistant principal accused of embezzling nearly $200,000 from a rural Baldwin church will spend two years in prison and faces...
October 5, 2017 - 3:56pm
October 3, 2017
Judge cracks down on first ex-boyfriend sentenced for 'revenge porn' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Michael Weigel's former partner woke up last December to a stunning email from her ex. "You will never live in peace. You will...
October 3, 2017 - 11:08pm