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WATCH: Area fire fighters train for propane emergencies
Sheriff: Man, 40, ID’d in state park death investigation
NR man pleads guilty to wire fraud, violating Clean Air Act
Alleged Hudson dog thief accused of pulling hatchet on man in separate incident
UWRF classroom upgrades approved in 3 buildings
crime and courts
Seven Cats selected to All-BRC soccer
14AA home tourney champs
Legion still learning early
Fish stay perfect in SCVBL
Baseball: Legion tourney this weekend
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 KINNICKINNIC: 7/2/19 Town Board Meeting
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 7/11/19 Hearing - Zoning Ordinance Revisions
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/2/19 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/1/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2019 Mill & Overlay Program
Scenic Bluffs Dental opens in Prescott
New Dentist Joining Bardill Dental Associates
Bakke Norman Welcomes Attorney Jeffrey A. Cormell
School is in session at Forestville Vines
Petersons open their farm June 15 for Dairy Breakfast
Place a Business Announcement
Matthew D. Yunker
William R. Reiff
John and Dorothy Maule
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Woodworking column: A Declaration of Independence, sort of
Letters to the editor: Digging a grave for all of us
Greg Peters column: Run this story up your flagpole
Bill Rubin column: Sweet, it's a lemonade stand!
Editorial: Thunder, lightning, illegal lightening of the pocket
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June 10, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Proposed ordinance would fine parents for kids’ bullying; more state news stories
If Wisconsin Rapids passes a new ordinance, the parents of a bully could be fined. City leaders are considering taking the step after a viral...
June 10, 2019 - 10:11am
May 21, 2019
River Falls Shopko Optical to remain open
Though the retail portion of the River Falls Shopko will close, its optical business will continue operation as a freestanding location. About 80 locations will relocate from their current homes inside Shopko stores, following the acquisition of Shopko Optical by Monarch Alternative...
May 21, 2019 - 5:06pm
April 15, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Federal civil rights investigations at youth prisons ends with no charges; more state news stories
The U.S. attorney's office in Madison says its investigation found insufficient evidence to file charges connected to alleged civil rights violations...
April 15, 2019 - 8:36am
March 29, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: Report states Wis. vouchers, charter schools will cost public schools $193M; more state news stories
An analysis from the Legislative Fiscal Bureau reveals Wisconsin voucher and charter schools will mean $193 million less in state aid for public...
March 29, 2019 - 9:39am
March 18, 2019
All Shopko locations closing
Shopko will close all of its stores as it has been unable to find a buyer for its business after declaring bankruptcy in January, according to...
March 18, 2019 - 2:53pm
February 15, 2019
Ellsworth Shopko closing 'unfortunate' loss for the community, chamber says
In May, the Ellsworth Shopko will close its doors to the community. The announcement was made last week, following news that the company had...
February 15, 2019 - 9:42am
February 6, 2019
Ellsworth Shopko closing
The Ellsworth Shopko will close May 5, following an announcement from the company that it had filed for bankruptcy and would be restructuring....
February 6, 2019 - 6:48pm
January 30, 2019
Ellsworth Shopko pharmacy closing
The Ellsworth Shopko pharmacy will close in the beginning of February, the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce confirmed Wednesday. The closing follows...
January 30, 2019 - 3:08pm
January 29, 2019
River Falls Shopko pharmacy closes
The River Falls Shopko pharmacy has closed, following an announcement earlier this month that the company had filed for bankruptcy and would...
January 29, 2019 - 5:40pm
January 18, 2019
Local Shopkos open amid shutdown announcements
Shopko has announced the closing of several of its stores in both Wisconsin and Minnesota, though currently the Ellsworth and River Falls stores...
January 18, 2019 - 2:36pm
January 17, 2019
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
GREEN BAY, Wis. — A handful of stores in Upper Midwestern states are slated to close after general merchandise retailer Shopko announced it...
January 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
April 30, 2017
ShopKo adds alcohol to offerings
After receiving an alcohol license at an earlier City Council meeting, Shopko, 1777 Paulson Road, has begun selling alcoholic beverages. According to a news release from Shopko's corporate office, "The decision to make alcoholic beverages available at its store was based on Shopko's...
April 30, 2017 - 6:19am
December 22, 2009
Shopko pharmacist honored, terminated
Green Bay-based Shopko declined to comment on the company's firing of a pharmacist who received an award for stopping an armed robber. The incident happened in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. The city honored pharmacist Jerry Gunderson with a Citizen Appreciation Award after he chased a gunman...
December 22, 2009 - 11:41am
January 9, 2009
Overwhelmed: Good way to start the new year
"In River Falls, Salvation Army volunteers have been ringing their bells at ShopKo, EconoFoods and Dick's Fresh Market. "Local Salvation Army organizer Ed Paulson said it looks like donations won't reach this year's $32,000 goal." That's how Editor Phil Pfuehler began a Dec. 18...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Robber at ShopKo charged
A Minneapolis suspect accused of barging into ShopKo's pharmacy Aug. 13 and stealing three pints of Promethazine codeine cough syrup was charged with a felony robbery by the St. Croix County district attorney. He's been charged with similar crimes all across Minnesota. The St. Croix...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am