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Shifting the burden: St. Croix County tasked with finding housing for serious sex offenders
Convicted River Falls sex offender accused of child molestation
Ellsworth woman charged with arson
Somerset man pleads not guilty to false imprisonment, other charges
Wisconsin roundup: Evers declares state of emergency due to spring flooding; more state news stories
crime and courts
Football realignment: RF not going quietly
UWRF women fall in NCAA tourney
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
Repeat state champs in powerlifting
Three Cats All-BRC boys hoops
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: 3/18/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/18/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/21/19 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/19/19 Plan Commission Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/20/19 ETZ Meeting Agenda
Heit named general manager of New Richmond Golf Club
All Shopko locations closing
Difficult goodbyes as J.R. Haubrich closes
From school to home: Prairie View Senior Living up and running in old elementary
FNCB receives OUTSTANDING Ranking
Place a Business Announcement
Bernadette Helen Deusterman
Jeffrey J. Kulow
Thomas P. O'Connell
John Victor Perry
Carol Ann Hildebrandt
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Brux column: The economics of deregulation
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven hosts new event
Letters to the editor: Human slavery in the St. Croix Valley
Woodworking column: Going out my way, but what way will it be?
From this Perch column: Prickly Pear cactus and wonders
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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 8, 2019
Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival gets approval for bigger site
Ellsworth's Cheese Curd Festival has a new, larger site in hopes to better tackle demand after last year's festival drew an unexpectedly large...
January 8, 2019 - 5:37am
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
December 26, 2018
Feuerhelm retiring after 35 years in the clerk of courts office
Peg Feuerhelm is retiring in January after 35-year run in the Pierce County Clerk of Courts office, beginning as a clerk to leading the office....
December 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
December 14, 2018
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
Prescott's Dallas Eggers remembers relying on a handful of spots for a drink of water when he was a kid playing in the mid-'60s. There was the...
December 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 6, 2018
Shop with a Cop in its fourth year
Pierce County's "Shop With a Cop" program is back for its fourth year, set to give children in need a ride with law enforcement officials and...
December 6, 2018 - 11:00am
December 5, 2018
Pierce County jailers getting employee protections back
Pierce County jailers are getting protections back, a move that Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove hopes will help the county retain employees....
December 5, 2018 - 8:00am
December 4, 2018
U.S., China tariffs put uncertainty for county's tech department
A 90-day trade battle truce between the United States and China has given some relief to Pierce County Information Services, the county government...
December 4, 2018 - 4:18pm
November 29, 2018
Pierce's dementia care specialist aims to tackle a growing issue
In October, Pierce County brought on its first-ever dementia care specialist, mirroring a state effort to combat a growing dementia problem....
November 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 19, 2018
Midterm voter turnout in Pierce County substantially higher than 2014
Mirroring national enthusiasm, Pierce County voter turnout in 2018 had a sizable growth from the last midterm election in 2014. In Pierce, there...
November 19, 2018 - 11:00am
November 14, 2018
Rollover reported in Clifton Township
TOWN OF CLIFTON -- An 18-year-old River Falls man rolled his vehicle and was taken to the hospital on Tuesday morning, according to a Pierce...
November 14, 2018 - 11:22am
November 9, 2018
PressEnter closes after more than 20 years
In 1995, Deena Reisman didn't take her husband Steve's plans to start an internet business very seriously. Quickly though, she realized the River...
November 9, 2018 - 7:28am
November 7, 2018
Drunk woman escapes police car, charged with harming an officer
A drunk, erratic woman resisted arrest, attacked officers and fled from a Prescott police officer's car after she had been cuffed on Oct. 24....
November 7, 2018 - 10:00am