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June 22, 2017
EDITORIAL: Newspapers still top choice for news
June 22, 2017 - 9:00am
Alden Sanford, 4, pours syrup on his plate at the Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. The menu included waffles, sausage, cheese curds, milk, and more. (Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia)
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
June 22, 2017 - 6:30am
June 21, 2017
Brady Behrendt graduated from Prescott High School in 2005 and went on to be a Captain in the Air Force. Photo courtesy of Jeff Ryan
Eggers, Behrendt are 2017 Prescott HOF inductees
June 21, 2017 - 3:39pm
Donnie Reeve's California Mule, which he used to win the 2,050-pound mini tractor class at the Showdown in Curdtown Saturday, June 10. 
Photo courtesy of Donnie Reeve
California Mule makes 2,020-mile trip to win Showdown in Curdtown
June 21, 2017 - 1:27pm
Recounts could only be sought by those who lose elections by 1 percent or less in a bill that's up for a vote in the Wisconsin Assembly Wednesday. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to act on recount requests, more; 8 more state news stories
June 21, 2017 - 1:06pm
Thekla Madsen and Beth James will sign their 2017 book releases Thursday, June 29, at Belle Vinez Winery in River Falls. Photo submitted by Thekla Madsen
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
June 21, 2017 - 10:00am
Percy Lacey
Ellsworth man charged with eighth OWI
June 21, 2017 - 6:01am
June 20, 2017
Chaunté Shayne is a River Falls native who will be playing at this year's Cheese Curd Festival. Chaunté said she was inspired to become a singer by her father. Photo courtesy of Hardy White
Local singer to perform at Cheese Curd Festival
June 20, 2017 - 6:14pm
The Ellsworth Fire Department had a slough of courteous volunteers manning the beer tent at Maiden Rock Summerfest Saturday, June 17. Photo courtesy of Peggy Rother
Rain doesn't damper Summerfest
June 20, 2017 - 5:08pm
Gov. Scott Walker says the legislative districts he and his fellow Republicans approved in 2011 meet every constitutional standard — and he believes the U.S. Supreme Court will uphold them. File image
Wisconsin roundup: Walker defends GOP redistricting as Supreme Court reviews it; 10 more state news stories
June 20, 2017 - 12:18pm
Hammond motorcyclist injured in Pierce County crash
June 20, 2017 - 11:22am
River Falls man critically injured in crash
June 20, 2017 - 11:16am
SCVBL: Hudson chips away to erase early Bay City lead
June 20, 2017 - 10:50am
Natalia S. Rodas
Charges: Women entered home after being booted from bar
June 20, 2017 - 10:26am
Ellsworth School District honored employees who will retire this year at the recognition banquet Tuesday, May 30 at Ridgetop. They include: secretary Sue Andrews, teacher’s aide Kathy Schuh, vocal music teacher Pete Dulak, school district nurse Sharlene Kreye, early childhood speech therapist Erin Marcks, teacher’s aide Barb Punches and kindergarten teacher Maureen Hopkins. Not pictured: Harvey Dohrer, teacher’s aide Jeanne Foy and fourth grade teacher Mari Scobey.
Retiring teachers reflect on their careers
June 20, 2017 - 6:30am