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June 20, 2017
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
June 19, 2017
Loren Suttles
Guns found at site of suspected burglary
June 19, 2017 - 6:59pm
The state Justice Department appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court after a panel of three federal judges ordered the GOP to create new Assembly and Senate district boundaries in time for next year's elections.
Wisconsin roundup: Ruling expected on state redistricting; CVTC's River Falls campus in line for upgrade; 9 more state news stories
June 19, 2017 - 8:34am
Authorities found the body of 19-year-old Jeffery Arkis Taylor in the St. Croix River about an hour after he was seen struggling in the water while attempting to swim from the dike to a nearby island. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Rescuers describe revival of Hudson drowning victim
June 19, 2017 - 6:21am
June 16, 2017
The new St. Croix River bridge is shown under construction in July 2016. A ribbon-cutting ceremony has been set for Aug. 2. File photo
St. Croix River bridge ceremony planned for Aug. 2
June 16, 2017 - 10:44am
Wisconsin labor officials on Thursday, June 15, announced a seasonally adjusted jobless rate of 3.1 percent for May. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment rate second-lowest on record; 9 more state news stories
June 16, 2017 - 8:12am
June 15, 2017
Man allegedly let off gun upon deputy's arrival
June 15, 2017 - 2:29pm
Safety was beefed up at the Wisconsin Capitol in Madison in the wake of Wednesday's shooting of a congressman in Washington, D.C. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State Capitol security beefed up, but no procedural changes planned; tornadoes reported in state; 8 more state news stories
June 15, 2017 - 9:04am
Elmwood Board to hire new full-time officer
June 15, 2017 - 7:00am
June 14, 2017
Sticky tar damages car: Ellsworth Police reports
June 14, 2017 - 3:00pm
The Hedeen Family (Ethan far right).  Photo courtesty of Sarah Hedeen
Rock garden tribute built with strong support
June 14, 2017 - 10:00am
Wisconsin roundup: Wausau police grant 'pity' to parking violator; chiropractors score victory with Assembly panel; 8 more state news briefs
June 14, 2017 - 9:36am
Makellia Jensen
Bond set for suspect in crash that killed Beldenville teen
June 14, 2017 - 8:24am
Clifton residents Sherry Keller (left) and Ben Schultz present their website and survey to the board at the Clifton Town Board on June 6. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Clifton board rejects Clifton Broadband Coalition $400 request: Joe Rohl to join coalition
June 14, 2017 - 7:00am
June 13, 2017
Margo and Andrew Hanson-Pierre sell the produce from their farm at a farmers market. The Hanson-Pierres said small local farms face challenges when it comes to selling food to the community. Photo courtesy of Margo and Andrew Hanson-Pierre
Local farms need local support
June 13, 2017 - 2:16pm
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