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January 3, 2017
Dogs removed from a Pierce County man's home earlier this year were made avaialble for adoption. (Submitted photo courtesy of Animal Humane Society)
Top 10 stories of 2016: Puppy mill case turned up squalor, criminal charges
January 3, 2017 - 3:01pm
Kari Jo Milberg (second from left) is embraced by her sister, Kati Pavek, after the verdict was read last summer in Milberg's trial. Both women lost a daughter in the fatal crash. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Top 10 stories of 2016: Kari Milberg cleared of all charges from 2013 crash
January 3, 2017 - 2:44pm
January 1, 2017
Man sentenced in cannonball case
January 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 30, 2016
Trevor P. Bjorkman
Minnesota man arrested after 2-hour manhunt near Boardman
December 30, 2016 - 9:00am
December 29, 2016
Samuel Pascenti
Suspected package thieves charged
December 29, 2016 - 11:00am
December 27, 2016
Kara K. Amundson-LaVenture
Church treasurer, husband accused of embezzlement
December 27, 2016 - 11:37am
December 21, 2016
Anti-government man evicted from his foreclosed River Falls home
December 21, 2016 - 11:32am
Police released these images of suspects sought in multiple credit card-related scams in Minnesota and Wisconsin. (Submitted images)
Suspects sought in Pierce County, Red Wing, Woodbury incidents
December 21, 2016 - 10:42am
December 20, 2016
Cristian Nunez. (Mike Longaecker photograph)play button
Sheriff's official: Nunez's leg burn was likely linchpin
December 20, 2016 - 11:17am
December 19, 2016
St. Croix County Deputy District Attorney Michael Nieskes on Monday shows the jury a portrait taken of Cristian Nunez and Courtney Bradford. The jury received the case at about 5 p.m. Monday. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Nunez case goes to jury
December 19, 2016 - 6:03pm
Lawyer argues ‘disproportionate treatment’ in cases
December 19, 2016 - 8:58am
December 17, 2016
Jacob Zwiefelhofer
Trial set for driver in campus crash
December 17, 2016 - 10:00am
December 16, 2016
Samantha Forrest, who said she dated Cristian Nunez in the summer of 2015, testified Friday, Dec. 16, in St. Croix County Circuit Court. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Nunez trial Day 5: Suspect talked 'revenge' in lead-up to homicides, ex-girlfriend says
December 16, 2016 - 4:15pm
December 15, 2016
St. Croix County Sheriff's Office investigator Brandi Hart testifies Thursday, Dec. 15, during the trial of Cristian Nunez. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)play button
Nunez trial Day 4: More than 1,700 texts in 6 days
December 15, 2016 - 5:20pm
December 14, 2016
Joshua Haugan
More than $10K in materials stolen from Steiner Plumbing
December 14, 2016 - 5:02pm