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Wisconsin roundup: Girl survives 40-foot fall from cliff at state park; 9 more state news stories
Two drivers airlifted after Highway 10 crash
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to act on recount requests, more; 8 more state news stories
Ellsworth man charged with eighth OWI
Wisconsin roundup: Walker defends GOP redistricting as Supreme Court reviews it; 10 more state news stories
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California Mule makes 2,020-mile trip to win Showdown in Curdtown
SCVBL: Hudson chips away to erase early Bay City lead
DSC: All-conference teams announced
MBC: All-conference teams released
Prescott baseball: Brookshaw named all state and POY
Spring Valley Cardinals
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
Rain doesn't damper Summerfest
WATCH: Allina Health River Falls Clinic opened June 19
Maiden Rock to hold festival June 17
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PIERCE COUNTY: 6/27/17 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 7/517 Hearing - L'Allier permit
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 7/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-125, Jacob Zimdahl
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 6/27/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/23/17 Special Board Meeting Minutes
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October 25, 2016
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
RIVER FALLS -- Legislative candidates found common ground in the value UW-River Falls offers western Wisconsin, though they staked out different...
October 25, 2016 - 8:43am
October 22, 2016
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
Three candidates are vying for Rep. Dean Knudson's seat, who chose not to run for re-election this term, in Wisconsin Assembly District 30: Democrat...
October 22, 2016 - 5:02pm
October 15, 2016
2016 Wisconsin legislative candidate forum to be held at UW-River Falls
RIVER FALLS -- The River Falls Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau and the University of Wisconsin-River Falls are partnering to present a moderated legislative candidate forum for Senate District 10 and Assembly District 30 at 4:30 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 18 in the Riverview Ballroom...
October 15, 2016 - 9:00am
October 13, 2016
Senate Dist. 10 has incumbent Harsdorf vs. challenger Odeen
Sheila Harsdorf Age: 60 Address: Town of River Falls Job: Legislator, former dairy farmer Education: River Falls High School graduate; bachelor’s...
October 13, 2016 - 8:48am
September 29, 2016
Ron Kind column: Resources to help farmers recover from flooding
On Sept. 28, U.S. Rep. Ron Kind announced a number of available resources to aid farmers in dealing with the aftermath of last week’s flooding...
September 29, 2016 - 10:22am
September 16, 2016
Harsdorf campaign dismisses pay-for-play allegations as 'outrageous'
Sheila Harsdorf’s camp fired back after left-wing groups and Democratic critics accused her of taking part in so-called “pay for play” politics. The state senator from River Falls was among Republican lawmakers who were linked to a special-interest group -- bolstered by funding...
September 16, 2016 - 11:38am
August 9, 2016
UPDATE: Victory nearly assured for District 30's Zimmerman
With nearly all ballots counted, River Falls businessman Shannon Zimmerman appears to be the Republican primary election winner in Assembly District 30. Zimmerman beat Paul Berning 1,266 to 998 in St. Croix County with all precincts reporting. Zimmerman led 236-114 in Pierce County,...
August 9, 2016 - 10:32pm
August 7, 2016
Two on the ballot for Assembly District 30 primary
ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 30 -- Two Republican candidates are going head to head in the Aug. 9 primary for the open Assembly seat in Wisconsin Assembly...
August 7, 2016 - 10:00am
August 6, 2016
Ron Kind faces challenger in Aug. 9 primary
3RD CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT -- Longtime U.S. Rep. Ron Kind of La Crosse will face retired Eau Claire high school teacher Myron Buchholz in the...
August 6, 2016 - 10:00am
May 4, 2016
Baldwin, Klobuchar talk higher-ed costs with UWRF students
HUDSON -- Current and former UW-River Falls students shared the impact of loan debt on their lives Wednesday with two federal lawmakers promoting...
May 4, 2016 - 5:36pm
April 19, 2016
Some Wisconsin Trump delegates don't support him; Madison bans city government travel to North Carolina; Nine more Wisconsin news briefs
Six Wisconsin delegates to the Republican National Convention must vote for Donald Trump, but at least some won't like it. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports Trump did not do much to get his own supporters chosen as convention delegates so those from the third and seventh congressional...
April 19, 2016 - 10:44am
April 6, 2016
GOP closer to brokered convention after Cruz wins Wisconsin; Statewide voter turnout 200,000 higher than expected; six more Wisconsin elections stories
Republicans appear closer to having an historic contested convention thanks to Wisconsinites who gave Ted Cruz a decisive 48% to 35% victory in Tuesday's presidential primary. Democrat Bernie Sanders put a crimp in Hillary Clinton's national delegate lead by winning all but three...
April 6, 2016 - 8:08am
April 5, 2016
Four of every 10 Wisconsin adults expected to vote; Voters, don't forget your ID; 11 more state news stories
At 7 a.m. this morning, the polls opened throughout Wisconsin in one of the nation's most closely watched presidential primaries of the year. Republicans Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, and Democrat Bernie Sanders all made their closing arguments Monday evening as they made bee lines to...
April 5, 2016 - 7:59am
April 2, 2016
Bradley, Kloppenburg are candidates for state Supreme Court
When they go to the polls April 5, Wisconsin voters will elect a justice for the state’s Supreme Court, choosing between Rebecca Bradley, appointed...
April 2, 2016 - 9:02am
April 1, 2016
Cruz campaign makes Hudson stop
Heidi Cruz and her daughters made a stop in Hudson Friday morning at the campaign office of her husband, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. Traveling with her...
April 1, 2016 - 3:28pm