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River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
4 hours 43 min ago
The main entrance brings visitors and students into a commons area, which is dominated by soaring windows and a polished concrete floor. (Herald photos by Blaze Fugina)
A historic moment: Prescott High School opens new building
5 hours 29 min ago
Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
9 hours 39 min ago
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
10 hours 36 min ago
August 25, 2016
Fourteen new Ellsworth School District staffers convened for an introduction breakfast Thursday, Aug. 24. Picture are (front row, from left): Kim Meier, Kari Langer, Marti Gillespie, Alli Anderson, Cherri Peterson, LeAnn Johnson, Tascha Kinney, Sara White; (back row, from left) Eric Goodman, Lori Kiefer, Dawn Johnson, Kelly Nelson, Mark Whipple and Ryan Kelly. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
New staff gear up for new year
August 25, 2016 - 3:04pm
Firefighters battle a pole shed blaze at Hidden Hills Stable )N3752 County Road K, Ellsworth) shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday. The property is home to Stephanie Plote Performance Horses. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
UPDATE: Fire destroys pole shed at horse stable
August 25, 2016 - 11:14am
Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
August 25, 2016 - 9:56am
Cristian Nunez, the man accused of murdering a New Richmond woman and her daughter, appeared last week in St. Croix County Circuit Court. (Rivertown photo by Mike Longaecker)
Judge agrees to December trial for Nunez
August 25, 2016 - 8:16am
August 24, 2016
Rose Marie Kuehni smiles at family members in court Wednesday after a hearing where it was learned that she will be released on a surety bond, but retried on a second-degree homicide charge in the death of Douglas Bailey. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
August 24, 2016 - 3:33pm
Jack Hines is pictured with his Hall of Fame plaque that will hang at the National Auctioneers Museum in Overland Park, Kansas. (Herald photo by Naomi N. Lugo)
Local auctioneer inducted into National Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame
August 24, 2016 - 1:24pm
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
August 24, 2016 - 11:06am
August 23, 2016
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
August 23, 2016 - 3:18pm
Problem properties may face fines if they don’t shape up
August 23, 2016 - 3:01pm
Zachary Todd Anderson has been booked in the Crow Wing County Jail Saturday on suspicion of first-degree murder and kidnapping of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl of Watkins, Minnesota. Booking photo/Crow Wing County Jail
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
August 23, 2016 - 12:43pm
June Hicks
Former caregiver, 55, sentenced to prison
August 23, 2016 - 11:10am
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