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Water meter mystery causes headache
1 hour 40 min ago
December 8, 2016
Authorities said this item, delivered brand-new to the Pepin BNSF depot, went missing over the fall. (Submitted image)
Railroad, cops ask: Have you seen this thing?
19 hours 37 min ago
Funding for Wisconsin's roads was raised this week by Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling, who called on Republicans to forge their own plan before Democrats will tackle the issue. (File photo)
Wisconsin roundup: No charges yet in Saudi student's death; top Senate Dem tells GOP to solve own road problems; 8 more state news stories
23 hours 30 min ago
Property taxes drop slightly in proposed budget
December 8, 2016 - 7:00am
December 7, 2016
Ricardo A. Moreno
Jury acquits man in River Falls stalking case
December 7, 2016 - 4:30pm
Market & Johnson employees poured concrete for the Ellsworth Fire Services Association fire hall expansion Friday, Dec. 2. This area to the west of the fire hall will house three new truck bays and new bathrooms. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Fire hall addition breaks ground
December 7, 2016 - 4:18pm
Workers were taking down the River Falls Motel building closest to Main Street Tuesday morning. Razing of the five buildings that comprised the motel began Monday. (River Falls Journal photos by Gretta Stark)
Landmark motel in River Falls finally goes away
December 7, 2016 - 4:10pm
Judge James Duvall looks at Rose Marie Kuehni (foreground) as he sentences her Tuesday in Pierce County Circuit Court. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
UPDATE: Bailey family 'completely disappointed' in Kuehni case
December 7, 2016 - 9:32am
Certain ballots -- including write-ins -- were set aside for examination during the St. Croix County recount process. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix County recount appears accurate despite broken seals; changes coming to license plates; 13 more state news stories
December 7, 2016 - 8:56am
December 6, 2016
Prescott resident Rose Marie Kuehni is escorted out of court Tuesday after she was sentenced on convictions for aggravated battery and hiding a corpse. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Kuehni sentenced to probation, jail time in fatal shooting case
December 6, 2016 - 4:39pm
Ballots cast on touch-screen machines turned out paper rolls reflecting each voter's selection. Here, Gene McKahan of River Falls cuts individual ballots out as town of Gilman resident Linda Price assists during recount efforts in Pierce County. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Presidential ballots recount underway in Pierce, St. Croix counties
December 6, 2016 - 11:14am
Town of Oak Grove resident Michelle Huber spoke against a proposed Prescott Sportsman’s Club shooting range to a packed house at the Oct. 13 Oak Grove Planning Commission meeting. She told the crowd she was nervous, but looked everyone in the eyes. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Oak Grove residents oppose proposed shooting range
December 6, 2016 - 9:31am
The proposed Prescott Sportsman’s Club shooting range is on 40 acres the PSC bought from the City of Prescott in August 2015, adjacent to the city compost site on 620th Avenue. The legal description is  SE ¼ of the NW 1/4, Section 6, R19W, Oak Grove. PSC representatives said the entrance to the range would actually be on 1170th Street, not 620th as originally planned, for safety reasons. (Submitted map)
Oak Grove PC denies shooting range recommendation
December 6, 2016 - 9:30am
December 5, 2016
A Dunn County sheriff's deputy removes police tape from a town of Weston home where authorities say resident Justin Ogden was shot dead. The suspected shooter, Ogden's roommate, was arrested in connection with the incident, which remained under investigation on Monday. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Ellsworth native shot dead in Dunn County
December 5, 2016 - 4:05pm
A man stands near Highway 1806 just outside of the Oceti Sakowin camp as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, N.D., on Dec. 4, 2016.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
December 5, 2016 - 9:53am
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