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October 20, 2016
River Falls City Clerk Lu Ann Hecht holds a stack of ballots from people who've already voted in the Nov. 8 election. Hundreds more early voting ballots have been turned or mailed in. In the weeks ahead, hundreds more are expected to keep the early voting trend going in River Falls. The city clerk's office is the first open window on the left as you walk past the City Hall entrance. Call, email or go there for absentee voting questions. (River Falls Journal photo by Phil Pfuehler)
Why wait until Nov. 8 to vote?
16 hours 59 min ago
Taylor Watzel
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
20 hours 11 min ago
Mary Abel volunteers five days a week in Margaret Hartung’s kindergarten class t Plum City Elementary. Pictured are (front row, from left) Krystian E., Hannah B., Evan M., Peyton B., Colton M., Brielle R.; (back row) Miranda K., Bentley I., Gus E., Mary Abel, Jacob M., Kaison H., Gabe K. and Margaret Hartung. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Willing and ‘Abel:’ Plum City schools value volunteers
21 hours 41 min ago
Skyler Mescher
Jury acquits man in RF rape case
22 hours 13 min ago
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
22 hours 43 min ago
October 19, 2016
These Holsteins were enjoying lunch at the Pierce County Dairy Breakfast June 18 at the Huppert farm. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Farmers, businesses invited to Dairy Banquet
October 19, 2016 - 3:42pm
Prescott Food Pantry director Pete French works in the pantry Monday, Oct. 17. Before that he was logging donations and invoices. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Hunt for new Prescott Area Food Pantry location continues
October 19, 2016 - 10:32am
Wisconsin roundup: Achievement tests: Not even half of state kids proficient in basics; Obama to Trump: "Stop whining" about election rigging; and 11 more state news stories
October 19, 2016 - 8:56am
October 18, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Poisonous items? Hunter trespassing? Driver cuts off bus
October 18, 2016 - 12:12pm
Wisconsin roundup: Final U.S. Senate debate set; Trump suggests Ryan might have reason for cool support; 10 more state news stories
October 18, 2016 - 12:03pm
Corpus Christi police officers were on the scene when a 13-year-old Ellsworth boy’s body was found near Mustang Island State Park at 12:40 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16. (Photo courtesy of KZTV Action 10 News, Corpus Christi, Texas)
Ellsworth boy drowns in Texas
October 18, 2016 - 12:02pm
Firefighters and Pierce County sheriff's deputies were among responders Tuesday morning for a crash at Highway 10 and 1150th Street in the town of Oak Grove. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
UPDATE: Red Wing man ID'd as Highway 10 crash victim
October 18, 2016 - 11:44am
In the reflection of Dean’s Bar & Grill’s window where Tim Haglund’s daughter, Mandy Bauer, hand-lettered a sign informing customers of the closing, Haglund can be seen walking to his home across the street after an interview. Closing the bar “tore me apart,” Haglund said. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Dean’s closes after a dozen years
October 18, 2016 - 9:46am
Sheriff’s deputy arrested in North Dakota
October 18, 2016 - 5:20am
October 17, 2016
Elliot T. Field
Felon nabbed 4 days after fleeing into cornfield
October 17, 2016 - 5:08pm