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Wisconsin roundup: Voucher enrollment up 5 percent; Obamacare recipients in line for 16 percent premium hike; 8 more state news stories
37 min 2 sec ago
Ellsworth High School is mourning the loss of student Kyra Hayes, a junior who had dreams of becoming a doctor. (Photo courtesy of Ellsworth High School principal Mark Stoesz)
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
1 hour 31 min ago
Candidates for Senate District 10 and Assembly District 30 speak to a crowd of nearly 60 people during a forum held Tuesday, Oct. 18 in the University Center on the UW-River Falls campus. Candidates include from left Senate District 10:  Sheila Harsdorf (R- incumbent), Diane Odeen (D); Assembly District 30:  Scott Nelson (D), Aaron Taylor (I), and Shannon Zimmerman (R). (Photo by Kathy M. Helgeson)
Legislative candidates sound off in River Falls
2 hours 17 min ago
October 24, 2016
Panel tosses out ethics complaint against Johnson; St. County County DA says ‘it’s good to move on’
October 24, 2016 - 9:58am
Wisconsin roundup: Public schools lose $2.4M for special-needs vouchers; Madison native pleads guilty to terrorism-related charge; 11 more state news stories
October 24, 2016 - 9:39am
UPDATE: Teen crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid motorist on cellphone
October 24, 2016 - 9:04am
October 22, 2016
Three candidates are in the race for the Assembly District 30 seat being vacated by Rep. Dean Knudson. They include (from left) Democrat Scott J. Nelson, Independent Aaron Taylor and Republican Shannon Zimmerman.
Three way race to replace Dean Knudson for Assembly District 30
October 22, 2016 - 5:02pm
The Elmwood School District purchased this lot at 327 S. Scott St. this summer with visions of expanding the existing playground adjacent. The buildings on the lot have been moved or demolished; grass seeding has taken place. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Looking good in the neighborhood: Nursing home needs cosmetic facelift
October 22, 2016 - 9:00am
October 21, 2016
Resignations follow sexual misconduct in Glenwood City, sheriff’s office
October 21, 2016 - 4:06pm
Brian Lee Kersten
Owner of Baldwin clinic agrees to more than four years in prison
October 21, 2016 - 3:40pm
The proposed Prescott Food Pantry at Wacota Street and Highway 35 would be a metal, pole-style building totaling just over 6,000 square feet with a front porch. (Submitted image)
Prescott Food Pantry eyes new location; application sent back to Planning Commission
October 21, 2016 - 9:55am
Joshua Ray Van Haften, 34, is seen in an undated photo release by the Dane County Sheriff's Office in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S. on April 9, 2015.   Courtesy Dane County Sheriff's Office/Handout via REUTERS
Wisconsin man pleads guilty to supporting Islamic State
October 21, 2016 - 9:23am
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
October 21, 2016 - 8:49am
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?
October 20, 2016 - 3:18pm
Taylor Watzel
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
October 20, 2016 - 12:07pm