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June 28, 2017
Picture of the storm that produced the tornado in Pierce County Wednesday, June 28 around 4:30 p.m. This photo was taken from County Highway S east of County Highway CC. 
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MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tom Saari, dogs feeling fortunate
5 hours 30 min ago
Town of Martell resident Warren Houdek surveys damage at his 760th Street property after it was struck by a tornado July 28. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
MARTELL TOUCHDOWN: Tornado strikes rural Pierce County; 1 reported injured
5 hours 51 min ago
The Wisconsin State Patrol released this image from a Monday, June 26, crash involving an Amish buggy and an SUV in St. Croix County. Submitted image
Update: Amish crash victims in 'good' condition
11 hours 10 min ago
A grand opening for Duluth Trading Company's new retail store in Red Wing will be Saturday, July 15, including lumberjack demonstrations. The store will feature an 8-foot-tall "World’s Largest Fire Hose Work Pants" display. Submitted illustration
Duluth Trading Co. store in Red Wing to hold grand opening July 15
14 hours 1 min ago
Elmwood pivots to different police candidate; first candidate rejected after report surfaces
14 hours 47 min ago
The Minnesota Department of Transportation spent the night Tuesday, June 27, completing temporary repairs to the main power cable on the Stillwater Lift Bridge that crosses the St. Croix River. Officials say a malfunction in the socket of an electrical meter caused the lift bridge to get stuck about 30 feet up during the noon hour Tuesday. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Wisconsin roundup: Stillwater Lift Bridge reopens — but only temporarily; 9 more state news stories
16 hours 56 min ago
June 27, 2017
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Hudson man accused of entering home, boat
June 27, 2017 - 1:17pm
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the new Congressional Budget Office report will help him decide how he'll vote on his party's replacement to Obamacare. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
Prescott police: Cat found in storm drain; vehicle break-ins; and more blotter stories
June 27, 2017 - 9:00am
June 26, 2017
Authorities inspect the boat where a Glenwood City woman was found dead and two men were found sickened in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
June 26, 2017 - 1:40pm
The Wisconsin State Patrol released this image of a horse-drawn buggy that was struck from behind by an SUV early Monday, June 26, in St. Croix County. Submitted photo
Amish teens injured after SUV rear-ends horse-drawn buggy in St. Croix County
June 26, 2017 - 9:55am
Members of the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee, shown here during a 2017 visit to Ellsworth, haven't completed their work as the July 1 deadline nears. Lawmakers expect to send the budget to Gov. Scott Walker next month. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State budget deal won't be reached in time; 9 more state news stories
June 26, 2017 - 8:56am
June 24, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker on his motorcycle at Freedom Park in Prescott on June 24. Walker and his motorcade were driving around Western Wisconsin and heard a presentation from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Governor Walker visits Freedom Park, Team Oil
June 24, 2017 - 6:10pm
June 23, 2017
Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, is one of several lawmakers seeking to enhance penalties for distracted driving in Wisconsin. File photo
River Falls' Zimmerman seeks crackdown on distracted driving; 9 more state news stories
June 23, 2017 - 1:40pm
Members of the Murr family, along with attorney John Groen, spoke from outside U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., after their case was heard by the high court in March. (Photo courtesy of Pacific Legal Foundation)
High Court upholds state ruling in Troy land dispute
June 23, 2017 - 9:52am
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