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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
August 12, 2012
Pierce County teams win WBA playoff openers, Ellsworth plays River Falls today
Pierce County's St. Croix Valley League teams all won their first Wisconsin Baseball Association Saturday afternoon. At Osceola's Okey Park,...
August 12, 2012 - 8:15am
July 4, 2012
Volunteers called off on search for missing Prescott boy Tuesday night
PRESCOTT - The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is no longer looking for volunteers for the search tonight. Officers were not planning to...
July 4, 2012 - 3:22am
November 21, 2011
UPDATE: RF man charged in bank robbery
A River Falls man was charged Monday in Pierce County Circuit Court with robbery of a bank and operating while under the influence (OWI) following an incident late Friday. Denton Raicardo Ewers, 48, 1546 S. Wasson Lane, Apt. 9, was arrested shortly after the robbery call was received...
November 21, 2011 - 9:40am
August 31, 2011
River Falls reverses course to beat Prescott
PRESCOTT - After playing lousy in Game 1 and the early part of Game 2, River Falls completely turned around in its prep volleyball match with...
August 31, 2011 - 12:12am
August 15, 2011
Obama enlists Minnesotans for political fight
The Democratic president, in what many called his first campaign swing of a re-election bid, urged the 500 people gathered in along the Cannon...
August 15, 2011 - 12:58pm
Minnesotans await Obama in Cannon Falls park
Residents of the first two states Obama plans to visit, Minnesota and Iowa, closely watched Republican presidential contenders in recent days...
August 15, 2011 - 11:53am
July 12, 2011
Town of River Falls criticized for road maintenance
RIVER FALLS - The River Falls Town Board listened at its July 5 meeting while resident Wade Frevert criticized the town's road maintenance.
July 12, 2011 - 6:10am
June 23, 2011
Legion to host 'Veteran's Night at the Ballpark' June 28
The River Falls American Legion Post 121 will host "Veteran's Night at the Ballpark" when the Legion baseball team takes on Hudson on Tuesday,...
June 23, 2011 - 12:34pm
June 10, 2011
Former Congressman Steve Gunderson will keynote foundation event
STILLWATER, Minn. -- Steve Gunderson, Former Wisconsin Congressman and current CEO of the national Council on Foundations in Washington, D.C.,...
June 10, 2011 - 2:37pm
January 20, 2011
Hospital foundation offers grants, grows funding capacity
RIVER FALLS - The River Falls Hospital Foundation board recently announced an invitation to apply for grants of $500-$25,000 for programs that improve access to health care. RFAH Foundation Director Heather Logelin and Board President Dr.
January 20, 2011 - 9:09am
December 29, 2010
RF Township honors pair of highway workers
RIVER FALLS - River Falls Town Board Chairman Diana Smith heaped praise on town highway workers Brian Weber and Rob Schaar for the many long hours they put in keep the town roads clear of snow during the Dec. 11 blizzard. "The River Falls Town Board wants to commend our highway employees...for...
December 29, 2010 - 7:31am
September 4, 2010
Ellsworth falls to River Falls
River Falls' senior fullback Nick Zimmerman rushed for 255 yards and four touchdowns as the Wildcats picked up their first win of the season, 30-12, over Ellsworth Friday night at Ramer Field in River Falls. Zimmerman scored on runs of 24 and 54 in the first half to help stake River...
September 4, 2010 - 10:05am
June 17, 2010
Steel business poised for move to River Falls
RIVER FALLS - "We've been looking for another place to have a Steel Towne," said Jeff Miller, who with wife Debbie, owns and operates a retail-sales...
June 17, 2010 - 9:51am
March 7, 2010
UPDATE: Girls' hockey, gymnastics bring home state titles
It' quite an accomplishment for a school to win one state championship in a year. River Falls won two in one day Saturday. The St. Croix Valley...
March 7, 2010 - 2:15pm
Board races develop in 4 school districts in Pierce County
Board races develop in 4 school districts Four of the six school districts in Pierce County will offer candidate choices to area voters during the Tuesday, April 6, spring election, according to reports following Tuesday's filing deadline. However, none of the four school boards...
January 7, 2010 - 2:41pm