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UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
Railroad, cops ask: Have you seen this thing?
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
crime and courts
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
Prep girls basketball: Free throws keep Plum City/Elmwood from staging comeback
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
VIDEO: Maiden Rock Old-fashioned Country Christmas
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
Justin Dale Ogden, 32
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
Real Estate Showcase
December 11, 2014
Santa Day in Ellsworth
The Ellsworth Funsters held their annual Santa Day Saturday at the American Legion. Besides the visit to Kris Kringle, youngsters watched a movie,...
December 11, 2014 - 10:01am
Blood donations available in the County
The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to give one last gift this holiday season and discover the true meaning of giving by...
December 11, 2014 - 9:35am
NASA exhibit lands at River Falls library
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is in the news again after a successful test of its Orion explorer spaceship. It’s...
Life/arts and entertainment
December 11, 2014 - 9:31am
November 14, 2014
The Pierce County Tavern League donated $500 to the Tri-Angels Playground on Nov. 7.
November 14, 2014 - 8:51am
October 28, 2014
New holiday program will serve Ellsworth school district families
The new Ellsworth Gift Box program, which partially replaces the previous Pierce County Gift Box Program, will serve Ellsworth School District...
October 28, 2014 - 11:28am
October 23, 2014
River Falls Area Hospital sets up Ebola protocol
Walk into the River Falls hospital, the clinic or take a ride in the River Falls ambulance, and you’ll be asked two questions. Have...
October 23, 2014 - 9:44am
October 15, 2014
Binkowski named Social Worker of the Year
On September 26, Marge Binkowski was selected as the 2014 Social Worker of the Year by the Wisconsin Nursing Home Social Workers Association....
October 15, 2014 - 9:47am
October 13, 2014
Chilly day, warm crowd at Shrine game
Oct. 4 dawned chilly and windy, but before the annual Little East-West Shrine Game at Ramer/Smith Field in River Falls, the sun broke out and...
October 13, 2014 - 10:48am
October 10, 2014
Halfway there: Turningpoint still needs money to add beds
Even as staff and volunteers at Turningpoint for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence work to come up with the money to add more bedrooms...
News/crime and courts
October 10, 2014 - 1:37pm
Everyone’s invited to donate blood at Ellsworth High School
Ray Carlson didn’t realize he could donate blood at Ellsworth High School until he began working part-time at EHS in the early 1990s.
October 10, 2014 - 1:19pm
October 2, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Missing Duluth girl found safe
DULUTH -- Authorities in Duluth are investigating after a girl who went missing was found safe. Police say 14-year-old Kaytlyn Quintana was reported...
October 2, 2014 - 9:11am
September 29, 2014
Triathlon for suicide awareness Saturday
The pain was unbearable for Terry and Wanda Blaedorn when their youngest son, Corey, took his own life at age 22 last November.
September 29, 2014 - 9:56am
September 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Two men killed in Minneapolis shootings
MINNEAPOLIS -- One of two men found dead following two separate shootings over the weekend in Minneapolis has been identified. Eighteen-year-old Earl Malone of Edina was found dead Saturday night outside a home on Knox Avenue North. Police say one person at the scene was taken...
September 22, 2014 - 7:07pm
September 15, 2014
Farming all his life, Matzek eases up at 90
Ask Ralph Matzek what’s the reason for his long life and he credits his parents.
September 15, 2014 - 11:27am
September 3, 2014
Cow Belle: Drawn by the Word
I am the proud owner of a packet of Pastor Paul Oman’s inspirational note cards (via Shannon). I don’t know if I will ever use them, maybe frame them all instead. The designs on mine are “I am the good shepherd,” featuring Jesus with a snowy lamb in his arms, with the three...
September 3, 2014 - 2:55pm