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Mill rate increase less than expected; elementary school named
Wisconsin roundup: Xcel Energy customers can expect 3 percent rate hikes; fewer voting absentee this year; 12 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Democrats want federal monitoring of state elections; suspended UW student returns to court on sex allegations; 9 more state news stories
Charges: Suspect used car to injure man
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA football: Former all-conference lineman excels as a running back
WIAA cross country: Panthers wrap up season with pack mentality
WIAA football: Spring Valley advances; Elmwood/Plum City falls to De Soto
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
WIAA cross country: Todd and Peña qualify for state
Do you descend from Pierce County pioneers?
Stagehands announce 'The Drawer Boy'
Happening Halloween: Where are the tricks and treats?
Horror movie filmed in Pierce debuts Monday night
PLUM CITY CARE CENTER RESIDENT OF THE MONTH: A colorful storyteller
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 11/2/16 Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed AT&T Tower, 530th St, Ellsworth, WI
WIS. DNR: 11/7/16 Public Meeting - Bay City Harbor Sediments Disposal
SUMMONS: Bank of Alma v. Lori K. Peterson, et al.; Case 16-CV-114
TOWN OF TRENTON: 11/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Harold K. Olson, 87
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Mary C. Hilden, age 87, of River Falls, WI . died Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the River Falls Area Hospital.
Kyra Hayes, 16
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
EDITORIAL (Oct. 19, 2016): Calling a spade a spade
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 19, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 12, 2016): Don’t end up a tragic headline -- stop for buses
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Oct. 12, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Oct. 5, 2016): Carrying the torch of history
Real Estate Showcase
March 1, 2014
Plum City, Lund fire departments battle Pepin blaze
PEPIN - The Plum City and Lund fire departments were called on to help fight a fire at a Pepin fishery late Friday afternoon. The fire took place at the Schafer Fishery within the village limits and was reported around 5 p.m. Along with the Plum City and Lund personnel, fire crews...
March 1, 2014 - 10:48am
February 3, 2014
UPDATE: Busy 24 hours for River Falls Fire Department
The Thursday night fire first reported as an old barn was actually an abandoned farmhouse…Nothing of value was stored in the house. The well for the vacated house was still functional and the owners had heat tape around the pressure tank and covered it with straw to keep it from...
February 3, 2014 - 9:35am
January 14, 2014
UPDATE: Fire destroys next-generation Glenhaven complex
GLENWOOD CITY -- A pre-dawn fire Tuesday destroyed a large portion of a $9.7 million building complex under construction, which would have eventually...
January 14, 2014 - 9:04am
October 23, 2013
River Falls firefights deal with night fire
A town of River Falls shed near a two-car garage caught fire Tuesday night, Oct. 22, just before 10 p.m. The River Falls Fire Department...
October 23, 2013 - 12:07pm
September 19, 2013
Burning ban suspended
The burning ban for the city of River Falls and its surrounding townships has been suspended, due to the recent rain. River Falls Fire Chief...
September 19, 2013 - 5:13pm
September 11, 2013
Barn fire east of Prescott brings out multiple units
A barn fire east of Prescott brought out multiple fire department units to the scene Wednesday afternoon.
September 11, 2013 - 4:38pm
July 18, 2013
Coachman Supper Club damaged in fire
At 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, the Baldwin Fire Department was dispatched to a structural fire at the Coachman Supper Club. According...
July 18, 2013 - 8:30am
May 27, 2013
May 27, 2013: Three departments fight Sunday evening house fire
Fire erupted in a town of River Falls home Sunday evening, bringing out three area departments for about two hours. Fire was reported at a home nestled off a wooded cul de sac at N8641 1020th St., about a mile south of West Division Street, on the west side of the Kinnickinnic River. The...
May 27, 2013 - 7:45am
May 1, 2013
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from...
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
April 28, 2013
Fire destroys Ellsworth home Sunday
The Ellsworth Fire Department was called to a house fire around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at 523 Railroad Avenue in east end which, according to county...
April 28, 2013 - 2:11pm
January 9, 2013
UPDATE: House fire in town of Martell sends one to hospital
Ellsworth firefighters were dispatched to a house in the town of Martell mid-morning Wednesday. Fire Chief Brent Langer said while deceiving...
January 9, 2013 - 12:15pm
November 13, 2012
UPDATE 2: Tuesday night fire destroys River Falls' Kennedy Street home
A single-family home on Kennedy Street on River Falls' southwest side was left burned and uninhabitable, according to River Falls Fire Chief...
November 13, 2012 - 8:10pm
July 17, 2012
Garbage truck catches on fire
A Waste Management garbage truck caught fire in Hager City at about 12:15 p.m. today. The truck was from Hastings and was passing through Hager...
July 17, 2012 - 1:21pm
April 9, 2012
Barn fire brings out three departments Monday evening
A Monday evening fire claimed a barn, said to be empty of livestock, on property owned by Thomas and Holly Kaeder, N4883, CTH OO, a mile south of Hwy. 10, rural Hager City. Ellsworth firefighters were alerted around 7:15 p.m. after fire was reported near a silo that was spreading...
April 9, 2012 - 8:11pm
January 14, 2012
Fire destroys Red Wing, Minn., home
Frozen hose nozzles and slippery conditions hampered firefighters' efforts Saturday as a Red Wing home was a total loss. Red Wing Fire Department sent three engines shortly after midnight to 407 Green St. Arriving within four minutes of the call, firefighters and paramedics found...
January 14, 2012 - 8:35am