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UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Hwy. 10 motorcycle crash
District hopes to expand elementary playground
Convicted sex offender arrested in Prescott
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
District approved $100K for Fund 46
crime and courts
SCVBL: Ninth inning RF rally hands Hawks 3-2 loss
Janke brings experience to girls basketball team
Olson returns to girls tennis team as coach
Legion Baseball: Spring Valley stays patient in win vs. Plum City
Standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League
Group holds prayer gathering for Prescott police
Flu Mist option not recommended for 2016-17 influenza season
Small town America celebrated at Plum City Summer Festival
American Pickers coming to Wisconsin: Seeking collections
River Falls Days kicks off July 7
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Ryan rezone
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Dohmen permit
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Gerdes permit
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/27/16 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/28/16 Board of Adjustment Committee - Annual Meeting
Gerald V. Leonard, 69
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Josephine M. Carlson, 88
John C. Bang, 91
Brenda L. Dodge, 65
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (June 29, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
June 14, 2016
VIDEO: Safety comes first in Spring Valley
SPRING VALLEY -- Storm clouds and rain showers didn't deter children and families from attending Spring Valley Community Safety Day Friday, June...
June 14, 2016 - 1:12pm
June 9, 2016
Team Trenten rallies to support Prescott boy: Benefit garage/bake sale planned June 9-12
PRESCOTT -- They are all on Team Trenten. No matter what. Trenten Williamson’s mother Jeri Schommer, his father Michael Williamson and his...
June 9, 2016 - 12:47pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
March 14, 2016
If you enjoy horses and people your help is needed
Walk-On Therapeutic Riding Program, 1469 Co. Rd. J, northeast of River Falls, is in need of volunteers to help with their spring classes for...
March 14, 2016 - 3:31pm
March 10, 2016
Researchers at UWRF study brain stimulation to help those with aphasia
By Katie Galarno, Falon News Service Two UW-River Falls professors are testing whether electrical brain stimulation can improve the communication...
March 10, 2016 - 10:11am
March 4, 2016
With flu bug still going, hospitals post restrictions
Starting Friday, March 4, Allina Health is implementing restricted visitor guidelines to protect all patients and staff due to influenza as the...
March 4, 2016 - 8:16am
February 17, 2016
Big ‘ouch’ can be avoided by using sharps program
The last place anyone should expect to find syringes is in recycled materials. Yet, not only were there syringes uncovered at Pierce County’s...
February 17, 2016 - 4:04pm
February 10, 2016
Meals for SV seniors now at restaurant
SPRING VALLEY -- A new arrangement for senior meals made available by the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Pierce County in Spring Valley promises convenience and inclusiveness. Spring Valley’s senior meal program has moved to Sneakers Pub and Eatery in the village,...
February 10, 2016 - 10:11am
January 18, 2016
Former River Falls man, a veteran, fighting for his life
On Oct. 7, Keegan Iversen, 34, from River Falls now of Rockford, Minn., was critically injured in a motorcycle crash in Fort Worth, Texas. Iversen...
January 18, 2016 - 9:28am
November 24, 2015
Public advised about safe ways to dispose of sharps
ELLSWORTH -- Pierce County Health Department is reminding the public to be aware of the health risks of improper disposal of sharps -- needles,...
November 24, 2015 - 4:12pm
November 18, 2015
Gilles ends 35 years as home’s administrator
It took awhile before Rod Gilles finally found his way in the work world. When Gilles eventually did, he settled into a position in which...
November 18, 2015 - 11:26am
November 2, 2015
The Mitten Tree - Give the gift of warmth during November
This holiday season, WESTconsin Credit Union will host The Mitten Tree campaign—a Kindness Counts initiative. Each office will display The...
November 2, 2015 - 12:44pm
October 21, 2015
BLK collecting coats for kids
Basics for Local Kids is back for the sixth season of giving coats to local kids and they need your help. They are asking you to gather your...
October 21, 2015 - 8:58am
October 20, 2015
CVTC clinic offering free dental care for vets Nov. 14
EAU CLAIRE -- The Dental Clinic at Chippewa Valley Technical College is offering a chance for veterans to receive free dental care. The Give Vets a Smile event is set from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at the clinic at the CVTC Health Education Center, 615 W. Clairemont Ave.,...
October 20, 2015 - 10:15am
August 17, 2015
Missing BRF inmate captured in Rice Lake; ranks of Wisconsinites with health coverage climbs; 9 more state news stories
RICE LAKE -- An escaped inmate, considered armed and dangerous, is back behind bars after being on the run for over two weeks. Kaeden Dumholt, 20, walked away from the Black River Correctional Center on Aug. 2. He was captured in Barron County Saturday morning, walking south of...
August 17, 2015 - 8:41am