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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
Property taxes drop slightly in proposed budget
Jury acquits man in River Falls stalking case
Fire hall addition breaks ground
crime and courts
Prep girls basketball: Free throws keep Plum City/Elmwood from staging comeback
MBC prep wrestling: Panthers win first dual of season; Prescott falls to Somerset
Prep girls basketball: Baldwin-Woodville overwhelms Prescott early
Prep boys basketball: Spring Valley dominates Boyceville
Prep wrestling: Spring Valley/Elmwood earns dual victory
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
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
JoAnn Stevens, 81
Maxine Witt, 65
Vernon Anderson, 92
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
February 13, 2015
River Falls Area Hospital supports food shelves
River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH), part of Allina Health, presented a $1,000 check to the Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County on Jan. 23...
February 13, 2015 - 9:22am
February 12, 2015
Dental pros, students work to ‘Give Kids a Smile’
Occasionally, Heather Moats of Elmwood had to step over to the dental chair and hold the hand of her five-year-old daughter, Olivia, but the...
February 12, 2015 - 9:11am
February 11, 2015
Woman’s training helps others save lives
Crisis situations can be seen every night on television, but not everyone knows what to do if they came across that situation in real life.
February 11, 2015 - 9:54am
Support group help families who lose child at birth
Nickolas Borchardt was born on Sept. 30, 1996, and died 10 hours later.
February 11, 2015 - 9:48am
February 10, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: St. Paul man found dead near Pepin
PEPIN - Authorities in western Wisconsin are trying to find the family of a 35-year-old Minnesota man found dead near a set of railroad tracks. Pepin County sheriff's deputies said the body of Steven Joui Glaze of the Saint Paul area has been taken to the Ramsey County medical...
February 10, 2015 - 4:09pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Winter weather advisory for central, southern Minnesota
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- A winter weather advisory is in effect for all of central and southern Minnesota through this evening. National Weather Service Meteorologist Tony Zaleski says in the southern half of the state there will be a mixture of sleet, light snow and freezing rain...
February 10, 2015 - 3:50pm
February 6, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: State kicking back Turbo Tax filed returns due to fraud concerns
Minnesota tax returns filed using TurboTax are not being accepted because of fraud fears. The Minnesota Department of Revenue says at least...
February 6, 2015 - 9:05am
February 4, 2015
Body Works off to smashing success
PRESCOTT--The first month of Body Works has exceeded owner Lisa Holtan’s expectations. "I’m excited,” she said. “We’ve been very...
February 4, 2015 - 9:39am
February 3, 2015
GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Drug-testing for benefit recipients would create better workforce, administration asserts
MADISON -- The governor's office says a proposal to make able-bodied adults pass drug tests to obtain public benefits would create a better workforce...
February 3, 2015 - 9:36am
February 2, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Prosecution presents closing arguments in Fitch trial
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The prosecution presented its closing arguments in the Brian Fitch murder trial this (Monday) morning in Stearns County court. Prosecutors recapped the events the day before and the day of the deadly shooting of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick...
February 2, 2015 - 5:32pm
January 31, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State Budget proposal includes $1.3 billion in loans
MADISON - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker reportedly will introduce a plan Tuesday to borrow $1.3 billion dollars to pay for transportation projects needed over the next two years. There is some question about how well his fellow Republican members of the Legislature will react...
January 31, 2015 - 8:59am
January 30, 2015
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Body of missing LaX man found on riverbank
WISCONSIN DELLS -- The body of a missing La Crosse man was found Thursday in Wisconsin Dells. Police said a kayaker discovered the body of...
News/crime and courts
January 30, 2015 - 9:09am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Eyota woman facing federal prescription drug charges
A woman from Eyota is facing federal charges for allegedly using stolen identities to obtain prescription painkillers like oxycodone and codeine....
News/crime and courts
January 30, 2015 - 8:56am
January 29, 2015
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Measeles outbreak prompts vaccinations concerns
ST. PAUL -- Now that the first new case of measles has been confirmed in Minnesota, some adults are wondering if their M-M-R (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccination is up-to-date. Lynn Bahta with the state Department of Health says the recommended two-dose vaccination has been...
January 29, 2015 - 4:49pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: More than 2,500 U of M students exposed to measles after student becomes ill
MINNEAPOLIS -- A 20-year-old male student at University of Minnesota has tested positive for measles and an infectious disease expert at the...
January 29, 2015 - 8:36am