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Hilltoppers tumble at Blue Devils’ hands
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Ellsworth falls at Somerset in five
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TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Gerald A. Olson, 80
Irma J. Helmueller, 89
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Kathleen Vinehout column: Audit to investigate King Veterans Home
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
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September 25, 2012
Potluck barn party Saturday evening
The ninth annual Potluck Barn Party will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Williams Barn, 263 Liberty Road. The free event will feature...
September 25, 2012 - 9:39am
February 16, 2012
Updated: Cars collide in rural River Falls; teenager cited
Two vehicles crashed at the intersection of County Road JJ and County Road M in the town of Kinnickinnic at 8 a.m. this morning, Thursday, Feb....
February 16, 2012 - 9:16am
October 25, 2011
Halloween fun in and near River Falls
These are submitted local and area events that are held to celebrate Halloween or the fall harvest season. Downtown River Falls Area residents...
October 25, 2011 - 8:59am
October 5, 2011
Wild Side: Big year for Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever
On a cloudy and cool Saturday morning in late September the Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever (PF) held its 24th annual dog trial at...
October 5, 2011 - 12:46pm
September 22, 2011
Potluck barn party scheduled Sept. 24
The eighth annual Potluck Barn Party will be held beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Williams' barn, 263 Liberty Road (the home of...
September 22, 2011 - 10:20am
July 29, 2011
Ice cream social set for Aug. 7
The Kinnickinnic Historical Association will hold its annual ice cream social at the Kinnickinnic Church, on County Road J, from 2-6 p.m. Sunday,...
July 29, 2011 - 10:35am
June 17, 2011
Kinnickinnic: Resident asks town to reconsider East Quarry's private road status
At last week's town of Kinnickinnic board meeting, resident George Williams, 129 E. Quarry Road, asked about his private road's non-compliant status. Williams expressed interest in making the road compliant. He said, "We have paid taxes, in some cases for 20 years, and we have not...
June 17, 2011 - 12:45pm
July 21, 2010
Historical group plans social at church August 1
RIVER FALLS--The Kinnickinnic Historical Association will hold its annual ice cream social at the Kinnickinnic Church on Sunday, Aug. 1, from...
July 21, 2010 - 10:27am
June 8, 2010
Kayaker, missing overnight, found unharmed
Rescuers used kayaks and a helicopter to find a 16-year-old kayaker, missing on the Kinnickinnic River for several hours overnight. Searchers reached the boy shortly after 3 a.m. this morning after Minnesota State Patrol officers in a helicopter spotted a campfire along the river...
June 8, 2010 - 11:09am
April 15, 2010
Teen gets jail for receiving stolen property
A River Falls teenager was sentenced to 20 days jail Wednesday in Pierce County Circuit Court for two counts of receiving stolen property and criminal damage to property. Evan R. Bakke, 18, N8041 925th St., was placed on two years' probation for the three misdemeanors by Pierce County...
crime and courts/News
April 15, 2010 - 12:08pm
March 31, 2010
Volunteers needed for riding program
Walk On Therapeutic Riding Program is a horseback riding program for individuals with a disability. Volunteers are needed for horse leaders...
March 31, 2010 - 8:45am
January 11, 2010
Kinnickinnic: Architectural plans for animal shelter presented
Sharon Elliott, President of St. Croix Animal Friends, was present at the Jan. 5 Kinnickinnic Town Board meeting to discuss architectural plans for the animal adoption center that the group wants to build in Kinnickinnic. The architect that Elliott has been working with has experience...
January 11, 2010 - 12:05pm
August 17, 2009
Missing Kinni tubers found by MSP helicopter early Monday
A pair of St. Paul men who apparently got waylaid on the tubing trip down the Kinnickinnic River late Sunday, were found by a Minnesota State Patrol helicopter early Monday and led to safety by park rangers. James Miller, 21, and Alex Sperry, 22, were checked out by medics from the...
August 17, 2009 - 8:54am
September 2, 2008
Missing tubers found along Kinnickinnic
Two tubers who had gone missing on the Kinnickinnic River Monday evening were found by Pierce County authorities Tuesday morning. Vanessa Moore, 18, Amery, and Suzanne Reiter, 24, River Falls, were part of a group of five people who left River Falls on inner tubes on the river at...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am