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Becoming a voice for change: Creating an anti-bullying culture
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
WIAA individual wrestling: Day one in the books
WIAA individual wrestling: Freund can't create own momentum
WIAA individual wrestling: Schlegel on to quarters, underclassmen get valuable experience
WIAA individual wrestling: Bigger stage, less nerves for Sanford
WIAA individual wrestling: Tulip rides out third period
Spring Valley Cardinals
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert
Turnout for Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday triples expectations
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPT: Request For Bids- 2017 Steel Culvert
PIERCE COUNTY: 2/28/17 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 3/1/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY FAIR COMMITTEE: 2/23/17 Meeting Agenda
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/22/17 Elementary Facility Comm. Meeting
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Mary J. Linder, 62
Thomas Ryan, 94
Lars E. Haugrose, 90
Marilyn Elaine Brown, 71
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Feb. 15, 2017)
EDITORIAL (Feb. 15, 2017): Living in a blame culture
Paineful Prose: Not always an axe to grind
Kathleen Vinehout column: A few budget details that didn't make headlines
Ron Kind column: Higher Education Action Plan
Real Estate Showcase
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
March 15, 2016
Learn about waterway at 2016 St. Croix Summit
The biggest and best conference yet about the St. Croix River will take place at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on March 22-23. The...
March 15, 2016 - 8:46am
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
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
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