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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Water meter mystery causes headache
crime and courts
Prep wrestling: Two weekends, two Ellsworth championships
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
Ellsworth boys basketball: Panthers play cat and mouse game with Saints
Nine-day gun deer hunt season totals detailed
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
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Charlotte M. Bowen, 86
Audrey Cernohous, 78
JoAnn Stevens, 81
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
August 26, 2016
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
A River Falls driver clocked at more than 120 mph was arrested Wednesday after allegedly attempting to flee officers while driving drunk. Nicholas D. Carlson, 35, was arrested at about 11 p.m. after a high-speed pursuit that began on Interstate 94 and continued on to Highway 35 in...
News/crime and courts
August 26, 2016 - 2:31pm
Diane Odeen column: Women's Equality Day
Today, the U.S. celebrates Women’s Equality Day to commemorate the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. On this...
August 26, 2016 - 8:25am
August 21, 2016
UW-River Falls will continue Scholarship Guarantee program
RIVER FALLS -- In an effort to help students access excellent, high-quality education at an affordable price, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls will continue its Scholarship Guarantee program to new incoming students for the 2017-18 academic year. The program, aimed at providing...
August 21, 2016 - 9:00am
August 18, 2016
Overnight, River Falls area house goes up in flames
Just after 1 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, River Falls firefighters were sent to a house fire at 653 Tradition Trail in the town of Troy. A neighbor...
August 18, 2016 - 9:46am
July 29, 2016
Free consulting services offered to entrepreneurs, small businesses
RIVER FALLS -- The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Small Business Development Center offers no-cost consulting services for entrepreneurs...
July 29, 2016 - 3:57pm
July 14, 2016
Car catches fire on road in town of River Falls
Crews responded Thursday afternoon to a car fire in rural River Falls. A Pierce County sheriff’s deputy said no one was injured in the fire...
July 14, 2016 - 4:45pm
July 11, 2016
Falcon Center athletic complex enters last stages of construction
RIVER FALLS -- The long awaited Falcon Center is finally coming together at UW-River Falls. The $63.5 million project has been in the works for...
July 11, 2016 - 9:00am
July 7, 2016
River Falls Days kicks off July 7
RIVER FALLS -- River Falls is set to celebrate the 42nd River Falls Days festival July 7 – 10. This annual event kicks off with the region’s largest parade Friday evening as the community celebrates this year’s theme—Adventures on the Kinni. Highlights of this year’s festival...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 7, 2016 - 1:53pm
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
June 22, 2016
How country schools shaped America
RIVER FALLS -- For nearly 200 years, country schools were the nation’s most reliable educational institutions, and over 200,000 once dotted...
June 22, 2016 - 2:50pm
EMT worker accused of sexual assault
RIVER FALLS -- Cash bond was set at $15,000 last week for a River Falls man accused of raping a child. Todd O. Freese, 51, was charged with four...
News/crime and courts
June 22, 2016 - 1:25pm
June 17, 2016
Charge could go away for River Falls lawyer
ELLSWORTH -- A River Falls lawyer who was accused of forcing a bedroom door off its hinges while his ex-wife cowered on the other side could...
News/crime and courts
June 17, 2016 - 8:59am
June 15, 2016
Speeding truck rolls, causes long traffic delay
RIVER FALLS -- It took more than four hours for River Falls emergency crews, police officers and a local towing company to clear the intersection...
June 15, 2016 - 5:10pm
May 11, 2016
CVTC grad takes long road to her dream
RIVER FALLS -- Asked what led her to enroll in the Nursing-Associate Degree program at the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) River Falls...
May 11, 2016 - 10:56am
May 4, 2016
Top UW official fields concerns in River Falls
RIVER FALLS -- Ray Cross didn’t bother to put a happy face on it. “I don’t think any of us here have to be told this is a difficult time,”...
May 4, 2016 - 10:44am