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Pierce County Herald
New county shop enters design phase
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Raynee Farrell celebrates 40 years at Bank Mutual
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Hwy. 10 motorcycle crash
crime and courts
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
Volleyball: Welsch, club team place 3rd at nationals
Baseball: Ellsworth Legion advances to Gopher State semis (w/video)
SCVBL: Ninth inning RF rally hands Hawks 3-2 loss
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
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
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
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
Real Estate Showcase
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
April 17, 2016
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
Summer horse camp left an indelible mark on Kelsey Jurek. The experience fostered not just her lifelong love of horses -- an affection she’s...
April 17, 2016 - 11:39am
April 13, 2016
Blue bikes are rolling into town
RIVER FALLS -- After a long winter -- and an even longer transition from that winter to spring -- wouldn’t it be nice to take a bike ride with...
April 13, 2016 - 12:16pm
April 6, 2016
‘No winners’ in convicted sex offender’s sentencing
PIERCE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT -- A River Falls man convicted of sexually assaulting a child was sentenced to prison last week in Pierce County...
News/crime and courts
April 6, 2016 - 10:41am
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 9, 2016
CVTC expanding GED services: How it made a difference for one Ellsworth woman
RIVER FALLS - Evangelina Dhawan admits to making poor decisions when she skipped classes and eventually dropped out of Ellsworth High School...
March 9, 2016 - 8:27am