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Convicted sex offender arrested in Prescott
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
District approved $100K for Fund 46
Land dispute continues, legislation postponed
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Janke brings experience to girls basketball team
Olson returns to girls tennis team as coach
Legion Baseball: Spring Valley stays patient in win vs. Plum City
Standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League
Legion Baseball: Post 204 wins ninth game of summer vs. Shoreview
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
American Pickers coming to Wisconsin: Seeking collections
River Falls Days kicks off July 7
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Ryan rezone
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Dohmen permit
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 8/3/16 Hearing - Gerdes permit
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/27/16 Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/28/16 Board of Adjustment Committee - Annual Meeting
Gerald V. Leonard, 69
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Josephine M. Carlson, 88
John C. Bang, 91
Brenda L. Dodge, 65
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
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (June 29, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
BRAINERED, Minn. — In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 9:46am
June 23, 2016
Former NFL QB to host Spring Valley camp
Children ages 8 to 18 in Pierce County will have the opportunity this summer to receive instruction from a 12-year professional quarterback of the National Football League. Former NFL quarterback Sage Rosenfels is hosting an instructional football event on Saturday, July 16 in the...
June 23, 2016 - 1:00pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
May 24, 2016
Summer Concert Series begins June 14
Once again UW-River Falls presents Tuesday evening “Chill on the Hill” free summer concert series at the Melvin Wall Amphitheatre on campus...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 24, 2016 - 9:10am
May 23, 2016
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Reported gun shot; lost dog; park blaze; horse spills
Officers responded at 2:21 a.m. Sunday, May 22, to the Harbor Bar, N673 825th St., Hager City, for a report of a man who fired a gun. The man...
News/crime and courts
May 23, 2016 - 4:26pm
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
May 13, 2016
Wild Side: Rush River once produced bushels of big brookies
Brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, are colorful fish and the only stream trout native to Wisconsin. They once thrived in cold streams like the...
May 13, 2016 - 9:25am
May 10, 2016
PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF's Blotter: Chasing chickens; bully tomcat; woman thrown from car; another woman uses bat on car
A caller reported Monday, May 2, that an owl got stuck in a barbed wire fence at N5476 1245th St. in Prescott. The owl was successfully removed...
News/crime and courts
May 10, 2016 - 10:08am
May 3, 2016
"America’s Public Universities: ‘A good investment, or no longer worth the cost’?” Let's talk about it.
The St. Croix Valley Foundation is sponsoring a series of “Conversations of the Valley” These public affairs luncheon series starts off on...
May 3, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 28, 2016
Arbor Day celebrated with tree donations to area students
ELLSWORTH -- To celebrate Arbor Day – Friday, April 29 -- Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services delivered 871 evergreen tree seedlings to 4th...
April 28, 2016 - 12:23pm
I-94 bridge work to affect St. Croix traffic with overnight lane closings
Work to replace the 200th Street Bridge over I-94 in St. Croix County will result in overnight lane closures from Monday to Friday, May 2-6....
April 28, 2016 - 10:11am
April 27, 2016
Wild Side: April showers bring out flowers in the forest
Recent showers and some mild thunderstorms temporarily delayed the early corn planting around here. I had a reprieve from farm-related work and...
April 27, 2016 - 2:44pm
April 20, 2016
Fulbright professor from Serbia to speak at UWRF
UW–River Falls will be hosting Visiting Fulbright Professor Nina Lazarevic, assistant professor from the University of Nis, Serbia, to speak...
April 20, 2016 - 12:14pm
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Missing girl; bloodied customer; copper thieves; nude or not?; and more
A Prescott woman reported Monday, April 11, that her daughter was missing. The girl was picked up elsewhere in Prescott with a man who was arrested...
News/crime and courts
April 20, 2016 - 10:02am
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