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July 14, 2017
An UniFirst box truck crashed through the southwest side wall of the Somerset Pizza Planet (253 Main Street) approximately 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, June 29. Photo courtesy of Jerry Germain
Report: Driver fell out of seat before Pizza Planet crash
July 14, 2017 - 5:00am
July 13, 2017
Community Collaboration Principal Todd Streeter explained the purpose of the CAP Committee and broke down how the subcommittees will work and what kind of time commitment will be required. Tom Lindfors / RiverTowns Multimedia
Recalculating: City's comprehensive planning process hits reset
July 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
The River Falls community will celebrate “Trout ‘n About on the Kinni” at the 43nd Annual River Falls Days festival this Thursday-Sunday, July 13-16. Friday’s annual River Falls Days Parade is the region’s largest with over 130 entries and an estimated 10,000 spectators. Photo courtesy of Chris Blasius
River Falls Days weekend schedule
July 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
 Wisconsin's budget stalemate grew deeper July 12 as GOP leaders in both houses drew new lines in the sand. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: GOP budget stalemate tightens; 10 more state news stories
July 13, 2017 - 9:49am
The annual Fun Fest softball tournament will be played at New Richmond's Hatfield Park, running from Friday through Sunday.
New Richmond Fun Fest sports start Thursday with Willow River Run
July 13, 2017 - 9:28am
The New Richmond dance team that took part in the camp in June at St. Norbert’s College includes (front, from left) Claira Luedtke, Madi Sattler, Maddie Yehlik and Kaiya Fox; (middle) Makayla Mitchell, Ashley Swiggum, Sara Nagle, Maddie Kraft, Ivy Halvorson and Bailey Hubmer; (back) Coach Ali Sirek, Amy Baranowski, Bethany Beseman, Rachel Guss and Maddie Gess.
New Richmond dance team draws high honors at team camp
July 13, 2017 - 8:49am
New Richmond Millers beat Eau Claire; host Osceola in Fun Fest clash Friday
July 13, 2017 - 8:39am
Police Chief, Craig Yehlik, recognized three of his officers for going above and beyond the call of duty in responding to a potentially life threatening domestic disturbance June 12. (From left): Mayor Fred Horne, Officer Katerina Radtke, Officer Jarred McLain, Sgt. Nick Cramlet, Police Chief Craig Yehlik. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Officers recognized for going above and beyond the call of duty
July 13, 2017 - 5:00am
July 12, 2017
Summer reads: highlighting two fantastic books
July 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
Trevor Wirtanen (right) and Matt Wallace, owners of Oliphant Brewing in Somerset, chatted with a customer during a 2014 event in Somerset. File photo
Would-be taproom legislation not dead, lawmaker says
July 12, 2017 - 3:02pm
James Lauck
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm
B & J Do it Best Hardware was one of the many buildings and businesses affected by Tuesday night's storm.
UPDATE: Xcel aims to restore power by 8 p.m.
July 12, 2017 - 12:40pm
Wisconsin roundup: Naked carjacker killed by officers; 4-year-old fireworks victim ID'd; 8 more state news stories
July 12, 2017 - 9:32am
The Lodge on Croix facility, located at 300 221st Ave., in the town of Somerset, is at the center of a bill that looks to untether the DNR from zoning authority for properties along the Lower St. Croix River. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Former campground at center of bluff line debate
July 12, 2017 - 8:43am
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am