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January 11, 2017
The Wal-Mart logo is pictured on cash registers at a new store in Chicago, January 24, 2012.  REUTERS/John Gress
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of headquarters jobs this month
January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Power names like Thor and Luna are predicted to have the greatest impact in 2017. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Naming a newborn: Trends to expect in 2017
January 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Bosch Community Fund awards $70,000 to area schools, organizations
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday said it has granted Endangered Species Act protection to the rusty patched bumble bee, a native species of Minnesota and Wisconsin that has been declining rapidly in recent years. Courtesy of the Xerces Society
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Students at the state's universities, including UW-River Falls, would be in line for a tuition cut under a proposal outlined Tuesday in Gov. Scott Walker's State of the State speech. (RiverTown file photo)
Wisconsin roundup: Walker proposes tuition cuts; Baldwin takes aim at Trump cabinet picks; 8 more state news stories
January 11, 2017 - 10:08am
St. Croix Central School District to hold new construction open house
January 11, 2017 - 5:00am
January 10, 2017
Somerset Elementary School students got the chance to decorate principal Dr. Chris Kamrath like a present after surpassing the school’s goal for the Toys for Tots drive. The drive lasted three weeks and the students were shooting to beat the 145 gifts record they had set last year. The school collected 150 gifts by the end of this year’s drive, with the help of the Somerset S.A.C. program, students, staff and their families. (Submitted photo)
Somerset Elementary surpasses Toys for Tots goal
January 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Authorities raid Star Prairie home
January 10, 2017 - 3:39pm
State of the State Address by Gov. Walker begins at 3 p.m.
January 10, 2017 - 2:50pm
Express Employment Professionals adds Gilles
January 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
Snow packed the roadways Tuesday morning for commuters entering and leaving River Falls. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Wisconsin roundup: Storm makes for slow western Wisconsin commute; Madison faculty take aim at DNR's climate change stance; 8 more state news stories
January 10, 2017 - 10:02am
WITC students in the Outdoor Power Products Technician program are excited about the two new Indian Scout motorcycle engines donated by Polaris (Osceola). Pictured are instructor Dave Brown (seated on motorcycle), (back, from left) Louis Henk, Hayward; Brady Baker, St. Croix Falls; Dan Scheerenga, Star Prairie; Anthony Sarber, Lonoke, Ark.; Derek Biggs, Spring Valley; Bill Mathison, Hayward; and Tanner Mortensen, Amery. (Submitted photo)
Polaris donates two new engines to WITC
January 10, 2017 - 5:00am
January 9, 2017
The St. Anne Catholic School second grade class recently visited the Minnesota History Center to attend a class on "Growing Up Dakota." The students learned what life was like for children in the mid-1800s and they also had a chance to explore a variety of artifacts. (Submitted photo)
St. Anne students visit Minnesota History Center
January 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
Those recognizing Xcel Energy’s support of the Food Resource Center are (from the left) Sue Koch, Tyler Perrenoud, Brian Mello, Dina Unser, Brian Elwood, Jordan Lane, United Way St. Croix Valley Executive Director Ann Searles, Darren Nordskog and Dan Plourde. (Submitted photo)
Xcel Energy supports new food resource center backpack program
January 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel, shown here during a 2016 visit to Hudson,  is seekingr pay raises for state prosecutors. The state's judges also requested a pay hike. (RiverTown file photo)
Wisconsin roundup: Judges, prosecutors seek pay raises; lawmaker offers Blue Lives Matter bill; 8 more state news stories
January 9, 2017 - 9:12am