• Coins for a Cause

    Coins for a Cause

    Gebhardt Elementary fifth-grader Jesse Mitchell helps count the silver coins collected during a penny war held at the school last week to rais…

    December 17, 2014 3:47 pm(0)
  • Black River Falls library creates new internet cafe

    Black River Falls library creates new internet cafe

    Black River Falls Public Library has opened a new internet cafe to provide a space for personal computer use – and a cup of coffee, too.

    December 17, 2014 12:30 pm Photos


  • Lighting Up the Library

    Lighting Up the Library

    Black River Falls Public Library underwent some decorating last week to prepare for the holiday season. The first annual Deck the Shelves even…

    December 10, 2014 3:42 pm(0)

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BRF man flees cops at 100 mph

A 19-year-old Black River Falls man was injured Monday when he crashed his car during a high-speed chase through two counties.

December 16, 2014 12:45 pm(0)

Pedestrian struck by van in Black River Falls

A pedestrian was injured last week after being struck by a van in downtown Black River Falls.

December 10, 2014 11:30 am(0)

Homicide charge filed in tow truck driver's death

A La Crosse man has been charged with negligent homicide in the roadside death of a tow truck operator.

December 03, 2014 2:22 pm(0)


Local Obituaries Crime and Courts Education Wisconsin Strange
Conspirator gets prison for Rustic Mill arson

Conspirator gets prison for Rustic Mill arson

The former owner of an historic Jackson County restaurant will spend two years in prison for his role in the fire that destroyed the establishment more than three years ago.

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Elevated stress is theme of the week

Elevated stress is theme of the week

This time of year is not the time for my computer to start acting up.

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Black River Falls tigers Melrose-Mindoro Mustangs

Titans defeat Rangers

The Titan wrestlers treated an enthusiastic home crowd to an exciting 36-33 dual meet win over the La Crosse Logan Rangers on Thursday.

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School penny war raises more than $1,000

School penny war raises more than $1,000

Gebhardt Elementary School students have been hearing themes of thankfulness, gratefulness and appreciation this school year.

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Opinion Editorial Columnists Submit Letter

RENEW needs to substantiate claims

RENEW Wisconsin, a Madison-based organization, states development of Wisconsin renewable energy as a primary purpose. Recently RENEW has sent a letter to a number of communities affected by the proposed Badger-Coulee proposal supporting the h…

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Elizabeth A. "Betty” Marg

Elizabeth A. "Betty” Marg

BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. — Elizabeth A. “Betty” Marg, age 95, of Black River Falls, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in her home in the town of Albion, Jackson County.

December 10, 2014 4:32 pm(0)


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'The wall is gone' at Prince of Peace

'The wall is gone' at Prince of Peace

For members of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and their church council, the decision was easy. As debate swirled in the court of public opinion, as elected officials took hard-line stances on either side, and even as other churches stood fir…

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