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Mayoral candidate, local businessman found dead

A local businessman and past Black River Falls mayoral candidate Randy Molini died on Monday.

November 20, 2014 7:22 pm(0)

Man arrested after burglary at Nick’s Pawn

Man arrested after burglary at Nick’s Pawn

A Black River Falls man has been arrested following a burglary at Nick’s Pawn Shop earlier this week.

November 12, 2014 1:00 pm(1)

BRF school referendum passes; District to get new elementary school

Black River Falls School District voters have given the green light to $22.5 million in funding to build a new elementary school and other bui…

November 05, 2014 1:09 pm(0)


Jackson County’s Red Kettle campaign set to kick off

Jackson County’s Red Kettle campaign set to kick off

The season of giving will get under way in Jackson County next week.

November 19, 2014 8:59 am(0)


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Tigers enjoy good season

Tigers enjoy good season

The Black River Falls Tiger football team caps its season with a 9-2 record, and while it will lose some key starters, head coach Jim Bible said the squad will return a core group.

November 19, 2014 1:29 pm Photos




Mel-Min to keep tax rate steady

The Melrose-Mindoro School District again has opted to tap into reserves to keep its tax rate steady.

November 19, 2014 8:54 am(0)


Opinion Editorial Columnists Submit Letter

Is big government really the answer?

Could things be any worse than this? Crisis after crisis are piling up. There is a housing crisis (majority of population have inadequate housing); a food crisis (majority of population have inadequate food); fuel crisis (majority of populati…

November 19, 2014 4:59 pm(3)


Donald Dean Schmidt

Donald Dean Schmidt

TOWN OF HAMILTON, Wis. — Donald Dean Schmidt was born on Nov. 2, 1932, in the town of Hamilton in La Crosse County to Herbert and Elvira (Bahnub) Schmidt. He graduated from Melrose High School in 1950 and enlisted in the Navy in October of 19…

November 19, 2014 4:13 pm(0)


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CV Lions holiday fundraiser helps feed many

CV Lions holiday fundraiser helps feed many

The spirit of “Giving” is alive and well in the village of Coon Valley, as the Coon Valley Lions host its annual “Grand Holiday Tree Lighting” and fundraiser kick-off to raise money for the Vernon County Food Pantry.

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