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  1. Black River Falls man missing for 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WKBT

    The investigation into the whereabouts of a man who has been missing for three years is still going on by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office and the Ho-Chunk Nation Police Department. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Cloud was driving a vehicle on County Road O when he entered the ditch.

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  2. Jackson County man arrested for OWI after hitting pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WKBT

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested a 52-year-old man from the Black River Falls area for a 5th offense OWI after he struck a pedestrian on Highway 12/27 north of I-94 in the town of Adams on Tuesday night. The Sheriff's Office was notified by the Black River Memorial Hospital at about 9:48 p.m. that they were treating a victim from a vehicle versus pedestrian crash.

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  3. Third row seats stolen from vehicles at Black River Falls dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WKBT

    The Black River Falls Police Department said someone smashed the rear windows of four vehicles parked at a car dealership and removed the third row seats from the vehicles. The incident happened at the Gross Motors Dealership located near the intersection of STH-54 and I-94 in the City of Black River Falls.

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  4. Miss Jackson County program treasurer accused of misusing fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WKBT

    The coordinator and treasurer of the Miss Jackson County program is accused of taking money from the program for personal use. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Bethany J. Brown , 31, of rural Black River Falls, took $1,208.37 from the Miss Jackson County program and used it for personal use without permission or authorization from the Jackson County Fair Board.

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  5. Voters hold future of police department in their handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | WKBT

    As a way to cut costs, the city has discussed dissolving its police department and contracting with the Jackson County Sheriff's Department instead. Some Black River Falls residents weren't happy when the city government voted to dissolve its police force.

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  6. High speed chase ends in crash in Monroe Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WKBT

    A Black River Falls man is facing charges after leading police on a high speed chase and then crashing his car. The Monroe Co.

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  7. Convicted sex offender to be released in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WKBT

    The Wisconsin Department of Corrections has notified the Jackson County Sheriff's Office that convicted sex offender Theodore Mousseaux, 34, will be released on Monday, December 16. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Mousseaux will be placed in a temporary housing facility at 5 South Roosevelt Road in the City of Black River Falls and will be on electronic monitoring.

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  8. Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Black River FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WKBT

    The 71-year-old Black River Falls man who was struck by a vehicle while crossing a four-lane street is now in fair condition, according to Black River Falls police. Emergency crews were called to N. Water Street just N. or Main Street in the City's downtown area at about 3:45 p.m. Monday.

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  9. Man found dead in Black River Falls residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | WKBT

    The man was found lying face down in a bedroom of a private residence at about 5:45 p.m. on Sunday. Police said the body appeared to have been lying in the bedroom for as long as 8-12 hours before being discovered by a family member.

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  10. Black River Falls man wanted in child sexual assault case arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | WKBT

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said the US Marshall Service notified them at about 7:50 a.m. Tuesday that they located and arrested 18-year-old Caleb Rave. Rave was recently found guilty of first degree sexual assault of a child.

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  11. Police: Woman abused beneath bridge for several hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WKBT

    Black River Falls police arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly abusing a woman for several hours beneath a bridge on Wednesday morning. Police said two people travelled to Black River Falls from outside the county to inquire about a financial loan.

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  12. Burglary suspect leaves blood evidence at sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WKBT

    Black River Falls said a 20-year-old burglary suspect cut himself on broken glass and left blood evidence at the scene, which, along with other evidence, led to his arrest. On Sunday, the owner of Nick's Pawn Shop, 24 N. Water Street, discovered the front door was shattered and called police to report a burglary.

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  13. 2 accused of planning to kill officer, harm judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | WKBT

    A convicted felon and his wife are accused of conspiring to kill a River Falls police officer and threatening to harm a St. Croix County judge. Police and sheriff's deputies arrested Kelly Kloss earlier this month at his River Falls home.

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  14. Black River Falls School District Hopes to Pass $22.5 Million ReferendumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WKBT

    Tom Epps has taught in the Black River School District for 31 years. He said the quality of the school building doesn't match the quality of the staff and students.

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  15. Selfie leads police to Black River Falls burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | WKBT

    A selfie taken at the scene of a burglary led to the arrest of three people on Monday in Black River Falls. Just after midnight on Tuesday, October 23, Black River Falls police and Jackson County authorities responded to an active burglary alarm at the Wazee Sports Center.

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  16. Mayo Clinic voices opinion about Badger Coulee LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | WKBT

    A local medical center is going on record with its thoughts on a proposed high voltage line coming through part of our area. Mayo Clinic Health System wants to see the Badger Coulee Transmission Line run north out of Holmen, instead of south.

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  17. River Falls to dedicate memorial playground site to honor murdered girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WKBT

    A northwestern Wisconsin playground site is being dedicated to honor three sisters who were killed by their father in 2012. KSTP-TV reports the dedication ceremony is set for Monday for the Tri-Angels Playground in River Falls.

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  18. Cost savings may lead to cutting police departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WKBT

    The city of Black River Falls is considering getting rid of its police department as a way to save money. The city would still have law enforcement on duty at all times, but the most cost-effective way to provide the services is yet to be determined.

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  19. Convicted sex offender to be released in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WKBT

    A 30-year-old convicted sex offender will be released from prison on September 9, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

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  20. Weather pushes football Friday to Saturday for many area schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WKBT

    Black River Falls at Tomah will resume at 10:30 a.m. Eau Claire North at La Crosse Logan will resume at 1:00 p.m. Eau Claire Memorial at La Crosse Central will resume at 5:00 p.m.

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