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Softball: Bombers get by Tigers

Getting runs across every inning, Cannon Falls was able to put together enough for a 7-4 Hiawatha Valley League victory against Lake City on Monday. With six different players collecting ...
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Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Many voters in Minnesota were not ready to demand Franken’s resignation after he became the latest public figure to be accused of mistreating women, even after aiming the same call at two state legislators accused of sexual harassment earlier this month. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., faces new allegations of sexual assault after two unnamed women have come forward accusing Franken of grabbing their buttocks on separate occasions, the Huffington Post ...
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Farm market report for Nov. 20 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market

Market Report - 11/20/2017 Finished Cattle Finished Beef Steers 113 - 123.5 cwt Mixed Grading 75 - 112 cwt Finished Beef Heifers 114 - 120 cwt Mixed Grading 82 - ...
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Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations

Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, will resign Wednesday amid sexual harassment allegations, his attorney said. Forum News Service file photo
Under fire for allegations of sexual harassment, state Sen. Dan Schoen will resign Wednesday, his attorney said. Since allegations surfaced against Schoen two weeks ago, the St. Paul Park Democrat ...
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Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair

CNN says this photo is from the Facebook account of former Minnesotan Lindsay Menz of her and Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken. After a radio host on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, accused Franken of 2006 sexual harassment, Menz came forth with her own claim that Franken grabbed her buttocks when this picture was taken during the 2010 Minnesota State Fair.1 / 2
FILE — Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)2 / 2
ST. PAUL -- A former Minnesota woman says U.S. Sen. Al Franken grabbed her buttocks while her husband was taking their photo at the 2010 Minnesota State Fair. Lindsay Menz‏, ...
Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.
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Separate crashes leave 2 injured in Pierce County

Two drivers were hospitalized in separate crashes Tuesday evening on Pierce County roads. The first crash, reported at 5:47 p.m. Nov. 14 on 410th Avenue in the town of Ellsworth, ...
Mike Longaecker

Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker

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Farm market report for November 13, 2017 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market

Market Report - 11/13/2017 Finished Cattle
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Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety

River Falls firefighters were assisted by other area firefighters in putting out a house fire on Highway 65 Saturday morning, Nov. 11. Assistant Fire Chief Mike Moody said flames could be seen coming from windows when firefighters arrived on scene. Photo courtesy River Falls Fire Department.1 / 3
Emergency responders lined one side of the road on Highway 65 Saturday morning, Nov. 11, on the scene of a structure fire. 2 / 3
Smoke could still be seen coming from the building at around 7:50 a.m. Saturday morning. 3 / 3
River Falls and other firefighters and emergency responders were sent to the scene of a structure fire near N7521 Highway 65, in the town of River Falls, Saturday morning, Nov ...
Gretta Stark

Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.

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Farm market report for Nov. 6 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market

Market Report - 11/06/2017 Finished Cattle Finished Beef Steers 116 - 122.75 cwt Mixed Grading 94 - 115 cwt Finished Beef Heifers 118 - 122.25 cwt Mixed Grading 60 - ...
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Volleyball: K-W moves into section final

Kenyon-Wanamingo had lost just three sets since Sept. 26, but St. Peter came out on Thursday and put the Knights in a hole with a first-set victory in the Sub-section ...
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