A Rice Lake man has been charged with first degree intentional homicide in the shooting death of a man in rural Chetek on Sunday, Sept. 20.
A Rice Lake has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for sexual assault of a child under age 13.
A 13-year-old girl was killed in a UTV crash that involved three other children ages 11-14 on Thursday near Silver Lake in Barron County.
A 35-year-old woman was killed near Chetek on Saturday morning after being hit by a vehicle.
A Ladysmith man suffered serious injuries after his vehicle was hit by a train east of Cameron.
Barron County Department of Health and Human Services continues to investigate an outbreak of positive COVID-19 cases at Seneca Foods in Cumbe…
Eight weeks since returning home to the Czech Republic, Emma Džurbanová still thinks often of her time as an exchange student in Rice Lake. Es…
A proposal for a solar panel array on 58 acres will be considered by the Rice Lake Planning Commission on Thursday.
Few put as much time toward helping communities than those involved in civic organizations.
Working in conjunction with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (WDJ), the DNA Doe Project (DDP) has identified the remains recovered from a w…
The City of Rice Lake announced on June 9 that it has full confidence in Police Chief Steve Roux.
The 2020 Barron County Fair will be cancelled due to Covid-19.
Movers transported Wiesner Community Chapel on May 27 from its landmark spot along Hwy. V to a new home.
The 2020 Memorial Day program scheduled for Monday at Rice Lake’s Veteran’s Memorial City Park has been cancelled.
The Rice Lake Main Street Association has announced on its Facebook page that petunia baskets will not be hanging in downtown Rice Lake this …
The St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake Campground, just east of the casino at 122 Tamarack St., Turtle Lake, is one of 10 regional sites offering fr…
Rice Lake City Council approved a resolution Tuesday inviting businesses to reopen ahead of the May 26 timeline of the Safer At Home order iss…
More than 100 years ago, a notorious Influenza pandemic threatened Rice Lake. That was 1918, but many of the precautions taken then are simila…
An official with a Rice Lake manufacturer told the Rice Lake City Council on Tuesday that it would soon be taking steps to reduce noise.
A Washburn County Sheriff’s Office employee is being investigated for possible thefts from the sheriff’s department.
The Wisconsin 2019-21 biennial budget provided $75 million to local and tribal governments in one-time general purpose revenue funding.
The steady trend of big box store closures in Rice Lake continues with the announcement that Office Max on Pioneer Avenue will close as of May 16.
The Rice Lake Fire Department has hired one of its paid on-call firefighters to full-time employment.
Rice Lake Utilities is in the preliminary phase of building a new water tower in the city.
All seven law enforcement agencies in Barron County have been trained in the nationally recognized domestic violence homicide prevention progr…
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