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The River Falls High School class of 2014 donated $2,000 in memory of Amara, Sophie and Cecilia Schaffhausen for the proposed Tri Angels playground in River Falls. The donation came from a portion of money taken in during admission to the 2013 Prom Grand March. Each year's prom committee chooses a cause to support. Above, back row, from left: Valerie Schmidt, Alex Kroll, Abby James, Kelsey Woyak, McKenzie Tirrel, Aleda McMonagle, Savanna Welch, Jessica Schaffhausen, Izzy Schaefer, Taylor Magill, Katarina...

Editorial: Out of darkness, giving way to a growing wedge of light

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It's reassuring to see how family, friends and caring citizens have recovered as best they can and are doing good deeds in the wake of the murders of the three Schaffhausen sisters in River Falls last summer.


Last week in the Journal the girls' mother, Jessica Schaffhausen, discussed her own efforts to re-establish a more normal life and what she hopes is done so that her daughters' legacy will stand for something besides horror and tragedy.

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