THE NEW FORTY It is time for the Herd to be heard...
Integrity is sometimes difficult to define, but we tend to know it when we see it. At the very least it can besaid to be consistency between what we say and what we do over time. Ideally, it is also a... Posted on 9/8/12 at 2:11 PM
SLOWING THE RACING MIND Opinions Get Us Into Trouble
Most of us tend to have an opinion. I sure do on just about any subject except where we should eat tonightmuch to the huzs chagrin. With technological advances and the trappings that have come with t... Posted on 7/13/12 at 7:30 AM
JIMMY JABBER There’s no one to blame but yourself for missing class
Video games are the reason for students struggles in school as much as food is to blame for peoples weight issues.
College often is a persons first taste of freedom (loads of free time) from parental ... Posted on 12/27/11 at 1:00 AM
NEW PLATEAUS Impressed With China
Days before I left to go to China a liberal friend of mine said he was interested to see if my political views might change upon being in China. His angle was, "yeah, they're communist, but look at th... Posted on 10/28/11 at 10:03 AM
Two outstanding River Falls educators will be retiring at the end of this school year: Superintendent Tom Westerhaus and High School Principal Elaine Baumann. We feel it is impressive that their ongoing legacy to the community will include contributions to the community educational foundation, FORWARD.
Pat McCardle, Lorraine Davis,River Falls FORWARD
, May 20, 2013
On May 7 we experienced a multi-vehicle (mock) crash on Cemetery Road.
A thousand of us watched as ambulances from River Falls, Baldwin and Prescott, along with the LifeLink helicopter, fire trucks and multiple police cars did what they do best. We saw EMS professionals, SOS students, school staff and community members all fighting to save lives.
Lesley Williams, RFHS teacher, River Falls resident.
, May 16, 2013
Call me a fuddy-duddy, but I’m concerned about all the tweeting and blogging and electronic means of communication that goes on these days.
It’s dangerous because everyone seems to be doing it while driving high-powered automobiles, but that’s not my worry.
In the midst of the seemingly impenetrable darkness that surrounded the death of three precious girls, strong beams of light broke through to Jessica Schaffhausen and her extended family that came from Illinois, Michigan and California to support her as they relived horror in the pursuit of justice.
Larry Szyman, Lead chaplain, St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office
, April 25, 2013
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