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August 17, 2017
Sunday’s nearly perfect weather drew a huge crowd to the 30th annual El Paso Days parade last year.. “Horses and their impact on the community” was the theme, evidenced by the number of teams who wound their way through the parade route amidst smiling faces. File photo
Take a stagecoach for El Paso Days
August 17, 2017 - 7:00am
August 16, 2017
Tents spread out into the horizon at a refugee camp near Duhok, Iraq, where Tutapona is based. Being close to the camps allows the organization to provide trauma counseling as soon as possible to those who need it. Submitted photo courtesy of Helen Manson.
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
August 16, 2017 - 2:52pm
Editorial: Imagine you have no newspaper
August 16, 2017 - 11:10am
Wisconsin leaders voiced mixed reaction to comments made Tuesday, Aug. 15, by President Donald Trump regarding a white supremacist rally last weekend in Charlottesville, Va. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. officials slam, support Trump comments; 9 more state news stories
August 16, 2017 - 11:07am
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Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
August 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Chad Forde started his tennis coaching career as the Wildcat boys' JV coach while student teaching at River Falls High School in 2012. After going on to earn section and conference coach of the year honors in Minneapolis and Denver, Forde returns this season as the new boys' and girls' varsity coach at RFHS. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Something special here: Forde drawn back to RF to teach, coach
August 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Ken Phillips shakes hands with River Falls Fire Chief Scott Nelson after being presented with a plaque for his help putting out a fire in his neighbor's home.  Photo courtesy Anne McAlpine.
Local cook 'hero of the hour' for housing authority
August 16, 2017 - 7:00am
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources lists more than 250 CAFOs across the state, up from fewer than 50 in the mid-'90s. The vast majority of those farms are dairy operations. File photo
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 15, 2017
Tom Pechacek is shown handing a check to Pam Ballard, president of the River Falls Food Pantry board of directors. Pechacek, and the other members of the band Triad reunited once again over River Falls Days, this time to raise money for the food shelf. Submitted photos.
Triad reunites again to support food shelf
August 15, 2017 - 6:17pm
River Falls' Brian Grove strokes an RBI double in the second inning of the Fighting Fish's Wisconsin Baseball Association first round playoff game against the Medford Moon Dogs on Saturday, Aug. 12, in Stanley. River Falls went on to a 7-4 win before losing to defending WBA champion Sparta, 9-8, on Sunday. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Fish wrap: Season ends at the hands of Sparta
August 15, 2017 - 4:04pm
Viewpoint: Working for you
August 15, 2017 - 2:05pm
Lucky Dog Farm is located right outside of town in Pepin, Wis. Zach Dwyer / RiverTown Multimedia
Flower project looks to benefit nature, Pepin
August 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
Wisconsin roundup: More Republicans agree slowdown might be coming; 8 more state news stories
August 15, 2017 - 8:46am
Lynn Skinner, author of "Bandit's Garden, Observing But Not Disturbing," will sign books and visit Friday, Aug. 18, at Micklesen Drug in Hudson. Photo submitted by Alison Beck
Children's author to have book signing in Hudson
August 15, 2017 - 8:00am
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