Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
UPDATE: Police release identity of woman found dead in Hudson
Wisconsin roundup: Budget vetoes eliminate judicial council, education board; 7 more state news stories
New personal e-alarms can enhance safety, even at UWRF
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Fall colors, flavors and fun at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival
Family Resource Center offers fall groups for St. Croix Valley families
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
Dam Days honors volunteers and 50 years
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Paul C. Willink, 87
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
arts and entertainment
September 14, 2016
Featured photo: Blue jay
This blue jay was spotted on Cheryl Maplethorpe's deck, missing some neckfeathers. Maplethorpe said she's seen several birds of different species...
September 14, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 9, 2016
River Falls, your TV won't always show Green Bay Packers
Are you ready for some NFL football? Sure, most of us can’t wait. But if you're a Green Bay Packer fan, the new 2016 season also means sporadic...
September 9, 2016 - 12:59pm
August 31, 2016
Featured photo: Lake George
This featured photo was taken the morning of Aug. 29 near Lake George in River Falls by Brad Grant Bernhardt. For a chance to have your photo...
August 31, 2016 - 2:36pm
August 24, 2016
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Parents of new violin students are often warned their child is likely to go through a phase during which everything they play sounds very similar...
August 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
Featured photo: Sunset
Greg Dietsche snapped this photo of a sunset near UW-River Falls's lab farm #1 recently. Dietche, who lives not far from the farm, said photography...
August 24, 2016 - 5:00am
August 17, 2016
Featured photo: Goldfinch
Cheryl Maplethorpe found this American Goldfinch on her railing. For a chance to have your photo or video featured, email a photo or video taken...
August 17, 2016 - 1:13pm
August 8, 2016
Featured photo: Foggy morning
Cheryl Maplethorple took this photo of the fog she saw as she drove into River Falls at 7:45 a.m. on Aug. 3, on the way to a meeting. For a...
August 8, 2016 - 9:50am
August 5, 2016
Library floral contest names winners
The deadline for submissions to the River Falls Library flower arranging contest was Thursday night, August 4, at 6 p.m. By this morning the...
August 5, 2016 - 10:24am
August 3, 2016
Featured photo: Pretty cloud? Or UFO?
Cheryl Maplethorpe spotted this small cumulus cloud recently and snapped a photo, simply because she liked how it looked. She wondered about...
August 3, 2016 - 5:00am
August 2, 2016
River Falls Library receives donation
The River Falls Public library was presented a $1,000 check from the River Falls Tuesday Club recently. Pictured left to right are Cindy Ray,...
August 2, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 28, 2016
Featured photo: Storm
A heavy rainstorm hit River Falls Wednesday, July 27. Brian Klawitter shared some photos of the storm, taken from Radio Road, just east of the...
July 28, 2016 - 9:18am
July 22, 2016
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
Hunting has long been a popular sport in River Falls. In the fall, especially, hunters gear up in blaze orange, and take their shotguns out to...
July 22, 2016 - 6:13pm
July 20, 2016
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
Cheryl Maplethorpe submitted this photo of a squirrel with a face that appears to be bald. Maplethorpe said she didn't know what had caused...
July 20, 2016 - 5:00am
July 6, 2016
Featured photo: Parade seats saved
Blankets and chairs have started appearing on Second, Division, and Main Street along the River Falls Days Parade Route, marking people's places...
July 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 5, 2016
Theatre troupe brings ‘A whole new world’
PRESCOTT -- The Great River Road Theatre is promising a show that will knock your socks off for its 2016 summer production. Attendees can look...
July 5, 2016 - 10:57am