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River Falls Journal
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
Roadrunners: Count on it, they will be back
DMV: If you don’t have an ID to vote, start the process now
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
One more time: Sirens to blare
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
August 22, 2016
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
St Croix Valley Master Gardeners will wind up its summer tours with a visit to Future Farm and Fuel LLC, at 2047 County Road E (north of Baldwin and west of Hwy. 63) for its Thursday, Aug. 25 meeting. Future Farm and Fuel represents a new system of growing produce for market in which...
August 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 19, 2016
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
The annual River Falls Bacon Bash festival is back by popular demand. Last year more than 16,000 flocked to the two-day event. It’s now billed...
August 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
Weekend Happenings Aug. 19-21
This weekend in River Falls: Friday: Falls Theatre: Kubo and the Two Strings 4:30, 7, and 9 p.m. Public library gallery: Bees and Their Buddies: Pollinotors for Life Saturday: Falls Theatre: Kubo and the Two Strings 4:30, 7, and 9 p.m. Public library gallery: Bees and Their Buddies:...
August 19, 2016 - 4:36pm
August 18, 2016
Chamber members gather for breakfast, business talk
Members of the River Falls Chamber of Commerce gathered Thursday morning, Aug. 18, for a chamber "Business Breakfast." Sponsored by Work River...
August 18, 2016 - 4:39pm
Filmmaker documents Tri-Angels/community's response to tragedy; 5K is Saturday
It’s been four years since Amara, Sophie, and Cecilia Schaffhausen of River Falls were killed. Now an area filmmaker is partnering with the...
August 18, 2016 - 4:17pm
August 17, 2016
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
Pierce County Fair 2016 officially ended Sunday, Aug. 14. The theme this year was “going for the gold,” in conjunction with the 2016 Olympics...
August 17, 2016 - 1:53pm
August 12, 2016
WATCH: Friday fun at the Pierce County Fair
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Fair kicked off Friday with junior horse and open dairy judging, followed by junior and open goat judging. Check...
August 12, 2016 - 4:35pm
WATCH: Thursday thrills at the fair
ELLSWORTH -- A harrowing start to the Pierce County Fair in the form of a windy thunderstorm didn't dampen spirits Thursday. Thursday afternoon...
August 12, 2016 - 3:51pm
August 11, 2016
Weekend Happenings Aug. 12-14
This weekend in River Falls Friday Old-fashioned tent revival meeting Teens for Christ is celebrating 40 years of ministry with an old fashioned...
August 11, 2016 - 4:00pm
Pierce County Fair open despite storm damage
UPDATE -- Pierce County Fair manager Ann Webb posted this update on the fair Facebook page concerning parking: "Parking at the Fairgrounds is...
August 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 8, 2016
Teens for Christ celebrate 40 years of ministry
When Bruce Cicchese started a Bible study session in his basement in 1974, he had no idea what that would look like 40 years later. “My wife...
August 8, 2016 - 5:00am
August 5, 2016
SCVRJ puts justice into the hands of the community
Accountability is the ultimate goal of St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice. The River Falls-based nonprofit works with the larger community...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 2, 2016
Prescott Foundation golf outing is seeking participants
PRESCOTT -- The Prescott Foundation is still seeking participants for its 19th annual golf outing, which will benefit area programs. The event will take place Wednesday, Aug. 10 at Clifton Highlands Golf Club (N6890 1230th St., Prescott). Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with tee-off...
August 2, 2016 - 1:32pm
July 31, 2016
Annual flower arranging class rescheduled
This year’s flower arranging class at the River Falls Public Library has a new date and time. Formerly scheduled for Saturday, July 30, the...
July 31, 2016 - 6:00am
July 29, 2016
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
To share your River Falls area events with the Journal, please email reporter Gretta Stark at firstname.lastname@example.org. This weekend in River Falls:Friday...
July 29, 2016 - 4:32pm