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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
October 21, 2015
Long time Masonic leader Fred Benson was honored Tuesday, Oct. 20, at River Falls Lodge 109 F&AM. Benson, the former owner of Lund's...
October 21, 2015 - 3:11pm
BLK collecting coats for kids
Basics for Local Kids is back for the sixth season of giving coats to local kids and they need your help. They are asking you to gather your...
October 21, 2015 - 8:58am
September 12, 2015
Habitat help a ‘godsend’ for elderly River Falls couple in their long-lived home
Bob and Diane Olson are the third generation to live in their house at 206 S. Sixth St. It first belonged to Diane’s grandparents, then...
September 12, 2015 - 4:00pm
September 11, 2015
Rocket into Scouting on Sept. 17
The Northern Star Council of the Boy Scouts of America announces the Rocket Into Scouting event for young boys and their parents on Sept. 17,...
September 11, 2015 - 11:17am
August 20, 2015
Traveling ‘vagabonds’ now make River Falls their summer home
Some people golf in their retirement. Not Ruth and Paul Twomey. In 2007 when they retired, they bought a trailer home. By 2010 they’d...
August 20, 2015 - 6:00am
August 17, 2015
Police Beat: Absence makes the heart grow…
A 25-year-old River Falls woman was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct by police before 1 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16. She was found crying...
August 17, 2015 - 4:17pm
River Falls School District bus schedule for 2015
School is starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, and "our big yellows" will be back on the road transporting the most precious cargo in the world, "our kids."...
August 17, 2015 - 12:08pm
August 14, 2015
On the Bookworm Trail at Perch Lake
The Bookworm trail circles the prairie at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake and is a community supported Literacy program and a No child left...
August 14, 2015 - 9:44am
July 8, 2015
Shoe slides arrive at the Tri-Angels Playground
The highly anticipated slides in the shapes of shoes have finally arrived for the Tri-Angels playground. The playground is in memory of the...
July 8, 2015 - 2:19pm
May 22, 2015
"Tucker" a dark oange male tabby was last seen on May 3 at the corner of Winter and Divisions Streets in River Falls. If you see him please...
May 22, 2015 - 11:54am
May 14, 2015
Dog adoption is Saturday
CoCo’s Heart Dog Rescue is staging an adoption event at Angel’s Pet World, 105 Second St., downtown Hudson from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday,...
May 14, 2015 - 2:09pm
May 8, 2015
Trailblazing restorative justice leader aims to circle back home
This fall Kris Miner, who has worked with River Falls-based St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program for 15 years, will move to the South...
May 8, 2015 - 6:00am
May 7, 2015
Joey, come home
Joey got out without his collar and tags on Sunday, May 3. He lives by Meyer Middle School in River Falls, but has been to the Hudson area many...
May 7, 2015 - 2:10pm
May 3, 2015
300 pair of new shoes given to children
The women’s basketball team from UW-River Falls was on hand recently to help the River Falls Area Hospital give away new shoes to children...
May 3, 2015 - 6:00am
March 9, 2015
Fun on the ice
33 kids from St. Croix County communities enjoyed the warm weather on Perch Lake Saturday, March 7. The fishing contest aims to introduce...
March 9, 2015 - 9:21am