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School notches top character award
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
UWRF community warned about increase in phishing, other scams
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
Council raises park pool fees for nonresidents
crime and courts
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
December 31, 2013
Days Gone By: 1963 Shoveling out
It wasn’t just the parents (with back aches, leg aches and headaches) and young tramp snow shovelers (who walk from door to door saying “Hey...
December 31, 2013 - 10:56am
Days Gone By: 1963 Snow Fun
1963: Some fun was the first snowfall to children like these — Vickie Nelson, Roger Kroeze, and Trudy Kroeze busy building a snowman in front...
December 31, 2013 - 10:54am
December 24, 2013
From Spain, she has entered a Winter Wonderland
River Falls High school junior Ana Santamarina Fernandez has never had a white Christmas -- until now. Santamarina Fernandez, 16, is an exchange...
December 24, 2013 - 11:17am
Days Gone By: Santa's little helpers
DEC. 5, 1963 A story and photo appeared in the Dec. 5, 1963 River Falls Journal about four River Falls boys who found a different way to celebrate...
December 24, 2013 - 9:44am
December 19, 2013
New digs! What better gift?
Linann Pearson said this year she and her daughter, 17-year-old Shauna Pearson, are getting the best Christmas present they’ve ever had: A...
December 19, 2013 - 11:31am
December 13, 2013
Days Gone By: Letters to Santa 1973 and 1963
DECEMBER, 1973 Dear Santa, My brother and I have been pretty good this year. Would you please bring me a Close and Play Record Player...
December 13, 2013 - 2:14pm
December 9, 2013
Days Gone By: Mrs. MacLeod's Creative English 1969
June 1969 In news from the public schools the following was printed in the River Falls Journal for the week of June 5, 1969 — English Fifth...
December 9, 2013 - 8:12am
December 3, 2013
Days Gone By
10 YEARS AGO, NOV. 27, 2003 Dick’s Market at 1121 South Main Street had a two-page advertising spread in the River Falls Journal with turkeys...
December 3, 2013 - 9:19am
November 29, 2013
Exchange student gets taste of American tradition
High School sophomore Renan Santanna, 15, is looking forward to eating his first Thanksgiving meal Thursday. Santanna, who comes from Recife,...
November 29, 2013 - 8:52am
November 22, 2013
Days Gone By: Nov. 21, 2013
10 YEARS AGO, NOV. 20, 2003 Headline of the Week: “Deer, oh dear” Collisions between deer and autos were on the rise as human and animal...
November 22, 2013 - 8:47am
November 14, 2013
Sharing Families underway and needing help
Thirty-two families are still waiting to be “adopted” as the River Falls Sharing Families Project gets underway. Family profiles started...
November 14, 2013 - 12:10pm
Exchange student makes travel her mission
River Falls High school exchange student Aranzazu (Aranza) Rodriguez hopes her year in the U.S. will help her improve her English pronunciation....
November 14, 2013 - 10:24am
November 8, 2013
Days Gone By: 1983 Westside Radio Show
Editor’s Note: The following story and photo were printed in the Nov. 10, 1983 River Falls Journal: “WRFW to air show called “The Westside...
November 8, 2013 - 10:26am
November 7, 2013
Duffy to host Veteran History workshop, will train volunteers
U.S. Congressman Sean Duffy is hosting a Veteran History Project workshop to train volunteers to preserve personal accounts of veterans...
November 7, 2013 - 10:12am
November 1, 2013
Days Gone By: Halloween 1963
In 1963 River Falls held a city-wide Halloween party, complete with a costume parade in the parking lot beside the new senior high school building...
November 1, 2013 - 1:22pm