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River Falls Journal
Slow road to rural broadband continues
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
June 23, 2016
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
By Raymond T. Rivard and Jordan Willi New Richmond News New Richmond lost two of its longtime leaders this past week when Dr. James “Jim”...
June 23, 2016 - 4:58pm
June 22, 2016
Birthday girl gives and 24 children gain
Earlier this spring when Ashley Thompson turned 11, she was asked repeatedly what she wanted for her birthday. Her mother Nicky said Ashley couldn't...
June 22, 2016 - 4:08pm
June 11, 2016
7-year-old honored for for his birthday gift to Lutheran Home
Noah Metro celebrated his seventh birthday with a unique party: His friends brought donations instead of gifts. The Metros collected $71 for...
June 11, 2016 - 6:00am
May 20, 2016
Teen earns Eagle Scout status
John Sowieja Jr., 17, of River Falls Boy Scout Troop 9054, has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank possible. Over the years he...
May 20, 2016 - 7:28am
April 15, 2016
Phipps offers yoga for youngsters
Yoga for children ages 2-6 years along with an adult will be offered on six Mondays, April 18 through May 23, 10:30-11 a.m., at The Phipps Center for the Arts. The goals of this class are to strengthen the parent-child bond, advance social relations, improve language abilities, increase...
April 15, 2016 - 1:54pm
March 16, 2016
Scouts work on merit badge
Over 20 Boy Scouts from River Falls Troop 54 worked on their snow sports merit badge on March 6 at Trollhaugen in Dresser. Pictured are, from...
March 16, 2016 - 9:06am
February 13, 2016
Inseparable: Town of Troy couple find a love worth waiting for
It’s the perfect Valentine’s Day story that’s been a long while in the making. After years of living the single life, Wayne Hanson found...
February 13, 2016 - 7:00pm
January 14, 2016
Snowy Saturday fun
Landon Jones, 5, and Lauren Jones went to Hoffman Park Saturday, Jan. 9, to get in some sledding in before temperatures dropped Sunday. Lauren...
January 14, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 13, 2015
Salvation Army needs bell ringers and donations
This year’s Salvation Red Kettle Campaign has gotten off to a slow start in St. Croix County. To date the campaign has collected a little more...
December 13, 2015 - 9:07am
December 10, 2015
Lost: Christmas cash meant to pay rent
Lost: Santa's Little Helper lost her cash, last seen in folded over white envelope last week in River Falls. All $20 bills (for a good little...
December 10, 2015 - 1:45pm
November 2, 2015
The Mitten Tree - Give the gift of warmth during November
This holiday season, WESTconsin Credit Union will host The Mitten Tree campaign—a Kindness Counts initiative. Each office will display The...
November 2, 2015 - 12:44pm
October 27, 2015
Dick's Fresh Market fundraiser for kids and families
Dick’s Fresh Market, 1121 S. Main St., River Falls, will host a “Donate a Dollar for Kids” fundraiser the week of Nov. 2-9 to benefit Family...
October 27, 2015 - 8:47am
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