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Wisconsin suspects who cut monitoring bracelets found in Minnesota
Drunk driver runs over sign, checks out her car, moves on
UPDATE: Minnesota man charged with vehicular homicide in wake of Tuesday's fatal crash
crime and courts
Fusion take lead in BRC
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
Packers remain in shock from loss to Seahawks
ReStore visitors enjoy evening of poetry
Parks & Rec board hopes you’ll take a hike on these trails
Weekend Happenings: Jan. 23-25
Diet, cookbook author says it’s all about fat
Breakfast shares ‘infinite hope’ this MLK Holiday
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/3/15 Public Hearing - UWRF Sign Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/27/15 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2015-01 (Residency)
SUMMMONS: Lacie Gordon v. Gordon Nissila; Case No. 14-SC-1402
FORECLOSURE: JPMorgan v. Alicia A. Erickson, Case No. 14-CV-157
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Betty M. DeLong, 79
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Days Gone By: First baby of 1975
Days Gone By: 1985 Kulstad Fire
Days Gone By
Featured letter: Even if not hunting, be aware of the seasons
How the Grinch saved my Christmas spirit
Get Out! Deals
June 7, 2013
The Drought-of-2012 is finally declared over in Wisconsin
It's finally over. The Drought-of-2012 officially ended in Wisconsin this morning, when the U-S Drought Monitor said no place in the state is abnormally dry any longer. After the extended winter and the recent heavy rains, you may have assumed that Wisconsin is so water-logged, it's...
June 7, 2013 - 8:18am
Kringle... the state's official pastry?
A state budget proposal would honor the Kringle as the official state pastry. The oval-shaped danish is an iconic Wisconsin product of Racine County, introduced in the late 1880's. Representative Cory Mason of Racine is behind the proposal. A similar proposal failed in 2012, which...
food / government
June 7, 2013 - 8:16am
June 3, 2013
New record in winning a cheese-curd eating contest
Can you woof down a half-pound of cheese curds in less than two minutes? Tim Swokowski of Kaukauna set a new record over the weekend, when he won the curd eating contest at the Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival in Little Chute, near Appleton. He ate a half-pound of the rubbery curds...
news / food
June 3, 2013 - 11:04am
May 31, 2013
German Settlement Ice Cream Social June 9
The German Settlement Heritage Society is planning an old fashioned ice cream social Sunday, June 9, 3-6 p.m. at 837 County N, near Hudson. The event features rhubarb desserts and homemade ice cream. The old brick bake oven will be operating for those who wish to bake personal items....
food / events / life
May 31, 2013 - 9:43am
Moose Lodge brunch benefits Bike Blessing
The Moose Lodge, 620 N. Clark Street, will host a brunch on Sunday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu will include pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, bacon, ham, sausage, potatoes, coffee, juice and milk. The public is welcome. The cost is $8 and kids 5 and under free....
events / food / life
May 31, 2013 - 9:12am
May 30, 2013
Letter: So many have helped us
Our Neighbors' Place, Inc, board members and those from the Kinnickinnic BackPack program wish to thank all community members, families and businesses for making the first "Black Tie Affair" a huge success. The mission of the "non-event" was to raise enough money to support the Kinnickinnic...
opinion / letters / food
May 30, 2013 - 1:02pm
May 29, 2013
Letter: Commends mail carriers, residents for food drive
The Hunger Prevention Council of Pierce County sends a huge appreciation to the mail carriers and residents of Pierce County for participating in the May 11 Letter Carriers' National "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive. Mail carriers left donation bags and information at residences and...
opinion / letters / food
May 29, 2013 - 1:10pm
May 6, 2013
Troy donates to food pantry
The United Fund of Troy Township, recently presented a check for $906.50 to the River Falls Food Pantry. The 95 residents of the Township donated...
food / life
May 6, 2013 - 9:19am
Hometown grocer: Changing of the guard
After 31 years of ownership, Dick and Carol Rinehart, proprietors of Dick's Fresh Market, 1121 S Main St., and Dick's Hometown Liquor, 1141 S...
business / news / food
May 6, 2013 - 9:02am
May 5, 2013
Letter carriers food drive
River Falls Postmaster Christopher Kottke reminds residents that on Saturday, May 11, all River Falls postal carriers will be collecting non-perishable food items as part of their national "Stamp Out Hunger" drive. Donations can be left by mailboxes for pickup or dropped off at...
food / life
May 5, 2013 - 1:01pm
May 1, 2013
Lawmakers agree with food-stamp limitations
A Wisconsin Assembly committee endorsed a bill this week that forces food-stamp recipients to eat healthier. Seven Republicans voted yes and two Democrats voted no, as the Assembly State Affairs panel endorsed limits on the junk food people can buy with their Food-Share benefits....
food / health / government
May 1, 2013 - 1:49pm
April 17, 2013
Weather delays garden kickoff
The community garden program Grow to Share announced that it has rescheduled its seasonal-kickoff event to 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the...
news / food / health / family
April 17, 2013 - 8:11am
April 10, 2013
Pedal-pub issue rolls through the legislature
A Milwaukee area legislator wants to legalize "pedal pubs" - vehicles in which a number of partiers pedal and drink as they travel from bar to bar. They've been popping up around the country, and Milwaukee had one until a city committee pointed out that it went against a state law...
government / food / business
April 10, 2013 - 12:04pm
April 4, 2013
It's almost time to get growing, find the best and newest tips for vegetable gardens
If you grow your own vegetables, you can grow varieties you like, you know what was used to grow them, and you get some great fun and exercise...
food / life
April 4, 2013 - 3:11pm
Prescott farmers market seeks new manager, more vendors
PRESCOTT--Genny Taevs, Prescott Farmers Market Manager in 2012, announces the market is seeking a new manager for the 2013 season. Taevs is retiring as manager of the market for personal reasons. This is a volunteer position requiring about five hours' work per week. Last summer...
April 4, 2013 - 1:15pm