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UWRF equestrians win regional championship
Come ask questions of River Falls mayoral candidates
On the Job: Michele Huppert
Mom's plea: Make this Troy intersection safe
State math competitor
crime and courts
Fusion fall in OT in state semifinal
Wildcat gymnasts place third at state
RFGC moving to new quarters this month
Squirts off to state
Heating bills lighten wallets; help is available
Competitive marshmallow madness strikes library … again
Days Gone By
Weekend Happenings: March 7-9
With your help, the eyes have it
arts and entertainment
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Bernard Grant, 95
William "Bill" S. Marek, 75
Mary Surplice Smith, 88
Editorial: Sign of spring? Or something else?
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
Editorial: Helping to shape, define our community
Letter: Won’t forget your generosity
Editorial: Punishment should fit messes left behind
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/11/14 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2014-02 (Amend Parking Control Map)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/11/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/12/14 Academy Citizens\' Advisory Comm. Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/11/14 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
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
April 3, 2013
Investigators find E.coli in frozen snacks
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports at least two dozen people have been sickened in an outbreak of E. coli. Wisconsin is one of 15 states where victims were made ill by an infection linked to frozen snack foods marketed mostly to children. No deaths have been...
health / food / government
April 3, 2013 - 12:07pm
Donation to the River Falls Food Pantry
Curves of River Falls' members donated 185 pounds of food to the River Falls Food Pantry, along with $255 cash. Connie Kastner, local Owner/Manager,...
news / food
April 3, 2013 - 10:14am
March 29, 2013
American Legion hosts spaghetti dinner
The Sons of the American Legion are hosting a spaghetti dinner at the American Legion hall, 701 N. Main St. Dinner is from 4-8 p.m., along with raffles and silent auction. Music by DJ Dr. Groove starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: adults (12+) $8; kids 6-11 $4, under 5 are free.
food / life
March 29, 2013 - 12:25pm
Police bust interstate Muenster-cheese thief
New Jersey authorities report they have arrested a man who was found with 21 tons of stolen Wisconsin cheese in his possession. The 34 year old from Plainfield, Illinois, was picked up March 26 driving a refrigerated truck carrying 42,000 pounds of Muenster cheese. K&K Cheese of...
food / health / business /
March 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
March 27, 2013
Parents demand answers about school-employee's arrest
Parents of Whitnall School students vented their anger at a special meeting this week at which the district tried to explain why parents weren't told immediately when the school's food service director was arrested for child enticement. James Heidke, 55, was arrested February 23,...
education / food
March 27, 2013 - 12:16pm
March 25, 2013
Buy a pie, support the hospital
The Volunteers in Partnership with River Falls Area Hospital will host a pie sale starting at 9 a.m. on Friday, March 29 in the First National...
food / events / life
March 25, 2013 - 12:40pm
March 15, 2013
WIC provides help with healthy foods
For pregnant women and parents with young kids, help with the grocery bill may be available. The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for...
family / food / health
March 15, 2013 - 12:18pm
March 1, 2013
Rush River hosts mission trip fundraiser
Rush River Lutheran Church, N8623 County Road Y, is hosting a youth mission trip fundraising breakfast from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Sunday, March...
food / life
March 1, 2013 - 9:38am
Wood Working: Even movie wieners, lusciously shown, trigger my hunger
I'm like Pavlov's famous dog. When a bell rings, I begin to salivate, or slobber, if you caninists prefer. The bell rang for me last month when Ruth and I attended a showing of "Hyde Park on the Hudson," at the Sarasota Cinema Society. My first mistake was to ask the ticket seller...
opinion / columns / food
March 1, 2013 - 9:12am