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Rural River Falls vehicular blaze quickly put out
Hudson woman hospitalized following erratic-driving incident
St. Croix Crossing rises
Police beat: In which it’s wise to be wary of five-inch boot heels, wiser still to refuse shaking hands after what said hand just did
Area cockfight arrests occurred on vet’s property
crime and courts
RFGC hosts invite
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Weekend Happenings, Jan. 29-30, Feb.1
River Falls, time to read our way into the past
Exhibitions feature regional artists, reception tonight at Phipps
Featured photo: Deer
Annual choir concert blends entertainment, philanthropy
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 2/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting / Public Hearing
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 2/3/15 Town Board Meeting
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo v. William M. McMurdo, Case No. 13-CV-650
TOWN OF MARTELL: 2/10/15 Meeting re: Town Shop
Henry J. Hanson, 65
George E. 'Bud' Beardsley, 59
Marion E. Robey, 74
Gilbert H. Lindabaur, 89
Sylvia V. Benson, 76
Days Gone By: Sledding in 2005
Featured letter: Pick a diet that can work for a lifetime
Days Gone By: First baby of 1975
Days Gone By: 1985 Kulstad Fire
Days Gone By
Get Out! Deals
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
Free monthly meal promises hearty soups, good company
As the cooks for the Third Tuesday Soup Supper see it, if they're fixing food, they might as well make a big batch and invite the neighbors. For...
March 1, 2013 - 9:02am
February 21, 2013
Students show compassion
Students from Rocky Branch Elementary participated in an all-school cereal box drive for the River Falls Community Food Pantry. The school collected...
education / family / food
February 21, 2013 - 8:14am
February 15, 2013
Food companies find new home, room to grow in River Falls
The proprietors of Croix Valley Foods and SnappyDog Salsa moved their businesses to River Falls in January, making a new and bigger home inside Suite 7 of the remodeled building at 265 Mound View Road. There, they'll continue producing a line of multiple sauces, salsas, marinades,...
business / news / food
February 15, 2013 - 9:03am
February 7, 2013
Craving pancakes? Here's where to get your fill and support good causes
Rush River breakfast Rush River Lutheran Church is sponsoring a breakfast to benefit its youth mission trip at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, following the worship service. All are invited to join them for some delicious pancakes, sausages and fellowship. The mission trip will be...
food / life
February 7, 2013 - 1:16pm
February 6, 2013
State cites Oscar Mayer for underweight packages, again
For the third time in two years, Wisconsin officials have fined Kraft Foods for selling meat packages out of its Oscar Mayer division that weigh less than what their labels say. Consumer protection officials said Kraft's Oscar Mayer division will pay $14,000 after state inspectors...
business / food / government
February 6, 2013 - 4:03pm
Grants offered to local food growers
MADISON-The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) reminds local food producers to apply for grants available...
government / food
February 6, 2013 - 11:32am