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River Falls Journal
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
January 17, 2013
Woodworking: Savoring from the wacko world of cookbooks
Our kitchen sports a rather large collection of cookbooks, featuring recipes from around the world. At last count we owned 17 Italian cookb...
January 17, 2013 - 12:57pm
January 16, 2013
Inmate settles putrid-food suit
Milwaukee County sheriff's officials are crying foul, after an insurance company settled a lawsuit from a jail inmate over the food he was being served. Sheriff David Clarke was hoping to have a trial this week so a judge could back up his decision to serve what prisoner Terrance...
January 16, 2013 - 2:37pm
January 14, 2013
Holiday lights, spirit, help fill food shelf
Karen Marsh, who sets up the big holiday light show on County Road FF, presents Rick Pechacek, her brother, with a $2,504 check and 721 pounds...
January 14, 2013 - 10:12am
January 11, 2013
Letter: Another outpouring for the holidays fills the food shelf
We would like to thank everyone who came out to view the "Roman Pechacek Holiday Light Display" and donated food and money to the River Falls Food Pantry. We had a wonderful turnout. We collected $2,504 in donations and 721 pounds of food items. We appreciate the overwhelming generosity...
January 11, 2013 - 10:04am
January 7, 2013
Little girl's wish shows true holiday spirit
Six-year-old Franki Larson got the age-old question posed to most children during December: "What do you want for Christmas?" The big-eyed...
January 7, 2013 - 8:50am
January 3, 2013
Heartland donates to food pantry
Heartland Montessori Elementary students collected 262 pounds, which is 32 pounds more than last year, for the River Falls Community Food Pantry....
January 3, 2013 - 9:27am
December 28, 2012
What's being hungry got to do with eating?
In January a small group in Pierce County will celebrate the one-year anniversary of a local gathering where everyone may not know your name,...
December 28, 2012 - 9:42am
December 20, 2012
Wood Working: Difference between New York, River Falls café servings? Try melodrama, tax-return fears, Russian speakers
I was just telling a friend that my favorite city in the whole world is New York City. He looked at me as if to say, "Are you NUTS?" OK, OK,...
December 20, 2012 - 8:56am
December 19, 2012
Bakers enjoy sweet smell of success
Gingerbread bakers entered a total of 24 creations into the annual Gingerbread Contest, for which winners were announced Dec. 13. The contest...
December 19, 2012 - 12:05pm
December 18, 2012
Ag professors sow seeds of growth through Nicaragua partnerships
Like they do once or twice every year, retired UW-River Falls agriculture professors Jerry Nolte and Anthony Jilek leave for Nicaragua in January,...
December 18, 2012 - 8:56am
December 11, 2012
Compassion rewarded with competition
To celebrate raising $3,142.05 during the 'Penny War' competition, where students brought in pennies to give to the River Falls Community Food...
December 11, 2012 - 8:55am
December 5, 2012
Appeals court finds cook, not restaurant, liable for hairy steak
A diner who found human hair in a steak will not receive $125,000 in damages from the restaurant that served it. A state appeals court in Waukesha said the Texas Roadhouse in West Bend did nothing wrong and the blame should go to the offending cook. Kevin Hansen ordered a steak...
December 5, 2012 - 3:15pm
November 30, 2012
United giving feeds the hungry
Allina Health recently contributed $2,500 to the United Way St. Croix Valley's Food Resource Center to buy a truckload of food for distribution...
November 30, 2012 - 9:46am
Scandanavian bake sale Dec. 1
Ezekiel Lutheran Church, 202 South Second St., will hold its annual Scandinavian bake sale and complimentary community Christmas tea from 1-3...
November 30, 2012 - 9:05am
November 29, 2012
Cookie Fair this Saturday, Dec. 1
A Cookie Fair will be held from 9 a.m.-noon., Saturday, Dec. 1. Cookies, candy and other baked goods will be offered. Lunch is available. Cross...
November 29, 2012 - 8:39am