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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
December 3, 2015
Lions grant to RFGC helps special needs
River Falls Gymnastics Club received a $500 grant from the River Falls Lion Club this year. The grant allowed them to offer 12 children with...
December 3, 2015 - 2:47pm
November 30, 2015
Two friends can ‘ride on’ thanks to the generosity of the one
Cathe Cheesebrow and Janet Sarver met and became friends doing endurance riding with the American Endurance Ride Conference. They grew closer...
November 30, 2015 - 11:33am
November 25, 2015
Affordable Care Act info events held around region
Informational and enrollment sessions for the Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period will take place at the River Falls Area Hospital from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1. At 5:30, Sue Lane, an affordable care expert, will give a talk about changes to...
November 25, 2015 - 8:20am
November 5, 2015
‘Generous’ River Falls boy turns his birthday into donating to a nursing home
Like most kids, Noah Metro celebrated his seventh birthday with a party. But Metro’s birthday party was a little different than most. “It...
November 5, 2015 - 4:19pm
October 12, 2015
Turningpoint shelter has new young adult support group
In July, Turningpoint in River Falls started a support group for teens and young adults who’ve been victims of violent dating relationships. Caitlyn Roskowski, children and youth advocate at Turningpoint, facilitates the group. She says her job is mainly psychological education. “That...
October 12, 2015 - 2:25pm
September 10, 2015
NAMI meets next week
NAMI St. Croix Valley, a local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Health organization, is reaching out. You may be trying to help...
September 10, 2015 - 10:34am
September 9, 2015
Old fashioned farm tractor pull to benefit cancer patient
An antique tractor pull is planned to benefit Dan Rohl, 27-year-old cancer patient. The benefit will be Saturday, Sept. 12, noon to sundown at...
September 9, 2015 - 4:21pm
September 4, 2015
‘Eat, Move, Live Well’ class in RF
The Hudson YMCA is putting together a wellness program in River Falls for those over 60 thanks to the help of the Healthy Activities grant from...
September 4, 2015 - 10:57am
July 22, 2015
Another blood drive starts in River Falls, but key coordinator to step down
Every day nationwide the American Red Cross relies on the dedicated efforts of volunteer blood drive coordinators to help collect blood products...
July 22, 2015 - 1:30pm
June 26, 2015
Fun-loving group continues to play supporting role for those with cancer
Earlier this month, some 218 local and area people gathered to attend a Minnesota Twins vs. Milwaukee Brewers baseball game together. The event...
June 26, 2015 - 6:00am
June 18, 2015
Snuff out the smokes at these RFHA apartment buildings
Today most places you go are smoke and tobacco free. The River Falls Housing Authority has joined a large chunk of the world by making two...
June 18, 2015 - 1:10pm
June 5, 2015
MMS student’s idea helps to name RFAH’s SimMan
Thanks to one middle school student, a community member and a handful of employees, River Falls Area hospital’s new simulation mannequin has...
June 5, 2015 - 2:00pm
May 19, 2015
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club presents check to hospital
In keeping with their mission, the St. Croix Valley Shrine Club presented a check for over $10,000 to the Shriners Hospital for Children at their...
May 19, 2015 - 1:55pm
You go, girl: River Falls woman has sights on 100 and beyond
Turning 100 years old is a big deal. But it’s made even bigger when you’re sharp as a tack, have all your faculties, and can actually enjoy...
May 19, 2015 - 8:35am
May 15, 2015
Free Clinic organizers want people to know: ‘We’re not going anywhere’
With the Affordable Care Act requiring everyone in the country to have health insurance, some ask if there’s still be a need for River Falls-based...
May 15, 2015 - 4:00pm