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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
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
May 8, 2015
Tri4Grace gets flower power
Vibrant Health Family Clinics Employee Appreciation Committee organized “Happy Spring-Send A Carnation” day. Employees were encouraged to...
May 8, 2015 - 5:23pm