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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
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Margaret Oleson, 87
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
October 16, 2014
She’s older, wiser and made a bloody difference
The plaque sits in the middle of her kitchen table and 93-year old Polly Wymer gushes about its beauty and meaning. She received it the night...
October 16, 2014 - 10:12am
October 12, 2014
River Falls is part of bike drive collection
Allina Health is teaming up with Free Bikes 4 Kidz for the fourth year in a row to collect donated bicycles for kids in need throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Kids will also receive free bicycle helmets and concussion prevention information from Allina Health when the...
October 12, 2014 - 5:00am
October 11, 2014
SimMan hospital’s newest patient
Employees at River Falls Area Hospital got a chance to meet the future face of employee training last Thursday. SimMan – a medical training...
October 11, 2014 - 6:00am
September 22, 2014
NAMI healthy event funded by Allina
A $1,000 donation from Allina Health will fund an afternoon of healthy activities for NAMI St. Croix Valley, a local mental health support and...
September 22, 2014 - 11:30am
August 27, 2014
CVTC President Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
EAU CLAIRE– Shortly after taking three buckets of ice water himself, Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) President Bruce Barker called...
August 27, 2014 - 3:13pm
August 5, 2014
Kinnickinnic State Park offers free kayak class
Kinnickinnic State Park will offer free Learn to Kayak classes statrting on Tuesday Aug. 12. Classes will be held from 4-5 p.m. and meet every...
August 5, 2014 - 7:56am
July 31, 2014
RFAH recognized nationally
Becker's Hospital Review has included River Falls Area Hospital in its 2014 list of "100 Great Community Hospitals." The same review also included Hudson Hospital and Woodwinds in Woodbury, Minn., on its top-100 list. The elite list, published in the healthcare magazine’s July...
July 31, 2014 - 9:36am
July 27, 2014
Gathering beckons to those in need of shelter
The second River Falls Community Connect (RFCC) event will be from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at First Congregational Church, 110 N. Third St. The RFCC is set up to be a one-stop shop for those needing community resources and services. The July 30 RFCC event will provide free...
July 27, 2014 - 6:00am
July 17, 2014
His burden has lifted, his long locks shorn
While many men worry about hair loss, River Falls native Terry Pechacek was eager to cut his off. He’d been growing his hair out for more...
July 17, 2014 - 9:39am
June 4, 2014
Warm blankets for patients
Girl Scout Troop 54227 donated homemade blankets to the River Falls Area Hospital emergency department to comfort sick and injured children....
June 4, 2014 - 10:15am
March 27, 2014
Somerset to host drug abuse conversation
The St. Croix County Substance Abuse Coalition and the Somerset School District will host a community forum titled “What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet?” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 3, at Somerset High School about the dangers of prescription drug abuse and how it’s...
March 27, 2014 - 5:22pm
March 19, 2014
Church youth help ailing student
St Bridget Church Faith Formation class students gave a check last Wednesday to the family of Meyer Middle School student Phillip Thorn. Thorn...
March 19, 2014 - 10:16am
March 14, 2014
Not going anywhere for spring break? Blood drive appeal is for you
Kids are out of school and the vacation plans are set, but for those not travelling over spring break, why not take the opportunity to save a...
March 14, 2014 - 8:00am
March 13, 2014
Rescued dogs need help; so does helping organization
On a recent sub-zero March day, volunteers from a town of Troy-based rescue group drove to a quiet church parking lot on the other side of Wisconsin...
March 13, 2014 - 10:41am
March 6, 2014
With your help, the eyes have it
Anne Jilek said says the answer is an emphatic yes to those asking if there’s still a local collection of eyeglasses that gets distributed...
March 6, 2014 - 4:03pm