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Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
State report cards for school districts give River Fall above-average grade
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
Judge: Village police can't keep man from looking through reports
crime and courts
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
Holidays: Create your own ornament
You are invited to 'Come Together' for this sing along
arts and entertainment
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
Real Estate Showcase
November 25, 2016
Author hopes new book will inspire others to feel like 'standing back up'
Melanie Perrin has weathered many struggles in life. Now she’s hoping to use those obstacles and how she overcame them to guide others. She’s also managed to fulfill a longtime dream through her efforts. Perrin, a longtime River Falls resident, has written a book that she hopes...
November 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
PIERCE COUNTY -- The Pierce County Health Department reports a dead crow found in Pierce County on July 29 has tested positive for West Nile virus. This is the first bird that tested positive for West Nile virus in Pierce County since surveillance for the mosquito-transmitted virus...
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
May 6, 2016
‘Run Across Wisconsin’ raises awareness of mental health
A Minneapolis-based non-profit organization, Defeat the Stigma Project (DSP), is planning an eight-day run across the state of Wisconsin to raise...
May 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
April 20, 2016
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April is Autism Awareness Month and on April 30 there will be a special screening of the documentary “Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 14, 2016
Knights of Columbus donate
Local Knights of Columbus Council 4902 gave a check to Options for Women on Thursday, April 14. The money was raised through a recent Lifesavers...
April 14, 2016 - 4:05pm
April 13, 2016
Get ready: Blue Bikes will be rolling into River Falls
After a long winter -- and an even longer transition from that winter to spring -- wouldn’t it be nice to take a bike ride with the sun on...
April 13, 2016 - 2:15pm
March 23, 2016
Try a free fitness class for seniors
The YMCA-Hudson is offering a free fitness class for seniors from 10-10:45 a.m. Wednesday, April 5, in the dining room of Kinnic Health &...
March 23, 2016 - 4:03pm
March 14, 2016
If you enjoy horses and people your help is needed
Walk-On Therapeutic Riding Program, 1469 Co. Rd. J, northeast of River Falls, is in need of volunteers to help with their spring classes for...
March 14, 2016 - 3:31pm
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
Officials tasked with overseeing the county’s alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) program are facing a client backlog that places some people on a wait list spanning 75 days before receiving treatment. Despite this uphill battle to provide public health services, those officials...
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
March 11, 2016
Alternative health therapies: New River Falls business can clean things up
Sometimes it’s good to go back to one’s roots. And for Brightstar Harmon-Inyang, it means doing something her mom used to do to her and her...
March 11, 2016 - 4:51pm
March 10, 2016
Healthy kids are kids who run
Registration is now open for the Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) that will begin April 17 at Hoffman Park in River Falls. HKRS is a five week, nonprofit youth running program for kids ages 3-14. It provides kids with a positive, educational, and fun experience in the world of...
March 10, 2016 - 9:32am
March 9, 2016
Area man will journey far to eradicate his disease
Bill Anderson had made it his personal mission to defeat multiple sclerosis. The Hammond man took up the cause in the early 2000s as leader of...
March 9, 2016 - 1:47pm
January 22, 2016
Days Gone By: Taking action against drugs in 1986
When a River Falls coach found a carload of youths smoking marijuana after a game in 1986, members of local student athletic associations joined...
January 22, 2016 - 12:07pm
December 14, 2015
Be part of something meaningful by giving blood at the library Dec. 17
The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to end the year with real meaning by donating blood for hospital patients in need. Holiday...
December 14, 2015 - 2:26pm