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TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 2/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting / Public Hearing
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/2/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/2/14 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 2/3/15 Town Board Meeting
Henry J. Hanson, 65
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January 19, 2013
Permann says 'goodbye' to UCC
Dr. Delbert "Del" Permann is slowly packing up his office at Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ. This is far from the first time he's found himself packing up an office, preparing to leave his post as pastor of a church. "It's always very strange," Permann said. "I get...
religion / life
January 19, 2013 - 7:00am
December 6, 2012
Drive-through living nativity at First Covenant Dec. 8
First Covenant Church-River Falls, 1374 North Main Street in River Falls, will hold a free drive-through live nativity from 4:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8. Entering across from the north side of Kwik Trip, via Quarry Road, spectators will drive through the parking lot while listening...
religion / life
December 6, 2012 - 3:20pm
October 4, 2012
Pope takes part in Harley celebration
ope Benedict plays a part in Harley-Davidson's 110th anniversary planned for June 2013 in Rome. Tens of thousands of bikes will converge there for a rally, one of many happening around the world to commemorate the motorcycle maker's 110 years in business Willie G. Davidson, the...
business / religion
October 4, 2012 - 4:23pm
October 1, 2012
Nelson receives Sister Kenny 2012 Inspiration Award
Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute (SKRI)-River Falls selected Colleen Nelson of River Falls as this year's recipient of the SKRI Inspiration...
health / religion
October 1, 2012 - 10:34am
September 24, 2012
Ministry's call became unmistakably clear to this new pastor
Steven Kaehr grew up with parallel interests: Music and the ministry. In the end, the spiritual call was the one he felt compelled to heed. The choice, if it can be called that, is one he says fulfilled a great-grandmother's prophecy about him shortly after birth when he was very...
religion / life
September 24, 2012 - 9:09am
September 21, 2012
Church uses new book for Bible guidance
Ask anyone who has read the Bible and they will tell you, it's difficult to understand. Luther Memorial Church, 420 South 4th Street, hopes...
September 21, 2012 - 9:50am
How do you handle life's thorns? New ministry offers hope and resolve
Randy Baar once had a thriving local and then regional TV ministry that seemed destined for national syndication. That destiny crumbled when...
health / religion
August 21, 2012 - 9:10am
July 30, 2012
National conference inspires church youth
A group of 15 people from the First Congregational United Church of Christ in River Falls attended the church's National Youth event on the campus...
religion / life
July 30, 2012 - 10:24am
Back to the future: Historic church still beckons
The little clapboard church in Kinnickinnic went up shortly after the Civil War when Ulysses S. Grant was president. Built for $2,000, it opened in December 1868 and was shared by the area's Methodists and Congregationalists for services on alternate Sundays. The Methodist design...
July 30, 2012 - 10:21am
July 23, 2012
Wold, choirs sing their way abroad
Serving as an informal ambassador for the city of River Falls and for UW-River Falls, Elliot Wold seems to be both an inspiration and local icon...
religion / education
July 23, 2012 - 9:20am
July 2, 2012
Church dedicates Peace Pole
In June The River Falls United Methodist Church celebrated Peace with Justice Sunday by dedicating a Peace Pole, a six-foot tall, six-sided granite pole just south of the church's steeple. The words "May Peace Prevail on Earth" are inscribed in 12 languages or formats: Latin, music,...
July 2, 2012 - 8:53am
Animals receive blessing
The Hope Lutheran Church of River Falls congregation (pictured) held a blessing of the animals on their land in Sterling Ponds in early June....
July 2, 2012 - 8:34am
May 30, 2012
Pastor gets prison for discipline advice
Telling his church members they should use wooden rods to spank their infants and toddlers earns a former pastor in Black Earth a two-year prison sentence. Philip Caminiti was found guilty of eight counts of conspiracy to commit child abuse. He had told members of Aleitheia Bible...
May 30, 2012 - 11:28am
May 16, 2012
Letter: Gay marriage: Where is the common ground?
Many people in the United States believe that marriage equals holy matrimony (in the eyes of God, He participates in the process). The U.S. was founded on Judeo-Christian beliefs. For Christians the Biblical definition of a marriage is between a man and a woman. To ask a Christian...
opinion / letters / politics / religion
May 16, 2012 - 2:37pm
May 11, 2012
Woodworking: Pass the sausage: They sure fit in better than anyone could have imagined
When the Amish people began moving into the Whitehall area half a century ago, I often wondered how they would adjust to a neighborhood full of Norwegian- and Polish-Americans. For one thing, they didn't drive Pontiacs, Fords or even John Deere tractors. For another, they worshipped...
opinion / columns / religion
May 11, 2012 - 3:16pm