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Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
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
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2016-16 and 2016-17
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/8/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/5/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
Featured reader letter
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Featured editorial: 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
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Real Estate Showcase
First Covenant poised to expand
First Covenant Church, 1374 N. Main St., is gearing up to raise about $2.2 million for a building program that includes a new worship center, remodeled entry and secure nursery check-in. Pastor Todd Ertsgaard says the new facilities are needed to accommodate growth in both Sunday...
May 3, 2012 - 11:58am
May 1, 2012
River Falls church unveils huge addition
After beginning a major expansion and remodeling project in last June, the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 110 N. Third St., has...
May 1, 2012 - 7:35am
April 16, 2012
Hunger-relief efforts spur Lazarus show
Players from River Falls' United Methodist Church invite everyone to see their upcoming musical production of "Lazarus," and, by doing so, help...
April 16, 2012 - 9:06am
April 10, 2012
Religious course to start April 12 in Hudson
Faith Community Church in Hudson has scheduled its next Alpha Course for April 12. The 11-week course offers a warm, non-threatening environment...
April 10, 2012 - 10:49am
March 12, 2012
New church brings people together
A new church is forming in River Falls -- St. Croix Valley Wesleyan Church. It meets Sundays at the Crossings Inn and Suites, 1525 Commerce Court...
March 12, 2012 - 9:43am
February 21, 2012
Historic chalice thought to be lost in a cyclone a hundred years ago recently uncovered at Wisconsin church
It was lost but now it is found. A ornate silver chalice believed to have been lost from the St. Thomas Episcopal Church during the 1899 cyclone...
February 21, 2012 - 7:28am
February 3, 2012
Madison organization tangles with Alabama school board
A school board in Alabama says it will keep letting a person known as the "Bible Man" read the Bible to grade-school kids each month, despite objections from Madison's Freedom from Religion Foundation. The Jackson County School Board in Scottsboro Ala., met for an hour before deciding...
February 3, 2012 - 4:37pm
February 1, 2012
Wood Working: Odd history creates blessed beginnings and joyful endings
On Christmas Day the Beautiful Wife and I were traveling through Minneapolis when she proposed: "Let's go to church at Trinity Congregation."...
February 1, 2012 - 3:47pm
December 25, 2011
Church presents "Living Nativity"
First Covenant Church, 1374 N. Main St., held a "Living Nativity" earlier this month where folks could drive through seven outdoor scenes manned...
December 25, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2011
Rush River Church welcomes new pastor
Rush River Lutheran Church welcomes all to an installation service for new pastor Kari Burke-Romarheim at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, followed...
December 15, 2011 - 10:03am
November 9, 2011
'Harmonica Man' at church Nov. 16
"The Harmonica Man," Greg Bruce, will perform at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Spring Valley on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. Bruce, a...
November 9, 2011 - 12:33pm
October 26, 2011
Gift Box Program to accept applications beginning Nov. 7
The Gift Box Program is a non-denominational tax deductible service provided through CrossRoad Community Church to meet the needs of people in...
October 26, 2011 - 12:18pm
Local church declares: Whatever your sexual orientation, welcome
Earlier this year members of River Falls United Methodist Church voted to become a "reconciling congregation." The resulting declaration welcomes...
October 26, 2011 - 10:04am
September 1, 2011
Religious theater offers enlightening stories, Christian messages
The group's mission statement defines itself through drama: "The WayWord Company Players exist to communicate -- through the medium of live theater...
September 1, 2011 - 9:37am
August 30, 2011
Backpacks with blessings
On Sunday, Aug. 28, Ezekiel Lutheran Church blessed the backpacks of all students and teachers returning to school this week, as well as all...
August 30, 2011 - 2:38pm