Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
Pool construction highlights city council and school board cooperation
Give your input on County Outdoor Rec Plan
Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
Semi crash causes Prescott power outage
Wisconsin roundup: Absentee voting underway for August primary elections; more state news stories
crime and courts
Misty morning run on River Falls Days
Fish fall to Rochester in eight innings
Cruising the St. Croix River
Baseball: Post 121 fights through injuries, weather to finish a 3-2 week
Baseball: Fish get much needed win
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Joint School/City Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Personnel Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Cottonwood Financial v. Krista Katchenago; Case 18-SC-668
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/16/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
SUMMONS: Applegate Properties v. Tomocha Brown; Case 18-SC-272
Aldi breaks grounds; what's next for Perkins?
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Pediatrician Sarah Burke, MD.
State representatives celebrate local impact of cheese industry
Wright Law a resource for elder law, medicaid
Place a Business Announcement
Elmer R. LaDuke
John "Jack" Kusilek
Karen L. Williams
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Balance means taking charge or not
Letters: We need positive, permanent immigration reform; Liberals out of control
Work Hard, Pray Harder: A Step Towards the Green Rush
Wellhaven column: Lunchtime socializing
Letter: When someone threatens violence, report it
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
November 6, 2017
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
Before she died, Rita Mountain made two women promise they would continue the Christmas gift program she chaired for 17 years, and they will. But Tammy Pitzen and Terry Mithun asked Mountain's permission to rename the program in recognition of her frequent title for the people who...
November 6, 2017 - 7:15pm
October 17, 2017
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
Brittany Shermach was home in Osceola on her winter/holiday break from UW-River Falls last January, when she came down with what she and her...
October 17, 2017 - 8:45am
October 13, 2017
Snap decisions: Ellsworth teen stops potentially devastating fire
Shane Elsen may be young, but he's been working on cars for a long time. Lisa Elsen, Shane's mother, describes her 18-year-old son and husband,...
October 13, 2017 - 5:30am
August 16, 2017
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
Forced into marriages and slavery, taken as prizes of war, many women in the Middle East have experienced brutal treatment at the hands of ISIS....
August 16, 2017 - 2:52pm
July 20, 2017
Young boy's donations bring charity more than one type of change
Four years ago, Gavin Anderson decided not to collect presents from his friends for his sixth birthday party. Instead, he collected donations...
July 20, 2017 - 5:00am
May 26, 2017
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Greg and Mae Busby's family was the first of three River Falls families who lost two sons in World War II. The Rockwell and Flathe families each...
May 26, 2017 - 9:40am
May 23, 2017
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Many people brought items to River Falls' Spring Cleanup event May 8-13. But town of Martell resident Dana Pruitt had a different mission. He...
May 23, 2017 - 6:03am
May 9, 2017
River Falls brothers awarded $1,000 Eagle Scout scholarships
Benjamin and Gabriel Wurdell, seniors at River Falls High School, were recently presented with $1,000 Eagle Scout scholarships by the Northern...
May 9, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 15, 2017
River Falls welcomes first baby of 2017
The first baby of 2017 born at Allina Health River Falls Area Hospital made his appearance at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. Nolan Varo, weighing...
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
January 3, 2017
Third grade holiday essays: Rocky Branch
Every Christmas season, the Journal poses a few essay questions to third graders in River Falls. Typically their answers delight with wonderful...
January 3, 2017 - 4:43pm
November 30, 2016
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
As we head into December, the Sharing Families Project is making a plea for sponsors for families it aims to help this holiday season.
November 30, 2016 - 9:41am
November 23, 2016
More sponsors needed for Sharing Families
As December approaches, the Sharing Families Project is making a plea for sponsors to “adopt” families. As of Wednesday morning, families...
November 23, 2016 - 11:44am
October 21, 2016
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 545 Apollo Road, is holding its annual Fall Festival from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. The kid-friendly, Halloween...
October 21, 2016 - 11:31am
September 7, 2016
Girl Scouts are looking for new recruits
Are you or someone you know interested in becoming a Girl Scout?If so, a recruitment time is set for 5:30-7:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, in the board room of the River Falls Public Library, 140 Union St.Girls ages five and up are eligible to become a scout. Adults are welcome, too....
September 7, 2016 - 4:32pm
July 29, 2016
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
As summer warmth flourishes, so do summer gardens. When driving through River Falls, a person is likely to see vibrantly colored gardens on Second...
July 29, 2016 - 5:00am