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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Real Estate Showcase
June 17, 2016
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
Forum Communications Co., or FCC, announced today it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal is scheduled to close Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based...
June 17, 2016 - 12:02pm
June 14, 2016
Chamber of Commerce welcomes two additions
The River Falls Chamber of Commerce held two ribbon cutting cermonies recently. One was for the opening of a new photography studio, Brooke Ringhdahl...
June 14, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 9, 2016
Traynor retires, passed State Farm baton
State Farm customers and Main Street passersby may notice a change in one of the local State Farm Agencies, 224 S. Main St. Instead of saying...
June 9, 2016 - 11:34am
May 29, 2016
Her Main Street studio is a childhood dream come true
Most 8-year-olds can tell you what they want to be when they grow up. Most people change their mind at some point between age 8 and adulthood....
May 29, 2016 - 6:00am
May 27, 2016
Major construction shows commitment
Those driving downtown this week may have noticed heavy equipment outside First National Bank of River Falls, 104 E Locust St. After years of...
May 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 23, 2016
First business in new corporate park breaks ground Tuesday
The first tenant in Sterling Ponds Corporate Park will break ground Tuesday, May 24. A groundbreaking celebration will be held forTurnKey Corrections/Three Square Market at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the corporate park. Seventy-five city representatives, company employees, economic development...
May 23, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 17, 2016
Lt. governor visits Hudson businesses
Hudson was the destination Tuesday for Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch. Joined by fellow Republican Sheila Harsdorf, Kleefisch toured two Hudson-based...
May 17, 2016 - 4:30pm
May 13, 2016
New medical clinic planned for River Falls
Allina Health has announced it has approved plans to construct a 13,500 square foot medical clinic in River Falls. The clinic will be located...
May 13, 2016 - 2:43pm
May 10, 2016
Falcon Center construction, Hunt upgrade still ahead of schedule
By Trenton Gauthier, Falcon News Service The UW-River Falls campus has been aching for a new athletics facility, and the new Falcon Center is now ahead of schedule. Mike Stifter, Facilities Planning and Management executive director, said the building has been in the works for many...
May 10, 2016 - 3:26pm
May 3, 2016
Searles named United Way executive director
United Way St. Croix Valley has announced that Ann Searles has joined the staff as executive director. “We are absolutely delighted to have...
May 3, 2016 - 11:51am
April 23, 2016
Jurek takes the reins at summer camp
Summer horse camp left an indelible mark on Kelsey Jurek. The experience fostered not just her lifelong love of horses -- an affection she’s...
April 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 22, 2016
First occupants poised to enter new River Falls corporate park
There will be active summer in the Sterling Ponds Corporate Park off Hwy. 35. River Falls City Administrator Scot Simpson said construction is likely to begin on two new businesses that the City Council recently approved for development agreements. “It means it’s a busy summer...
April 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 16, 2016
Small-town girl's lingerie business has noble cause
It all started in the second college semester of her senior year at Duke University while Willa Townsend was learning about the complexities...
April 16, 2016 - 6:00am
April 8, 2016
Area jobless rates creep higher
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) released February 2016 unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties. St. Croix County’s rate was estimated at 5.4%. For comparison, St. Croix’s final rate for January was 5 % and December’s final rate was 3.9%. One year...
April 8, 2016 - 3:28pm
Get your lawn mower tuned up at UW-River Falls
The UWRF Ag Industries Club (formerly Ag Mech Club) is offering its annual lawn mower tuneup and snowblower summerization through Friday, April...
April 8, 2016 - 10:42am