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April 8, 2016
Dalene Crandall and her daughters, Rita Hanson (left) and Shanon Gardner (right) spent a girls night out to celebrate their mom’s retirement. The two daughters plus Craig Pechacek , an agent at WESTconsin Realty are planning a retirement open house from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, April 7 at the West Wind Supper Club. (Submitted photo)
Real estate 'fluke' led to 30-plus years on the job
April 8, 2016 - 6:00am
March 17, 2016
Area jobless rates are up slightly
March 17, 2016 - 4:15pm
March 12, 2016
Elena Dexheimer holds up an egg that she'd wrapped in a hollowed-out foam football, inside one of her bottle rockets, as a part of one of her events on the St. Bridget's School Science Olympiad team. Her goal is to make sure the raw egg survives it's trip in the bottle rocket intact. Dexheimer is one of 14 St. Bridget students on the new Science Olympiad team. (River Falls Journal phtos by Gretta Stark)
School team opens kids’ eyes to practical matters of the scientific world
March 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 8, 2016
St. Croix EDC President Chuck Jerrick, left, presents the 2015 Business of the Year award to Matt Jennings of Hudson-based Phillips Medisize. (Submitted photo)
EDC banquet honors business award winners
March 8, 2016 - 1:36pm
February 26, 2016
Gentz owner, Antonio Small says he's passionate about bringing back the art of barbering when getting a haircut was "a memorable, uplifting and positive expereince." Smith started cutting hair when he was just 13.
Gentz: Throwback to the old-fashioned art of barbering
February 26, 2016 - 9:55am
February 9, 2016
Jeff Johnson accepts the award for Citizen of the Year at the Chamber of Commerce banquet Thursday evening, Feb. 4. Johnson thanked the First National Bank of River Falls owners and employees, and his wife button
Off to the races again for annual chamber dinner
February 9, 2016 - 2:18pm
February 5, 2016
Lisa Miner stands in her store, Peachy Pie Designs and Finds, in which she sells furniture she’s found, given ‘a little love’ -- and paint, and other work -- as well as sweater mittens, jewelry, paint, and more. Peachy Pie opened last Thursday. (River Falls Journal photos by Gretta Stark)
Boutique approach: She gives furniture ‘a little love’
February 5, 2016 - 6:00am
January 20, 2016
St. Croix EDC announces 3 firms, distinguished member to be honored
January 20, 2016 - 10:45am
January 16, 2016
Bo’s ‘N Mine bar and restaurant, 110 South Main St., has closed, but is planned to reopen in early February, after a change in ownership.
New owners hope that soon it will be back to Bo’s
January 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 30, 2015
Shown, from left: Richard Joyce, exhibition marketing;  Kevin Coureu, Fiberstar’s Asia sales manager; John Haen, Fiberstar’s president/CEO; Jennifer Stephens, Fiberstar’s director of sales operations and marketing; Nick Kovalenko, international sales director; Jürgen Fischer, Fiberstar’s R&D technical representative; and Peter Wennstrom,chairmen of the exhibition’s judging committee. (Submitted photo)
Around the globe, River Falls food firm wins a prize
December 30, 2015 - 10:32am
December 20, 2015
Gorilla Dumpster Bags co-owner Chris Hanson demonstrates one of the company’s ultra-strong, 100 percent recyclable units. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
Gorilla Dumpster Bag charts a new course for waste disposal
December 20, 2015 - 11:07am
December 11, 2015
RFHS Senior Sam Rystrom works on his website, BuVisor, for around 40 hours a week. His goal is to make investing in the stock market easier for the average person. (River Falls Journal photo by Gretta Stark)
River Falls high schooler overcomes early criticism, builds investment portfolio website
December 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 9, 2015
Prescott seed company owner dies
December 9, 2015 - 12:04pm
December 8, 2015
River bridge deck construction wrapping up for the season
December 8, 2015 - 12:56pm
December 5, 2015
Mary Jo Veenendall opened U Communicate! in October. Her office is full of toys and books to help her young clients with their speech problems. Veenendall also works part-time for UWRF at the River Falls Hospital supervising grad students doing their clinicals there.
Her new River Falls business tries to open kids’ world through communication
December 5, 2015 - 6:00am