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Zlesak is UW-River Falls 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
Annual outdoor art exhibition set for Oct. 4-5
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
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March 3, 2017
Big business deal: Air Motion Systems of River Falls acquired in a merger
Air Motion Systems, 674 Highland Drive in Whitetail Ridge Corporate Park of River Falls, a manufacturer of high-performance UV LED and UV ARC Lamp systems for the printing industry, has been bought and will merge with Baldwin Technology Company, Inc., out of St. Louis. Two major players...
March 3, 2017 - 11:48am
February 24, 2017
A life lived inventing
It's possible that if you bought a phone, laptop, television or diapers in the past 20 years, Dr. Dennis Krueger had an influence on those products....
February 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
Hammond Hotel: 'It's time for a new era'
The Hammond Hotel, an iconic business and structure that has been standing at the main intersection of highways 12 and T in the Village of Hammond since the 1870s, will be torn down within the next month or two and replaced with a new bar/restaurant facility. According to Andrew Schmitz,...
February 24, 2017 - 5:00am
February 20, 2017
St. Croix banquet honors the best in business
On the evening of Feb. 16, the St. Croix Econonic Development Corporation honored its 2016 business of the year winners at R&D Banquet Hall...
February 20, 2017 - 10:28am
February 9, 2017
Former River Falls motel site could become restaurant, apartments
The vacant lot at 1300 S. Main St., south of downtown River Falls, could look very different a year from now. In the last couple months, the city of River Falls has had numerous people come forward with different ideas for the lot where the River Falls Motel used to be. The buildings...
February 9, 2017 - 11:11am
February 8, 2017
Hospital donates seven AEDs to UWRF's Falcon Center
UW River Falls (UWRF) will receive seven new automated external defibrillators (AEDs) this week, a donation from Allina Health River Falls Area...
February 8, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Kind joins House GOP in striking down Obama gun restriction; UW to review ban on considering criminal records for admissions; and 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON, DC -- La Crosse Democrat Ron Kind joins House Republicans in striking down a rule that stops at least some Social Security disability recipients from buying guns. Kind joined four Wisconsin Republicans Thursday in dropping Barack Obama's rule to force the Social Security...
February 3, 2017 - 8:43am
February 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Harley denies report that it didn't want Trump with protesters; Parents of kids with seizures again push for pot oil treatment; and 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Harley Davidson denies a CNN report that President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Milwaukee for Thursday because the company was not "comfortable" hosting him amid protests. White House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham confirms the cancellation, and CNN cites an unnamed...
February 1, 2017 - 8:31am
January 26, 2017
Children take over running mother's store
Geoff Davis, Anne Zezza and Gayle Schneider cut the ribbon to celebrate the handing of the torch in their Hudson family business. Zezza is from...
January 26, 2017 - 4:09pm
January 24, 2017
Police Beat: Ponytail puller cited; female bar patron allegedly slugs two
She said he grabbed and yanked on her ponytail as she walked by. He said he told her she had pretty hair. She didn't care what he thought about...
January 24, 2017 - 8:17am
January 6, 2017
New acupuncture business opens downtown
You don't have to travel to China to receive an authentic Chinese acupuncture session. Instead married couple Dr. Xiao Yan Liu and James MacTavish...
January 6, 2017 - 5:00am
December 9, 2016
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
A letter has been sent this week to River Falls Mayor Dan Toland informing him and the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development that the Lutheran Home, 640 N. Main St., will close. A news release Friday, Dec. 9, from The Lutheran Home Association's Belle Plaine, Minn., headquaters...
December 9, 2016 - 2:07pm
December 8, 2016
New tattoo shop's name honors the name before River Falls
A fairly new tattoo parlor has opened at 112 N. Main St., Suite A. Owner Michael Seidling said the shop’s name is a nod to local history –...
December 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 7, 2016
Landmark motel in River Falls finally goes away
Starting Dec. 5, those driving through the south side of River Falls likely noticed a change in the view. Workers began taking down the River...
December 7, 2016 - 4:10pm
November 25, 2016
New business plans move to Prescott
PRESCOTT -- The Prescott skyline is about to change again with the addition of another big business, which hopes to break ground as soon as possible. Diversified Manufacturing Corporation plans to build a two-story, 190,000-square-foot facility on 15.7 acres in Eagle Ridge Business...
November 25, 2016 - 9:00am