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Fake IDs remain problem for bars, liquor stores
Local students win poster, speech contests
U receives lots of new recycling bins
A life lived inventing
Wisconsin roundup: Snow brings 3-day weekends to thousands; some Kohl's stores to shrink; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
Falcon men advance to WIAC title game
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Roger N. Hines, 63
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
April 8, 2016
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
Real estate 'fluke' led to 30-plus years on the job
Dalene Crandall of River Falls has been a fixture in the local real estate business for decades. But she’s hanging up the jacket and kicking...
April 8, 2016 - 6:00am
March 17, 2016
Area jobless rates are up slightly
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary January unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties – St. Croix’s was 5%, up from 4.6% a year ago, and Pierce’s was 5.4%, up from 4.7% a year ago. St. Croix jobless rate for December was 3.9%...
March 17, 2016 - 4:15pm
March 12, 2016
School team opens kids’ eyes to practical matters of the scientific world
On the afternoon of March 3, a crowd of kids and parents gathered on the St. Bridget Catholic School playground to watch a student launch two...
March 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 8, 2016
EDC banquet honors business award winners
The St. Croix Economic Development Corporation honored its 2015 business of the year winners at a banquet Thursday, Feb. 25 at Kilkarney Hills...
March 8, 2016 - 1:36pm
February 26, 2016
Gentz: Throwback to the old-fashioned art of barbering
Antonio Small grew up in a Madison-area neighborhood. Like most neighborhoods back then, it had a barbershop. “It was a place where we met...
February 26, 2016 - 9:55am
February 9, 2016
Off to the races again for annual chamber dinner
The River Falls Chamber of Commerce held a derby-themed event for its annual awards dinner Thursday, Feb. 5. This year's winners were as follows:...
February 9, 2016 - 2:18pm
February 5, 2016
Boutique approach: She gives furniture ‘a little love’
Across the street from Family Fresh Market, next to Treasures from the Heart, local woman Lisa Miner has been filling a shop window for the past...
February 5, 2016 - 6:00am
January 20, 2016
St. Croix EDC announces 3 firms, distinguished member to be honored
A new winery in the Town of Kinnickinnic, a Woodville casting firm, a multi-national corporation with a strong presence in Hudson and New Richmond and an attorney with an area law firm have been named recipients of 2015 awards to be presented by the St. Croix County Economic Development...
January 20, 2016 - 10:45am
January 16, 2016
New owners hope that soon it will be back to Bo’s
For decades, Bo’s ‘N Mine bar and restaurant has been a big part of the action in downtown River Falls. Last week the landmark bar closed,...
January 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 30, 2015
Around the globe, River Falls food firm wins a prize
Fiberstar, Inc., out of River Falls, which bills itself as a market leader in citrus fiber technologies, recently won the 2015 Food Ingredients...
December 30, 2015 - 10:32am
December 20, 2015
Gorilla Dumpster Bag charts a new course for waste disposal
The days of the steel dumpster could be numbered, now that a Hudson-area man and his Eau Claire partner have debuted what might be the next big...
December 20, 2015 - 11:07am
December 11, 2015
River Falls high schooler overcomes early criticism, builds investment portfolio website
Senior year in high school can get pretty busy -- school, homework, sports, and other extracurriculars, not to mention after-school jobs. Like...
December 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 9, 2015
Prescott seed company owner dies
George L. Jacques, former CEO of Jacques Seed Company in Prescott who later started George’s Seed Outlets, died Thursday, He was 90. The company which Jacques built into a major U.S. multi-seed research, development and marketing firm was begun by his father, William. In 1929, the...
December 9, 2015 - 12:04pm
December 8, 2015
River bridge deck construction wrapping up for the season
St. Croix Crossing river bridge deck construction is nearing winter shut-down for the 2015 construction season as the temperature becomes too cold for the contractor to place additional segments. Epoxy, a strong adhesive used to join segments, cannot be applied when the temperature...
December 8, 2015 - 12:56pm