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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
RF honors Memorial Day
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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March 24, 2017
Teacher honored for mentoring to student teachers
At the end of last month, UW-River Falls Dean of the College of Education Michael Harris and Greenwood Elementary Principal Nate Schurman walked...
March 24, 2017 - 5:00am
March 20, 2017
Students, professors dissect teaching problems
Editor's note: This is part two of our series on today's teaching shortage. Raven Hernandez didn't know she wanted to become a school teacher...
March 20, 2017 - 5:00am
March 17, 2017
Chancellor Van Galen named to state investment committee
UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen has been named to the Ideadvance Investment Committee as the UW Chancellor member. The Ideadvance program...
March 17, 2017 - 3:18pm
March 16, 2017
Students join CVTC ag skills event
EAU CLAIRE — Agriculture education is serious business to River Falls High School senior Bella Force. She has big plans to pursue it in...
March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 14, 2017
Italian exchange student enjoys 'movie-like' exchange experience
Sara Rodolfi had never had a white Christmas until this past year. The River Falls High School senior exchange student from Italy can go skiing...
March 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 13, 2017
Program for toddlers to open at Heartland
Heartland Montessori in the town of River Falls will have an option for children ages 16 months to three years old starting this fall in the...
March 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Careers, technology displayed at manufacturing show
EAU CLAIRE — Casey Schellhorn couldn't hide the excitement in his voice as he talked about the device he was showcasing. To him, the fact...
March 13, 2017 - 5:00am
March 11, 2017
Teacher shortage felt locally, regionally
Area school districts are experiencing teacher shortages that span multiple areas of teaching. In the River Falls and Ellsworth school districts,...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00am
March 9, 2017
Register soon for 'Girls in Science' workshop
The registration deadline for Girls in Science: Seeing, Creating, Inventing, Exploring, Naming, Cooperating and Experimenting at UW-River Falls has been extended. Applications for remaining spaces will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Girls in Science will be held Saturday,...
March 9, 2017 - 3:31pm
February 26, 2017
Local students win poster, speech contests
"Healthy Soils Are Full of Life" was the theme St. Croix County Conservation Poster Contest held Jan. 25. Meyer Middle School students from...
February 26, 2017 - 6:00am
February 25, 2017
U receives lots of new recycling bins
Keep America Beautiful and Coca-Cola Company have awarded 70 recycling bins to UW-River Falls. The two are working together to address a key...
February 25, 2017 - 5:00am
February 23, 2017
School notches top character award
Greenwood Elementary Principal Nate Schurman said character education, now in its seventh year at his school, has brought tangible results. "Our...
February 23, 2017 - 4:24pm
February 20, 2017
High-achieving students recognized
Meyer Middle School teachers have recognized the follow students of the month for January. 6 Gold: Ella Peters is the daughter of Greg and Jenna...
February 20, 2017 - 4:05pm
February 17, 2017
School district ponders legal options in closed session
Monday night the school board held a special meeting to focus on the high school's massive HVAC pipe problem. Superintendent Jamie Benson said that since last October, there've been about 80 leaks in the building. It's believed that a smaller, thinner grade of piping — not...
February 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 13, 2017
College degree in high school coming to River Falls
Obtaining a college degree is something students have traditionally set their sights on after high school graduation. But River Falls High School...
February 13, 2017 - 5:00am