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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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February 9, 2017
Her student exchange: Start from zero and 'just go'
Marharyta Teslenko never thought she'd move to a small town. The 16-year-old junior exchange student said her home city of Dnipro, Ukraine, has...
February 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 6, 2017
First students graduate from entrepreneurial program
The first session of 10 students graduated from the UW-River Falls Small Business Development Center's Entrepreneurial Training Program in December....
February 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
College professor a finalist in fiction competition
When he's not teaching his students the art of creative writing or juggling his three kids at home, Dr. Joseph Rein writes. Rein, an assistant...
February 6, 2017 - 8:49am
February 3, 2017
Class schedule times to be revised
A change in schedule — aimed to boost efficiency and quality instruction — is coming soon to River Falls High School. The school...
February 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 2, 2017
Come look to the stars and take in astronomy talks
The UW-River Falls Physics Department begins its spring season of free public observatory viewings and astronomy talks on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Objects...
February 2, 2017 - 1:42pm
Responding to demand: CVTC Mechanical Design program approved
EAU CLAIRE – Mechanical Design will make a comeback at Chippewa Valley Technical College in August 2017 at both the Eau Claire and River Falls...
February 2, 2017 - 10:14am
January 27, 2017
Regents diversity awards include one from UWRF
The UW System Board of Regents will honor the ninth annual winners of its Regents’ Diversity Awards Feb. 3 in Madison at the next Regents meeting....
January 27, 2017 - 4:05pm
January 26, 2017
Elementary schools making 'cool choices'
Public elementary school students recently finished an eight-week long environmental game that had classrooms competing against each other within...
January 26, 2017 - 5:00am
January 23, 2017
Building needs is next school focus
"Renewing Our Promise" is the title of the school district Strategic Plan for 2015-20. That title speaks volumes about the clear intent for this district to remain committed to the community expectations for strong education programs; for upholding our promise to be wise stewards...
January 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
School open enrollment begins
Parents who want to pick the public school district that their children will attend during the 2017-18 school year can apply to do so from Feb. 6 to April 28. State law allows Wisconsin children to attend public school in a district other than the one in which they live. The completed...
January 23, 2017 - 5:00am
January 21, 2017
High School HVAC problem bigger than pipes
The job will go beyond replacing 10,000 linear feet of faulty hot water pipes this summer at River Falls High School. Superintendent Jamie Benson has been reminding people that it's not just bad pipes, but also degraded heating coils and valves that will likely need replacing. A recent...
January 21, 2017 - 6:00am
January 19, 2017
Technical college seeks board applicants
EAU CLAIRE — Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Board of Trustees. The open positions include one member who is an elected official and two additional members. Successful candidates will serve three-year terms beginning...
January 19, 2017 - 4:19pm
Their winning essays spotlighted the scientific genius of women
Three students from St. Bridget Parish School had the winning essays in the American Association of University Women-River Falls annual science...
January 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
'It was always a dream'
Svenja Kraut had never been to the United States before coming here four months ago. The 10th grade exchange student from Northern Germany said...
January 19, 2017 - 10:24am
January 17, 2017
School robotic Lego teams compete, excel
After establishing a team last year at Greenwood Elementary, two Meyer Middle School FIRST Lego (robotic) League teams made it to the section...
January 17, 2017 - 5:00am