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Sycamore Street water tower unveiled
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says Trump could tone down the rhetoric; thousands remain without power; 10 more state news stories
Options for Women in River Falls hosts second prominent Republican
Final goodbye encore: Event coordinator for public library to step down
Here's where you can turn for business advice
crime and courts
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Fish rally falls one run short
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
Celebrate the St. Croix River at RiverFest
New at St. Croix fair
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Douglas W. Jenkins Estate; Case No. 16PR52
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/26/16 Council Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Joseph R. Jensen Estate; Case No. 16PR51
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2016 Budget Adjustment- Library Fund (Parking)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/26/16 Hearing - Liquor License - WestWind
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
John William Lubich, 67
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Real Estate Showcase
April 28, 2016
Mock crash makes real impact
River Falls High School SOS (Students Offering Support) students organized a mock car crash, with the help of River Falls emergency responders,...
April 28, 2016 - 1:00pm
Arbor Day celebrated with tree donations to area students
ELLSWORTH -- To celebrate Arbor Day – Friday, April 29 -- Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services delivered 871 evergreen tree seedlings to 4th...
April 28, 2016 - 12:23pm
April 27, 2016
UWRF students win prestigious video award
UW-River Falls Student Sydney Howell was in Germany on an exchange trip when she got the news she’d achieved what she calls her biggest accomplishment...
April 27, 2016 - 3:34pm
April 24, 2016
UW-River Falls innovation teams advance to international competition
UW-River Falls innovation teams Hippy Feet and Protein Pod placed first and third, respectively, at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament held in...
April 24, 2016 - 8:00am
RFHS 'Students of the Term' stand tall
The River Falls High School Students of the Term are chosen for a number of reasons including displaying good character qualities. The term 3...
April 24, 2016 - 6:00am
April 20, 2016
Behnke's farewell made meeting a showstopper
The April 18 school board meeting at the Meyer Middle School library came to a halt as a group entered bearing a large cake on a tray. Soon after,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:40pm
Fulbright professor from Serbia to speak at UWRF
UW–River Falls will be hosting Visiting Fulbright Professor Nina Lazarevic, assistant professor from the University of Nis, Serbia, to speak...
April 20, 2016 - 12:14pm
April 14, 2016
UWRF professor’s work honored in China
UW-River Falls English Prof. Greta Gaard will have her work honored in a scholarly journal in China. The dedication to her work is set to accompany...
April 14, 2016 - 10:59am
April 13, 2016
UWRF students showcase research in Madison
From a potential drug treatment for melanoma, to the testing of targeted antibiotics against classified endophytic contamination. And from a small grains winnower and lower extremity kinematics to the impact of a living green wall on mood and academic performance--seven UW-River...
April 13, 2016 - 8:47am
April 1, 2016
UWRF campus group sells hats to help children battling cancer
A new student organization at UW-River Falls is selling hats and lending a hand in the search for a cure for cancer. UWRF’s Love Your Melon...
April 1, 2016 - 1:00pm
Girls encouraged to try science with local event
UW-River Falls professor Rellen Hardtke has long been an advocate of equal rights. “I kind of joke that physics pays the bills, but gender...
April 1, 2016 - 6:00am
March 31, 2016
Due to growing interest, UWRF may bring back food science major
By Lisa Erickson, Falcon News Service UW-River Falls is considering bringing back the food science major that was dropped five years ago. Despite...
March 31, 2016 - 4:34pm
River Falls school board gives Spanish a comeback
The K-5 Spanish foreign language program was revived March 28 as the school board approved funding for a full-time teaching position next fall. The action upgrades a program that took a hit this year when there were no applicants for a part-time Spanish teaching position. The school...
March 31, 2016 - 6:00am
March 30, 2016
UW-River Falls part of NSF renewal of Antarctic IceCube collaboration
The National Science Foundation recently announced that it has renewed a cooperative agreement with UW-Madison to operate IceCube. The five-year,...
March 30, 2016 - 9:43am
March 25, 2016
New university program helps rescued dogs become service animals
By Natalie Howell, UW-River Falls Falcon News Service A new program at UW-River Falls offers hands-on experience for students in training rescued...
March 25, 2016 - 10:44am