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O'Connell acquires Hill, Cashman Hill funeral homes
Wisconsin roundup: Trump says Wis. wouldn’t get Foxconn ‘if I didn’t get elected’; more state news stories
Ezekiel's new visitation pastor eager to get to know parishioners
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
Eligible blood donors of all types are urgently needed
crime and courts
Legion State Baseball: RF wins opener on walk-off bomb
Herum moves up: Former Wildcat promoted to Class AA
Willow River State Park receives rare opportunity
Crunch time for Fish
Fleming to swim at long course championships
She ties up blankets to give back
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
Young boy's donations bring charity more than one type of change
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
PHOTOS: 'Trout 'N About' in 2017
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/26/17 Special Retreat Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Aug. 2017 Ad hoc Facility Needs Committee Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Rosemary L. Wilson Estate; Case No. 17PR73
Mark T. Carlson, 66
Mary Ellen Hauschildt, 60
Bruce A. Larson, 70
Margaret G. Ramberg, 98
Madeleine McCann, 91
Letters to the editor: Discover real immigration stories; Global warming scares
Letters: A thank you for the library; immigrants valuable to economy
Library Notes:Summer is slipping quickly by
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Superintendent's Corner: High School facility under repair
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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
January 13, 2017
College students journey to live, work at South Pole
The dream of living and working in Antarctica will soon be a reality for UW-River Falls physics students Dylan Frikken and Samantha Pedek. They...
January 13, 2017 - 9:48am
January 11, 2017
Show support for organization that offers resources to the homeless
Our Neighbors' Place's annual meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, at Junior’s Bar and Restaurant, 414 S. Main St. Supporters of Our Neighbors' Place, 122 W. Johnson St., invite the community to attend to learn more about the organization and its mission to connect...
January 11, 2017 - 4:47pm
January 6, 2017
Middle school's Students of the Month named
Each month Meyer Middle School teachers and staff pick students who excel in various ways. For December, the recognized MMS students are: 6 Gold:...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 5, 2017
Workshop for Montessori educators examines visual literacy
Educators in public or private Montessori schools can gain professional knowledge and skills in a new workshop offered by UW-River Falls. The workshop, “Visual Literacy: Creating Context for Students to Express What They See,” will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb....
January 5, 2017 - 10:56am
January 2, 2017
Former university Montessori program director honored
UW-River Falls Professor Emerita and former Montessori Program Director Gay Ward was honored with the Dennis Schapiro Award for Innovation in Montessori teacher education earlier this month. The award, presented by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education is given...
January 2, 2017 - 11:26am
December 30, 2016
Exchange student enjoys 'big' American Christmas
Sofia Font Rodriguez was well-prepared when she came to River Falls for the beginning of the school year. "I did a lot of research," she said....
December 30, 2016 - 3:04pm
December 28, 2016
University Career Treks connect students to employers
Over the course of three months during the fall semester, College of Business and Economics (CBE) students at UW-River Falls visited four companies as part of the inaugural Career Treks series sponsored by UWRF Career Services and CBE. The free event series provided unique opportunities...
December 28, 2016 - 9:47am