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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
June 12, 2016
Matheson of Catalyst Receives UW-RF Honor
At the Annual Spring Awards Reception and Program of the University of River Falls (UWRF) held at the Riverview Ballroom in River Falls, Wisconsin,...
June 12, 2016 - 6:00am
June 9, 2016
VIDEO: RFHS class of 2016 graduates
Speakers encouraged graduating seniors to remember the past, and look to the future at the River Falls School District high school commencement...
June 9, 2016 - 2:53pm
June 7, 2016
University to host business, IT degree open house for adults
UW-River Falls is hosting an Open House for Adults and Working Professionals from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 14, at the UWRF Hudson Center, 2501 Hanley Road, Suite 200, in Hudson. Whether seeking or advancing a career in business or computer science, UWRF offers flexible degree tracks...
June 7, 2016 - 9:37am
June 4, 2016
First chosen as prom queen, now chosen for the school board
Marika Hanson and Rachel Kelm, both 17, have been active in the Hudson YMCA Youth in Government program for years. Now, the River Falls High...
June 4, 2016 - 6:00am
May 27, 2016
Transitional advice: Community shares letters with students
Getting a letter – a good-old-fashioned “snail mail” letter – isn't a common occurrence in this day of email, text messaging and social...
May 27, 2016 - 6:00am
May 26, 2016
'Bittersweet' farewell goes to this Meyer Middle School teacher.
Meyer Middle School has many staff members. Some have taught there ‘forever’ and others have just started their journey. Eighth grade science...
May 26, 2016 - 6:00am
May 25, 2016
River Falls 5th grader recognized for his skillful writing
The kid can sure write. His teacher and mother say so, and so does the state of Wisconsin. Benjamin Accola, Westside Elementary School fifth...
May 25, 2016 - 11:32am
May 19, 2016
RFHS exchange student to spend remaining time 'making memories'
The recent River Falls High School Prom was a special night for Pearla Postacioglu. The junior exchange student from Hamburg, Germany, said her...
May 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
River Falls tries for a transitional kindergarten option
Is your child borderline ready for starting regular kindergarten? Maybe turning five with a late summer birthday? On May 16 the school board...
May 19, 2016 - 3:48pm
May 17, 2016
River Falls High School students cook up chow for ambulance crews
Representatives of the River Falls EMS Department show up to River Falls High School on the first and third Wednesday of each month -- not because...
May 17, 2016 - 9:38am
May 12, 2016
Planning for new River Falls school playground is about going natural
The Public Montessori School, 421 W. Maple St., will be expanding soon. But not inside for a brick-and-mortar expansion. Rather the school has...
May 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2016
Bathrooms: UWRF gives gender neutral a try
By Tori Schneider, Falcon News Service While the debate continues around the country over what bathrooms transgender people should be allowed to use, UW-River Falls officials hope to renovate bathrooms in two residence halls to make them gender neutral. Under the plan, the bathrooms...
May 10, 2016 - 3:29pm
May 6, 2016
Top UW official hears concerns about what lies ahead for UW-River Falls campus
Ray Cross didn’t bother to put a happy face on it. “I don’t think any of us here have to be told this is a difficult time,” the University of Wisconsin System’s president said to members of the UW-River Falls community during a listening session he held Wednesday, April...
May 6, 2016 - 6:00am
May 5, 2016
River Falls Chamber's Leadership grads will pass along tradition to 8th graders
While spring usually means the celebration of high school and college graduations, there’s another class graduating with not as much fanfare....
May 5, 2016 - 6:00am
May 3, 2016
Rocky Branch students get bird’s eye view
Friday, April 22, was a good day to be outside the classroom and act like eagles. Jim Higgins from the St. Croix Valley Bird Club visited Rocky...
May 3, 2016 - 2:57pm