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River Falls Journal
Back the blue? Sure, how about with 111 shirts!
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Ditch trip; cable connections; warned not to shoot dogs
School District Bus Routes announced
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Real Estate Showcase
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
March 24, 2016
In wake of budget cut, UWRF college faces loss of instructors, courses
The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at UW-River Falls has managed to cut $1.5 million from its budget — and the effects will be visible come fall semester. Bradley Caskey, dean of the college, said that when the budget for the 2015-2017 biennium was announced last year, CAS aimed...
March 24, 2016 - 10:52am
March 23, 2016
WITC business students win awards
Chunnara Chhay and Tony Lange joined eight other Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College-New Richmond students who traveled to Cleveland, Wis.,...
March 23, 2016 - 11:12am
March 14, 2016
Learn about Emerald Ash Borer at homeowner seminar
Emerald Ash Borer is a destructive, invasive insect that kills ash trees by feeding in the vascular system of trees. This pest has killed millions...
March 14, 2016 - 10:23am
March 10, 2016
UW-River Falls journalism student to study war on terrorism over spring break
By UWRF News Service A journalism student at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls will spend her spring break in Washington, D.C., studying...
March 10, 2016 - 10:33am
Researchers at UWRF study brain stimulation to help those with aphasia
By Katie Galarno, Falon News Service Two UW-River Falls professors are testing whether electrical brain stimulation can improve the communication...
March 10, 2016 - 10:11am
March 3, 2016
UW-River Falls campus media win newspaper, broadcast awards
MADISON -- Student journalists for the campus newspaper and radio station at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls once again have been recognized for their work by Wisconsin's two leading professional media organizations. Both the Wisconsin Newspaper Association (WNA) and the Wisconsin...
March 3, 2016 - 7:58am
February 26, 2016
St. Bridget sparkles for fundraiser
The gym at St. Bridget's school was all decked out for its "A Night in Paris" themed fundraiser for the school. About 275 people turned out for...
February 26, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 25, 2016
Update: Drone has been returned to its owner
River Falls School District staff reported the drone has been returned to its owner. River Falls School District staff had found a drone, a little beat up but still together, on the soccer fields near the high school Wednesday morning. If yours has gone missing and you can prove...
February 25, 2016 - 12:22pm
February 19, 2016
School decisions to ponder: Social worker and Spanish?
On Feb. 15 the school board was asked to reflect on future needs. One includes adding a social worker next year whose pay would be split three ways -- $25,000 each -- between the school district, Pierce County and St. Croix County. Superintendent Jamie Benson referred to a couple...
February 19, 2016 - 6:00am