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All about birds: 'Can-do' club posts at DeSanctis
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
WisDOT warns: Crashes with deer likely to be high again this season
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Edward R. Rang, 88
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
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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
February 18, 2016
Cyberbullying – Keeping technology safe for kids
On Monday, Feb. 29, Prescott students and community members will learn about cyberbullying from a leading expert. Thanks to the efforts of Prescott...
February 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
February 17, 2016
UW-River Falls student appointed to UW Board of Regents
Gov. Scott Walker recently appointed a UW-River Falls student, Lisa Erickson, to the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents as the non-traditional student representative. Erickson is in the Honors Program at UW-River Falls and is pursuing a degree in journalism with a food...
February 17, 2016 - 9:48am
Prescott referendum fails to pass
The Prescott School District non-recurring levy cap override request was defeated today at the polls 778 (voting no) to 744 (voting yes), according...
February 17, 2016 - 7:55am
February 15, 2016
Donates to "Read to Feed" at Westside
The River Falls Retired Educators’ Association presented a check recently to Westside Elementary School Counselor Amy Kraemer, a contribution...
February 15, 2016 - 10:52am
February 13, 2016
UWRF Master's program moves up list of top programs
Moving up two spaces from 15 to 13, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Master of Business Administration program has once again landed a prestigious spot on Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's list of top MBA programs in the state. The UW-River Falls MBA program is characterized...
February 13, 2016 - 8:13am
February 12, 2016
River Falls students learn more than science from robotics team
The group started as a way to get kids interested in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and math) areas. But Greenwood Elementary’s FIRST...
February 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
February 11, 2016
UW-River Falls researcher experiments with winter-growing table grape
It takes a hearty soul to live through a typical Wisconsin winter. It takes an even heartier grape to lie dormant through months of snow and...
February 11, 2016 - 6:00am
January 29, 2016
School fitness center naming rights go to big donors
UPDATE: The fitness room has been renamed. Read all about it here. The refurbished fitness center at Meyer Middle School has a long, new name: Roger T. White Pride Fitness room as presented by RCU (Royal Credit Union). Chuck Eaton, Rocky Branch Elementary School principal and on the...
January 29, 2016 - 2:19pm
River Falls School District responds to racism charge over new name
Naming rights for Meyer Middle School’s refurbished fitness room sparked a backlash on social media. The new name, a long one, was “Roger T. White Pride Fitness Room as presented by RCU” (Royal Credit Union.) The River Falls Journal this week carried the story in print and online....
January 29, 2016 - 2:17pm
January 28, 2016
School district’s Character Ed posters and more meant to inspire River Falls
Character Education has been an intentional effort to put positive goals in front of students for about six years in River Falls. “It’s...
January 28, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 21, 2016
Hudson students learn 'you are what you share' in visit from Google, congressman
Sean Duffy knows some things young people do can’t be taken back. The 7th District congressman remembered how, as a 20-something starring on...
January 21, 2016 - 1:33pm
At Westside School, they stand for health and better learning
Teachers at Westside Elementary School can forget about saying “everyone sit down” because not everyone will be sitting. Thanks to 15 new...
January 21, 2016 - 6:00am