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Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
RFSD has an app for that
Shortage of volunteer firefighters has local, state officials concerned
Wisconsin roundup: Obamacare about to begin its fourth signup season; Wausau teen gets 13 years for killing another teen; and 10 more state news stories
Haiti heartbreak goes on but so does River Falls outreach
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
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
Performance to pay homage to Nobel prize winning Dylan
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 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'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Real Estate Showcase
RFSD has an app for that
Smartphones are practically ubiquitous these days, and they’re loaded with apps for everything from calendars to prescriptions. The River Falls School District is hoping parents and community members will add one more app to their collections: A River Falls School District app....
3 hours 40 min ago
October 12, 2016
River Falls School District's character outreach: Takin' it to the streets
Your local school district has emphasized laudable character traits in the classroom to its students for a solid six years. Now students — and their chaperones — will fan out on the streets to promote this curriculum ideal to the community. From 1-3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, some...
October 12, 2016 - 4:18pm
October 4, 2016
Kernahan receives excellence award
Cyndi Kernahan, psychology professor and assistant dean for teaching and learning in the College of Arts and Sciences at UW-River Falls, has...
October 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
AAUW recognizes scholarship winner
The first River Falls AAUW branch meeting was held Sept. 13. Scholarship recipient Tori Schneider was the featured speaker. Schneider, a second-semester...
October 4, 2016 - 9:48am
October 3, 2016
University dairy judging team takes third
The UW-River Falls Dairy Judging Team took third place overall at the 2016 All-American Invitational Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Sept. 19 in...
October 3, 2016 - 5:00am
October 1, 2016
UW-River Falls named one of Best in the Midwest for the 6th consecutive year
For the sixth consecutive year, UW-River Falls has been named one of the best colleges in the Midwest according to the nationally known education...
October 1, 2016 - 6:00am
September 26, 2016
Come to UW-River Falls to look at the planets, stars
The UW-River Falls Physics Department begins its fall season of free, public observatory viewings and astronomy discussions on Tuesday night,...
September 26, 2016 - 9:41am
September 23, 2016
FFA president, River Falls High School student goes on to national tractor competition
Donald Hershaw, FFA president at River Falls High School, grew up around tractors. “I’ve always been around tractors my whole life,” Hershaw...
September 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 22, 2016
One-day blitz: UW-River Falls environmental science program conducts intense river study
Environmental science faculty at UWRF welcomed students back to campus this fall with a unique event called a “Kinni Blitz.” The Kinni Blitz...
September 22, 2016 - 11:09am
September 15, 2016
U.S. News recognizes UWRF
U.S. News & World Report has named UW-River Falls a Best Regional University-Midwest, Top Public University-Midwest, and Best Undergraduate Business Program for 2017. UWRF's most recent ranking appears in the U.S. News & World Report's 2017 edition of Best Colleges, released...
September 15, 2016 - 2:50pm
UW-River Falls gives out top teaching award
Ian Williams, professor of geology, is the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Teacher Award at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the highest award bestowed on campus. Since its inception in 1965, 53 UWRF faculty have been honored with this award. Nominations for the award...
September 15, 2016 - 11:50am
Compelling speaker, former refugee, to visit River Falls and describe her experiences
Somalia-born Habibo Haji will be in River Falls next Thursday, Sept. 22, for three speaking engagements. All events are open to the public. Today...
September 15, 2016 - 11:01am
September 12, 2016
UW-River Falls to offer Entrepreneurial Training Program
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-River Falls will be offering an Entrepreneurial Training Program beginning Oct. 12 to prepare potential entrepreneurs to start their own business and owners of existing businesses to improve or grow their business. The ten-week program...
September 12, 2016 - 11:48am
September 9, 2016
UWRF corpse flower blooms for third time
The corpse flower at UW-River Falls began to bloom Thursday evening, Sept. 8. It had entered its blooming cycle about two weeks ago. It's bloomed...
September 9, 2016 - 2:19pm
September 8, 2016
UWRF prof secures third National Science Foundation grant
Jamie Schneider, professor of chemistry and biotechnology at UW-River Falls, was recently awarded a third grant through the National Science...
September 8, 2016 - 4:58pm