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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Real Estate Showcase
July 20, 2016
River Falls professor shares advanced cancer research
UW-River Falls biology Prof. Tim Lyden and his Duluth industrial partner co-presented cutting-edge cancer research at the first White House sponsored...
July 20, 2016 - 2:58pm
July 18, 2016
School collection drive to be held in River Falls
WESTconsin Credit Union is again collecting school supplies and monetary donations for families in need from July 25 to Aug. 6. Donations made at the River Falls branch office, 1207 N. Main St., will be delivered to River Falls area students for distribution. All items will be accepted...
July 18, 2016 - 12:45pm
Chapin picked to be associate vice chancellor
Longtime faculty member Wes Chapin has been named associate vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies at UW-River Falls. Chapin...
July 18, 2016 - 12:39pm
July 14, 2016
Register early: University seeks Career Fair exhibitors
UW-River Falls is seeking employer involvement for its Fall Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, in the University Center on campus. The Career Fair gives students the opportunity to meet and network with potential employers. Students can learn about internship...
July 14, 2016 - 10:31am
July 13, 2016
Campus sex assaults: What's to be done about under reporting?
In the past few years, sexual assault on college campuses has become a national discussion. Statistics in a study cited by the New York Times last year show that 20% of women will experience sexual assault during their college career, and that 4.4% of men will also. The Violence Against...
July 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 11, 2016
What does “local food” mean to state consumers?
Wisconsin consumers widely agree that “local” food means food grown in Wisconsin, according to a new statewide survey conducted by faculty affiliated with UW-Extension, UW-Madison, and UW-River Falls. Food from Michigan, Iowa, Illinois, and Minnesota, meanwhile, is not considered...
July 11, 2016 - 5:08pm
July 6, 2016
Tuesday night deluge floods River Falls middle school construction site
Heavy, fast-falling rain poured under trenches at Meyer Middle School Tuesday night, July 5, and left up to 15 inches of standing water in the...
July 6, 2016 - 4:33pm
July 4, 2016
Peterson awarded scholarship
Maya Peterson of River Falls is one of eleven students selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship from WESTconsin Credit Union. Recipients were...
July 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
Hewitt named UWRF Distinguished Alumnus
Brad Hewitt, CEO of Thrivent Financial, was honored as the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus at the UW-River Falls May commencement in May. A native...
July 4, 2016 - 6:00am
July 1, 2016
University broadens scope, launches exchange with Mexican univeristy
UW-River Falls has finalized details establishing an Experience Puebla exchange program at the Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla...
July 1, 2016 - 2:58pm
June 26, 2016
MMS names Students of the Month for May
The following Meyer Middle School 6th, 7th and 8th graders were picked by their teachers as Students of the Month for May, the last month of...
June 26, 2016 - 6:00am
June 21, 2016
Wisconsinites take 'local' labels seriously, new UWRF study shows
In recent years it's become more and more popular to buy “organic,” “natural” and “locally grown” food. However, there aren't actually laws defining what exactly those terms constitute. A new study published by UW-River Falls along with the UW-Extension and UW-Madison...
June 21, 2016 - 3:33pm
June 17, 2016
Perkins named interim provost; her university ties run deep
UW–River Falls has said that longtime faculty member, department chair and former interim dean of the College of Education and Professional Studies (CEPS) Faye Perkins, will be interim provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs for the next two years. Perkins assumes the...
June 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 16, 2016
Real but virtual: Student earns his high school diploma
River Falls resident Cody Splittgerber was one of millions of 18-year-olds to graduate high school this spring. What's unique is the school he...
June 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
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