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Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
Annual outdoor art exhibition set for Oct. 4-5
UW-River Falls makes Sierra Club's 'Cool Schools' list
Former Junior Redbirds coach charged with felony child sex crimes
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
Fall colors, flavors and fun at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival
Family Resource Center offers fall groups for St. Croix Valley families
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
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Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
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Foxconn: An Exciting Opportunity for Wisconsin
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Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin gets sweltering heat for first day of Fall; and more state news stories
It's the first day of fall, but you wouldn't know it by the sweltering forecast for Wisconsin. Afternoon highs will be in the 90s in southern...
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September 19, 2017
Pierce County Jail opens
Over 23 years in the making, the Pierce County Jail and Sheriff's Office is now open. The new facility, located at 555 West Overlook Drive,...
September 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
September 18, 2017
Habitat, City ‘moving forward’ since July agreement
St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity is current on all its loan payments as of Tuesday, Sept. 12, after 13 months of no payments on a $400,000 loan from the city, according to Assistant City Administrator Julie Bergstrom. The loan was originally given to Habitat in 2012 to fund the...
September 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 10, 2017
School district looks at April referendum
The River Falls School District is planning a referendum for the April election, pending community feedback. The idea, said District Superintendent...
September 10, 2017 - 10:45am
August 21, 2017
Two cops, administrative aide gone from Prescott department
Three former Prescott police employees are no longer with the department — including two officers who reportedly violated policy. City Administrator...
August 21, 2017 - 4:42pm
August 19, 2017
City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Both the city of River Falls and the town of River Falls recently approved a special use permit for a sand mining operation on land owned by Peterson Family Real Estate LLC. The land to be mined, W10322 Highway 29, is in the jurisdiction of both the town of River Falls and the city...
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
St. Croix County’s investigative lieutenant was promoted Friday to second in command at the sheriff’s office. Sheriff Scott Knudson announced...
August 18, 2017 - 2:45pm
August 16, 2017
Dairy group sues Wisconsin DNR over pollution discharge rules
A Wisconsin dairy group is challenging whether the state can require farmers to obtain operating permits that aren't required under federal law....
August 16, 2017 - 6:00am
August 10, 2017
Local control debate lingers over proposed zoning legislation
A St. Croix County resolution condemning legislation that would allow a former Bible camp along the county's namesake river to be converted into...
August 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 7, 2017
Prescott community mourns loss of police chief
Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke died Saturday, Aug. 5, after battling cancer. The Prescott Police Department announced Krutke’s death on...
August 7, 2017 - 8:11am
August 2, 2017
Bill takes aim at ‘modernizing’ state’s alcohol laws
Craft breweries would be allowed to expand, wineries would be open until 2 a.m. and communities could offer more liquor licenses, according to...
August 2, 2017 - 7:16am
July 30, 2017
Speeding saga: Elmwood board, citizens tackle speeding issues
Elmwood resident Matthew Marose has continually monitored excessive speeding past his home on Race Avenue and Highway 72. In 2015, Elmwood resident...
July 30, 2017 - 5:30am
July 28, 2017
City, Habitat reach agreement over Eco Village loan
In May, the City Council voted to allow the city administrator and city attorney to call St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity's loan for the Eco Village project on Apollo Road in the west part of town. Since then, city staff and Habitat board members have been working together to...
July 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tech Talk covers dam removal alternatives
There was a lot of dam discussion at St. Bridget Church last Thursday, July 20. About 175 people filled the church's fellowship hall gathering...
July 28, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
Zimmerman still 'on guard' for taproom proposal
Even though the prospects of legislation that could gut Wisconsin's taprooms grew dim, Shannon Zimmerman said he's remaining vigilant in opposition...
July 21, 2017 - 5:00pm