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Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
State report cards for school districts give River Fall above-average grade
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
Holidays: Create your own ornament
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2016-16 and 2016-17
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/8/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/5/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
Featured editorial: They keep at it, keep us going
Featured reader letter
Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
Featured Guest Column: Consider ways to give a tasty, healthy kick to your chili
Featured editorial: 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
May 2, 2016
Libertarian Burke will seek Congressional post
Hudsonite Robert Burke announced April 20 that he will be running in the fall for the 7th District against Republican Sean Duffy. Burke, a former...
May 2, 2016 - 9:01am
April 29, 2016
Harsdorf will seek to reclaim her senate seat in the Wisconsin Legislature.
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) announced the kickoff to her re-election campaign last week while traveling across the 10th Senate District. She will be opposed in the fall election by Democrat challenger Diane Odeen, a River Falls attorney and at-large River Falls City...
April 29, 2016 - 4:20pm
April 2, 2016
Bradley, Kloppenburg are candidates for state Supreme Court
When they go to the polls April 5, Wisconsin voters will elect a justice for the state’s Supreme Court, choosing between Rebecca Bradley, appointed...
April 2, 2016 - 9:02am
April 1, 2016
Cruz campaign makes Hudson stop
Heidi Cruz and her daughters made a stop in Hudson Friday morning at the campaign office of her husband, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. Traveling with her...
April 1, 2016 - 3:28pm
March 17, 2016
St. Paddy's Day citizenship paves way to candidacy for Irish prosecutor
Rory O’Sullivan said he’s not sure if it was the luck of the Irish or just a coincidence that he’s becoming an American citizen on St....
March 17, 2016 - 11:47am
GOP county caucus is Saturday
On Saturday, March 19, at 9 a.m., the St. Croix County Republican Party will hold a caucus at Church of Christ, 1491 County Road A, New Richmond.Everyone is welcome to attend. Only 2016 members of the Republican Party of St. Croix County by March 5, 2016, may vote, except that...
March 17, 2016 - 9:52am
March 15, 2016
Reminder: School board candidates forum is tonight
The candidates running for River Falls school board are expected to be at a forum at the high school library at 7 p.m.Tuesday, March 15. Members of the audience can submit written questions that a moderator, Rita Kozak, will read. The school board has three open spots in the April...
March 15, 2016 - 3:31pm
March 6, 2016
November election: Democrat challenger emerges for Harsdorf’s senate seat
The 10th state Senate seat now held by Republican Sheila Harsdorf has a new candidate – Diane Odeen, a lawyer, City Council member, mother...
March 6, 2016 - 6:00pm
March 2, 2016
St. Croix County closing costs again among state's lowest; Pierce is right behind
For the second straight year, a new study lists St. Croix and Pierce counties among those with the lowest closing costs in Wisconsin when compared to property values. St. Croix County’s average closing costs were again the state’s fifth-lowest in a study conducted by the New York-based...
March 2, 2016 - 12:06pm
February 5, 2016
Political Reformer to speak at RF Library
Mike McCabe, author of "Blue Jeans in High Places: The Coming Makeover of American Politics," will be at the River Falls Public Library at 7:30...
February 5, 2016 - 6:07am
January 13, 2016
Wisconsin Farmers Union commends passage of Cookie Bill through Senate
MADISON -- Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU) Government Relations Director Kara O’Connor thanked the Wisconsin State Senate for passing SB 330, also known as the “Cookie Bill,” through the Senate on Tuesday. “Wisconsin Farmers Union would also like to thank Sen. Harsdorf (R-River...
January 13, 2016 - 3:22pm
January 12, 2016
Knudson won't seek re-election to Assembly
Rep. Dean Knudson announced Tuesday he will not seek re-election to the Legislature. The Hudson resident, first elected to the Assembly in 2010, said in a news release that “it has been an honor and privilege to represent the people of the 30th District.” “The time honored American...
January 12, 2016 - 11:18am
January 7, 2016
There are three contested local elections
In the city of River Falls and the River Falls School District, the following spring (April 5) election races will be competitive: --District...
January 7, 2016 - 5:08pm
January 6, 2016
U.S. Sen. Johnson to hold listening session Thursday at UW-River Falls
National security will take center stage Thursday in River Falls during a visit from U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson. Johnson will hold a listening session at 9 a.m. at Room 222 in North Hall on the UW-River Falls campus. National security will be the focus of the event, according to an announcement....
January 6, 2016 - 11:19am
January 3, 2016
So far only two races developing for 19-member St. Croix Co. Board
As of Monday morning there were firm candidates for six of the 19 seats on the St. Croix County Board, two registered candidates for two seats and no declared candidates for six seats. The filing deadline is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Those interested in running must register their...
January 3, 2016 - 11:56am