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Wisconsin roundup: UW responds to campus 'free speech' bill; baked-goods question goes before judge; 9 more state news stories
Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and Discover Wisconsin shine spotlight on dairy industry
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
CVTC construction program to showcase home project
St. Croix Valley responds to LGBT flag crimes
crime and courts
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
RF ready to make 'Torch Run' again
New to New Richmond offers chance to meet people in the area
VIDEO: RF takes back the night
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
Lorraine Ann Younggren Marcinek, 91
Agnes Fogerty, 89
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Paul D. Ritzinger, 62
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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April 20, 2017
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
PRESCOTT — The U.S. Senate has been called the most exclusive club in the world. On consecutive days last week, Prescott High School was...
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 18, 2017
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
PRESCOTT — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson laid out the ground rules immediately. "Anything's fair game," he told students last week during a question-and-answer...
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 4, 2017
Odeen, Gagne and Downing elected, more unofficial election results
The April 4 unofficial election results have been counts and reported. In River Falls, City Council winners include incumbents Diane Odeen, and...
April 4, 2017 - 10:05pm
March 30, 2017
Open invitation: Assemblyman to hold listening sessions
State Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, has set up two in-district listening sessions. These seek general ideas, input and community feedback. The listening sessions will be open to the public. They are meant to serve as an interactive opportunity to share ideas, concerns and...
March 30, 2017 - 10:47am
March 27, 2017
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
Diane Odeen, 57, 811 Oak Knoll Ave.; degrees from Lawrence University (B.A.), U. of Minnesota (Ph.D.) and Hamline University School of Law (J.D.);...
March 27, 2017 - 8:41am
March 25, 2017
One campaign done, he's data driven to come back
Aaron Taylor, 29, 1119 State St. #251; seeking employment; graduated high school from Sun Prairie; graduated from UWRF in 2011 with a BS in...
March 25, 2017 - 5:00am
March 15, 2017
'Spirit of America' comes to Hudson
Positivity. That's the way Dianne Kiel, one of the organizers of Wisconsin's Spirit of America Rally in Hudson described the event. "It was just...
March 15, 2017 - 1:48pm
March 14, 2017
Despite reversal on transgender bathrooms, local officials don’t plan change
Despite a reversal in federal protections for transgender students, area public school officials aren’t planning to make any changes in policy. On Feb. 22, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice released a “Dear Colleague” letter undoing Obama era...
March 14, 2017 - 4:31pm
March 10, 2017
Cutting edge: Easy to speak up
A first-year state lawmaker says what matters most is "the voice of my constituents." Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (R-River Falls, 30th District),...
March 10, 2017 - 5:00am
March 6, 2017
'The law is silent, but we won't be'
In the lower level of the Public Library a "virtual town hall" was held Thursday evening, Feb. 23, in the hopes that U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (D-Wis.)...
March 6, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 4, 2017
Chamber CEO earns national certification
Chris Blasius has spent five days out of each of the past four years in Arizona. That wasn't for vacation. Blasius spent the time at the University...
March 4, 2017 - 5:00am
February 22, 2017
Congressional 'Recess' not all play for local group
This week U.S. congressmen and women are supposed to be back home for what is called a district work period. Traditionally they've met with constituents in person at public Town Hall meetings, listening to comments and answering questions on upcoming issues of national importance....
February 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 21, 2017
Stuessel and Downing advance in District 1 primary
The top two vote-getters in the District 1 City Council primary were Bill Stuessel and Sean Downing. The two tied for the most votes with 104...
February 21, 2017 - 9:10pm
February 7, 2017
University hosts talk on fake news, democracy
UW-River Falls is hosting a panel discussion, "The Effect of Fake News on Democracy," at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, in North Hall auditorium.The discussion is part of the Communication & Media Studies Department's Working Journalists Lecture Series.
February 7, 2017 - 3:09pm