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River Falls Journal
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Congressional 'Recess' not all play for local group
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
Wisconsin roundup: Evers, Holtz advance in state superintendent primary; weather blamed for western Wis. bridge collapse; 8 more state news stories
Stuessel and Downing advance in District 1 primary
crime and courts
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Falcons beat La Crosse for 17th straight
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
Featured photo: Wildcats meet Wild anthem singer
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Marilyn L. Halverson, 89
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
January 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Meth use in Wisconsin matches heroin, report says; feds call food-stamp drug testing plan illegal; 8 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin officials have done a lot in recent years to fight the state's growing problem with heroin. But a new study shows that methamphetamine use has grown so quickly, it's on par with heroin. The FBI and the state Justice Department estimates that meth usage in...
January 12, 2017 - 10:38am
January 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker proposes tuition cuts; Baldwin takes aim at Trump cabinet picks; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has been known to drop surprises in his annual State of the State addresses to the Legislature. On Tuesday, the...
January 11, 2017 - 10:08am
January 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Storm makes for slow western Wisconsin commute; Madison faculty take aim at DNR's climate change stance; 8 more state news stories
RIVER FALLS — Slow driving was the name of the game Tuesday morning in western Wisconsin. After a storm dropped about an inch of snow over...
January 10, 2017 - 10:02am
Variety of local grants available
The River Falls Community Foundation board of directors has announced they are now accepting grant applications for arts, education, the environment, human services and wellness programs and projects. Grants are awarded to nonprofit programs, projects and organizations that improve...
January 10, 2017 - 5:00am
January 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Judges, prosecutors seek pay raises; lawmaker offers Blue Lives Matter bill; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Judges are not the only ones in Wisconsin's court system asking for pay raises. State Attorney General Brad Schimel says he's asking...
January 9, 2017 - 9:12am
January 6, 2017
Christmas kitty now seeking new home for new year
"I'll be home for Christmas," the old song promises. Local resident Katie Chaffee thought she'd found a home for "Jack," a cat her sister had...
January 6, 2017 - 12:30pm
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says 6-year-olds should be workforce-minded; kidnapping allegations include homemade Taser, sealed box; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker says the State of the State address he'll deliver on Tuesday will focus on workforce development as the state's top priority. The Republican Walker gave a preview to the state Bankers Association in Madison on Thursday -- and he said kids as young as...
January 6, 2017 - 8:41am
January 5, 2017
They declare: 'God's got our back'
Servant of the Shepherd Church, 103 N. 4th St., has been running its sober house program next door for about 17 years. The goal is to help recently...
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Wisconsin roundup: Recount costs will be lower than estimated; charges filed after child found out in cold; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — The actual cost of the presidential election recount in Wisconsin is expected to be about $1.8 million, nearly half of the estimated...
January 5, 2017 - 9:00am
January 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: License fee increases for anglers, hunters eyed; state GOP lawmakers say they won't rush things; 7 more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is proposing raising hunting and fishing fees or linking the fees to inflation as options...
January 4, 2017 - 9:12am
January 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State biz leaders warm to Trump presidency; UW-Stout makes breakthrough honeybee discovery; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — Almost eight of every 10 leaders of Wisconsin businesses say a Donald Trump presidency will be good for commerce. That's according to a survey of 270 state business leaders, commissioned by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce. The state's largest business group says...
January 3, 2017 - 12:16pm
January 2, 2017
River Falls arrest follows discovery of vulnerable girl
A vulnerable teen was found safe and a man was arrested Saturday in River Falls after a search for the girl by authorities. According to a joint...
January 2, 2017 - 10:41am
December 30, 2016
Is it The Lutheran Home or Susie's Home?
For 41 years Susie Herink has lived at 640 N. Main St. It's her home. Many come to visit. She feels like she owns the place. It's easy to imagine...
December 30, 2016 - 4:00pm
Wisconsin roundup: Bidding farewell to a warm, wet 2016; oversight at vets' home could hinge on appointment; 8 more state news stories
Wisconsin is about to finish one of its warmest and wettest years. The National Weather Service says 2016 is the fourth warmest on record in...
December 30, 2016 - 8:07am
December 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Study estimates billions from tolls, but with caveats; 4 Amish schoolhouse shootings confirmed; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin can collect $14 billion to $41 billion from tolls on interstate highways from 2020 through 2050. But a newly released consultant's report also says it would cost up to$400 million to install the tolling system -- and it would need federal approval that's far...
December 29, 2016 - 9:16am