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Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. ice angler survives thin-ice incident; more state news stories
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Attempted arson in Ellsworth; Gunshot reports
St. Croix County continuing transportation discussion
Ellsworth woman pleads guilty to embezzlement
Passenger hospitalized after car strikes deer
crime and courts
RF Powerlifting meet set for Dec. 9
Falcon Roundup: Men's hockey drops WIAC openers; Women's hoops snaps two-game skid
Basketball: Boys come up short in opener
Basketball: Girls searching for first W
Wrestling: Wildcats closing the gap
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 12/12/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TROY: 12/14/17 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PUBLIC NOTICE: FCC Permit Application - WEVR Radio, River Falls, WI
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17Special Electors Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/11/17 Personnel Committee Meeting
William "Billy" Johnson
Russell L. Hinshaw
Roberta Irene Sylla
Marion H. Elliott
Letters to the editor: Discrimination with a smile; Support for local candidates
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Woodworking column: A couple of zanies on WCCO
A view from an economist: Use of data
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
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RF Powerlifting meet set for Dec. 9
November 26, 2017
Woodworking column: Hats off! Hats on!
When I was a kid, there was a cartoonist named Jimmy Hatlo, who not only drew but periodically wrote something nice about somebody. It began "And a doff of the Hatlo Hat to Elmer Snerd of North Baltimore, Ohio...." I always suspected he did it when nothing much was happening. Nothing...
November 26, 2017 - 5:21pm
Letters to the editor: Caregivers are not alone; Dates and Democrats
The monthly calendar not only provides us with the knowledge of what day it is, their illustrations ignite our inner desires. You can purchase...
November 26, 2017 - 8:45am
November 21, 2017
Woodworking column: A Thanksgiving tale from long ago
Driving past Black River Falls last month, I was tempted to jump off 94 and visit German Hill, a BRF neighborhood that is dear to my heart. That's where my Aunt Doree and Uncle Leonard lived when I was a little kid. When I was a really little kid I couldn't manage to pronounce their...
November 21, 2017 - 5:57pm
November 20, 2017
Viewpoint: The zen of deer hunting
Sitting alone in the fog. Blending in with the grass and trees. Don't move. Just listen. Breathe. "Caaw, caaw caaw." Two crows overhead. One higher, hoarser, more nasal. A young one. Looking for food. They are opportunists. Listen. "Tuk, tuk, tuk tuk, tuk." A wild turkey to the north....
November 20, 2017 - 2:04pm
November 19, 2017
From This Perch: Seeing through a tribal lens
Got tribal lens? What's that, you ask? It's the idea that most of us tend to fall into a variety of "tribes," or social divisions, that create tribal unity around things like sports, family, friends, religion, and of course, politics. I refer to it as a lens because a lens can distort...
November 19, 2017 - 12:01pm
Greg Peters column: The neighborhood team
It's not because you have to; it's because you get to. When I was 10 years old, there were certain friends on our block that would fight like...
November 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Letters to the editor: Thanks for Veterans Day observances; Of dots, dolts and Democrats
I looked out our window on Veterans Day to see the Stars & Stripes waving in our front yard. We wish to thank the Optimist Club and the Boy Scouts...
November 19, 2017 - 7:45am
November 18, 2017
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
The day was busy. Filled with bills voted on by senators. Bills that, someday, will change people's lives for better or worse. Senators do not often see the faces of those whose lives changed. Bev, Bonnie and Jamie are working to put a face on the lives affected by the actions of...
November 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 16, 2017
Dementia, families and the holidays
The holidays are a busy and complicated time for most people. There are so many events to go to, shopping to be done, baking, school concerts and other things. Not to mention your regular schedule of work, volunteering and/or taking care of children. The holidays can be an especially...
November 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 12, 2017
Letters to the editor: Hydros are profitable; Dam facts I need to know
Our River Falls dams and hydros are a profitable, local source of renewable energy! The River Falls "2016 Committed Net Position Hydro Analysis"...
November 12, 2017 - 8:45am
November 11, 2017
Arts Minded: Fortunate for gallery art exhibitions
What good fortune brings us excellent gallery art exhibitions one after another? There is more than one answer. In the St. Croix and Mississippi river corridors and their tributaries in Wisconsin and Minnesota there are scores of artistic, hardworking people who have a passion for...
November 11, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 10, 2017
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
The great jazzman and comedian Jimmy Durante was known for his schnozzola, a huge zucchini of a proboscis. He said "Da nose knows." Despite his...
November 10, 2017 - 12:19pm
November 9, 2017
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
You'll go to bed Friday night and wake Saturday as you did today, living in a free land. You can thank every veteran — from those determined...
November 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 8, 2017
Viewpoint: Speed and secrecy leaves the public out in the cold
In the past 11 years, I wrote 64 times about the problems of speed and secrecy in the legislative process. However, I never saw a calendar as broad and deep in controversy as the most recent one before the state Senate. For weeks, we heard that the Senate would vote a hodge-podge...
November 8, 2017 - 11:06am
November 5, 2017
Letters: A heart as big as hers; Free the Kinni or not?
My friend Mark died recently. He was a kind and gentle guy with a warm smile and an amazing personality when in season. He often spoke of how...
November 5, 2017 - 2:32pm