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UPDATE: Spring Valley Middle-High will be open for classes Monday; repairs underway
Schneider receives Dykstra Faculty Excellence Award
Nightclub dancer charged in Hager City drug case
True threat or 'boogeyman'? It's up to a jury now
Beldenville man injured in crash
crime and courts
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Developing skills, connections with Women in the Parks
Football: Cats make quick work of Old Abes on homecoming
Parno named associate head track coach at MSU-Mankato
Optimists Club hosts pickleball
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
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
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 10/4/18 Public Hearing and Plan Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/27/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/24/18 School Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/25/18 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Fair Housing Ordinance Notice
RFMU receives trio of energy awards
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Gregory Mleziva as Managing Principal
Hudson Physicians Gives Back to Local Artists & Community
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Bakke Norman Attorney Inducted into The Fellows
Place a Business Announcement
Charles Jerry Cederholm
Douglas Earl Young
Wayne Richard Petersen
Heather M. Sporer
James "Jim" Alan Stewart
Annabelle Marie Duerst
Woodworking column: Research readers really need to know
Letters to the editor: A more thoughtful tone
Viewpoint: I want to hear from you
Greg Peters column: Hash browns and touchdowns
Letters to the editor: Will it ever end?; Missing Perkins
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September 8, 2018
Wild Side Column: More surprises in the tree cathedrals
The forest on our property in Martell Township was once a fairly diverse mix of white pine, American elm, sugar maple, black maple, red, white...
September 8, 2018 - 7:00am
September 7, 2018
Greg Peters column: The power of 100 women
What do female spotted hyenas and 100 women in River Falls have in common? If you guessed having an affinity for cackling and matriarchal families,...
September 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 6, 2018
RF Library Notes column: Your door to lifelong learning
Thanks to the generous support of the River Falls Library Foundation, we are hosting a third season of science lectures this fall. The lecture series is part of a popular library program developed by Dr. Purnendu Vasavada called "Soup, Salad and Science."
September 6, 2018 - 8:52pm
September 2, 2018
Letters to the editor: Reminder for drivers!; Perkins' staff
The morning of Friday, Aug. 17 around 9 a.m., I was biking back to work. With a car next to me at the intersection of Foster and South Main,...
September 2, 2018 - 5:00am
September 1, 2018
Woodworking column: Getting dressed without incident makes for a good day
"Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage, against the dying of the light." Poet Dylan Thomas said that in 1952. "Old Age sure as hell isn't for sissies." "You say you have nothing to write about. You're always griping about...
September 1, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 28, 2018
Editorial: It's back to school ... and safety
Students are heading back to school. Take a deep breath and it's a heart-warming moment — snapping of first-day photos, meeting new teachers,...
August 28, 2018 - 9:51am
Bill Rubin column: Packerland embraces ancient Viking game
In the St. Croix Valley, neighbor may be pitted against neighbor when the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings play football twice a year....
August 28, 2018 - 5:00am
August 27, 2018
Wildside column: Waves on the Big Lake make unique habitats
Although we have all the Apostle Islands on our "bucket list" to visit, we often return to Stockton Island. Last week Wednesday our boat got...
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 26, 2018
Letters to the editor: Regret for the loss of a River Falls monument
Modifications to capitalism TO THE EDITOR I wonder how many folks on the "Right" (or Left) know that President Abraham Lincoln carried on a vigorous...
August 26, 2018 - 8:00pm
Greg Peters column: The Lindsay Whalen effect
I root for the underdogs. I always have. I don't like to lose any more than the next person, but there's something much more satisfying about...
August 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 25, 2018
Woodworking column: Hellish holidays provide laughs ... later
Whatever happened to P.J. O'Rourke? The last time I heard from the take-no-prisoners satirist he was one of the panelists on "Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me!" Before that he wrote for Rollingstone, for the Harvard Lampoon and several hilarious books. My favorite was "Holidays in Hell,"...
August 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 24, 2018
From this Perch: We have met the enemy and he is us
When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.—Winston Churchill. Sometimes it feels like our political environment...
August 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 23, 2018
Viewpoint: Foxconn concerns shared at community listening sessions
On Aug. 2, Sen. Janet Bewley and I hosted a pair of listening sessions in Rice Lake and Amery to talk about the $4.5 billion taxpayer incentive...
August 23, 2018 - 8:00pm
Viewpoint: Marijuana: Get informed and get ready
The push is on to get marijuana legalized. There is big money pushing marijuana. The marijuana growers are pushing hard and according to the...
August 23, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 22, 2018
Wellhaven column: Free blood pressure clinic hosted monthly
Wellhaven Senior Living hosts a monthly blood pressure clinic on the third Thursday each month at 10:30 a.m. Screenings will take place in the...
August 22, 2018 - 6:43pm