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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Real Estate Showcase
March 25, 2015
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Those returns will help determine how much money is available to spend for the 2015-2017 budget cycle. At first blush, it appears the state...
March 25, 2015 - 12:49pm
March 21, 2015
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Competition is great. This winter sports season our high school athletes were very exciting to watch and quite competitive. From swimming to wrestling and basketball to gymnastics, our teams were fierce competitors and respected by opponents. Winning highlights include a third...
March 21, 2015 - 6:00am
March 20, 2015
Days Gone By
Wildcat head coach Greg Gaulke did a “happy dance” in front the Wildcat bench in the closing seconds of the Cats’ win over Wausau East,...
March 20, 2015 - 4:01pm
March 12, 2015
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
Wisconsin Transportation Secretary Mark Gottlieb put it bluntly – Gov. Scott Walker doesn’t want to raise gasoline taxes or truck and car...
March 12, 2015 - 6:00am
March 11, 2015
Featured column: River Falls Public Library notes
There are plenty of great, new non-fiction titles available at the library! Here are just a few titles: --“Fabric Painting at Home: Quick...
March 11, 2015 - 11:48am
March 5, 2015
Featured guest column: What is your ‘Exit Plan’ to finish college on time?
If you are the parent of a child going off to college next fall, the beginning of March means there may be only a few things left on your “to...
March 5, 2015 - 10:27pm
February 27, 2015
Days Gone By: 1975 Malmer Brothers Red & White Grocery Store
February 1975 Note to Readers: “Made in River Falls.” Malmer Brothers Red & White grocery store on Main and Walnut Streets was featured...
February 27, 2015 - 12:34pm
February 26, 2015
Featured syndicated column: Who will be Republican gubernatorial candidate in 2018?
Yes, it may be early for that question. On the other hand, Scott Walker is likely to be in Washington or to be pushed that way by 2018. State...
February 26, 2015 - 6:00am
February 25, 2015
Featured syndicated column: This is the time for political moves and countermoves
Two developments are providing twists in the budget drama unfolding at the State Capitol. First, the road-building industry is suggesting...
February 25, 2015 - 11:56am
February 21, 2015
Featured letter: Ambulance coverage still as good as ever
Recent coverage of the Feb. 3 Clifton Town Board meeting caused me to write. Beginning this year, the city of River Falls entered into an agreement to provide EMS services to the Prescott area. This added Prescott, town of Oak Grove, and the southern half of the town of Clifton...
February 21, 2015 - 6:00am
February 18, 2015
Featured letter to the editor: What is happening to education in Wisconsin?
My niece is a bright, ambitious, hard-working student, a top senior at a rigorous college-prep high school in Minneapolis. Last fall she narrowed her college search to three universities, two in the Wisconsin state system and one in the Minnesota state system. She has been...
February 18, 2015 - 6:00am
February 13, 2015
Featured column: Space, the final frontier: To boldly go through subtraction
Let’s face it, most of us end up as hoarders. Call it a work in progress, a lifelong habit. We buy and buy and accumulate more and more....
February 13, 2015 - 1:30pm
February 5, 2015
Featured guest column: Sowing rice, planting trees, or educating people?
By UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen From time to time, all of us experience a series of events that make us think more deeply about...
February 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
Featured syndicated column: Budget hit renews debate about paying for UW System
By Matt Pommer, syndicated columnist for the Wisconsin Newspaper Association Budget hit renews debate about paying for UW System All of...
February 5, 2015 - 4:00pm
January 30, 2015
Days Gone By: Sledding in 2005
In 2005 students in teacher Trygve Aarsheim’s Care Group took time out to enjoy the cold and the snow with a bit of sledding at Rocky Branch...
January 30, 2015 - 3:30pm