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Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
High-achieving students recognized
St. Croix banquet honors the best in business
Wisconsin roundup: Capitol streaker may have been drunk; one-quarter of Milwaukee's 911 calls not emergencies; 12 more state news stories
U.S. Supreme Court to hear Troy town case in March
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
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
Featured photo: Wildcats meet Wild anthem singer
Hospital to host open house Feb. 18
Hospital's cancer center again earns accreditation
Moose Women celebrate half a century
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 3/2/17 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/20/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 2/22/17 Meeting Notice
TOWN OF MARTELL: 2/17/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Notice to Landowners: Highway Right-of-Way Encroachments
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
September 24, 2015
Featured Letter to the Editor: River Falls, it’s time to admit that we have a crisis
Unless you’ve tried to rent recently, you’re probably not aware of the affordable housing crisis that plagues River Falls. Unfortunately for far too many families, River Falls (Pierce and St. Croix counties) has the highest fair market rent rates of anywhere in Wisconsin: $641,...
September 24, 2015 - 6:00am
September 11, 2015
Days Gone By: All class reunion: Who will be named king and queen?
The River Falls High School Alumni Association is continuing to work on the first ever RFHS Alumni Association Homecoming Reunion to be held...
September 11, 2015 - 2:50pm
September 10, 2015
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club circa 2003, celebrating 125th this year
The Tuesday Club is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a picnic at Glen Park on Tuesday, Sept. 15, and welcome anyone interested in joining....
September 10, 2015 - 12:05pm
September 6, 2015
Featured column: Foreign affairs mastery may be harder than subduing public employees
Gov. Scott Walker might regret telling President Obama that he should cancel this month’s meeting and dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Walker has promised Republican voters he will tear up the multi-national nuclear agreement with Iran as soon as he gets to the Oval...
September 6, 2015 - 6:00am
August 29, 2015
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club carries on tradition of service to community
In 1890, 21 women starting meeting Tuesday afternoons at the home of Mrs. J.Q. Emery to study history, literature and art -- they were the charter...
August 29, 2015 - 11:01am
August 24, 2015
Days Gone By: Community rallies, rebuilds Normal School
Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a series of articles written in 1985 by Tim Ericson, retired director of the UWRF ARC and former...
August 24, 2015 - 12:53pm
August 14, 2015
Featured column: In The Front Row: Always more fun when you're in on the joke
Ever share an inside joke with 8,500 other people? If you’ve ever been to a St. Paul Saints game you probably have. And I did Saturday night, Aug. 8, at their beautiful new ballpark—CHS Field—in St. Paul’s Lowertown. Not only was I in on the joke, I got to enjoy it while...
August 14, 2015 - 3:51pm
August 6, 2015
Featured Letter to the Editor: Call this one a trip well worth it
Ten hours in a car doesn’t seem a smart way to spend Sunday – but there we were, Post 121 Commander Jim Miller, Monte Hansen and myself out the door at 6:30 a.m. headed to Kaukauna for the championship game of the American Legion Division AA State baseball tournament. In sweltering...
August 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
August 3, 2015
Days Gone By: Flourishing local brickyard burned in July of 1889
In March of 1889 it appeared as though the River Falls Brick Company was a success with manager Hawks announcing he had signed a contract to...
August 3, 2015 - 12:25pm
July 20, 2015
Days Gone By: Battle between ‘wets’ and ‘drys’ raged on and on
Unfortunately for the “drys,” their 1888 victory was fleeting. At the next election, even though they were strongly backed by the Journal...
July 20, 2015 - 4:07pm
July 11, 2015
Featured guest column: Want to park in my driveway? Bring change
It was July 11, 2014. I was on Maple Street, in the heart of River Falls Days. I was on my bike, looking for my family who'd gone to the midway that day on their own. A long line of people caught my eye – a long line of people by City Hall. Hmmm… Then it clicked – the...
July 11, 2015 - 6:00am
July 10, 2015
Days Gone By: 1888 saw the rise of temperance groups and the fall of saloons in the city
Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a series of articles written in 1985 by Tim Ericson, retired director of the ARC and former...
July 10, 2015 - 9:39am
June 30, 2015
Days Gone By: Elixirs, liniments, and pain relievers
The demand for patent medicines became so great in 1881, that C.E. Tubbs was forced to choose between his two interests -- and at the end of...
June 30, 2015 - 1:05pm
June 27, 2015
Featured column: My gardening career: From potato bugs to soil fungus
I figure I’ve been gardening for almost 75 years. It all began when our family yanked me out of kindergarten in Eau Claire to move to a miserable...
June 27, 2015 - 6:00am
June 17, 2015
Days Gone By: Sugar -- once a thriving business, until tragedy struck
Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a series of articles written in 1985 by Tim Ericson, formerly of UWRF: “Except...
June 17, 2015 - 9:20am