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UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New student enrollment at UW-River Falls highest in five years
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Real Estate Showcase
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
Featured letter: Pick a diet that can work for a lifetime
A Ketogenic diet (high fat, low carb) may be effective for weight loss, for some people. However, ample scientific evidence indicates that high carbohydrate diets are also effective for weight loss. Several well-designed studies published in prominent journals, such as The New...
January 30, 2015 - 9:21am
January 21, 2015
Days Gone By: First baby of 1975
1975 First baby of the year -- Ryan John, son of Kathleen and Lawrence “Bernie” Purfeerst of River Falls, checked in at St. Joseph Hospital...
January 21, 2015 - 12:17pm
January 20, 2015
Days Gone By: 1985 Kulstad Fire
30 YEARS AGO On Tuesday night, Jan. 15, 1985, a fire that apparently started in a ceiling light fixture caused about $250,000 damage to the building...
January 20, 2015 - 12:56pm
January 12, 2015
Days Gone By
20 YEARS AGO, JAN. 12, 1995 First baby born in River Falls was Katelyn Rose Filkins, 9 lbs., 3 oz., and 19 ½ inches long, to Tom and Janice...
January 12, 2015 - 2:13pm
January 1, 2015
Featured letter: Even if not hunting, be aware of the seasons
The Wisconsin gun deer season in the special western Wisconsin metro zone recently closed. River Falls is part of the metro zone. In all cases hunters certainly must know their target and what lies beyond, but non-hunters who enjoy the outdoors should be aware of hunting dates...
January 1, 2015 - 6:00am
December 31, 2014
How the Grinch saved my Christmas spirit
I’ve always loved snow at Christmas. As a child, if Christmas even threatened to be anything but white, I’d be devastated until the snow began to fall. I was still very disappointed snow waited to fall until after Christmas this year, despite weather reports warning of a Christmas...
December 31, 2014 - 4:30am
December 30, 2014
Days Gone By: Letters to Santa through the years
Editor’s Note: In the past letters to Santa were printed in the River Falls Journal in the weeks leading up to Christmas. Here is a...
December 30, 2014 - 8:19am
December 16, 2014
Days Gone By: 1954 McKahan fire
A little over 60 years ago the community was stunned when a young mother lost her life while saving her children in a house fire. The following...
December 16, 2014 - 8:56am
December 5, 2014
Column: Getting into the holiday spirit with ‘A Christmas Carol’
I’ve always loved the song, “No Business Like Show business” from “Annie Get Your Gun.” I’ve loved live theater since my mom started...
December 5, 2014 - 11:20am
November 24, 2014
Days Gone By: Brownies 1974
River Falls Brownie Troop 37 held their annual investment ceremony at Westside School in 1974. New Brownies and their pins included, front row,...
November 24, 2014 - 10:23am
November 6, 2014
Days Gone By: Howard N. Nelson and his Model A Ford
Sindy Nelson Osterman, daughter of the late Howard N. Nelson, had the honor recently of being invited to display her late father’s 1929...
November 6, 2014 - 3:51pm