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Area schools close in advance of predicted Monday snow storm
River Falls Police: Disorderly man puts holes in the walls
River Falls man to serve on Farm Service Agency state committee
Flynn says he'll get 'aggressive' in governor's bid
Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls special session to pass welfare reform; more state news stories
crime and courts
New club 'angling' to give students outdoors fun
Cichy readying for NFL draft
Swimmers split BRC tri-dual
Winter wonders: Wildcats win home invite
Boys hockey: Wildcats drop three straight
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: 1/23/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/22/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/25/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Bruce Jon Fleming
Pamela McKenzie Wahl
Kenneth Irving Moore
Agnes Magdalene Timm
Jeannine L. Poulin
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the editor: I want to be a doctor; Going back in the Scriptures
Greg Peters column: The 'feyer' of desire
Woodworking column: They don't write obits like this, anymore
Column: Wellhaven is partnering with Adoray
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December 9, 2017
Woodworking column: A couple of zanies on WCCO
Ruth and I fell in love with a pair of zanies on WCCO radio when we returned from our $40, two-day honeymoon. One of our wedding presents was a clock radio, which awakened us to a song on our first day home. "Good morning, good morning, we've slept the whole night through, good morning,...
December 9, 2017 - 7:47am
December 5, 2017
A view from an economist: Use of data
I received a phone call from a reader, questioning my use of statistics. I thank him for his call, because in an era of social media on the one...
December 5, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 4, 2017
Viewpoint: Thoughts about our lakes, dams and hydros
• Dam removal costs! The poster "Potential cost of Dam Removal" from the Kinni Corridor Project Session 5, "Dam Removal Alternatives," puts the cost of dam removal and related expenses at around $12 million. This number doesn't include cost to replace lost electric generation capacity,...
December 4, 2017 - 2:45pm
December 3, 2017
Viewpoint: Kinni is a keeper
A couple of weeks ago I happened upon an article which covered the auction of memoirs from Albert Einstein. The memoir that fetched the highest...
December 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Greg Peters column: Wonder what a rhino is?
I hear people trying to be "right" every single day; health care; tax plans; stand up; kneel down! Many of us spend more energy than a hydrogen bomb trying to prove ourselves "right" and the last time I checked, there's no hall of fame for wins and losses in life's National Fracas...
December 3, 2017 - 2:45pm
December 2, 2017
Viewpoint: Federal tax reform would benefit Wisconsin
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan did an outstanding job getting major tax reform legislation approved in his oftentimes divided chamber. His leadership on the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act should be commended. While the Wisconsin State Assembly majority membership is much smaller than the U.S....
December 2, 2017 - 8:45am
December 1, 2017
Arts Minded column: Shopping should not be focus of the season
It's the holiday season 2017. And guess what folks? Shopping is not all we can do! Like most of you, we have a wonderful family — and we are planning fine events with them. We know of people in need and we do what we can to help ameliorate those needs.
December 1, 2017 - 8:45am
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
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
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 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