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UW-River Falls to host seminar on marketing livestock
Pierce Board of supervisors sworn in
Wisconsin roundup: Missing Eau Claire man’s mother confirms discovery; more state news stories
St. Croix County ERU team called for Baldwin incident
Possible school threat reported in Prescott
crime and courts
Falcon Roundup: Softball opens WIAC play with splits; Boys hoops camps at UWRF
Change coming to youth football
Say it ain't snow!
Netters squeeze in a win
UWRF to host girls' hoops camps
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
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/25/18 Coffee with Superintendent
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/23/18 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/23/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC: 4/25/18 Annual Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Initial Resolution: Bonds- Parks & Public Grounds
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
UW-River Falls annual colt sale set for May 5
Fresh ideas for area business owners offered through workshop
Travis named provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at UW-River Falls
Place a Business Announcement
Ethel Louise Johnson
Lisa M. Linhart
Stephen C. Vorwald
Cheryl Ann McCarten
James R. Knippel
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Mike Thompson for School Board
Woodworking column: Long live the 4th Estate!
Views from the Right column: The problem with fairness
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
Letters to the editor: Scientifically literate, not liberal; Thank you, plow drivers
Out in Leftfield column: The soundtrack of my life
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December 24, 2017
Woodworking column: Dave's food tips and tricks
Last summer my sister Kip arrived for a visit with news from her doctor. "I've found," she told us, "that I am gluten intolerant and can no longer eat stuff made with wheat." Oh, oh. That turned out to be a problem. No more vodka martinis made with inexpensive vodka, which is distilled...
December 24, 2017 - 7:49am
December 23, 2017
Viewpoint: An easy dam decision
Our community is currently faced with a big decision. A decision with a now four-year foundation of community stakeholder group discussions and one year of active community involvement. What we are faced with is actually an easy dam decision and an incredible opportunity.
December 23, 2017 - 7:49am
December 21, 2017
Library column: New Year brings new events
The Library will be closed for the holidays, Dec. 24, 25, and 26 and Jan. 1. We will be open on our regular hours on Saturday, Dec. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 31 1-4 p.m. Be sure to stop in and pick up movies and books for the long weekend! Have a wonderful and safe...
December 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
Tammy Baldwin column: Washington needs to work for Wisconsin, not special interests
This column was written by U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
December 21, 2017 - 7:39am
December 17, 2017
Woodworking column: Rutabaga accomplishment not what it once was
The world, alas, is passing me by. As I approach my 81st Christmas on this mortal coil, I have learned in my latest copy of Smithsonian magazine that my once proud accomplishment means nothing in this brave new world of agronomy. I refer, of course, to that landmark year of 1972...
December 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Viewpoint: Working for Wisconsin veterans
During my recent veterans town hall meetings across Wisconsin, I heard directly from Wisconsin veterans on the need to improve the care and services our veterans are getting from the Department of Veterans Affairs. While many of our veterans like our local VA facilities, the process...
December 17, 2017 - 8:45am
December 16, 2017
From this Perch: It's a wildfire!
It seems we're in the midst of a wildfire these days, and I don't mean the fires that are ravaging Southern California. I'm referring to the wave of sexual misconduct allegations that have caused some big heads to roll lately. We haven't seen the last of this, and I'll bet more than...
December 16, 2017 - 8:45am
December 15, 2017
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Those of us who've noticed an unmistakable decline in the ability to accomplish all the verses of Good King Wenceslas may want to track down the following story (published in the Fall 2017 issue of University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Alumni Magazine) titled Creative Genius. Featured...
December 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 10, 2017
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Due to the repeated failures in the wording of the justice system, my brother has been branded a sex offender of which he is innocent.
December 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
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