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February 18, 2016
Wildcat senior Matthew Williamson takes down New Richmond's Caleb Neumann in a 195-pound semifinal match at the WIAA Division 1 wrestling sectional in New Richmond last Saturday. Williamson lost an 8-4 decision but came back to beat Austen Jahnke of Eau Claire Memorial and Drew Midby of Hudson to capture second place. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Wrestlers send 11 to sectional
February 18, 2016 - 9:41am
Wildcat senior Charlie Byron (40) goes in for a layup as teammate Kyle Larson (44) makes some room in the second half of the Cats' 49-45 victory over Chippewa Falls Feb. 12. The win avenged a 64-51 loss to the Cardinals earlier this season and knocked Chippewa Falls into a first place tie in the Big Rivers Conference with Eau Claire Memorial while the Wildcats evened their BRC record at 5-5. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Cats knock off first place Cards
February 18, 2016 - 9:36am
Wildcat freshman Bailey Reardon (23) puts up a left-handed shot in the lane in the first half of the Cats' 56-44 win over Prescott Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the high school. Reardon finished with 10 points and six rebounds in the win. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Girls hoops wins 2 of 3; home for playoff opener
February 18, 2016 - 9:25am
February 11, 2016
Candlelight ski, hike at Willow River
February 11, 2016 - 9:32am
February 5, 2016
Kendra Lesmeister (14), and Hannah Zevenbergen (19) celebrate after Zevenbergen scored to go-ahead goal in the St. Croix Valley Fusion’s 3-2 victory over Hudson Thursday, Feb. 4, at Wildcat Centre. The win clinched the Big Rivers Conference championship for the Fusion and gave head coach Matt Cranston his 200th career victory. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Fusion clinch BRC title; give Cranston 200th victory
February 5, 2016 - 3:00pm
True snow birds.  A flock of snow buntings at the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust Kelly Creek Preserve northeast of River Falls. ( Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Arctic songbirds on winter vacation
February 5, 2016 - 1:15pm
February 4, 2016
'Butterflies for Birders' at RFPL this Saturday
February 4, 2016 - 12:38pm
January 28, 2016
Spring volleyball season parents' meeting
January 28, 2016 - 8:06am
January 21, 2016
An oak savanna restoration in progress.  This part of the Foster Conservation Reserve in River Falls was overgrown with invasive common buckthorn a few years ago. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Prairie enthusiasts restore oak savanna
January 21, 2016 - 12:15pm
January 13, 2016
St. Croix Valley Fusion goalie Ellen Coggio denies Hayward’s Alex Grubb’ (11) attempt to put home a rebound in the first period of the Fusion’s 3-2 loss to the Hurricanes last Tuesday at Wildcat Centre. Coggio finished with 20 saves in the game. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Fusion hockey goes 2 for 3 against state’s best
January 13, 2016 - 2:36pm
January 10, 2016
Falls of the Kinnickinnic River in River Falls in the 1860s. (Wisconsin Historical Society photo)
Wild Side: Clean, clear, cold and free-flowing
January 10, 2016 - 9:16am
December 30, 2015
Snowshoe at Willow River Jan. 9
December 30, 2015 - 11:32am
December 25, 2015
Black capped chickadees have excellent memories of where they cache food.  (Wisconsin DNR photo)
Wild Side: Where did I store all that food?
December 25, 2015 - 11:04am
December 11, 2015
Wildcat senior Karly Murphy (42) hits a jump-hook over Hudson's Kylee Christiansen in the Cats' 52-38 loss to the Raiders Tuesday night, Dec. 8. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Murphy scores 47 in Wildcat win
December 11, 2015 - 2:56pm
December 8, 2015
Serpentine tunnels carved by emerald ash borer larvae under the bark of an ash tree. (Photo from Don’tMoveFirewood.org)
Wild Side: Protect your ash; don’t move firewood
December 8, 2015 - 11:51am
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