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Media schooled on River Crossing highway-surface project
St. Croix panel opposes proposal to shift assessments to counties
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
High speed chase ends with suspect taken from trunk of car
County man faces charges in domestic assault case
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Weekend Happenings, March 27-29
In River Falls, Easter eggs aren’t just for kids
One woman’s legacy brings enduring artistry to River Falls Church
Featured photo: Bear tracks
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Community Meeting- Park Master Plans
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/23/15 Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/6/15 Public Hearing re: Cernohous Rezone Request
Corrine Anne Drost, 75
Mary Anne (Frable) Hetrick, 64
Daniel H. Lay, 82
Richard F. Lasar, 86
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Days Gone By
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
Featured column: River Falls Public Library notes
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January 27, 2015
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Pete Carroll had a mission when he took over as coach of the Seattle Seahawks in 2010 -- to prove that his large-and-in-charge coaching model could work in the NFL. It was not the way things operated during his three years in New England. "This is a football game we play," Carroll...
January 27, 2015 - 9:14am
January 26, 2015
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said he hasn't yet spoken to NFL investigators regarding the underinflated footballs controversy, but he's now putting those thoughts and feelings aside leading up to Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks. Brady talked to ESPN's...
January 26, 2015 - 11:31am
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
The NFL and YouTube announced a partnership on Monday that will deliver content on a new channel. Through the official NFL channel on YouTube -- and video directly viewable for Google Search users -- the partnership will enable fans to engage with NFL content on computers, tablets...
January 26, 2015 - 9:57am
January 25, 2015
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
The New York Jets will hire Rex Hogan as their director of college scouting and Brian Heimerdinger to a prominent front-office role, according to NFL Network. Hogan served as a national scout for the Chicago Bears, but was released from his contract. He had been a scout with the...
January 25, 2015 - 11:21am
January 24, 2015
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater said Saturday that the NFL Players Association has recommended players avoid publicly talking about the league's ongoing investigation regarding under inflated footballs. "I'd love to get into that with you, but we have been instructed...
January 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
By Andrew Both Reuters More than 100 million Americans are expected to watch this year's Super Bowl, but there are about 7 billion people in the rest of the world who may not be so captivated. The NFL has a loyal following in countries including Britain, Australia, Canada...
January 24, 2015 - 12:09pm
January 22, 2015
Fusion take lead in BRC
The St. Croix Valley Fusion girls’ hockey team moved into sole possession of first place in the Big Rivers Conference standings with a 2-0 shutout victory over Hudson last Thursday, Jan. 15, at Wildcat Centre. The Fusion found themselves on the other end of a shutout Friday night...
sports / high school
January 22, 2015 - 11:46am
'DEFLATE GATE': Belichick: 'No explanation for what happened'
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick opened his Thursday press conference with an eight-minute statement intended to let the air out of Deflategate. "I don't have an explanation for what happened," Belichick said, and then repeated during a barrage of questions at Gillette...
January 22, 2015 - 9:12am
Packers remain in shock from loss to Seahawks
An unlikely turn of events that started late in the NFC Championship Game turned more bizarre for the Green Bay Packers. Head coach Mike McCarthy abruptly postponed his season-ending news conference scheduled for late Wednesday morning. Also scrapped was subsequent media availability...
January 22, 2015 - 9:00am
January 21, 2015
Opinions vary widely on 'DeflateGate'
Now that the NFL investigation has reportedly found 11 of New England's 12 allotted game footballs in the AFC Championship Game were underinflated, the topic continues to be the talk around the nation and league whether the Patriots cheated. Reports surfaced after the Patriots...
January 21, 2015 - 1:08pm
New England heartbeat still in Boston; Seahawk fans among most boisterous
New England has the Boston Tea Party and cream pie, Seattle has Starbucks and marijuana but only one will be crowned Super Bowl champions after an East Coast versus West Coast clash of teams as different as the cities they represent. It will be Beantown versus the Emerald City...
January 21, 2015 - 10:20am
'DEFLATE GATE': Ball no longer in Belichick's court
By Jeff Reynolds Before the biggest game of his life, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Brad Johnson paid $7,500 to guarantee the 100 game balls provided by the NFL were personalized to his liking before Super Bowl XXXVII. Letting the air out of the ball before the 2014...
January 21, 2015 - 10:14am
January 20, 2015
Belichick sees Staubach in Wilson's game
The New England Patriots and Bill Belichick lost their only game against the Seattle Seahawks during the Russell Wilson-Pete Carroll era, 24-23 in 2012. The memories of that game are distant and unglorious in Foxborough, Mass. "Not a lot of great ones," Belichick said Tuesday. Patriots'...
January 20, 2015 - 1:28pm
'DEFLATE-GATE': Belichick directs questions to NFL; Colts interception sparked investigation
A second-quarter interception by Indianapolis Colts inside linebacker D'Qwell Jackson started the ball rolling into the investigation of the New England Patriots possibly intentionally deflating footballs. According to Newsday, Jackson's pick in the second quarter, with the Colts...
January 20, 2015 - 12:50pm
INSIDE SLANT: NFL team report on the Patriots
Though the theory will be tested by the two weeks between Sunday's conference championship games and Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1 in Glendale, Ariz., there would appear to be endless intriguing storylines as the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks prepare to do battle in the desert. Patriots...
January 20, 2015 - 9:37am