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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’
Wild Side: Protect your ash; don’t move firewood
December 8, 2015 - 11:51am
December 4, 2015
Westside Elementary School third grader Auden Pankonin in his award-filled bedroom in his town of Troy home.
Champion’s heart: Westside 3rd grader meets Olympic hero
December 4, 2015 - 7:00am
December 2, 2015
Wildcat senior Jacob Siroin (12) drives to the hoop in the first half of the Cats’ 66-62 loss to Fridley in the season opener Tuesday, Dec. 1, in River Falls. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Wildcat boys drop opener to Fridley
December 2, 2015 - 11:20am
November 21, 2015
The top photo shows the remaining small stream. What’s left of the dam is visible in the lower left corner of the photo.(Photos by Mike Demulling, manager of the New Richmond Regional Airport)
Willow River State Park lake has different look
November 21, 2015 - 5:32am
November 12, 2015
Walking ferns with pointed leaves growing on a moss-covered limestone boulder. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Many plants still green in November
November 12, 2015 - 2:22pm
November 10, 2015
Wildcat junior Lucy Ley (12) was named to the 2015 All-Big Rivers Conference Volleyball First team after recording a team-high 339 kills this season. Ley earned second team All-BRC honors as a sophomore in 2014. (River Falls Journal file photo)
Four Wildcats All-BRC volleyball
November 10, 2015 - 3:14pm
November 9, 2015
Brent Snyder, Director of Instruction at Troy Burne Golf Club, was honored as the Minnesota Section PGA Teacher of the Year at the Minnesota Section’s 2015 Fall Meeting last week at Bunker Hills Golf Course in Coon Rapids. (Submitted photo)
Troy Burne’s Snyder honored by PGA
November 9, 2015 - 11:14am
November 6, 2015
Wildcat soccer falls in OT in state semifinal
November 6, 2015 - 4:42pm
November 3, 2015
A happy Wildcat soccer team consisting of Jari Zoller, Jacob Bilicke, Damian Overby, Charlie Radosovich, Michael Smits, Mason Linehan, Hart Shelton-Davies, Christian Bel, Cylus Young, Hunter Damsgard, Curtis Turner, Sam Fosler, Taylor Uetz, Devlin Laidlaw, Derick Hansen, Lucas Rock, Hunter Henk, Thomas Scott, Michael Sylla, Sam Filkins, Karl Linton, Justin Duran, Mitchell Favor, Connor Weinzirl and Niko Zoller celebrates the first WIAA sectional championship in program history.
Wildcat soccer sectional champs
November 3, 2015 - 1:47pm
October 30, 2015
A hunter and his dogs at the start of a pheasant hunt on a beautiful fall morning. (Dan Wilcox photo)
Wild Side: Watch out for friends and dogs when hunting
October 30, 2015 - 9:56am
October 21, 2015
River Falls’ Calla Dexheimer, Emma Handlos and Elizabeth Gunderson run together during the girls’ race at the Big Rivers Conference Cross Country Championship last Saturday in Menomonie. Handlos finished 12th, Gunderson was 14th and Dexheimer placed 19th to help the Wildcat girls finish third in the final team standings. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)
Cross Country brings home 3rd and 4th places
October 21, 2015 - 9:44am