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AnglingBuzz: The Walleye - Mayfly Connection
Optometrist has vision for eye care center
Sex offender-parolee arrested in Baldwin
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Roaming goats, stolen snakes and scammers
Driving again, but in the right direction
crime and courts
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
Wildcats’ historic baseball season ends in extra innings
Wild Side: Green slime stinks of greed
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional championship
Wildcats sectional baseball champs
New family winery in River Falls featured on Spectrum West July 6
Gear up for ‘Cruisin for a Cause” on July 18
Featured photo: Monarch butterflies
Registration open for ‘Paddle with a Ranger’
Minnesota Orchestra performs free outdoor concert in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
AD FOR BIDS: St Croix County Health Center Additions/ Renovation
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/9/15 Special Meeting - Board Candidates
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/6/15 Hearing and Town Board Meeting
Florence J.(McMillen) Anderson-Trowbridge, 89
Beverly Thompson, 86
Daryl Albert Feyereisen, 75
Beverly Ruth Thompson, 86
Marjorie Wilma Yanisch, 88
Days Gone By: Elixirs, liniments, and pain relievers
Featured column: My gardening career: From potato bugs to soil fungus
Days Gone By: Sugar -- once a thriving business, until tragedy struck
Ready for a summer of experiences
Get Out! Deals
January 20, 2015
'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
INSIDE SLANT: NFL team report on the Packers
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers said his piece shortly after the cruel turn of events: "This one's going to hurt for a while because of the close proximity of feeling that feeling when the clock hits zero and you're ahead. We gave it away." Fast forward about 2,000 miles, two time zones...
January 20, 2015 - 9:27am
Seahawks kept believing until the end
RENTON, Wash. -- It was far from a direct route back to the Super Bowl for the Seattle Seahawks. But finally, a straight pass from Russell Wilson to Jermaine Kearse washed away a day of frustration and led the Seahawks back to the NFL's biggest game and a chance to become just...
January 20, 2015 - 9:13am
January 19, 2015
Behind the drama, Seattle's defense crucial again
By Simon Evans SEATTLE, Jan 19 (Reuters) - The Seattle Seahawks' improbable come-from-behind win over the Green Bay Packers in Sunday's NFC championship game will be remembered for the key turning points that produced a jaw-dropping finale. Two rushing touchdowns, a recovered...
January 19, 2015 - 4:24pm
Patriots' Brady, young at heart, eager for Super Bowl shot
By Larry Fine FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Jan 19 (Reuters) - Tom Brady briskly handled his news conference on Sunday after another postseason win had...
January 19, 2015 - 4:21pm
Seahawks: Surreal in Seattle
A timeline of the most dramatic comeback in NFC Championship Game history: --Behind 16-0 in the third quarter, Seattle scores its first touchdown from field goal formation when erstwhile holder Jon Ryan throws a 19-yard touchdown to rookie offensive tackle Garry Gilliam (who briefly...
January 19, 2015 - 4:18pm
Patriots, Seahawks have tools to deliver Super Bowl classic
By Frank Pingue Jan 19 (Reuters) - The Super Bowl has an unwanted reputation for being a bust rather than an edge-of-your-seat thriller, but...
January 19, 2015 - 4:12pm
January 15, 2015
Golden girl: Frisbie Gatorade runner of year
CHICAGO — In its 30th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High...
sports / high school
January 15, 2015 - 3:50pm
January 13, 2015
Grants available for trails and parks
If you and your community are seeking ways to fund plans for trails, parks, green space, water space and conservation, plan to attend a discussion...
sports / outdoors
January 13, 2015 - 9:26am
January 9, 2015
Putting the home back in homecoming
The 2015 River Falls High School Homecoming may be over nine months away, but River Falls’ native and RFHS graduate Jeff Bjork is already making...
January 9, 2015 - 2:49pm
Hey kids, slam dunk contest coming up
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2015 Knights of Columbus International Free...
sports / amateur
January 9, 2015 - 8:44am
January 8, 2015
Wildcat hoops teams both win
Both the River Falls boys’ and girls’ basketball teams extended their winning streaks by beating Eau Claire Memorial in their respective...
sports / high school
January 8, 2015 - 3:24pm
Wild Side: A long trip south to the Suwannee River delta
My wife Carol and I take joy in being in wild places. We acknowledge our biophilia; the renowned Harvard biologist E.O. Wilson’s term for humans’...
sports / outdoors
January 8, 2015 - 10:08am
January 2, 2015
Wild Side: Learning in a murder of crows
Birds of the 42 species in the Corvidae family are really smart. They are among the most successful of animals with a nearly world-wide distribution....
sports / outdoors
January 2, 2015 - 8:56am