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Locals march for science on Earth Day
'Great Greenwood Giveaway' is back
Wisconsin roundup: UW responds to campus 'free speech' bill; baked-goods question goes before judge; 9 more state news stories
Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and Discover Wisconsin shine spotlight on dairy industry
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
crime and courts
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
RF ready to make 'Torch Run' again
New to New Richmond offers chance to meet people in the area
VIDEO: RF takes back the night
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
Lorraine Ann Younggren Marcinek, 91
Agnes Fogerty, 89
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Paul D. Ritzinger, 62
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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March 24, 2017
SCVBL rosters set for Saints exhibition
The St. Croix Valley Baseball League has released its roster for the Barnstorming Game against the St. Paul Saints May 13, and with most of the league's younger players still committed to their college teams, the SCVBL lineup will feature a host of "hometown heroes" that have been...
March 24, 2017 - 2:15pm
February 9, 2017
Small town kids, big league dreams
Not many small towns in America can boast of having three former high school teammates all playing professional baseball. But River Falls ca...
February 9, 2017 - 3:54pm
December 14, 2016
St. Paul Saints coming to town
What started as a tip of the cap to barnstorming games in the early 1900s has grown into an amazing community event for the St. Paul Saints and...
December 14, 2016 - 3:20pm
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
The River Falls Fighting Fish are going back to the Wisconsin Baseball Association State Tournament finals. The Fish advanced to the 8-team championship...
August 14, 2016 - 8:09pm
August 11, 2016
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
The St. Croix Valley Baseball League champion River Falls Fighting Fish closed out the 2016 season at First National Bank of River Falls Field...
August 11, 2016 - 10:09am
July 28, 2016
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Volunteers turned out at First National Bank of River Falls Field as early as 5 a.m. this morning, Thursday, July 28, to prepare the field for...
July 28, 2016 - 9:45am
July 27, 2016
Legion state baseball tournament underway
The 2016 American Legion Baseball Class AA State Tournament kicked off this morning with the first of four first round games beginning at 10...
July 27, 2016 - 10:29am
July 6, 2016
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
The River Falls Fighting Fish maintained their two-game lead atop the Eau Galle Division standings and moved into sole possession of first place...
July 6, 2016 - 2:43pm
June 23, 2016
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
I went to a ballgame with my dad on Father's Day. We sat in the shade of the covered grandstand at First National Bank of River Falls Field, shared a few beers, and watched the River Falls Groupers over-35 team play the Lonsdale Jokers. If you saw me it may have appeared I was sitting...
June 23, 2016 - 2:10pm
June 16, 2016
Fish rally falls one run short
Bottom of the ninth, bases loaded, nobody out, down by one. That's the situation the River Falls Fighting Fish found themselves in Wednesday...
June 16, 2016 - 3:46pm
June 10, 2016
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the third round of the Major League Baseball amateur draft Friday, June 10. Call, who was selected by the White Sox with the 86th overall pick, celebrated his selection on his twitter account: “Can't believe my dream...
June 10, 2016 - 2:35pm
March 17, 2016
UWRF women skate back to frozen four
The UW-River Falls women's hockey team clinched a berth in the NCAA Division III national semifinals for the third straight year with a 4-1 victory...
March 17, 2016 - 9:14am
November 9, 2015
Troy Burne’s Snyder honored by PGA
The Minnesota Section PGA has named Brent Snyder, director of instruction at Troy Burne Golf Club, as the Minnesota Section PGA Teacher of the...
November 9, 2015 - 11:14am
August 16, 2015
Fighting Fish fall in state quarterfinals
The River Falls Fighting Fish took an early 1-0 lead against the La Crescent Cardinals but the Cardinals scored five runs in the third inning...
August 16, 2015 - 11:07am
August 15, 2015
Bob's Banter: Always more fun when you’re in on the joke
Ever share an inside joke with 8,500 other people? If you’ve ever been to a St. Paul Saints game you probably have. And I did last Saturday night at their beautiful new ballpark—CHS Field—in St. Paul’s Lowertown. Not only was I in on the joke, I got to enjoy it while...
August 15, 2015 - 11:27am