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River Falls Journal
Slow road to rural broadband continues
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
June 20, 2014
Wild Side: Rough fish aren't rough to eat
Many of us are convinced that the only good-tasting wild freshwater fish are bluegills, crappies, yellow perch and walleyes. They all have sweet,...
June 20, 2014 - 12:54pm
June 2, 2014
Wild Side: Many jacks in the woods this spring
One of the most distinctive of the spring ephemeral plants is the Jack-in-the Pulpit, “Arisaema triphyllum.” Growing up to two feet tall...
June 2, 2014 - 8:56am
May 16, 2014
Wild Side: A dangerous fungus among us
By Dan Wilcox, outdoor columnist Among the most abundant organisms on earth are the fungi. They live in the soil, in plants, in rivers and...
May 16, 2014 - 9:11am
May 2, 2014
Wild Side: Planted prairie blackened again
--by Dan Wilcox, outdoor columnist After a hot and smoky time on our planted prairie last Saturday afternoon, a somewhat tired bunch of friends...
May 2, 2014 - 3:11pm
April 22, 2014
Brother and sister act
Siblings Kaley Manglitz, left, and Mason Manglitz both bagged turkeys minutes apart during the statewide Youth Turkey Hunt last weekend. Kaley,...
April 22, 2014 - 8:02am
April 21, 2014
Wild Side: Tiny insects and changing climate threaten majestic hemlocks
Hiking through the forests of my boyhood in northeastern Ohio again last week, I was reminded of how much I enjoy standing in a grove of stately...
April 21, 2014 - 8:59am
April 2, 2014
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
EAU CLAIRE – State wildlife biologists invite anyone interested in the status of their local deer herd to attend the annual spring fish and game hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, in their county. In the past, early spring herd status meetings were based on groupings of deer management...
April 2, 2014 - 12:05pm
March 12, 2014
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
H2O is a quirky molecule. Among its unique characteristics are multiple phases; solid, liquid, gas with rapid phase changes during minor changes...
March 12, 2014 - 8:50am
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
A bat flew by my nose as I was sitting on the patio last evening. The swooshing flutter startled me from my book. Bats were flying laps around...
March 12, 2014 - 8:36am
February 27, 2014
Wild Side: Heavy snow is tough on trees
--By Dan Wilcox We’ve had five storms in the last year that started out with sleet and freezing rain and then turned to heavy wet snow...
February 27, 2014 - 1:40pm
February 14, 2014
Wild Side: Where are the falls in River Falls?
I can’t recall how many times I’ve been asked to explain to people inquiring about where the waterfalls are in River Falls. The falls...
February 14, 2014 - 12:45pm
January 31, 2014
Wildside: Snowbirds return to the snow
Carol and I were in Cedar Key on the Gulf Coast of Florida last week, enjoying weather in the 60’s and paddling around the offshore islands...
January 31, 2014 - 10:19am
This event is free at your area state park
Willow River State Park, 1034 County Road A in Hudson, will be hosting its annual candlelight ski and hiking event from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday,...
January 31, 2014 - 9:47am
January 22, 2014
Wildside: Snowbirds find other snowbirds down south
Carol and I continued south after a good time with my family and friends in Ohio over Christmas. We were fortunate to escape the way-below-zero...
January 22, 2014 - 8:13am
November 8, 2013
Wild Side: Bipedal hominids enjoy the savanna and the beach
Many of us enjoy strolling through a park-like setting with scattered trees and grassy ground vegetation. We also enjoy time on a beach. These...
November 8, 2013 - 10:07am