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K9-Playtime brings country-style dog fun to the city
Rep. Dean Knudson receives State Chamber’s “Working for Wisconsin” Award
On the Job: Rory Palm
On the Job: Steve Leitch
Parents want their school treated like the others
crime and courts
Pepper Fest 5K winners
Wild Side: Masters of Camoflage
Fighting Fish roll into state finals
WBA playoffs begin tonight
Wild Side: The summer wild flower show
Music Madams entertain at the hospital
Thanks to the Auxiliary, sick children will receive Christmas stockings
New leaders at Journey House
Amy Kahler benefit Aug. 23
Young and talented and boy does he have the blues
arts and entertainment
Alex P. Johnson, 20
Rev. Carl Ziemer, Jr., 67
Adolph "Bud" Hanken, 85
Sandy D. Kinneman, 72
Sophie Fredrick, 102
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 8/26/14 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Collins Outfall Restoration
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- North Main Pond Restoration
FORECLOSURE: US Bank v. Mark B. Sylla, Case No. 13-CV-524
PROBATE NOTICE: Theodore R. Andrle Estate; Case No. 14PR44
Days Gone By: 1964 Golf "kids"
Days Gone By
Days Gone By: 1974 K of C Girls Bowling
Days Gone By: Evelyn Baker reminiscing
Days Gone By: Matzek reunions
April 26, 2013
Microchip bridges 1,800-mile gap between owner, cat
A cat that showed up on the doorstep of the South Wood County Humane Society has been reunited with its owners in Tucson, Ariz. The 10 year old Siamese cat, Ace, arrived at the organization's front door the morning of April 22 with no tag or note. When volunteers scanned the cat...
outdoors / news / life
April 26, 2013 - 10:54am
April 25, 2013
Wild Side: Phenology has gone wild this spring
T.S. Elliot's poem, The Waste Land, starts, "April is the cruelest month...stirring dull roots with spring rain." Elliot borrowed that theme from the first line of Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales (translated from Old English), "When April with his showers sweet; The drought...
sports / outdoors
April 25, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 24, 2013
DNR says: Seek and destroy gypsy-moth eggs
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says gypsy moth eggs will start hatching over the next few weeks, so now is the time to find and kill them. The DNR wants homeowners to search trees, houses, firewood piles, play sets and any other outdoor surfaces for the egg masses,...
April 24, 2013 - 3:29pm
Kinni Cleanup a go
After snowy weather forced the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust to postpone its annual spring cleaning event, the garbage-gathering activity was...
news / outdoors
April 24, 2013 - 10:22am
April 22, 2013
'Habitat Handout Day' set for May 4 at Baldwin
BALDWIN - Property owners in Pierce and St. Croix counties interested in making their land wildlife friendly are invited to attend the annual "Habitat Handout Day" and receive free spruce trees, wildlife friendly shrubs and seed for wildlife food plots. The distribution takes place...
news / outdoors
April 22, 2013 - 4:28pm
April 18, 2013
River association hosts author William Souder
The St. Croix River Association will hold its annual Spring Gathering on May 14. Guest speaker will be local distinguished author, William Souder,...
outdoors / life
April 18, 2013 - 9:24am
April 17, 2013
Deer-dressing men face fines
The state DNR says five suburban Milwaukee men who trapped and put a T-shirt on a wild deer could be fined up to $300 each. WTMJ Radio and TV reported this week on a YouTube video from Oak Creek that showed five men create an elaborate trap, wrestle with a deer, then put a shirt...
April 17, 2013 - 11:27am
UPDATE: Weather forces KRLT to postpone Kinni Cleanup
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust announced the morning of Friday, April 19, that due to the weather, it has postponed the annual cleanup event...
outdoors / news / events
April 17, 2013 - 9:48am
April 11, 2013
Wild Side: Returning sandhill cranes herald spring
On March 27, Carol and I were cleaning up the landing area where logs harvested from our woods had been stockpiled. The ground was frozen and...
sports / outdoors
April 11, 2013 - 3:14pm
Local hunter takes first turkey
Carter Hall, a seventh grader at Meyer Middle School, shot his first turkey during the statewide Spring Youth Turkey Hunt Saturday, April 6. Hall bagged the turkey while hunting east of River Falls. The annual youth turkey hunt is designed to give hunters ages 10-15 an opportunity...
April 11, 2013 - 10:01am
April 10, 2013
Amphibians invade the library
Randy Korb of the Gaylord Nelson Audubon Society visited the River Falls Public Library April 6 to share interesting information and his collection of amphibians with area families. About 100 people attended the event which displayed salamanders, tree frogs, toads, and other frog...
education / outdoors
April 10, 2013 - 11:21am
April 2, 2013
City's manmade pond morphs into 'Swan Lake'
"I saw this big white bird, but I was too far away," said River Falls resident Linda Amundsen. "I had to check it out." That was in February....
April 2, 2013 - 8:45am
March 29, 2013
Wild Side: Trip to the tropics causes self-induced thermal shock
Carol and I have enjoyed winter escapes to the tropics of Central America for more than 20 years. This year we had another great time in Belize....
sports / outdoors
March 29, 2013 - 10:25am
March 27, 2013
Assemblyman proposes woodchuck-hunting season
Woodchucks would no longer be a protected species in Wisconsin under a bill that's being drafted by a state Assembly Republican. De Pere Representative Andre Jacque proposes a hunting season for woodchucks that would run from March through December. Hunters and trappers could take...
March 27, 2013 - 12:13pm
March 14, 2013
UPDATED: Complex clean-up efforts ongoing at site of fatal truck crash into Red Cedar
The difficult and dangerous cleanup of chemicals from the Red Cedar River at Menomonie continued Thursday with cleanup crews making significant progress, the state Department of Natural Resources reports. Underwater video shows fish swimming above the debris field at the bottom of...
news / outdoors / accidents
March 14, 2013 - 4:18pm