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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
FFA president, River Falls High School student goes on to national tractor competition
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
Shrine hosts university football team before big game
crime and courts
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 9/28/16 Meeting Notice
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Paige Olson variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Randy Cudd variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/4/16 Public Hearing - Verizon Tower Permit request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Agenda
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Brenda P. Hindman, 56
Anna D. Husfloen, 101
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
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February 18, 2016
Watchdog group concerned about money in court race; Latino 'milkers' converge on Capitol for rally today; 12 more news stories from across Wisconsin
WASHINGTON D.C. -- A Washington-based watchdog group is raising red flags over the money that could be funneled into the Wisconsin Supreme Court race. The group "Justice at Stake" said the three candidates in Tuesday's primary raised a combined $1 -million and total spending on TV...
February 18, 2016 - 9:25am
February 15, 2016
UPDATED: Justice Scalia remembered by Abrahamson, Marquette Dean; low turnout expected for Tuesday's primary; plus 14 other news stories from around Wisconsin
As the political debate heats up over his replacement, Justice Antonin Scalia leaves behind vivid memories for Wisconsin legal scholars. Marquette Law School dean Joseph Kearney was a clerk for Scalia in 1995-96 and he called the justice "the most impressive person he ever met." Kearney...
February 15, 2016 - 2:22pm
December 22, 2015
Study: 1 in 3 Kewanee County wells is unsafe; Dems want shared governance restored to UW System; plus 12 more Wisconsin news stories
KEWANEE -- A study funded by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources showed that one-third of private water wells in Kewaunee County do not meet proper human health standards. About 320 of the county's water wells were tested last month, as part of a project by federal researchers...
December 22, 2015 - 9:04am
December 21, 2015
Speaker Ryan brushes off conservative criticism of spending deal; corn, soybean bins jammed in wake of near-perfect crop year; 12 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- House Speaker Paul Ryan of Janesville is brushing off conservative critics of the federal spending package that keeps the government in business through next September. On NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday, Ryan said the GOP was able to advance many, but not all of...
December 21, 2015 - 9:29am
December 4, 2015
Congress passes transportation funding, Obama expected to sign; cheesemakers widen state's production lead; 10 more Wisconsin news stories
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Wisconsin House Republicans Sean Duffy and Glenn Grothman were among a small minority who voted against a five-year federal transportation package. The House passed the $305 billion compromise 359- to 65 on Thursday, and the Senate later voted 83- to 16 to send...
December 4, 2015 - 9:25am
December 1, 2015
State's third fatal hunting victim was Spencer-area dairyman; firm's innovative milk condensation process embraced by investors; 11 more Wisconsin news stories
SPENCER -- A deer hunter found dead near Spencer in central Wisconsin has been identified as 50-year-old Mark Bychinski. DNR Hunter Education Coordinator Jon King said Monday the victim was found at the base of a tree. His rifle was found hanging nearby on a rope that was apparently...
December 1, 2015 - 9:07am
September 30, 2015
Low stress cattle handling program and certification offered
UW-Extension and UW-River Falls are teaming up to offer Beef & Dairy Quality Assurance certification programs on Friday and Saturday, Oct....
September 30, 2015 - 10:34am
September 4, 2015
'Late Blight' devastating local tomatoes
Late blight is a destructive disease of tomatoes and potatoes, and it has recently been confirmed in Pierce, Polk and St. Croix Counties, according...
September 4, 2015 - 12:38pm
July 17, 2015
AgStar donates to help save fair buildings
The AgStar Fund for Rural America has awarded a $3,000 grant to the Friends of the St. Croix County Fair in Glenwood City, for updates to the...
July 17, 2015 - 12:26pm
Saturday’s 'Breakfast on the Farm' will bring farmers, visitors together
With a statewide initiative to promote the dairy industry in June, Pierce County will try to do its part by hosting a Dairy Breakfast on...
June 17, 2015 - 2:58pm
April 28, 2015
Healthy Homes and Garden Gig at Badlands May 16
St. Croix County HCE (Home Community Education) is hosting their second HEALTHY HOMES AND GARDENS GIG on Saturday, May 16, at the Badlands Sno-park...
April 28, 2015 - 12:33pm
April 27, 2015
School gardens get help from Chartwells, volunteers needed
Sherry Bruggeman, (back left) presents a check for $500 from Chartwells Food Service to some young gardeners for the River Falls School District...
April 27, 2015 - 2:02pm
March 5, 2015
School garden safety and success
School gardens are wonderful tools to provide students with unique and productive learning opportunities. Gardens not only help kids learn about...
March 5, 2015 - 12:17am
February 27, 2015
Plant disease class offered
Whether you grow flowers, vegetables, lawn grass, trees, shrubs or houseplants, chances are at some point you will have a plant with a problem....
February 27, 2015 - 12:01pm
February 24, 2015
Pie eating poll begins, vote for your favorite dairy celebrity
The Pie Eating Contest is a three-week voting campaign where you can see your favorite dairy industry celebrity eating pie -- without their hands!...
February 24, 2015 - 10:40am