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UPDATE -- RF man dead in car-motorcycle collision near Hudson's St. Croix Business Park, Tuesday evening
crime and courts
Sports Roundup Video: Amateur baseball, Fall sports preview, memories of training camp
PCHA asks records of military be shared
RFAH recognized nationally
Noted local family reunites for a special anniversary
Gathering beckons to those in need of shelter
arts and entertainment
Beth C. Ulrich, 65
June V. Matteson, 76
Clyde Gunsallus, 90
Richard A. M. Kruger, 70
Carol M. Lindquist, 68
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/24/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: July & August, 2014 Hydrant Flushing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
Days Gone By
Governor’s political ploy derided by some Republicans
October 16, 2009
School districts get overall reduction in state aid
Wisconsin school districts officially got the bad news many were expecting Thursday. The state released the final school aid figures and most districts are getting less than a year ago. In the summer, it was estimated that one of every five school systems would get 15 percent less,...
October 16, 2009 - 9:00am
February 4, 2009
State takes over running Milwaukee County's aid programs
A state official says Wisconsin's largest county has failed for years in running its own programs for the poor so Madison will do it for them. In an unprecedented move, state health services secretary Karen Timberlake said Tuesday that her agency will manage Milwaukee County's medical...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Upper Midwest states split on federal aid
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle appeared before the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, asking that his state get its share of money...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Committee gives go ahead to municipal state aid payments
Wisconsin communities that host state government facilities will get their extra state aid back. The co-chairs of the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee said they're no longer blocking about $22 million which communities get to provide police and other local services at places...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Doyle to ask for federal help Thursday
Gov. Jim Doyle will testify Thursday before the House Appropriations Committee in Washington. And among other things, he'll tell lawmakers that the troubled auto industry is just one reason Wisconsin needs federal help. President-elect Barack Obama has promised to ease the budget...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Congress leaving town without addressing needs of flood victims
More federal aid could be on the way for Midwest flood victims, but not until September at the earliest. The Senate Appropriations Committee delayed action Thursday on a package that included an undetermined amount of supplemental flood aid, and $4 billion- in tax breaks. Lawmakers...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Feds not sure how much money will be available to Wisconsin for next disaster
Federal officials say it's too early to decide how much funding will be available to help Wisconsin flood victims guard against the next disaster. FEMA spokesman Mike McCormick says it doesn't make sense to budget re-building funds until all the victims get registered with his agency. That...
July 16, 2008 - 9:00am
July 1, 2008
Doyle wants to make sure Wisconsin gets share of federal disaster aid
July 1, 2008 - 9:00am
June 17, 2008
Section of I-94 still closed, farmers hurt and Lake Delton gets federal aid
It might be the end of June before you can take Interstate-94 from Madison to Milwaukee. Officials now say the flooded-out stretch from Delafield to Lake Mills will stay closed for awhile because the Rock and Crawfish rivers will remain above their historic highs for at least...
June 17, 2008 - 9:00am