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Wisconsin roundup:Feds suggest revised rules for Upper Mississippi River; Amery man accused of animal mistreatment; more state news stories
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: PO box incident; Pursuit through River Falls
Somerset man convicted in Minn. rape case
River Falls man convicted in rape case
Wisconsin roundup: Driver cited for no license 36th time; more state news
crime and courts
Murphy earns postseason honor at UWGB
RF girls golf team receives Team Academic All-State recognition
National Eagle Center introduces newest bald eagle ambassador: Latsch
Powerlifters set the bar high at state meet
Whitewater tabbed for softball title
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/21/18 Referendum Forums
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Official Advertising
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/19/18 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/30/18 Special Meeting Minutes
Momma's Bling Thing opens on Main Street
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
WITC-New Richmond Earns Family Friendly Workplace Certification
WW Health Offering Care at Christian Community Home
Another option for morning coffee in Ellsworth
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Rosella Anna Huppert
Stewart A. Lentz
Evan Lyle Hall
Audrey Black Alton
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Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Woodworking column: Caveat Emptor
Letters to the editor: Why should children pay the penalty?
Viewpoint: Kinni badminton
From this Perch: Here's to Hope!
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March 16, 2018
Arts Minded column: We're all Irish Saturday
Saturday is St. Patrick's Day! That's the day we do Irish things and celebrate the Celtic part of our heritage. And CAB has a heck of a good way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. The River Falls Community Arts Base is having a special St. Patrick's Day "Barn Dance" 7-9:30 p.m. in the...
March 16, 2018 - 10:13am
February 28, 2018
Arts Minded column: Public art honors refugees and immigrants
Public art is taking a timely turn at defining the meaning and worth of refugees and immigrants to American life. In a Feb. 24 PBS news segment titled "Boston Stands With Immigrants," Mori Rothman interviewed photographer, Erik Jacobs, about his compelling larger-than-life photographic...
February 28, 2018 - 6:09pm
February 16, 2018
Arts Minded column: Looking for budding artists
Art's House Gallery has space for budding artists to exhibit their work. Right now, the gallery has a fine "Valentine" exhibit — some of those artists, as good as they are, are no better known than YOU. If you are not an artist, you need to see this exhibit. It includes three...
February 16, 2018 - 2:35pm
February 11, 2018
The High 48s bluegrass band at The Phipps
The High 48s bluegrass band will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. Since forming in 2006,...
February 11, 2018 - 5:02pm
February 7, 2018
'Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook' at The Phipps
"Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook," a play by Allison Gregory adapted from the popular book series by Barbara Park, will be performed by The Phipps...
February 7, 2018 - 7:00pm
February 1, 2018
Arts Minded column: Coming together as 'Crokicurl'
Flying back home to ice and snow country, I dug into a story in the January 2018 issue of Delta Sky. Ordinarily I might not pay it much mind, but an article titled "Right on the Button" referenced my home town of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. My interest was peaked. You may ask what's...
February 1, 2018 - 7:15pm
January 28, 2018
Alcohol ink painting workshop at The Phipps
Beginning Alcohol Ink Painting on Tile, a workshop for adults, will be offered 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at The Phipps Center for the Arts....
January 28, 2018 - 7:00am
January 25, 2018
Making corrections and additions to our calendar
This arts calendar update includes a correction of the Jan. 18 ArtsMinded column and the addition of events near at hand. Correct dates for the Frances Cohler Coffee Concert Series follow. All are free, Fridays at noon, Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell Fine Arts, UW-RF. • Jan. 26,...
January 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 17, 2018
Arts Minded column: Do you want to exhibit your artwork? You can!
How many of those reading are artists — but have never had quite the chance to exhibit their art? You've done art for years — maybe started as a toddler. Many have told you that you do a pretty good job? Maybe your high school art teacher was smitten by your work. Maybe...
January 17, 2018 - 1:33pm
January 15, 2018
Arts Minded column: Iris Apfel — inspiration to anyone of any age
As I contemplated my wardrobe choices for a fancy, black tie New Year's party last week, I was reminded of a documentary film about a woman whose life is a serious work of art. If you are unaware of the nonagenarian, Iris Apfel, you are missing out on someone whose free flowing vision...
January 15, 2018 - 10:00pm
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Those of us who've noticed an unmistakable decline in the ability to accomplish all the verses of Good King Wenceslas may want to track down the following story (published in the Fall 2017 issue of University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Alumni Magazine) titled Creative Genius. Featured...
December 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 29, 2017
Annual Art Scholarship Sale begins Nov. 30 at UW-River Falls
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Art Department's annual Art Scholarship Sale is Nov. 30-Dec. 13 in Gallery 101 in the Kleinpell Fine...
November 29, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 25, 2017
'In This Place' in the The Phipps Galleries
A series of exhibitions featuring work by 30 regional artists will be on view through Dec. 3 in The Galleries of The Phipps Center for the Arts....
November 25, 2017 - 2:14pm
November 11, 2017
Arts Minded: Fortunate for gallery art exhibitions
What good fortune brings us excellent gallery art exhibitions one after another? There is more than one answer. In the St. Croix and Mississippi river corridors and their tributaries in Wisconsin and Minnesota there are scores of artistic, hardworking people who have a passion for...
November 11, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 15, 2017
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Award-winning artist, Wouterina "Riana" de Raad will offer a mosaic workshop 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, and 12:30-4:30 p.m. Sunday,...
October 15, 2017 - 7:21pm