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River Falls Journal
WisDOT presents plan for I-94 and Hwy. 35 lane additions
Montana man killed in rural St. Croix County crash
St. Croix Co. abruptly pulls back plan for worker health assessments
Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Hudson is featured destination on ‘Discover Wisconsin’
Relay-goers dance the night away
RF family on the Price is Right
Weekend Happenings, March 27-29
In River Falls, Easter eggs aren’t just for kids
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Community Meeting- Park Master Plans
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/23/15 Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/6/15 Public Hearing re: Cernohous Rezone Request
Genevieve A. Doolittle, 95
Corrine Anne Drost, 75
Mary Anne (Frable) Hetrick, 64
Daniel H. Lay, 82
Richard F. Lasar, 86
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Days Gone By
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
Featured column: River Falls Public Library notes
Get Out! Deals
March 25, 2013
Hats off, back on, for creative lady helping cancer patients
Each month a group sponsored by the American Cancer Society called "Look Good -- Feel Better" meets. The group, which is for women dealing...
March 25, 2013 - 9:16am
March 22, 2013
Local glassblowers have permanent fixture at MOWA
Douglas and Renée Sigwarth of Troy Township, were awarded the unique distinction of creating a permanent blown glass installation for the Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA) in West Bend. The installation consists of 180 blown glass spheres arranged into three 18-foot structures suspended...
March 22, 2013 - 3:14pm
Journey back to Oz in April
Ozma of Oz: A Tale of Time is being presented by the River Falls High School in collaboration with the River Falls Community Theater, at 7 p.m....
March 22, 2013 - 1:07pm
Book Report: Indiana, no, make that Wisconsin Jones
When I was a kid in a small Wisconsin grade school, one of my favorite subjects was Wisconsin history, taught to me by my sixth-grade teacher, Mrs. Lily Reich. One of our texts was a book called "Men Who Made Wisconsin" or something like that. The book contained brief profiles of...
columns / life
March 22, 2013 - 12:33pm
Oratorio Society at Bethel Highlands March 24
The Phipps Oratorio Society Chorus and Orchestra will perform Cantique de Jean Racine by Gabriel Fauré, Cantata 56 by J. S. Bach, and "Gloria"...
March 22, 2013 - 9:10am
March 21, 2013
Meet the 2013 prom court
The River Falls High School Junior class will host the 2013 prom on Saturday, April 20, playing on the theme 'Under the Sea.' The grand march...
news / education
March 21, 2013 - 9:31am
March 15, 2013
Brickhouse Music expands building, repertoire
After eight years at its current location, 15 years in River Falls and a total of 20 in business, Brickhouse Music, 216 S. Main St., expanded...
March 15, 2013 - 9:21am
March 14, 2013
Artsminded: This film deserves honors too
I realize this column is supposed to be about local arts, and the Academy Awards are not too local -- anyway, I cannot recommend those movies because they were pretty much banished from the local theatres the day after the awards -- in favor of highly animated films about brutality...
March 14, 2013 - 12:07pm
Book Report: Glowing endorsements for new poet
River Falls poet Thomas R. Smith writes that Kristin Laurel's new book of poetry will "burn itself on your memory." Minnesota poet Deborah Keenan writes that Laurel's work is "the start of a remarkable career." Endorsements from Smith and Keenan are good enough for me, so I plowed...
columns / life
March 14, 2013 - 9:45am
March 13, 2013
Concert features premiere of commissioned piece
UW-River Falls will host Composer Fang Man for a three-day residency on March 19-21. The residency will conclude with a concert on Thursday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
March 13, 2013 - 3:31pm
March 8, 2013
Book Report: Area author's round two a success
Not long ago I raved about a first novel written by a neighbor down the road in Lake Elmo, Minn.
March 8, 2013 - 12:18pm
March 7, 2013
Phipps dance showcase starts March 15
The Phipps Dance Company is preparing for their eighth annual performances on Friday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 16, at 2 p.m....
March 7, 2013 - 3:30pm
March 6, 2013
Area vocalists to perform with chorus
The Phipps Oratorio Society Chorus and Orchestra will perform Cantique de Jean Racine by Gabriel Fauré, Cantata 56 by J. S. Bach and "Gloria"...
March 6, 2013 - 12:47pm
City Hall approves public-art displays
After having the task on its wish list for years, the City Council Feb. 26 approved a policy to display public art inside City Hall as well as...
news / government
March 6, 2013 - 10:12am
March 1, 2013
Photography club meets March 6 in Hudson
The Western Wisconsin Photography Club will meet on Wednesday, March 6, 7 p.m., in the River Room at The Phipps Center for the Arts. As a follow up to a special meeting on judging photographs, attendees will break into small groups to discuss a set of supplied images. The focus of...
March 1, 2013 - 10:49am