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April 15, 2016
The weather should be great this weekend so get out and enjoy! Then take in the last barn dance of the season, a community garage sale in Roberts and an Earth Day celebration at the YMCA camp in Hudson.
Weekend Happenings, April 15-17
April 15, 2016 - 5:04am
April 14, 2016
Headlining musicians Art Stevenson & High Water perform at Junior’s Bar and Restaurant for a packed house during the annual River Falls Roots & Bluegrass Festival last weekend. From right are: Bruce King, Art and Stephanie Stevenson, Dale Reichert. Event organizers said this was one of many events over the weekend that were standing room only.  (Submitted photos)
Crowds of tapping toes fill bluegrass festival
April 14, 2016 - 4:13pm
Lillia Gray plays the daughter of the character played by Josh Radner from "How I Met Your Mother," Lillia said Radner was "nice and funny and helped me with my part." Much of Lillia's part in the movie was shot in northern Minnesota.
'Expressive' elementary school student makes movie debut
April 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 11, 2016
This squirrel was eating seeds on Cheryl Maplethorpe's deck railing when a brief snow shower came through, recently.
Featured photo: Squirrel in the snow
April 11, 2016 - 5:09pm
April 8, 2016
The Roots and Bluegrass Festival is this weekend in Rver Falls. Kids can tried out  the ukulele  at Brickhouse Music during last year’s Roots & Bluegrass Festival.
Weekend Happenings, April 8-10
April 8, 2016 - 5:23am
April 1, 2016
Stagehands Theatre presents Hitchcock’s spy comedy “The 39 Steps”
April 1, 2016 - 10:34am
The Relay For Life starts Friday at 6 p.m. at the River Falls High School gym. Shown here are people shopping at the silent auction.  Besides the rally, check out plays in Hudson and Spring Valley, a chicken feed in Ellsworth or a concert in Stillwater.
Weekend Happenings, April 1-3
April 1, 2016 - 5:44am
March 31, 2016
Folk artist Charlie Maguire this Friday at The Phipps
March 31, 2016 - 10:08am
'The Fish Heads' band heads an open jam at Family Fresh Market during last year's Roots and Bluegrass Festival.
Roots and Bluegrass Festival to set toes tapping
March 31, 2016 - 9:24am
March 28, 2016
This utility box was beautified with a painting of the swinging bridge last summer. It sits at the corner of Main and Walnut streets. Steve Preisler, CAB president, said the painted utility boxes "adds to our vision of making River Falls an even more artistic community.
From drab to fab in River Falls: Artists needed to make it happen
March 28, 2016 - 5:13pm
March 27, 2016
UW-River Falls seniors hold art thesis exhibition in Gallery 101
March 27, 2016 - 9:44am
March 25, 2016
The cast of 'Unnecessary Farce' acts out a scene. The comedy is playing at St. Croix Off Broadway Dinner Theatre at the Hudson House Grand Hotel on Fridays and Saturdays through May 20. Tickets can be ordered by calling 715-386-2394, ext. 333. (Submitted photo).
‘Unnecessary Farce’ comedy opens at Hudson House
March 25, 2016 - 10:32am
It's Easter weekend and there are egg hunts in just about every community. You can also check out the quilt exhibit at the library or learn more about maple syrup.
Weekend Happenings, March 25-27
March 25, 2016 - 5:56am
March 24, 2016
This featured photo was submitted by Bob Ebert.
Featured photo: Fishing
March 24, 2016 - 10:20am
March 23, 2016
Cory Hart, one of the owners of Junior’s Bar and Restaurant, is preparing to act as Easter Bunny for grown-ups for the second year running--or hopping. The eggs he’ll be hiding won't be quite as large as this one though.
OK, grownups: This Easter Egg Hunt is for you
March 23, 2016 - 4:50pm