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Democratic governor’s candidate makes her case in western Wisconsin
Update: Driver identified in Friday morning crash
New slate of executive officers elected to lead Midwestern Higher Education Compact
Buck kill off markedly YOY for Pierce, St. Croix counties
Truck backs into salon, driver arrested for DWI
crime and courts
UWRF women sweep UWEC, Kuechle records back-to-back shutouts
Seven Falcons named to All-WIAC football teams, former Wildcats Zimmerman, Kusilek honored
Three Wildcats named all-BRC
Wild Side: Bipedal hominids enjoy the savanna and the beach
Sundogs shine in River Falls skies
Come and get it
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 6-8
College class to hold fundraising bash for Turningpoint
These upcoming local concerts create holly, jolly offerings
arts and entertainment
Nao Sue Xiong, 65
Ronald A. Nelson, 58
Teresa Heitman, 57
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Melinda M. Zellmer, 50
Days Gone By: Nov. 14, 2013
Letter: What a gift: U.S. flag
Letter: Don’t overlook these hateful public expressions
Letter: Give gifts for veterans
Letter: Readers equal winners
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/28/13 Special Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Public Hearing- Shoreland Districts
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/19/13 Hearing - Town of Forest Zoning
April 16, 2009
The Wildcat baseball team kicked off the 2009 season with a pair of victories, defeating Baldwin-Woodville 7-3 in its opener at home last Tuesday...
April 16, 2009 - 9:34am
April 14, 2009
Janesville sergeant receives Bronze Star for Korean War valor
A Janesville sergeant is about to get a medal for valor, 56 years after he fought a brutal Korean War battle. An Army sergeant from Janesville will get the military's fourth-highest award Wednesday, 56 years after he survived an enemy attack in Korea. Bob Larsen of Janesville...
April 14, 2009 - 9:00am
April 3, 2009
Phillipps: Everyone pulled together: Part 2 in our series, 'Vintage Vantage'
Many people jump to compare America's current economic state to the Great Depression, roughly 1930-1940. Along with the money, banking, real estate and political experts, the Journal wondered if residents who lived through that era might share stories and ideas. How did they save...
April 3, 2009 - 10:53am
April 1, 2009
Meyer chasing his dream
Like a lot of us, Travis Meyer has been wanting to head south for awhile now. But it's not just the weather that's drawing Meyer to warmer climes. After compiling a stellar golf resume in Wisconsin at the high school, college and amateur level, Meyer is ready to give professional...
April 1, 2009 - 12:32pm
Eight gymnasts all-state
Eight members of the Wildcat gymnastics team have earned positions on the 2008-09 Wisconsin Gymnastics Coaches Association All-State team. Rachel Paulson, Kali Kramolis, Ruth Anderson-Beng, Amanda Guise, Carly Jerry and Emmy Johnson all earned spots in the first team while Sierra...
April 1, 2009 - 12:27pm
Track teams shine at All-American Invitational
Senior Colin Rogers won the boys' 1600 meter run and junior Kali Kramolis placed second in the girls' 55 meter hurdles final to lead their Wildcat...
April 1, 2009 - 12:23pm
March 25, 2009
On the fast track
Baylen Rifleman said the speed is a little hard to explain. "I describe it as being at an airport," he said. "Outside, not inside." That's the...
March 25, 2009 - 3:42pm
March 18, 2009
Eight Fusion earn postseason accolades
The postseason awards have started flooding in for members of the state champion St. Croix Valley Fusion girls' hockey team. The Fusion led all Big Rivers Conference teams with eight players named to the 2008-09 All-BRC squad selected by the conference coaches.
March 18, 2009 - 3:10pm
It's a family tradition
Gary Cranston taught his sons well. "Our dad taught us at a very young age: You give more than you take," Joe Cranston, head coach of the UW-River...
March 18, 2009 - 1:15pm
March 11, 2009
Superior ends Cats' season
Just when it seemed the Wildcat boys' basketball team was poised for its ninth regional title in the last 20 years, Superior spoiled the party. The Spartans erased a 10-point Wildcat lead at halftime behind a tenacious second half defensive effort to end the Cats' season with as...
March 11, 2009 - 2:23pm
Gymnasts state runner-up
Wildat gymnastics coach Shelly Kahut-Loomis said it best after the Cats had eight falls during the balance beam competition at Saturday's WIAA...
March 11, 2009 - 1:37pm
March 10, 2009
Off and running
Wildcat senior Colin Rogers leads the pack as it heads into a turn in the boys' 1600 meter run while junior Kali Kramolis sets her sights on...
March 10, 2009 - 3:46pm
March 4, 2009
Girls fall in regional final
After using a strong defensive effort in the second half to post a 40-29 win over Superior in a regional semifinal last Tuesday, the Wildcat girls' basketball team came out on the short end of a 52-43 score in the regional final Saturday in Chippewa Falls. The Cardinals closed the...
March 4, 2009 - 3:02pm
Gymnasts make history
Even the Wildcat gymnasts impressed themselves at Saturday's sectional tournament. "The look on the girls' faces when they read off the 146...
March 4, 2009 - 1:16pm
Cudd wrestles to sixth at state
Sophomore Logan Cudd finished sixth at 119 pounds at the Division 1 WIAA State Individual Wrestling Championships Thursday through Saturday at Kohl Center in Madison. Senior Sam Johnson won his opening round bout at 189 pounds before losing in the quarterfinals and the consolation...
March 4, 2009 - 1:10pm