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Child found dead in River Falls school; unrelated threat follows
Songen takes first place in Innovation Challenge competition
Wisconsin roundup: Sausage slip-up sets off bacon-seeking McDonald’s customer; more state news stories
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
crime and courts
Auran, Castellano WIAC Scholar-Athletes
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
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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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?
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September 27, 2013
Book Report: Telling quotes humanizes this story
Julie L. Davis, professor of history at the College of St.
September 27, 2013 - 2:05pm
September 13, 2013
Letter: Our library, be proud
I want to thank the very kind River Falls Public Library staff, all of them. After a kind request, they allowed me to volunteer a few hours re-shelving movie discs to reduce a library fine limiting access to vital communication services. Our library staff goes above and beyond providing...
September 13, 2013 - 9:24am
August 29, 2013
Book Report: Literary tribute to this couple is overdue
England’s Edwardian Era is a fascinating one, indeed. It succeed the staid Victorian era and with the death of Victoria around the turn of the century, her aged son Edward VII ascended the throne and a whole new way of life for the English opened up. Well, not for everybody,...
August 29, 2013 - 12:40pm
August 22, 2013
Book Report: Civil War Diaries give poignant glimpses
Kevin Alderson is a retired high school history teacher over in LaFarge.
August 22, 2013 - 9:33am
August 9, 2013
Book Report: Arabian legend, tailored coats revived
Just about the time you think you’ll scream if you’re confronted with another monumental biography, another epic movie, an enigmatic play about T.E. Lawrence, along comes journalist Scott Anderson with a monumental tome, titled “Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly...
August 9, 2013 - 12:51pm
August 7, 2013
Local author to sign his new book at library
Local Author Don Nelson will be holding a book signing at the River Falls Public Library on Tuesday, Aug.
August 7, 2013 - 3:15pm
August 2, 2013
Library exhibit needs your help to get on the right track
'Railroadiana' is neither a state nor a disease. You can't go there and you can't catch it. Railroadiana refers to artifacts - collectible...
August 2, 2013 - 2:22pm
August 1, 2013
Book Report: Not a waste to read poet’s letters
Twenty years ago, when I was made book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, I wrote a column in which I described to my readers what kind of books and authors I liked and didn’t care for, so they would know my prejudices from the get-go. In one paragraph, I mentioned...
August 1, 2013 - 10:06am
July 25, 2013
Book Report: Even a grudging reader will like these stories
If you’re a science fiction buff, have I got a book for you to take to the lake.
July 25, 2013 - 3:13pm
Local author's new book teaches kids 'friendship has no barriers'
River Falls native Michele Klecker-Sailor enjoys reading books to the children she works with as an early childhood educator in River Falls.
July 25, 2013 - 11:14am
July 19, 2013
Hudson mother and daughter team up for writing workshop July 23
Hudson author Natalie Buske Thomas, known for her popular Serena Wilcox Mysteries for adult readers, and daughter Cassandra, also an author,...
July 19, 2013 - 12:03pm
July 18, 2013
Book Report: Ya betcha, Wisconsinites are distinctive
Wisconsin Talk and Inferno discussed by Dave Wood, past vice-president of the National Book Critics Circle and former book review editor of the Minneapolis Star Tribune
July 18, 2013 - 8:39am
July 12, 2013
New release for "Books of Elsewhere" author, July 20 at Karma Gifts in River Falls
River Falls native Jacqueline (Cobian) West, author of the middle-reader series The Books of Elsewhere, will be signing her latest book, The Books of Elsewhere, Volume Four: The Strangers, from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, at Karma Gifts, 204 North Main St.
July 12, 2013 - 9:47am
July 10, 2013
Book Review: Pivotal year pushed us to the brink
I grew up not knowing much about Wendell Willkie, for I was only four in 1940 when he ran against Franklin Roosevelt for the presidency. I knew that because of his rural Indiana background, wags called him “the barefoot boy from Wall Street.” I also knew that my father had voted...
July 10, 2013 - 3:48pm
July 5, 2013
Book Report: Hennepin Strip kingpin: Those were the days
Hennepin Strip kingpin: Those were the days The buzz had been pretty incredible for a local book, so I waited and waited to be sent a review copy of “Augie’s Secrets: The Minneapolis Mob and The King of the Hennepin Strip,” by Neal Karlen (Minnesota Historical Society Press,...
July 5, 2013 - 9:31am