Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
Tuition stipends still available for students
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. woman pleads not guilty in fatal stabbing case; more state news stories
UPDATE: Thirty cows lost in Baldwin barn fire
Graduate labored to Start Her CVTC Career
CBE students recognized for exceptional leadership
crime and courts
Jerry shines at gymnastics nationals
Track and Field: Wildcats sending 32 to sectional
Aggressive bears reported in St. Croix County
Fish hook a winner in opener
Hudson second, RF third at BRC Golf Tourney
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
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/18 Organizational Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/24/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/21/18 Board of Education Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/22/18 Fiscal Plan Workshop
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2018 Mill & Overlay Program
Thrivent Financials Nesvold Earns Retirement Income Certified Professional Designation
Community leaders celebrate U.S. Small Business Week
River Falls will welcome Wisconsin First Lady
Hudson couple opens Farrell's Bodyshaping gym
Loehr joins First National Community Bank Board
Place a Business Announcement
Roberta Ann Johnson
Joy Elaine Hall
Douglas Carter Page
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Letters to the editor: Global health security; Vandalism of Rainbow Flags and Help from the FBI
Woodworking column: Salary inequities seem endless
Bill Rubin column: Play ball: Hope springs eternal
Woodworking column: Bacon in all of its forms
From this Perch column: Unity and division
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
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