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Rare steps mark drug court graduation for River Falls Woman
Back with room to spare: Online software firm calls River Falls home
State GOP leaders pleased, Latinos upset about SCOTUS ruling; 'Whad 'ya Know' to keep going online; Feingold endorses Hillary Clinton; 10 more state news stories
Lawmaker proposes triple business liability for gun incidents; study shows teacher pay down since Act 10; nine more state news stories
VIDEO: Victim saved from rushing Willow River waters
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
Belinda Jensen makes a cloud
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Featured photo: Luna moth
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2016 Manhole Rehabilitation
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/16 Town Board & Plan Comm. Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Hearing - Liquor License Renewals
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Four New Ordinances
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Preston W. Orvold, 66
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
January 10, 2012
Update: Local shooting victim has died
Joseph Fern, formerly of River Falls, died late Tuesday morning, Jan. 10, according to a Regions Hospital spokesperson in St. Paul. River Falls police say Fern was rushed to Regions by ambulance Sunday evening, Jan. 8, after a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in the parking...
January 10, 2012 - 9:42am
November 21, 2011
UPDATE: Hudson man robbed at gunpoint is arrested as well
The Hudson homeowner who was robbed at gun point early Monday morning has himself been arrested right along with the man who broke into his home....
November 21, 2011 - 9:05am
September 27, 2011
Woman killed in Tuesday morning crash
A woman was killed this morning in a two-car crash near the intersection of County Rd. I and West Shore Dr. in the Bass Lake area south of Somerset. St. Croix County Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said the name of the victim was being withheld pending notification of relatives. The...
News / accidents
September 27, 2011 - 11:03am
June 17, 2011
Uline packaging plans huge Hudson warehouse
Uline Inc., a privately-held, Wisconsin-based company that sells packaging equipment and supplies to businesses, plans to construct a 640,000-square-foot...
June 17, 2011 - 12:41pm
June 7, 2011
Buckling pavement closes lanes on I-94
All eastbound lanes of I-94 near Hudson have been closed because of buckling pavement, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. The State Patrol sent out an advisory at 4:24 p.m. today saying the Interstate is closed at Milepost 3 in St. Croix County. Estimated duration of the closing...
June 7, 2011 - 4:42pm
Update: 'Protest candidate' tries to stymie Democrats in recall
A man who has run in other elections as a Republican may be entering the 10th District Senate recall race as a Democrat in an attempt to force a primary and delay the actual recall election. Isaac Weix, Menomonie, is circulating nomination papers to become a "protest candidate,"...
News / politics
June 7, 2011 - 11:29am
May 11, 2011
Update: Monday morning fire caused by lightning strike
A lightning strike Monday morning set fire to a town of Hudson house, resulting in major damage to the home. A thunderstorm was passing through...
May 11, 2011 - 8:10am
May 4, 2011
Congressional committee takes testimony on Stillwater bridge bill
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Several Wisconsin and Minnesota residents offered testimony as the National Parks, Forests and Public Lands Subcommittee...
News / politics
May 4, 2011 - 12:38pm
April 27, 2011
Second Hudson school parent group gets ripped off
A 42-year-old Hudson woman was arrested Friday, April 22 on suspicion of theft from another school parent group. According to the Hudson Police...
crime and courts / News
April 27, 2011 - 11:49am
April 19, 2011
UPDATED: More than 22,300 signed petition to recall Harsdorf, organizers say
Organizers of the effort to recall state Sen. Sheila Harsdorf announced in a Monday evening rally that they have collected more than enough signatures...
News / politics
April 19, 2011 - 7:41am
April 18, 2011
Recall supporters to have "big news" announcement tonight in Hudson
The Western Wisconsin Democrats web site has posted a notice of a meeting in Hudson with "big news" about the Sheila Harsdorf Recall effort. The meeting, titled a "Recall Harsdorf Rally - Big News," is Monday, April 18 at 6 p.m. at the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson. Although...
News / politics
April 18, 2011 - 11:50am
April 15, 2011
UPDATE: Nasty weather forces River Falls egg hunt to seek shelter
The 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 16, Easter Egg Hunt will relocate from Glen Park to River Falls High school. Organizer Rose Rude said...
News / events
April 15, 2011 - 10:55am
April 11, 2011
UPDATE: Kinnickinnic election recount confirms Van Beek as the winner
It took about 3 1/2 hours for Kinnickinnic's town clerk and canvassers to reaffirm that incumbent Roger Van Beek won the Town Chairman April 5 election. The recount, requested by his opponent, Gordon Awsumb, was conducted at Kinnickinnic Town Hall Monday morning, April 11. Awsumb...
politics / government
April 11, 2011 - 8:50am
April 7, 2011
UPDATE: Deceased UW-River Falls student was a freshman
A 19-year-old UW-RF freshman was found dead in her dorm room Thursday morning, April 7, by a girlfriend who was waiting for her to show up to have coffee. River Falls police have identified the victim as Kersten J. Greene from Eau Claire. Police say Greene had been dead for some...
April 7, 2011 - 12:14pm
April 6, 2011
UPDATE: Reaction, analysis follows failed River Falls school referendum
The Tuesday, April 5, election results are in and the unofficial tally shows the $39-million school district referendum was defeated by a relatively...
government / education / politics
April 6, 2011 - 2:31am