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Greenwood named National School of Character
River Falls' Zimmerman seeks crackdown on distracted driving; 9 more state news stories
High Court upholds state ruling in Troy land dispute
UPDATE: Ellsworth man dies from injuries in Highway 10 crash
crime and courts
Golfers honored for academics
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Four Wildcats All-BRC
Falcon Roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
River Falls Cheerleading opens for youth
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - New School Buses
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/26/17 Special Meeting re: Board Retreat
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Liquor Licenses Hearing
TOWN OF TROY: 7/6/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Russell V. Tauferner, 92
Dorothy Esther Johnson, 83
Ruth Afdahl, 82
Corey B. Carlson, 36
Matthias Cremer Putzier
Arts Minded: Developing art scene is inspiring
Library Notes: You should never be without a good book!
Viewpoint: Celebrating Wisconsin's Dairyland
From This Perch column: Fear is the enemy
Woodworking: Students and pets? Try a cat
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June 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State Capitol security beefed up, but no procedural changes planned; tornadoes reported in state; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — More police were on hand for Wednesday's state legislative meetings, but GOP Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says there's no reason for...
June 15, 2017 - 9:04am
June 1, 2017
Local business earns Family Friendly Workplace certification
Heywood, Cari & Anderson SC recently received bronze certification as a Family Friendly Workplace from the United Way St. Croix Valley's Success...
June 1, 2017 - 2:13pm
May 18, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Report places Wisconsin last again in startup activity; 11 more state news stories
KANSAS CITY — For the third year in a row, Wisconsin is the worst state for the activity of startup businesses. The Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City said Thursday that Wisconsin ranks 50th, same as last year, with Alabama second to last in a survey that gauges new entrepreneurs...
May 18, 2017 - 12:47pm
May 15, 2017
UW-Stout students tour County Material's facility
ROBERTS, Wis. — Fifteen students from the University of Wisconsin-Stout's construction management program toured County Materials Corp.'s...
May 15, 2017 - 10:20am
May 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel wants legislative oversight of veterans fund transfers; bill to punish campus speech disruptions gets public hearing; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- State lawmakers want more of a say in a trust fund for veterans' benefits, after $55 million were transferred to that fund from the King Veterans Home. The Joint Finance Committee voted unanimously Thursday to make the veterans' agency notify the panel about proposed fund...
May 12, 2017 - 9:12am
May 7, 2017
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive to take place May 13
The National Association of Letter Carriers will conduct its 25th annual national food drive Saturday, May 13. The Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, the country's largest single-day food drive, provides residents with an easy way to donate food to those in need in the community.
May 7, 2017 - 10:00am
April 30, 2017
ShopKo adds alcohol to offerings
After receiving an alcohol license at an earlier City Council meeting, Shopko, 1777 Paulson Road, has begun selling alcoholic beverages. According to a news release from Shopko's corporate office, "The decision to make alcoholic beverages available at its store was based on Shopko's...
April 30, 2017 - 6:19am
April 21, 2017
Body Works to host 5K
Attention runners and walkers! After last year's fantastic attendance, Body Works will be hosting its second annual 5K Fitness Walk and Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 3, at Body Works, 1380 N. Acres Road, Prescott. Proceeds from the 5K will benefit the Prescott Middle School Choir....
April 21, 2017 - 12:07pm
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest in 17 years. The seasonally adjusted rate for March dropped by 3 tenths-of-one-percent from February. A survey of almost 1,000 households estimates that total employment for the month grew by 16,000 --...
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
April 20, 2017
Kinni Cafe ready to reopen after fire
After more than three weeks, the Kinni Cafe will be ready to reopen Monday, April 24. "We are very eager to get open and see everybody again,"...
April 20, 2017 - 11:23am
April 17, 2017
St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity receives donation
RIVER FALLS, Wis. — As a result of the St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity's partnership with the SpartanNash Foundation and the four...
April 17, 2017 - 9:04am
April 11, 2017
Somerset restaurant rises from the ashes
A year ago at 2:34 p.m. Feb. 15, fire departments from nine communities responded to a fire at 128 Main St. in Somerset, General Sam's Sports...
April 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 6, 2017
Rally at the Rack: Nordstrom Rack opens at Woodbury’s CityPlace
The doors to Nordstrom Rack have finally opened in Woodbury On Thursday morning, about 200 early morning shoppers rallied in front of the store,...
April 6, 2017 - 2:33pm
March 17, 2017
Chancellor Van Galen named to state investment committee
UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen has been named to the Ideadvance Investment Committee as the UW Chancellor member. The Ideadvance program...
March 17, 2017 - 3:18pm
March 10, 2017
Downtown Junior's has got the blues
Inspired by the upcoming River Falls Roots and Bluegrass Festival, owners of Junior's Bar and Restaurant, 414 S. Main St., have decided to hold their own, smaller festival this Saturday, March 11. They're calling it "Smoke on the Kinni," and according to Cory Hart, one of the bar's...
March 10, 2017 - 4:00pm