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Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
WisDOT warns: Crashes with deer likely to be high again this season
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Edward R. Rang, 88
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
April 9, 2013
Giddy-up, get horse supplies
Seeing a niche that needed filling, UW-River Falls graduate Liz Bernitt took the horse by the reins and opened Boots N Spurs, 1025 S. Main Street,...
April 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
April 8, 2013
Pain or gain, the bar crawl cometh
The news of a River Falls Bar Crawl -- about to happen for the fourth year in a row -- climbed to a higher profile as people mentioned in recent...
April 8, 2013 - 9:59am
April 5, 2013
On the Job: Dr. Melissa Kolb
Dr. Melissa Kolb of River Falls Chiropractic, Inc., 215 N. Second St., was selected to receive a ChiroCare scholarship to participate in the...
April 5, 2013 - 9:00am
Editorial: Little village serves up big, appetizing lessons
Sunday's dedication for the opening of the River Falls Eco Village shines a very favorable spotlight on our community. The St. Croix Valley Habitat...
April 5, 2013 - 8:22am
April 4, 2013
Leadership broadcast hosted in River Falls April 17
Express Employment Professionals of River Falls is hosting the 2013 Refresh Leadership Simulcast, a nationwide educational event on April 17...
April 4, 2013 - 1:38pm
April 3, 2013
Utilities can cut service to delinquent accounts starting April 15
Wisconsinites with overdue electric bills are being warned that the state's winter moratorium for cutting off service is about to end. The state Public Service Commission prohibits utilities from cutting off electric and natural gas service between November 1 and April 15 so that...
April 3, 2013 - 12:06pm
Riverwalk makes new room for old stuff
Riverwalk Art and Antiques opened Monday its second expansion since starting in July 2011, adding 600 square feet of space to its lower-level...
April 3, 2013 - 11:16am
April 1, 2013
Know an outstanding businesswoman?
The Wisconsin Women in Government announced March 19 it is accepting nominations for 'Women of Achievement' honorees, specifically "outstanding...
April 1, 2013 - 9:51am
March 29, 2013
Frac-sand mining boom spurs new bills
Legislation is being proposed to prohibit frac-sand mining within 2,500 feet of a residential area. Growth of the frac-sand mining industry leads Wisconsin state Senator Kathleen Vinehout to introduce legislation with some controls. Five bills being proposed would give property...
March 29, 2013 - 12:02pm
Police bust interstate Muenster-cheese thief
New Jersey authorities report they have arrested a man who was found with 21 tons of stolen Wisconsin cheese in his possession. The 34 year old from Plainfield, Illinois, was picked up March 26 driving a refrigerated truck carrying 42,000 pounds of Muenster cheese. K&K Cheese of...
March 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
March 28, 2013
New building brings tenant, more possibilities
While signs of the spring season come slowly, a new building on North Main Street has sprung up fast on the site between 703 and 707 N. Main...
March 28, 2013 - 10:11am
March 27, 2013
Business breakfast topic: The office
The River Falls Chamber is holding a Business Breakfast from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 4, at the West Wind Supper Club. Julie Cross of Chippewa...
March 27, 2013 - 8:46am
March 22, 2013
Bowls give big boost for free clinic
UW-River Falls hosted the fourth annual Bowls for Hope event March 12, raising $6,385 for the Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties. Each...
March 22, 2013 - 9:21am
Local hospital makes national-ranking list
iVantage Health Analytics released March 11 its list of the top 100 Critical Access Hospitals that included River Falls Area Hospital among the...
March 22, 2013 - 9:19am
March 21, 2013
China's demand for mink spurs industry growth
Wisconsin is the nation's largest producer of mink - and it's getting even larger, as the demand grows for high-quality furs in China. The USDA says China's fur processors have turned to foreign mink pelts, because China's homegrown furs aren't as high quality. Experts say that's...
March 21, 2013 - 10:54am