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April 10, 2014
Keep your records safe, Shred Day set for April 19
April 10, 2014 - 1:34pm
April 9, 2014
Employees of  Interfacial Solutions in River Falls gather next to a newly installed twin screw extruder. This is the type of equipment used to make thermoplastic compounds, including some used by Stratasys, the international firm that’s buying Interfacial.
Employees remain after buyout of River Falls plastics firm
April 9, 2014 - 4:58pm
March 19, 2014
Sue Elmer, Dawn Marquart and Stephanie Lentz, from left, hope the Hudson business community embraces a “Denim with a Cause” promotion to benefit YMCA Camp St. Croix’s capital campaign. Elmer is Camp St. Croix’s director of meetings and events, Lentz is the Camp DayCroix director. Marquart works in community relations for First American Bank. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Citywide ‘Denim with a Cause Day’ declared
March 19, 2014 - 2:37pm
March 7, 2014
On the Job: Michele Huppert
March 7, 2014 - 8:34am
March 1, 2014
Representatives of Magma Flooring, its parent company Interfacial Solutions, 949 Antler Ct,and the city of River Falls were present for a ribbon-cutting event Feb. 19 at Magma Flooring’s new facility, 283 Troy St. The company creates plastic sheeting material from recycled plastic, primarily for use in flooring material. Shown, from left are Mayor Dan Toland; Todd Sarnstrom Sr.; Vance Zins; Gregg Bennett (cutting the ribbon); Brian Szymanski; and Interfacial Solutions founder Jeff Cernohous.
What happens in Vegas...rolls over to River Falls
March 1, 2014 - 8:00am
February 28, 2014
Editorial: Punishment should fit messes left behind
February 28, 2014 - 8:51am
February 24, 2014
St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice received all the coins dropped in Mall of America ponds during January. (Submitted photo)
MOA coins donated to Restorative Justice
February 24, 2014 - 10:33am
Shown, from left, working on a young patient: Heidi Winberg, Linda Vesta, Dr. Sarah Bogel, Dr. Michael McFarland, Linda Flanscha, Cindy Buckland, Lisa Klink and Terry Matzek.
Giving kids a smile
February 24, 2014 - 5:02am
February 20, 2014
On the Job: Mary-Alice Muraski
February 20, 2014 - 4:20pm
On the Job: Julie Hove
February 20, 2014 - 4:17pm
Magma Flooring officials and notable local business and government leaders gathered for an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday, Feb. 19 at Magma Flooring's newly-opened manufacturing facility in River Falls. Magma Flooring LLC, is a new business in the River Falls Industrial Park.
Magma Flooring opens in River Falls
February 20, 2014 - 3:53pm
Then American Legion Post #121 Commander Todd Schultz congratulates World War II veteran Dick Fox as he attaches an honor pin during a special ceremony in May 2013. Journal file photo.
Former prominent store owner in River Falls dies
February 20, 2014 - 10:09am
February 19, 2014
Storm anticipated; River Falls tax service canceled
February 19, 2014 - 4:35pm
February 14, 2014
Magma Flooring in the River Falls Industrial Park has begun production this month with an array of what is described as innovative, environmentally friendly plastic sheeting products. River Falls Journal photo.
New business in River Falls to host open house
February 14, 2014 - 2:31pm
February 10, 2014
Mary Hegre
On the Job: Mary Hegre
February 10, 2014 - 2:42pm