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River Falls Journal
UPDATE: Crash victims identified, all four from Hudson/North Hudson
For adult residents of River Falls: How about applying for a job on the City Council
UPDATE: Plane crashed 10 minutes after takeoff
Police Beat: Passed out atop a truck, drunken man finds he’s not in Bay City anymore
PIERCE COUNTY SHERIFF Blotter: Strange calls, critters and scary intruders
crime and courts
Kids fishing event held July 25 at Lake Mallalieu
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
Kids meet 'Local Heroes' at Library
Featured photo: Directions to the moon
4-H group installs Little Free Library at Kinni town hall
She’s reached a grand old age and thriving on her own
Local kids perform ‘Wizard of Oz’
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Bartosh Canyon Outfall Repairs
PIERCE COUNTY: TAX DEED LAND SALE NOTICE
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/28/15 Public Hearing - Official Flag
TOWN OF TROY: 8/6/15 Plan Commission Meeting
Ellen M. Smith, 84
Bruce M. "Griff" Griffey, 74
Timothy John "TJ" Williamson Jr., 26
Mary G. Rivard, 90
Mark Alan Bennett, 60
Days Gone By: Battle between ‘wets’ and ‘drys’ raged on and on
Featured guest column: Want to park in my driveway? Bring change
Days Gone By: 1888 saw the rise of temperance groups and the fall of saloons in the city
Days Gone By: Elixirs, liniments, and pain relievers
Get Out! Deals
Relay fundraiser nears goal
Over 900 people attended the American Cancer Society's 2010 Relay for Life at River Falls High School Friday night. Ninety-three local cancer...
News / Life
March 29, 2010 - 10:46am
February 27, 2009
As it does for many women, Lisa Speer's battle with breast cancer started with a lump that she knew hadn't been there before. In the weeks since, she's learned much about the disease, about her disease in particular and about her options. Speer, who is single, has also found herself...
February 27, 2009 - 3:53pm
February 24, 2009
Friends embrace Speer as she fights cancer
As it does for many women, Lisa Speer's battle with breast cancer started with a lump that she knew hadn't been there before. In the weeks since,...
February 24, 2009 - 10:07am
December 19, 2008
Cherished, respected teacher loses life after long illness
Not long ago Patti Belfiori described the frustration of being deprived prematurely from the job she lived for. "All my life I've wanted to...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
She has hope born of courage
How would you react if told your cancer is back? What would you do if that fateful news comes hours before you're to join your team for the Survivors...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
March 28, 2008
'Kickin' Cancer' overnighter yields $146,000-plus for ACS
University Honorary Survivor Kris Allen told the crowd gathered as the 2008 Relay for Life began that just as "it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a community to support a cancer victim", and she offered her thanks to the many who assisted her this past year as she battled...
March 28, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Sisterhood: Strong bond forges through tough times
"Sisters" Jaimie Althoff and Kellie Burrows didn't know each other until seven years ago. But since meeting they've grown into a tight sisterhood not created by genetics but circumstances. They met when the Big Brothers Big Sisters program started locally at Westside Elementary...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Kickin' Cancer 2008: Survivors embody theme
This year's Relay for Life theme, Kickin' Cancer, also describes what participants hope to do. Organizers have been busy planning this year's March 28-29 event since last year's ended. They hope to exceed the $159,000 raised in 2007 by surpassing $165,000 this year. The event...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am