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WisDOT presents plan for I-94 and Hwy. 35 lane additions
Montana man killed in rural St. Croix County crash
St. Croix Co. abruptly pulls back plan for worker health assessments
Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Easter bunny delivers at egg hunt
Hudson is featured destination on ‘Discover Wisconsin’
Relay-goers dance the night away
RF family on the Price is Right
Weekend Happenings, March 27-29
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Community Meeting- Park Master Plans
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/23/15 Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/6/15 Public Hearing re: Cernohous Rezone Request
Dorothy A. Larson, 80
Genevieve A. Doolittle, 95
Minnard Anderson, 85
Corrine Anne Drost, 75
Mary Anne (Frable) Hetrick, 64
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Days Gone By
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
Featured column: River Falls Public Library notes
Get Out! Deals
March 29, 2010
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, she has learned much about the disease, about her disease in particular and about her options. Speer, who is single, has also found herself...
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 be a good teacher," she said. Her teaching colleagues and generations of students and parents would likely give Belfiori more than a passing...
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