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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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April 24, 2017
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Softball sweeps Martin Luther Shannon Borchardt knocked in six runs in the nightcap of a doubleheader with Martin Luther, including a three-run...
April 24, 2017 - 6:46am
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
December 16, 2016
Steady as she goes
River Falls High School senior Lucy Ley got the college scholarship she wanted. Just not in the sport she started out with.
December 16, 2016 - 10:38am
November 3, 2016
Events honoring veterans scheduled on campus
UW-River Falls invites the community to attend upcoming events honoring and supporting veterans and active duty members of the military. Monday, Nov. 7 Vet Center representatives will be on campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in 22 North Hall. The Vet Center is a VA supported service that...
November 3, 2016 - 11:03am
College affordability among top issues for local legislative candidates
The budget cuts and tuition freezes that have hit the UW System in the past few years have made college affordability a top issue for some voters and Wisconsin Legislature candidates in the Nov. 8 election. Recently, the UW System Board of Regents voted to freeze tuition for another...
November 3, 2016 - 10:08am
October 12, 2016
For now, alcohol sales at UWRF sporting events not on the agenda
Despite some universities now allowing the sale and consumption of alcohol before or during sporting events, UW-River Falls does not appear ready to join them. A tailgating policy was put into place in summer 2015 that doesn’t allow any alcohol, even in the parking lot outside...
Life/arts and entertainment
October 12, 2016 - 10:33am
September 15, 2016
U.S. News recognizes UWRF
U.S. News & World Report has named UW-River Falls a Best Regional University-Midwest, Top Public University-Midwest, and Best Undergraduate Business Program for 2017. UWRF's most recent ranking appears in the U.S. News & World Report's 2017 edition of Best Colleges, released...
September 15, 2016 - 2:50pm
UW-River Falls gives out top teaching award
Ian Williams, professor of geology, is the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Teacher Award at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, the highest award bestowed on campus. Since its inception in 1965, 53 UWRF faculty have been honored with this award. Nominations for the award...
September 15, 2016 - 11:50am
February 17, 2014
Place, Powell sign college tenders
High school senior Karlie Place committed to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and classmate Trent Powell gave his commitment to Colorado...
February 17, 2014 - 8:00am
February 6, 2014
UW-Stevens Point The following student from River Falls were honored for attaining high grade point averages during the fall semester of the 2013-2014 academic year: Christine Bjornstal, highest honors; Ashlee Brager, highest honors; Kristen Finstad>, high honors; Brad Freeborn,...
February 6, 2014 - 12:36pm
January 19, 2011
'Wisconsin is at a crossroads' says UW regents president
UW System Board of Regents President Charles Pruitt and UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen outlined plans for the future of the UW System...
January 19, 2011 - 2:33pm
October 8, 2010
UW-River Falls Hudson Center caters to adult learners
Just a few months after finding a Hudson home and just a few weeks into the fall semester, the new UW-River Falls Hudson Center is the campus...
October 8, 2010 - 9:45am
May 27, 2010
UW-River Falls chancellor speaks at Hudson Rotary Club meeting
UW-River Falls Chancellor Dean Van Galen gave a short speech at the Hudson Rotary Club meeting May 20. In his presentation, Van Galen spoke...
May 27, 2010 - 11:31am
February 12, 2010
Former Wildcat Brandvold named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week
MADISON, Wis. -- University of Wisconsin wrestler Trevor Brandvold has been named the Big Ten Wrestler of the Week after going 2-0 last week with wins over two ranked opponents last week. Brandvold, a junior ranked No. 8 at 197 lbs., defeated No. 11 Logan Brown of Purdue by an 8-3...
February 12, 2010 - 2:30pm
January 8, 2010
Badgers finish 16th in AP Media, USA Today coaches' polls
The Wisconsin football team finished at number-16 in both the A-P media poll and the U-S-A Today coaches' poll. Both surveys were updated after...
January 8, 2010 - 10:10am