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Zlesak is UW-River Falls 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
Annual outdoor art exhibition set for Oct. 4-5
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
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Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
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September 19, 2017
Falcons soar past Missouri Baptist
The UW-River Falls football team scored on its first two possessions of the game and the defense held Missouri Baptist to negative-26 rushing yards in a 30-3 Falcon win in their final nonconference game of the season Saturday, Sept. 16, in St. Louis. Michael Diggins rushed for 171...
September 19, 2017 - 4:39pm
September 15, 2017
Page Arena lives up to the hype
There are plenty of reasons to love UW-River Falls' new Don Page Arena, but Falcon volleyball coach Patti Ford came up with a new one after her...
September 15, 2017 - 3:25pm
September 13, 2017
Falcons get even in win over Gustavus
After turning the ball over five times in a four-point loss to Coe College in its season opener the week before, the UW-River Falls football...
September 13, 2017 - 8:19pm
September 5, 2017
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball opens 3-1 at St. Olaf; Soccer splits at Emblem Cup
The UW-River Falls volleyball team kicked off the 2017 season by posting a record of 3-1 at the St. Olaf Invitational in Northfield, Minn., Friday and Saturday, Sept. 1-2. The Falcons defeated Bethany Lutheran, 3-0, and Hamline, 3-1, Friday. They dropped a 3-1 decision to Carleton...
September 5, 2017 - 1:08pm
Falcons sputter in opener
UW-River Falls had over twice as many first downs, over four times as many rushing yards and nearly twice as many total yards as Coe College...
September 5, 2017 - 8:21am
August 28, 2017
Whitewater picked for WIAC volleyball, soccer titles
UW-Whitewater, winner of the last six regular season WIAC volleyball crowns and six of the last seven regular season soccer titles, has been picked to win both conference championships, based on a preseason poll conducted by the league's head coaches and sports information directors....
August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 21, 2017
Two Falcons earn USTFCCA honors
Freshman sprinter Hogan Kernstock of Elmwood and sophomore distance runner Linsey Tolkkinen of Delano, Minn., have been named to the United States...
August 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 2, 2017
Paynotta ends track and field career with All-American efforts
UW-River Falls senior David Paynotta of Finlayson, Minn., ended his collegiate track and field career with a pair of All-American efforts Saturday, May 27, at the NCAA Division III National Outdoor Championships in Geneva, Ohio. Paynotta finished fourth in the 100-meter dash with...
June 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
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...
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