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River Falls Journal
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
Roadrunners: Count on it, they will be back
DMV: If you don’t have an ID to vote, start the process now
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
One more time: Sirens to blare
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
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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
December 24, 2009
Miller scholarship deadline is Jan. 8
The deadline for applications for the first University of Wisconsin-River Falls Willis H. Miller Memorial Scholarship is Jan. 8. Miller, who died Nov. 16, 2008, at age 89, left nearly $1.1 million to UW-RF. It was the largest gift in the university's history. The historic gift from...
December 24, 2009 - 12:09pm
July 6, 2009
Madison Area Technical College receives grant to help vets transition to civilian life
As colleges attract more veterans, Madison Area Technical College is using a new grant to help returning vets make the transition to civilian life. The American Council on Education and the WalMart Foundation gave the school a $100,000 Success for Veterans grant. Michael Shumway,...
July 6, 2009 - 9:00am
January 16, 2009
Frey accepts DI hockey scholarship offer
Former River Falls High School hockey star Trent Frey has accepted a scholarship offer from Division I Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pa., for the 2010-11 season. Frey, currently the leading goal scorer for the Springfield Junior Blues of the North America Hockey League (NAHL) accepted...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Like grandfather, like grandson
Among the scores of spectators and the 329 UW-River Falls graduates Dec. 20 at the Knowles Center, two people shared a special bond. Jay Anderson...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Wisconsin native recommended as new UW-River Falls chancellor
MADISON -- Dr. Dean Van Galen, Vice President for University Advancement at the University of West Florida (Pensacola, Fla.), has been recommended...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 5, 2008
Happy Homecomings for Wildcats, Falcons
Both the River Falls High School and UW-River Falls football teams posted wins in their respective Homecoming games over the weekend. The Wildcats...
October 5, 2008 - 12:00am