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Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
Community survey on district facility needs coming soon
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
crime and courts
Runners rally at BRC meet
Football: Hudson holds onto the jug
Volleyball: Cats lower the boom
Northwoods League makes it official
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Carl Anthony Schneider
Viewpoint: Sen. Vinehout pleased with committee passage of hemp bill
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
Greg Peters column: Setting the 'Barr' high
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November 3, 2016
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
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