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River Falls Journal
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
January 11, 2013
Woodworking: Under the weather: Blowing snow exposes full-blown addiction
Sometimes you don't know you have a problem until it slaps you right in the face. I've always thought I was fairly well adjusted, despite holding...
January 11, 2013 - 12:44pm
Book Report: Railway images take me down the tracks
I often receive books that make me think of old friends and relatives no longer here to enjoy them. Whenever I receive a book by Jerry Apps,...
January 11, 2013 - 9:04am
Your Schools: Plans in place to ensure student safety
Since the terrible tragedy in Newtown, Conn. just a month ago, I have been asked repeatedly about the safety measures in place in River Falls...
January 11, 2013 - 8:22am
January 3, 2013
Woodworking: Offensive Slab Of East Walnut not susceptible to quick, garish fix
Just when one thinks he's got it made, something is bound to happen to throw him right back into the "Slough of Despond," to quote John Bunyan's...
January 3, 2013 - 9:15am
December 28, 2012
Book Report: Minnesota writers shine bright
"Thirty Rooms to Hide In," by Luke Longstreet Sullivan (University of Minnesota Press, $24.95) has a subtitle that sort of grabs you: "Insanity,...
December 28, 2012 - 4:14pm
Days Gone By: Letters from children
10 YEARS AGO, DEC. 26, 2002 Editor's Note: Each year River Falls third graders are asked to answer a holiday question. In 2002 they were asked...
December 28, 2012 - 4:04pm
Wood Working: Contagion: Please, don't get us started about all we hate
My beautiful wife came home from a shopping spree on the other side of the river recently and she was in high dudgeon. Seems she had bought...
December 28, 2012 - 3:49pm
December 20, 2012
Artsminded: Holidays come alive with artistic touch
Have you thought about how essential artists are to the celebration of seasonal traditions we take for granted? Consider the history of the...
December 20, 2012 - 9:45am
Days Gone By: Letters to Santa December, 1962
Note to Readers: The following letters were published in the River Falls Journal during the month of December in 1962. Dear Santa, My name...
December 20, 2012 - 9:20am
Wood Working: Difference between New York, River Falls café servings? Try melodrama, tax-return fears, Russian speakers
I was just telling a friend that my favorite city in the whole world is New York City. He looked at me as if to say, "Are you NUTS?" OK, OK,...
December 20, 2012 - 8:56am
December 19, 2012
Your Schools: Recent events summed up in a song
The lyrics from Disney's "It's a Small World" keep repeating in my mind lately. "It's a world of laughter, a world of tears It's a world...
December 19, 2012 - 2:30pm
December 14, 2012
Woodworking: Practically anything is fair game for someone's collection
People collect the craziest things.
December 14, 2012 - 1:58pm
December 7, 2012
Woodworking: Our profession is no different: Plenty of tall tales to tell
I suppose every occupation has its reminiscers. Teachers talk about professors they've known (usually absentminded); plumbers have grisly stories...
December 7, 2012 - 12:53pm
Working Mom: Forward thinking: Get in touch, I'm all ears
Like many of you, our family starts each year with the hope that the next year will be filled with prosperity and happiness. Each New Year's...
December 7, 2012 - 12:48pm
December 6, 2012
Artsminded: A perfect storm leads to memorable Barn Dance
While they are on midwinter sabbatical is a good time to consider what the "Barn Dances" give to the community. You remember them -- they're...
December 6, 2012 - 8:19am