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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
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