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Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
Council raises park pool fees for nonresidents
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Congressional 'Recess' not all play for local group
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
crime and courts
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Falcons beat La Crosse for 17th straight
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Ezekiel Lutheran Church hosts concert to benefit Haiti
Featured photo: Wildcats meet Wild anthem singer
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Marilyn L. Halverson, 89
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
February 18, 2013
Days Gone By: Feb. 14, 2013
10 YEARS AGO, FEB. 13, 2003 In downtown business news, former UW all-American "Woody" Fangmeier opened Innate Chiropractic at 650 S. Main St.;...
February 18, 2013 - 8:09am
February 14, 2013
Artsminded: Tracing the roots of an iconic symbol
As you tackle that ruby red construction paper, making Valentine cards for the special loves in your life, you may not be aware that you are...
February 14, 2013 - 12:46pm
Book Review: Diary entries sum up tales of rich and famous
"October 27, 1940, Sunday -- Went to chapel all day as usual. Our big meeting next Sunday. Gwilym Rees will be preaching. "October 29, 1940,...
February 14, 2013 - 12:23pm
Woodworking: Journey from home: Often a second look makes it seem better
Some say that familiarity breeds contempt.
February 14, 2013 - 9:32am
February 9, 2013
Your Schools: Play, passion, and purpose; also, contemplating technology
Two weeks ago, I attended a Wisconsin School Boards Convention in Milwaukee. Several dedicated River Falls Board members took their personal,...
February 9, 2013 - 1:20pm
February 7, 2013
Woodworking: This last goodbye a reminder of many teachable and some very funny moments
One of the great things about funerals is that when you attend them, you find out all kinds of good stuff about the deceased that you never knew...
February 7, 2013 - 10:18am
February 2, 2013
Woodworking: Ignore the critics, it may be worth your precious time to try some rhyme
Poor David's Almanac tells me that on this date 57 years ago, Newsweek magazine ran an interview with poet Robert Frost. When the snappish New Englander was asked what he thought about "free" verse, the type of poetry that does not rhyme and has no discernible meter or rhythm, he...
February 2, 2013 - 2:02pm
February 1, 2013
Days Gone By: Jan. 31, 2013
10 YEARS AGO, FEB. 6, 2003 In local business news, John "Doc" Berggren passed his veterinary business at 1055 E. Cascade Ave., to Dick Jones-Witthuhn,...
February 1, 2013 - 2:16pm
Book Report: Going back keeps stories going
Sometimes an author doesn't realize he's got a good thing going and plunges on ahead when he might well have done better had he looked back. Popular...
February 1, 2013 - 8:44am
January 25, 2013
Wood Working: Movie, TV show remakes, ugh, with few exceptions, just nauseate me
Over the years I've fulminated about the media remaking famous and infamous movies and TV shows. My message has always been that the first one...
January 25, 2013 - 3:36pm
January 24, 2013
Days Gone By: Jan. 24, 2013
20 YEARS AGO, JAN. 28, 1993 A rain-ice storm hit the area last Wednesday afternoon bringing traffic to a stop, turning pavements into ice and...
January 24, 2013 - 3:12pm
January 23, 2013
Book Report: The rise and fall of empires
I met a traveler from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert...Near them, on the sand, Half sunk,...
January 23, 2013 - 2:49pm
January 17, 2013
Woodworking: Savoring from the wacko world of cookbooks
Our kitchen sports a rather large collection of cookbooks, featuring recipes from around the world. At last count we owned 17 Italian cookb...
January 17, 2013 - 12:57pm
Confessions and pointers of a luxury hotel employee
Heads up! We've got a book about heads this week, "Heads in Beds," by Jacob Tomsky (Doubleday, $25.95). But first a brief dissertation on what...
January 17, 2013 - 8:04am
January 12, 2013
Second Thoughts: Another Christmas past, but not forgotten
"Look what I have," said my niece, the tiny girl who had worn her hair in Cindy Lou Who pigtails for our family Christmas party. There nestled...
January 12, 2013 - 8:41am