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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
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
Real Estate Showcase
April 11, 2013
Book Report: Another word on former presidents; waxing poetic on the death of a fly
Three American presidents lead off this week's roster of books: Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. You could fill libraries...
April 11, 2013 - 1:53pm
April 4, 2013
Book Report: A new Scandinavian thriller takes the stage
I'm way behind in my coverage of the Scandinavian thriller surge in world publishing, not having even read a Stieg Larsson thriller, so I'll...
April 4, 2013 - 4:28pm
March 29, 2013
Your Schools: Expanding the horizons of today's youth
As you might already know, our River Falls Leads: 2010-15 Strategic Plan contains Strategy three, states, "We will instill in every student a...
March 29, 2013 - 12:16pm
March 22, 2013
Book Report: Indiana, no, make that Wisconsin Jones
When I was a kid in a small Wisconsin grade school, one of my favorite subjects was Wisconsin history, taught to me by my sixth-grade teacher,...
March 22, 2013 - 12:33pm
Days Gone By: 1973 St. Bridget's Basketball Team
In March 1973 St. Bridget Parochial School's basketball team included, front row, left to right, Gary Poulin, Ted Ammann, Bill O'Connell, Joe...
March 22, 2013 - 12:15pm
Woodworking: Theory of relativity: Calculating rental prices
The first apartment I ever rented was a brand-new item in Bowling Green, Ohio, circa 1960. It had a kitchen, two bedrooms, a living room, a...
March 22, 2013 - 10:54am
March 14, 2013
Days Gone By: 1963
March 14, 1963: Cold feet, aching limbs end result for hikers: A weary group of eight was the remainder of a party of ten who began an eight-mile...
March 14, 2013 - 1:11pm
Book Report: Glowing endorsements for new poet
River Falls poet Thomas R. Smith writes that Kristin Laurel's new book of poetry will "burn itself on your memory." Minnesota poet Deborah Keenan...
March 14, 2013 - 9:45am
Woodworking: Remembering all the good ole' ways farming was done
I recently read in a farm journal that the powers-that-be have named the site of a future Farm Progress Day site. It's on a sizeable dairy farm...
March 14, 2013 - 8:50am
March 11, 2013
Your Schools: You asked and I answered
This week I will respond to questions I've been asked by residents on a variety of topics. How will the transition go for administrative changes...
March 11, 2013 - 8:19am
March 8, 2013
Wood Working: So divine to indulge the sporting life of bluebloods
I guess I've always had polo in my blood.
March 8, 2013 - 9:52am
March 1, 2013
Artsminded: Cold winds blowing in spring
Even though it's still below zero and ice formations decorate our windows daily, it seems more likely each day that spring is on its way. With...
March 1, 2013 - 10:15am
Wood Working: Even movie wieners, lusciously shown, trigger my hunger
I'm like Pavlov's famous dog. When a bell rings, I begin to salivate, or slobber, if you caninists prefer. The bell rang for me last month when...
March 1, 2013 - 9:12am
February 27, 2013
Wild Side: Maps help us dream
We look forward to future expeditions, whether it's over the river and through the woods to Grandma's house, a vacation in the tropics, or a...
February 27, 2013 - 2:15pm
February 25, 2013
Your Schools: Schools thrive with enthusiasm from community
Enthusiasm: 1) Supernatural inspiration or possession; inspired prophetic or poetic ecstasy; 2) religious fanaticism; 3) intense or eager interest;...
February 25, 2013 - 3:21pm