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River Falls Journal
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
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
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
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
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
October 2, 2013
Cats go wild for homecoming
The River Falls High School Wildcats celebrated homecoming Friday, Sept. 27. Ashley Filkins and Dustin Daggett were crowned Homecoming Queen...
October 2, 2013 - 2:01pm
October 1, 2013
Top RFMU customers get taste of breakfast, local economy
More than 100 representatives from the River Falls Municipal Utility’s top customers gathered at the River Falls Golf Course Tuesday morning,...
October 1, 2013 - 4:31pm
September 27, 2013
Viva las Bacon: Local Bacon Bash winner aims for higher stakes
After winning the River Falls Bacon Bash bacon-cooking competition, Caryl Wiley is planning to pack up her bacon and bring it all the way to...
September 27, 2013 - 10:34am
September 25, 2013
City approves $150,000 loan for new NCCM facility
After a closed session discussion at the end of its regular meeting Tuesday, the River Falls City Council voted to authorize a loan to NCCM company...
September 25, 2013 - 10:26am
September 19, 2013
Show to rev up support for local nonprofit
The River Falls Chamber of Commerce's Summer Cruze-In series may be done for the year, but area car enthusiasts will have at least one more chance...
September 19, 2013 - 4:48pm
September 11, 2013
Five departments battle wind, flames in dairy barn blaze
Two farm-related fires within 15 minutes of one another had crews from Prescott, River Falls and Ellsworth scrambling to help. The first call...
September 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
Group 'MOPS' up beautiful mess
This September, with school starting, River Falls children are heading back to school, learning new things, meeting new friends, and seeing familiar...
September 11, 2013 - 8:28am
September 9, 2013
Art on the Kinni draws a crowd
Art on the Kinni, Saturday, Sept. 7, drew in a crowd, despite the afternoon's excessive heat. The event is put on by the River Falls Community...
September 9, 2013 - 5:00pm
September 4, 2013
Thief’s excuse: I’m saving my life
A River Falls patrol officer spotlighted a 25-year-old Madison man during the middle of the night Sunday, Sept. 1, as he tiptoed out the back...
News/crime and courts
September 4, 2013 - 11:47am
June 16, 2013
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
The Afton Strawberry fest will be held from from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23 in downtown historic...
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
June 14, 2013
Pie and ice cream social June 18 at New Centerville
New Centerville United Methodist Church, 36 County Road Y, east of River Falls is hosting a Pie & Ice Cream Social, 5-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June...
June 14, 2013 - 1:25pm
June 5, 2013
Vortherms named new Prescott High School principal
PRESCOTT--Prescott High School students will be greeted by a new principal next fall--and a familiar face. At the May regular meeting, the Prescott...
June 5, 2013 - 10:52am
City of Hudson to allow backyard hens
Maybe it was fate. Monday, June 3, was National Egg Day, the spokespersons for Hudson Urban Chickens said at the start of their presentation...
June 5, 2013 - 8:17am
June 1, 2013
Bike ride, car show coming June 15
Have-a-Heart in River Falls is having a charity Bike Ride and Car Show Saturday, June 15, at the Gas Lite, between Ellsworth and Prescott. Bill...
June 1, 2013 - 5:38am
May 28, 2013
Two juveniles caught in city-wide thefts throughout Prescott
Prescott Police have apprehended two juveniles responsible for a series of thefts from motor vehicles and criminal damage to property incidents...
May 28, 2013 - 9:59am