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River Falls Journal
Slow road to rural broadband continues
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
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
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
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
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
April 17, 2009
Small flags send vital message from home
Only soldiers on the front lines receive the small, folded American flags from the Pocket Flag Project. Many locals have helped in several different...
April 17, 2009 - 1:00am
April 10, 2009
Days Gone By
10 YEARS AGO, APRIL 15, 1999 In local business news the Ferrellgas team was celebrating 60 years of providing reliable, professional and safe customer service, according to district manager Rich Schnekenberger. Municipal Court Clerk Lori Gutting and Deputy Clerk Cindy McKahan were...
April 10, 2009 - 10:33am
April 3, 2009
Days Gone By: Early Pierce county plat map found, looking for more
Editor's Note: By a stroke of luck, Pierce County Historical Association member Dan Geister found a rare 1870 plat map. The 38x54-inch map showing landowners at that time is the only known one in existence and the earliest found to date. The next earliest is the 1877-78 atlas. Geister...
April 3, 2009 - 9:25am
April 1, 2009
Fundraiser's back Saturday to help MS patient, others
No matter what health challenge Mary McHardy faces, the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patient from Ellsworth keeps on fighting. The latest challenge...
April 1, 2009 - 9:23am
March 18, 2009
Monthlong library presentation looks at climate change effects on northwoods ecology
Starting Saturday and continuing through Thursday, April 26, the River Falls Public Library will host a number of events centered around the...
March 18, 2009 - 8:37am
February 27, 2009
Life interrupted: Busy woman turns focus to battle cancer
As it does for many women, Lisa Speer's battle with breast cancer started with a lump that she knew hadn't been there before. In the weeks since,...
February 27, 2009 - 11:25am
February 18, 2009
Free clinic nears 2nd anniversary
The board of directors for the Free Clinic of Pierce & St. Croix Counties met last week and elected new officers and added members. Located in...
February 18, 2009 - 10:32am
'One Acts With Snacks' begins Friday in River Falls
The River Falls Community Theatre will present "One Acts with Snacks" at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Feb. 20, 21, 27 and 28, at the River...
February 18, 2009 - 10:17am
February 12, 2009
Valentine anniversary: 50 & counting!
Saturday's an extra special day for Florence and Howard Miller of River Falls. Not only is it Valentine's Day, but it's also the day they were...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
From Johnnie's to the Pantry
During the last two months, Johnnie's Bar patrons have been donating money and bins of non-perishable food items for the River Falls Food Pantry. ...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Community Ed Web site launched
The newly formed River Falls Community Education Collaborative group now has a Web site to let local people know where they can learn about lifelong learning, leisure, recreation and professional activities and classes. The address is www.rflearns.org. Those interested in being listed...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Days Gone By
Born in a small North Dakota town, Glenn Hoberg joined a medical practice in downtown River Falls in 1959 with another family practicing osteopath,...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
Hot Air Affair lifts off Feb. 6-8
The 20th annual Hudson Hot Air Affair is coming to Hudson Feb. 6-8. The "Roaring 20's" is the theme for this year's event, said balloon coordinator...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Cooking lessons serve after-school portions
Resident Romaine Hanson said she's thought about organizing kids' cooking lessons for a while. Her idea comes to fruition Jan. 16 with Creative...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
Western Wisconsin Partnership marks 10th anniversary
The Western Wisconsin Partnership at UW-River Falls celebrated its 10th year on campus as a training provider to child welfare workers in 24 counties of western Wisconsin. "Geographically, one third of the state depends on UW-RF's social work program, which means our university...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am