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River Falls Journal
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
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
RFSD has an app for that
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
July 25, 2013
North of City Hall, two old buildings slated for demo
Tuesday night, July 23, the River Falls City Council voted to adjust the 2013 budget by $10,330 to include asbestos removal from two city-owned...
July 25, 2013 - 4:16pm
Sweat equity: New River Falls School District hire put on hot spot
It's been baptism by fire for the school district's new building and grounds director. Art Tobin began work in late April. A month later he was...
June 25, 2013 - 2:38pm
June 3, 2013
Radio Road construction ongoing
Road work on the Radio Road interchange, which will completed in August 2014, continues this week with multiples projects. The project website,...
June 3, 2013 - 11:25am
May 16, 2012
Groundbreaking set for River Falls Eco Village
The St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity's 18-unit Eco Village now has a 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 14, "official Gold Shovel Ground Breaking"...
May 16, 2012 - 4:20pm
May 4, 2012
In the trenches
Work on East Cascade Avenue reconstruction project continued this week despite the story weather. While heavy rain set things back some, the...
May 4, 2012 - 1:19pm
February 15, 2012
Oak Grove: Meeting Tuesday on sediment reuse for road
Lametti and Sons, a Minnesota-based construction company, has requested approval from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to...
February 15, 2012 - 9:58am
November 22, 2011
Phase 2 of construction takes shape
The second phase of the University Falls student housing project, on West Cascade Avenue near State Street, began springing from the ground in...
November 22, 2011 - 11:52am
September 28, 2009
Huber family's home revealed in premiere of 'Extreme Makeover'
SOUTH RANGE, Wis.
September 28, 2009 - 8:47am
August 13, 2009
OSHA cites excavating firm after trench death in New Richmond
Federal safety officials have cited a northwest Wisconsin company after the death of a worker in April. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued five citations yesterday against A-1 Excavating in Bloomer. OSHA investigated after Eugene Hakes, 33, of Cadott was...
August 13, 2009 - 6:00am
July 9, 2009
Legislators seek ways to finance new and improved roads
Wisconsin motorists were spared of a gas tax increase in the new state budget. But it didn't fix the roads and legislators are going back to the drawing board to find ways to raise the needed money. The governor's proposed oil profits' tax would have raised more than $300 million...
July 9, 2009 - 9:00am
June 19, 2009
On the job training
Under the instruction of high school teacher Paul Haugland and the supervision of Walters Buildings employee Dan Purfeerst, a classroom of 17...
June 19, 2009 - 9:02am
April 13, 2009
Teens: Curious about a construction career?
The River Falls campus of Chippewa Valley Technical College hosts a free workshop 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at 884 Fairchild...
April 13, 2009 - 10:03am
March 4, 2009
Federal-funded road construction work to start in May
Construction will begin in May and June on the Wisconsin road projects approved as part of the large federal spending package. The first funds were released Tuesday. The bill that balanced the current state budget last month also listed highway projects for the first $300 million...
March 4, 2009 - 9:00am
February 13, 2009
City Hall, motel nearing completion
"We'll be open in July," said developer representative and investor for Martinsen Land and Investments John Garden about the Best Western hotel...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Questions loom over road construction funds
Wisconsin has enough money to pay for its road work from this summer. But as the federal Highway Trust Fund heads toward a deficit, officials wonder if they can afford future projects - like the $1.8 billion re-building of Interstate-94 that's planned from Milwaukee to the Illinois...
September 11, 2008 - 9:00am