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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
Deal reached to lease bar for school conversion
Police stop fight after ‘rear naked choke hold;’ nab male shoplifter with a woman’s red coat
St. Croix Drug Task Force makes huge pot bust
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Highway 65 crash south of Roberts
crime and courts
Frisbie All-American, again
Wildcat gymnasts soar
Wild Side: Hunting scarce and elusive pheasants
Wildcat boys top B-W in home opener
Wild Side: Change of pace: Deer Hunting in the Banana Belt
Sweet competition: See library gingerbread contest entries
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 19-21
Video: St. Bridget's School Christmas concert
These club members want kids to know that ‘Bird is the Word’
Christmas spirit for the Free Clinic, take three
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 1/8/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 1/6/15 Town Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Property Tax Payments - Pierce & St. Croix Counties
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/5/15 Special Meeting - Renaissance Bldg. Lease
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: Ordinance 2014-04 - Implements of Husbandry
Virginia Rodli, 101
Glen L. Bottolfson, 69
Timothy Teeter, 54
M. Jeremy Stowall, 85
Gerald A. Lee, 75
Days Gone By: 1954 McKahan fire
Column: Getting into the holiday spirit with ‘A Christmas Carol’
Days Gone By: Brownies 1974
Get Out! Deals
September 10, 2010
Unlikely hero steps up for Wildcat runners
When Ellie Nelson woke up Friday morning and milled over her bowl of Cheerios, she never considered she would be the hero for the Wildcat girls' cross country team a few hours later. Nelson, a soft-spoken, modest sophomore according to coach Pat Lorentz, has been part of a supporting...
September 10, 2010 - 8:30am
September 3, 2010
Wildcat sophomore Paige Skorseth wades through the deepest part of the course along the South Fork of the Kinnickinnic River on her way to a...
September 3, 2010 - 8:32am
September 2, 2010
The Wildcat cross country teams sure know how to kick off a season. In what has become one of the most popular event for teams across Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota, the Cats dominated the competition at the River Falls Extreme Meet Thursday with the girls taking first with a near-perfect...
September 2, 2010 - 10:36am
August 20, 2010
High hopes for Wildcat runners
It may be the start of the fall sports season, but members of the Wildcat cross country teams have been working in the heat and humidity all summer with the goal of trying to improve on their historic 2009 campaign. The Cats opened fall practice Monday and will kick off the season...
August 20, 2010 - 8:24am
Liz Black inducted into WCCCA Hall of Fame
Liz (Reusser) Black of River Falls was inducted into the Wisconsin Cross Country Coaches Association (WCCCA) Hall of Fame on Friday, Jan. 8, at the WCCCA Annual Coaches Convention in Brookfield. Black, a Doctor of Pharmacy at the River Falls Area Hospital, was a two-time WIAA Division...
January 20, 2010 - 3:49pm
January 14, 2010
Lorentz named Coach of Year
River Falls High School head cross country coach Pat Lorentz has been named Wisconsin girls' District 1 Cross Country Coach of the Year by the Wisconsin Cross Country Coaches Association. Lorentz received votes from other cross country coaches around the state to earn the honor....
January 14, 2010 - 8:55am
November 4, 2009
Cats crack top ten
For Wildcat cross country coach Pat Lorentz, the hardest part of Saturday's WIAA State Cross Country Championships came at the end. "About the...
November 4, 2009 - 8:11am
October 28, 2009
Sectional win leads to state
The Wildcat girls' cross country team won the La Crosse Logan sectional Saturday (Oct. 24) in La Crosse to earn a spot at this weekend's WIAA State Cross Country Championships in Wisconsin Rapids Oct. 31. This year's team joins the 1998 and 2002 teams as the only girls' cross country...
October 28, 2009 - 12:41pm
October 21, 2009
Twice is nice for Wildcat girls
Freshman Paige Skorseth took home the individual title and junior Lucy Ramquist finished second to lead the Wildcat girls' team to the Big Rivers...
October 21, 2009 - 2:58pm
September 2, 2009
River Falls High School cross country coach Pat Lorentz has a simple message for the team's fans: "It's a good time to be a fan of Wildcat Cross...
September 2, 2009 - 10:15am