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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
December 22, 2015
Tech college grad discovers River Falls, relishes a new career
Cindy Peterson thought she had her immediate future figured out after graduating from high school in Barrington, Ill. She was headed for the...
December 22, 2015 - 10:46am
August 19, 2015
Senator talks student loan debt crisis at technical college gathering
Eau Claire -- Student loan debt scares Lindsey Matysik. The Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) student told U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.),...
August 19, 2015 - 4:40pm
February 18, 2015
CVTC showcases area manufacturing - public has chance to explore careers, catch the latest
Nate Dodge and Nick Decheine amazed everyone, including themselves, at the robot maze races at the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Manufacturing...
February 18, 2015 - 12:04pm
November 28, 2014
Tech college grad hopes new skills will lead to local job
EAU CLAIRE– The fact that River Falls is so much different from his native Minneapolis is one of the reasons James Walker hopes his work as...
November 28, 2014 - 6:00am
August 27, 2014
CVTC President Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
EAU CLAIRE– Shortly after taking three buckets of ice water himself, Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) President Bruce Barker called...
August 27, 2014 - 3:13pm
June 3, 2014
River Falls students get jump on college credits
At the end of the school year, Kayla Armstrong will have a certificate that could help her in future employment. She will also have credits...
June 3, 2014 - 8:00am
February 20, 2014
For tech college students, simulation lab brings medical reality
When nursing students at Chippewa Valley Technical College in River Falls work on a training scenario with one of the school’s high-tech simulation...
February 20, 2014 - 10:25am
July 9, 2013
Pierce county man new member of CVTC board
Two new members joined the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Board of Trustees Monday evening -- L. Ronald Bartels of Bay City and Dan Ostermann of Tainter.
July 9, 2013 - 3:55pm
May 17, 2013
Mother, daughter earn tech-college degrees
When Ashley Colbeth came to the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) River Falls Campus a couple of years ago to take a placement test in...
May 17, 2013 - 9:34am
March 21, 2013
New administrator offers outlook for CVTC's future
Since starting at Chippewa Valley Technical College in January, Campus Administrator/Dean Beth Hein has been busy mapping the future. According...
March 21, 2013 - 9:35am
February 7, 2013
Displaced workers poised to launch healthcare careers
When the city of River Falls decided to stop enforcing parking meters for a year, for most people it meant saving some dimes and quarters on...
February 7, 2013 - 8:46am
January 25, 2013
Editorial: A jumpstart coming for local education, business
It started in the 1990s in a small, vacated Pizza Hut building on North Main Street. By last year, the Chippewa Valley Technical College, with...
January 25, 2013 - 3:27pm
January 22, 2013
CVTC eyes expansion, new leadership
Chippewa Valley Technical College is expanding its leadership team at the River Falls campus as it prepares for an expansion of the campus itself. Beth...
January 22, 2013 - 9:01am
January 9, 2013
Survey says: Tech college teachers made more than UW counterparts
Teachers at Wisconsin's technical colleges were paid more last year than UW professors, according to a review of public-employee salaries by Gannett Wisconsin Media, which has 10 daily newspapers around the state. Full-time instructors at the 16 tech schools averaged $90,000 last...
January 9, 2013 - 11:36am
December 24, 2012
CVTC project boosts local nonprofit shelter
Before beginning a project management class, Chippewa Valley Technical College student Taylor Mabis had never heard of 2nd Chances or Turningpoint,...
December 24, 2012 - 9:34am