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Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
Area man worked behind the scenes to 'get things done' at the RNC convention
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
crime and courts
River Falls advances in Legion State Tourney
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Weekend Happenings July 29-31
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
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
Dorothy "Dodie" Sazama age 75
Frederick "Fritz" Anding, 87
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
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
Real Estate Showcase
September 12, 2012
Editorial: Parking experiment: It's all up to us whether it works
In case you haven't noticed, since July 23 the parking meters downtown have been deemed inactive. They will remain dormant during a one-year...
September 12, 2012 - 2:22pm
September 6, 2012
Editorial: Parents, students: Plan ahead and the payoff should follow
Year after year the academic news out of the River Falls School District is very good if not excellent. Yet each year the recognition must be...
September 6, 2012 - 3:25pm
August 30, 2012
Editorial: Elected officials need to get tax agreement done
Earlier this year Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton attended a press event designed to celebrate the passage of federal legislation that would finally allow a new St.
August 30, 2012 - 8:56am
August 22, 2012
Editorial: Hey, seniors: Don't kick back, opportunity knocks
If you're at least 62 and own property in the River Falls School District, you can do some good deeds for our local schools while earning money...
August 22, 2012 - 3:21pm
August 9, 2012
Editorial: Just when you thought it was safe, another election arrives
It's been only two months since the last election -- the governor's June 5 recall won by incumbent Scott Walker over Tom Barrett. Now, in the...
August 9, 2012 - 9:52am
August 2, 2012
Editorial: Affordable housing project made better by the color green
St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity has certainly outdone itself by starting to build not only a cluster of new houses aimed at low-income...
August 2, 2012 - 8:40am
July 25, 2012
Editorial: All you can do is try to 'Teach your children well'
As Heather Johnson writes in her letter this week, making sense of the triple homicide that happened in River Falls earlier this month was hard...
July 25, 2012 - 3:44pm
July 18, 2012
Editorial: Distressing news, but think of those handling the investigative work
The apparent murders of three River Falls sisters in their home last week has gripped and stunned all of us. We read the latest accounts and see the victims' pictures and experience shock, horror and then disbelief. At the same time there are people in law enforcement, led by the...
July 18, 2012 - 3:51pm
July 11, 2012
Editorial: For those of you who stay... and for those who don't
River Falls Days is here again. Local citizens usually react in one of two ways: They either leave town for the long weekend and escape the crowds...
July 11, 2012 - 2:58pm
July 5, 2012
Editorial: Main Street gets long-term tuneup; more changes likely
Most everyone would agree that it was impressive the first time to walk through the entrance of what was EconoFoods and see the wide-open bright layout to what is now called Family Fresh Market. Store owner Nash Finch's interior and exterior redesign with added parking spaces point...
July 5, 2012 - 10:16am
June 28, 2012
Editorial: Call this the practical form of academic recycling
The work is hardly glamorous.
June 28, 2012 - 9:39am
June 21, 2012
Editorial: What better way to support local public education?
--Tablet computers: For an entire class of second graders to be exposed to and make use of the latest technologies; for another group of autistic...
June 21, 2012 - 8:04am
June 14, 2012
Editorial: Wow, amazing voter begs the question: Just who's missing
Despite the disgust many felt at having to vote in another recall election last week, voter turnout in River Falls surged to the point that it rivaled presidential election turnouts. Local voter turnout every four years in presidential elections typically runs in the 70-80%-range....
June 14, 2012 - 10:07am
June 7, 2012
Editorial: Kindness remains the everyday norm
--SEX OFFENDER RELEASED FROM PRISON --EX-DOCTOR ARRESTED FOR SMASHING BOTTLES --FLEEING RF MAN FINALLY CAUGHT IN MINNESOTA It's tempting to see prominent local stories and think the world -- or, in this case, our community -- is falling apart. Stories with bad news often are placed...
June 7, 2012 - 8:59am
May 31, 2012
Editorial: Branding only works when there's something of value to promote
The River Falls School District's attempt to market itself to the community and outside world with a new decorative logo that includes uplifting...
May 31, 2012 - 8:13am