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Lawmakers seek to solve Murr property dispute through legislation
O'Connell acquires Hill, Cashman Hill funeral homes
Wisconsin roundup: Trump says Wis. wouldn’t get Foxconn ‘if I didn’t get elected’; more state news stories
Ezekiel's new visitation pastor eager to get to know parishioners
Walker appoints Knudson St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Northland Bulls: A chance to fulfill your football dreams
Legion State Baseball: RF wins opener on walk-off bomb
Herum moves up: Former Wildcat promoted to Class AA
Willow River State Park receives rare opportunity
Crunch time for Fish
She ties up blankets to give back
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
Young boy's donations bring charity more than one type of change
St. Croix County Fair officially opens
PHOTOS: 'Trout 'N About' in 2017
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/26/17 Special Retreat Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Aug. 2017 Ad hoc Facility Needs Committee Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/1/17 Town Board Meeting
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Rosemary L. Wilson Estate; Case No. 17PR73
Cynthia Rae McLagan, 80
Mark T. Carlson, 66
Mary Ellen Hauschildt, 60
Bruce A. Larson, 70
Margaret G. Ramberg, 98
Letters to the editor: Discover real immigration stories; Global warming scares
Letters: A thank you for the library; immigrants valuable to economy
Library Notes:Summer is slipping quickly by
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Superintendent's Corner: High School facility under repair
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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