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UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
Landmark survey finds U.S. transgender people harassed in public restrooms
Wisconsin roundup: Trump's 'Thank You Tour' comes to Wisconsin Tuesday; tuition hike ahead for some UW students; 6 more state news stories
Jury doesn't buy stalking charges against River Falls man
New tattoo shop's name honors the name before River Falls
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Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
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Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
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March 26, 2013
Meyer Middle School math team qualifies
The 2013 River Falls math team qualified eight middle school 'mathletes' to participate in the NW Wisconsin Chapter MATHCOUNTS Competition in...
March 26, 2013 - 9:47am
March 22, 2013
State funding secured for Falcon Center
The Wisconsin State Building Commission met in Madison Thursday and formally ensured funding for the new Falcon Center on the UW-River Falls...
March 22, 2013 - 10:49am
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
Meet the 2013 prom court
The River Falls High School Junior class will host the 2013 prom on Saturday, April 20, playing on the theme 'Under the Sea.' The grand march...
March 21, 2013 - 9:31am
March 20, 2013
Luedtke recommended as new RFHS principal
An ad-hoc hiring committee, chaired by Superintendent Tom Westerhaus, has picked Kit Luedtke to be River Falls High School principal starting...
March 20, 2013 - 2:17pm
March 18, 2013
Honor students set stage for 2nd Mr. RFHS pageant
Hairy legs and all, eight male contestants step into the spotlight next week to compete for the Mr. RFHS title and, while doing so, help honor...
March 18, 2013 - 11:54am
March 15, 2013
Superintendent candidates disagree on school spending
The two candidates for state public school superintendent disagree on whether schools need more tax dollars. Incumbent Tony Evers and state Assembly Republican Don Pridemore debated the funding issue and others this week at a meeting in Madison of the Wisconsin Association of School...
March 15, 2013 - 10:23am
March 14, 2013
Free classes offer Skywarn spotter certification
The National Weather Service offers free classes for citizens to become certified as an NWS Skywarn Storm Spotter. The class is open to all types...
March 14, 2013 - 10:25am
Budget woes worry western Wisconsin schools
State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) knew she was on the hot seat when she showed up at Osceola High School on March 7. School officials...
March 14, 2013 - 9:10am
March 13, 2013
Design begins on long-awaited UWRF complex
Nearly 20 years after a study found the facilities substandard, UW-River Falls gained the traction it needs to starts design on a new Falcon...
March 13, 2013 - 12:09pm
March 12, 2013
UWRF dairy club takes top honors
Fifty-nine members of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Dairy Club attended the 31st Midwest American Dairy Science Association - Student...
March 12, 2013 - 10:24am
March 11, 2013
Your Schools: You asked and I answered
This week I will respond to questions I've been asked by residents on a variety of topics. How will the transition go for administrative changes...
March 11, 2013 - 8:19am
March 7, 2013
This author becomes one with subjects
Wearing a snorkel mask and jumping into a pond, local children's book writer Rick Chrustowski gets face-to-face with the animals that dot the...
March 7, 2013 - 2:47pm
River Falls wants to know what you want in the next school superintendent
The Board of Education of the School District of River Falls is in the process of searching for a new superintendent of schools to replace Tom Westerhaus who is retiring June 30th. The Board is asking for your input as to what qualities, skills, and characteristics you would like...
March 7, 2013 - 12:09pm
Bisexual and LGBT rights activist will hold discussions March 14
Robyn Ochs will be speaking at UW-River Falls on Thursday, March 14, for several lectures. Ochs is an educator, speaker, workshop leader and...
March 7, 2013 - 9:22am