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River Falls Journal
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
Roadrunners: Count on it, they will be back
DMV: If you don’t have an ID to vote, start the process now
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
One more time: Sirens to blare
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
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
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
March 1, 2013
River Falls students learn about the civil war
Students from Meyer Middle School and the River Falls High School toured the River Falls Public Library's Civil War exhibit. In addition to seeing...
March 1, 2013 - 12:05pm
Preschool classes at Willow River
A preschool program on squirrels and chipmunks will be presented at the Willow River State Park Nature Center on Tuesday and Wednesday, March...
March 1, 2013 - 10:37am
February 28, 2013
River Falls school officials try to sway education spending debate
As the River Falls School District works on its own budget, one is being proposed for Wisconsin that includes how much schools can spend for...
February 28, 2013 - 10:01am
School district says 'Hola' to new instruction
After being piloted last year at Greenwood Elementary, the River Falls School District introduced the K-1 Spanish program this year. Travelling...
February 28, 2013 - 9:52am
February 27, 2013
Troop 54 attends Klondike event
Troop 54 Webelos from River Falls attended an Eagle River District Klondike event in North Hudson on Feb. 2, participating in first aid, tomahawk...
February 27, 2013 - 11:23am