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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
All about birds: 'Can-do' club posts at DeSanctis
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
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
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
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
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
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
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October 21, 2013
Marching Wildcats take first at state competition
The River Falls High School Marching Wildcats took first place in their division Saturday at the State Marching Band Championships held at UW-Whitewater....
Life/arts and entertainment
October 21, 2013 - 8:57am
October 18, 2013
'Pluggie' to stop, drop and roll into retirement
After about 30 years of teaching kids about fire safety, and making appearances in parades, “Pluggie” the robotic fire hydrant is retiring....
October 18, 2013 - 4:35pm
October 14, 2013
RF residents, students flock to Homecoming parade
Students, Alumni and River Falls area residents gathered around Main Street Saturday, Oct. 12, to watch the UW-River Falls homecoming parade....
October 14, 2013 - 10:55am
October 10, 2013
Letter: Constitutionality, local control are big educational concerns
Common Core was created by private corporations, receiving no legislative grant/authority from states to draft national education standards. The National Governors Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), act as a front for CCSS. CCSS violates three...
October 10, 2013 - 1:14pm
October 4, 2013
High school students were simply amazing
Friday night our son, Dustin Daggett, was crowned homecoming king by the senior class at the River Falls High School. He was thrilled to be nominated and was very excited about being king. My husband and I would like to thank the class of 2014 for nominating and making him...
October 4, 2013 - 9:35am
October 2, 2013
Cats go wild for homecoming
The River Falls High School Wildcats celebrated homecoming Friday, Sept. 27. Ashley Filkins and Dustin Daggett were crowned Homecoming Queen...
October 2, 2013 - 2:01pm
September 24, 2013
RFHS marching band strikes a chord for the home crowd
Six-time consecutive state title holder's the River Falls High School Marching Wildcats, will host an at-home field show competition on Sunday,...
September 24, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 13, 2013
Editorial: Come see the good your money helped buy
What will $19 million get you? The River Falls School District will demonstrate the answer to that question with a series of open house tours...
September 13, 2013 - 9:03am
September 10, 2013
Cub Scout sign up Sept. 16
Attention all boys in grades K-5 -- you are invited to join River Falls Cub Scouts on Monday, Sept. 16. Enjoy an open house with new and current...
September 10, 2013 - 9:40am
September 5, 2013
RFHS girl's Hershey's experience a sweet deal
Seventeen-year-old River Falls High School senior Karlie Place spent the last year in a youth leadership program through Hershey's and Key Club....
September 5, 2013 - 4:54pm
August 30, 2013
Education Matters: Be a difference maker in a child's life
Be a difference maker in a child’s life It’s that time of the year — teachers and support staff returned this past Monday to start the...
August 30, 2013 - 9:09am
August 29, 2013
River Falls ACT scores dip for 2013; district has high rate of participation
Academic test scores, even from high-performing school districts, vary from year to year. High-performing River Falls High School is no exception. Its scores dipped this past year on the ACT college admissions exam. While still well above the Wisconsin average, River Falls dropped...
August 29, 2013 - 9:43am