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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
June 16, 2016
Real but virtual: Student earns his high school diploma
River Falls resident Cody Splittgerber was one of millions of 18-year-olds to graduate high school this spring. What's unique is the school he...
June 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 9, 2016
VIDEO: RFHS class of 2016 graduates
Speakers encouraged graduating seniors to remember the past, and look to the future at the River Falls School District high school commencement...
June 9, 2016 - 2:53pm
June 7, 2016
University to host business, IT degree open house for adults
UW-River Falls is hosting an Open House for Adults and Working Professionals from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 14, at the UWRF Hudson Center, 2501 Hanley Road, Suite 200, in Hudson. Whether seeking or advancing a career in business or computer science, UWRF offers flexible degree tracks...
June 7, 2016 - 9:37am
May 30, 2016
Authorities looking for La Crosse bank robber; Voter ID still in effect for August; and 13 more Wisconsin state news stories
La Crosse -- Authorities in western Wisconsin are looking for the man who robbed the Altra Federal Credit Union branch office inside a grocery store in La Crosse. One person was brought in for questioning, but hasn't been called a suspect. Witnesses say a white man walked into the...
May 30, 2016 - 12:34pm
May 27, 2016
Transitional advice: Community shares letters with students
Getting a letter – a good-old-fashioned “snail mail” letter – isn't a common occurrence in this day of email, text messaging and social...
May 27, 2016 - 6:00am
May 26, 2016
'Bittersweet' farewell goes to this Meyer Middle School teacher.
Meyer Middle School has many staff members. Some have taught there ‘forever’ and others have just started their journey. Eighth grade science...
May 26, 2016 - 6:00am
May 25, 2016
River Falls 5th grader recognized for his skillful writing
The kid can sure write. His teacher and mother say so, and so does the state of Wisconsin. Benjamin Accola, Westside Elementary School fifth...
May 25, 2016 - 11:32am
May 12, 2016
'Intuitive' Meyer Middle School student expresses herself through writing
Those who follow the AreaVoices blogs featured on the River Falls Journal’s website may have noticed a new blogger’s posts appearing. There’s...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 12, 2016 - 4:18pm
Planning for new River Falls school playground is about going natural
The Public Montessori School, 421 W. Maple St., will be expanding soon. But not inside for a brick-and-mortar expansion. Rather the school has...
May 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 10, 2016
Bathrooms: UWRF gives gender neutral a try
By Tori Schneider, Falcon News Service While the debate continues around the country over what bathrooms transgender people should be allowed to use, UW-River Falls officials hope to renovate bathrooms in two residence halls to make them gender neutral. Under the plan, the bathrooms...
May 10, 2016 - 3:29pm
May 3, 2016
"America’s Public Universities: ‘A good investment, or no longer worth the cost’?” Let's talk about it.
The St. Croix Valley Foundation is sponsoring a series of “Conversations of the Valley” These public affairs luncheon series starts off on...
May 3, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 28, 2016
Arbor Day celebrated with tree donations to area students
ELLSWORTH -- To celebrate Arbor Day – Friday, April 29 -- Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services delivered 871 evergreen tree seedlings to 4th...
April 28, 2016 - 12:23pm
April 25, 2016
Featured column: Superintendent's Corner: Educator shortage is a growing concern and impossible to ignore
In February 2015, 75 community members came together to forge a new strategic vision for our district.The result of this day-long process provided a framework for a new five-year district strategic plan. Most notably, the No. 1 strategic priority as identified by the River Falls community...
April 25, 2016 - 11:10am
April 20, 2016
Fulbright professor from Serbia to speak at UWRF
UW–River Falls will be hosting Visiting Fulbright Professor Nina Lazarevic, assistant professor from the University of Nis, Serbia, to speak...
April 20, 2016 - 12:14pm
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April is Autism Awareness Month and on April 30 there will be a special screening of the documentary “Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am