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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Ginseng drama; police impersonator; barrel fire sets off fireworks
Police Beat: 'You were young once before, right?'
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
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 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
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
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
August 31, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Gov. Scott Walker's office says it has asked the state Health Services agency to investigate reports of medical errors and staffing shortages at the state veterans' nursing home in Waupaca County. The Madison Capital Times says employees at King, along with residents and their relatives,...
August 31, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON-- The Republican lawmaker who represents the state Veterans' Home at King in Waupaca County joins Democrats who want a state audit of the facility. Luther Olsen says he also wants to know if another agency should take over the home from state Veterans' Affairs department...
August 29, 2016 - 7:57am
August 28, 2016
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Recently a group of 14-year-old girls could be seen using a post driver to install signs along the White Pathway, and Kinnickinnic Pathway by...
August 28, 2016 - 6:00am
August 26, 2016
New student enrollment at UW-River Falls highest in five years
As part of a summer tradition, faculty and staff at UW-River Falls have been welcoming and registering new students for the fall semester. However, with the largest incoming freshman class the university has seen in five years, this summer has felt a little different. For the 2016-17...
August 26, 2016 - 8:36am
August 24, 2016
School District Bus Routes announced
School starts Thursday, Sept. 1 and "our big yellows" will be back on the road transporting kids. Middle and High School students will be transported...
August 24, 2016 - 9:19am
August 17, 2016
UW System drafts 2017-19 budget proposal
UW-River Falls was one of the 26 Wisconsin college campuses affected by statewide budget cuts to higher education made two years ago. This month...
August 17, 2016 - 11:33am
August 4, 2016
‘It was kind of heroic’
Clyde Hudson is presented with a citizen commendation by Police Chief Gordon Young and officer Chris Gottfredson during the regular City Counil...
August 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 1, 2016
Students, prof selected for $25,000 entrepreneurial grants
UW-River Falls Director for the Center for Innovation and Business Development Danielle Campeau said last week that students Michael Mader and...
August 1, 2016 - 5:00am
July 30, 2016
Stifter movin' on: Goodbye university, hello City Hall
The end of an era has come for the facilities planning and management department at UW-River with the parting of Michael Stifter as director....
July 30, 2016 - 5:00am
July 21, 2016
Here's where you can turn for business advice
UW-River Falls Small Business Development Center offers no-cost consulting services for entrepreneurs and established small businesses in Polk,...
July 21, 2016 - 1:04pm
July 18, 2016
Chapin picked to be associate vice chancellor
Longtime faculty member Wes Chapin has been named associate vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies at UW-River Falls. Chapin...
July 18, 2016 - 12:39pm
July 14, 2016
Register early: University seeks Career Fair exhibitors
UW-River Falls is seeking employer involvement for its Fall Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, in the University Center on campus. The Career Fair gives students the opportunity to meet and network with potential employers. Students can learn about internship...
July 14, 2016 - 10:31am
July 11, 2016
What does “local food” mean to state consumers?
Wisconsin consumers widely agree that “local” food means food grown in Wisconsin, according to a new statewide survey conducted by faculty affiliated with UW-Extension, UW-Madison, and UW-River Falls. Food from Michigan, Iowa, Illinois, and Minnesota, meanwhile, is not considered...
July 11, 2016 - 5:08pm
July 8, 2016
Report: State prison costs grow five times the rate of school expenses; mixed reviews follow Trump visit with congressional Republicans; 11 more state news stories
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The cost of sending people to prison has gone up five times as fast as the cost of educating children in Wisconsin. The U.S. Education Department said Thursday that the cost of running jails and prisons in the Badger State grew by 351 percent from 1979 through...
July 8, 2016 - 10:04am
July 6, 2016
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Former River Falls School District Superintendent Tom Westerhaus has been retired for two years now, but that's not slowing him down one bit....
July 6, 2016 - 4:00pm