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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
St. Croix County dispatcher, Baldwin EMS help woman deliver child in vehicle
Pierce County Sheriff's Officer warns of IRS scam
Wisconsin roundup: Girl survives 40-foot fall from cliff at state park; 9 more state news stories
River Falls council, district look to joint future
crime and courts
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Four Wildcats All-BRC
Falcon Roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
RFHS powerlifters to host bench press competition
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
River Falls Cheerleading opens for youth
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - New School Buses
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/26/17 Special Meeting re: Board Retreat
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/17 Liquor Licenses Hearing
TOWN OF TROY: 7/6/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Dorothy Esther Johnson, 83
Corey B. Carlson, 36
Matthias Cremer Putzier
Stephen F. Nash, 60
Robert Allen Cooper Jr.
Arts Minded: Developing art scene is inspiring
Library Notes: You should never be without a good book!
Viewpoint: Celebrating Wisconsin's Dairyland
From This Perch column: Fear is the enemy
Woodworking: Students and pets? Try a cat
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School open enrollment begins
Parents who want to pick the public school district that their children will attend during the 2017-18 school year can apply to do so from Feb. 6 to April 28. State law allows Wisconsin children to attend public school in a district other than the one in which they live. The completed...
January 23, 2017 - 5:00am
January 21, 2017
High School HVAC problem bigger than pipes
The job will go beyond replacing 10,000 linear feet of faulty hot water pipes this summer at River Falls High School. Superintendent Jamie Benson has been reminding people that it's not just bad pipes, but also degraded heating coils and valves that will likely need replacing. A recent...
January 21, 2017 - 6:00am
January 19, 2017
Technical college seeks board applicants
EAU CLAIRE — Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Board of Trustees. The open positions include one member who is an elected official and two additional members. Successful candidates will serve three-year terms beginning...
January 19, 2017 - 4:19pm
Their winning essays spotlighted the scientific genius of women
Three students from St. Bridget Parish School had the winning essays in the American Association of University Women-River Falls annual science...
January 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
'It was always a dream'
Svenja Kraut had never been to the United States before coming here four months ago. The 10th grade exchange student from Northern Germany said...
January 19, 2017 - 10:24am
January 17, 2017
School robotic Lego teams compete, excel
After establishing a team last year at Greenwood Elementary, two Meyer Middle School FIRST Lego (robotic) League teams made it to the section...
January 17, 2017 - 5:00am
January 13, 2017
College students journey to live, work at South Pole
The dream of living and working in Antarctica will soon be a reality for UW-River Falls physics students Dylan Frikken and Samantha Pedek. They...
January 13, 2017 - 9:48am
January 12, 2017
Minnesota assistant principal accused of stealing $190,000 from church
ST. PAUL—A St. Paul school administrator accused of stealing from her Wisconsin church has resigned her job after a 19-week period of paid administrative leave. St. Paul Public Schools placed Kara Amundson on leave Aug. 24 after the St. Croix County sheriff's office notified...
January 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 8, 2017
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
In 1870, a group of citizens from Pierce and St. Croix counties petitioned the Wisconsin Legislature to locate the next state normal school in River Falls. Voters from the towns of River Falls, Clifton, Troy and Kinnickinnic requested the authority to vote a tax of $20,000 to make...
January 8, 2017 - 5:00am
January 6, 2017
Middle school's Students of the Month named
Each month Meyer Middle School teachers and staff pick students who excel in various ways. For December, the recognized MMS students are: 6 Gold:...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 5, 2017
Ellsworth student charged with assault
A Maiden Rock teenager was charged with a felony after a high school dodgeball game allegedly turned violent. Pierce County prosecutors charged 18-year-old Jacob Sigler with one count of substantial battery in connection with the Oct. 11 incident at Ellsworth High School. A criminal...
News/crime and courts
January 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Workshop for Montessori educators examines visual literacy
Educators in public or private Montessori schools can gain professional knowledge and skills in a new workshop offered by UW-River Falls. The workshop, “Visual Literacy: Creating Context for Students to Express What They See,” will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb....
January 5, 2017 - 10:56am
January 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: License fee increases for anglers, hunters eyed; state GOP lawmakers say they won't rush things; 7 more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is proposing raising hunting and fishing fees or linking the fees to inflation as options...
January 4, 2017 - 9:12am
January 3, 2017
Third grade holiday essays: Westside
Westside Elementary Ann Hensley's class
Life/arts and entertainment
January 3, 2017 - 5:59pm
Third grade holiday essays: Greenwood
Greenwood ElementaryTonya Maier's classIf Santa and Mrs. Claus got captured by aliens when they were coming to give toys, here’s what I would do…. I would go to the planet that they are on. I would try to talk to the aliens and I would say let them comer and give us toys. But...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 3, 2017 - 5:58pm