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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Real Estate Showcase
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May 15, 2017
'Kindness Rocks' at Rocky Branch
Rocks are everywhere, small, large, grey, brown, earth colors. Most rocks blend into their surroundings, and are given little thought. But soon,...
May 15, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 12, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Panel wants legislative oversight of veterans fund transfers; bill to punish campus speech disruptions gets public hearing; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- State lawmakers want more of a say in a trust fund for veterans' benefits, after $55 million were transferred to that fund from the King Veterans Home. The Joint Finance Committee voted unanimously Thursday to make the veterans' agency notify the panel about proposed fund...
May 12, 2017 - 9:12am
May 10, 2017
Music bridges the gap between these MMS, college students, seniors
A group of middle school students has been meeting regularly—just about every Friday afternoon lately — in the band room. The students...
May 10, 2017 - 8:00am
April 28, 2017
'Great Greenwood Giveaway' is back
Most garage sales are organized as a way to earn a little extra cash, but one upcoming garage sale is free. Instead of earning money, Greenwood Elementary students learn about character as they collect items for the free garage sale, dubbed "The Great Greenwood Giveaway." Set for...
April 28, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 21, 2017
Lego kids give a 'paw' up to UWRF group
A group of Meyer Middle School students are getting ready to lend a helping "paw" to UW-River Falls students in ADEPT (Assistance Dog Educational...
April 21, 2017 - 7:48am
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest in 17 years. The seasonally adjusted rate for March dropped by 3 tenths-of-one-percent from February. A survey of almost 1,000 households estimates that total employment for the month grew by 16,000 --...
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
April 20, 2017
From concerts to Chicago, exchange student savors U.S. trip
Liza Serdyuk recently went to a Chris Brown concert with her friends at the Xcel Energy Center. She said it was "super fun." She wanted to go...
April 20, 2017 - 5:00am
April 16, 2017
RFHS Students of the Term
Students of the term are, front row from left: Colin Cosgrove, Carter Christensen, Danielle Miller, Tim Leary, Seiarra Washington and Roman Karpovich....
April 16, 2017 - 8:04pm
April 3, 2017
Mock trial team attains state runner-up
MADISON — The River Falls High School Mock Trial Team made school history by capturing the second place title in the Wisconsin Mock Trial...
April 3, 2017 - 11:05am
March 24, 2017
Teacher honored for mentoring to student teachers
At the end of last month, UW-River Falls Dean of the College of Education Michael Harris and Greenwood Elementary Principal Nate Schurman walked...
March 24, 2017 - 5:00am
March 20, 2017
Sixth annual Mr. RFHS: Come for the fun
The public is invited to a family friendly pageant at River Falls High School next Thursday, March 23. Set for 7 p.m. in the Doris Fuka Auditorium,...
March 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 17, 2017
Exit ReStore, enter WeBuild! Center
St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity has found a new use — make that multiple uses — for what was its ReStore at 109 W. Cedar St....
March 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 16, 2017
Students join CVTC ag skills event
EAU CLAIRE — Agriculture education is serious business to River Falls High School senior Bella Force. She has big plans to pursue it in...
March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 15, 2017
Giving it the old heave, ho
River Falls High School senior Brian Miller received the "Best Lifter" award at the Elk Mound, Minn., regional powerlifting meet in February....
March 15, 2017 - 3:59pm
March 14, 2017
Despite reversal on transgender bathrooms, local officials don’t plan change
Despite a reversal in federal protections for transgender students, area public school officials aren’t planning to make any changes in policy. On Feb. 22, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice released a “Dear Colleague” letter undoing Obama era...
March 14, 2017 - 4:31pm