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River Falls Journal
Students of the month selected at middle school
No-wake boating restriction in effect on St. Croix River
Ramshackle home condemned after man’s arrest for battery
Pack 54 members visit Journal office
Governor wants college tuition freeze to continue
crime and courts
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
Youth state bowlers
Falcons beat St. Thomas in 3rd place game at national tourney
Powerlifters third at state
Click to print coloring contest
Upcoming UWRF music concerts
Egg hunting event draws large crowd
Brownies take a Girl Scout journey
UW-River Falls Dance Theatre to Host Zumbathon Fundraiser
arts and entertainment
Eva M. Boese, 96
Debra A. Sears, 55
Dorothy H. DeLong, 91
Dr. Raymond V. Anderson, 91
Joseph J. Halpin, 80
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/21/14 Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 4/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 1/16/13 Meeting Notice
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
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Letter: Donation left me speechless
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
April 1, 2014
UWRF to host annual show pig auction
UW-River Falls will host the ninth annual Show Pig Auction starting on Saturday, April 5, at its Mann Valley Farm, 129 Glover Road. Approximately 130 pigs will be available to view beginning at 10 a.m., with the auction starting at noon. The student-raised show pigs are from...
life / events
April 1, 2014 - 8:02am
January 8, 2014
For 2014, RFMU plans to let it shine
One street light at a time, the streets of River Falls will start to get a bit brighter. Local Utility Director Kevin Westhuis and Conservation and Efficiency Coordinator Mike Noreen say the city will also save money because of it. River Falls Municipal Utility (RFMU) will start...
news / government
January 8, 2014 - 9:43am
October 24, 2013
St. Croix County demographics changing dramatically
New data out from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services shows a dramatic change in the population demographics for St. Croix County. After decades of high growth and high wage earners moving into our area, the trend has abruptly changed. Since 2010, the number of people...
news / region
October 24, 2013 - 12:08pm
July 12, 2013
RF Town's new mining law brings one dissenting vote
River Falls Town Board supervisors voted 4-1 to pass a nonmetallic mining law they and the Planning Commission have worked on for a year at the July 1 meeting. The new law covers environmental concerns related to the frac-sand mining boom that's revolutionized the nation's gas and...
news / government
July 12, 2013 - 8:39am
July 11, 2013
Black bears move into St. Croix County
With ravaged bird feeders, upside-down garbage cans and raided vegetable gardens, residents of St. Croix County have noticed an increased presence of black bears in the area.
news / region
July 11, 2013 - 9:20am
April 3, 2013
UWRF to host climate change and soil erosion discussion
On Monday, April 8, Jim Gulliford will host a town-hall style, discussion titled, "Seeds to Supper: What's Happening on the Land." Refreshments...
April 3, 2013 - 10:06am
May 24, 2012
St. Croix County appliance and tire collection
All St. Croix County residents are invited to participate in the appliance and tire collection on Saturday, June 2. The event will be held at...
May 24, 2012 - 8:51am
May 4, 2012
Fishing opener this weekend; fire restrictions still in effect
Wisconsin's inland-lake fishing season opener begins on Saturday, May 5, resulting in many tourists traveling into the storm-damage area of northwest...
outdoors / news
May 4, 2012 - 9:27am
April 30, 2012
Got e-waste? Event offers easy disposal
An upcoming collection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Hudson Prairie Elementary School's parking lot, 1400 Carmichael Road, offers...
April 30, 2012 - 7:43am
April 24, 2012
River Falls cleanup
On Thursday, April 19, city employees braved the elements and set their regular work tasks aside to lend an extra hand in making our city a more...
news / outdoors
April 24, 2012 - 2:42pm
April 23, 2012
Volunteers clean the Kinni up
On Saturday, volunteers coordinated by the Kinni River Land Trust (KRLT) converged on the Kinnickinnic River for a cleanup effort. Prior to...
news / outdoors / family
April 23, 2012 - 12:14pm
December 20, 2011
Parks committee handed another disappointment
At the Dec. 19 Town of River Falls board meeting the parks committee asked for reconsideration on the Anderson Park, W9978 792 St., budget. Dennis Zielski, parks committee chairman, asked the board to allow $1,800 for the planting of native grasses and wildflowers at the park. During...
December 20, 2011 - 9:28am