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UW-River Falls assistant professor awarded one of first Alfalfa Research Initiative Grants
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls violent teen relationship
Standing up against hate
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. man killed in lawn-mowing accident; 8 more state news stories
Minnesota State Patrol finishes 3rd in calendar contest; Wisconsin misses the cut
crime and courts
Netters tested in opener
Four aces at RFGC
Two Falcons earn USTFCCA honors
Wildcats edged on last second field goal
Something special here: Forde drawn back to RF to teach, coach
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
John Doar History Trail celebration kicks off Thursday
It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
Pierce County Fair Demolition Derby results
Les Izmoore to perform Aug. 24 in Hudson
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/17 Hearing re: Amend Cracked Barrel Winery Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: For Sale by Bid - Abandoned Vehicles
TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review and Open Book
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/5/17 Hearing re: Rezone Request
PROBATE ORDER: Janine M. Ringdahl Estate; Case No. 17PR43
Yvonne Meents, 86
John Dusek, 72
Patrick D. Baumgartner, 74
Lucille M. Strom, 93
Roger E. Miner, Sr., 78
Letters: Twitter is NOT the platform; Water protection needs to be revisited
Woodworking: Pork! The other white meat
Viewpoint: Thank you, Wisconsin, for the beautiful gift
Editorial: Imagine you have no newspaper
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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March 17, 2016
License extension granted for River Falls hydroelectric dams
On Thursday, March 17, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) granted rehearing of their earlier denial of the City’s request...
March 17, 2016 - 4:32pm
March 2, 2016
Public invited to St. Croix River conference
The biggest conference yet about the St. Croix River will take place at UW-River Falls March 22 and 23. The St. Croix Summit has been expanded to two days for 2016 and will feature experts on numerous topics presenting information about the health of the St. Croix River and its watershed....
March 2, 2016 - 11:49am
February 24, 2016
Kinni Friends invite all for a ‘Dam Decision’
A free screening of the new documentary film “The Dam Decision” will be shown at the Falls Theatre, 105 S. Main St., Thursday morning, Feb....
February 24, 2016 - 2:23pm
February 5, 2016
Wild Side: Arctic songbirds on winter vacation
A good remedy for seasonal affective disorder, or cabin fever, is to get outside and get some exercise. Volunteers for the Kinnickinnic River...
February 5, 2016 - 1:15pm
February 4, 2016
'Butterflies for Birders' at RFPL this Saturday
The St. Croix Valley Bird Club are sponsoring a talk by Marcie O’Connor at the River Falls Public Library from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6. She...
February 4, 2016 - 12:38pm
January 21, 2016
Wild Side: Prairie enthusiasts restore oak savanna
Many of us enjoy strolling through a park-like setting with scattered trees and grassy ground vegetation. This seems to be a common human predilection....
January 21, 2016 - 12:15pm
January 10, 2016
Wild Side: Clean, clear, cold and free-flowing
This morning the sky is deep blue, the air calm, and the temperature is well below freezing. Wraiths of water vapor snake up from the Kinnickinnic...
January 10, 2016 - 9:16am
December 8, 2015
Wild Side: Protect your ash; don’t move firewood
Now that we have more normal November temperatures, it’s time to throw another log on the fire. Many of us in rural areas heat with wood and...
December 8, 2015 - 11:51am
October 12, 2015
River Falls continues quest to tap into sun rays
After more than 12 months of planning, the city, and River Falls Municipal Utility are ready to start construction on a community solar garden. The groundbreaking celebration is Monday, Oct. 12. “You have to come out to see what fun frivolity we have planned in this groundbreaking...
October 12, 2015 - 2:32pm
September 25, 2015
Proposed train moves in the right direction
A group of train proponants and some transporation experts held meetings in both River Falls and Hudson on Wednesday. About 65 people came out...
September 25, 2015 - 1:21pm
August 5, 2015
Group tells Pierce County Board that Lake Pepin is filling with sediment
ELLSWORTH -- The Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance (LPLA) is looking to Wisconsin and Minnesota municipalities for help to restore Lake Pepin habitat for fish and wildlife, as the Pierce County Board learned at its July 29 meeting. The LPLA is described on its website as “a multi-state...
August 5, 2015 - 4:28pm
July 30, 2015
More and more, River Falls is looking to the sun
River Falls Municipal Utility officials believe they have already put a lot of effort into energy sustainability. Now the utility is about to...
July 30, 2015 - 6:00am
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
Living in the northern hemisphere at close to 45 degrees north latitude, we look forward to this time of year during our long winters. We’ve...
June 30, 2015 - 4:03pm
June 22, 2015
Featured photo: 'Nature's beauty'
Jessica Delwiche took this photo after Monday’s torrential rains. Delwiche said it “shows how nature in my backyard is still beautiful.” For...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 22, 2015 - 1:00pm
Lake association and DNR reach agreement
The Lake Mallalieu Association and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources have reached an agreement that gave the green light to the drawdown...
June 22, 2015 - 10:40am