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Wisconsin roundup: Body found at Interstate Park ID’d as missing kayaker; more state news stories
Reactions mixed on water group recommendations — now what?
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Hudson man charged with attacking sex offender with ax
Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
crime and courts
Four Wildcats All-BRC Football
Jacobsen, Diggins honored by WIAC
Falcons open Page with sweep
Falcon Roundup: Women's hockey runs streak to five
Four Cats cap season at state
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Special Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/13/17 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/15/17 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 11/21/17 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
Philip M. LaVenture
Gwynn Merrill Christensen
Donald O. Antiel
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Ronald A. Anderson
Woodworking column: A Thanksgiving tale from long ago
Viewpoint: The zen of deer hunting
From This Perch: Seeing through a tribal lens
Greg Peters column: The neighborhood team
Letters to the editor: Thanks for Veterans Day observances; Of dots, dolts and Democrats
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February 15, 2013
What's up with the water-main breaks?
Several water-main breaks in the city this year prompt people to ask questions. What causes the breaks? What are the main pipes made of and...
February 15, 2013 - 9:09am
February 14, 2013
St. Croix County wind farm project application denied by PSC
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application of Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St.
February 14, 2013 - 12:29pm
Prescott needs EMS help; firm hired for frac law
The Prescott EMS is severely shorthanded and is looking for ways to remedy the problem, said Joe Rohl at the Feb. 5 Clifton Town Board meeting. There's a shortage of EMS volunteers and that affects the response time of calls. One solution presented is having an EMS volunteer on...
February 14, 2013 - 9:31am
February 13, 2013
Wolf hunt draws lawsuit
The Humane Society of the United States filed a lawsuit Tuesday, Feb. 12 in Washington D.C. against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as well as the Interior Department. The lawsuit asks courts to put Upper Midwest grey wolves back on the federal endangered species list. It said...
February 13, 2013 - 11:35am
February 11, 2013
Residents crowd into mining meeting
A crowd of more than 200 showed up in Ashland yesterday to comment on a proposed mining bill, a majority of them saying streamlining state laws would mean devastating environmental damage for that mostly pristine part of the Badger State. The listening session was set up by Democratic...
February 11, 2013 - 10:19am
February 8, 2013
River Falls again recognized as a Wisconsin Bird City
City of River Falls has been recognized as a Bird City for 2013 at the Sustained Flight Level for the third year. Modeled on the "Tree City USA" program, Bird City Wisconsin developed 22 criteria across five categories, including habitat creation and protection, community forest management,...
February 8, 2013 - 4:39pm
February 7, 2013
Letter: You should be outraged at how this oil giant pollutes our environment
The Royal Dutch Shell Oil Company, the most carbon-intensive oil company in the world, will contribute more to global warming than any other oil company.
February 7, 2013 - 10:09am
Letter: Rush for new mining bill overlooks constituents and environmental safeguards
A serious fight is brewing over the Wisconsin state Legislature's Republican-sponsored mining bill that would open enormous tracts of the Penokee Range between Ashland and Hurley to potentially disastrous iron ore mining. An almost identical mining bill was narrowly defeated in the...
February 7, 2013 - 10:05am
February 6, 2013
Grants offered to local food growers
MADISON-The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) reminds local food producers to apply for grants available...
February 6, 2013 - 11:32am
February 5, 2013
Highest honor from Trout Unlimited
Kiap-TU-Wish chapter member and Hudson resident Kent Johnson was recently awarded the Wisconsin Trout Unlimited "Jeffrey Carlson Volunteer Award"...
February 5, 2013 - 9:25am
January 31, 2013
Moving up: Rosen named regional DNR warden
A Wisconsin DNR conservation warden formerly of Hudson and River Falls has been named regional warden of the 19-county West Central Region headquartered...
January 31, 2013 - 2:34pm
January 30, 2013
Frac sand company re-submits application for Glenwood mine
A Texas-based company that withdrew its application for a frac sand mine in St. Croix County last summer is again asking for a special exception permit to open a mine. On Jan. 7 Vista LLC submitted its second application to mine on about 500 acres in the Town of Glenwood, just south...
January 30, 2013 - 12:42pm
January 25, 2013
Group seeks wind-farm moratorium
The Wisconsin Towns Association wants a moratorium on wind energy farms and voted this week to ask the state not to approve any more wind turbines until further health studies are done. A recent study by Clean Wisconsin and four independent groups found that residents of a home...
January 25, 2013 - 11:37am
January 23, 2013
Debate over mining bill continues
Lawmakers bickered over where to hold public hearings about the pending bill many say will encourage more mining in Wisconsin. Some say hold it where the mining would take place; others want to meet in the north, near affected mining-equipment manufacturers. The Senate rejected...
January 23, 2013 - 3:38pm
January 18, 2013
State warns against dangerous temperatures
The National Weather Service says strong winds and plummeting temperatures will make for a bitterly cold combination this Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. These are expected to be the coldest days of the winter so far with highs only in the single digits and dangerously low wind chills....
January 18, 2013 - 9:59am