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Locals march for science on Earth Day
'Great Greenwood Giveaway' is back
Wisconsin roundup: UW responds to campus 'free speech' bill; baked-goods question goes before judge; 9 more state news stories
Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and Discover Wisconsin shine spotlight on dairy industry
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
crime and courts
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
RF ready to make 'Torch Run' again
New to New Richmond offers chance to meet people in the area
VIDEO: RF takes back the night
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
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TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
Lorraine Ann Younggren Marcinek, 91
Agnes Fogerty, 89
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Paul D. Ritzinger, 62
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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Locals march for science on Earth Day
As people all over the world celebrated Earth Day, Town of Kinnickinnic residents husband and wife Peter Bloch and Bonnie Rubenstein went the...
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March 15, 2017
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
A crowed packed the River Falls Public Library's lower level Thursday, March 9. About 185 people had come to listen to a panel of experts at...
March 15, 2017 - 4:35pm
March 12, 2017
A helping hand for ducks
CANOSIA WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn. — On a 12-degree March morning, Rich Staffon loaded gear into a sled behind his four-wheeler....
March 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 25, 2017
U receives lots of new recycling bins
Keep America Beautiful and Coca-Cola Company have awarded 70 recycling bins to UW-River Falls. The two are working together to address a key...
February 25, 2017 - 5:00am
February 4, 2017
City talks 'Corridor Planning 101'
The public library's lower level was filled with green chairs occupied by the majority of more than 160 people. Some were left standing in the...
February 4, 2017 - 5:00am
January 11, 2017
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
DULUTH, Minn.—The rusty patched bumblebee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined...
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2017
Congressman tries to de-list gray wolves in Wisconsin
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) today put forward legislation that would return management of the Western Great Lakes and Wyoming gray wolves to state control. Management of these gray wolves were transferred from the state to the federal level following two 2014...
January 10, 2017 - 2:44pm
January 9, 2017
Party meeting focuses on super-sized livestock
The St. Croix County Democratic Party meeting this month has the topic, "How Rural Issues Affect All of Us." The meeting, open to all, is 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, at Ready Randy's in New Richmond. Social and discussion hour starts at 6 p.m. January's general meeting looks at the...
January 9, 2017 - 5:00am
December 22, 2016
Great Lakes get 22 million pounds of plastics annually
DULUTH, Minn. — A new study by Rochester Institute of Technology estimates that nearly 22 million pounds of plastics enter the Great Lakes...
December 22, 2016 - 11:00am
December 7, 2016
St. Croix animal feeding operations moratorium replaced with study group
HUDSON – After an October vote of the Community Development Committee sent a proposed six-month moratorium on concentrated animal feeding operations to the St. Croix County Board, a decision to supplant a moratorium with a study group followed nearly six hours of discussion Tuesday...
December 7, 2016 - 8:46am
November 17, 2016
Featured reader letters
Dams keep kayakers afloat Phil Dean town of Clifton When the dams are demolished not only will there be no whitewater kayaking up river, but...
November 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 10, 2016
Land trust works to preserve Kinnickinnic as natural resource
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust celebrates 23 years of service this season, and its executive director says it won’t be slowing down anytime soon. Headquartered in River Falls, the land trust is a membership-based organization founded in 1993 as a reaction to the development boom...
November 10, 2016 - 3:29pm
September 22, 2016
One-day blitz: UW-River Falls environmental science program conducts intense river study
Environmental science faculty at UWRF welcomed students back to campus this fall with a unique event called a “Kinni Blitz.” The Kinni Blitz...
September 22, 2016 - 11:09am
St. Croix County’s wind turbine controversy keeps swirling
For many residents of the towns of Forest and Cylon in northeast St. Croix County, the hopes of slowing down the development and construction of wind turbines took one step forward and another step back over the past two weeks. The step forward came when the St. Croix County board,...
September 22, 2016 - 8:32am
July 6, 2016
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Save the milkweed: We can do it Cheryl Maplethorpe town of Clifton On Saturday, June 25, I worked with other Rotary members to pick up litter along Highway 35 north of River Falls. As I walked along the highway I was glad to see so many milkweed plants blooming and about ready...
July 6, 2016 - 5:00am