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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
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
May 26, 2016
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Pierce County was once famous for its beekeepers and honey production. Hives around here averaged more than 80 pounds of honey each year. Light...
May 26, 2016 - 9:04am
May 11, 2016
Solar garden frustrations lead to lawsuit threat
Jim Farmer voiced frustrations regarding the city’s solar panels during the public comment section of the River Falls City Council meeting Tuesday night, May 10.Farmer said he spoke on behalf of his father and sister, who own homes on Chapman Drive near the city’s new Solar Garden...
May 11, 2016 - 2:22pm
May 5, 2016
Spring cleaning the Kinni
About 140 volunteers gathered at Glen Park Saturday morning, April 30, to help clean up the Kinnickinnic through the Kinnickinnic River Land...
May 5, 2016 - 4:04pm
April 27, 2016
Wild Side: April showers bring out flowers in the forest
Recent showers and some mild thunderstorms temporarily delayed the early corn planting around here. I had a reprieve from farm-related work and...
April 27, 2016 - 2:44pm
April 13, 2016
Hudson Hospital will offer free computer and cell phone recycling April 22
In recognition of Earth Day, eight HealthPartners and Park Nicollet hospitals and clinics are partnering with Tech Dump, a Minnesota electronics...
April 13, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 7, 2016
DNR announces Habitat Handout Day April 23
Property owners interested in making their land more wildlife-friendly are invited to attend Habitat Handout Day Saturday, April 23, in Baldwin....
April 7, 2016 - 12:52pm
March 22, 2016
Tim Nixon taking on global issues here at home
Tim Nixon wants you to look around at the natural world, appreciate it for what it is, but understand that it isn’t a resource simply to use...
March 22, 2016 - 10:08am
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