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August 11, 2017
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
August 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2017
Dave Drewiske makes his way through the River Falls Days Parade. He's recently taken over as interim executive director of the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia.
Drewiske brings long experience as interim land trust director
August 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Environmentalists rip proposed Foxconn permit rollbacks; more state news stories
August 1, 2017 - 8:54am
July 25, 2017
A look toward Emerald Sky Dairy from the edge of the Enerson's property. Chad and Mary Enerson put plans for a new home on hold after learning of the dairy's plans and subsequent manure spill. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
Counties face limits to livestock oversight
July 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 14, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker signed a bill June 1 that reduces DNR oversight of high-capacity wells, which are used mostly by farmers and industrial businesses. Stock photo
Groundwater concerns floated as Wisconsin well regulations reduced
July 14, 2017 - 8:00am
June 6, 2017
This section of trail behind Family Fresh Market is set to be expanded and improved, said River Falls City Engineer Reid Wronski. Construction would start after River Falls Days. Map courtesy the City of River Falls.
Time for a new stretch in RF walking paths
June 6, 2017 - 8:00am
May 5, 2017
North Hudson resident Jim Thomas speaks last week with “Western Wisconsin Journal” host Jamie Johnson about legislative funding for the Little Falls Lake dam. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Mallalieu supporters hope lake doesn't get forgotten in dam effort
May 5, 2017 - 6:12am
May 2, 2017
KRLT introduces 'Kinni Cams' streaming river conditions
May 2, 2017 - 5:14pm
April 28, 2017
Marchers started at the St. Paul Cathedral, and made their way to the captial, Saturday. Photo by Patrice Veit.
Locals march for science on Earth Day
April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2017
The Kinni Corridor Project Tech Talks have been held in the lower level of the River Falls Public Library.
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
March 15, 2017 - 4:35pm
March 12, 2017
Rich Staffon
A helping hand for ducks
March 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 25, 2017
UW-River Falls sustainability and custodial supervisor Mark Klapatch stands by recently delivered recycling bins awarded to campus through the Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Program. (Submitted photo)
U receives lots of new recycling bins
February 25, 2017 - 5:00am
February 4, 2017
Ed Freer, SEH senior consultant, speaks to a packed room about River Corridor Planning, and how that process works. He outlined the many things that will need to be studied, how that research will be used, and the planning process.
City talks 'Corridor Planning 101'
February 4, 2017 - 5:00am
January 11, 2017
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday said it has granted Endangered Species Act protection to the rusty patched bumble bee, a native species of Minnesota and Wisconsin that has been declining rapidly in recent years. Courtesy of the Xerces Society
Bumblebee species placed on federal endangered list
January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 10, 2017
Congressman tries to de-list gray wolves in Wisconsin
January 10, 2017 - 2:44pm