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Two join Citizens State Bank
Problems with school funding discussed in River Falls
River Falls school teacher stresses financial literacy
Coffee with a cop this evening
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Featured photo: Bear tracks
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
Bowls for Hope raises $6,225 for BRIDGE
Successful weekend for Stella Dance Studio
Stained glass by Geiger featured in Galleries
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Community Meeting- Park Master Plans
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/23/15 Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/6/15 Public Hearing re: Cernohous Rezone Request
Corrine Anne Drost, 75
Mary Anne (Frable) Hetrick, 64
Daniel H. Lay, 82
Richard F. Lasar, 86
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Days Gone By
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
Featured column: River Falls Public Library notes
Get Out! Deals
April 19, 2013
Real men wear high heels
UW-River Falls Student Social Work Association (UWRFSSWA)is sponsoring a "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" event from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, in support of ending sexual assault. "Walk a Mile" is an international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violen...
news / events
April 19, 2013 - 9:57am
April 17, 2013
So, the big question: What's it worth?
With the popularity of such shows as "Antique Roadshow," "American Pickers" and the like, the River Falls Public Library is hosting an event for citizens to get their items appraised. Mark Moran of Mark F. Moran Appraisals of Antiques & Fine Art will be at the library starting at...
business / news / events
April 17, 2013 - 9:54am
UPDATE: Weather forces KRLT to postpone Kinni Cleanup
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust announced the morning of Friday, April 19, that due to the weather, it has postponed the annual cleanup event...
outdoors / news / events
April 17, 2013 - 9:48am
April 12, 2013
Campout, boy pageant create cash for charity
Honor students held the 2nd annual Mr. RFHS Pageant March 21 and say the event raised a total of $1,437 that will be donated to the River Falls-based...
education / events / news
April 12, 2013 - 8:51am
April 10, 2013
Relay combats cancer, abets birthdays
Young and old alike, including 5 year-old Johanna Barbey of River Falls, applauded the long line of 90 cancer survivors who walked a lap together...
news / events / health
April 10, 2013 - 11:10am
April 8, 2013
Pain or gain, the bar crawl cometh
The news of a River Falls Bar Crawl -- about to happen for the fourth year in a row -- climbed to a higher profile as people mentioned in recent public meetings that neither the city nor the chamber host, organize or sanction the event. The event happens noon-7 p.m. Saturday, April...
business / government / news / events
April 8, 2013 - 9:59am
April 5, 2013
Bridge is reaching out to communities and employers
April 11, Bridge for Youth and Adults with Disabilities is teaming up with Bridge Community Employment Services to start a community discussion on how business leaders and individuals can strengthen our local economy through providing opportunities for people with disabilities. ...
April 5, 2013 - 12:01pm
April 4, 2013
Leadership broadcast hosted in River Falls April 17
Express Employment Professionals of River Falls is hosting the 2013 Refresh Leadership Simulcast, a nationwide educational event on April 17...
news / business / events
April 4, 2013 - 1:38pm
Maiden Rock artist featured at silent auction
MAIDEN ROCK-Dog Days of Stockholm announces artist Maria Dudley Kowalski's original painting "Puppy Party on the Pier" (an 11''x 14'' acrylic on canvas), featured as part of the 2013 Dog Days of Stockholm event poster, will be available for bidding during the Dog Days Silent Auction...
April 4, 2013 - 1:10pm
April 3, 2013
Riverwalk makes new room for old stuff
Riverwalk Art and Antiques opened Monday its second expansion since starting in July 2011, adding 600 square feet of space to its lower-level...
business / news / events
April 3, 2013 - 11:16am
Jump into Relay fun, support
The Relay for Life of Pierce County starts 6 p.m. Friday, April 5, and ends 8 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at the high school, and each year hundreds...
events / health / news
April 3, 2013 - 10:58am
April 2, 2013
See what's in the night sky April 16
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Physics Department is hosting its last free, public observatory viewing and astronomy talk of the semester...
news / events
April 2, 2013 - 4:27am
April 1, 2013
Bluegrass festival targets locals, tourists
The River Falls Chamber of Commerce will present the 3rd annual Bluegrass and Roots Music Festival April 5-7. It includes at least a dozen artists playing 14 different venues, with many free performances throughout the weekend. Hear traditional bluegrass, roots, Cajun and mixes...
events / news / life
April 1, 2013 - 9:44am
March 29, 2013
Bowl-A-Rama event planned for April 6, benefits disabled
The annual Bridge Bowl-A-Rama fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 6, from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Hudson Bowling Center in Plaza 94. The Hudson Knights of Columbus will continue their seven-year tradition of leadership as anchor sponsor for the event. Proceeds from Bowl-A-Rama support...
health / events / life
March 29, 2013 - 1:07pm
March 27, 2013
Grow to Share cultivates garden season
Planters from the local community garden Grow to Share, located in the east part of Hoffman Park, say the 2013 growing season holds many new and exciting things they'd like to share at a spring informational meeting 6 p.m. April 3, in the lower level of the River Falls Public Library,...
events / life
March 27, 2013 - 10:26am