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Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Ginseng drama; police impersonator; barrel fire sets off fireworks
Police Beat: 'You were young once before, right?'
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
March 16, 2016
It’s time: Celebrate St. Pat’s on Main Street in River Falls
Downtown River Falls will have plenty going on for St. Patrick’s Day from early afternoon into the evening on Thursday, March 17. The holiday...
March 16, 2016 - 4:53pm
March 9, 2016
Film festival fishes for funds to support local group
Brian Smolinski, of Lund’s Fly Shop, and others, are working to give back to the river that helped give River Falls its name. “Personally,...
March 9, 2016 - 9:53am
March 7, 2016
St. Croix Crossing: Now reserving paddleboat tours
The St. Croix Crossing project has announced the full schedule of public paddleboat tour dates for 2016. The paddleboat tours through Stillwater-based...
March 7, 2016 - 8:04am
February 20, 2016
UWRF hosts TEDx ‘Ideas worth spreading’
A free public event, TEDxUWRiverFalls, is being hosted Saturday, Feb. 27, from 1-5 p.m. in the University Center at the University of Wisconsin-River...
February 20, 2016 - 10:19am
February 16, 2016
River Valley Wedding Fair set for Feb. 21
OAKDALE, Minn. -- The upcoming River Valley Wedding Fair will feature displays by more than 90 vendors, beer and wine-tastings, a fashion show...
February 16, 2016 - 12:51pm
Black Lives Matter activist at UWRF Wednesday
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis Activist Stacey Rosana with speak at UW-River Falls from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, in the St. Croix River Room...
February 16, 2016 - 12:04pm
Methodist Church celebrates LGBTQ rights this Sunday
River Falls United Methodist Church is celebrating their fifth anniversary as a reconciling congregation, valuing the gifts and full inclusion...
February 16, 2016 - 8:48am
February 14, 2016
'Pinkalicious’ auditions Feb. 29, March 1 at The Phipps
Auditions for The Phipps Children’s Theater intergenerational production of “Pinkalicious The Musical,” with the book by Elizabeth Kann and Victoria Kann, music by John Gregor, and lyrics by John Gregor, Elizabeth Kann, and Victoria Kann, will be held on Monday and Tuesday,...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 14, 2016 - 9:21am
February 11, 2016
Iraq war vet’s mixed media featured in The Galleries
A mixed media installation by Jeffrey Stenbom (Apple Valley, Minn.), will be on view through Feb. 28 in The Galleries of The Phipps Center for...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 11, 2016 - 1:05pm
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
February 2, 2016
Featured Letter: Purple coat could just be mine
I’m honored to be a close friend of Dee Nelson. I helped celebrate her 100th birthday at Belle Vinez Winery, town of Clifton, on Dec. 27. Fittingly, I wore my favorite purple wool coat, purchased 26 years ago at Dayton’s Oval Room. As my husband and I entered the beautiful building,...
February 2, 2016 - 2:48pm
January 26, 2016
Hot Air Affair kicks off with candlelight ski and hike
Sub-zero temperatures didn’t deter skiers, hikers and snowshoers from enjoying the candle-lit trails at YMCA Camp St. Croix candlelight ski...
January 26, 2016 - 8:01am
January 23, 2016
Featured Letter: MLK message is deeply felt
The Martin Luther King Breakfast was again a big success. However the work leading up to it and our goal of inclusivity was marred even before the breakfast began. Two posters for the breakfast with a drawing of the face of Martin Luther King were put up on the community board at...
January 23, 2016 - 6:00am
January 19, 2016
Go rodeo! Now accepting applications for St. Croix Valley PRCA Rodeo Queen
GLENWOOD CITY -- The St. Croix Valley PRCA Rodeo is currently accepting applications for the eighth annual St. Croix Valley Rodeo Queen position....
January 19, 2016 - 11:46am
January 18, 2016
Former River Falls man, a veteran, fighting for his life
On Oct. 7, Keegan Iversen, 34, from River Falls now of Rockford, Minn., was critically injured in a motorcycle crash in Fort Worth, Texas. Iversen...
January 18, 2016 - 9:28am