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River Falls Journal
All aboard for another year
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Parking permit enforcement to begin
Sex offender charged in River Falls assault
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Featured photo: Lake George
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 9/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda and Hearing
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/13/16 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/16 Special Meeting (Closed Session)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/6/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
August 26, 2016
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
This weekend in River Falls: Friday Class of ’86 reunion: The River Falls HS Class of 1986 30th Class Reunion is scheduled for 5 p.m., Saturday,...
August 26, 2016 - 4:34pm
August 19, 2016
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
The annual River Falls Bacon Bash festival is back by popular demand. Last year more than 16,000 flocked to the two-day event. It’s now billed...
August 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 18, 2016
Filmmaker documents Tri-Angels/community's response to tragedy; 5K is Saturday
It’s been four years since Amara, Sophie, and Cecilia Schaffhausen of River Falls were killed. Now an area filmmaker is partnering with the...
August 18, 2016 - 4:17pm
August 11, 2016
Weekend Happenings Aug. 12-14
This weekend in River Falls Friday Old-fashioned tent revival meeting Teens for Christ is celebrating 40 years of ministry with an old fashioned...
August 11, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2016
Teens for Christ celebrate 40 years of ministry
When Bruce Cicchese started a Bible study session in his basement in 1974, he had no idea what that would look like 40 years later. “My wife...
August 8, 2016 - 5:00am
July 31, 2016
Annual flower arranging class rescheduled
This year’s flower arranging class at the River Falls Public Library has a new date and time. Formerly scheduled for Saturday, July 30, the...
July 31, 2016 - 6:00am
July 29, 2016
Russ Feingold to visit River Falls tonight
Former U.S. Senator for Wisconsin Russ Feingold, who is running for re-election to the same position, will visit River Falls this evening, July...
July 29, 2016 - 3:06pm
July 27, 2016
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Both food and sunshine were plentiful at the annual River Falls Municipal Utilities customer appreciation event held last 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Thursday,...
July 27, 2016 - 3:03pm
July 19, 2016
Armed man allegedly drives into car fire scene
ELLSWORTH -- A Minnesota man armed with several knives and a Taser sent firefighters scattering after he drove through the scene of a car fire,...
News/crime and courts
July 19, 2016 - 5:08pm
Celebrate the St. Croix River at RiverFest
RiverFest: Party with a Purpose the week of July 19 – 24, in Hudson. There are many activities to encourage everyone to get out and enjoy the St. Croix River while also recognizing the need to preserve its health and beauty. Many popular events will return for the fourth annual...
July 19, 2016 - 5:00am
July 16, 2016
University says, come for a picnic
In celebration of UW-River Falls and the value it brings to the local region, the university will host a community picnic from 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 26. This event is free and open to the public with a required RSVP by Thursday, July 21. With more than 140 years of history, this...
July 16, 2016 - 6:00am
July 15, 2016
Weekend Happenings July 15-17
To share your River Falls area events with the Journal, please email reporter Gretta Stark at firstname.lastname@example.org. This weekend in River...
July 15, 2016 - 5:10pm
Once again, mother-daughter team finds River Falls Days Medallion, more RF Days winners
Kay Huppert and her daughter Sheri Huppert-Hovde have participated in medallion hunts together since Sheri was young. Kay said medallion hunting...
July 15, 2016 - 4:38pm
July 14, 2016
Long may they run: Triad reunited for River Falls Days
Before the July 8-10 weekend of River Falls Days, it had been 32 years since the local band Triad had played a gig. One band member had moved...
July 14, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 8, 2016
New store has grand opening just in time for River Falls Days
Kristen Garza has been using her more than 15 years of interior design experience as she puts together her new store 22 & Company -- set...
July 8, 2016 - 3:49pm