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River Falls Journal
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
April 5, 2013
Births (April 4, 2013)
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL Norah Jeanne Dodge was born on Friday, March 22, 2013, to Magen and Dustin Dodge of River Falls. Also welcomed by...
April 5, 2013 - 9:41am
January 14, 2013
Water-main break offers MMS students extended weekend
The big chill that settled over River Falls this past weekend heaved the Ninth Street and prompting cancellation of Monday classes for Meyer...
January 14, 2013 - 12:26pm
December 9, 2012
Heavy snowfall prompts River Falls parking reminder
River Falls Police Chief Roger Leque said city street department crews would be in "full snow operations" mode, beginning around midnight Sunday and residents are urged to move vehicles off city streets if possible. "We hope people will be mindful of parking restrictions (odd/even)...
December 9, 2012 - 5:37pm
September 20, 2012
Field fire doused near HWY. 35 and Radio Road
River Falls' firefighters responded shortly after 3:30 p.m. Thursday to a fire in a harvested corn field along HWY. 35 near Radio Road. The...
September 20, 2012 - 4:33pm
August 12, 2012
Pierce County teams win WBA playoff openers, Ellsworth plays River Falls today
Pierce County's St. Croix Valley League teams all won their first Wisconsin Baseball Association Saturday afternoon. At Osceola's Okey Park,...
August 12, 2012 - 8:15am
July 4, 2012
Volunteers called off on search for missing Prescott boy Tuesday night
PRESCOTT - The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is no longer looking for volunteers for the search tonight. Officers were not planning to...
July 4, 2012 - 3:22am
May 31, 2012
Days Gone By: Memorial Day 1956
Pictured during 1956 River Falls Memorial Day services were front row, left to right, Randy Morrow and sisters Twila Morrow Marquardt and Karen...
May 31, 2012 - 8:59am
May 1, 2012
River Falls church unveils huge addition
After beginning a major expansion and remodeling project in last June, the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 110 N. Third St., has...
May 1, 2012 - 7:35am
January 30, 2012
No business like show business at Westside
This year marks the 21st annual Westside Elementary School musical. Students, staff and parents will be presenting Pete's Dragon and The Ari...
January 30, 2012 - 10:50am
December 25, 2011
Church presents "Living Nativity"
First Covenant Church, 1374 N. Main St., held a "Living Nativity" earlier this month where folks could drive through seven outdoor scenes manned...
December 25, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2011
Fifth-graders use Journal as a learning tool
A group of fifth-grade students at St. Bridget Parish School are finding lots of new learning opportunities in a 154-year-old local institution...
December 14, 2011 - 11:06am
November 21, 2011
UPDATE: RF man charged in bank robbery
A River Falls man was charged Monday in Pierce County Circuit Court with robbery of a bank and operating while under the influence (OWI) following an incident late Friday. Denton Raicardo Ewers, 48, 1546 S. Wasson Lane, Apt. 9, was arrested shortly after the robbery call was received...
November 21, 2011 - 9:40am
October 4, 2011
Rommel, Larsen named to St. Croix Valley Foundation board
The Board of Directors of the St. Croix Valley Foundation elected two new board members at their annual meeting on Sept. 13. Elected were Katrina...
October 4, 2011 - 4:07pm
August 5, 2011
Fighting Fish to open playoffs in Osceola
The River Falls Fighting Fish won't be traveling far for their first Wisconsin Baseball Association playoff game. The Fish, champions of the...
August 5, 2011 - 10:21am
August 2, 2011
River Falls wins state Legion baseball title
The River Falls Post 121 baseball team defeated top-ranked Beaver Dam 8-7 Tuesday night to win its first ever Wisconsin American Legion state...
August 2, 2011 - 8:34pm