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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
July 9, 2011
Kosgei, Black. pace 232 runners to win RF Days 10K; complete results here
River Falls residents Kipkorir Kosgei, 24, and Liz Black, 30, led a field of 232 runners to win the men's and women's divisions in the annual...
July 9, 2011 - 10:43am
June 23, 2011
Legion to host 'Veteran's Night at the Ballpark' June 28
The River Falls American Legion Post 121 will host "Veteran's Night at the Ballpark" when the Legion baseball team takes on Hudson on Tuesday,...
June 23, 2011 - 12:34pm
June 10, 2011
Former Congressman Steve Gunderson will keynote foundation event
STILLWATER, Minn. -- Steve Gunderson, Former Wisconsin Congressman and current CEO of the national Council on Foundations in Washington, D.C.,...
June 10, 2011 - 2:37pm
April 6, 2011
UPDATE: Reaction, analysis follows failed River Falls school referendum
The Tuesday, April 5, election results are in and the unofficial tally shows the $39-million school district referendum was defeated by a relatively...
April 6, 2011 - 2:31am
March 24, 2011
Births (March 24)
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL Harper Mae Lee was born March 2, 2011, to Julie and John Lee of Prescott. Also welcomed by brother, Charlie. Maverick...
March 24, 2011 - 1:10pm
February 8, 2011
River Falls finishes BR conference swim season behind Hudson, EC, CF
The River Falls swim team finished fourth at Saturday's Big Rivers Conference meet at Chippewa Falls behind Eau Claire, Hudson and Chippewa Falls and will send 16 swimmers to Saturday's sectional meet at Stevens Point.
February 8, 2011 - 8:35am
December 12, 2010
UPDATED: River Falls officials update on plowing status, homeowner expectations
Scot Simpson, administrator for the City of River Falls, issued an updated statement mid-morning Sunday, advising River Falls residents of snow...
December 12, 2010 - 10:29am
November 18, 2010
Donkey Basketball returns to River Falls
Two years ago, over 1,300 people packed the Meyer Middle School gym to watch local personalities display their skills in a Donkey Basketball...
November 18, 2010 - 9:52am
September 4, 2010
Ellsworth falls to River Falls
River Falls' senior fullback Nick Zimmerman rushed for 255 yards and four touchdowns as the Wildcats picked up their first win of the season,...
September 4, 2010 - 10:05am
July 10, 2010
Collin Rogers, Scott Bowman finish first in RF Days 2-mile, 10K
Nearly 500 people, ranging in age from 8 to 68 competed in the annual River Falls Days 2-mile and 10K race, starting and ending in Glen Park. This year's event debuted a new course route, however, snaking runners up West Cascade to Maple Street and Heritage Park where 2-milers broke...
July 10, 2010 - 10:57am
Here's River Falls Days' burrito eating contest winner for 2010: Brady Hannigan, a UW-River Falls student from Oakdale, Minn. Hannigan managed...
July 10, 2010 - 7:51am
July 6, 2010
River Falls Days goes retro
The annual summer festival River Falls Days kicks off Thursday July 8 and concludes Sunday July 11 with a fireworks display at dusk high over...
July 6, 2010 - 1:38pm
April 30, 2010
Softball sweeps Stout The UW-River Falls softball team earned a WIAC sweep at UW-Stout Thursday afternoon. The Falcons won the first game,...
April 30, 2010 - 9:32am
April 20, 2010
Fred Riehle, 91, dies Monday at Eagan, Minn.
Fred Riehle, familiar to some as the former owner of the River Falls Motel, later as the blade sharpener at Lund's Hardware, book repairman at...
April 20, 2010 - 8:57am
April 16, 2010
Wolf new RFHS football coach
There will new a new, but familiar, face on the sidelines for the River Falls High School football team beginning next season. Meyer Middle School physical education teacher and former Prescott coach Jason Wolf has been hired as the new head coach of the Wildcats, according to district...
April 16, 2010 - 9:39am