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Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
FFA president, River Falls High School student goes on to national tractor competition
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
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
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
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
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 9/28/16 Meeting Notice
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Paige Olson variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Randy Cudd variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/4/16 Public Hearing - Verizon Tower Permit request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Agenda
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Brenda P. Hindman, 56
Anna D. Husfloen, 101
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
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