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River Falls Journal
MMS names Students of the Month for May
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
Rare steps mark drug court graduation for River Falls Woman
Back with room to spare: Online software firm calls River Falls home
State GOP leaders pleased, Latinos upset about SCOTUS ruling; 'Whad 'ya Know' to keep going online; Feingold endorses Hillary Clinton; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
Belinda Jensen makes a cloud
So, what's your collection story? Why not share it?
Featured photo: Luna moth
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2016 Manhole Rehabilitation
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/16 Town Board & Plan Comm. Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Hearing - Liquor License Renewals
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Four New Ordinances
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Preston W. Orvold, 66
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
December 31, 2009
Kudos! They don't sell to minors
The St. Croix County Public Health Department recognized three River Falls businesses for not selling tobacco products to minors during a 2009 inspection check: BP Amoco, 700 N. Main St.; Holiday, 1184 N. Main St.; and Walgreen drug store, 1047 N. Main St. These three on the St. Croix...
News / business / health / Life
December 31, 2009 - 12:54pm
August 26, 2009
Ag science team
A Wisconsin team of four teachers and administrators involved in agriculture education were among 41 state education officials and agriculture...
August 26, 2009 - 2:44pm
August 20, 2009
Johnson loses State Open in playoff
Neil Johnson of River Falls lost to amateur Dan Woltman of Beaver Dam on the second hole of a sudden death playoff to finish second at the Wisconsin State Open at Blackwolf Run in Kohler Wednesday. Tyler Obermueller of River Falls finished in a tie for seventh place while former...
August 20, 2009 - 9:39am
August 14, 2009
Two cops hurt while subduing trespassing suspects
A disturbance just after dark Thursday night at South Main and Park streets resulted in police injuries, a Minnesota male suspect stunned by a taser gun and doused with pepper spray, and valuable support from sheriff's deputies in Pierce and St. Croix counties. It began with a trespassing...
August 14, 2009 - 1:07pm
August 8, 2009
Rosemount boy hospitalized at Regions following tree accident in city park
A frightening incident in River Falls' Glen Park Saturday afternoon sent an 11-year-old boy to the hospital for the night and apparently left...
August 8, 2009 - 3:11pm
August 6, 2009
Claflin Selected as NAAE Summer Intern
UW-River Falls senior Kellie Claflin, of Osseo, was selected as a 2009 summer communications intern for the National Association of Agricultural...
August 6, 2009 - 10:44am
August 5, 2009
UW-RF named best in the Midwest
UW-River Falls is one of the best colleges and universities in the Midwest, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company selected the school as one of 158 institutions it profiles in its "Best in the Midwest" section of its website feature, 2010 Best Colleges:...
August 5, 2009 - 9:44am
August 4, 2009
Former Wildcats Johnson, Obermueller atop State Open leader board
Neil Johnson has a four-stroke lead over fellow River Falls' native Tyler Obermueller after the first two rounds of the Wisconsin State Open at Blackwolf Run in Kohler. Johnson posted a pair of birdies and an eagle Tuesday en route to a 2-under-par 70 that moved him to 7-under (137)...
August 4, 2009 - 9:37am
July 29, 2009
NFL's Chiefs set for 19th training camp at UW-RF
The Kansas City Chiefs open their 19th Summer Training Camp at UW-River Falls this week with practices beginning Saturday at Ramer Field. Saturday...
July 29, 2009 - 9:33am
July 11, 2009
Genco, Morgan pace 2-milers; St. Paul & Baldwin entrants win RF Days 10K
A total of 355 kids, women and men hit the pavement on West Cascade Avenue Saturday morning to compete in the annual River Falls Days 2-mile and 10K runs. Sixteen-year-olds Ethan Genco and Monica Morgan, both River Falls High School students, won the two-mile race with times of 11:23...
July 11, 2009 - 10:35am
July 9, 2009
New River Falls royalty chosen
Elizabeth Covelli was chosen Thursday evening from a field of nine young women to serve as River Falls' Grand Royal Ambassador for the next 12...
July 9, 2009 - 10:14pm
June 12, 2009
Faculty, staff honored for years of service
Faculty and staff at UW-River Falls were recognized for their years of service to the state of Wisconsin at the All-Campus Service and Retirement Reception last month. Those faculty and staff retiring during 2008-09 included: Sheryl Britt, Carolyn Britton, Robert Butler, Colleen...
June 12, 2009 - 2:57pm
June 11, 2009
CAFES names distinguished agriculturalist
The College of Agriculture Food and Environmental Science announced the 2009 Distinguished Agriculturist at the college's annual spring banquet. The prestigious award is given to an individual in the agricultural field who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and service to the...
June 11, 2009 - 2:39pm
May 29, 2009
Sather moves up to sergeant
After a dozen years of patrolling the streets of River Falls, Jeff Sather has been promoted to police sergeant effective June 1. Sather, 37,...
May 29, 2009 - 10:53am
May 20, 2009
Sex offender notification meeting is set for Wednesday (tonight)
Meyer Middle School auditorium will be the site for a meeting about a 26-year-old sex offender just released from state prison who is moving into a house in the town of Clifton. The sex offender notification meeting is 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 20. Anyone may attend and ask questions. Pierce...
May 20, 2009 - 10:05am