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River Falls Journal
Getting in the swing, keeping it local
New Richmond teen will see juvenile, criminal consequences
Nation’s high court hears St. Croix County case
Wisconsin roundup: New figures, new debate about school voucher program; state justices refuse to reveal votes in tied case; 8 more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Bill calls for automatic prison in OWI fatalities; vets in line for entrepreneurship aid; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
Honors pile up for Herink
Giving it the old heave, ho
A helping hand for ducks
Wildcat gymnasts state runners-up
Falcon men advance to WIAC title game
People asked to rally with Relay
Sixth annual Mr. RFHS: Come for the fun
River Falls Public Library hosts first ever spelling bee
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
Friday's St. Paddy's Day should be lively
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/11/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinances
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2017-02 through 2017-08
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Grace L. Nelson, 85
Lorin 'Beaner' Frey, 81
Judith L. "Judi" Helmer, 52
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Real Estate Showcase
November 16, 2016
Holiday and giving moods naturally blend
Less than a week before Thanksgiving Day, Salvation Army volunteers will be at three storefronts in River Falls, ringing bells to tempt people...
November 16, 2016 - 1:07pm
October 28, 2016
Let it shine: For those in need, students strive for consistency
River Falls High School students have long been able to help each other via a club called S.O.S. -- Students Offering Support. The S.O.S. club...
October 28, 2016 - 5:00am
October 13, 2016
UWRF group donates to Turningpoint
Graduate students and faculty/staff from the department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at UW-River Falls recently donated over $300...
October 13, 2016 - 2:28pm
October 7, 2016
Weekend Happenings Oct. 7-9
This weekend in River Falls: Friday Falls Theatre "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children," 7 and 9:15 p.m. Public Library Gallery "Whodunit -- a Mystery at the Library" Visit the world of your favorite famous fictional sleuths. Saturday "Loons and the Deepwater Horizon Oil...
October 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 22, 2016
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
The fourth annual Bacon Bash drew crowds of people from River Falls, the area, and beyond. More than 11,000 visitors enjoyed free bacon samples,...
September 22, 2016 - 11:45am
September 16, 2016
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
A diagnosis isn’t enough to keep a community down, even one like cancer. When Angie Burke received the news this summer that she had a tumor...
September 16, 2016 - 11:37am
August 27, 2016
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Nature is a cycle of birth and death. It's positive and negative. Creative and destructive. There's a profound kind of collapse and contraction. Just before her 89th birthday, my mother died on May 31. Earlier this month, while facing a burnished sunset, I finally scattered her ashes...
August 27, 2016 - 6:00am
August 12, 2016
WATCH: Friday fun at the Pierce County Fair
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Fair kicked off Friday with junior horse and open dairy judging, followed by junior and open goat judging. Check...
August 12, 2016 - 4:35pm
August 5, 2016
SCVRJ puts justice into the hands of the community
Accountability is the ultimate goal of St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice. The River Falls-based nonprofit works with the larger community...
August 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
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 9, 2016
Woman charged with prostitution out of a chicken coop
A Star Prairie area woman is accused of neglecting her children, who authorities say were left behind while she slipped outside to prostitute herself inside a modified chicken coop. Sarah M. Bradehoft, 27, was charged June 23 in Polk County Circuit Court with two felonies -- child...
News/crime and courts
July 9, 2016 - 6:00am
July 6, 2016
Featured photo: Parade seats saved
Blankets and chairs have started appearing on Second, Division, and Main Street along the River Falls Days Parade Route, marking people's places...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
July 5, 2016
Theatre troupe brings ‘A whole new world’
PRESCOTT -- The Great River Road Theatre is promising a show that will knock your socks off for its 2016 summer production. Attendees can look...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 5, 2016 - 10:57am
June 25, 2016
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
On June 15 Kevin Burkart, 45, Prior Lake, Minn., set out to accomplish what no one had before: Jumping out of a plane 300 times in one day, with...
June 25, 2016 - 6:00am
June 20, 2016
Touch-A-Truck brings record attendance and family fun
The bi-annual Touch-A-Truck event was held on Saturday, June 18 at the River Falls High School parking lot. It was the largest since the event...
June 20, 2016 - 3:21pm