Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
New Richmond woman charged with arson after Wednesday apartment fire
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly to act on Foxconn, condemn supremacist ideology; more state news stories
Suspected drugs, guns, $80K seized in Somerset-area raid
Watch: Final call for Prescott Chief Krutke
River Falls Police: tenant who won't leave, barroom brawl
crime and courts
Something special here: Forde drawn back to RF to teach, coach
Fish wrap: Season ends at the hands of Sparta
Cats ready for some football
Different waters: Fish seek stability in playoffs
Woodbury ninja goes to nationals
Take a stagecoach for El Paso Days
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
Triad reunites again to support food shelf
Children's author to have book signing in Hudson
Buy a Photo
arts and entertainment
River Falls: 090517 GAVIN REZONE
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/21/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 8/22/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/21/17 Planning Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/21/17 Regular Board Meeting
Lucille M. Strom, 93
Roger E. Miner, Sr., 78
Viola E. Filkins, 103
Hiram Jens Jensen Jr., 89
Jennifer Jane Olson, 33
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
Viewpoint: Working for you
'Loving us' pow wow encourages recovery
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
Bringing transparency to politics
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
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
June 17, 2016
Weekend Happenings: June 17-19
To share your River Falls area events with the Journal, please email reporter Gretta Stark at firstname.lastname@example.org. This week in River Falls:...
June 17, 2016 - 3:33pm
June 16, 2016
This day brought country fun to town
Though weather brought a slower than average start to this year's Town 'N Country Day, Sunday, June 12, organizers said it was a good day overall....
June 16, 2016 - 1:23pm
River Falls Touch-A-Truck: Crowd pleaser since 2004
The every-other-year Touch-A-Truck will be held for the seventh time from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 18, in the high school's east parking...
June 16, 2016 - 6:00am