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Media schooled on River Crossing highway-surface project
St. Croix panel opposes proposal to shift assessments to counties
Western Wisconsinites sound off against Walker budget
High speed chase ends with suspect taken from trunk of car
County man faces charges in domestic assault case
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Weekend Happenings, March 27-29
In River Falls, Easter eggs aren’t just for kids
One woman’s legacy brings enduring artistry to River Falls Church
Featured photo: Bear tracks
New Richmond ReStore holds ‘Upcycling Contest’
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Community Meeting- Park Master Plans
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/23/15 Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/15 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/6/15 Public Hearing re: Cernohous Rezone Request
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Daniel H. Lay, 82
Richard F. Lasar, 86
Charles Edward "Ed" Hanson, 92
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
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Days Gone By
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Get Out! Deals
July 30, 2010
Letter: Committed effort made FTD even better
On behalf of the St.
opinion / letters
July 30, 2010 - 2:21am
Letter: Where did all the people go?
The July 22 River Falls Journal front page showed an aerial view of Farm Technology Days. Tens of thousands of people attended the event that was just two miles south of River Falls on Highway 29. How is it possible that so few of these people found their way into the River Falls...
July 30, 2010 - 2:18am
Letter: From boom to bust
Great expectations, when not realized, bring great disappointment. For a year we have heard about the benefits that Farm Tech Days would bring to River Falls. Last Friday, in a Saint Paul Pioneer Press article headed, "Soggy Ag Expo Ends Early," Executive Secretary Greg Andrews...
opinion / letters
July 30, 2010 - 2:16am
July 26, 2010
Kids to the rescue
In the aftermath of rain Thursday morning at FarmTech, dozens of cars, trucks and at least one coach bus were mired in mud. An enterprising...
July 26, 2010 - 8:27am
July 22, 2010
Drowning claims state ag secretary, UWRF grad Rod Nilsestuen
Wisconsin Secretary of Agriculture Rod Nilsestuen drowned in Lake Superior late Wednesday while taking a swim following a day volunteering on a Habitat for Humanity project in the Upper Pennisula. His body was reportedly recovered about 6:10 p.m. some 300 feet offshore. Governor...
July 22, 2010 - 7:47am
5 p.m. update: Plans announced for show break-down
At 4:30 p.m.Thursday, July 22, organizers of Wisconsin Farm Technology Days issued a statement to vendors, offering guidance on how and when...
July 22, 2010 - 7:27am
July 20, 2010
Farm Tech, Day 1: 'It doesn't get much better'
The first day of Wisconsin Farm Technology Days in River Falls came and went seamlessly, save for some long traffic backups and early anxiety by hundreds of volunteers, trying to make good impressions. State troopers, deputies and local police were out in force by 6 a.m., shepherding...
July 20, 2010 - 4:05pm
July 19, 2010
The countdown is on
Volunteers and exhibitors worked through the weekend making final preparations for Farm Technology Days, and while rain necessitated temporary...
July 19, 2010 - 9:31am
July 16, 2010
Letter: Don't miss these exciting opportunities
The St. Croix Valley Master Gardeners happily invite everyone to visit the well-prepared, special exhibit areas at the entrances and center pole in the Progress Pavilion during Farm Tech Days July 20-22. It's a fabulous opportunity for the whole family to learn and ask questions....
opinion / letters
July 16, 2010 - 3:15am
July 14, 2010
Show of appreciation
Jim Harsdorf of Pierce County's Farm Technology Days (FTD) Executive Committee presented Tom Holdorf of Value Implement a Charter Sponsor plaque...
July 14, 2010 - 12:29pm
Tours serve to connect farmers to FTD goers
As Wisconsin Farm Technology Days (FTD) 2010 approaches, Tuesday-Thursday, July 20-22, just south of River Falls, a new feature of the show is a special welcoming effort designed for non-farmer attendees. Jay Richardson, organizer of "Courtesy Tours," is excited about this unique...
July 14, 2010 - 12:28pm
FTD isn't just for farmers; Events appeal to varied tastes, interests, ages
Wisconsin Farm Technology Days When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, July 20 and 21; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, July 22 Where: In Pierce County at the intersection of Hwy. 29 and Pierce County Road E Hosts: Roger and Bev Peterson family Admission: $5 for adults and children...
July 14, 2010 - 11:30am
July 13, 2010
Wisconsin university, college alumni invited to receptions, tent at Farm Tech
For the third consecutive year, Wisconsin alumni will have a place to gather and visit during Wisconsin Farm Technology Days. Although the Wisconsin Alumni Tent is becoming a tradition, the consortium of campuses aims each year to improve the experience. The Wisconsin Alumni Tent...
July 13, 2010 - 3:05pm
June 12, 2010
Pioneer Day's one Pierce County Historical Association effort to preserve history
BAY CITY--Pierce County Historical Association (PCHA) members are offering a trip back in time as one means of saving the area's history. The annual Pioneer Day will return to the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City on Saturday, June 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. PCHA President...
June 12, 2010 - 7:04am
May 24, 2010
Sponsor a park bench or picnic table and benefit schools
Would you like to become involved with the Pierce County Farm Technology Days show and not do any work? There are only 30 "limited edition"...
May 24, 2010 - 9:19am