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Local bars win 'brown jug' case, donate to food shelf
City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Retired UWRF prof's writing evolved into book
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
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crime and courts
Wildcats edged on last second field goal
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
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
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
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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
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Roger E. Miner, Sr., 78
Viola E. Filkins, 103
Hiram Jens Jensen Jr., 89
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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'Loving us' pow wow encourages recovery
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
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June 11, 2013
Area TU chapter wins grant for Trimbelle restoration
The Hudson-based Kiap-TU-Wish chapter of Trout Unlimited has been awarded a $5,000 Embrace-A-Stream grant to help fund a continuing habitat restoration...
June 11, 2013 - 10:21am
May 22, 2013
Lions fishing contest for kids
The Ellsworth Lions Club will hold its fishing contest 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Nugget Lake Park. The contest is for children 16...
May 22, 2013 - 3:29pm
May 20, 2013
Summer, kids, fishing, it's all good and it's on Perch Lake
The St. Croix Sportsman's Alliance will sponsor a free kids fishing contest on Saturday afternoon, June 8, at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake,...
May 20, 2013 - 4:18pm
January 29, 2013
Kids' ice fishing contest Feb. 23
On Saturday, Feb. 23, there will be a kids ice fishing contest at Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake from 2-4 p.m. for children ages 6-12. Bait...
January 29, 2013 - 9:21am
May 13, 2012
Opening day trophy
Joe Fox of River Falls got this 22-inch brown trout to fall for a nightcrawler while fishing with his son, Don, and some friends on the banks...
May 13, 2012 - 4:20am
October 19, 2011
Florida snowbird nabbed overbagging sunnies in Sawyer County
HAYWARD -- State Conservation Warden Tom Heisler of Winter was already working an overbagging case when he spotted another busy angler on popular Lake Chetac in Sawyer County. "I saw it. There were four fishing lines. The law allows three. And, he was catching a lot of fish," Heisler...
October 19, 2011 - 4:24pm
Alyssa Ellefson of River Falls, left, holds up her first trophy flathead catfish after catching the beast on the Mississippi River near Red Wing,...
August 19, 2011 - 10:13am
July 22, 2011
When biting flies attack
Many years ago a friend and I drove from home in Ohio to Wisconsin to look at colleges. Taking advantage of the week off for college exploration...
July 22, 2011 - 1:36pm
June 1, 2011
Fishing contest in Prescott this Saturday
The Prescott Kiwanis Club is hosting the 15th annual kids fishing contest from 9-11 a.m this Saturday. Registration will be at Mercord Mill...
June 1, 2011 - 12:34pm
May 25, 2011
Wild Side: Caddisflies excite trout, anglers
Caddisflies are small insects that have fascinating adaptations to life in fresh water. Caddisflies belong to the order Trichoptera, closely...
May 25, 2011 - 3:29pm
February 24, 2011
Bass Lake Ice Fishing Contest will go on as scheduled this Saturday
The 2011 Bass Lake Ice Fishing Contest will be held as scheduled this Saturday on Bass Lake, outside of Somerset. Bass Lake has more than 20 inches of clear safe ice. However, the combination of unseasonably warm weather and excessive salt run-off from the parking area has caused...
February 24, 2011 - 10:18am
January 19, 2011
Mississippi River guide seminar and swap meet
HAGER CITY - The first-ever Mississippi River Guide and Fisherman Swap Meet will take place Jan. 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bluffs Bar...
January 19, 2011 - 4:20pm
January 6, 2011
Riverfront property gains permanent protection
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust ended the year on a high note when last week it closed a bargain-sale land contract to acquire 4.3 acres that...
January 6, 2011 - 9:05am
September 24, 2010
Wild Side: Fishing deep on the big lake
It's easy to write superlatives about Lake Superior. Immense, deep, wild, cold, and beautiful are words that readily come to mind. Many people...
September 24, 2010 - 1:22pm
August 9, 2010
Men escape after truck, trailer slide into Mississippi River at boat launch in Hastings
For good friends Randy Johnson and Jim Hunt, Monday morning was supposed to be spent floating on the St. Croix River and catching walleyes. Instead,...
August 9, 2010 - 1:06pm