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River Falls Journal
All aboard for another year
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Parking permit enforcement to begin
Sex offender charged in River Falls assault
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Featured photo: Lake George
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 9/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda and Hearing
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/13/16 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/16 Special Meeting (Closed Session)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/6/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
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
July 15, 2010
Wild Side: Giant mayfly flights fuel fish feeding frenzy
My grandparents had a house in the village of Put-In-Bay on South Bass Island on western Lake Erie. The house was my grandfather's retreat during...
July 15, 2010 - 9:36am
June 29, 2010
What a fish!
On Thursday evening, June 17, Brian Klawitter of Trophy Catfishing and Sturgeon Adventures, located in Lakeland, Minn., took Mike and Mallory...
June 29, 2010 - 11:03am
June 18, 2010
On the Wildside: Walleye wilderness expedition: Plenty of fish, indelible memories
Eight of us convened early Friday morning a few weeks ago at Bowen's Garage on Main Street in River Falls. We loaded gear and food into two trucks...
June 18, 2010 - 2:55am
June 4, 2010
Enjoy state parks for free this weekend
Enjoying Wisconsin State Parks, forests, trails and recreation areas is always a good value but on the first Sunday of June they are an exceptional value, as entrance to any state park, forest, trail and recreation property is free. On State Park Open House Day, no admission stickers...
June 4, 2010 - 11:20am
Fish free this weekend
People of all ages can fish free in Wisconsin on June 5 and 6, the state's Free Fishing Weekend. More than two dozen free fishing clinics statewide during that weekend - and free loaner equipment available from 50 state parks and offices will help make it even easier for people to...
June 4, 2010 - 11:15am
Fish, swim, relax
On Saturday, June 12, and Sunday, June 13, St. Croix County will host a Park Appreciation Weekend for park users. This entitles everyone to free...
June 4, 2010 - 10:15am
May 19, 2010
Kiwanians plan fishing contest
The Prescott Kiwanis Club will host its 14th annual Kids fishing contest 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 5. Registration will be at Mercord Mill Park...
May 19, 2010 - 1:33pm
May 7, 2010
Wild Side: Opening day fishing traditions continue
Many intrepid anglers venture north to fish opening day on Wisconsin lakes in keeping with tradition that verges on a religious pilgrimage. On...
May 7, 2010 - 4:50am
April 13, 2010
'Kinni' is a jewel of a trout stream
The "Kinni," as it is affectionately known to most here, is a superb, Class 1 trout water stream which originates in the center of St. Croix...
April 13, 2010 - 2:10pm