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May 8, 2015
Kris Miner looks over shelves of “talking pieces,” objects that are passed from one speaker to the next in the restorative justice circle process. Each of these objects has its own story, she says. (River Falls Journal photo by Judy Wiff)
Trailblazing restorative justice leader aims to circle back home
May 8, 2015 - 6:00am
April 24, 2015
Meyer Middle School 8th grader Chance Kamrowski stands next to the charcoal grill he helped design and build that he’ll use to host a charcoal chicken feed fundraiser this Sunday April 26, in front of Luigi’s Pizza, 103 E. Locust St. Kamrowski is raising money to buy new singlets for the middle school wrestling team.
Yum, charcoal chicken feed this Sunday
April 24, 2015 - 10:33am
Damon Holter
Grillmaster Holter to host national TV show
April 24, 2015 - 8:12am
April 23, 2015
Grow to Share to share growing space
April 23, 2015 - 12:58pm
April 21, 2015
Participants in last year’s Goliath Challenge make their way across the water. (Submitted photo)
Fourth annual Goliath Challenge set for May 30
April 21, 2015 - 10:54am
April 17, 2015
Whole Earth Grocery Co-Managers Madalyn Krizek-Score (left) and Anna Zalusky, stand in front of Whole Earth’s produce section. The store is holding a CSA Fair to show customers another way to buy fresh, locally-grown produce. (Submitted photo)
Learn to buy local produce: River Falls co-op holds CSA Fair
April 17, 2015 - 4:30pm
April 10, 2015
Highwater Music will be playing at the 2015 Roots and Bluegrass Festival
Weekend Happenings: April 10-12
April 10, 2015 - 9:03am
April 6, 2015
Make Wednesday "pizza night" with celebrity servers doing the honors
April 6, 2015 - 4:41pm
April 1, 2015
Shown is the cover of the new Community Ed catalog coming to mailboxes this week.
On the way
April 1, 2015 - 12:22pm
March 25, 2015
Attendees select bowls made by local artists at the Bowls for Hope event held at UW-River Falls on March 10. Since it began in 2010, Bowls for Hope has raised more than $34,000 for local charitable organizations. This year’s event supported BRIDGE for Community Life, Inc. (Kathy M Helgeson/UWRF Communications)
Bowls for Hope raises $6,225 for BRIDGE
March 25, 2015 - 9:47am
March 20, 2015
Octagon House opens for Chocolate March tour
March 20, 2015 - 9:27am
March 13, 2015
UW-River Falls Prof. Brad Mogen works with several of his students as they do a lab project working with the DNA of the Nosema fungus, which affects bees. Mogen also serves on the River Falls Town Board.
University’s research aims to ‘Bee’ healthy
March 13, 2015 - 6:00am
February 27, 2015
This is the current UW-River Falls dairy production room where cheese and ice cream are made. With the upcoming renovation, the ice cream and cheese production will be in separate spaces to allow concurrent production and for the installation of new, state-of-the-art equipment.
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
February 27, 2015 - 4:00pm
Renaissance Academy ninth-grader Ryenn Junker, trims the bottom of a bowl, putting a “foot” on it. It will be one of many donated to UW-River Falls’s Bowls for Hope by Anne Buchholz’s art class. Gina Pedriana-Basche’s advanced ceramics class at River Falls High School and Kelyn King’s Meyer Middle School art club will also contribute bowls.
They lend creative talents for Bowls event
February 27, 2015 - 6:00am
February 2, 2015
People attending Bowls for Hope last year reach for a unique bowl made by area students and local artists and donated to the event.
Sixth annual Bowls for Hope event set for March
February 2, 2015 - 6:00am