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January 30, 2015
Featured letter: Pick a diet that can work for a lifetime
January 30, 2015 - 9:21am
January 23, 2015
Town of Troy resident Maria Emmerich, author of five cookbooks, spends a lot of time in her kitchen trying out recipes for her cookbooks and blog. She says she goes through 11 dozen eggs a week.
Diet, cookbook author says it’s all about fat
January 23, 2015 - 6:00am
January 14, 2015
Bring your appetite for breakfast this Sunday
January 14, 2015 - 3:10pm
January 7, 2015
The trio of Lisa Moody, Kevin and Craig Pechacek led the KP duty that produced another scrumptious buffet of eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausage and more Christmas morning at the West Wind Supper Club, 709 N. Main St. The annual effort, the brainchild of West Wind owner Kevin Pechacek, was organized to benefit the Free Clinic of Pierce & St. Croix Counties.
River Falls Christmas breakfast raises inexhaustible good cheer
January 7, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 1, 2015
Featured letter: Even if not hunting, be aware of the seasons
January 1, 2015 - 6:00am
December 23, 2014
Kevin Pechacek (right), owner of the West Wind Supper Club, 709 N. Main St., will again host this year’s free Christmas Day breakfast to benefit the Free Clinic from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Some of Pechacek’s volunteering kitchen crew from last year’s breakfast buffet, were, his brother, Craig Pechacek, Lisa Moody, Matt Sohlo and Tony Leone.
Christmas spirit for the Free Clinic, take three
December 23, 2014 - 12:01pm
December 11, 2014
Andrew Rondeau measures a plant in the UW-River Falls greenhouse. Rondeau is a U.S. Army veteran and says the military is good preparation for a farming career.
Emerging from battlefields, UWRF grad scopes out farm fields
December 11, 2014 - 9:54am
December 5, 2014
Gingerbread contest underway
December 5, 2014 - 3:03pm
Local management leaders Ron Thielen and Deb Dartsch stand inside Best Maid’s cookie factory in the River Falls industrial park.
River Falls Best Maid: New owner, brighter outlook
December 5, 2014 - 5:00am
December 1, 2014
Former River Falls Mayor Duane Pederson donates $20 to the "Grumpy Old Men's" food shelf donation drive Monday, Dec. 1. 
From left are Jerry Carter, Karen Kielas, Mel Germanson and Pederson.
'Grumpy Old Men' at it again, collecting food shelf donations
December 1, 2014 - 4:42pm
November 18, 2014
Pictured left to right: River Falls Area Hospital's Tracy Dierks, Erin Jennings, Cliff Jennings, Heather Logelin and United Way's John Coughlin. Submitted photo.
United Way gets boost from Allina Health
November 18, 2014 - 3:22pm
November 5, 2014
Sharing Families: Holiday gift program sets goals, deadlines
November 5, 2014 - 4:45pm
October 30, 2014
This witch is one of several mechanical figures that might be a little scary to smaller children at the Roman Pechacek Halloween Display, said Karen Marsh, who sets up the display.
Her seasonal 'joy' returns
October 30, 2014 - 6:00am
October 8, 2014
Enjoying last year’s luncheon are Kathy and John Steffen on the left, and Eunice Moody, DeAnn and Robert Krey on the right. (Submitted photo).
Make time for lunch Oct. 14
October 8, 2014 - 9:57am
October 3, 2014
Glorious autumn colors amid summer-like temperatures brought out man and beast alike this past weekend.
A bald eagle swoops down as it cruises the Trimbelle River off 690th Avenue or old Forestville Road in the town of River Falls, late Saturday morning.
Farmers were in full harvest-mode around the county, chopping corn, combining soybeans and hauling manure ahead of the forthcoming change in weather. (River Falls Journal photo by Steve Dzubay)
Autumn hunt
October 3, 2014 - 3:00pm