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Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Stabbing reported in Hudson
Wisconsin roundup: Walker again threatens veto of entire state budget; 10 more state news stories
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
'Click It or Ticket' campaign underway
crime and courts
Schreckenberg advances to sectional
Wildcats shine at regional track
Softball swept by Hudson
UWRF hands out Falcon Awards
Wildcats sweep BRC pole vault titles
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Ponds can be adopted, too
Garage Sale Map Hunter
A beautiful day to celebrate Grace
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TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Lake George Trail Improvements
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 6/2/17 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/25/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 6/1/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Doris L. Larson, 94
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Farrah May Hillman
Dorothy Johansson, 95
James Michael "Mike" Elliott, 53
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Library Notes: Gearing up for a busy summer
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Woodworking: Who wants to stand up to eat a steak?
Viewpoint: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
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March 30, 2011
David Page embraces his mother Jo Page after speaking on her behalf as one of the honorary chairpersons at the opening ceremonies of the 2011...
March 30, 2011 - 10:13am
March 29, 2010
Relay fundraiser nears goal
Over 900 people attended the American Cancer Society's 2010 Relay for Life at River Falls High School Friday night. Ninety-three local cancer...
March 29, 2010 - 10:46am
April 30, 2009
Can't miss them: Local youths evaluate alcohol, tobacco ads
A group of nine middle school students took to the streets Friday night as part of research project conducted by the River Falls Partnership...
April 30, 2009 - 9:16am
March 26, 2009
City conveys land to Habitat
The City Council voted 4-2 Tuesday night to OK a "conditional conveyance" of city-owned land to St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity. River Falls agreed to give SCVHFH title to a five-acre site along Apollo Road, an unpaved street bordered by Maple Street to the north, sewage-treatment...
March 26, 2009 - 9:16am
March 19, 2009
Jump into the game
The Relay for Life, Friday and Saturday, March 27-28, at the high school raises funds for the American Cancer Society and marks a couple of milestones....
March 19, 2009 - 8:38am
February 26, 2009
Relay sprints toward biggest prize: Cancer's cure
Dozens of people began working on the 2009 Relay for Life, scheduled for March 27-28, shortly after last year's event ended. The 2009 theme:...
February 26, 2009 - 9:50am
February 19, 2009
Habitat explores local eco-village concept
A simple question led the St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity to investigate in earnest the development of an eco-village housing concept,...
February 19, 2009 - 1:58pm
February 5, 2009
Did Westside sprout a Nobel Prize?
A Nobel Peace Prize for Greg Mortenson? Jerene Mortenson, Westside Elementary principal (1986-98), brushed aside the notion. She put her son's...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
She has hope born of courage
How would you react if told your cancer is back? What would you do if that fateful news comes hours before you're to join your team for the Survivors...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Bank group promotes silent auction
A Relay For Life committee at First National Bank is holding a silent auction at the bank all next week. Relay For Life raises money for the American Cancer Society. A chapter in River Falls holds a big annual event at the high school in early spring. Anna Leask, from First National...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Coming soon: Just for Kix
At a time when most soon-to-be college graduates worry about where they'll work after school, UW-River Falls student Christina Carlini already knows. Carlini graduates in December and will direct and instruct at River Falls' first-ever Just for Kix dance program, for kids 3-18....
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Walk to pay tribute to veterans
Sign up ahead for "America Supports You" Freedom Walk in River Falls. This is a national effort to commemorate lives lost during the 9/11 terrorism attacks and to simply honor U.S. veteran soldiers. The ASU Freedom Walk in River Falls starts at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Veterans...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
May 1, 2008
Habitat on the grow
"The need for housing is certainly going to continue," said Bob Jeffrey, a St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity Board member. Jeffrey and other board members have turned their attention toward growing the local organization. The 12-year-old local branch of Habitat has helped 33...
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Sisterhood: Strong bond forges through tough times
"Sisters" Jaimie Althoff and Kellie Burrows didn't know each other until seven years ago. But since meeting they've grown into a tight sisterhood not created by genetics but circumstances. They met when the Big Brothers Big Sisters program started locally at Westside Elementary...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Kickin' Cancer 2008: Survivors embody theme
This year's Relay for Life theme, Kickin' Cancer, also describes what participants hope to do. Organizers have been busy planning this year's March 28-29 event since last year's ended. They hope to exceed the $159,000 raised in 2007 by surpassing $165,000 this year. The event...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am