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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
New county shop enters design phase
Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
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