Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Real Estate Showcase
March 18, 2015
Cascade Avenue ornamental grass burned away
Still winds and a quiet campus offered perfect conditions for UW-River Falls Facilities & Grounds employees to conduct a mini-prairie burn from west to east on the East Cascade Avenue median strip. Tinder-dry grasses disappeared in seconds below the tip of a propane torch....
March 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
March 15, 2015
Think spring with gardening classes
Grounds care and maintenance class “Maintaining great looking, environmentally friendly landscapes on public grounds has unique challenges,” said Diana Alfuth, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator. Alfuth says school grounds, public parks, and landscapes around public buildings...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 15, 2015 - 7:05am
March 13, 2015
University’s research aims to ‘Bee’ healthy
UW-River Falls professors Brad and Kim Mogen have made their plans for spring break (March16-20). As many of their students may do, the Mogens...
March 13, 2015 - 6:00am
March 5, 2015
School garden safety and success
School gardens are wonderful tools to provide students with unique and productive learning opportunities. Gardens not only help kids learn about...
March 5, 2015 - 12:17am
October 3, 2014
Labor of love flowers on Second Street
Twenty-six people spend mornings, evenings and weekends making sure the gardens that line Second Street corners are a sight to behold. Started...
October 3, 2014 - 8:29am
August 7, 2014
Featured photo: Bird gazebo
This week's featured photo was taken by Jean Coulton. It shows a male bluebird enjoying a little "bird gazebo" on Coulton's deck in her River...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 7, 2014 - 10:20am
June 27, 2014
If you raise a flag, you’ll raise money for good causes
While flags adorn River Falls streets every summer to honor America, some flags will fly this summer in support of local charities. The River...
June 27, 2014 - 10:05am
March 14, 2014
Learn the latest on woody plants and invasives at Garden U
The St. Croix Valley Master Gardeners Association is hosting Garden U on Saturday, March 15, at Ready Randy’s Conference Center, 1490 131st...
March 14, 2014 - 10:14am
January 16, 2014
From first date, seed grows for family business
Scott and Julie Andrzejczak spend one of their first dates picking grapes at St. Croix Vineyard in Stillwater, Minn. “We picked grapes for...
January 16, 2014 - 12:30pm
November 15, 2013
Bowls for Hope looking for charities
Each year UW-River Falls works with the community to raise funds through the Bowls for Hope event in which proceeds raised help a worthy organization make a difference in the St. Croix Valley. Applications are now open for the 2014 recipient of this charity event. The 2014 Bowls...
November 15, 2013 - 2:48pm
August 1, 2013
Kids 'Grow to Learn' at community garden
Plants aren't the only things growing at Grow to Share Community Gardens in River Falls this summer. Grow to Share has been running a series...
August 1, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Rain barrels available
Sustain Hudson members Judy Freund, left, and Stew Erickson show rain barrels that the environmental organization are offering for purchase....
May 3, 2013 - 9:46am
April 18, 2013
County Earth Day event set Sunday in Hudson
The St. Croix Community Development Department has joined with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the ninth annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!"...
April 18, 2013 - 9:18am
April 17, 2013
"Safety in the Garden" discussed
RIVER FALLS--"Safety in the Garden" is the topic of the Thursday, April 25, St. Croix Valley Master Gardener Association (SCVMGA) meeting. Are...
April 17, 2013 - 12:46pm
April 14, 2013
Earth Day: Dig It! Fun for the whole family April 21 in Hudson
The St. Croix Community Development Department has joined with YMCA Camp St. Croix to host the 9th Annual Earth Day event, "Soils: Dig It!" Sunday,...
April 14, 2013 - 12:13pm