Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
WisDOT warns: Crashes with deer likely to be high again this season
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
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
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
May 15, 2014
No need to use the “m” word, he’s ‘still just Dave’
River Falls has another mayor in its midst: Dave Hovel, city building inspector who beat the incumbent (717-572) in last month’s election to...
May 15, 2014 - 8:00am
May 12, 2014
Miller a finalist for Rock County administrator
The Beloit Daily News reported Tuesday Pierce County Administrative Coordinator JoAnn Miller is one of three finalists for the Rock County Administrator position.
May 12, 2014 - 11:49am
May 1, 2014
Lottery credit week is coming up
ELLSWORTH -- The Pierce County Treasurer’s office is designating the week of May 12-16 as Lottery and Gaming Credit Awareness Week. Last year...
May 1, 2014 - 1:38pm
April 28, 2014
Raihala makes bid for U.S. Congress
Four years ago, Don Raihala ran for Congress because little was getting done in Washington D.C., except raising the nation’s debt -- then around...
April 28, 2014 - 11:17am
April 14, 2014
Governor wants college tuition freeze to continue
MADISON -- In light of recent projections showing the University of Wisconsin System will continue to carry a surplus of more than $1 billion,...
April 14, 2014 - 9:19am
April 4, 2014
Schroeder, O'Connell win seats on County Board
The Pierce County Board of Supervisors gained three new Supervisors after Tuesday's election. While not official, Brian O'Connell defeated...
April 4, 2014 - 3:32pm
Salaries for non-union county employees listed
The following are the 2014 salaries for county non-union managers, department heads and supervisors after the Pierce County Board approved a...
April 4, 2014 - 11:04am
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
Two packed public meetings last week generated copious questions and comments but no accord. Both dealt with issues that need solving but there’s time for that to happen. One was deciding the future of Kinnickinnic’s two hydroelectric dams. A meeting at City Hall was to begin...
April 4, 2014 - 9:43am
March 27, 2014
Letter: Time is running out, so enroll for insurance now
The federal health insurance exchange, called the Health Insurance Marketplace, provides most Wisconsin residents with financial assistance when purchasing insurance. If you are still without health insurance, please take action now! If you don’t purchase insurance by the...
March 27, 2014 - 4:04pm
March 24, 2014
Crowd expected for River Falls dam re-licensing
A grassroots group called “Friends of the Kinni” is urging local citizens to attend a federal re-licensing hearing Monday, March 24, at City Hall on the two 70-year old dams in River Falls. The hearing will take public comments starting at 5:30 p.m. A River Falls Utility...
March 24, 2014 - 11:12am
March 20, 2014
Up slightly, but St. Croix, Pierce counties continue with low jobless rates
Third best. That was St. Croix’s unemployment rate among Wisconsin’s 72 counties. Pierce County was right behind. The Wisconsin Department...
March 20, 2014 - 2:54pm
March 17, 2014
Not a contest for chickens, who will be mayor of River Falls?
Dan Toland has the job. He took it away two years ago from four-term incumbent Don “DR” Richards in a close election. These two met in...
March 17, 2014 - 8:00am
February 18, 2014
Primary results: Toland, Richards set for rematch in April election
Inucmbent Mayor Dan Toland and former Mayor Don Richards will face off once again in the April election. Toland and Richards recieved the most...
February 18, 2014 - 9:17pm
February 10, 2014
Head to the South Fork for Cookies with the Council Feb. 14
The next Cookies with the Council will be held at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at South Fork Café, 116 S. Main St. Share a cookie with the River...
February 10, 2014 - 11:00am
February 7, 2014
State lawmaker to hold two listening sessions in the area State lawmaker to hold two listening sessions in the area
MADISON -- State Representative Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) announced he will hold two listening sessions in the 30th Assembly District. A...
February 7, 2014 - 10:11am