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Wisconsin roundup: Minn. man pleads not guilty in death of UW-Stout student; state budget briefings begin; 8 more state news stories
Pierce Sheriff Blotter: Woman in a trunk; DWI barn crash; deputy's finger bitten
Police Beat: Boo-boos give away drunk drivers
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
SCVBL rosters set for Saints exhibition
Honors pile up for Herink
Giving it the old heave, ho
A helping hand for ducks
Wildcat gymnasts state runners-up
Relay raises more than $100,000
People asked to rally with Relay
Sixth annual Mr. RFHS: Come for the fun
River Falls Public Library hosts first ever spelling bee
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2017 Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter Program
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/3/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Applegate v. Eric/ Rachel Sixberry; Case No. 17-SC-121
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/17 Proposed Ordinance 2017-1 (Nuisances)
Ruth Mae Vergenz, 90
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Glen H. Andersen, 93
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
FEATURED LETTER: Support our paper!
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Real Estate Showcase
February 16, 2017
These four duke it out in city primary
There is a Tuesday, Feb. 21, primary election in River Falls for District 1 voters. There is also a statewide primary for Wisconsin superintendent...
February 16, 2017 - 4:57pm
Walker budget calls for more education funding
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker called for new spending on education and a reduction in taxes in his budget presentation last week to Wisconsin lawmakers. The Republican governor said the impact of Act 10 policies issued in 2011 have led to reinvestments in the state reflected in...
February 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 9, 2017
Former River Falls motel site could become restaurant, apartments
The vacant lot at 1300 S. Main St., south of downtown River Falls, could look very different a year from now. In the last couple months, the city of River Falls has had numerous people come forward with different ideas for the lot where the River Falls Motel used to be. The buildings...
February 9, 2017 - 11:11am
February 7, 2017
University hosts talk on fake news, democracy
UW-River Falls is hosting a panel discussion, "The Effect of Fake News on Democracy," at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, in North Hall auditorium.The discussion is part of the Communication & Media Studies Department's Working Journalists Lecture Series.
February 7, 2017 - 3:09pm
February 2, 2017
Demonstrators declare: 'This is democracy'
Every day, school children around the country recite a pledge that promises 'liberty and justice for all.' Longtime town of Martell resident...
February 2, 2017 - 9:34am
Wisconsin roundup: Fatal interstate crash victim identified; Walker: Trump interested in taking state's union limits national; and 11 more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- A Kentucky man killed in a western Wisconsin Interstate crash has been identified as 36-year-old Clint Huff of Franklin. The State Patrol continues to investigate the mishap, which occurred Tuesday night on westbound Interstate 94 near Menomonie. Troopers say Huff was...
February 2, 2017 - 8:44am
February 1, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Harley denies report that it didn't want Trump with protesters; Parents of kids with seizures again push for pot oil treatment; and 11 more state news stories
MILWAUKEE -- Harley Davidson denies a CNN report that President Donald Trump canceled a visit to Milwaukee for Thursday because the company was not "comfortable" hosting him amid protests. White House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham confirms the cancellation, and CNN cites an unnamed...
February 1, 2017 - 8:31am
January 24, 2017
Assemblyman to hold in-district public meeting
Newly elected state Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (R-River Falls) has announced he will hold his first in-district session from 12-1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, at the UW-River Falls Hudson Center, 2501 Hanley Road in Hudson. This event is open to all residents of District 30 and will serve...
January 24, 2017 - 8:29am
January 21, 2017
Anti-Trump protests turn violent at inauguration
WASHINGTON — Black-clad activists angry about U.S. President Donald Trump's inauguration smashed store and car windows Friday, Jan. 20,...
January 21, 2017 - 3:00am
January 20, 2017
In with the new, but let's salute the old
Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, brought the inaugural in Washington D.C. of new President Donald Trump. Far away in River Falls, Vicki Cobian, W9593 710th...
January 20, 2017 - 3:01pm
January 12, 2017
New 'Story Maps' a virtual walk through time
Thanks to the work of a city intern, there is a new way to explore River Falls. Intern Tyler Galde has created two new Story Maps. The interactive...
January 12, 2017 - 4:09pm
New Congress introduces bill to strip protections from endangered wolves
WASHINGTON— Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, including Sean Duffy (R-Wis.), introduced a bill Jan. 10 that would strip federal protections from wolves in the Great Lakes region and Wyoming, making the animals vulnerable to state-regulated trophy hunting and trapping....
January 12, 2017 - 9:14am
January 10, 2017
Congressman tries to de-list gray wolves in Wisconsin
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI) today put forward legislation that would return management of the Western Great Lakes and Wyoming gray wolves to state control. Management of these gray wolves were transferred from the state to the federal level following two 2014...
January 10, 2017 - 2:44pm
January 4, 2017
U.S. Republicans start first day of Trump-era Congress on wrong foot
WASHINGTON — The Republican-led U.S. Congress had a rough start to its first session of the Donald Trump era on Tuesday, Jan. 3, when a...
January 4, 2017 - 9:30am
December 28, 2016
River Falls spring election: And then there were four
With District 1 City Council member David Cronk deciding not to run for an eighth term, the number of candidates vying to replace him has reached four. That means there will be a February primary for the District 1 race before the April 5 spring election.
December 28, 2016 - 3:58pm