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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
Deal reached to lease bar for school conversion
Police stop fight after ‘rear naked choke hold;’ nab male shoplifter with a woman’s red coat
St. Croix Drug Task Force makes huge pot bust
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Highway 65 crash south of Roberts
crime and courts
Frisbie All-American, again
Wildcat gymnasts soar
Wild Side: Hunting scarce and elusive pheasants
Wildcat boys top B-W in home opener
Wild Side: Change of pace: Deer Hunting in the Banana Belt
Sweet competition: See library gingerbread contest entries
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 19-21
Video: St. Bridget's School Christmas concert
These club members want kids to know that ‘Bird is the Word’
Christmas spirit for the Free Clinic, take three
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 1/8/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 1/6/15 Town Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Property Tax Payments - Pierce & St. Croix Counties
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/5/15 Special Meeting - Renaissance Bldg. Lease
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: Ordinance 2014-04 - Implements of Husbandry
Virginia Rodli, 101
Glen L. Bottolfson, 69
Timothy Teeter, 54
M. Jeremy Stowall, 85
Gerald A. Lee, 75
Days Gone By: 1954 McKahan fire
Column: Getting into the holiday spirit with ‘A Christmas Carol’
Days Gone By: Brownies 1974
Get Out! Deals
January 13, 2010
River Falls student graduates with high honors from MSOE
Emily Knowlen, River Falls, was the class respondent for Milwaukee School of Engineering's Fall Commencement in November. She graduated with high honors and received bachelor's degrees in architectural engineering and construction management. "This has been the most rewarding and...
January 13, 2010 - 3:44pm
December 22, 2009
'Pomp & Circumstance' among seasonal gifts
Among the proud graduates who crossed the stage at UW-River Falls graduation Dec. 20 was River Falls Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Director...
December 22, 2009 - 10:28am
June 9, 2009
Seniors, smiles, send offs (VIDEO)
River Falls High School seniors took to celebrating in the streets the Friday afternoon before graduation. A caravan of seniors wound its way up and down Main Street, around to the grade schools and back to the Wildcat Center parking lot for a few moments of last-day revelry. Sunday...
June 9, 2009 - 2:47pm
June 5, 2009
Swingset on school roof prank may cost six seniors their graduation
Six seniors at Brookfield East High School will not graduate with their classmates Saturday, because of a prank they pulled. Supt. Matt Gibson said they went on the school's roof and built a swingset. The seniors were given three-day suspensions that include Saturday's commencement...
news / crime and courts
June 5, 2009 - 9:00am
January 15, 2009
Commencement speakers inspire graduates with gratitude
More than 350 students received graduate and undergraduate degrees from UW-River Falls at commencement held Dec. 20 at the Robert P. Knowles Physical Education and Recreation Center. The ceremony focused on the importance of education in a rapidly changing world as well as the importance...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Like grandfather, like grandson
Among the scores of spectators and the 329 UW-River Falls graduates Dec. 20 at the Knowles Center, two people shared a special bond. Jay Anderson was getting a diploma for a degree in physics. He minored in math. "I like anything with engines," Jay said. "I've had a passion for...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
February 29, 2008
Letter: Drug court really works
Recently I was invited to the premier graduation from St. Croix County's newly established Drug Court. Judge Edward Vlack opened by sharing some background regarding the Drug Court program and its first graduate, Travis Johnson. Vlack continued by addressing Travis: "To achieve something...
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am
February 22, 2008
Seniors get green light for early getaway
While the open high school tradition may be on the endangered list, another tradition survives. Monday night the school board OK'd an early release date for this year's seniors. The last day for high school seniors will be Tuesday, June 3. They will be expected to show for a Friday...
February 22, 2008 - 12:00am