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River Falls Journal
St. Bridget’s unique new classroom honors ‘The Story Lady’
River Falls couple, Prescott man injured in separate crashes
Pierce Pepin sponsors local vets on next Freedom Honor Flight
Knotek retires after long dentistry career but will remain active helping people
River Falls names two police chief finalists
crime and courts
Wildcats top EC North for first win
Spartans spoil Wildcat homecoming
Wild Side: Fascinating fluid dynamics on the Big Lake
Chippewa Falls keeps Cats winless
Wildcat volleyball wins BRC opener
Maiden Rock Meander spotlights village’s artistic side on Oct. 17
River Falls area residents asked to support ‘Moola for Milk’
RFMU celebrates Public Power Week
Weekend Happenings: Oct. 2-4
"Rescuing dogs to rescue people" focus of Gallery 120's opening
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/7/15 Meeting - Hydroelectric Project
TOWN OF TROY: 10/9/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/1/15 Land Use Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/5/15 Educational Program Committee Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/5/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
Ruth Hilleren, 91
Noel Falkofske, 79
Arno Birr, 92
Gene Kreibich, 81
Days Gone By: All class reunion: Who will be named king and queen?
Featured Letter to the Editor: River Falls, it’s time to admit that we have a crisis
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club circa 2003, celebrating 125th this year
Featured column: Foreign affairs mastery may be harder than subduing public employees
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...
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...
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...
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