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Shelter’s new director says her passion is heartfelt
River Falls: Attempted murder charge follows savage beating
School garden safety and success
Police Beat: Man angry about drug denial; lady likes her clothes
Mother/aunt charged in three girls’ death; Facebook chatting/texting listed as factors
crime and courts
Wildcat boys win playoff hoops opener
Wildcat gymnasts heading to state; girls regional hoops champs
Fusion girls’ hockey sectional runner-up
Fusion skate to sectional final
Fusion win, Wildcats lose hockey playoff openers
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Artwork deadline for Wis. Regional Art program
Check out businesses of the future
Get a look at the stars
Dignity quilts donated
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/15 Public Hearings - Storm Water Permit
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Road Weight Restrictions
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/10/15 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/12/15 Town Board Meeting
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Lyle and LaVerne Zastrow
Paul Daniel Hoffmeyer, 71
Sonja C. Johnson
Featured guest column: What is your ‘Exit Plan’ to finish college on time?
Days Gone By: 1975 Malmer Brothers Red & White Grocery Store
Featured syndicated column: Who will be Republican gubernatorial candidate in 2018?
Featured syndicated column: This is the time for political moves and countermoves
Featured letter: Ambulance coverage still as good as ever
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