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Hey, taxi! Now there’s more time to hail a cab
St. Croix committee says stick with administrator
River Falls public Montessori: Much talk, no action
Update: Peterson in 'fair' condition after early morning crash
Driver picked up for 5th DWI; shoplifter pursued by workers
crime and courts
Wild Side: Masters of Camoflage
Pepper Fest 5K winners
Fighting Fish roll into state finals
WBA playoffs begin tonight
Wild Side: The summer wild flower show
Make music with your babies, starts Sept. 4
River Falls auto show revs up for youth hockey
Girl Scouts host Ice Cream Social this Saturday
CVTC President Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
Music Madams entertain at the hospital
arts and entertainment
Joshua A. Johnson, 38
William C. Ammerman, 88
Patrice Rasmussen, 44
Patrick McCann, 87
Alex P. Johnson, 20
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/9/14 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2014-06 (Remove Stop Signs)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/4/14 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 9/9/14 Town Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/9/14 Public Info Meeting re: North Main & Union Streets
Days Gone By: 1964 Golf "kids"
Days Gone By
Days Gone By: 1974 K of C Girls Bowling
Days Gone By: Evelyn Baker reminiscing
Days Gone By: Matzek reunions
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