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River Falls Journal
River Falls garage door maker closes shop
Unemployment remains low in Pierce, St. Croix
Walker signs 55 bills into law; eight were co-authored by Sen. Harsdorf
Don’t do that! Disorderly suspect tries giving chocolate treat to kitty
Highway bridge now surfaced
crime and courts
Brother and sister act
NCAA cites UW-RF for athletic violations
Wild Side: Tiny insects and changing climate threaten majestic hemlocks
Giveaway: Little ones make big difference
KC Tootsie Roll drive
You can join in the big river cleanup
Brownies change the world
Donation leads to green hair
arts and entertainment
Eva M. Boese, 96
Kenneth Knutson, 88
Dorothy H. DeLong, 91
Lorraine F. Roude, 92
Bruce Bayer, 87
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2014 Annual Spring Clean-up
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/24/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/26/14 Spring Road Tour
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/24/14 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/28/14 Special Meeting - Board Reorganization
Days Gone By:
Featured Letter: Let’s turn Lake George into a charming oasis
Featured Letter: After my overindulgence, I was left alone, abandoned
Letter: Donation left me speechless
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
August 11, 2013
Pedestrian hurt in accident in Hager Heights parking lot
HAGER CITY - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Hager Heights Drive-In Restaurant Saturday afternoon. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department report, at 3:27 p.m. Jacob Knecht, 48, of Minneapolis was standing at the driver's side window of...
news / accidents
August 11, 2013 - 10:00am
UPDATE: River Falls man in good condition following Tuesday's morning accident
A River Falls man is reported in good condition, following a two-car accident Tuesday morning in the Pierce County Town of Trenton. Serena L. Hoisington, 16, Hager City, was northbound on US Highway 63 around 7:08 a.m., when she crossed the centerline and struck a southbound Ford...
news / accidents
December 11, 2012 - 2:57pm
November 30, 2011
Korean War battle presentation Dec. 10 at the Woodshed
There will be a documentary/presentation about the Korean War and the Battle for Bunker Hill on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 1 p.m. at the Woodshed...
November 30, 2011 - 1:05pm
September 7, 2011
Seven-year old Bodee O'Neil of Hager City is a national champion hillclimb motorcycle rider as he won the title in the 50cc Class last month at the nationals competition in Ohio. Bodee also finished sixth in the 65cc Class.
September 7, 2011 - 2:15pm
February 23, 2011
Whitetail and Hunting Expo in Hager City
Here will be 150 to 200 locally made deer mounts on display, including Scott Kruse's BC Book buck and an eight-point replica of Jessie Sullivan's BC Book buck. Local taxidermists and vendors will be available to talk with and hunting stories and comradely will be plentiful. The cost...
February 23, 2011 - 9:59am
January 19, 2011
Mississippi River guide seminar and swap meet
HAGER CITY - The first-ever Mississippi River Guide and Fisherman Swap Meet will take place Jan. 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bluffs Bar in Hager City. Some of the very best river anglers in the Midwest will be there to answer questions and provide tips like Dustin Stewart, "Hutch"...
events / outdoors / life
January 19, 2011 - 4:20pm
August 4, 2010
'Everts Point' to be dedicated
PRESCOTT--Friends of Freedom Park announce the dedication of "Everts Point," overlooking the confluence of the Mississippi and St. Croix rivers. The...
August 4, 2010 - 10:45am
July 16, 2010
Letter: Pigstock: Don't miss this peace gathering
Tired of the lies from Washington about U.S. military misadventures? Tired of ridiculous ongoing U.S. support and encouragement of the vicious state of Israel? Tired of government misinformation about Agent Orange and similar disasters? Then join us, veterans and non-vets alike,...
opinion / letters / politics
July 16, 2010 - 3:27am
Fair Talent Show will end with fireworks
Do you dance, sing, or play an instrument? If yes, the place to be is the Pierce County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, Aug. 11. The Pierce County...
arts and entertainment / life
June 16, 2010 - 10:04am
May 10, 2010
Deer leads to three-vehicle crash in rural Pierce County
Sunday morning Pierce County deputies responded to a crash with one serious injury on Hwy. 10 just east of County Road OO in the town of Trimbelle. Tyler Stees, 19, Hager City, was driving west in a mini-van when he hit a small deer crossing the highway. The deer was thrown in the...
news / accidents
May 10, 2010 - 9:17am
March 26, 2010
Letters: For Joe Boles (March 25)
Russell E. Berg, Barron County Assistant District Attorney, River Falls I am writing in support of Joe Boles' candidacy for judge. Prior to my current position, I was an assistant district attorney in Pierce County for seven years and was in private practice in River Falls for 20...
opinion / letters
March 26, 2010 - 1:09pm
March 10, 2010
Hubbers' comedy show fundraiser March 20
HAGER CITY--The Ellsworth Hubbers' fourth annual baseball comedy show fundraiser will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 20, at The Bluffs Bar and Grill in Hager City. Scheduled performers include headliner John Bush and Benny Quash. Bush explained he has been a comedian for 20 years...
March 10, 2010 - 1:19pm
February 16, 2010
Local Head Start program in running for excellence designation
Area Head Start programs have been recognized for their effectiveness. Cooperative Educational Services Agency #11 (CESA #11) was one of three...
education / news
February 16, 2010 - 12:51pm