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Plant disease class offered
Progress? Minnesota lawmakers ponder restoring tax reciprocity
Area school districts present united front against Gov. Walker’s budget
Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
Council candidates sound off in public forum
crime and courts
Fusion skate to sectional final
Fusion win, Wildcats lose hockey playoff openers
Wild Side: Wild blank places on the map
Cedar Key: Where the farmers wear wet suits
Wildcat wrestlers 7th at BRC/DSC Challenge
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
Weekend Happenings, Feb.27 - March1
Parents, kids: Come join Dr. Seuss party at River Falls library
Raise the curtain
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Bridge Rail Panels
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./16/15 Public Hearing re: Moody Rezone Request
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Lyle and LaVerne Zastrow
Sonja C. Johnson
Dylan J. Denk, 22
Annette Blanchette, 77
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
Featured letter to the editor: What is happening to education in Wisconsin?
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November 20, 2009
Lawmakers propose state microbe, motorcycle
A state legislator wants to pay homage to Wisconsin's dairy industry by declaring one of its key organisms as the official state microbe. Assembly Democrat Gary Hebl of Sun Prairie has introduced a bill to honor the Lacto-coccus lactis. It's a natural bacterium which ferments milk...
November 20, 2009 - 9:49am
Business leaders seek to save Erik Buell's motorcycle plant, after Harley-Davidson announces shut down
Walworth County business leaders are trying to save Erik Buell's motorcycle plant, after Harley-Davidson said it would drop the Buell line of sport bikes. Buell's been making them in East Troy since the 1980s, and Harley bought his business in '98 and kept it going. But after being...
October 20, 2009 - 9:24am
October 16, 2009
Harley-Davidson might start building motorcycles overseas someday
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it might start building motorcycles overseas someday. The company sells 30 percent of its bikes overseas now, and that figure could rise to 40 percent by 2014. India is one of the fastest-growing markets, along with China and eastern Europe. Harley...
October 16, 2009 - 9:00am
September 11, 2009
Harley-Davidson closes Wauwatosa plant this month
Fifty workers will be laid off when Harley-Davidson closes its plant in Wauwatosa this month. The closing is set for Sept. 25 and it is expected to remain closed through the end of the fourth quarter. Maybe longer. The company has notified the Department of Workforce Development...
September 11, 2009 - 9:00am
August 27, 2009
Harley-Davidson starts subsidiary in India, dealerships possible
Wisconsin Harleys will be roaring in India next year. The Milwaukee motorcycle company has started a subsidiary near Delhi - and it's looking for dealership locations in several major cities. India is world's second-largest motorcycle market. But Harley never jumped in because...
August 27, 2009 - 9:00am
July 16, 2009
Harley Davidson cuts another 1,000 jobs
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson says it will cut another 1,000 jobs, after its profit for the last quarter plunged by 91 percent. The famous motorcycle company reports total earnings of almost $20 million from April-June, down from $223 million in the same quarter of 2008. Revenues...
July 16, 2009 - 9:00am
May 26, 2009
One-million mile Harley-Davidson headed for Sturgis museum
Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson is being criticized for giving its only known motorcycle with a million miles on it to the Motorcycle Hall of Fame in Sturgis, S.D. Former state Sen. Dave Zien of Eau Claire bought the 1991 FXRT when it was new and it hit the 1 million-mile mark April...
May 26, 2009 - 9:00am
May 20, 2009
Harley-Davidson won't build new plant in East Troy
Harley-Davidson has changed its mind about building a new plant in East Troy to consolidate its Buell Motorcycle division. The $10 million project was announced last week. But Harley spokeswoman Rebecca Bortner said executives took a fresh look at it, and decided that Buell can...
May 20, 2009 - 9:17am