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Bioterrorism training exercise turns high school into clinic
Missing: $8,500 in fireworks
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
AnglingBuzz.com VIDEO: Walleye - Live bait rigging for early summer success
Man charged in alleged gun-pointing incident
crime and courts
Wildcats’ historic baseball season ends in extra innings
Wild Side: Green slime stinks of greed
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional championship
Wildcats sectional baseball champs
Wildcat girls bring home five state track medals
Registration open for ‘Paddle with a Ranger’
Minnesota Orchestra performs free outdoor concert in Hudson
Enjoy garden tour
‘What’s a circus without elephants?’ Not everyone agrees
Fun-loving group continues to play supporting role for those with cancer
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
AD FOR BIDS: St Croix County Health Center Additions/ Renovation
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/9/15 Special Meeting - Board Candidates
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/6/15 Hearing and Town Board Meeting
Florence J.(McMillen) Anderson-Trowbridge, 89
Beverly Thompson, 86
Beverly Ruth Thompson, 86
Daryl Albert Feyereisen, 75
Marjorie Wilma Yanisch, 88
Featured column: My gardening career: From potato bugs to soil fungus
Days Gone By: Sugar -- once a thriving business, until tragedy struck
Ready for a summer of experiences
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April 10, 2013
State considers infant-heart testing
If two Republican state lawmakers have their way, all babies born in Wisconsin would have a test aimed at finding congenital heart defects. Oconomowoc Representative Joel Kleefisch and Marathon Senator Jerry Petrowski have introduced bills requiring hospitals to administer the pulse...
government / health
April 10, 2013 - 12:05pm
Relay combats cancer, abets birthdays
Young and old alike, including 5 year-old Johanna Barbey of River Falls, applauded the long line of 90 cancer survivors who walked a lap together around the River Falls High School gym to kick off the April 5-6 Relay for Life of Pierce County benefitting the American Cancer Society....
news / events / health
April 10, 2013 - 11:10am
April 5, 2013
On the Job: Dr. Melissa Kolb
Dr. Melissa Kolb of River Falls Chiropractic, Inc., 215 N. Second St., was selected to receive a ChiroCare scholarship to participate in the...
news / business / health
April 5, 2013 - 9:00am
Letter: Listen up, NRA: Going universal is the best way to boost our health care
I am not a member of the NRA, though I have guns and like to shoot. Although I usually disagree with the NRA on most political issues, I thoroughly agree with their current effort to focus attention on the country's mental health system, or lack there-of. Mental health is largely...
opinion / letters / health
April 5, 2013 - 8:55am
April 4, 2013
River Falls salon offers hair, hearing help
Andrew Gott opened a salon on 703A N. Main St. two weeks ago offering what many people might see as an unusual combination of services: Haircuts...
health / news
April 4, 2013 - 9:33am
April 3, 2013
Investigators find E.coli in frozen snacks
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports at least two dozen people have been sickened in an outbreak of E. coli. Wisconsin is one of 15 states where victims were made ill by an infection linked to frozen snack foods marketed mostly to children. No deaths have been...
health / food / government
April 3, 2013 - 12:07pm
Jump into Relay fun, support
The Relay for Life of Pierce County starts 6 p.m. Friday, April 5, and ends 8 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at the high school, and each year hundreds of people pour into the River Falls High School each year to walk, talk, play, eat and otherwise participate. As it happens, legions of...
events / health / news
April 3, 2013 - 10:58am
Dieticians say small steps can lead to big results
While the inclination may be to literally "hit the ground running," when it comes to making healthy choices, experts seem to agree that small changes are the best way to get lasting results. Hudson Hospital registered dietician Jean Weiler has her top suggestions for making changes...
health / life
April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
April 2, 2013
Meet Tasha in River Falls April 4
Survivor, Believer, Fighter, Inspiration, a young woman loving life - describing Tasha Schuh is not an easy task. She was in a theater accident...
health / life
April 2, 2013 - 1:16pm
April 1, 2013
Myth busters and memory loss among free classes offered at RFAH
River Falls Area Hospital is hosting some free health care classes for the community beginning April 8. Space is limited for some of the classes so registration is appreciated. --Tuesday, April 16 - Advanced Care Planning Session from noon to 1 p.m. Learn about advanced care planning...
health / education / life
April 1, 2013 - 2:20pm
Black tie affair fills backpacks and stomachs
The formal-looking invitation contains no typos and specifically says: "Your absence is requested." The Kinnickinnic Backpack Program, a part...
education / health
April 1, 2013 - 9:48am
March 29, 2013
Bowl-A-Rama event planned for April 6, benefits disabled
The annual Bridge Bowl-A-Rama fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 6, from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Hudson Bowling Center in Plaza 94. The Hudson...
health / events / life
March 29, 2013 - 1:07pm
Police bust interstate Muenster-cheese thief
New Jersey authorities report they have arrested a man who was found with 21 tons of stolen Wisconsin cheese in his possession. The 34 year old from Plainfield, Illinois, was picked up March 26 driving a refrigerated truck carrying 42,000 pounds of Muenster cheese. K&K Cheese of...
food / health / business
March 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
Letter: Get a better appreciation for those with mental illness
NAMI stands for National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. There are five presentations during March. These include In Our Own Voice presentations, where talks are given by people who tell their own stories. It's pretty important to educate the public. That's why In Our Own Voice is...
opinion / letters / health
March 29, 2013 - 9:52am
Fake crash creates sobering reminder
Spring brings for teens thoughts of prom, graduation, summer vacation, parties -- and every three years, a convincing mock-car crash. The high-school-based group Students Offering Support will stage a bad car accident 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, in the parking lot of the Wildcat...
education / accidents / health / news
March 29, 2013 - 8:55am