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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
January 10, 2014
Retiring ‘Dr. Bob’ will stay on serving River Falls-based Free Clinic
After 35 years practicing medicine at River Falls Medical Clinic, Dr. Bob Johnson knows who works hardest at health care -- the patient. “Patients...
January 10, 2014 - 9:00am
January 9, 2014
Hudson's first baby of 2014 born to River Falls couple
The first baby of the new year at the Hudson Hospital Birth Center was born Jan. 1 at 7:39 a.m. to Jason and Laura Anfinson of River Falls. The...
January 9, 2014 - 2:18pm
Editorial: New year, cheers; new flu season, boo
As we ring in 2014, we also ring in another seasonal outbreak of influenza. While this area has yet to be hard hit, we’re reminded by health...
January 9, 2014 - 10:17am
January 3, 2014
River Falls school district families: classes may be canceled Monday
River Falls School District Jamie Benson said Friday that with dangerous wind chills forecasted for Sunday night and Monday, school may be canceled. Benson said a final determination will be made this weekend. His message: “Due to the National Weather Service’s predicted...
January 3, 2014 - 4:52pm
December 30, 2013
It’s not too late to get a flu shot!
The Pierce County Health Department reports the state Center for Disease Control has received a number of reports of severe respiratory illness...
December 30, 2013 - 4:11pm
December 26, 2013
There is still a little more time to give
While the Salvation Army bell ringers in River Falls are gone, the red kettles for donations will remain at the entrances of two local stores:...
December 26, 2013 - 10:52am
December 13, 2013
Letter: Babies coming, our family needs some loving help
I am writing to announce a triple blessing surprise to our community. Lindsey DuBois and husband Herve, parents of Gianni 11, Bella 6,...
December 13, 2013 - 2:04pm
December 12, 2013
RFAH Foundation gives $3,500 to Ellsworth ambulance service
The Ellsworth Area Ambulance Service wants to improve out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest survival rates by 50 percent over the next five years. One...
December 12, 2013 - 9:55am
November 29, 2013
ADORAY announces plans to build a hospice house
After nearly two decades of providing end-of-life care services to western Wisconsin residents, ADORAY Home Health and Hospice is excited to...
November 29, 2013 - 2:00pm
Grumpy Old Men, food shelf need you
Mel Germanson and Jerry Carter, the self-proclaimed Grumpy Old Men, embark on yet another year’s downtown drive to support the River Falls...
November 29, 2013 - 10:53am
November 27, 2013
All are welcome at community Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow, also at River Falls Family Restaurant
All are welcome to join in the River Falls Community Dinner, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Bridget Church, 211 East Division St. “There’s...
November 27, 2013 - 2:36pm
November 18, 2013
Stem cell symposium Nov. 19 at UWRF
The first Regional Regeneration Symposium co-hosted between the UWRF Tissue and Cellular Innovation Center and the University of Minnesota Stem...
November 18, 2013 - 1:33pm
November 15, 2013
Bowls for Hope looking for charities
Each year UW-River Falls works with the community to raise funds through the Bowls for Hope event in which proceeds raised help a worthy organization make a difference in the St. Croix Valley. Applications are now open for the 2014 recipient of this charity event. The 2014 Bowls...
November 15, 2013 - 2:48pm
Local girls work to wrap kids in love
While many teenagers are worried about makeup, text messaging and boys, three River Falls girls are focused on baking, blankets and giving to...
November 15, 2013 - 8:51am
November 8, 2013
Homeless shelter: Making a statement about repaying city loan
Mary Jo Sutton, Our Neighbors Place board president, says making a final mortgage payment and paying off a city loan for the overnight homeless...
November 8, 2013 - 2:45pm