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Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
All about birds: 'Can-do' club posts at DeSanctis
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
May 22, 2014
Fun run/walk to benefit Special Olympics this Saturday
The River Falls Royal Ambassadors will host a fun run/walk benefiting the Special Olympics on Saturday, May 24, at the River Falls High School. ...
May 22, 2014 - 4:23pm
May 20, 2014
Pierce County receives award for child care performance
The Pierce County Health & Human Services Department has been recognized for meeting all performance standards in the administration of the...
May 20, 2014 - 12:18pm
May 19, 2014
Local third graders to receive personal safety education
River Falls Emergency Medical Services (RF EMS) will be presenting an educational safety program to local third grade students during National EMS Week, May 18-24. This will be the 14th consecutive year that the EMS department has brought the safety program to area kids. River...
May 19, 2014 - 7:00am
May 16, 2014
Wild Side: A dangerous fungus among us
By Dan Wilcox, outdoor columnist Among the most abundant organisms on earth are the fungi. They live in the soil, in plants, in rivers and...
May 16, 2014 - 9:11am
May 12, 2014
'Tri4Grace Memorial Triathlon' honors memory of local leukemia victim
Crowds of people from River Falls area came out to River Falls High School Saturday for the Tri4Grace Memorial Triathlon. This is the second...
May 12, 2014 - 1:46pm
May 2, 2014
Help her dream come home to ‘roost’
While growing up in the Bronx, NY, town of River Falls resident Catharine Noel knew she wanted to be someplace where she could be free. “I...
May 2, 2014 - 9:31am
April 25, 2014
March goes up and down River Falls Main Street
This year’s Take Back the Night was Thursday, April 24, and included public sharing of personal experiences and support, a candlelight vigil...
April 25, 2014 - 10:02am
Walker signs 55 bills into law; eight were co-authored by Sen. Harsdorf
MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker signed 55 bills into law Wednesday. The various laws covered a wide range of issues, from requiring registration by out-of-state sex offenders who move to Wisconsin, to a bill co-authored by Sen. Sheila Harsdorf which requires snowmobiles used for DNR...
April 25, 2014 - 9:36am
April 20, 2014
UWRF hosts Ag Day April 22
UW-River Falls Collegiate Farm Bureau chapter will host the second annual Ag Day on the UWRF campus on April 22 to promote Wisconsin agriculture. With...
April 20, 2014 - 8:00am
April 17, 2014
Take Back: They are asking you to join them
Next week Thursday evening, April 24, River Falls, like many communities across the country, will hold a Take Back the Night event meant to highlight...
April 17, 2014 - 1:12pm
April 16, 2014
Ramshackle home condemned after man’s arrest for battery
River Falls police arrested a 36-year-old man for allegedly attacking his wife at Cudd’s trailer court, 1450 S. Wasson Lane, Friday afternoon,...
News/crime and courts
April 16, 2014 - 9:33am
April 12, 2014
Featured Letter: After my overindulgence, I was left alone, abandoned
River Falls is a place where I’ve always felt safe. It’s a community where people watch out for each other. It’s with this thought that I decided to write and urge the bars downtown to consider changing certain policies. Some friends and I were playing trivia downtown on...
April 12, 2014 - 8:00am
April 11, 2014
More pedestrian relief: Plans advance to make crosswalk safer
Seventy-six-year-old Janis Melum is always careful as she crosses the street -- especially at the crosswalk on North Main and Union streets that...
April 11, 2014 - 8:02am
April 4, 2014
Letter: Donation left me speechless
Imagine my surprise when I went to my door late one night and an envelope was wedged between the doors of my home. The envelope was already...
April 4, 2014 - 9:50am
April 3, 2014
How far should bar hopping March madness go?
Police Chief Roger Leque minced no words about the March 29 downtown Bar Crawl. He wants the alcoholic event halted because it incites disruptive,...
April 3, 2014 - 1:25pm