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Electrical problem closes Stillwater lift bridge
Hudson man accused of entering home, boat
Wisconsin roundup: Johnson says CBO report will help him decide on health bill; 11 more state news stories
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Amish teens injured after SUV rear-ends horse-drawn buggy in St. Croix County
crime and courts
Grab a buddy and learn to kayak
River Falls Legion takes third in Mankato tournament
Golfers honored for academics
Herum Cal League HR Derby champ
Meyer Middle Schooler heads to nationals rodeo
Booster Days packed full of fun and excitement
Every person has a fair story
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 7/13/17 Hearing - Rohl Trust rezone
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/25/17 Special Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/5/17 Town Board Meeting
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 7/17/17, Case No. 17-CV-129, Valerie Sowa
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Amended Ad For Bids - 2017 Mill & Overlay
Ashley G. Speer, 24
Shirley M. (Ptacek) Sherman, 70
Ruth E. Afdahl, 82
Russell V. Tauferner, 92
Dorothy Esther Johnson, 83
Library Notes: Reading children's books is good for the soul
Viewpoint: Card skimmer bill aimed at stopping gas pump scam
Viewpoint: Fighting for affordable, quality health care
Letters to the editor
Arts Minded: Developing art scene is inspiring
Real Estate Showcase
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April 13, 2017
Get rid of waste with spring clean event
Pierce County's Spring Clean Sweep and Pharmaceutical Event will be from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 22, at the Pierce County Solid Waste/Recycling...
April 13, 2017 - 8:42am
March 30, 2017
Relays to Cancer: Not here, there, anywhere
Around 800 people gathered at River Falls High School for this year's Relay For Life. 65 registered survivors attended, and 43 teams registered....
March 30, 2017 - 1:32pm
Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix, Pierce counties among state's Top 10 healthiest; slain detective honored at service; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Two western Wisconsin counties were listed among the 10 healthiest in the state, according to new rankings released this week. Ozaukee County remains Wisconsin's healthiest, while Menominee County is the least healthy, according to the annual County Health Rankings released...
March 30, 2017 - 9:20am
March 23, 2017
People asked to rally with Relay
The community is getting ready to “celebrate, remember and fight back against cancer” this Friday. Relay For Life kicks off at 5 p.m. at River Falls High School and ends 2 a.m. This will be the 19th annual Relay, according to Senior Community Manager Kellie Burrows. She said...
March 23, 2017 - 9:53am
March 20, 2017
Not giving up on them
When Jessica Schmitt's husband, Master Sgt. Derrick J. Schmitt, was disabled after his 22 1/2 years serving in the U.S. Air Force, she took an...
March 20, 2017 - 9:41am
March 11, 2017
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Dear Carol: My mother lives in an assisted living facility. She has arthritic pain and is in the early stages of Alzheimer's, but she usually...
March 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 9, 2017
Minn. poultry industry on 'higher alert' for bird flu outbreak
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's poultry industry is on high alert. This week marks the second anniversary of the beginning of a bird flu outbreak...
March 9, 2017 - 10:30am
February 23, 2017
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
The influenza cycle has returned to the UW-River Falls campus as well as the River Falls community, showing up a bit later than in past years. Flu season typically lasts from October to May. Across the state, more than 1,200 people had been hospitalized for the flu through Feb. 11,...
February 23, 2017 - 8:56am
February 18, 2017
Lions to EMS: Life-saving purchase
A $6,000 donation from the River Falls Lions Club to River Falls Emergency Medical Services will allow for the purchase of life-saving instruments....
February 18, 2017 - 5:00am
February 16, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says he'd pass on Trump labor post; state school candidates lob allegations; 10 more state news stories
Gov. Scott Walker appears to have snuffed out Democratic claims that he's interested in becoming President Donald Trump's new nominee for labor secretary. Fast food magnate Andrew Puzder withdrew from his bid Wednesday, after Senate Republicans said they did not have the votes to...
February 16, 2017 - 9:06am
February 15, 2017
Hospital to host open house Feb. 18
River Falls Area Hospital, 1629 E. Division St., part of Allina Health, will host a free Complete Women’s Care open house from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18. The public is invited to tour areas such as the birth center, imaging department and rehabilitation facilities, and...
February 15, 2017 - 10:45am
February 13, 2017
Hospital's cancer center again earns accreditation
The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons, has granted a three-year accreditation with commendation...
February 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 9, 2017
New fitness center sees strong response from UWRF students and staff; community memberships available
A new fitness center, part of the still-under-construction Falcon Center, opened its doors just in time for the start of spring semester at UW-River Falls. Work on the fitness center began in 2015 and was completed in the fall.
February 9, 2017 - 11:23am
February 8, 2017
Hospital donates seven AEDs to UWRF's Falcon Center
UW River Falls (UWRF) will receive seven new automated external defibrillators (AEDs) this week, a donation from Allina Health River Falls Area...
February 8, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 6, 2017
Relay For Life gears up for March
The rally cry for the 2017 Relay For Life of River Falls-Pierce County has a noted ring to it: "Cancer. Not Here. Not There. Not Anywhere." The familiar cadence belongs to children's author Dr. Seuss and is adopted by this year's Relay For Life, held annually in River Falls, to raise...
February 6, 2017 - 8:52am