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Former caregiver sentenced to prison; husband also enters guilty plea
Wisconsin afternoon roundup: FAA investigates Lambeau drone; early voting OK'd -- for now; nine more state news stories
New Richmond man charged in connection with church burglaries
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Police Beat: Shoplifters try to wear it well; another Pokemon excuse
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
Weekend Happenings Aug. 19-21
Chamber members gather for breakfast, business talk
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Real Estate Showcase
March 14, 2016
Two-day blood drive in River Falls is coming soon
Since 1943 Red Cross Month has been celebrated in March. This year in March, the regional American Red Cross is appealing for “individuals...
March 14, 2016 - 6:00am
March 11, 2016
Alternative health therapies: New River Falls business can clean things up
Sometimes it’s good to go back to one’s roots. And for Brightstar Harmon-Inyang, it means doing something her mom used to do to her and her...
March 11, 2016 - 4:51pm
March 10, 2016
Researchers at UWRF study brain stimulation to help those with aphasia
By Katie Galarno, Falon News Service Two UW-River Falls professors are testing whether electrical brain stimulation can improve the communication...
March 10, 2016 - 10:11am
Healthy kids are kids who run
Registration is now open for the Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) that will begin April 17 at Hoffman Park in River Falls. HKRS is a five week, nonprofit youth running program for kids ages 3-14. It provides kids with a positive, educational, and fun experience in the world of...
March 10, 2016 - 9:32am
March 5, 2016
Sex trafficking not that far away: You might want to hear this speaker
The idea that sex trafficking happens in the River Falls area doesn’t surprise Katie Ryan, the sexaul assault services coordinator at the local...
March 5, 2016 - 2:02pm
March 4, 2016
With flu bug still going, hospitals post restrictions
Starting Friday, March 4, Allina Health is implementing restricted visitor guidelines to protect all patients and staff due to influenza as the...
March 4, 2016 - 8:16am
January 22, 2016
Days Gone By: Taking action against drugs in 1986
When a River Falls coach found a carload of youths smoking marijuana after a game in 1986, members of local student athletic associations joined...
January 22, 2016 - 12:07pm
January 18, 2016
Former River Falls man, a veteran, fighting for his life
On Oct. 7, Keegan Iversen, 34, from River Falls now of Rockford, Minn., was critically injured in a motorcycle crash in Fort Worth, Texas. Iversen...
January 18, 2016 - 9:28am
January 10, 2016
St. Croix Co. accepts $300,000 grant for new nursing home therapy pool
A $300,000 grant from an Andersen foundation will cover most of the cost of a therapy pool for St. Croix County’s new nursing home. When county supervisors met last spring with the architects, the general contractor and market-study consultants for the $20 million construction and...
January 10, 2016 - 1:34pm
January 9, 2016
Hudson nurse named outstanding student
Julie McGary of Hudson, third from left, is recognized as an Outstanding Student for the fall 2015 semester at Metropolitan State University....
January 9, 2016 - 7:05am
January 7, 2016
Woman of the century says, ‘Let your word be impeccable’
A lot has happened in the last century -- for the world, for the country, and especially for Dee Nelson. The River Falls resident turned 100...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 7, 2016 - 10:14am
December 14, 2015
Be part of something meaningful by giving blood at the library Dec. 17
The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to end the year with real meaning by donating blood for hospital patients in need. Holiday...
December 14, 2015 - 2:26pm
December 4, 2015
‘Dedicated’ River Falls woman reaches out to street kids of Africa
Sadie Clarke has gone far since graduating from River Falls High School in 2010 and UW-River Falls in 2014. She’s gone all the way to Tanzania,...
December 4, 2015 - 6:00am
December 3, 2015
Lions grant to RFGC helps special needs
River Falls Gymnastics Club received a $500 grant from the River Falls Lion Club this year. The grant allowed them to offer 12 children with...
December 3, 2015 - 2:47pm
November 30, 2015
Two friends can ‘ride on’ thanks to the generosity of the one
Cathe Cheesebrow and Janet Sarver met and became friends doing endurance riding with the American Endurance Ride Conference. They grew closer...
November 30, 2015 - 11:33am