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River Falls Journal
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
April 8, 2016
Support and celebration benefit planned for Kristen McGregor Linehan April 24
A Hudson native and River Falls resident, Kristen McGregor Linehan has been on an eight-year journey battling cancer. She was first diagnosed...
April 8, 2016 - 3:21pm
Crowds fill RFHS to support Relay For Life
Many local and area residents converged on River Falls High School Friday, April 1, for this year's Relay For Life. Though it was held on April...
April 8, 2016 - 6:42am
March 29, 2016
County agency publishes dementia caregiving guide
There are approximately 1,200 people who are living with the symptoms of dementia in St. Croix County. It is believed there are many more who...
March 29, 2016 - 10:49am
March 23, 2016
Try a free fitness class for seniors
The YMCA-Hudson is offering a free fitness class for seniors from 10-10:45 a.m. Wednesday, April 5, in the dining room of Kinnic Health &...
March 23, 2016 - 4:03pm
March 14, 2016
If you enjoy horses and people your help is needed
Walk-On Therapeutic Riding Program, 1469 Co. Rd. J, northeast of River Falls, is in need of volunteers to help with their spring classes for...
March 14, 2016 - 3:31pm
Wait list for addiction services has county exploring options
Officials tasked with overseeing the county’s alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) program are facing a client backlog that places some people on a wait list spanning 75 days before receiving treatment. Despite this uphill battle to provide public health services, those officials...
March 14, 2016 - 11:42am
Hospital book sale this Friday
Love to read? Then this sale is for you -- “Books are Fun” will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, March 18, in the front entry of River...
March 14, 2016 - 10:35am
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