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Police Beat: Good behavior a (pot) pipe dream?
Wisconsin roundup: Second drowning in 2 days in Dunn County; Wisconsin Dems get warning, pep talk at DNC; nine more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: State's Dems expect convention to end with unity; no bench experience for Walker's Supreme Court pick; 11 more state news stories
Get ready for another round of sirens
Details sorted out as Kuehni trial nears
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
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
November 25, 2015
Affordable Care Act info events held around region
Informational and enrollment sessions for the Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period will take place at the River Falls Area Hospital from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1. At 5:30, Sue Lane, an affordable care expert, will give a talk about changes to...
November 25, 2015 - 8:20am