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Wisconsin roundup: State deer kill down 12 percent from last year’s opening weekend; more state news stories
Candidates line up for Harsdorf’s former seat
Ag agent issue enters holding pattern in Pierce County
Legislature lifts barrier battled over at high court
Wisconsin roundup: Old remark by Zimmerman raises criticism; girl, 6, bags buck; more state news stories
crime and courts
Falcon Roundup: Women's hockey runs streak to five
Four Cats cap season at state
Fusion open with win
Q and A with Nick Jacobsen and former Prescott FB coach Matt Smith
Falcons open Page with sweep
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Special Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/13/17 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/15/17 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 11/21/17 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
Philip M. LaVenture
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Gwynn Merrill Christensen
Donald O. Antiel
Ronald A. Anderson
Woodworking column: A Thanksgiving tale from long ago
Viewpoint: The zen of deer hunting
From This Perch: Seeing through a tribal lens
Greg Peters column: The neighborhood team
Letters to the editor: Thanks for Veterans Day observances; Of dots, dolts and Democrats
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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
December 26, 2016
Obesity keeps going up; what's to be done?
The rate of obesity among Wisconsin adults has risen from 30.7 percent to 39.4 percent, with Pierce County adults at 29.8 percent, according to the Pierce county Health Department. With a state increase of 8.7 percent, nutritionist Brittany Mora of Pierce County Public Health attributes...
December 26, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 25, 2016
Author hopes new book will inspire others to feel like 'standing back up'
Melanie Perrin has weathered many struggles in life. Now she’s hoping to use those obstacles and how she overcame them to guide others. She’s also managed to fulfill a longtime dream through her efforts. Perrin, a longtime River Falls resident, has written a book that she hopes...
November 25, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
PIERCE COUNTY -- The Pierce County Health Department reports a dead crow found in Pierce County on July 29 has tested positive for West Nile virus. This is the first bird that tested positive for West Nile virus in Pierce County since surveillance for the mosquito-transmitted virus...
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
A half-day forum focusing on making the St. Croix County area dementia friendly will be held from 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This forum is designed for elected officials, city administrators, and leaders within the business, education,...
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am
May 6, 2016
‘Run Across Wisconsin’ raises awareness of mental health
A Minneapolis-based non-profit organization, Defeat the Stigma Project (DSP), is planning an eight-day run across the state of Wisconsin to raise...
May 6, 2016 - 12:44pm
April 20, 2016
Programming Hope: teaching technology on the spectrum
April is Autism Awareness Month and on April 30 there will be a special screening of the documentary “Programming Hope: Employing the Abilities...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 14, 2016
Knights of Columbus donate
Local Knights of Columbus Council 4902 gave a check to Options for Women on Thursday, April 14. The money was raised through a recent Lifesavers...
April 14, 2016 - 4:05pm
April 13, 2016
Get ready: Blue Bikes will be rolling into River Falls
After a long winter -- and an even longer transition from that winter to spring -- wouldn’t it be nice to take a bike ride with the sun on...
April 13, 2016 - 2:15pm
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
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
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 9, 2016
Area man will journey far to eradicate his disease
Bill Anderson had made it his personal mission to defeat multiple sclerosis. The Hammond man took up the cause in the early 2000s as leader of...
March 9, 2016 - 1:47pm