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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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November 7, 2008
Teens' plan evolves from movie theme
Juniors and seniors in high school teacher Deb Ottman's life skills class figured out a way to make a difference. Planning started after students...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Rough Thursday for Wildcats
The Wildcat football team dropped a 30-28 decision to Menomonie, the boys' soccer team lost 3-2 to New Richmond in a double-overtime shootout and the Wildcat volleyball team came out on the short end of a 3-0 score at Eau Claire North in high school sports action Thursday. The soccer...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
Wildcats clinch playoff berth
Senior running back Levi Johnson rushed for 136 yards and five touchdowns in nine carries--all in the first half--to lead River Falls to a 40-6 victory over Rice Lake Friday night at Ramer Field. The win boosted the Wildcats' record to 6-2 overall, 4-2 in the Big Rivers Conference,...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 5, 2008
Happy Homecomings for Wildcats, Falcons
Both the River Falls High School and UW-River Falls football teams posted wins in their respective Homecoming games over the weekend. The Wildcats...
October 5, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Wildcats win thriller
The River Falls High School football team rallied from a 21-0 deficit to spoil Hudson's Homecoming with a 22-21 victory in Hudson Friday night. Ben Wunrow scored all three touchdowns for the Wildcats, who improved to 4-1 overall, 2-1 in the Big Rivers Conference. Hudson slipped to...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Two wheels make a world of difference
"They were on a bike for the first time," said River Falls resident Holly Ness about the high school students in the Special Education Bikes program. After seven months of planning and help from many sources, the SPEB program pedaled to fruition three Thursdays ago as the eight...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Cats improve to 3-0
The Wildcat football team hit the 40-point mark for the third straight game to defeat Eau Claire Memorial, 40-20, in the Big Rivers Conference opener for both teams Friday night at Ramer Field. The win moved the Cats overall record to 3-0 heading into next week's BRC contest at Chippewa...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Wildcats blank Panthers
Levi Johnson scored two touchdowns and Marty Herum threw three touchdown passes as the Wildcat football team rolled to a 46-0 win over Ellsworth Friday night at Ramer Field. Johnson capped a 60-yard scoring drive on the Wildcats opening possession with a 17-yard touchdown run and...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am
August 30, 2008
Wildcats win football opener
Levi Johnson ran for two touchdowns and Tyler Hunter and Marty Herum each passed for one score and ran for another to lead River Falls to a 48-34 win over New Richmond in the season opener for both teams at Ramer Field Friday night. Johnson scored on runs of 62 and 21 yards and finished...
August 30, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Stem cell research extends to high schoolers
Four River Falls High School students spent three days in Madison studying stem cells under the guidance of top scientists in the field. Out of 22 applicants, Nate Powell, Sami Nelson, Birgitte Nielsen and Will Johnson were chosen to attend the science camp based on their scores...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Milwaukee Marquette takes summer baseball title
Milwaukee Marquette has won its second state high school summer baseball title in three years. The Hilltoppers scored 10 runs in the seventh inning Thursday to beat Kettle Moraine 12-1 in the championship game in Stevens Point. The game was tied until the sixth inning, when a...
August 1, 2008 - 9:00am
July 17, 2008
New hockey coach a familiar face
Former Wildcat player and assistant coach Nick Jenkins has been named the new boys hockey coach at River Falls High School, Activities Director Rollie Hall announced Tuesday morning. Jenkins will take over for former coach Jim Joseph who, after three years at the helm, resigned at...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Found in a flash!
The oftentimes elusive River Falls Medallion was found only 19 minutes after the first clue was posted Friday morning during River Falls Days in Glen Park by a trio of high schoolers: From left to right -- Ethan Genco, Andy Yelken and Emily Genco.
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Student-athletes need proper paperwork
River Falls students entering grades 7-12 who are interested in playing athletics this fall need to get the appropriate paperwork completed and turned in before being allowed to practice. Information about the alternate year physical form, the River Falls Athletic Code, and the $75...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Gas use and tax collections hit five-year high in Wisconsin
Across the nation, drivers drove 20 billion fewer miles in April 2008 compared to April 2007, according to the U.S.
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am