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River Falls Journal
Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and Discover Wisconsin shine spotlight on dairy industry
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
CVTC construction program to showcase home project
St. Croix Valley responds to LGBT flag crimes
RFPD to host prescription drug takeback
crime and courts
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
New to New Richmond offers chance to meet people in the area
VIDEO: RF takes back the night
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
Lorraine Ann Younggren Marcinek, 91
Agnes Fogerty, 89
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Paul D. Ritzinger, 62
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
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September 19, 2016
River Falls on path to add Swinging Bridge to national list of historic places
Residents of River Falls may see a favorite local spot become more popular if it gets listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The River Falls Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) recently completed a Historical and Architectural Resources Survey of notable buildings...
September 19, 2016 - 12:22pm
September 3, 2016
New artifacts added to military display
BAY CITY -- On Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, the River Bluffs History Center located in Bay City will be open with its Pierce County...
September 3, 2016 - 8:00am
May 25, 2016
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
In April 1966 DeWayne Meyer was finishing up his first year as principal of the River Falls Junior High School, then located at 211 N. Fremont...
May 25, 2016 - 9:09am
May 20, 2016
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Crowned prom king and queen at the junior-senior high school program were Gene McKahan and Carla Wichman, pictured sitting in the center. Standing...
May 20, 2016 - 8:55am
May 5, 2016
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Note to readers: May Day, while traditionally representing the coming of spring, associated with hanging of flower baskets and maypole dancing,...
May 5, 2016 - 1:57pm
March 30, 2016
Days Gone by--Norseng Brothers Store
The interior of the Norseng Brothers Store (Martin and Gilbert) at 112 N. Main Street is shown in this reproduction of an old Harry Ostness lantern...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 30, 2016 - 1:59pm
March 26, 2016
Days Gone By: Cooperative laundry formed in River Falls
During the first decade of the 1900’s the local Home Culture Club, a group of about 25 farm women captured the attention of a University of...
March 26, 2016 - 11:27am
March 5, 2016
Days Gone By: Last train left town 50 years ago
It was on Feb. 19, 1966, that the last train gave a whistle and chugged out of River Falls towards Hudson, never to make its appearance again....
March 5, 2016 - 11:52am
January 24, 2016
State Historical Society’s Wisconsin History Tour in Hudson
The Wisconsin Historical Society is taking history on the road with the Wisconsin History Tour and it's now in Hudson through March 30 at the...
January 24, 2016 - 12:48pm
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
November 19, 2015
Octagon House Museum opens for holiday season
The Octagon House Museum will debut its 2015 holiday theme “Comfort and Joy” during the Hudson Tour of Homes opening on Nov. 21 and 22. This...
November 19, 2015 - 12:43pm
September 11, 2015
Days Gone By: All class reunion: Who will be named king and queen?
The River Falls High School Alumni Association is continuing to work on the first ever RFHS Alumni Association Homecoming Reunion to be held...
September 11, 2015 - 2:50pm
September 10, 2015
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club circa 2003, celebrating 125th this year
The Tuesday Club is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a picnic at Glen Park on Tuesday, Sept. 15, and welcome anyone interested in joining....
September 10, 2015 - 12:05pm
August 29, 2015
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club carries on tradition of service to community
In 1890, 21 women starting meeting Tuesday afternoons at the home of Mrs. J.Q. Emery to study history, literature and art -- they were the charter...
August 29, 2015 - 11:01am
August 24, 2015
Days Gone By: Community rallies, rebuilds Normal School
Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a series of articles written in 1985 by Tim Ericson, retired director of the UWRF ARC and former...
August 24, 2015 - 12:53pm