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August 20, 2014
Debbie Meyer, Denise Hoffman, and Mindy Meyer. 1974 Journal file photo.
Days Gone By: 1974 K of C Girls Bowling
August 20, 2014 - 12:17pm
1984 River Falls Journal file photo.
Days Gone By: 1974 Rifle Team
August 20, 2014 - 12:07pm
Barbara Jean Purfeerst and Michael Gehn were given honorable mention titles in the Baby Photo Contest sponsored by the River Falls Journal and Gene's Candid Studio in 1954.
Days Gone By: Baby Photo Contest 1954
August 20, 2014 - 12:07pm
Evelyn Baker at her 90th birthday celebration held at Edgewater Apts. by her family. Submitted photo.
Days Gone By: Evelyn Baker reminiscing
August 20, 2014 - 12:06pm
River Falls Mayor Dan Toland and wife Joni welcomed Vlad Jukl from New York and Ada Hurych from the Czech Republic. Submitted photos.
Days Gone By: Matzek reunions
August 20, 2014 - 12:06pm
Richard Swensen, left, a 1974 member of the River Falls Board of Education, was also a proud father as he presented a high school diploma to his son, Stephen, salutatorian of his class. Paul Kremer, right, received his diploma from his father, George Kremer, also a member of the River Falls Board of Education. 1974 Journal file photo.
Days Gone By
August 20, 2014 - 12:05pm
The 1974 River Falls High School Prom was held at the Coachman Restaurant near Baldwin. The court included, from left, Sue Dreistadt, Bill Brye, Gail Bradley, Todd Keith, Joy Johnson, Gerald Rohl, Lisa Guderyon, Jim Karras, and the new queen and king, Sue Morrow and Joe Jensen. (1974 River Falls Journal file photo)
Days Gone By: High School Prom 1974
August 20, 2014 - 12:04pm
Troop 37 holds cook out — Smiles on the faces of the girls from Girl Scout Troop 37 would indicate that it tasted good. The annual cookout was held at Glen Park. Troop leaders Mrs. Luella Schroeder and Mrs. Ruth O’Malley helped Scouters Debbie Hennessey, Suzanne Griffey, Tricia Schroeder, Sheri Kusilek, Kim Olson, Pam Vodinelich and Christina Smith with the cooking. (1974 Journal file photo)
Days Gone By: 1974 Girl Scouts
August 20, 2014 - 12:04pm
In 1987 sheep provided by the late Fred Kurtz, were still used to keep the grass under control at Kinnickinnic Cemetery. The goat was used to protect the sheep from predators. Photo provided by Kent Larrabee, who owns the land besides the cemetery. (Submitted photos to River Falls Journal)
Days Gone By: Kinnickinnic Cemetery
August 20, 2014 - 12:03pm
The Reds wrapped up the sdeason with an undefeated record and first place in the Cub A division. Front row, left to right: Mike Manning, Jeremy Lokrantz, Nathan Larson, Jordan Buss, Adam Celt, Luke Sponsler; back row: Dan Larson, coach; Alex Plahn, Greg Manning, Todd Pfremmer, Tony Jenkins, Jacob Ross, Nathan Lilo and coach Jim Celt. Submitted photo to River Falls Journal.
Days Gone By
August 20, 2014 - 11:06am
July 29, 2014
PCHA asks records of military be shared
July 29, 2014 - 3:26pm
June 11, 2014
Bruce Bauer of Hastings, Minn. shows off his rat rod that he calls “Lil’ Stinker.” The car is made of a mixture of different materials, including pitchforks, sewing machines, toilet seats and a wash tub, among other parts.
Cars roll in for annual Car Cruze-In
June 11, 2014 - 12:38pm
April 4, 2014
Hog roaster Doug O’Keefe of Roberts and River Falls Tire Company employee John Schultz carved up a roasted hog weighing over 200 pounds, along with two large hams, and served to the crowd who attended the firm’s annual spring sale. (1984 River Falls Journal file photo)
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April 4, 2014 - 9:55am
March 28, 2014
Panoramic view of River Falls, unknown date. (Ron Miller photo)
Days Gone By: Letters from Lucille
March 28, 2014 - 10:25am
March 7, 2014
Days Gone By
March 7, 2014 - 8:42am
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