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River Falls Journal
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
January 31, 2015
Habitat welcomes two more to Eco Village
There’s no place like home, repeats Dorothy Gale. But outside the dreamland of Oz, it takes more than just clicking your heels to get your...
January 31, 2015 - 6:00am
January 30, 2015
Rural River Falls vehicular blaze quickly put out
A fire on-board a skid-steer loader being used with some fence-line clean up was snuffed out by a St. Croix County sheriff's deputy before 9...
January 30, 2015 - 10:45am
October 31, 2014
Odd/Even parking starts Nov. 1
River Falls residents may soon have to pay attention to where they park. City law requires odd/even parking on all city streets, every night between Nov. 1 and March 31, between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m., unless other "no parking" regulations are in effect. Odd/even parking means vehicles...
October 31, 2014 - 2:22pm
October 11, 2014
Designer Doors of River Falls: Revived, full speed ahead
When Kent Forsland sold his company Designer Doors to his employees in 2006, and retired in 2008, he thought he’d shut the door on his time...
October 11, 2014 - 5:00am
August 25, 2014
Parking permits needed for some streets near UWRF
The city of River Falls Residential Parking law goes into effect Sept. 1 and last through May 31 for Zones A and B. Zones A and B will be enforced from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. These two zones – north of East Cascade Avenue -- require...
August 25, 2014 - 6:00am
August 20, 2014
Troy woman warns about reckless driving
At the Aug. 14 town of Troy meeting, resident Lisa Smith, 649 Tribute Parkway, expressed concern about drivers chronically speeding through her neighborhood. Smith said most drivers going “45 miles per hour or higher” live within the neighborhood. Smith, who said she...
August 20, 2014 - 8:48am
July 28, 2014
Noted local family reunites for a special anniversary
Dreams were made and memories relived as grandchildren of Roy and Clara Alton reunited in River Falls last weekend, July 19-20, with one family...
July 28, 2014 - 11:34am
July 17, 2014
Not everyone is happy, but Clifton winery gets liquor license
More than two-dozen residents sat elbow-to-elbow waiting July 1 to hear the Clifton Town Board’s decision regarding Shannon and Angela Zimmerman’s -- owners of Bellevinez Winery, LLC -- application for a Class B liquor license specific to wineries. Most of these residents attended...
July 17, 2014 - 9:35am
July 9, 2014
Video takes 'One Minute' to explain RFMU automatic bill pay
People may not normally look to YouTube as a major source of city news, but River Falls Utility Director Kevin Westhuis and Communications Coordinator Dawn Wills are making an effort to change that for River Falls residents. Westhuis and Wills have launched a sereis of short "One...
July 9, 2014 - 12:31pm
June 20, 2014
Ancient tree falls but memories it evokes linger
Fancy, elaborate homes are not for Kim Way. What she wanted when she bought her house 24 years ago was a little piece of history -- and that’s...
June 20, 2014 - 7:00am
June 13, 2014
Website: The place to air not-so-neighborly grievances?
The Town of River Falls has received a flurry of complaints about its website. While questions and comments are encouraged, Town Board members now find the website has become a place for residents to air frustrations about neighbors. At its June 2 regular meeting, the board...
June 13, 2014 - 8:00am