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Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Traffic troubles; Critter patrol
Council candidates name their top priorities
Wisconsin roundup: State’s jobless rate now at record-low 2.9 percent; more state news stories
Students share why they walked out
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes juvenile justice bill, more key votes on tap; more state news stories
crime and courts
UWRF removes interim tag on Lanning
Falcons shine on spring trip
Honors pile up for gymnasts
Falcon Roundup: Moran, Nielsen All-Americans; Herink named to NABC All-District team
WIAA extends facilities agreement with UW
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2017-18 Budget Adjustments
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2018 Outfall Reconstruction Project
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/27/18 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/27/18 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF TROY: 4/5/18 Hearing - Proposed Cell Tower (Chinnock Lane)
Harel Chiropractic Welcomes New Acupuncturist
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Bernie Hull as COO and Director of HR
Momma's Bling Thing opens on Main Street
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
WITC-New Richmond Earns Family Friendly Workplace Certification
Place a Business Announcement
Nola Jo Janicki
Rosella Anna Huppert
Stewart A. Lentz
Evan Lyle Hall
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Greg Peters column: Paying it forward
Speed of Life column: When enough is enough
Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Woodworking column: Caveat Emptor
Letters to the editor: Why should children pay the penalty?
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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
April 30, 2014
Open Book set for Thursday, Friday
A River Falls Open Book Session will be held Thursday, May 1, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Friday, May 2, from 8 a.m.
April 30, 2014 - 12:24pm
April 27, 2014
Our Neighbors’ Place is going places
In February, Mary Jo Sutton asked the crowd at the Chamber of Commerce’s annual CHOSCARS banquet if anyone had a building Our Neighbors’...
April 27, 2014 - 8:00am
April 23, 2014
You can join in the big river cleanup
For the 20th straight year, a scores of volunteers will spread out along the banks of the Kinnickinnic River Saturday, April 26, but they won’t...
April 23, 2014 - 2:15pm
Brownies change the world
Brownie Troop 55179 members from River Falls show off the blankets that they made while earning their "Change A Story" Award, where girls learn...
April 23, 2014 - 11:55am
March 28, 2014
Turnout for license meeting shows that many give a 'dam'
A huge crowd packed the City Council chambers Monday evening, March 24, to talk about the Kinnickinnic River dams. Even after city employees...
March 28, 2014 - 11:29am
March 14, 2014
Fire departments respond to exploding propane tank
Spring Valley and Elmwood Fire Departments were called to a town of Gilman residence for an exploded propane tank a little before 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon, March 14. Police scanner traffic indicated one person was being taken to the hospital by private vehicle with an injured...
March 14, 2014 - 3:56pm
February 6, 2014
Take precautions: Cold spell affecting water pipes
In the last month, River Falls Water Utility has responded to about a dozen frozen water pipe calls compared to one during the same time in 2013. Since Jan. 1, RFMU has responded to water freezing issues in the exterior walls of homes, crawl spaces, and service laterals. A water...
February 6, 2014 - 12:45pm
January 30, 2014
River Falls gears up for another corporate park
As Whitetail Ridge Corporate Park fills up, the city has moved forward with plans for the prospective Sterling Ponds corporate park on the other...
January 30, 2014 - 10:47am
January 27, 2014
Digging out of the deep freeze
With low temperatures and large amounts of snow, this winter's weather has been challenging for River Falls and area residents. Kim Schneider...
January 27, 2014 - 11:20am
January 17, 2014
Rising from the ashes: All was not lost for Harold Henson and his wife
Shaking his head, smiling, Harold Henson says he didn’t lose everything after a fire before Christmas destroyed his newly refurbished home,...
January 17, 2014 - 1:35pm
December 31, 2013
Mystery car rams into garage, then drives way
River Falls police need your help to find the vehicle driver who crossed a curb, nearly missing a light pole, went up a sidewalk and then through...
December 31, 2013 - 11:18am
Sunset on Swinging Bridge 'too beautiful not to share'
Tiffany Whitney snapped this photo while taking a bike ride Friday, Dec. 27. She was leaving the Glen Park Swinging Bridge, heading toward Dairy...
December 31, 2013 - 10:55am
December 24, 2013
From Spain, she has entered a Winter Wonderland
River Falls High school junior Ana Santamarina Fernandez has never had a white Christmas -- until now. Santamarina Fernandez, 16, is an exchange...
December 24, 2013 - 11:17am