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St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Dave Engstrom (left) hands Linann Pearson (center) the keys to her new home, 162 S. Apollo Road, in Habitat’s Eco Village on the city’s west side not far from Westside Elementary School. She will share the home with her daughter Shauna Pearson (right).
New digs! What better gift?
December 19, 2013 - 11:31am
December 11, 2013
City Council: short, sweet, easy meeting
December 11, 2013 - 10:03am
November 26, 2013
The River Falls Fire Department, River Falls EMS and River Falls police responded to a 911 call for a house fire at 538 N. Pearl St. Monday afternoon, Nov. 25.
Exploding paint cans alert homeowners to house fire in River Falls
November 26, 2013 - 8:38am
November 15, 2013
Scones of Love, an organization that sells scones and produces blankets for children’s hospitals with the profits, held their first sale in July 2012 and raised enough money to make nine blankets for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota in St. Paul. Shown, from left, are Scones of Love founders: Kylee Strehlau, Kaytlynn Plummer and Hannah Plummer. They will be selling their scones at the  River Falls FBLA Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the River Falls High School.
Local girls work to wrap kids in love
November 15, 2013 - 8:51am
November 7, 2013
The Our Neighbors Place overnight homeless shelter has four units that are fully furnished. This one comes with a bunk bed that Katie Morsch, 31, stands next to. Morsch was hired as Our Neighbors Place director earlier this year. (River Falls Journal photos by Phil Pfuehler.)
Homeless shelter: Making a statement about repaying city loan
November 7, 2013 - 3:44pm
October 25, 2013
The Roberts Cross Lutheran Church youth donated packages new packages of underwear to Our Neighbors' Place shelter in River Falls.
Back, from left are LLauren Leen, Eric Leen, Morgan Leen, Ben Golden, Ashlyn Mettler-Hatalla, ONP Director Katie Morsch, Cody Peterson, Cary Leen; Front, from left: Ryan christiansen, Jake Hanson, Brooke Flanders-Johnson, Grace hanson, Emma Leen, Corey Peterson. Photographer and organizer: Jennifer Leen.
Church youth group donates to Our Neighbors' Place
October 25, 2013 - 12:13pm
October 23, 2013
RF firefighters deal with night fire
October 23, 2013 - 2:01pm
October 17, 2013
Turningpoint’s 25th annual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk
Raising funds to end violence
October 17, 2013 - 8:57am
October 15, 2013
Fall Cleanup this week, now's the time to move that junk
October 15, 2013 - 10:14am
September 11, 2013
The Schaffhausen house in River Falls is scheduled to be torn down with portions saved for Habitat for Humanity.
Schaffhausen home: 'Good from evil'
September 11, 2013 - 11:32am
MOPS members Jennifer Donahue, Dawn Greening and Alison Kleist attended a MOPS meeting. (Submitted photos)
Group 'MOPS' up beautiful mess
September 11, 2013 - 8:28am
August 28, 2013
Council approves changes to delinquent bill process
August 28, 2013 - 11:25am
August 23, 2013
Master Gardener training offered
August 23, 2013 - 10:42am
August 15, 2013
Jim Farr, current executive director of St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity hands a Bible and keys to Sara Zugschwert, the newest resident of Habitat for Humanity's Eco Village. The house is the first home Zugschwert has ever owned. (River Falls Journal photos by Gretta Stark)
She waited 51 years for a house of her own
August 15, 2013 - 3:11pm
August 14, 2013
No bids on Schaffhausen house
August 14, 2013 - 2:20pm