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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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November 2, 2009
Baby boy born on sidewalk outside hospital in Eau Claire
A baby was born Sunday just before his mom could enter a hospital in Eau Claire. Kellen Kohl emerged on the sidewalk outside Sacred Heart Hospital. The baby's grandmother drove Tiffanie Kohls in from Stanley but she couldn't hold back as the car pulled up. The grandmother ran...
November 2, 2009 - 9:06am
October 20, 2009
Rollover sends RF teenager to hospital
A rollover accident that prompted a full contingent of emergency responders netted the victim a trip to the hospital -- ahead of a trip to jail. Pierce authorities were advised about noon, Tuesday, of a one-vehicle accident, on State Highway 29 near 650th St., in which an occupant...
October 20, 2009 - 2:00pm
May 15, 2009
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL Ethan Scott Halvorson was born April 28, 2009, to Jennifer and Scott Halvorson of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents: Jackie Schaar of River Falls and Joan and Dick Halvorson of Altoona. Brianna Lorraine Schmitz was born April 28, 2009, to Lena...
May 15, 2009 - 1:10am
May 12, 2009
Ellsworth woman transported to hospital after multi-vehicle accident
An Ellsworth woman was transported to River Falls Area Hospital after being involved in a multi-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon. Norma Taplin, 75, was northbound on State Highway 65, slowing down to a stop at the construction zone between 770th Ave. and 920th St. when she was...
May 12, 2009 - 3:49pm
May 1, 2009
Emergency responders prepare for whatever swine flu brings
Why the fuss over another flu outbreak? River Falls Medical Clinic Dr.
May 1, 2009 - 3:22pm
April 3, 2009
Hospital broadens cancer-care capacity
Many may not know it, but the River Falls Area Hospital sees and treats somewhere between 100-200 cancer patients. As recently as a year ago,...
April 3, 2009 - 2:49pm
February 27, 2009
Open house on getting Zs
River Falls Area Hospital hosts an open house of its sleep center 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, March 2. Dr. Daniel Zimmerman, the center's director, will facilitate the event and lead an educational session about common sleeping disorders including insomnia. People come to the center...
February 27, 2009 - 10:19am
La Crosse area hospitals among those charging Medicare the least
Hospitals in the La Crosse area charged the nation's fourth-lowest prices to Medicare patients and their government program in 2006. That's according to a study by Dartmouth College. It found that Medicare spending in the La Crosse region totaled $5,800 per person, over $350-dollars...
February 27, 2009 - 9:09am
February 6, 2009
Letter: Questions hospital CEO on abortion
In an Oct. 15, 2008, online edition of Rivertowns.net article, candidates answered questions on health care, job creation, social issues and more. One of the social issue questions that put the candidates on the spot was, "Do you believe all unborn people have human rights?
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
AMENDMENT TO CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME: 30614930002
Minnesota Secretary of State Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business. 1....
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Democrats to move quickly on new hospital tax
Wisconsin legislators could vote as early as mid-February on the proposed new hospital tax that's designed to bring in more federal Medicaid dollars. Republicans stripped the tax from the last two state budgets. But this time, Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Madison, says it will be part of...
January 15, 2009 - 9:00am
November 20, 2008
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL: NOTICE OF PRICE INCREASE FOR 2009
River Falls Area Hospital located at 1629 East Division Street, River Falls, Wisconsin, 54022, has a fiscal year beginning January 1, 2009 and ending December 31, 2009. Effective January 1, 2009, this hospital will implement a price increase that will increase total patient revenue...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
'Beyond the Red Line' event offered visitors a unique glimpse at RFAH
Staff and volunteers at River Falls Area Hospital and Allina worked overtime Tuesday evening, opening doors for the public to see places they typically wouldn't without donning a hospital gown. The two-and-one-half hour event, termed "Beyond the Red Line", offered tours of the facility's...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
A good night's sleep might keep you alive
We're bombarded by reminders that drunken driving can kill. But a less-heard message is that drowsy driving is another killer. River Falls Hospital Sleep Center Coordinator Heather Beadles says that's because drowsy driving is harder to document.
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
He makes a choice: Computers or people?
By the age of 17, Vladimir Hugec (pronounced hue-jack) had become quite an accomplished computer programmer in what is now the former European nation of Czechoslovakia. He had followed in his computer programmer father's footsteps, and was considered one of the top 10 programmers...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am