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River Falls Journal
Not a contest for chickens, who will be mayor of River Falls?
Hwy. 35 motorists: Get ready for lane closures
Bid comes in for River Falls Academy
Fire departments respond to exploding propane tank
crime and courts
Champs at Colfax
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
Falcon women win WIAC hockey title
Firefighters honored at Legion banquet
Find Local Activities Here
All in the family: Six Ballard brothers attain Scout’s highest rank
Are you ready for some St. Paddy’s merrymaking?
Spring Gala to support our animal friends
arts and entertainment
Gretchen J. Lange, 48
Merle Klug, 90
Dorothy M. Owen, 94
Bernard Sherman Grant, 95
Letter; We can restore river, falls to their former glory
Editorial: Steep road ahead could get even higher
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
Editorial: Helping to shape, define our community
Letter: Won’t forget your generosity
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/27/14 Hearing - Kristine Levine, Variance
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/14 Hydroelectric Project Relicensing Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/17/14 Planning Commission Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/12/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
July 5, 2013
Births: July 4, 2013
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL Joshua David Elliott was born on Friday, May 31, 2013, to Diana And Jeremy Elliott of Baldwin. Also welcomed by grandparents: Mike and Janine Elliott of Ellsworth; and James Bakke of Milwaukee. Hunter Arthur Link was born on Saturday, June 22, 2013, to...
life / celebrations
July 5, 2013 - 8:45am
June 25, 2013
From Minnesota to Wisconsin: Bridge work revs up
A giant map dominates the wall in Jon Chiglo's office at the recently opened St. Croix Crossing headquarters in Stillwater, Minn. The map shows the details of a huge excavation and construction project that will transform the local landscape over the next four years. After decades...
news / government
June 25, 2013 - 11:47am
June 14, 2013
Rock and Roll show benefits free clinic, three shows set
A "Rock and Roll Review" will be presented from 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, at the Lakefront Band Shell. The show, part of the free Hudson...
June 14, 2013 - 10:05am
June 13, 2013
Free tours for Dad at the Octagon House
The St. Croix County Historical Society will offer special Father's Day tour of the Octagon House Museum on Sunday, June 16, from 2 to 4:30 p.m....
June 13, 2013 - 8:18am
June 7, 2013
Loaner life jackets at Lakefront Park in Hudson, courtesy of DNR grant
If you forgot enough life jackets or don't have a throw-type flotation device on board when you launch into the St. Croix River at Lakefront Park in Hudson, have no fear. A new life jacket loaner station went up over the Memorial Day weekend. Boaters may borrow a PFD in a variety...
news / outdoors
June 7, 2013 - 12:19pm
"Dirty Shorts" kicks off concert series Thursday night
The Dirty Shorts Brass Band from the Twin Cities will open the Concert in the Park series on the Lakefront Park band shell at 7 p.m. on Thursday,...
June 7, 2013 - 11:57am
June 5, 2013
City of Hudson to allow backyard hens
Maybe it was fate. Monday, June 3, was National Egg Day, the spokespersons for Hudson Urban Chickens said at the start of their presentation to the City Council that evening. Half an hour later, members of the group seeking permission to keep laying hens in their backyards erupted...
news / government
June 5, 2013 - 8:17am
May 31, 2013
German Settlement Ice Cream Social June 9
The German Settlement Heritage Society is planning an old fashioned ice cream social Sunday, June 9, 3-6 p.m. at 837 County N, near Hudson. The event features rhubarb desserts and homemade ice cream. The old brick bake oven will be operating for those who wish to bake personal items....
food / events / life
May 31, 2013 - 9:43am
Hudson photo club seeks calendar photos
The Hudson Home and Garden Club will publish a 2014 calendar and is seeking photo submissions from local photographers. The focus of the calendar...
May 31, 2013 - 9:38am
Magnolias on Locust joins lively mix
Magnolias on Locust is a welcome addition to the street which is developing a reputation for offering residents and visitors alike a funky and...
May 31, 2013 - 9:21am
May 21, 2013
Will an MBA help further your career? Here's where to find out
The College of Business and Economics at the UW-River Falls will host an information session from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the UWRF Hudson Center, for those considering whether a master's degree in business administration will help them further their career goals. Learn about...
news / education
May 21, 2013 - 1:12pm
County-wide tire collection June 1
St. Croix County residents: Don't miss out on the Tire and Appliance Collection on Saturday, June 1. Take advantage of this great opportunity...
May 21, 2013 - 10:00am
May 17, 2013
Hospice memorial service scheduled May 19
The community is invited to remember family and friends who have died by attending the annual ADORAY Hospice Memorial Program on Sunday, May...
religion / life
May 17, 2013 - 8:25am
Goliath Challenge set for Saturday
The second annual Goliath Challenge, a 5K obstacle race, is Saturday, May 18, at the Badlands Snopark in Hudson to raise funds for Feed My Starving...
outdoors / life
May 17, 2013 - 7:59am
May 8, 2013
Gun Show May 17-18 in Hudson
Hudson Sports and Civic Center Ice Arena will be the site of a gun show on from 3-8 p.m. Friday, May 17, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 18. There will be over 150 tables featuring modern and antique firearms, ammo, knives, military and hunting related items. $5 admission, ages...
news / outdoors
May 8, 2013 - 2:26pm