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Ma’am, we are your only option: Small-town white police officers
UPDATE: Ellsworth man serious after his vehicle rolls
Marching Wildcats best in visual
Marching Band on top
UPDATE: Wrecker driver struck, killed on I-94
crime and courts
Wild about the Wildcats
Wildcat soccer advances to regional title game
Hudson keeps Little Brown Jug
Cats score homecoming win
Vikings-Packers Predictions - RiverTown Sports Roundup
Weekend Happenings: Oct. 24-26
Drive or walk through this Halloween display
Free clinic supporters hope to entertain, connect
Novemeber Craft / Boutique Calendar
Featured photo: Chihuahua
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/28/14 Public Test of Voting Equipment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/28/14 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2014-09 (Sewer Connection Fees)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2014 Budget Adjustment- S. Paulson Road Upgrade
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 10/28/14 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Eugene E. Cook, 74
Rose E. Kennedy, 82
John Arthur Dretsch, 51
Doris Mae Ptacek, 101
Leanne M. Nelson, 73
Days Gone By: Carl T. Johnson
Days Gone By: Campus School
Days Gone By
Get Out! Deals
April 17, 2009
So long, old friends; remember what's important
I never saw it coming, but it's here whether I like it or not -- my last weekly column for this paper. I never expected to get "laid off," but like so many other people who are losing jobs today, I guess it can happen to a freelance writer too. The problem is, there's still a lot...
outdoors / sports
April 17, 2009 - 1:35am
April 1, 2009
The greatest dog in the world
How do you figure out if you have the greatest dog in the world? How can you cogitate if any dog can be called the greatest dog in the world? I've put together a formula based on traits involving some "dog gone" good categories. For dogs those categories would be obedience, ability,...
outdoors / opinion
April 1, 2009 - 12:36pm
January 6, 2009
Doyle may change mind on DNR selection process
Gov. Jim Doyle might change his mind about letting the head of the state Department of Natural Resources be appointed by the agency's own board. Former GOP Gov. Tommy Thompson took over that power in 1995.
January 6, 2009 - 9:00am
November 20, 2008
Man who spearheaded humanitarian drive dies
Whether it was local utility customers, engineering products or the world's starving kids, Jim Dieck went after "value." Dieck, 63, chief engineer at Foley United in River Falls, died at his home Saturday. He battled cancer for several years, even had it go in remission before it...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Outdoor Trails and Tales: Is there another world record out there?
This is the time of year musky hunters are out in full force: Eighty-pound test line tied to a Calcutta musky reel; leaders that go over 100-pounds; lures that often are the size of the catch of many anglers; lures with names like Bull Dawgs, Cisco, Suick, Cowbells, Showgirls; and...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
Fishing all day, resting at night
I couldn't believe Josh was into a big fish so soon. We had just finished setting up the tents. I hadn't even gotten my clothes unpacked when I realized Josh had taken off in his kayak and was fishing already. It was getting close to suppertime. Brats would be OK, but walleye would...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Start early when training dogs
It's all about obedience. When you are training a dog that's past the puppy stage there is one word that has to fall into place. It's called control, and with control comes obedience. It's not something that you do once and forget about either. Rather, for real control and obedience,...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
January 24, 2008
State of the State: Doyle says state faces tough times
State of the State: Doyle says tough times face state By Brady Bautch, RiverTown Staff The state is facing some rough fiscal times ahead is how Gov. Jim Doyle led off his annual State of the State Address to the Legislature. "Make no mistake; challenging days are ahead," said Doyle. One...
January 24, 2008 - 12:00am