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River Falls Journal
Highway bridge now surfaced
Rep. Kind plans listening session in RF
Score! River Falls does on standardized tests
River Falls Police sergeant earns FBI training credentials
No-wake boating restriction in effect on St. Croix River
crime and courts
Wild Side: Tiny insects and changing climate threaten majestic hemlocks
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
Youth state bowlers
Donation leads to green hair
UWRF hosts Ag Day April 22
How do you feed hungry firefighters? RFHS students know how
Weekend Happenings: April 18-20
St. Bridget Youth donate $510 to food shelf
arts and entertainment
Eva M. Boese, 96
Dorothy H. DeLong, 91
Debra A. Sears, 55
Dr. Raymond V. Anderson, 91
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/21/14 Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/21/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 5/1/14 Rescheduled Plan Commission Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TROY: Public Hearing & Review - Comprehensive Plan Amendments
Days Gone By:
Featured Letter: Let’s turn Lake George into a charming oasis
Featured Letter: After my overindulgence, I was left alone, abandoned
Letter: Donation left me speechless
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
April 22, 2009
Stimulus jobs bundled online
Jobs created in Wisconsin with federal stimulus dollars will all be routed to one state Web site. Gov. Jim Doyle has signed an executive order requiring all contractors and subcontractors involved with those projects to post their job openings online at http://jobcenterforwisconsin.com....
April 22, 2009 - 7:29am
March 18, 2009
Adding, keeping jobs is basic to state budget says majority leader
What: Joint Finance Committee public hearing on the state's 2009-2011 budget bill When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, March 27 Where: Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire Campus, 121 Water St., Eau Claire Wisconsin's budget crisis is so intertwined with the country's economic crisis...
March 18, 2009 - 9:10am
February 4, 2009
Ryan questions whether mega spending bill would create Wisconsin jobs
The White House says the proposed economic spending bill would create 74,000 jobs in Wisconsin. But U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., of Janesville questions that figure. He says most of the spending in the nearly $900 billion package won't stimulate the economy and anything that does...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Forbes says Madison is the place to go for a job
If you need a job, you're more likely to find one in Madison than any other U.S.
January 6, 2009 - 9:00am
November 20, 2008
27,000 jobs lost in state last year
Wisconsin employers cut 27,000 jobs in the year ending in October. That's the biggest annual decline in six years. State officials said the unemployment rate was 4.4 percent last month, unchanged since September, but up 0.2 from a year ago. Wisconsin's rate is well below the national...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Obey will try to push more expensive jobs bill through
Wausau House Democrat Dave Obey says he'll try again to get a massive jobs bill through Congress. In September, the House approved Obey's $61 billion package of public works projects aimed at stimulating the economy. But the Senate and President Bush shot it down. Now, with bigger...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
State's online retailers best place to find holiday job
If you're looking for a holiday job, a Wisconsin online retailer is probably a good place to go. The Duluth Trading Co., of Belleville has hired 350 people to ship rugged work clothing, up from 300 last Christmas. Marketing director Suzanne Harms says the company will need to fill...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Wisconsin State Parks, Trails and Forests seek to fill park manager jobs
Now may be the time for people interested in working as a park manager at a Wisconsin state park, trail or forest to get that dream job. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say individuals interested in a position can take a park manager and natural resources...
outdoors / sports
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 13, 2008
Finding a holiday job might be hard this year
Looking to make a few extra bucks over the holidays? It won't be so easy this year. Milwaukee's Manpower Inc., says the seasonal job market is the weakest since 1991. Thirteen-percent of U.S.
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Northwest announces more job cuts; added fees
Northwest Airlines says it's cutting 2,500 front-line and management jobs because of the dramatic run-up in fuel prices. Spokeswoman Tammy Lee says Northwest will first try to achieve the cuts through voluntary means such as early retirements and attrition. Lee adds reductions will...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Jobs west OK, Jobs east better
Head west on Interstate 94 looking for a job over the summer and your job prospects will be OK. Head east looking for a job and the prospects improve dramatically. The Milwaukee-based international recruiting firm, Manpower Inc., recently released their job outlook survey for...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am