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Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
Wisconsin roundup: Trump campaigning Wednesday in Badger State; Walker backs student loan refinance effort; 10 more state news stories
WisDOT warns: Crashes with deer likely to be high again this season
Wisconsin roundup: State clamping down on cellphones in work zones; right to work law upheld;
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
January 9, 2015
Hey kids, slam dunk contest coming up
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2015 Knights of Columbus International Free...
January 9, 2015 - 8:44am
December 21, 2012
District bus drivers new contract is settled
Monday night, Dec. 17, the school board approved a new one-year contract for the district's 47 bus drivers. The pact is effective retroactively...
December 21, 2012 - 9:46am
October 7, 2011
Band steps, plays its way to victory
The River Falls High School Marching Wildcats took two firsts and all caption awards, including Best Musical Performance, Best Visual Show, Best...
October 7, 2011 - 9:35am
August 11, 2011
River Falls school referendum II: This time, multiple choice
At a special meeting last week, River Falls School Board members quickly concluded that with a few "tweaks" they could turn defeat into victory by holding a slightly revised referendum format in November. Last April, by a narrow margin (51.7%-48.3%), school district voters rejected...
August 11, 2011 - 10:02am
High school students float their 'boats' for science
High school science teacher Kristi Graetz has a unique method of teaching the principles of buoyancy to ninth grade general science honor students. Graetz...
June 11, 2011 - 9:00am
April 13, 2011
NFL lockout kills Packer-basketball fundraiser
Event organizer Julie Larson says she's disappointed to report that the National Football League's lockout forces the River Falls High School...
April 13, 2011 - 12:11pm
April 11, 2011
Singers earn stately honors
Submitted photo From left to right are high school choir students Brian Erdrich, Julia Langlois and Alex Haskins. The three have been selected...
April 11, 2011 - 10:49am
March 23, 2011
Packers change date of senior party fundraiser
Julie Larson received an e-mail early this month that would make any event organizer cringe. A representative of the Green Bay Packers told...
arts and entertainment/events/Life
March 23, 2011 - 3:40pm
March 14, 2011
Students 'retreat' to learn kindness
Youth Frontiers, Inc., a Minneapolis-based character education organization, had its program staff on hand at Westside Elementary School Friday...
March 14, 2011 - 9:19am
February 28, 2011
Bracelets bear reminder
The High School mentorship group Connecting ALL Together Socially (CATS) and the Kinnickinnic Kids Special Olympics partnered together as sponsors...
February 28, 2011 - 10:09am
February 25, 2011
Teens ace Japanese competition
Three River Falls High School juniors joined in the Feb. 19 Japanese Language and Culture Competition at the Normandale Community College in...
February 25, 2011 - 10:12am
February 21, 2011
School board postpones decision on 4-year-old kindergarten
On Jan. 17 the River Falls Board of Education postponed a decision on 4-year-old kindergarten/preschool until state funding for 2011-2013 biennium is known. Based on school funding and additional research and information, the board will continue to discuss possible implementation...
February 21, 2011 - 9:47am
February 17, 2011
Rally chants: "Kill the bill!"
Protestors packed into the Falcon's Nest at the UW-River Falls University Center the afternoon of Wednesday, Feb. 16 for an hour-long protest...
February 17, 2011 - 11:17am
February 10, 2011
Small quiz-bowl team makes big impression
A group of four senior boys at the high school has been answering the "call of the questions" as a somewhat unrefined Quiz Bowl team and doing...
February 10, 2011 - 11:30am
February 4, 2011
Dance team advances to state
"We perform at the halftime shows of the (home) basketball games, both boys' and girls'," said dance-team coach Melissa Moser, who also teaches...
February 4, 2011 - 10:51am