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Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
UW-River Falls to host seminar on marketing livestock
Zimmerman: Reward teachers who perform, set good examples
Get to know the District 10 primary election candidates
crime and courts
Basketball: Girls pick up first win
Falcon Roundup: 3 named All-Region football
Growth spurt: Cats start 2-0 in BRC
Boys skate past Menomonie
Wrestlers light things up
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 12/18/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
LAIRD YOUTH LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION: 2017 Annual Report Available
Albert Gerald Timmerman
Russell L. Hinshaw
Florence Catherine Simon
Abbie Jean "Tudy" Poliak
Letters to the editor: Discrimination with a smile; Support for local candidates
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Woodworking column: A couple of zanies on WCCO
A view from an economist: Use of data
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January 3, 2017
Third grade holiday essays: Greenwood
Greenwood ElementaryTonya Maier's classIf Santa and Mrs. Claus got captured by aliens when they were coming to give toys, here’s what I would do…. I would go to the planet that they are on. I would try to talk to the aliens and I would say let them comer and give us toys. But...
January 3, 2017 - 5:58pm
Third grade holiday essays: St. Bridget
January 3, 2017 - 5:42pm
Third grade holiday essays: Public Montessori
River Falls Public Montessori ElementaryMaggie Watson’s classIf I could have one wish I would give food to a food shelter. When people don’t...
January 3, 2017 - 5:41pm
Third grade holiday essays: Rocky Branch
Every Christmas season, the Journal poses a few essay questions to third graders in River Falls. Typically their answers delight with wonderful...
January 3, 2017 - 4:43pm
January 2, 2017
Education may be 'best tool' to ease social unrest
The River Falls School District has done well, so far, with promoting diversity, says Superintendent Jamie Benson. "We would be remiss to suggest...
January 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
Former university Montessori program director honored
UW-River Falls Professor Emerita and former Montessori Program Director Gay Ward was honored with the Dennis Schapiro Award for Innovation in Montessori teacher education earlier this month. The award, presented by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education is given...
January 2, 2017 - 11:26am
December 30, 2016
Exchange student enjoys 'big' American Christmas
Sofia Font Rodriguez was well-prepared when she came to River Falls for the beginning of the school year. "I did a lot of research," she said....
December 30, 2016 - 3:04pm
December 22, 2016
Exchange student has 'an unforgotten journey'
As Americans are "dreaming of a White Christmas," and snow is covering the ground, River Falls High School exchange student Muneeb Kamran is...
December 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 10, 2016
River Falls High School leaks still a pain; worse in the library
They stopped for a while this fall but now they're back. More defective HVAC water lines for heating the high school sprouted leaks late last...
December 10, 2016 - 5:00am
December 5, 2016
State report cards for school districts give River Falls above-average grade
A new report card from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction gives the River Falls School District a 75.1 score — defined as Exceeds Expectations. That's the state's second highest category — four stars — out of five possible rankings. Around the region, other school...
December 5, 2016 - 8:54am
November 27, 2016
RFHS honors ‘Students of the Term’
River Falls High School has honored nine "Students of the Term" for term one. Each academic department has the opportunity to nominate a student...
November 27, 2016 - 6:00am
November 25, 2016
Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
By -- BJ Stokes, Kris Nickleski, Bernie Zuber, and Myanna Lansing 7 Gold teachers Meyer Middle School Within the language arts curriculum at Meyer Middle School, students study, research, and learn about mythology through a variety of instructional approaches. Conveniently, the film...
November 25, 2016 - 5:00am
November 16, 2016
Official approval given for River Falls school tax cut
At a special meeting Oct. 25, the school board OK'd cutting the school district's tax levy for 2016-17 by 4.4%. The action follows approval for a similar tax levy cut given by residents who voted at the Aug. 15 Annual Meeting. That preliminary approval was based on estimated data...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Let it shine: For those in need, students strive for consistency
River Falls High School students have long been able to help each other via a club called S.O.S. -- Students Offering Support. The S.O.S. club...
October 28, 2016 - 5:00am
October 21, 2016
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Every other week on Friday mornings, students from River Falls High School and the Renaissance Charter Academy meet to team up and give back...
October 21, 2016 - 4:00pm