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UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New student enrollment at UW-River Falls highest in five years
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
February 18, 2016
Cyberbullying – Keeping technology safe for kids
On Monday, Feb. 29, Prescott students and community members will learn about cyberbullying from a leading expert. Thanks to the efforts of Prescott...
February 18, 2016 - 3:30pm
February 15, 2016
Donates to "Read to Feed" at Westside
The River Falls Retired Educators’ Association presented a check recently to Westside Elementary School Counselor Amy Kraemer, a contribution...
February 15, 2016 - 10:52am
February 12, 2016
River Falls students learn more than science from robotics team
The group started as a way to get kids interested in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and math) areas. But Greenwood Elementary’s FIRST...
February 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
January 29, 2016
School fitness center naming rights go to big donors
UPDATE: The fitness room has been renamed. Read all about it here. The refurbished fitness center at Meyer Middle School has a long, new name: Roger T. White Pride Fitness room as presented by RCU (Royal Credit Union). Chuck Eaton, Rocky Branch Elementary School principal and on the...
January 29, 2016 - 2:19pm
River Falls School District responds to racism charge over new name
Naming rights for Meyer Middle School’s refurbished fitness room sparked a backlash on social media. The new name, a long one, was “Roger T. White Pride Fitness Room as presented by RCU” (Royal Credit Union.) The River Falls Journal this week carried the story in print and online....
January 29, 2016 - 2:17pm
January 28, 2016
School district’s Character Ed posters and more meant to inspire River Falls
Character Education has been an intentional effort to put positive goals in front of students for about six years in River Falls. “It’s...
January 28, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 27, 2016
Featured photos: Snow Forts
In these featured photos, kids from Westside Elementary enjoy snow forts on the playground at recess. For a chance to have your photo or video...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 27, 2016 - 2:51pm
January 23, 2016
Featured letter: Feb. 2 – You won’t want to miss this
It was great to read the Journal article the first of the New Year about James Bohn with details about his background here in River Falls and his current position of being the National Anthem singer for all home Minnesota Wild games. As well, it was interesting to read Josh Eidem’s...
January 23, 2016 - 6:00am
January 21, 2016
At Westside School, they stand for health and better learning
Teachers at Westside Elementary School can forget about saying “everyone sit down” because not everyone will be sitting. Thanks to 15 new...
January 21, 2016 - 6:00am
December 23, 2015
RFHS French exchange student: From burgers to car show, he’s getting the American experience
River Falls High School exchange student Damien Beauge enjoyed his first American Thanksgiving this year. Now he’s looking forward to the next...
December 23, 2015 - 6:00am
December 11, 2015
River Falls high schooler overcomes early criticism, builds investment portfolio website
Senior year in high school can get pretty busy -- school, homework, sports, and other extracurriculars, not to mention after-school jobs. Like...
December 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 4, 2015
NEW UPDATE: Police still looking for mystery van by schools
A suspicious minivan reported outside two River Falls schools this week still hasn’t been found. Around 9 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, a suspicious minivan was seen by a parent as it idled near the front of the Greenwood Elementary School’s old entrance on Eighth Street. The grayish/silver...
News/crime and courts
December 4, 2015 - 12:24pm
Champion’s heart: Westside 3rd grader meets Olympic hero
Westside Elementary School third grader Auden Pankonin aspires to be a champion. That desire helped him meet one less than two weeks ago. Pankonin’s...
December 4, 2015 - 7:00am
December 1, 2015
'Do you want to build a snowman?'
While the recent precipitation has had some adults grumbling, some people were very happy to see the snow. Particularly children enjoying their...
Life/arts and entertainment
December 1, 2015 - 10:54am
November 20, 2015
These young techies save the day, or at least your computers
Think of the Student Tech Team at the River Falls High School as a teenage version of the Geek Squad from Best Buy. The Geek Squad drives...
November 20, 2015 - 6:00am