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Trechter named Adviser of the Year at UW-River Falls
Local student shares memories of Italy exchange trip
Teen attack victim making strides, New Richmond mom says
Wisconsin roundup: Bill makes it felony to have sex with animals in Badger State; more state news
City seeks public input for design charrette
crime and courts
Runners rally at BRC meet
Football: Hudson holds onto the jug
Volleyball: Cats lower the boom
Northwoods League makes it official
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Art Crawl set for Saturday, Oct. 21
'Come Alive' with Jourdan Hines
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Leslie Lee Swenson
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Viewpoint: Mural offers unintended message
Viewpoint: Sen. Vinehout pleased with committee passage of hemp bill
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
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January 3, 2017
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
October 20, 2016
RFSD has an app for that
Smartphones are practically ubiquitous these days, and they’re loaded with apps for everything from calendars to prescriptions. The River Falls School District is hoping parents and community members will add one more app to their collections: A River Falls School District app....
October 20, 2016 - 11:03am