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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
FFA president, River Falls High School student goes on to national tractor competition
Wisconsin roundup: Two flooding-related deaths reported; license plates, prosecutors among proposals on budget chopping block; 10 more state news stories
Shrine hosts university football team before big game
crime and courts
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Willow River to become area’s first water trail
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 9/28/16 Meeting Notice
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Paige Olson variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/5/16 Public Hearing - Randy Cudd variance request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/4/16 Public Hearing - Verizon Tower Permit request
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Agenda
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Lawrence M. Halvorson, 85
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Brenda P. Hindman, 56
Anna D. Husfloen, 101
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
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April 6, 2016
MMS presents 'Seussical Jr.'
Meyer Middle School's production of "Seussical Jr." will be presented Thursday and Friday, April 7-8 at 7 p.m. in the MMS auditorium. The musical...
Life/arts and entertainment
April 6, 2016 - 8:02am
April 1, 2016
Girls encouraged to try science with local event
UW-River Falls professor Rellen Hardtke has long been an advocate of equal rights. “I kind of joke that physics pays the bills, but gender...
April 1, 2016 - 6:00am
March 31, 2016
River Falls school board gives Spanish a comeback
The K-5 Spanish foreign language program was revived March 28 as the school board approved funding for a full-time teaching position next fall. The action upgrades a program that took a hit this year when there were no applicants for a part-time Spanish teaching position. The school...
March 31, 2016 - 6:00am
February 22, 2016
Dads and daughters dance the night away
The high school commons was filled with some 664 pairs of dancing feet Saturday evening, Feb. 13 during the fifth annual Community Education...
February 22, 2016 - 11:22am
Featured Editorial: May this new name calm troubled waters
Can we be done with this issue finally? Let’s hope. Monday night the school board deleted the new name “Roger T. White – Pride Fitness Room as Presented by RCU” at Meyer Middle School and substituted it with: “Roger T. White – Wildcat Fitness room as Presented by RCU.”...
February 22, 2016 - 10:43am
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