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Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin roundup: Employment in St. Croix, Pierce counties lagging; Dunn County sheriff addresses water deaths; nine more state news stories
While landlocked, new River Falls/Ellsworth reporter finds new waters to chart
WinField business projects continue to meet with city approval
crime and courts
Rain alters Legion State Tourney schedule
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
Featured photo: Storm
RFMU thanks customers with food, fun in the sun
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St.
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Real Estate Showcase
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
October 6, 2015
Wisconsin School Board Appreciation Week set for Oct. 4-10
The Wisconsin Association of School Boards has set Oct. 4-10 as Wisconsin School Board Appreciation Week as a time to build awareness and...
October 6, 2015 - 11:22am
September 30, 2015
River Falls alternative high school: New look, new vibes, new attitude
Renaissance Academy students started their high school a week late while workers in the new building put on finishing touches. Since that...
September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
September 16, 2015
Rodeo team teaches Rocky Branch kids about agriculture
A rodeo team competing in the UW-River Falls Rodea stopped by Rocky Branch Friday morning, Sept. 11. The group shared with kids a presentation...
September 16, 2015 - 12:38pm
September 4, 2015
Those River Falls school bus drivers know how to charm, comfort their student riders
With school starting back up this week, big yellow buses have again been making their way around River Falls. But for bus drivers, the job...
September 4, 2015 - 6:00am
September 3, 2015
River Falls ACT scores above average, in the middle for area schools
Students from the River Falls graduating class of 2015 who took the ACT college-entrance exams scored, as usual, above the state and national averages. But other area school districts did even better. River Falls earned a composite ACT score of 23.2. The state average was 22.2;...
September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm
August 29, 2015
Here come the new teachers
Lance Westberg Hometown: River Falls Teaching position: Math at RFHS College: University of Northwestern, St. Paul and UW-River Falls Family: I am the son of Blaine and Fay Westberg from River Falls as well as brother to Heath Westberg who currently attends UW-Stout. Interests:...
August 29, 2015 - 6:35am
August 17, 2015
River Falls School District bus schedule for 2015
School is starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, and "our big yellows" will be back on the road transporting the most precious cargo in the world, "our kids."...
August 17, 2015 - 12:08pm
August 14, 2015
School’s fitness room supporters seek sponsor for naming rights
For the past several months, a group that includes a school principal and a few parents have tried to raise money to improve the fitness center...
August 14, 2015 - 6:00am
August 11, 2015
Andrew Richardt performs at the Shell Lake Arts Center
SHELL LAKE -- River Falls native Andrew Richardt performed in the Shell Lake Arts Center’s final trumpet concert on Aug. 6. This performance...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 11, 2015 - 2:41pm
July 31, 2015
Pranks in the River Falls School District: The sky is no longer the limit
OK, so toilet papering a shrub or tree outside someone’s home is one thing. But finding a dead squirrel or gopher dropped on your backyard picnic table or having stove, fridge, couch and La-Z-Boy recliner left on your front lawn – are these permissible pranks for school homecoming...
July 31, 2015 - 6:00am
July 16, 2015
Bound for Alaska so ‘all children can learn’
Amy Graham is packing up her life and preparing to make a move to an area very different than her River Falls home. She’ll be working as...
July 16, 2015 - 7:00pm
July 9, 2015
New River Falls school board member picked
Long-time local resident and businesswoman Amy Halvorson, also a UW-River Falls graduate with an elementary education degree, was selected Thursday afternoon, July 9 , to join the seven-member school board. Halvorson was one was seven candidates interviewed by the rest of the school...
July 9, 2015 - 4:42pm
June 26, 2015
Bioterrorism training exercise turns high school into clinic
On June 24 multiple agencies around the area came together for a full scale exercise to test their mass dispensing plans at the River Falls High...
June 26, 2015 - 1:33pm
June 24, 2015
Five apply for River Falls school board
There’s still time to turn in your application to be on the school board. Five have already done so. They are: Amy Halvorson, Steve Schroeder, Kristy A. Anderson, Ramona Gunter, and John R. Parks. Those interested have until 4 p.m. Thursday, June 25, to drop of their applications....
June 24, 2015 - 3:44pm
June 19, 2015
Are you up for the job of being a school board member?
Would you like to be involved in policy making decisions on behalf of the River Falls School District? Here’s your chance. There’s an opening on the school board. Those interested should apply now. School board member Rich Gerczak and his family have moved to St. Paul for...
June 19, 2015 - 6:00am