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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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August 31, 2016
All aboard for another year
River Falls students return to school on Thursday, Sept. 1. Transporting many of them to class in the morning and taking them home safely in...
August 31, 2016 - 3:08pm
August 26, 2016
Let's get personal: New school year about to begin in River Falls
The start of the 2016-17 school year is near. River Falls School District Superintendent Jamie Benson says parents and students will likely notice the theme of “personalized learning” in many initiatives. The term refers to efforts to teach, as much as time permits, more individually,...
August 26, 2016 - 5:00am
August 24, 2016
School District Bus Routes announced
School starts Thursday, Sept. 1 and "our big yellows" will be back on the road transporting kids. Middle and High School students will be transported...
August 24, 2016 - 9:19am
August 19, 2016
River Falls school taxes should decline
Who would say no when someone tells you your taxes will drop? At the Monday night, Aug. 15, Annual Meeting of the River Falls School District, voters unanimously said yes to a new school tax levy that's expected to decline by 3.6%. Eligible School district residents are allowed to...
August 19, 2016 - 4:38pm
Transgender bathrooms: How is the issue being addressed in River Falls?
The rights of transgender people have become a national discussion in the recent years, leading to President Obama passing bathroom mandates...
August 19, 2016 - 11:22am
June 16, 2016
Real but virtual: Student earns his high school diploma
River Falls resident Cody Splittgerber was one of millions of 18-year-olds to graduate high school this spring. What's unique is the school he...
June 16, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 10, 2016
Montessori first graders plant Arbor Day trees
First graders from River Falls Public Montessori Academy planted trees on Kinnickinnic Trail on Arbor Day, Friday April 29, with their teacher,...
June 10, 2016 - 6:17pm
June 9, 2016
VIDEO: RFHS class of 2016 graduates
Speakers encouraged graduating seniors to remember the past, and look to the future at the River Falls School District high school commencement...
June 9, 2016 - 2:53pm
June 4, 2016
First chosen as prom queen, now chosen for the school board
Marika Hanson and Rachel Kelm, both 17, have been active in the Hudson YMCA Youth in Government program for years. Now, the River Falls High...
June 4, 2016 - 6:00am
May 27, 2016
Transitional advice: Community shares letters with students
Getting a letter – a good-old-fashioned “snail mail” letter – isn't a common occurrence in this day of email, text messaging and social...
May 27, 2016 - 6:00am
May 26, 2016
'Bittersweet' farewell goes to this Meyer Middle School teacher.
Meyer Middle School has many staff members. Some have taught there ‘forever’ and others have just started their journey. Eighth grade science...
May 26, 2016 - 6:00am
May 25, 2016
River Falls 5th grader recognized for his skillful writing
The kid can sure write. His teacher and mother say so, and so does the state of Wisconsin. Benjamin Accola, Westside Elementary School fifth...
May 25, 2016 - 11:32am
May 19, 2016
RFHS exchange student to spend remaining time 'making memories'
The recent River Falls High School Prom was a special night for Pearla Postacioglu. The junior exchange student from Hamburg, Germany, said her...
May 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
River Falls tries for a transitional kindergarten option
Is your child borderline ready for starting regular kindergarten? Maybe turning five with a late summer birthday? On May 16 the school board...
May 19, 2016 - 3:48pm
May 17, 2016
River Falls High School students cook up chow for ambulance crews
Representatives of the River Falls EMS Department show up to River Falls High School on the first and third Wednesday of each month -- not because...
May 17, 2016 - 9:38am