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Pot, plants, gun allegedly found in rural River Falls raid
Overdose leads to drug arrest in Hudson
Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Hudson drug arrest follows heroin overdose
crime and courts
Wild side: How do snowbirds find their way home
SCVBL rosters set for Saints exhibition
Honors pile up for Herink
Giving it the old heave, ho
A helping hand for ducks
Relay raises more than $100,000
People asked to rally with Relay
Sixth annual Mr. RFHS: Come for the fun
River Falls Public Library hosts first ever spelling bee
City talks river ecology at second Tech Talk
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2017 Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter Program
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/3/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Applegate v. Eric/ Rachel Sixberry; Case No. 17-SC-121
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/17 Proposed Ordinance 2017-1 (Nuisances)
Deborah L. Boles, 65
Ruth Mae Vergenz, 90
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Glen H. Andersen, 93
Linda L. Dulon, 58
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
FEATURED LETTER: Support our paper!
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Real Estate Showcase
April 28, 2016
Arbor Day celebrated with tree donations to area students
ELLSWORTH -- To celebrate Arbor Day – Friday, April 29 -- Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services delivered 871 evergreen tree seedlings to 4th...
April 28, 2016 - 12:23pm
April 25, 2016
Featured column: Superintendent's Corner: Educator shortage is a growing concern and impossible to ignore
In February 2015, 75 community members came together to forge a new strategic vision for our district.The result of this day-long process provided a framework for a new five-year district strategic plan. Most notably, the No. 1 strategic priority as identified by the River Falls community...
April 25, 2016 - 11:10am
April 24, 2016
RFHS 'Students of the Term' stand tall
The River Falls High School Students of the Term are chosen for a number of reasons including displaying good character qualities. The term 3...
April 24, 2016 - 6:00am
April 20, 2016
Behnke's farewell made meeting a showstopper
The April 18 school board meeting at the Meyer Middle School library came to a halt as a group entered bearing a large cake on a tray. Soon after,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:40pm
April 9, 2016
St. B’s students challenged in up north adventure
Saint Bridget school seventh and eighth grade students traveled north to Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center in Finland, Minn. early last...
April 9, 2016 - 6:00am
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