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River Falls Journal
Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
Roadrunners: Count on it, they will be back
DMV: If you don’t have an ID to vote, start the process now
Wisconsin roundup: Despite more crashes, few seek return to 65 on interstate; Dunn county fatal investigated; eight more state news stories
One more time: Sirens to blare
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
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
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
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
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
Real Estate Showcase
September 23, 2016
FFA president, River Falls High School student goes on to national tractor competition
Donald Hershaw, FFA president at River Falls High School, grew up around tractors. “I’ve always been around tractors my whole life,” Hershaw...
September 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 22, 2016
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
The River Falls High School Wildcat Hall of Fame Class of 2016 will be inducted during a ceremony at the high school during homecoming weekend, Saturday, Oct. 8. Former athletes Mike Jenkins (Class of 1971), Ryan Crosby (1996), Tyler Obermueller (2005) and Katherine (Penton) Robinson...
September 22, 2016 - 9:24am
September 8, 2016
One last time: Retiring teacher takes students on another far-reaching, educational trip
After 20 on-and-off years of trips with River Falls students abroad, high school science/biology teacher Dan Hoffman retired in spring 2016....
September 8, 2016 - 6:00am
September 1, 2016
School principal relied on divine guidance to land the right job
With the start of September, a new school year begins in River Falls. For local school kids that means new school supplies, maybe new school...
September 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
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