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Wisconsin roundup: Walker calls special session to pass welfare reform; more state news stories
Farmers union to host Farm and Rural Lobby Day
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Man arrested after pursuit
Baldwin man charged with child porn possession
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. authorities search for fugitive sex offender; more state news stories
crime and courts
Swimmers split BRC tri-dual
Winter wonders: Wildcats win home invite
Boys hockey: Wildcats drop three straight
Split drops Falcons in poll
Falcon Roundup: Men's hockey winless on weekend; Women skaters sweep Northland
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/23/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/22/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/25/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Pamela McKenzie Wahl
Kenneth Irving Moore
Agnes Magdalene Timm
Jeannine L. Poulin
Brigadier General Gerald R. Matteson
Arts Minded column: Do you want to exhibit your artwork? You can!
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Arts Minded column: Iris Apfel — inspiration to anyone of any age
Woodworking column: Bringing movie magic
Letters to the editor: Think before you write; A Christmas gift shop thank you
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January 14, 2018
Benson column:Montessori is one of 4 RF public elementary schools
The School District of River Falls has four elementary schools—Montessori, Greenwood, Westside, and Rocky Branch. All four are public schools; although the River Falls Public Montessori Elementary (RFPME) is a "charter" school, it should not be confused with other private charter...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am
October 23, 2017
Viewpoint: District needs the community's input
In February 2015 the School District of River Falls collaborated with 80 citizens to establish the framework for a new five-year District Strategic Plan that became known as "Renewing Our Promise" (2015-20). As part of this vision, our community put forth a call for the establishment...
October 23, 2017 - 2:06pm
October 20, 2017
Local student shares memories of Italy exchange trip
River Falls High School senior Marcus Califf, 18, spent the 2016-17 school year in Lecco, Italy. The son of Bill and Jenny Califf, Marcus plans...
October 20, 2017 - 5:09pm
October 8, 2017
Jamie Benson column: Focus and approach matters
Given the recent debate over professional athletes kneeling during the national anthem, it seems like a good time to share a few observations and to reflect on a few teachable moments to share with our children. First, focus matters and so does the approach. If the NFL player purpose...
October 8, 2017 - 8:24pm
September 29, 2017
RF School Board mourns Manny Kenney
Manville (Manny) Kenney, 66, was fair, kind, intelligent, and respectful. "He was a good husband, and a good father, a good community member,"...
September 29, 2017 - 11:00am
September 10, 2017
Wanted: Focus group participants
The School District of River Falls is in many ways the center of our community's life together. Your children and grandkids attend our schools; community groups regularly use our buildings; you come to our schools for sporting events, concerts, and plays; and many adults attend our...
September 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 29, 2017
River Falls School District bus routes
School is starting Tuesday, Sept. 5 and the River Falls School District's "big yellows" (school busses) will be back on the road, transporting...
August 29, 2017 - 5:33pm
August 28, 2017
Rain delayed SV school repairs
It's been a busy summer of construction at the Spring Valley Middle/High School. The Spring Valley Board of Education heard construction updates Monday, Aug. 21 on the status of the summer facility projects during its regular meeting. "We're running behind schedule in most of the...
August 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 3, 2017
New programs gives kids a taste of travel abroad
Danielle Miller, 17, liked the idea of going on an exchange trip, but wasn't sure if she wanted to commit to a year-long exchange. "Then I found...
August 3, 2017 - 5:00am
July 19, 2017
Superintendent's Corner: High School facility under repair
During the fall of 2016, staff at the River Falls High School began to notice leaks in the piping serving the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system. Since that time, more than 150 leaks throughout the HVAC piping system have occurred, along with resulting problems...
July 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 24, 2017
Greenwood named National School of Character
Greenwood Elementary was recently named a 2017 National School of Character. According to a news release from character.org, a nonprofit that...
June 24, 2017 - 5:00am
May 15, 2017
'Kindness Rocks' at Rocky Branch
Rocks are everywhere, small, large, grey, brown, earth colors. Most rocks blend into their surroundings, and are given little thought. But soon,...
May 15, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 10, 2017
Music bridges the gap between these MMS, college students, seniors
A group of middle school students has been meeting regularly—just about every Friday afternoon lately — in the band room. The students...
May 10, 2017 - 8:00am
April 28, 2017
'Great Greenwood Giveaway' is back
Most garage sales are organized as a way to earn a little extra cash, but one upcoming garage sale is free. Instead of earning money, Greenwood Elementary students learn about character as they collect items for the free garage sale, dubbed "The Great Greenwood Giveaway." Set for...
April 28, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 21, 2017
Lego kids give a 'paw' up to UWRF group
A group of Meyer Middle School students are getting ready to lend a helping "paw" to UW-River Falls students in ADEPT (Assistance Dog Educational...
April 21, 2017 - 7:48am