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River Falls Police: Never had a driver's license; Urinating on church lawn
UW-River Falls students raise $2,600 for Puerto Rico hurricane victims
Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Video: UWRF student surprised with semester scholarship
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
crime and courts
Murphy honored at UWGB
Gymnasts keep soaring
Basketball: Girls pick up first win
Falcon Roundup: 3 named All-Region football
Growth spurt: Cats start 2-0 in BRC
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
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 12/18/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
LAIRD YOUTH LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION: 2017 Annual Report Available
Albert Gerald Timmerman
Russell L. Hinshaw
Florence Catherine Simon
Abbie Jean "Tudy" Poliak
From this Perch: It's a wildfire!
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Letters to the editor: Discrimination with a smile; Support for local candidates
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
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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
April 20, 2017
From concerts to Chicago, exchange student savors U.S. trip
Liza Serdyuk recently went to a Chris Brown concert with her friends at the Xcel Energy Center. She said it was "super fun." She wanted to go...
April 20, 2017 - 5:00am