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Duty calls for National Guard command sergeant major from River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Meth-related inmates outpace OWI in Eau Claire; man in court on dog-dragging charges; seven more state news stories
Back the blue? Sure, how about with 111 shirts!
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Wisconsin roundup: Equipment issue does not delay St. Croix River Crossing; state ACT scores drop; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
Bacon Bash grows, will feature new events this year
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Featured River Falls Journal letters of the week from St. Croix & Pierce district attorneys
Real Estate Showcase
April 14, 2013
Kinnickinnic: Back to zoning, new liquor law
Supervisor Bill Gnatzig told Kinnickinnic town board members at the April 8 meeting that maybe they were too hasty about not opting out of St. Croix County zoning. Gnatzig and Town Board Chairman Roger Van Beek attended a meeting in the town of Warren. They learned of other municipalities...
April 14, 2013 - 2:56pm
Merits of liquor law ignites gun club debate
When Scott Andrzejczak applied for a liquor license to open a winery back in October, he probably never dreamed it would spark debate, confusion and discord that would linger for months. While trying to hammer out a liquor license law at the March 5 Kinnickinnic Town Board meeting,...
March 14, 2013 - 9:07am
January 21, 2013
Former city administrator's book brings boat-racing era to life
When Bernie Van Osdale retired from his job as River Falls city administrator late in 2008, he said he was bound for more time with his boats,...
January 21, 2013 - 10:04am
January 18, 2013
Kinnickinnic considers need for liquor licensing law
Kinnickinnic Town Board members spent most of their regular meeting Jan. 8 debating whether any business applying for a liquor license should be zoned commercial or not. Scott and Julie Andrzejczak, 1105 Coulee Trail, plan to open a vineyard and winery called 65 Vines at that address....
January 18, 2013 - 9:08am
September 25, 2012
Potluck barn party Saturday evening
The ninth annual Potluck Barn Party will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Williams Barn, 263 Liberty Road. The free event will feature...
September 25, 2012 - 9:39am
September 14, 2012
Driveway easement upsets resident
A dispute between neighbors brought curious and concerned residents to the Kinnickinnic Town Board meeting Tuesday night, Sept. 4. The dispute involved Town Board Supervisor Dave Nelson -- who stepped aside from his board duties during the discussion -- and resident Don Jackelen,...
September 14, 2012 - 2:07pm
August 30, 2012
Letter: Your recipes will be for the history books
The Kinnickinnic Historical Association is collecting recipes from Kinnickinnic area former and present residents to have a multi-generation cookbook and pages of historical information about the historic Kinnickinnic Church. KHA is looking for a minimum of 200 recipes to include...
August 30, 2012 - 10:05am
August 23, 2012
Letter: Historic church still going strong; you can be a part of it
On Sunday, Aug. 5, the Kinnickinnic Historic Church hosted its annual ice cream social as it does every first Sunday in August. Everyone was invited to enjoy pie and cake and ice cream, to hear live music from the church's antique pump organ and local musicians, and to share the...
August 23, 2012 - 9:03am
May 16, 2012
Letter: Zero tolerance for those who mess up our countryside
Illegal waste dumping in the town of Kinnickinnic seems to be getting worse. Last month, the town paid over $230 to dispose of old tires found in various places. I am getting tired of old tires -- road ditches and the recycling center are not intended to accept this type of material....
May 16, 2012 - 2:41pm
March 8, 2012
Letter: Kinnickinnic: Check how your money's being spent
The bills from the town of Kinnickinnic's engineering firm seem excessive to me, although they are ok'd without discussion by our Town Board. Years ago when the town first discussed hiring an engineering firm, the beauty in it was supposed to lie in the fact that the developers...
March 8, 2012 - 8:48am
Letter: These two are looking out for Kinni taxpayers
Thanks to Candace Bettendorf's relentless efforts, Kinnickinnic now receives properly itemized bills from its attorney. We hope the Town Board will ask its engineer SEH to apply that same professionalism to the thousands of dollars it charges the town each month. That firm must...
March 8, 2012 - 8:46am
February 17, 2012
Coach assists Special Olympians
Jason Swavely, Hudson varsity boys' basketball coach, hosted a basketball skills mini-camp for the Kinnickinnic Special Olympics Saturday, Jan....
February 17, 2012 - 10:16am
February 16, 2012
Updated: Cars collide in rural River Falls; teenager cited
Two vehicles crashed at the intersection of County Road JJ and County Road M in the town of Kinnickinnic at 8 a.m. this morning, Thursday, Feb....
February 16, 2012 - 9:16am
December 30, 2011
Artist fuses glass, heat to create 'dance' vision
When town of Kinnickinnic artist Bonnie Rubinstein creates a piece of fused-glass artwork, the vision might be for something as big as 20 feet...
December 30, 2011 - 10:58am
December 29, 2011
Kinnickinnic area man prepares to run for town board
Al Zeitz, 475 Valley View, has taken out nomination papers to run for Supervisor No. 4 on the Kinnickinnic Town Board. His papers, like those of any other candidate, must be returned with the required signatures by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. Zeitz is poised to try to succeed incumbent...
December 29, 2011 - 1:15pm