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River Falls Journal
MMS names Students of the Month for May
Prescott woman dead, Hastings man injured in western Wisconsin motorcycle crash
Rare steps mark drug court graduation for River Falls Woman
Back with room to spare: Online software firm calls River Falls home
State GOP leaders pleased, Latinos upset about SCOTUS ruling; 'Whad 'ya Know' to keep going online; Feingold endorses Hillary Clinton; 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
Belinda Jensen makes a cloud
So, what's your collection story? Why not share it?
Featured photo: Luna moth
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - 2016 Manhole Rehabilitation
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/27/16 Town Board & Plan Comm. Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/28/16 Hearing - Liquor License Renewals
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Four New Ordinances
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Preston W. Orvold, 66
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
sports / outdoors
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
March 15, 2016
Learn about waterway at 2016 St. Croix Summit
The biggest and best conference yet about the St. Croix River will take place at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on March 22-23. The...
News / region
March 15, 2016 - 8:46am
March 13, 2014
Creativity brings lightheartedness to harsh winter
After recent heavy snowfalls in Feburary, a snowplow left two big clumps of snow on the edge of the road in Kinnickinnic Township. Someone got...
Life / arts and entertainment
March 13, 2014 - 9:33am
January 31, 2014
UPDATE: River Falls firefighters handle night blaze
An abandoned farm house was seen engulfed with flames after 10:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30. It was destroyed by the time River Falls firefighters put it out. No animals or people were inside at the time. The building is in the town of Kinnickinnic, 498 Valley View Road on 36 acres...
News / accidents
January 31, 2014 - 12:30pm
December 20, 2013
Town of Troy won’t back down on lawsuit settlement
In 2006 and 2007, the town of Troy was involved in a lawsuit filed by Paul Madsen of Minneapolis. Madsen sued the town after it fined him for failing to obtain a building permit or comply with the town’s river way laws regulating alterations and construction on his property located...
News / politics
December 20, 2013 - 9:51am
November 1, 2013
Editorial: Whatever happened to the local control mantra?
Perhaps many of you read Axel Bogdan’s letter last week: “Don’t let state Legislature seize local town controls.” Bogdan, a Kinnickinnic town board supervisor, warned about a proposed bill by two Republican state lawmakers — Sen. Tom Tiffany, Hazelhurst, and Rep. Joan...
opinion / editorials
November 1, 2013 - 10:12am
September 6, 2013
Town frac mining moratorium to continue
The Kinnickinnic Town Board voted at its Sept. 3 regular meeting to add a six-month extension beginning Nov. 1 to the current moratorium on frac-sand mining. Town board Chairman Jerry Olson said the extension gives the board more time to get its permanent Nonmetalic Mining...
News / government
September 6, 2013 - 9:40am
July 23, 2013
Cookbook editors: Town history deserves own volume
When she found the small book, handmade and titled "Kinnickinnic Kook Book," among her deceased mother's things, Jan DeCraene knew she'd stumbled...
Life / Family
July 23, 2013 - 9:25am
Kinni subdivision law to go before the public
Town of Kinnickinnic Plan Commission Chairman Peter Bloch presented the Town Board with a rough draft of the revised subdivision law at the July 9 town board meeting that has been in the works for years. Bloch said he wants the Town Board to understand the law and be comfortable with...
News / government
July 23, 2013 - 9:04am
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...
News / government
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,...
business / government
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