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Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
River Falls High School leaks still a pain; worse in the library
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Tech college alumni invited to become mentors
UPDATE: Market conditions contribute to River Falls' nursing home's closure
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
River Falls Public Library hosts open house
Overnight snows make Sunday fun for some
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/25/16 Special Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 12/13/16 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/25/16 Special Meeting Minutes
AMENDED FORECLOSURE: HSBC Bank v. Natalie R. Overbye; Case No. 12-CV-152
Joan Ellen Bougie, 79
Audrey Cernohous, 78
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Featured letter to the editor: Here's why I am so thankful for my dad
Featured editorial: They keep at it, keep us going
Featured reader letter
Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
Featured Guest Column: Consider ways to give a tasty, healthy kick to your chili
Real Estate Showcase
June 27, 2016
UPDATE: Missing man found near Woodville
A vulnerable who went missing Monday morning in the town of Kinnickinnic has been found. Authorities said the man, 33-year-old Kou Her, was found around 3 p.m. in rural Woodville. St. Croix County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Knudson said her first went missing near County Road N...
June 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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