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School notches top character award
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
UWRF community warned about increase in phishing, other scams
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
Council raises park pool fees for nonresidents
crime and courts
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
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 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
Kinnnickinnic 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 signatgures by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. Zeitz is poised to try to succeed incumbent...
December 29, 2011 - 1:15pm
November 9, 2011
Town contemplates turning up the heat on fire-bill deadbeats
Enough! Town of Kinnickinnic officials say unpaid fire call bills for non-residents have long been a fiscal thorn in the side. The Town Board wants to get more aggressive with deadbeats. While the town bills these non-residents monthly, many refuse or don't pay -- in some cases,...
November 9, 2011 - 3:25pm
October 25, 2011
Halloween fun in and near River Falls
These are submitted local and area events that are held to celebrate Halloween or the fall harvest season. Downtown River Falls Area residents...
October 25, 2011 - 8:59am
September 22, 2011
Potluck barn party scheduled Sept. 24
The eighth annual Potluck Barn Party will be held beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Williams' barn, 263 Liberty Road (the home of...
September 22, 2011 - 10:20am
September 12, 2011
Town restricts weights to preserve some roads
In a split vote, the Kinnickinnic Town Board on Sept. 6 passed a law making Class B highways out of Quarry, Liberty, Saddle Club and Chapman roads.
September 12, 2011 - 12:48pm
August 22, 2011
What's new at your school?
With the 2011-12 school year fast approaching, students in River Falls are buying supplies to prepare. They aren't the only ones preparing. The...
August 22, 2011 - 9:48am