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UPDATE: Fatal afternoon crash closes Hwy. 35 north of River Falls
River Falls students work and bond; their efforts help rescue does
Wisconsin roundup: Despite large job losses, state unemployment rate lowest since '01; Ivanka Trump talks about education, business laws; and 10 more state news stories
Sex-related resignations affect St. Croix law enforcement
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
crime and courts
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Prairie chickens making a comeback in western Minn.
Cyclist balance camaraderie, competition while participating in a non-traditional sport
Wildcat volleyball claims BRC title outright
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Wildcats top Huskies for homecoming win
Featured photo: Powerwashing
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
College drama in River Falls features “Horrors”
RF runs with the cops
Paramedic Cira volunteers in Greece aiding Syrian refugees
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 11/3/16 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/3/16 Budget Hearing and Town Board Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/25/16 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 2016 Board of Review and Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/27/16 Council Meeting Minutes
Allyce R. "Lisa" Southerton, 56
Hilda A. Stoetzel, 93
JoAnn E. Ronningen, 88
E. Jeanne Nelson, 79
Kay Thom, 77
Featured reader letters
Featured reader letters
Featured Column: Big “T” is for Teacher; little “t” is for technology
Featured guest column: We get by with a little help from our hometown heroes
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Real Estate Showcase
July 5, 2013
60th Wedding Anniversary
Marian and Elwood Elliott of River Falls celebrated their 60th anniversary. They were married at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church June 27, 1953. Their children are Greg and Monica Elliott and children Julie, James and Jacob; Cindy and Slim Ray; Lori Elliott-Larson and Randy Larson;...
July 5, 2013 - 9:17am
June 30, 2013
Ellsworth Cheese Curd Fest under way
Ellsworth's 12th annual Cheese Curd Festival began late Friday afternoon and evening. For the second year in a row the festival is taking place...
June 30, 2013 - 6:59pm
June 21, 2013
To your health, and how your garden grows: Natural perspective is foundation for group
Health is not a new topic, but one that the leader of Garden Adventures said she looks to approach differently than other people might. “Society...
June 21, 2013 - 8:49am
March 30, 2011
David Page embraces his mother Jo Page after speaking on her behalf as one of the honorary chairpersons at the opening ceremonies of the 2011...
March 30, 2011 - 10:13am
March 29, 2010
Relay fundraiser nears goal
Over 900 people attended the American Cancer Society's 2010 Relay for Life at River Falls High School Friday night. Ninety-three local cancer...
March 29, 2010 - 10:46am
February 3, 2010
"Country Mercantile" invites vendors at Farm Technology Days
An opportunity to showcase arts & crafts products at Pierce County's Farm Technology Days 2010. The Pierce County Arts & Crafts committee of...
February 3, 2010 - 10:27am
January 26, 2010
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm...
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
December 9, 2009
Ag background, teaching interest drive Pierce County 4-H intern
Ag background, teaching interest drive 4-H intern By Bill Kirk Pierce County's 4-H internship is Katie Wendinger's first job in Ellsworth,...
December 9, 2009 - 9:39am
October 14, 2009
Fall Festival this Sunday
Persons interested in helping when Pierce County hosts Wisconsin Farm Technology Days next year or just wanting to learn more about the event...
October 14, 2009 - 9:39am
September 16, 2009
Have breakfast on the farm
The UW-River Falls Association of Women in Agriculture is inviting the public to its annual Breakfast on the Farm, this Saturday, from 8 a.m. to noon.
September 16, 2009 - 3:21pm
August 26, 2009
Threshing tradition continues
A tractor parade remains one of the highlights for the annual threshing bee hosted by the 120-member St. Croix Valley Collectors Association...
August 26, 2009 - 9:23am
July 30, 2009
Farm-boy-turned-TV-reporter calls himself lucky
Randy Hanson photo - Boyd Huppert and photojournalist Aethan Hart, a frequent working partner, prepare to cover the meeting between the two neighboring governors, Wisconsin's Jim Doyle and Minnesota's Tim Pawlenty, in Hudson Friday at the St. Croix Marina. How does the son of a...
July 30, 2009 - 11:03am
June 27, 2009
Showers don't dampen Pierce Dairy Breakfast
At 7 a.m., the line of diners was already forming at the Dave & Amy Bechel farm, south of Elmwood, as the Pierce County Dairy Promotion Committee...
June 27, 2009 - 11:02am
June 26, 2009
Gardens produce great bounty of crops, volunteers
A group of Meyer Middle School students recently got down in the dirt to assist efforts at the River Falls Grow-to-Share gardens as part of a...
June 26, 2009 - 10:01am
June 25, 2009
Cakes on the griddle
West Wind Supper Club owner Kevin Pechacek, left, flips pancakes while volunteer Barb Cernohous of the River Falls State Bank waits for the new batch to cook during the free sausage and pancakes breakfast at the annual Town N' Country Days Thursday morning. The day-long annual celebration...
June 25, 2009 - 10:30am