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Downtown rooftop trespasser riles tenants; drinking teen at bridge found unconscious
Stolen vehicle leads police on high speed chase
Heat advisory issued for the region; officials urge checking on neighbors at risk
Congressman Kind: Cancel August recess, fix Highway Trust Fund
UW-RF expert: Awareness, fast response helped contain deadly horse virus
crime and courts
Wild Side: Monarchs are in trouble; give them milkweed
Sports Roundup Video: Amateur baseball, Fall sports preview, memories of training camp
High Five Tour 2014 visits Baldwin on a mission to thank nation’s military
RFAH recognized nationally
Weekend Happenings: July 18-20
What they did was root out RF Days medallion
Still going strong
arts and entertainment
William L. Stoetzel, 70
Clyde Gunsallus, 90
Patrick J. Huppert, 60
Jeffrey L. Johnson, 52
Ronald A. Shafer, 77
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/24/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: July & August, 2014 Hydrant Flushing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
Days Gone By
Arts Minded: Salute to our local heroes
Area Happenings (June 24)
BAY CITY: Pioneer Days celebrated Pioneer Days will be celebrated from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 26, at the River Bluff History Center in Bay City. The public is welcome to attend. ELLSWORTH: Eastern Star hosts luncheon The Ellsworth chapter of the Eastern Star will host...
arts and entertainment / events
June 24, 2010 - 8:58am
June 23, 2010
People's persuasion rules: No chickens, cell tower
Sixteen people addressed the council and audience. Two of them spoke against the chicken ordinance and six in favor of it. Eight people took a stand against the proposed special-use permit that would allow T-Mobile to erect a cell tower. The council voted 6-1 against chickens and...
June 23, 2010 - 10:11am
Health care grant
From left to right are Turningpoint Executive Director Kim Wojcik, River Falls Area Hospital Foundation Board Chair Lori Peterson and RFAH Foundation...
news / business /
June 23, 2010 - 9:05am
June 21, 2010
A crowd of supporters gathered near the courthouse as Judge Timothy Doyle from Barron County swore in new Pierce County Judge Joe Boles in a...
June 21, 2010 - 9:20am
June 18, 2010
Worst weather skirts River Falls
La Crosse had just over an-inch of rain in 25 minutes. The National Weather Service said a tree fell on a building in Merrillan (Marilyn) in...
June 18, 2010 - 10:53am
June 17, 2010
Area Events (June 17)
HUDSON: Rotaract meets The St. Croix Valley Rotaract group meets at the Hudson Golf Club the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month at 7 p.m. For more information, go to: www.www.scvrotaract.org HUDSON: Events scheduled at The Phipps The Minnesota Orchestra will perform a free...
June 17, 2010 - 3:29pm
Town of River Falls: Light industrial acreage questioned
Business owner Joel Cordes of Lake and Pond Aeration addressed the town of River Falls Board at its June 7 meeting about buying a one-acre lot in the South Park Addition. Current town law requires that a minimum of two acres be bought for light industrial usage. Cordes asked the...
June 17, 2010 - 10:44am
Water care hits high mark
River Falls received recognition June 8 for its "exemplary water protection efforts" from the new state program Water Star Community. UW-Extension...
government / outdoors
June 17, 2010 - 10:24am
Giving everyone a chance
When a class project called for coming up with solutions to help those that are less fortunate, Carlie Christensen didn't have to look far for...
June 17, 2010 - 9:54am
June 16, 2010
City ponders fewer permits
River Falls residents may be interested to know: The City Council votes June 22 on making some residential construction work exempt from needing a permit.
June 16, 2010 - 2:54pm
Kinni photo contest calls for entries
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust, based in River Falls, accept entries for its river-photo contest through June 30, welcoming all members of...
arts and entertainment / outdoors
June 16, 2010 - 2:42pm
June 15, 2010
Accident victim's condition improves
Ellsworth woman Gretchen J. Lange, 44, was listed in fair condition June 14 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. Lange was admitted to the hospital and listed as critical following a May 21 two-vehicle accident on Hwy. 65 that killed a River Falls man and injured his wife. Andrew J....
June 15, 2010 - 2:25pm
June 14, 2010
Make merry for dairy
Get ready for Town N' Country Day, the Chamber of Commerce and Tourism's annual celebration of River Falls' agricultural heritage, 7:30 a.m....
June 14, 2010 - 10:14am
June 12, 2010
Pioneer Day's one Pierce County Historical Association effort to preserve history
BAY CITY--Pierce County Historical Association (PCHA) members are offering a trip back in time as one means of saving the area's history. The annual Pioneer Day will return to the River Bluffs History Center in Bay City on Saturday, June 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. PCHA President...
June 12, 2010 - 7:04am
June 11, 2010
Students, artist unveil creative eco legacy
A group of about 20 students helped create the work of art that now adorns the big eastern wall of the River Falls High School commons area....
June 11, 2010 - 10:22am