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River Falls Journal
Highway bridge now surfaced
Rep. Kind plans listening session in RF
Score! River Falls does on standardized tests
River Falls Police sergeant earns FBI training credentials
No-wake boating restriction in effect on St. Croix River
crime and courts
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
Youth state bowlers
Falcons beat St. Thomas in 3rd place game at national tourney
Powerlifters third at state
Weekend Happenings: April 18-20
St. Bridget Youth donate $510 to food shelf
Take Back: They are asking you to join them
Click to print coloring contest
Dioramas offer a 'peep' at spring
arts and entertainment
Eva M. Boese, 96
Dorothy H. DeLong, 91
Debra A. Sears, 55
Dr. Raymond V. Anderson, 91
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/21/14 Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 4/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 1/16/13 Meeting Notice
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
Days Gone By:
Featured Letter: Let’s turn Lake George into a charming oasis
Featured Letter: After my overindulgence, I was left alone, abandoned
Letter: Donation left me speechless
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
September 2, 2011
FINAL: 'Cats fall to Rice Lake, 42-28
River Falls came within striking distance of a tie-game repeatedly Friday but couldn't overcome the offensive strength of a Rice Lake Warrior squad that -- despite losing its quarterback with a shoulder injury before the half -- bulldozed six touchdowns to the Wildcats four. It took...
September 2, 2011 - 8:02pm
August 11, 2010
Pierce County Health department issues health and safety precautions for flood
The Pierce County Public Health Department officials are urging victims of the recent flooding to take the following health and safety precautions. The Department recommends that if you have a private well that has been submerged by flood waters, do not drink the water. Wait until...
news / health
August 11, 2010 - 1:24pm
July 14, 2010
Storms hits Hammond area hard
Shortly after 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 14, a storm hit and caused substantial damage to a newer housing development about a mile northwest...
July 14, 2010 - 12:34pm
July 2, 2010
KRLT achieves protection for Quarry Road acreage
The Kinnickinnic River Land Trust reached its challenging goal of raising $1.2 million to acquire the 112.8-acre site along Quarry Road, once...
outdoors / news
July 2, 2010 - 9:47am
Kinni access granted; upgrades come to riverside near swinging gate
A $54,000 gift left to the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust by the late Stephen Budd resulted in access improvements near the river at the spot...
July 2, 2010 - 9:28am
July 1, 2010
Hail, rains damage crops
While official damage estimates aren't available, crops in a wide swath of western Pierce County were damaged by hail, strong winds and heavy rains Friday June 25. According to preliminary reports, hundreds of acres of Pierce County cropland had significant damage and thousands of...
July 1, 2010 - 11:52am
Tents transform the terrain
Preparations for the July 20-22 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days outside River Falls shifted to high gear this past week with the arrival of tent-erection...
July 1, 2010 - 11:10am
UPDATED: Ellsworth area pair unhurt after twister flips vehicle
TOWN OF TRIMBELLE--Dan Hines and Jessica Lansing were originally going to spend the night of June 25 going to River Falls for supper. Instead,...
July 1, 2010 - 8:09am
June 30, 2010
Car crash kills Elmwood woman, two others
Jessica L. Hartung, 20, was among three young women killed when their car left the road, became airborne, hit a clump of trees and overturned in Richland County. Along with Hartung, Amanda M. Newman, 19, of Elk Mound and Jessica N. Dull, 19, of Richland Center were pronounced dead...
June 30, 2010 - 11:56am
10-digit dialing comes soon
River Falls and the northern half of the state will be the first Wisconsinites to start using a new area-code phone procedure. Called an "overlay," it involves adding a second area code to a region now assigned the prefix 715. The additional will be 534. According to Wisconsin Public...
June 30, 2010 - 10:53am
Kwik Trip reaches go time
After first announcing the news about two years ago, the La Crosse-based Kwik Trip corporation began moving dirt at the north Main Street site...
June 30, 2010 - 10:50am
Smokers go outside as tobacco ban comes in
Love it or hate it, Monday, July 5, marks the end of most indoor smoking in Wisconsin. Some call it the "smoking ban," the "clean air act,"...
June 30, 2010 - 10:35am
Local BP stations see level sales
Co-owner of the two BP Amoco stations in River Falls, Bob Michels, said June 21, "Our sales have been real consistent." Despite all the talk...
June 30, 2010 - 10:31am
Fallen attorney remembered as 'Balsam Lake landmark'
An apparent accident during a demolition project claimed the life of a Balsam Lake area attorney. John E. Schneider, 59, of rural Balsam Lake was found dead at his home on Monday, June 28th. The Polk County Sheriff's department said Schneider was attempting to demolish a small...
June 30, 2010 - 8:00am
June 25, 2010
Sir/Ma'am, may I see your insurance card?
On a recent Sunday evening the 29-year-old St. Paul man said he was heading home from drinking at a Beldenville bar. What he couldn't explain...
crime and courts / government
June 25, 2010 - 10:35am