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River Falls Journal
River Falls Days is upon us! Amid all the excitement for adults during River Falls Days, the library offers some popular programs for kids. Our annual Kiddie Parade and petting zoo will be happening on the library lawn on Saturday morning, July 9, from 10
Gas prices creep down in time for the Fourth; funds deployed for voter ID awareness; Xcel to hand out refunds to Wis. customers; nine more state news stories
Maiden Rock woman found dead at Pierce County crash scene
National EMS Memorial Bike Ride stops in RF
Holiday driving to be construction-free; $21M in business tax breaks handed out to 11 people; cheese heist reported -- again; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Battle for No. 1 burger is all for good cause
Four River Falls girls seek Ambassador crown
Crime pays, authors speak at River Falls area winery
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/5/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/12/16 Town Board Meeting
Bradley Alan Buschette, 48
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
February 11, 2013
Gun show a success
Among the many who volunteered at the Annual American Legion and Shrine Gun Show in New Richmond this past weekend were Rod Rommel, left, and...
events / Life
February 11, 2013 - 8:58am
February 4, 2013
First Lutheran Church Moving Sale starts Friday, Feb. 8
NEW RICHMOND -- With construction on the new First Lutheran Church site almost finished, FLC staff and volunteers have announced plans for a...
February 4, 2013 - 1:07pm
January 17, 2013
Old Gem seeking actors, next session begins Jan. 22
The Old Gem Theater invites students to join the next session of performing arts classes beginning Tuesday, Jan. 22. The Young Performers Ensemble...
arts and entertainment / Life
January 17, 2013 - 8:30am
November 15, 2012
"Thank You" concert by Willow River Players Dec. 2
Willow River Players will present a free holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. at the New Richmond High School auditorium. This free event...
November 15, 2012 - 12:28pm
November 14, 2012
New Richmond police issue sex offender notice
A registered sex offender from California has moved to the community and the New Richmond Police Department is taking steps to notify the public. Bryton...
November 14, 2012 - 9:39am
November 9, 2012
Who's the fairest? Find out this weekend
The Old Gem Theater Young Performers Ensemble students, including, from left, top to bottom: Kailyn Wienke, Taylor Ramaeker, Afton Noll, Hannah...
November 9, 2012 - 9:01am
November 1, 2012
To build or not to build? Nursing home questions remain
The St. Croix County Board is on record as supporting the construction of a new nursing home to replace an aging facility at the St. Croix Health Center campus in New Richmond. But while the majority of county supervisors have voted to endorse the idea (12-7 according to a vote taken...
News / business
November 1, 2012 - 12:52pm
September 13, 2012
Swan song: Banding effort wraps up
For the fifth and final year, western Wisconsin volunteers last week headed out to local lakes to corral and band trumpeter swans. The banding...
September 13, 2012 - 4:32pm
UPDATE: Ultra-light crash in New Richmond injures pilot
One man is hospitalized following an ultra-light crash at New Richmond Regional Airport Thursday morning, Sept. 13. The New Richmond Police...
News / accidents
September 13, 2012 - 10:30am
September 7, 2012
"Fiddler on the Roof" features area actors, opens Sept. 7
Many local residents are part of the Willow River Players upcoming production of "Fiddler on the Roof" opening this Friday night at the New Richmond...
September 7, 2012 - 11:58am
August 17, 2012
Badgers take up residence in New Richmond
Although Wisconsin is called the Badger State, the animal is actually quite rare. Two were recently found in the New Richmond area. The first,...
August 17, 2012 - 9:39am
August 8, 2012
Investigation points to 'distracted driving' in tragic Hudson crash
A State Patrol investigation indicates the driver of a Dodge Durango and a rear-seat passenger were preoccupied, trying to find an item in the center console moments before their vehicle struck the rear of a stopped semitrailer at highway speed. With the investigation winding down,...
News / accidents
August 8, 2012 - 8:23am
August 7, 2012
Freeway crash claims third student, Zach Zajec
State Patrol Sgt. Brian Erickson reported Monday evening that Zachary D. Zajec, the driver of a Dodge Durango that crashed into the back of a...
News / accidents
August 7, 2012 - 8:09am
June 27, 2012
New Richmond diver found dead in Lake Superior
SAULT ST. MARIE, Mich. - The body of a Western Wisconsin diver was recovered Tuesday in Lake Superior off the Michigan coast. Police search crews recovered the body of Derril Yerigan of New Richmond. He'd been with a group exploring a shipwreck that is in 174 feet of water. On Monday,...
News / accidents
June 27, 2012 - 6:26am
May 31, 2012
John Doar collects presidential medal
New Richmond was well represented at the White House on Tuesday. John Doar, a New Richmond native, was among 13 recipients of this year's Presidential...
May 31, 2012 - 9:58am