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UWRF equestrians win regional championship
On the Job: Michele Huppert
Mom's plea: Make this Troy intersection safe
State math competitor
Woodworking students get leg up in chair business
crime and courts
Fusion fall in OT in state semifinal
RFGC moving to new quarters this month
Squirts off to state
Special Olympians complete season
Heating bills lighten wallets; help is available
Competitive marshmallow madness strikes library … again
Days Gone By
Weekend Happenings: March 7-9
With your help, the eyes have it
arts and entertainment
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Bernard Grant, 95
William "Bill" S. Marek, 75
Marjorie Gavin, 86
Editorial: Sign of spring? Or something else?
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
Editorial: Helping to shape, define our community
Letter: Won’t forget your generosity
Editorial: Punishment should fit messes left behind
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/11/14 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2014-02 (Amend Parking Control Map)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/11/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/12/14 Academy Citizens\' Advisory Comm. Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/11/14 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
July 11, 2013
River Falls Days kicks off
On Thursday afternoon, the carnival and food tents were being set-up in the area of Second and Locust streets and Second and Spring streets for the annual River Falls Days celebration.
life / events
July 11, 2013 - 2:58pm
Cup of Joe with a cop: You’re invited
Typically we see police officers in action – at a crash, fire, handling a domestic or making a drunk driving arrest.
life / events
July 11, 2013 - 9:23am
Proposed winery, minus restaurant, gets town support
After months of heated debate between neighbors and confusion over the exact nature of Bellevinez Winery, the Clifton Town Board voted July 2 to recommend to Pierce County a conditional use permit for the winery, minus the proposed restaurant. The Town Board based its recommendation...
news / government
July 11, 2013 - 9:17am
July 9, 2013
Pierce county man new member of CVTC board
Two new members joined the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Board of Trustees Monday evening -- L. Ronald Bartels of Bay City and Dan Ostermann of Tainter.
news / education
July 9, 2013 - 3:55pm
River Falls Days highlights
Below is a partial listing of events for River Falls Days, held July 11-14. A complete schedule of events and registration forms can be found at the chamber website, www.rfchamber.com, click on "River Falls Days." Printed event schedules will be available in the upcoming Buyer's Guide...
life / events
July 9, 2013 - 11:04am
Love is in the air at new wedding venue
As flowers bloom, so does wedding season. Guests at Kilkarney Hills Golf Course will be able to enjoy the summer blossoms, because they have opened a larger outdoor wedding venue. The 24,000 square foot venue can hold just more than 400 people. It's complete with a gazebo, fairy gardens,...
life / celebrations
July 9, 2013 - 8:22am
July 8, 2013
River Falls Days brings out volunteering passion for this family
When River Falls Days kicks at the end of the week, an army of volunteers will descend to make the event run smoothly. Heading up all those volunteers will be the Linehan family, Steve and Patsy, along with their adult children, Tina, Alan and his wife Amanda, and Tony, all of whom...
life / events
July 8, 2013 - 8:33am
July 5, 2013
Across the world, his wandering life is on the rise
Everest, check. Aconcagua, check. McKinley, check. Up next, way up: Kilimanjaro (Tanzania); Elbrus (Russia); Vinson (Antarctica); and Carstensz...
news / region
July 5, 2013 - 1:56pm
Rural River Falls woman a big contest winner
The odds were more than 40 million to one, and Peggy Walker beat them.
life / arts and entertainment
July 5, 2013 - 11:12am
School year ends, students still flock to class
For some, summer school rings bells for long days of punishment masked as education. But that stereotype is old. In the River Falls school district, an array of fun, stimulating classes to build on a student’s education are now underway. “It’s a variety of opportunity...
July 5, 2013 - 7:39am
July 3, 2013
New hire serves up Food Pantry assistance
After 20 years of operation, the River Falls Community Food Pantry hired its first paid employee. “I’m honored they picked me out of everybody that applied,” said Candice Rapley, operations manager as of the end of May. “I’m going to have a lot on my plate as far as I...
July 3, 2013 - 8:55am
July 2, 2013
German author introduced book at River Falls Library
July 2, 2013 - 8:29am
July 1, 2013
Curbs, sidewalks don’t impede woman in van
Witnesses say a 42-year-old local man was running for his life while a female in a burgundy van pursued him onto the sidewalk and through yards,...
news / crime and courts
July 1, 2013 - 4:47pm
June 27, 2013
New state budget: ‘Historic tax relief’ or financial risk?
Local lawmakers’ response to the Wisconsin Legislature’s adoption of a new biennial budget seems subdued with the area’s lone Democratic representative hoping that the governor will veto parts. On a vote of 55-42, the Assembly passed the budget in short order last Wednesday,...
June 27, 2013 - 3:15pm
June 26, 2013
Schools partner for education
June 26, 2013 - 7:07am