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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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May 23, 2014
Passion for autos earns him $20,000 scholarship
Alex Larson, senior at River Falls High School, was awarded a $20,000 scholarship from the Universal Technical Institute (UTI) and Grave Digger...
May 23, 2014 - 1:49pm
May 21, 2014
Unresponsive Minnesota man plucked from below Swinging Bridge, jailed for drug use
River Falls police arrested an 18-year-old Brooklyn Center man for drug possession after a couple found him passed out on rocks next to a pile...
News/crime and courts
May 21, 2014 - 1:17pm
May 20, 2014
Pierce County receives award for child care performance
The Pierce County Health & Human Services Department has been recognized for meeting all performance standards in the administration of the...
May 20, 2014 - 12:18pm
May 16, 2014
On the Job: Tricia Braun
Tricia Braun, WEDC The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has named Tricia Braun as the organization’s vice president of Economic and Community Develop-ment. Braun, who had been WEDC’s regional development and attraction director, has more than 15 years of economic...
May 16, 2014 - 2:14pm
On the Job: John Haen
John Haen, new CEO of Fiberstar, Inc. John Haen has been hired as the new CEO and president at River Falls-based Fiberstar, Inc., 713 St. Croix St. Fiberstar’s board of directors made the announcement. A statement from the board read: “John Haen is a proven...
May 16, 2014 - 2:10pm
May 13, 2014
Journal kept during mother's grief turned into book
Kay Armstrong Baker, formerly of River Falls, now of Maryland, has written a book based on a journal she kept after her pregnant daughter, Courtney,...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 13, 2014 - 3:45pm
May 9, 2014
Hudson Healing Together: A vigil to remember those lost to heroin set for May 15
The Hudson Community Foundation will hold Hudson Healing Together, a vigil to remember those lost to heroin and other drugs on Thursday, May...
News/crime and courts
May 9, 2014 - 1:52pm
Westconsin candy bar sales donated to CAB
Westconsin Credit Union held a candy bar fundraiser in recognition of its 75th Anniversary last month. Candy bars were sold at all Westconsin...
May 9, 2014 - 8:51am
May 8, 2014
Johnson leaving River Falls School District
South Washington County Schools in Minnesota has picked two new assistant superintendents -- one a longtime District 833 administrator, the other a school official and education professor in River Falls. Mike Johnson is academic services director in the River Falls School...
May 8, 2014 - 1:23pm
On the Job: Jeremy Freiheimer
Jeremy Freihammer Jeremy Freihammer was hired last year as assistant city engineer in River Falls last year. He was born in Brainerd, Minn., and is a 2004 graduate of North Dakota State University. For nine years he worked as a civil engineer for Interstate Engineering...
May 8, 2014 - 10:57am
On the Job: Katie Goar
Katie Goar Kate Goar has been hired as head of school at Heartland Montessori School, N8226 945th St., a private pre-K through sixth grade school in the town of River Falls. Goar has a bachelor’s in English from UW-Madison and a master of education degree from Loyola...
May 8, 2014 - 10:03am
On the Job: Paula Tiede
Paula Tiede is the new owner of the CURVES franchise in River Falls. Despite being a new member, she decided to buy CURVES when she saw that...
May 8, 2014 - 9:58am
May 6, 2014
Pierce Pepin closes appliance business
Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services announced its board of directors and management have determined it’s in the best interest of the cooperative...
May 6, 2014 - 12:11pm
Wrong way highway driver: ‘If you say so’
River Falls police stopped and arrested a 26-year-old New Richmond woman for drunk driving after she was allegedly traveling south in the northbound...
News/crime and courts
May 6, 2014 - 10:25am