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Falcon Roundup: Mens' hockey advances in WIAC Tourney; Women skaters blanked by Eau Claire
Boys' basketball: Cats streak to fifth straight
State Wrestling: RF's Fuller, Williamson reach semifinals
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Falcons earn home tourney game
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
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RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/27/18 Referendum Forum
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Pavilion
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2018-03 (Annex Territory)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/27/18 COUNCIL MTG
NOTICE OF HEARING: Patrick J. Shankey, et al., vs. Chris Alvarado; Case 17SC1422
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Falls Theatre to add second screen
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
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Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
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February 16, 2018
Arts Minded column: Looking for budding artists
Art's House Gallery has space for budding artists to exhibit their work. Right now, the gallery has a fine "Valentine" exhibit — some of those artists, as good as they are, are no better known than YOU. If you are not an artist, you need to see this exhibit. It includes three...
February 16, 2018 - 2:35pm
February 14, 2018
Viewpoint: Love your heart, too
Roses are red. Violets are blue. Do not forget to love your heart too. February is American Heart Month which is a good time to think about the...
February 14, 2018 - 8:00am
February 1, 2018
Arts Minded column: Coming together as 'Crokicurl'
Flying back home to ice and snow country, I dug into a story in the January 2018 issue of Delta Sky. Ordinarily I might not pay it much mind, but an article titled "Right on the Button" referenced my home town of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. My interest was peaked. You may ask what's...
February 1, 2018 - 7:15pm
January 25, 2018
Making corrections and additions to our calendar
This arts calendar update includes a correction of the Jan. 18 ArtsMinded column and the addition of events near at hand. Correct dates for the Frances Cohler Coffee Concert Series follow. All are free, Fridays at noon, Abbott Concert Hall, Kleinpell Fine Arts, UW-RF. • Jan. 26,...
January 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 24, 2018
Viewpoint: Be well for a healthy new year
Now that the holiday season is passed us, many look forward to the new year to start a clean slate. Weight management ranks as one of the most...
January 24, 2018 - 6:19am
January 17, 2018
Arts Minded column: Do you want to exhibit your artwork? You can!
How many of those reading are artists — but have never had quite the chance to exhibit their art? You've done art for years — maybe started as a toddler. Many have told you that you do a pretty good job? Maybe your high school art teacher was smitten by your work. Maybe...
January 17, 2018 - 1:33pm
January 15, 2018
Arts Minded column: Iris Apfel — inspiration to anyone of any age
As I contemplated my wardrobe choices for a fancy, black tie New Year's party last week, I was reminded of a documentary film about a woman whose life is a serious work of art. If you are unaware of the nonagenarian, Iris Apfel, you are missing out on someone whose free flowing vision...
January 15, 2018 - 10:00pm
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Those of us who've noticed an unmistakable decline in the ability to accomplish all the verses of Good King Wenceslas may want to track down the following story (published in the Fall 2017 issue of University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Alumni Magazine) titled Creative Genius. Featured...
December 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 3, 2013
Editorial: On, Wisconsin: Recall reform makes sense
A common-sense proposal is slowly making its way through the Wisconsin Legislature. Assembly Joint Resolution 25 seeks to reform the state’s recall laws. The resolution’s authors explain that the idea for the move stems from the recall mess that entangled the state in some nasty,...
July 3, 2013 - 2:12pm
June 15, 2013
Editorial: Two-party system: Not only what divides but what ails us
In Washington, with a Republican-controlled House and a Democrat president, there's a lockdown. One political observer says the next four years will be one of "stasis" over budget priorities because neither the president or the House of Representatives have the power to prevail. Thus,...
June 15, 2013 - 9:10am
June 13, 2013
Letter: Veterans are grateful
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 121 of River Falls recognizes Dick's Fresh Market, Family Fresh Foods, and Shopko for space provided us for our Poppy Day, Friday, May 17. We also thank everyone who donated for poppies during the month of May. A special thank you for the young...
June 13, 2013 - 12:19pm
Letter: Many will miss you, Debbie
I wish to express my thanks and regards to the River Falls Journal for the wonderful work of Debbie Griffin. She was both a friend and a co-volunteer at St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity. Her wonderful smile, laugh and gentle spirit was and is a blessing to our community. She...
June 13, 2013 - 12:18pm
Letter: There many ways to learn valuable lessons
There's always stories from the students that surface throughout the year about volunteer readers. One recent story involved a third-grade young man who has read with volunteer reader Gordon Hedahl this past year. One day the student and I were reading about parks. He deviated...
June 13, 2013 - 12:17pm
Letter: Clearly, a wise leader
In Tom Westerhaus's last column, I was inspired and impressed when I read the list of what our latest superintendent has learned in his career. I thank him for sharing it and for being such a positive example. My three children graduated before he held the office here, but for those...
June 13, 2013 - 12:16pm
June 7, 2013
Reporting road starts, ends in River Falls
The adage "time flies when you're having fun" rings true for me as I wrap up eight years of reporting in River Falls. A happy kind of job-location...
June 7, 2013 - 9:16am