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Solo snowmobiler suffers broken leg in mishap Sunday
Students of the month selected at middle school
Come ask questions of River Falls mayoral candidates
UWRF equestrians win regional championship
On the Job: Michele Huppert
crime and courts
Falcon women win WIAC hockey title
Wildcat gymnasts place third at state
Fusion fall in OT in state semifinal
RFGC moving to new quarters this month
Squirts off to state
RF Ambasaadors seeking 2014 candidates
Signs of spring
Heating bills lighten wallets; help is available
Competitive marshmallow madness strikes library … again
arts and entertainment
Merle Klug, 90
Bernard Sherman Grant, 95
Dorothy M. Owen, 94
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
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
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/27/14 Hearing - Kristine Levine, Variance
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/14 Hydroelectric Project Relicensing Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/17/14 Planning Commission Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/12/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
On the Job: Dr. Bonnie Rohr, new family physician in Roberts
Dr. Bonnie Rohr, family physician, has joined HealthPartners Clinic in Roberts. She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School, and is a board-certified family practice physician with many years of experience, most recently in Osceola. "I look forward to caring for...
business / / health
April 11, 2013 - 2:45pm
August 8, 2012
Depression need not be part of aging process
Myth: Depression is an expected part of growing older. Fact: While older adults are susceptible to depression, it is not a "given" that one should expect to have to deal with depression as one gets older. As we grow older, all of us will experience some life changes such as retirement,...
August 8, 2012 - 6:37am
July 6, 2012
Former astronaut Brown emphasizes importance of NASA
"It's one of those things that you would never expect you'd be doing," said Hudson resident and former astronaut Curt Brown. Brown, a former Air Force pilot, worked with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, or NASA, from 1987 to 1999. He took six different missions...
July 6, 2012 - 8:03am
May 10, 2012
Historical Society offers activities on Mother's Day weekend
Events include Yellowstone Trail activities, Cemetery Walk and free Octagon tours for moms The St. Croix County Historical Society is offering a variety of events on Mother's Day weekend including Yellowstone Trail activities and the Willow River Cemetery Walk on Saturday and free...
events / life
May 10, 2012 - 11:43am
February 24, 2012
St. Croix County's newest K9 officer is Dex
The year went by fast for St. Croix County Sheriff's Deputy Joshua Stenseth who lost his K9 partner Ace in February of 2011. For Stenseth it seems like just yesterday when he had to make the gut-wrenching decision to euthanize Ace. However the arrival of a new bouncing, enthusiastic...
news / government
February 24, 2012 - 9:22am
Wookey named COO at WESTconsin
WESTconsin Credit Union announced that Jim Wookey is the company's next chief operations officer. In his new role, Wookey will oversee the operations of the credit union's 12 offices as well as the sales and service center divisions. A familiar face to the credit union, Wookey has...
February 24, 2012 - 9:04am
January 26, 2012
Kolashinski is new local Edina Realty sales manager
Kim Kolashinski has been named the new sales manager of Edina Realty's Hudson and River Falls sales offices. The Hudson office is located at 400 So. Second Street. The agency serves Hudson, River Falls, Prescott, Roberts, New Richmond, Glenwood City, Baldwin/Woodville, Spring...
January 26, 2012 - 11:58am
December 16, 2011
Investigator Gifford eyes third career
Dave Gifford is about to embark on his third career. The 55-year-old Hudson native will retire from the St. Croix County sheriff's Department...
December 16, 2011 - 10:58am
October 4, 2011
Rommel, Larsen named to St. Croix Valley Foundation board
The Board of Directors of the St. Croix Valley Foundation elected two new board members at their annual meeting on Sept. 13. Elected were Katrina...
October 4, 2011 - 4:07pm
August 9, 2010
Nordstrand's Hudson book signing is Thursday, Aug. 12; Ellsworth Aug. 16
Author Burt Nordstrand has scheduled a book signing Thursday, Aug. 12 at Second Street Crossing in Hudson from 4 to 6 p.m. A successful local and regional businessman, Nordstrand took on a book-writing project with his "tell-all" book "Living With the Enemy." If there is anything...
health / life
August 9, 2010 - 10:15am
May 15, 2010
Vega elected to PDK International Board
José E. Vega of Hudson has been elected to the board of directors of PDK International, a global association for educators with more than 35,000 members. Members in Region C, one of the six redistricted PDK regions that, as of July 1, will include North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota,...
May 15, 2010 - 11:35am
June 12, 2009
Local musician releases debut album
Denise Minea grew up around music, as her family was a very musical one. Ever since she was a young girl, she has been singing in church choirs, too. Now Minea, a Woodbury resident, is hoping to reach others with her debut album of Christian folk music, "In This Life: Reflections...
arts and entertainment / life
June 12, 2009 - 9:12am
January 23, 2009
Think tank says 142,000 would flock to state if universal coverage adopted
A state think tank says the sick and the insurable would flock to Wisconsin if the state passes its proposed tax-funded health plan. The Policy Research Institute predicts that 142,000 people would move to the Badger State if Healthy Wisconsin passes. Senate Majority Leader Russ...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Dead man gets economic stimulus check
If you didn't get an economic stimulus check, you may not be happy to know that even dead people got them. Julie Zimmermann of Mukwonago lost her father last May. His final tax return was filed this spring and several heirs plan to divvy up his $600 rebate. Zimmermann is expecting...
July 8, 2008 - 9:00am