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River Falls Journal
Wisconsin roundup: GOP lawmaker joins request for audit of veterans home's surplus; Catholic mass planned to recognize nuns killed in Mississippi; and 10 more state news stories
Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
March 15, 2013
Superintendent candidates disagree on school spending
The two candidates for state public school superintendent disagree on whether schools need more tax dollars. Incumbent Tony Evers and state Assembly Republican Don Pridemore debated the funding issue and others this week at a meeting in Madison of the Wisconsin Association of School...
March 15, 2013 - 10:23am
March 11, 2013
Forum showcases council candidates
A public River Falls City Council Candidate Forum takes place 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at the City Council Chambers located in the lower...
March 11, 2013 - 9:17am
March 6, 2013
Democrats shun spokesman for Walker-Dahmer comparison
The state Democratic Party will no longer use Graeme Zielinski as its chief spokesman after he compared Gov. Scott Walker to Milwaukee serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. He made the comments via three Twitter entries March 1 following the end of the John Doe investigation into Walker's...
March 6, 2013 - 2:31pm
March 5, 2013
Pierce jail insurance, space issues heard
The Pierce County Jail Ad Hoc Committee started its round of interviews Feb. 21 with those who deal directly with the jail on a firsthand basis. District...
March 5, 2013 - 3:24pm
March 4, 2013
They traveled far to make a statement
On the weekend of Feb. 16-17 two mother-daughter duos traveled to Washington, D.C. to have their voices heard.
March 4, 2013 - 9:33am
March 1, 2013
Letter: Take the plunge: Crazy is what you voted for
Here we go again. The Legislature is back in session and the loonies are still running the show. Walker wants to spend more money on school vouchers for more "for profit" schools. Their lobby spent lots of money keeping him in office. Walker also seems determined to sell our state...
March 1, 2013 - 9:09am
Birth of a party: Libertarians say come join us
Are you so fed up you've given up on politics? Are you frustrated during elections that there's no real choice besides voting Republican or...
March 1, 2013 - 8:52am
February 28, 2013
Local lawmakers weigh in on state budget work
Gov. Scott Walker's biennial budget proposal, introduced last week, drew hearty praise from local Republican lawmakers and ire from this area's...
February 28, 2013 - 10:03am
February 27, 2013
Kind aide to be in Ellsworth March 8
The office of U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-La Crosse) announced aides to the congressman will hold office hours across the Third Congressional District. Included...
February 27, 2013 - 2:02pm
February 22, 2013
Rhoades appointed to head state department
MADISON -- Gov. Scott Walker received Dennis G. Smith's resignation letter on Friday, Feb. 22, and appointed Department of Health Services (DHS) Deputy Secretary Kitty Rhoades as the new secretary. Rhoades, from Hudson, served in the state Assembly from 1999 until retiring in 2010....
February 22, 2013 - 10:44am
February 19, 2013
Roggensack, Fallone declared winners in Supreme Court race
With virtually all state votes tabulated in the primary election for the Wisconsin Supreme Court, incumbent Pat Roggensack and challenger Ed Fallone have been declared winners and will face each other in the April 2 spring election. Another challenger in the primary, Vince Megna,...
February 19, 2013 - 8:50pm
February 15, 2013
Walker wants tougher unemployment standards
Governor Scott Walker implied on Thursday, Feb. 14 that a number of unemployed people milk the system to keep getting jobless benefits. Walker told fellow conservative Charlie Sykes on WTMJ Radio in Milwaukee that employers tell him "all the time" that it's frustrating to have jobs...
February 15, 2013 - 9:57am
February 13, 2013
Locals lobby in Madison
Around 30 business, industry, civic, education and government leaders from the St. Croix Valley made their way to Madison Wednesday, Feb. 6 for...
February 13, 2013 - 2:49pm
February 7, 2013
Letter: Vote for incumbent in this judicial primary
The Wisconsin Supreme Court is the highest appellate court in the state. The Supreme Court has jurisdiction over original actions, appeals from lower courts and regulations or administration of the practice of law in Wisconsin. Feb. 19 is an important primary election and voters...
February 7, 2013 - 10:01am
Libertarian Party organizer releases position video library
February 7, 2013 - 8:00am