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River Falls Journal
All aboard for another year
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Parking permit enforcement to begin
Sex offender charged in River Falls assault
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
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
Featured photo: Lake George
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
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 9/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda and Hearing
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/13/16 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/16 Special Meeting (Closed Session)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/6/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
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
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
May 30, 2013
Letter: Call now before thousands lose BadgerCare benefits
May 30, 2013 - 1:13pm
May 28, 2013
UPDATE: Act of Congress leads to bridge project's start
It was a day John Soderberg didn't know if he'd ever witness. In the shadow of the aging Stillwater Lift Bridge, area business leaders, residents,...
May 28, 2013 - 5:14pm
May 24, 2013
Letter: School presentation marred by this political posturing
It's offensive to force people to listen to biased political arguments that they have no desire to hear, but unfortunately it's not uncommon. It happened, for example, on the evening of May 13 during the annual River Falls High School Awards program. The program provides scholarships...
May 24, 2013 - 3:53pm
May 21, 2013
Save the trees
A group between 20-30 participated in a protest Tuesday morning to save the two oak trees that have stood on the Pierce County Courthouse front...
May 21, 2013 - 4:17pm
May 15, 2013
Knudson expects some increase in state aid for schools
State Rep. Dean Knudson told the small group of people who attended his listening session Saturday at the Hudson Area Library that he expects...
May 15, 2013 - 4:24pm
May 3, 2013
Knudson announces listening sessions, encourages constituent input and discussion
State Assemblyman Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) announced that he will hold three listening sessions in the 30th Assembly District. A member of the...
May 3, 2013 - 9:22am
April 25, 2013
Council OKs process to fill vacancy
Mayor Dan Toland said during Tuesday's City Council meeting, "As everyone knows, after the last election we were left with one open council seat."...
April 25, 2013 - 9:41am
April 18, 2013
Committee gathers hours of budget-related testimony in Baldwin
The Joint Committee on Finance, made up of Wisconsin senators and Assembly members, met in Baldwin for seven hours Thursday to gather testimony...
April 18, 2013 - 2:17pm
April 12, 2013
Supreme court justice marks milestone
April 12, 2013 - 10:12am
Senator's visit mixes politics, business
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson's workplace at the nation's capital is 1,100 miles from Interfacial Solutions' River Falls research/manufacturing facility,...
April 12, 2013 - 8:48am
April 3, 2013
Two council incumbents defeated; Martell write-in wins for chairman
Randy Kusilek and David Reese were knocked off the River Falls City Council in Tuesday's spring election. Katie Chaffee, former mayor of River...
April 3, 2013 - 8:42am
April 2, 2013
Dan Pearson elected Troy chair
Based on unofficial results Daniel Pearson has been elected chair in the town of Troy. Pearson defeated David Hense 333-157. Supervisors Sue...
April 2, 2013 - 9:37pm
March 29, 2013
Four City Council races up for grabs
Editor's Note: Candidates were asked to provide basic biographical information and a word-limited answer to the question, "How will your knowledge,...
March 29, 2013 - 8:52am
March 28, 2013
Town of River Falls: Treasurer's race contested
In the town of River Falls the treasurer position is up for grabs. Below is a statement from each of the candidates. Rita Kozak As a 25 year...
March 28, 2013 - 9:30am