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Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board and Discover Wisconsin shine spotlight on dairy industry
River Falls man sustains serious injuries in crash
CVTC construction program to showcase home project
St. Croix Valley responds to LGBT flag crimes
RFPD to host prescription drug takeback
crime and courts
Wildcat soccer, golf, battle the elements
Booters split in BRC
Netters fall to Hudson
Falcon roundup: Softball sweeps Martin Luther
Two UW-River Falls students advance to IHSA Hunter Seat Nationals
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
New to New Richmond offers chance to meet people in the area
VIDEO: RF takes back the night
Make a difference and meet 'Scrappy the Fish'
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
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TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
Susan Kaye Gilbertson, 62
Paul D. Ritzinger, 62
Lorraine Ann Younggren Marcinek, 91
Agnes Fogerty, 89
Catherine E. Farrell, 99
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Letters to the Editor (April 20, 2017)
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Grateful this program survived the chopping block
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
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January 20, 2017
In with the new, but let's salute the old
Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, brought the inaugural in Washington D.C. of new President Donald Trump. Far away in River Falls, Vicki Cobian, W9593 710th...
January 20, 2017 - 3:01pm
January 17, 2017
Greater St. Croix Valley Legislative Day set for Feb. 8
MADISON -- Leaders from Dunn, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties will travel to the state capitol in Madison on Wednesday, Feb. 8, for the annual Greater St. Croix Valley Legislative Day.
January 17, 2017 - 7:00am
January 12, 2017
New Congress introduces bill to strip protections from endangered wolves
WASHINGTON— Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, including Sean Duffy (R-Wis.), introduced a bill Jan. 10 that would strip federal protections from wolves in the Great Lakes region and Wyoming, making the animals vulnerable to state-regulated trophy hunting and trapping....
January 12, 2017 - 9:14am
December 28, 2016
River Falls spring election: And then there were four
With District 1 City Council member David Cronk deciding not to run for an eighth term, the number of candidates vying to replace him has reached four. That means there will be a February primary for the District 1 race before the April 5 spring election.
December 28, 2016 - 3:58pm
December 25, 2016
No matter what the grade, their policy passed
They may not have been sure yet how they'd done in their Politics of American Cities class, but last Tuesday a group of UW-River Falls students...
December 25, 2016 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
New assemblyman holds in-district inauguration in River Falls
A ceremonial swearing in for state Representative-elect Shannon Zimmerman of the 30th Assembly District was held at River Falls City Hall. After...
December 23, 2016 - 2:02pm
December 21, 2016
Duffy to Obama, Trump and others: Halt refugee resettlement plans for St. Croix region
Washington D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Duffy appealed to President Obama and the head of Lutheran Social Services (LSS) of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan to reconsider their plans to resettle Syrian refugees in the western Wisconsin area without conducting a thorough examination...
December 21, 2016 - 3:19pm
December 20, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker supports Constitutional Convention renewed proposal would reduce child support paid by the wealthy; and 11 state news stories
MADISON — There's more talk in Wisconsin about a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. Republican Gov. Scott Walker was asked about it during a recent telephone town hall meeting. Despite disagreements from some law professors, Walker says he's convinced a convention could...
December 20, 2016 - 11:09am
December 19, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Despite bitter cold, vast majority of schools are open; busiest mailing day of the year begins; and 10 more state news stories
Wisconsin is going through its second straight morning of bitter cold temperatures, but very few schools are closed. A quick check of TV stations around the Badger State shows that many small town districts in south central Wisconsin are opening two hours late Monday morning. Clinton...
December 19, 2016 - 8:53am
December 16, 2016
Update: Former mayor now a city council candidate in a contested race
Eric Amundsen, former River Falls mayor, has filed the necessary papers and signatures to become a candidate for the City Council District 1 seat in the spring election. That seat is being vacated by the retiring Dave Cronk. Cronk, a former teacher in the River Falls School District,...
December 16, 2016 - 2:45pm
Wisconsin round up: Wisconsin has nation's second largest improvement in health rankings; Standoff with shots fired ends with suspect's death; and 11 more state news stories
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Wisconsin is the nation's 20th healthiest state, according to the annual "America's Health Rankings" from the United Health Foundation. The Badger State rose four spots from last year, tied for the nation's second largest increase in its overall rank -- but UW-Madison...
December 16, 2016 - 8:57am
December 15, 2016
State Board approves recreation plan despite lawsuit; former juror to be questioned for alleged improper behavior; and 11 more state news stories
MADISON -- The state Natural Resources Board has voted to allow off road motorcycle riding and model rockets at a nature area, despite a lawsuit to ban those activities. The board voted 7-0 Wednesday for a master plan at the Sauk Prairie State Recreation area, on the site of the...
December 15, 2016 - 9:31am
December 14, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; state bill would require drug tests for certain high school students; and 10 more state news stories
Unlike Tuesday morning, it's above zero everywhere in Wisconsin. But forecasters say the respite won't last long as another round of arctic air pushes its way into the Badger State Wednesday. By Thursday morning, lows are supposed to get down to 15 below with wind chills as cold...
December 14, 2016 - 9:46am
December 1, 2016
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
The presidential recount got underway Thursday in Wisconsin, including Pierce County, where efforts there were estimated to be among the most...
December 1, 2016 - 4:24pm
Wisconsin roundup: UW System chancellors seeking more funding; hand recounts for majority of counties; 8 more state news stories
OSHKOSH -- After absorbing budget cuts in 10 of the last 12 years, chancellors in the University of Wisconsin System are hoping lawmakers will give them a little more money this time. The system is asking for an additional $42 million from the state. UW Madison Chancellor Rebecca...
December 1, 2016 - 11:06am