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River States Truck and Trailer named to the Deloitte Wisconsin 75
Polk County woman killed, St. Croix County teen injured in crash
Wisconsin roundup: Packers fans ponder future after Rodgers injury; lawmaker takes aim at roadmaps; more state news stories
UW-River Falls Foundation has record year
Fall festivity: 3 projects to bring season inside
crime and courts
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
RF volleyball clinches BRC title, top seed
DI transfers give Falcons a boost
Boys run to 4th at Old Abe Invite
Volleyball keeps on rolling
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
Mosaic workshop with Riana de Raad Oct. 21-22 at The Phipps
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Sharing Families readies for new season, sets up Facebook page
Rush River Ramblers featured in first 2017-18 barn dance
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
PUBLIC NOTICE: UW-River Falls - Bidding Waiver Request
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Regular Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/16/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/18/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Carl Anthony Schneider
Louis A. Thom
Delphine F. Cooper
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
Greg Peters column: Setting the 'Barr' high
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Letters: Time to reclaim the Kinni; Suggestions for the city's 'lakes'
Vinehout column: Hemp's time has come
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March 16, 2017
Pierce County Farm Bureau advocates at the Capitol
MADISON – Members of Pierce County Farm Bureau, along with nearly 400 other farmers and members from various farm groups throughout Wisconsin...
March 16, 2017 - 9:50am
Bridge over freeway slated for future fix
At the March 7 Kinnickinnic Town Board meeting, Karl Kopacz and Adam Sauer of the state's Department of Transportation presented an overview of future bridge reconstruction. The reconstruction involves a demolition and rebuild of the Interstate-94 bridge that crosses Kinnickinnic...
March 16, 2017 - 5:00am
March 14, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man allegedly used nails as political retribution; poll worker training promised to keep 17-year-olds from voting; 7 more state news stories
Man arrested for throwing nails in political opponents' driveways LA CROSSE — Polarized politics turns into criminal damage in La Crosse, where a man faces charges for tossing roofing nails into the driveways of Republican supporters.
March 14, 2017 - 4:04pm
March 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin still lags in its pace of job creation; semi plows into travel mart; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin continues to lag behind two thirds of the states in its pace of job creation. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Wisconsin had a year-to-year private sector job growth of 1 percent as of last September, with 25,600 jobs created during that 12-month period....
March 10, 2017 - 7:53am
Cutting edge: Easy to speak up
A first-year state lawmaker says what matters most is "the voice of my constituents." Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (R-River Falls, 30th District),...
March 10, 2017 - 5:00am
March 6, 2017
'The law is silent, but we won't be'
In the lower level of the Public Library a "virtual town hall" was held Thursday evening, Feb. 23, in the hopes that U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (D-Wis.)...
March 6, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 1, 2017
Ethics complaint against St. Croix supervisor dismissed
The ethics board of the St. Croix County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in February to dismiss an ethics complaint against one of its members. An ethics complaint was brought last fall against Scott J. Nelson, town of Hudson. The complainant alleged that since Nelson serves...
March 1, 2017 - 12:02pm
February 28, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Renewed push to stall Capitol's 'revolving door'; police union responds to trooper nametag issue; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Another Wisconsin lawmaker is proposing a one year waiting period on lawmakers becoming lobbyists after they leave the Legislature. But unlike past attempts, Assembly Democrat Dana Wachs of Eau Claire says his measure has a chance to succeed since colleagues of both parties...
February 28, 2017 - 9:59am
February 22, 2017
Congressional 'Recess' not all play for local group
This week U.S. congressmen and women are supposed to be back home for what is called a district work period. Traditionally they've met with constituents in person at public Town Hall meetings, listening to comments and answering questions on upcoming issues of national importance....
February 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
HUDSON — A dam project at Willow River State Park would receive a funding boost under a Gov. Scott Walker proposal announced Monday. The Republican...
February 22, 2017 - 9:58am
February 16, 2017
These four duke it out in city primary
There is a Tuesday, Feb. 21, primary election in River Falls for District 1 voters. There is also a statewide primary for Wisconsin superintendent...
February 16, 2017 - 4:57pm
Walker budget calls for more education funding
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker called for new spending on education and a reduction in taxes in his budget presentation last week to Wisconsin lawmakers. The Republican governor said the impact of Act 10 policies issued in 2011 have led to reinvestments in the state reflected in...
February 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 7, 2017
University hosts talk on fake news, democracy
UW-River Falls is hosting a panel discussion, "The Effect of Fake News on Democracy," at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, in North Hall auditorium.The discussion is part of the Communication & Media Studies Department's Working Journalists Lecture Series.
February 7, 2017 - 3:09pm
February 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Kind joins House GOP in striking down Obama gun restriction; UW to review ban on considering criminal records for admissions; and 10 more state news stories
WASHINGTON, DC -- La Crosse Democrat Ron Kind joins House Republicans in striking down a rule that stops at least some Social Security disability recipients from buying guns. Kind joined four Wisconsin Republicans Thursday in dropping Barack Obama's rule to force the Social Security...
February 3, 2017 - 8:43am
February 2, 2017
Demonstrators declare: 'This is democracy'
Every day, school children around the country recite a pledge that promises 'liberty and justice for all.' Longtime town of Martell resident...
February 2, 2017 - 9:34am