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UWRF professor’s new rose a winner
Plant disease class offered
Progress? Minnesota lawmakers ponder restoring tax reciprocity
Area school districts present united front against Gov. Walker’s budget
Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
crime and courts
Wildcat gymnasts heading to state; girls regional hoops champs
Fusion girls’ hockey sectional runner-up
Fusion skate to sectional final
Fusion win, Wildcats lose hockey playoff openers
Wild Side: Wild blank places on the map
Get a look at the stars
Dignity quilts donated
Global-minded River Falls speaker to analyze China, cyberwarfare
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
Theater group teaches kids about electricity
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Bridge Rail Panels
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./16/15 Public Hearing re: Moody Rezone Request
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Lyle and LaVerne Zastrow
Sonja C. Johnson
Dylan J. Denk, 22
Annette Blanchette, 77
Days Gone By: 1975 Malmer Brothers Red & White Grocery Store
Featured syndicated column: Who will be Republican gubernatorial candidate in 2018?
Featured syndicated column: This is the time for political moves and countermoves
Featured letter: Ambulance coverage still as good as ever
Featured letter to the editor: What is happening to education in Wisconsin?
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September 12, 2014
Candidate forum Oct. 7 will feature sheriff, senate candidates
The Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal community newspapers have organized a candidate forum to be held from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, Oct....
news / government
September 12, 2014 - 9:15am
September 4, 2014
UPDATED: Appeals Court overrules gay marriage bans in Wisconsin, Indiana
A U.S. appeals court on Thursday ruled that bans against gay marriage in the states of Wisconsin and Indiana violate the U.S. Constitution. The three-judge panel of the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously against the bans and in favor of same-sex couples,...
news / region
September 4, 2014 - 3:41pm
August 22, 2014
Rep. Dean Knudson receives State Chamber’s “Working for Wisconsin” Award
Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce (WMC), the State’s Chamber of Commerce, recently honored Rep. Dean Knudson with the prestigious “Working...
news / government
August 22, 2014 - 9:59am
August 14, 2014
Katie Thurmes wins Democratic clerk of court primary
Katie Thurmes of Somerset has won the Democratic primary for St. Croix County clerk of court, earning a spot on the Nov. 4 general election ballot, when her opponent will be departed Republican Clerk of Court Lori Meyer. Thurmes received 700 write-in votes to 509 write-in votes...
news / politics
August 14, 2014 - 11:28am
August 7, 2014
St. Croix County voters asked to weigh in on health care issue
When they go to the polls Nov. 4 to elect new state and federal officers, St. Croix County residents will also be asked their opinion of Wisconsin’s decision not to accept enhanced federal funds for BadgerCare. The enabling resolution adopted by the St. Croix County Board Aug....
August 7, 2014 - 9:56am
July 10, 2014
Hudson’s Burke: Televised political debates must stop excluding third party candidates
Libertarian candidate for governor Robert Burke of Hudson said Tuesday, July 8, that he will try to address exclusions and inequities of public access to Libertarian candidates running for office. The effort began last week with a letter to the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association...
news / politics
July 10, 2014 - 9:30am
July 9, 2014
Coach's will resume liquor sales
Coach's is reopening its bar just in time for River Falls Days. The bar shut down July 1-10 after city council suspended its liquor license. Coach's took the last step in reopening its bar at the Tuesday, July 8 City Council meeting. The City Council approved Coach's new liquor...
news / business
July 9, 2014 - 2:40pm
July 7, 2014
RFHS students attend statewide leadership conference
River Falls High School student Joseph Gehler hasn’t even turned 18 but has already led a successful campaign and been elected as mayor. He attended Badger Boys State last month at Ripon College in Ripon, Wisc., where he was mayor of a town called Rusk in Carpenter County. “I...
life / events
July 7, 2014 - 10:55am