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Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
Maiden Rock man charged with sixth OWI
Wisconsin roundup: Dems slam Walker for jumping into NFL anthem fray; should state drop 'Dairyland' from plates?; more state news stories
'Card cracking' case cracked by Hudson police
North Hudson man charged with sex assault
crime and courts
Northwoods League makes it official
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
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Carl Anthony Schneider
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Louis A. Thom
Delphine F. Cooper
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
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'
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September 27, 2017
At a crossroads: Repeat impaired drivers continue to slip through the system
There’s a difference between losing someone after a long illness and a death that occurs suddenly. Mark and Sue Riley learned that the hard...
September 27, 2017 - 8:45am
August 31, 2017
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
Waking up for school can be tough on kids and parents. Shifting from summer to a busy (early!) school routine makes it tempting to cut corners...
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
August 19, 2017
City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Both the city of River Falls and the town of River Falls recently approved a special use permit for a sand mining operation on land owned by Peterson Family Real Estate LLC. The land to be mined, W10322 Highway 29, is in the jurisdiction of both the town of River Falls and the city...
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
June 16, 2017
St. Croix River bridge ceremony planned for Aug. 2
OAK PARK HEIGHTS, Minn. — The ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new St. Croix River bridge will be 10 a.m. Aug. 2, but Minnesota Department...
June 16, 2017 - 10:44am
June 10, 2017
Women support women through Habitat event
Tara McCracken had never volunteered for a Habitat for Humanity Women Build event before. In fact, she had never volunteered for Habitat at all...
June 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 7, 2017
Business Notebook: Physical therapist earns certification; Everson and VonWald join Weichert Realtors
Carol Gardner, a physical therapist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, recently became a board-certified clinical specialist in women's...
June 7, 2017 - 11:07am
June 6, 2017
Time for a new stretch in RF walking paths
The network of pedestrian paths surrounding the Kinnickinnic River in River Falls is set to grow this summer—not once, but twice. City...
June 6, 2017 - 8:00am
May 26, 2017
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
The final inmate was apprehended Friday afternoon, May 26, after a transport van carrying nine prisoners was taken over.
May 26, 2017 - 11:49am
April 20, 2017
RF recognizes National Weather Awareness Week
The week of April 17-21 is National Weather Awareness Week. That included a statewide tornado drill held Thursday, April 20. Schools were asked to conduct tornado drills at 1:45 p.m. Families and second shift workers were asked to hold a drill at 6:45 p.m. In cases of severe weather,...
April 20, 2017 - 6:49pm
March 17, 2017
St. Croix board not ready for prime-time phone voting
HUDSON — For key votes, should members of the St. Croix County Board be permitted to cast votes over the phone if they aren't present at the board's monthly meeting? That issue was debated Tuesday night, March 7, during the board's meeting. The problem arises when a so-called...
March 17, 2017 - 5:00am
February 20, 2017
St. Croix banquet honors the best in business
On the evening of Feb. 16, the St. Croix Econonic Development Corporation honored its 2016 business of the year winners at R&D Banquet Hall...
February 20, 2017 - 10:28am
February 6, 2017
College professor a finalist in fiction competition
When he's not teaching his students the art of creative writing or juggling his three kids at home, Dr. Joseph Rein writes. Rein, an assistant...
February 6, 2017 - 8:49am
January 24, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmaker raises concern over Walker welfare plan; winter weather to return; 8 more state news stories
A Wisconsin Senate Democrat says children could be hurt by Gov. Scott Walker's plan to expand the work requirement to get food stamps. The Republican Walker held briefings in four cities Monday to explain his plan, which would extend the current 80 hour-per-month work or job training...
January 24, 2017 - 11:18am
January 12, 2017
Former Pierce HR director dies by suicide
A former Pierce County human resources manager died by suicide last week amidst an investigation for alleged misconduct in a position he took after leaving Ellsworth. Raymond "R.J." Weitz, 63, killed himself Dec. 29, Portage County Coroner Scott Rifleman confirmed last Thursday....
January 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 10, 2017
Authorities raid Star Prairie home
More than a pound of packaged pot, 20 marijuana plants and a handgun were seized over the weekend in Star Prairie, where a suspected drug dealer...
January 10, 2017 - 3:40pm