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January 29, 2015
Work on the St. Croix Crossing Bridge is continuing through the winter. This is a view from atop Pier 7 West on the Minnesota side of the river, looking toward the five river piers and the Wisconsin bluff in the distance. See pages 6 and 7A for an update on the construction and more photos. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
St. Croix Crossing rises
January 29, 2015 - 9:01am
January 28, 2015
St. Paul NAACP president Jeff Martin (left) and Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove speak at a social justice forum held at the River Falls Public Library Tuesday evening.
Gathering at library talks social justice
January 28, 2015 - 11:15am
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 23, 2015
Parks & Rec board hopes you’ll take a hike on these trails
January 23, 2015 - 9:07am
January 18, 2015
Sofia Cole, 13, of Ellsworth, spends time with Precious at the UW-River Falls Mann Valley Farm with Camp Badger Exploring Engineering Camp last summer. The residential weeklong camp is for Wisconsin and Minnesota students entering 8th grade who are interested in math and science. As part of the camp, participants explore various engineering fields and what careers are involved.
UW-River Falls offers engineering camp for teens
January 18, 2015 - 6:00am
January 17, 2015
Applicants sought for St. Croix County judgeship
January 17, 2015 - 6:00am
January 15, 2015
You don’t have to live in River Falls to work for the city
January 15, 2015 - 8:56am
December 12, 2014
Ruwal Freese, of Hudson, 2014 Barbershopper of the Year, and John Roeber of St. Croix Falls, 2013 winner.
Barbershopper of the Year
December 12, 2014 - 8:57am
December 3, 2014
Jobless rates: Pierce, St. Croix are one, two
December 3, 2014 - 9:31am
November 21, 2014
Weekend Happenings: Nov. 21-23
November 21, 2014 - 4:14pm
November 5, 2014
Sharing Families: Holiday gift program sets goals, deadlines
November 5, 2014 - 4:45pm
October 12, 2014
What is the sheriff’s role?
October 12, 2014 - 6:00am
September 15, 2014
Summer readers again on top at River Falls Library
September 15, 2014 - 4:02pm
September 9, 2014
RF man injured in biking accident; Eau Claire woman’s injuries fatal
September 9, 2014 - 9:57am
September 3, 2014
Looking for an income-producing crop for his small town of Kinnickinnic farm, Adam Folk chose to grow hops used to make craft beers. Although the bines, vine-like woody stalks, are producing cones now, the perennials won’t reach maturity and full production for a couple of years. (River Falls Journal photos by Judy Wiff)
From crime reporter to farmer, Folk digs into hops production
September 3, 2014 - 3:48pm