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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
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May 31, 2015
St. Croix begins looking at ways to pay for overdue 911 updates
HUDSON – St. Croix County supervisors were told last week that the second phase of updating the county’s 911 system will cost more than rough estimates, and because the county has committed to bond issues for the new Health Center, paying for the update will be tricky. “We...
News/crime and courts
May 31, 2015 - 6:00am
April 14, 2015
Concerns flow as Little Falls Lake project nears
Jim Laird treasures his commanding view of Little Falls Lake. A bay window at his home opens up a nearpanoramic view of the lake, from which...
April 14, 2015 - 11:03am
April 13, 2015
Memory cafes: a place to find common ground
A memory café is like any other café in a lot of respects. It is a place to go when getting out of the house sounds like a good idea. It is...
April 13, 2015 - 3:46pm
UWRF student team wins $25,000 at Big Idea Tournament
A small packet of soap has led to very big things for three UW-River Falls students and aspiring entrepreneurs. Eric Wenz, a senior from Hudson...
April 13, 2015 - 12:34pm
March 20, 2015
Bourget, Seidl seek area appellate court seat
When voters head to the polls, they have a choice in the judge that joins the District III Court of Appeals. Mark Seidl, a Wausau private-practice...
March 20, 2015 - 10:44am
March 5, 2015
Shelter’s new director says her passion is heartfelt
Alena Taylor seemed almost destined to become the new director of Turningpoint domestic abuse shelter in River Falls. She puts it this way:...
March 5, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 3, 2015
Wisconsin Innovation Awards nominations now open
Wisconsin entrepreneurs, inventors and creative thinkers are encouraged to submit their products, services or organizations for recognition at...
March 3, 2015 - 9:41am
February 12, 2015
Area organizations reach out to those in need
River Falls resident Carrie Kittleson said she wouldn’t be where she is now without the help of several nonprofit organizations that helped her go from homelessness to independence. Click here to read more about Kittleson’s story. There are many nonprofits and many programs...
February 12, 2015 - 9:03am
January 29, 2015
St. Croix Crossing rises
Massive is the adjective that comes to mind when viewing the St. Croix Crossing Bridge from the construction site. The new four-lane bridge...
January 29, 2015 - 9:01am
January 28, 2015
Gathering at library talks social justice
A group of people gathered in the River Falls Public Library's downstairs meeting room Tuesday evening to discuss social justice. The public...
January 28, 2015 - 11:15am
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
St. Croix Valley Bird Club invites the public to attend a presentation from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, by guest speakers Mike Reese and...
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 23, 2015
Parks & Rec board hopes you’ll take a hike on these trails
Many River Falls residents and visitors love to walk on the White Pathway. The paved trail is popular with the entire population, from parents pushing strollers to the elderly, and everyone in between. But it isn’t the only place to walk and enjoy nature in River Falls. The White...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 23, 2015 - 9:07am
January 18, 2015
UW-River Falls offers engineering camp for teens
Wisconsin and Minnesota teenagers with an interest in math and science can explore engineering when they attend a weeklong summer camp on the...
January 18, 2015 - 6:00am
January 17, 2015
Applicants sought for St. Croix County judgeship
HUDSON -- Gov. Scott Walker is seeking applicants for appointment to the St. Croix County Circuit Court. The new appointee will replace St. Croix County Judge Howard W. Cameron, who is resigning effective March 4. The new appointee, should he or she choose to run, would be up...
January 17, 2015 - 6:00am
January 15, 2015
You don’t have to live in River Falls to work for the city
Aside from seeking a 7 ½ year license extension to operate the two hydroelectric dams, the City Council at its Jan. 13 regular meeting also: Voted to remove residency requirements for city employees. In an increasingly mobile age, council member Dan Gulick said the residency...
January 15, 2015 - 8:56am