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May 31, 2015
St. Croix begins looking at ways to pay for overdue 911 updates
May 31, 2015 - 6:00am
April 14, 2015
Town of St. Joseph resident Jim Laird looks out at a portion of the Willow River upstream from his home on the shores of Little Falls Lake. He wants to see the lake restored after a project that will draw it down while a downstream dam is inspected. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Concerns flow as Little Falls Lake project nears
April 14, 2015 - 11:03am
April 13, 2015
A Memory Café may be coming to a community near you. Working to make that happen are from left, Nancy Abrahamson, St. Croix County Dementia Care Specialist, facilitators Christina Marshall and Jackie Paulson, and Pat Graf, Active Older Adult Program coordinator for the YMCA in Hudson. Star Observer photo by Meg Heaton
Memory cafes: a place to find common ground
April 13, 2015 - 3:46pm
UW-River Falls students Eric Wenz and An Trieu make a presentation to judges during the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament held April 11 in Madison. Wenz, Trieu, and teammate Andrew Lind took first place in the competition, earning a $25,000 seed grant from UW-Extension and a spot in the International Business Model Competition in May. (Submitted photo)
UWRF student team wins $25,000 at Big Idea Tournament
April 13, 2015 - 12:34pm
March 20, 2015
Kristina Bourget, Mark Seidl
Bourget, Seidl seek area appellate court seat
March 20, 2015 - 10:44am
March 5, 2015
New Turningpoint director Alena Taylor says her experiences with the shelter’s clients will help her lead the agency going forward.
Shelter’s new director says her passion is heartfelt
March 5, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 3, 2015
Wisconsin Innovation Awards nominations now open
March 3, 2015 - 9:41am
February 12, 2015
Area organizations reach out to those in need
February 12, 2015 - 9:03am
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