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UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
New student enrollment at UW-River Falls highest in five years
crime and courts
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Northland Outdoors TV: Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
Gardeners to check out Future Farm
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
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
December 12, 2014
Barbershopper of the Year
The St. Croix Chordsmen named Ruwal Freese of Hudson the 2014 Barbershopper of the Year. Here the 2013 winner, John Roeber of St. Croix Falls,...
Life/arts and entertainment
December 12, 2014 - 8:57am
December 3, 2014
Jobless rates: Pierce, St. Croix are one, two
Wisconsin’s unemployment rates from October show Pierce and St. Croix counties with the state’s lowest rates. Pierce County was the lowest...
December 3, 2014 - 9:31am
November 21, 2014
Weekend Happenings: Nov. 21-23
This week in River Falls: Friday: Mockingjay at 7 and 9 p.m. See a preview at www.fallstheatre.com. Library lower level: Good Neighbors:...
November 21, 2014 - 4:14pm
November 5, 2014
Sharing Families: Holiday gift program sets goals, deadlines
Applications have gone out to potential recipients as the Sharing Families project starts its 27th year of holiday giving. During their Oct....
November 5, 2014 - 4:45pm
October 12, 2014
What is the sheriff’s role?
Guest speaker Sheriff Richard Ivan Mack, nationally recognized author, advocate for states’ rights and individual freedoms will discuss what the sheriff’s role is in county government and how it affects you and your constitutional rights on Oct. 20 and 21 in River Falls. He...
October 12, 2014 - 6:00am
September 15, 2014
Summer readers again on top at River Falls Library
Heather Johnson at the River Falls Public Library reports the summer reading program “Fizz Boom Read” was a spectacular success. The children...
September 15, 2014 - 4:02pm
September 9, 2014
RF man injured in biking accident; Eau Claire woman’s injuries fatal
A prominent River Falls man was seriously injured Sunday in a bike racing incident that will claim the life of a retired Eau Claire teacher. Dan Woll, 65, River Falls, former superintendent in the St. Croix Central and Menomonie school districts, saw Cheri Uelmen’s crash and...
September 9, 2014 - 9:57am
September 3, 2014
From crime reporter to farmer, Folk digs into hops production
Growing up in metro areas on the East Coast, earning a journalism degree and working as a crime reporter may not seem the usual path to growing...
September 3, 2014 - 3:48pm
August 27, 2014
CVTC President Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
EAU CLAIRE– Shortly after taking three buckets of ice water himself, Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) President Bruce Barker called...
August 27, 2014 - 3:13pm