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Former Hudson man accused of raping child
Pierce County Circuit Court — Criminal
Zlesak is UW-River Falls 2017 Distinguished Teacher of the Year
Big freshman class overflowing UWRF dorms, classrooms and cafeterias
Hurricanes hit home
crime and courts
Football: Cats can't hold on at ECM
Golfers in hunt for BRC title
Swimmers edged by Menomonie
Another fun week: Cats take Watertown title to improve to 23-0
Falcon Roundup: Volleyball wins Page Arena opener; UWRF outshot UMM, 33-4
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
'The Savannah Sipping Society' has friends at the forefront
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
'American Pickers' to film in Wisconsin
UW-River Falls Dairy Farm Safety Symposium to be held at World Dairy Expo Oct. 5
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/26/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/26/17 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 10/5/17 Hearing - Mjoen Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/25/17 Regular Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/28/17 Food Service Advisory Council Meeting
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Francis J. and Helen H. Ptacek
Carl A. Schneider, 54
Roger F. Swenson, 85
Reiter column: Lizards and salamanders of Wisconsin
Letters: This is what we can do; Clear expectation of Congress
Woodworking: Don't always believe the movie critics
Viewpoint: State budget sent to governor
Viewpoint: Problems left for the next budget writers
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September 2, 2017
Splishin' and a splashin'
Wildcat senior Emma Handlos loves to watch other runners at the River Falls Extreme Cross Country Meet. "It's kind of fun to watch them wipe...
September 2, 2017 - 10:00am
August 31, 2017
Henson to 'retire' from AOK
Harold Henson was one of the first artists to take part in the River Falls Community Arts Base's Art on the Kinni event, more than 20 years ago....
August 31, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 29, 2017
River Falls School District bus routes
School is starting Tuesday, Sept. 5 and the River Falls School District's "big yellows" (school busses) will be back on the road, transporting...
August 29, 2017 - 5:33pm
City launches Tree Power Program in time for fall planting
River Falls Municipal Utilities recently launched the 2017 Tree Power Program, providing RFMU customers with an opportunity to purchase a tree...
August 29, 2017 - 8:00am
August 28, 2017
Mark your calendar for author visits
The library will be closed Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2, 3, and 4. Drop boxes will be open and you can always renew materials online, www.more.lib.wi.us. The library will resume Sunday hours (1-4 p.m.) on Sept. 10. New in the Kleinpell Gallery downstairs: The Ways: Stories on Culture...
August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 27, 2017
Woodworking: It's all in the name
I have always loved to gaze at atlases and discover town names and sometimes even find out how they got that way. One wonderful book is about Pierce County and environs' names and how they came to be. But I've already written about that, so let's go further afield.
August 27, 2017 - 7:57pm
Letters: A local newspaper?; Civil War reality
RiverTown Multimedia employees Steve Gall and Anne Jacobson wrote in their Aug. 17, 2017 op ed column that "It truly is your newspaper. Please...
August 27, 2017 - 8:00am
August 25, 2017
Golfers ready for BRC play
The Wildcat girls golf team finished fifth at the eight-team season opening Eau Claire North Invitational Tuesday, Aug. 15, and followed that up with a third place finish at the 10-team New Richmond Invite Wednesday, Aug. 16, before posting a second place finish at the Eau Claire...
August 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2017
Helping your kids thrive in a digital age
On Sept. 13 and 14, Dr. Devorah Heitner will be in River Falls to present a public lecture titled "Screenwise Parenting" as well as a series...
August 23, 2017 - 4:30pm
Standing up against hate
Those driving on Main Street past Cascade Avenue in River Falls this weekend may have seen a group of people holding brightly colored signs,...
August 23, 2017 - 11:28am
August 22, 2017
Letters: Twitter is NOT the platform; Water protection needs to be revisited
I once was an avid Facebook user. I enjoyed reading posts from friends and family. I, myself, would post birthday wishes, pictures of my children...
August 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
Woodworking: Pork! The other white meat
Pork promotion people came up with an unfortunate motto several years ago. Perhaps you remember it: "Pork! The other white meat." Why, in the name of all that's sacred about sidepork, would the promoters want to suggest that pork isn't what it used to be, that, instead it's new transformation...
August 22, 2017 - 11:00am
August 21, 2017
Library, UWRF make eclipse plans
River Falls residents have some options for viewing the solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the River Falls Public Library will stream NASA's live Eclipse coverage. A pinhole projector craft project is also planned. Pinhole projectors are a safe way to view the...
August 21, 2017 - 11:43am
August 20, 2017
Local bars win 'brown jug' case, donate to food shelf
Daniel "Shooter" Suffield, of Shooter's Pub, 107 E. Elm St., and Jason Marks, of Broz Sports Bar, 127 S. Main St., are both hoping to see fewer...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
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