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River Falls Journal
Her Main Street studio is a childhood dream come true
Authorities looking for La Crosse bank robber; Voter ID still in effect for August; and 13 more Wisconsin state news stories
Hoberg: He served country and kept on and on serving
Major construction shows commitment
Family of 4 pays estimated $25K for health care; UW 'jobs for life' back under fire; voting laws to stand in August; nine more state news stories
crime and courts
Klimpke breaks 49 year-old long jump mark
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Fly Fishing Clinic set for June 4
Walk with a doc, Dr. Miller that is, and improve your health
Legion's resurgence: Come out for Memorial Day in River Falls
Weekend Happenings: May 27-29
'Going for the Gold at the Pierce County Fair' this year’s theme
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
Featured photo: Baby birds
arts and entertainment
John Howard, Sr., 89
Michael D. Mohs, 78
Jerome A. Donatell, 72
Gladys B. O'Connell, 89
Paul K. Barkla, 83
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Featured column: Superintendent's Corner: Educator shortage is a growing concern and impossible to ignore
Real Estate Showcase
November 23, 2012
On the Job: Rick Goerdt
Rick Goerdt of Roberts has opened Skyline Heating, operated out of his home. He has sold, installed and serviced heating and air conditioning...
News / business
November 23, 2012 - 1:26pm
November 12, 2012
Snow squall causes traffic headaches on Interstate
Heavy snow showers in the Roberts area around 8 a.m., Monday caused several spin-outs near Mile Marker 11 and backed up traffic for five miles...
News / accidents
November 12, 2012 - 10:50am
September 28, 2012
PetaPalooza this weekend, dogs welcome to compete
The second annual "Petapalooza" is set for Sunday, Sept. 30, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Warren Township Park, near Roberts. The event is a joint...
outdoors / Family / Life
September 28, 2012 - 10:10am
Roberts native wins Navy excellence award
Cmdr. Brian Sittlow of the U.S. Navy Submarine Force, a Roberts native, is being honored with a prestigious peer-nominated award, recognizing...
News / Family
September 28, 2012 - 8:01am
August 9, 2012
Threshing bee and barn dance planned Aug. 18-19
The St. Croix Valley Collectors Association will hold their 27th annual Threshing Bee and Barn Dance on Saturday, Aug. 18 and Sunday, Aug. 19...
August 9, 2012 - 1:53pm
June 22, 2012
Highway 65 ramps to close for weekend
As part of the ongoing construction project at the Interstate 94 and Wisconsin 65 interchange, beginning tonight (Friday, June 22) at 9 p.m. the westbound Highway 65 exit ramp will be closed. Motorists will be detoured north on U.S. Highway 63 to west on U.S. Highway 12 to south...
June 22, 2012 - 9:15am
June 1, 2012
Hackman Town and Country opens in Roberts
People in the Roberts area have a new place to shop these days. Hackman Town and Country opened at 801 Wagner Drive in Roberts on May 12. Owners...
June 1, 2012 - 8:00am
April 18, 2012
Bluegrass band at Cross Lutheran April 22
The Alzen Family will perform Sunday April 22, at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. at Cross Lutheran in Roberts. The Alzen Family bluegrass band is made...
April 18, 2012 - 10:13am
March 30, 2012
Garage sale April 20-21 to benefit Nelson family
The Roberts Ribbon Reapers 4-H club is sponsoring a huge indoor garage sale on Friday, April 20, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday, April 21, from 8-11 a.m. at the Roberts Park Building. Everything on the sale is donated and is sold at very reasonable prices. Leftover items are then...
March 30, 2012 - 9:12am
February 23, 2012
State looks into unsolved Clapp murder
The investigation of St. Croix County's most prominent cold case is about to heat up a little more. The murder of William S. "Junior" Clapp...
crime and courts / News
February 23, 2012 - 8:30am
November 18, 2011
Groundbreaking Tuesday for new Roberts business
Roberts residents will have a new place to shop this spring. Ivan and Brenda Hackman of Roberts are excited to announce the groundbreaking...
November 18, 2011 - 8:00am
November 3, 2011
Man dies in fiery accident on I-94
A 22-year-old Wisconsin man died as a result of an accident that occurred at about 1:20 a.m. Nov. 3 on I-94 near Roberts. The man was identified as Eric M. Ludwig, Stratford, who had been sleeping in a trailer when it started on fire and became fully engulfed, reported Sgt. Steve...
News / accidents
November 3, 2011 - 8:29am
October 30, 2011
Two family members hurt in Saturday rollover
Two women from Roberts were transported to Regions Hospital -- at least one by medical helicopter -- Saturday morning after their car left I-94 and overturned near mile marker 6. The State Patrol said Jeanne G. Lang, 59, suffered life-threatening injuries after a car driven by Jennifer...
October 30, 2011 - 7:11am
October 25, 2011
Halloween fun in and near River Falls
These are submitted local and area events that are held to celebrate Halloween or the fall harvest season. Downtown River Falls Area residents...
October 25, 2011 - 8:59am
October 10, 2011
Enjoy fall at Gordy Mueller Farm Oct. 15-16
The community is invited to the annual Fall Open House from 9 a.m.-dusk, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15 & 16 at the Gordy Mueller Farm, 481 Hwy...
events / Family
October 10, 2011 - 6:22am