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River Falls Journal
Bid comes in for River Falls Academy
Fire departments respond to exploding propane tank
Extra spring turkey permit sales will be reduced due to tough winter conditions
Bill Parks for Pierce County Sheriff fundraiser
Two Wisconsin National Guard units deploying to Afghanistan
crime and courts
Champs at Colfax
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
Falcon women win WIAC hockey title
Drive for Kids fundraiser donates to Band Boosters
Days Gone By: 1984 Rifle Team
Learn the latest on woody plants and invasives at Garden U
Weekend Happenings: March 14-16
Not going anywhere for spring break? Blood drive appeal is for you
arts and entertainment
Gretchen J. Lange, 48
Merle Klug, 90
Dorothy M. Owen, 94
Edythe L. Benedict, 100
Letter; We can restore river, falls to their former glory
Editorial: Steep road ahead could get even higher
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
Editorial: Helping to shape, define our community
Letter: Won’t forget your generosity
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/27/14 Hearing - Kristine Levine, Variance
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/24/14 Hydroelectric Project Relicensing Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/17/14 Planning Commission Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/12/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
August 16, 2013
Ragnar Relay to come through area, weekend traffic could be impacted
The world’s largest relay series returns to Minnesota and Wisconsin this weekend, Aug. 16-17, when over 2,600 runners from over 300 teams take part in the 203-mile long Ragnar Relay Great River from Winona to Minneapolis. The two-day overnight relay race will take participants...
sports / outdoors
August 16, 2013 - 4:49pm
Complete River Falls Day 10K results
River Falls Day 10K results:
sports / amateur
July 16, 2013 - 9:48am
Complete River Falls Days 2-mile results
River Falls Days 2-mile results:
sports / amateur
July 16, 2013 - 9:40am
August 8, 2012
Ragnar Relay Aug. 17-18 from Winona to Mpls.
Ragnar Relay Great River, the 200-mile team relay providing a scenic "run up the river" from Winona (Minn.) to Minneapolis along the Mississippi River, announced a record number of attendees to the 2012 race, scheduled for Friday, Aug. 17, and Saturday, Aug. 18. Three hundred twenty-four...
August 8, 2012 - 10:10am
July 9, 2011
Kosgei, Black. pace 232 runners to win RF Days 10K; complete results here
River Falls residents Kipkorir Kosgei, 24, and Liz Black, 30, led a field of 232 runners to win the men's and women's divisions in the annual River Falls Days 10K race, Saturday morning. Kosgei's exact time wasn't available but his time at the two-mile mark was 10:40. He was well...
July 9, 2011 - 10:43am
June 28, 2010
Many from River Falls ran in Grandma's
Many runners from River Falls participated in the Grandma's Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K races held June 19 in Duluth, including: Grandma's 26.2 Full Marathon James Felling, M, 31, 3:05:02 Ben Kirmse, M, 26, 3:05:50 Christopher Wenig, M, 25, 3:14:02 Ken Spaeth, M, 55, 3:31:25 Tony...
June 28, 2010 - 9:09am
February 4, 2010
Rock & Roller
Trent Powell, an 8th grader at Meyer Middle School, finished 13th in his age group at the Rock & Roll Half-Marathon Jan. 17 in Phoenix, Ariz. Powell finished with a time of 1 hour, 38 minutes, 19 seconds in his first half-marathon. He and his family were among 30,000 runners who...
February 4, 2010 - 9:55am
July 11, 2009
Genco, Morgan pace 2-milers; St. Paul & Baldwin entrants win RF Days 10K
A total of 355 kids, women and men hit the pavement on West Cascade Avenue Saturday morning to compete in the annual River Falls Days 2-mile and 10K runs. Sixteen-year-olds Ethan Genco and Monica Morgan, both River Falls High School students, won the two-mile race with times of 11:23...
July 11, 2009 - 10:35am
July 12, 2008
River Falls Days run results posted; 344 beat feet
Three-hundred forty-four people hit West Cascade Street at 8 a.m., Saturday to participate in the annual River Falls Days 2-mile and 10 kilometer race. At least 50 youngsters also later competed in a one-mile fun run. Colin Rogers, 17, captain of the River Falls Wildcat cross-country...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
April 14, 2008
Runners flocking to Green Bay Marathon
More runners than expected are signing up for the Green Bay Marathon on May 18. Sign-ups are running about 50-percent ahead of last year at this time and organizers now expect more than 8,000 people to take part - much more than last year's total of 6,200. That includes three...
April 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 4, 2008
A sign of spring - Merrimac Ferry up and running
Here's another sure sign of spring. The Merrimac Ferry is running once again. It carries cars, bicycles and walkers across the Wisconsin River between Merrimac in Sauk County, and the town of Okee in Columbia County. The boat runs on an underwater cable, so it goes straight regardless...
April 4, 2008 - 12:00am