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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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May 26, 2010
The 10 delegates who have been chosen to attend Badger Girls State in June gathered at the American Legion Hall May 12 for an orientation presented...
May 26, 2010 - 1:44pm
Editorial: Look beyond the presents
This month students across the area will be graduating, either from high school or college. We, like nearly everyone else, have words of advice for them. In this time of high unemployment, layoffs and foreclosures, it's not what you own but who you are that matters. Despite "reality"...
May 26, 2010 - 8:26am
March 18, 2010
Letter: Keep Japanese, please
As a 2009 River Falls High School graduate, I know it is extremely important to continue to offer a variety of foreign languages. Offering a global perspective to students is of the utmost importance and can influence them for a lifetime. At RFHS, I studied the Japanese culture and...
March 18, 2010 - 9:46am
Letter: Urges opposition to school cuts
The continued budget reductions of the school district are difficult to accept. For several years now programs have been chipped away. Sadly, the school board is very close to resolving us to mediocrity.
March 18, 2010 - 9:44am
March 12, 2010
Your Schools: Balancing the budget: 'It's never easy'
"To be a public school superintendent today is to provide leadership in an age of pressure. The role has been characterized by some as trying...
March 12, 2010 - 1:52am
February 27, 2010
Preconceptions differ from real River Falls
Eighteen-year-old Camelia Amour of Brittany, France, has been a part of the town of River Falls Mike and Jodi Kleinbrook family since her arrival...
February 27, 2010 - 12:34pm
February 25, 2010
Opinion: Our schools, and the shape of things to come
Two distinct roads are being traveled in the River Falls School District: 1) The first, the more visible and immediate, is the $366,000 budget reduction package for the 2010-11 school year. Part of that means fewer class offerings, teachers and paraprofessionals. The reductions...
February 25, 2010 - 10:18am
February 17, 2010
Register for growers workshop by Feb. 26
Landowners interested in starting a fresh market fruit or vegetable small farm business and experienced growers are encouraged to attend the...
February 17, 2010 - 1:48pm
Rural school days memories sought
One-room schools are forever vanished from many lives. Yet, there are those residing in Pierce County, over 50-years-old, who more than likely...
February 17, 2010 - 1:36pm
February 16, 2010
Local Head Start program in running for excellence designation
Area Head Start programs have been recognized for their effectiveness. Cooperative Educational Services Agency #11 (CESA #11) was one of three...
February 16, 2010 - 12:51pm
January 20, 2010
Low-tech food storage talk in SV Tuesday
The Spring Valley Earth Council (SVEC) invites the public to a series of talks. The first speaker, Jan Erdman, will give a talk on low-tech food storage next Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Spring Valley High School Community Room. Erdman is an enthusiastic gardener and has been experimenting...
January 20, 2010 - 1:55pm
January 19, 2010
St. Bridget students learn about weather
Long-time KSTP-TV meteorologist Dave Dahl visited St. Bridget Parish School today (Tuesday, Jan. 19), to talk with students about the weather....
January 19, 2010 - 2:12pm
January 6, 2010
CVTC wants alumni award nominations
Nominations are now being accepted for the Chippewa Valley Technical College Distinguished Alumni Award to be presented at the CVTC Alumni Association...
January 6, 2010 - 10:09am
November 4, 2009
SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS
Public Elementary Schools Fruit, low fat milks, choice of apples or oranges, and whole wheat bread offered daily Thursday, Nov. 5: Pasta with...
November 4, 2009 - 3:13pm
October 30, 2009
New federal report criticizes Wisconsin's school reading standards
A new federal report says Wisconsin's school reading standards are so low, students are shown to be achieving at grade levels without mastering the subject. But state officials say that will change, because they're creating new standardized tests. The U.S. Education Department compared...
October 30, 2009 - 9:07am