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MMS salutes May Students of the Month
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
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Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
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Schreckenberg advances to sectional
Wildcats shine at regional track
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Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Ponds can be adopted, too
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TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Lake George Trail Improvements
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 6/2/17 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/25/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 6/1/17 Plan Commission Meeting
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Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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February 23, 2017
School notches top character award
Greenwood Elementary Principal Nate Schurman said character education, now in its seventh year at his school, has brought tangible results. "Our...
February 23, 2017 - 4:24pm
School open enrollment begins
Parents who want to pick the public school district that their children will attend during the 2017-18 school year can apply to do so from Feb. 6 to April 28. State law allows Wisconsin children to attend public school in a district other than the one in which they live. The completed...
January 23, 2017 - 5:00am
December 13, 2016
Police Beat: Watch for those yellow school buses
He said didn't stop because he was late for work that morning. His illegal passing of a River Falls school bus with stop-arms extended resulted...
News/crime and courts
December 13, 2016 - 10:35am
November 17, 2016
Big problem: River Falls High School's water pipes going bad
HVAC water lines installed when the high school was built in 2000/2001 are corroding and springing tiny leaks. River Falls Superintendent Jamie...
November 17, 2016 - 9:37am
July 18, 2016
School collection drive to be held in River Falls
WESTconsin Credit Union is again collecting school supplies and monetary donations for families in need from July 25 to Aug. 6. Donations made at the River Falls branch office, 1207 N. Main St., will be delivered to River Falls area students for distribution. All items will be accepted...
July 18, 2016 - 12:45pm
August 14, 2014
School supply lists online, at local stores
School for local children is only a couple of weeks away. In the last weeks of summer parents have been busy buying school clothes and supplies....
August 14, 2014 - 11:11am
June 2, 2014
Mill City Museum field trip
Greenwood Elementary School third graders read about Minneapolis as a mill city in their LEAD 21 reading series, then took a trip to the Mill...
June 2, 2014 - 8:57am
April 30, 2014
Give it up for Greenwood
This year’s Saturday, April 26, Great Greenwood Giveaway drew a record turnout of nearly 900, with 600 people coming through the school doors...
April 30, 2014 - 9:26am
June 25, 2013
Sweat equity: New River Falls School District hire put on hot spot
It's been baptism by fire for the school district's new building and grounds director. Art Tobin began work in late April. A month later he was...
June 25, 2013 - 2:38pm
May 7, 2013
Westside Carnival a huge success
Families flocked to Westside Elementary School on May 4, for the annual Westside Carnival. The carnival included numerous games, wacky hair,...
May 7, 2013 - 2:55pm
March 13, 2013
Greenwood Elementary carnival: One to remember
Greenwood Elementary School's Feb. 23 annual winter carnival brought lots of fun for scores of families and children and raised about $7,000...
March 13, 2013 - 9:01am
February 21, 2013
Students show compassion
Students from Rocky Branch Elementary participated in an all-school cereal box drive for the River Falls Community Food Pantry. The school collected...
February 21, 2013 - 8:14am
August 20, 2010
Find out which bus will be stopping by your house
School starts Wednesday, Sept. 1, and those big yellow buses will be back on the road transporting middle and high school students. Please note...
August 20, 2010 - 2:17pm
July 3, 2010
Chapin recommended as new MMS principal
Mark Chapin, assistant Meyer Middle School principal, is being recommended by Superintendent Tom Westerhaus to become the school's acting principal. The...
July 3, 2010 - 3:37am
June 7, 2010
Class of 2000 plans reunion
The River Falls High School Class of 2000 will be hosting a reunion at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 9, at Junior's (Best Western), 100 Spring St. Classmates...
June 7, 2010 - 8:53am