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River Falls Journal
Local woman completes UWRF summer research program
River Falls ACT scores above average, in the middle for area schools
Construction continues on crosswalk light at Main and Union
Man charged in alleged Saturday night attack: Kirkland facing multiple felonies
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter
crime and courts
Wild Side: Aerial acrobats off to South America
Wildcat football blanked by Merrill
Wildcats drop football opener
Wild Side: It pays to know some good knots
Fighting Fish fall in state quarterfinals
University's Year of Mexico kickoff event free and open to public
UWRF Year of Mexico Kickoff Event Free and Open to Public
Weekend Happenings, Aug. 28-30
Family photos sought for ‘Making God Laugh’
Photographer Brett Kallusky featured at The Phipps
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/10/15 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/10/15 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/20/15 Special Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Public Notice - Water Damage Reports Due 9/11/15
Michael Wrase, 60
Genevieve Harden Gust, 93
JOSEPHINE kENNEDY, 83
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club carries on tradition of service to community
Days Gone By: Community rallies, rebuilds Normal School
Featured column: In The Front Row: Always more fun when you're in on the joke
Featured Letter to the Editor: Call this one a trip well worth it
February 10, 2014
Private Samuel Humphrey, 19, of the United States Marine Corps., graduated boot camp on Jan. 17. Humphrey will return to Camp Pendleton in San...
News / government
February 10, 2014 - 8:00am
January 16, 2012
Locals honored at MLK breakfast
The 5th annual Martin Luther King, Jr., commemorative breakfast was held on Monday at St. Bridget's Catholic Church in the fellowship hall. Guests...
January 16, 2012 - 1:55pm
October 26, 2009
Legion seeks information on local servicemen/women
The River Falls American Legion Post 121 wants to send care packages to local soldiers serving overseas and is seeking their names and addresses. The information can be mailed to: American Legion Post 121, P.O. Box 121, River Falls, WI 54022; or e-mailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally,...
October 26, 2009 - 8:50am
April 3, 2009
Data sought for high-speed Internet needs
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provides about $7.2 billion to enhance the "deployment of broadband (high-speed Internet) technology to rural, un-served and under-served areas..." The Wisconsin Public Service Commission is asking the public to provide input via an online...
April 3, 2009 - 2:58pm
February 12, 2009
SCHOOL DISTRICT OF RIVER FALLS: REQUEST FOR FOOD SERVICE MANAGEMENT CONTRACT BIDS
The School District of River Falls is seeking Request For Proposals for Management of the District Food Service program. RFP information is available by contacting Chad Smurawa at (715) 425-1800. RFP's are due 1:00 p.m. Monday, February 16, 2009, at the School Administrative Office,...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
Students plan spring break before snow flies
With snow not yet falling, many students at UW-River Falls are already thinking of spring break. They won't be flying off to Cancun or Daytona Beach, but they will be helping those in need through the UW-RF program "Destination: Spring Break," an organization that provides students...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
State soon to have 511 number for road conditions, weather, snow
There's 911, 211 and 411, and soon, there will be 511. Wisconsin's Military Affairs Department says the new 511 number will give you information on severe weather, road closings, snow conditions and alternative directions. It's expected to go online in November. Transportation...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Doyle administration continues Job Service cutbacks
Wisconsin's Job Service program is being slimmed down and the process will continue until the end of the year. Job centers in all 72 counties are being consolidated in 22 cities and many centers are closing as their leases run out. About 150 workers are setting up shop in local...
August 15, 2008 - 9:00am
June 10, 2008
Ferries begin shuttle service in Winona; engineers consider short-term bridge fix
Ferry service between Wisconsin and Winona, Minn., began Monday morning. Winona Mayor Jerry Miller says two ferries will shuttle people across the river every 45 minutes during the morning and afternoon commutes -- at least for now. Miller says Winona officials felt their main...
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am