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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
Patrol officer, K-9 officer, sergeant, and now: Computer guy
Some local candidates have now registered
Grant gives school a start on cutting edge computer science
Nursing home employee calls 911 after alleged threats
crime and courts
Frisbie All-American, again
Wildcat gymnasts soar
Wild Side: Hunting scarce and elusive pheasants
Wildcat boys top B-W in home opener
Wild Side: Change of pace: Deer Hunting in the Banana Belt
Participate in our holiday coloring contest
Christmas spirit for the Free Clinic, take three
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 19-21
Video: St. Bridget's School Christmas concert
Sweet competition: See library gingerbread contest entries
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: 1/8/15 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 1/6/15 Town Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Property Tax Payments - Pierce & St. Croix Counties
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/5/15 Special Meeting - Renaissance Bldg. Lease
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: Ordinance 2014-04 - Implements of Husbandry
Virginia Rodli, 101
Tina Dallman, 49
Glen L. Bottolfson, 69
Timothy Teeter, 54
M. Jeremy Stowall, 85
Days Gone By: 1954 McKahan fire
Column: Getting into the holiday spirit with ‘A Christmas Carol’
Get Out! Deals
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 Diego, Calif., for four weeks of Marine Combat Training (MCT), then head to Goodfellow Air Force Base in San Angelo, Texas, for Military Occupation...
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: email@example.com. 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