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UPDATE -- RF man dead in car-motorcycle collision near Hudson's St. Croix Business Park, Tuesday evening
crime and courts
Wild Side: What's Bugging You!
Sports Roundup Video: Amateur baseball, Fall sports preview, memories of training camp
Featured photo: 'Kinni thru the Looking Glass'
RFAH recognized nationally
PCHA asks records of military be shared
Noted local family reunites for a special anniversary
arts and entertainment
Beth C. Ulrich, 65
June V. Matteson, 76
Clyde Gunsallus, 90
Richard A. M. Kruger, 70
Carol M. Lindquist, 68
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/24/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: July & August, 2014 Hydrant Flushing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 7/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
Days Gone By: Kinnickinnic Cemetery
Governor’s political ploy derided by some Republicans
Days Gone By
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: 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