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Sirens to sound, but it’s only a test
UPDATE: Radio Road/Hwy. 35 opens while other roads close
'Hero driver' named Wisconsin School Bus Driver of the Year
Harsdorf: Gov. Dayton should accept new tax reciprocity offer
It's official: Tri-Angels playground site named
crime and courts
Sports Roundup Video: Amateur baseball, Fall sports preview, memories of training camp
Noted local family reunites for a special anniversary
Gathering beckons to those in need of shelter
Weekend Happenings: July 25-27
Golden girl's activity a hit at River Falls Public Library
arts and entertainment
Beth C. Ulrich, 65
Richard A. M. Kruger, 70
Carol M. Lindquist, 68
Clyde Gunsallus, 90
Patrick J. Huppert, 60
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
Arts Minded: Salute to our local heroes
July 10, 2013
Tennis social Sunday of River Falls Days
A Tennis Social Mixer and Bring Your Own Picnic event will be held in conjunction with River Falls Days this Sunday, July 14, from 3-7 p.m. at the high school tennis courts. The event, hosted by the River Falls Area Chamber of Commerce along with Dennis (4 Tennis) Ferche and high...
life / events
July 10, 2013 - 8:28am
June 20, 2013
Wildcat volleyball looking for ball girls
The River Falls High School varsity volleyball team is looking for girls entering grades K-6 in the fall to serve as ball girls next season at...
June 20, 2013 - 10:02am
June 15, 2013
Youth basketball hosting golf tourney June 24
The River Falls Youth Boys Basketball Association is hosting its Third Annual Golf Outing Monday June 24, at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club. Money...
June 15, 2013 - 9:58am
June 14, 2013
Organization takes people fishing on the St. Croix who otherwise wouldn't have the chance
Let's Go Fishing means a lot more than just a mere invitation to go fishing. For a group in Stillwater, Let's Go Fishing is the name of their organization that takes people fishing on the St. Croix River who would otherwise not have the opportunity to go. Formerly known as the Stillwater...
sports / outdoors / health
June 14, 2013 - 9:31am
June 12, 2013
Badgers past and present
The Mendota Gridiron Club hosted its annual Northwest Badger Golf Classic at the River Falls Golf Club Monday, June 10, featuring new University...
June 12, 2013 - 1:44pm
June 9, 2013
Don Page Memorial golf tourney June 17, started in 1985
The 28th annual Don Page Memorial Golf Tournament to support UW-River Falls athletics will be held Monday, June 17, at the River Falls Golf Club. Page served UWRF as a coach of several sports and as athletic director from 1970 until his retirement in 1992.
June 9, 2013 - 9:50am
June 7, 2013
Raina Albores, a sixth grade student at Meyer Middle School, recently won the state title at the USA Gymnastics State Meet in St. Cloud, Minn. Albores posted season high scores of 9.650 on vault, 9.750 on bars, 9.625 on beam, 9.60 on floor and 38.050 all-around. Albores competes...
June 7, 2013 - 3:07pm
All-time great - Kirby Symes
Long-time local official Kirby Symes acknowledges the crowd at the beginning of last Saturday's second day of the 2013 WIAA State Track and Field...
June 7, 2013 - 3:04pm
Wild Side: Colorful migrants return from the tropics
The valley where we live used to be grazed and was fairly open when we bought the property in 1981. Cattle had bit back the brush and young trees leaving large spreading maples, oaks, basswoods and cottonwoods, and scattered thickets of wild plum and prickly ash. Over the years we...
sports / outdoors
June 7, 2013 - 8:06am
June 5, 2013
Golf tourney raises funds for local youth, families and memory of police officers
The Pierce County Peace Officers Benevolent Association (PCPOBA) will have its second annual golf tournament next Tuesday, June 11, at the Spring...
June 5, 2013 - 2:49pm
Wildcat Hall of Fame announces Class of 2013
Eight individuals and one team will be inducted into the River Falls High School Wildcat Hall of Fame when the third annual Wildcat Hall of Fame Golf Tournament and Banquet takes place Friday, Aug.
June 5, 2013 - 11:35am
Loomis ties for 5th state golf
River Falls junior Garrett Loomis moved up seven spots on the second day of the WIAA Division 1 Boys' State Golf Tournament in Madison Tuesday...
sports / news
June 5, 2013 - 10:08am
June 1, 2013
Area athletes medal at state track meet
River Falls' Mitch Lenneman and Trent Powell both reached the awards podium in the boys' 1600 meter run and Hudson's Taylor Steffen took home...
news / sports
June 1, 2013 - 9:15pm
May 31, 2013
Campbell places fourth at state track, Freier and Smith both qualify for finals
LA CROSSE - Ellsworth's Alex Campbell will come away with a podium finish in his final WIAA State Track and Field Meet. Campbell placed fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 44 feet, five inches, which is the same mark as his seed going into the state meet at Veterans Memorial...
May 31, 2013 - 3:47pm
May 29, 2013
Girls' soccer BRC co-champs
The Wildcat girls' soccer team won two if its final three games last week to claim a share of its third Big Rivers Conference championship in...
May 29, 2013 - 12:06pm