Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
Hammond Hotel: 'It's time for a new era'
School notches top character award
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
UWRF community warned about increase in phishing, other scams
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
LaVerne J. McAleavey, 93
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
March 18, 2014
Watch girls state basketball tournament on cable
The upcoming Wisconsin Girls High School Basketball tournament will be telecast for Comcast subscribers in western Wisconsin. For those in...
March 18, 2014 - 12:38pm
March 14, 2014
Weekend Happenings: March 14-16
This week in River Falls: Friday: Gallery 120 opening reception: From 4-8 p.m. with artists Gloria Adrian, Jan Theberge and Judy Larson,...
March 14, 2014 - 8:00am
March 12, 2014
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
H2O is a quirky molecule. Among its unique characteristics are multiple phases; solid, liquid, gas with rapid phase changes during minor changes...
March 12, 2014 - 8:50am
March 7, 2014
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
The foundation is being set for River Falls High School wrestling to be a dominant team in western Wisconsin as well as the entire state once again. I coached with two Hall-of-Fame caliber coaches in Spring Valley’s Carter Turner and our own River Falls Dave Brandvold. With...
March 7, 2014 - 9:05am
March 4, 2014
RFGC moving to new quarters this month
Starting March 22 the River Falls Gymnastics Club will be running classes at their new location N8234 945th St., south of River Falls. It’s...
March 4, 2014 - 12:45pm
Crowning Achievements bowling event
Crowning Achievements President Kym Lokken said all who attended had a great time bowling at St. Croix Lanes in River Falls on Sunday Feb. 23....
March 4, 2014 - 6:05am
March 3, 2014
The Tornadoes and the Pincrushers tied for first place in the Strikers League at St. Croix Lanes this season.
March 3, 2014 - 8:00am
February 28, 2014
Weekend Happenings: Feb. 28-March 2
This week in River Falls: Friday: UWRF women’s hockey game: At 3:05 p.m. versus Eau Claire at W.H. Hunt Arena on the UWRF campus. Quilt/scarf...
February 28, 2014 - 8:45am
February 27, 2014
Wild Side: Heavy snow is tough on trees
--By Dan Wilcox We’ve had five storms in the last year that started out with sleet and freezing rain and then turned to heavy wet snow...
February 27, 2014 - 1:40pm
February 14, 2014
Wild Side: Where are the falls in River Falls?
I can’t recall how many times I’ve been asked to explain to people inquiring about where the waterfalls are in River Falls. The falls...
February 14, 2014 - 12:45pm
January 31, 2014
Wildside: Snowbirds return to the snow
Carol and I were in Cedar Key on the Gulf Coast of Florida last week, enjoying weather in the 60’s and paddling around the offshore islands...
January 31, 2014 - 10:19am
January 22, 2014
Wildside: Snowbirds find other snowbirds down south
Carol and I continued south after a good time with my family and friends in Ohio over Christmas. We were fortunate to escape the way-below-zero...
January 22, 2014 - 8:13am
July 2, 2013
Wild Side: Sailing over many generations
By Daniel Wilcox, Outdoor Columnist I agree with Water Rat’s quote in Kenneth Grahame’s book, Wind in the Willows: “Believe me,...
July 2, 2013 - 1:29pm
June 23, 2011
Wildside: 'Gang of Geezers' goes fishing again
The same four friends went fishing for bluegills again. John Lewinski of McCall, Idaho, grew up in Mann Valley just west of River Falls....
June 23, 2011 - 1:55pm
June 9, 2011
Wildside: Uncovering the dirt on dirt
Many years ago, Dr. Milo Harpstead, my soils professor at UW-Stevens Point, began his lecture by informing us that the thin layer of topsoil...
June 9, 2011 - 12:51pm