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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Video: UWRF student surprised with semester scholarship
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
crime and courts
Murphy honored at UWGB
Gymnasts keep soaring
Basketball: Girls pick up first win
Falcon Roundup: 3 named All-Region football
Growth spurt: Cats start 2-0 in BRC
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 12/18/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
LAIRD YOUTH LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION: 2017 Annual Report Available
Albert Gerald Timmerman
Russell L. Hinshaw
Florence Catherine Simon
Abbie Jean "Tudy" Poliak
From this Perch: It's a wildfire!
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Letters to the editor: Discrimination with a smile; Support for local candidates
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
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October 25, 2017
River Hounds event will unveil logo, info
The St. Croix Valley will have the first chance to get to know more about the River Hounds baseball team at a meet and greet event on Saturday,...
October 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
Tackling her new role: New sports reporter comes on board
She dove into the Pierce County sports scene with both feet and from her writing, you can tell she loves what she does. Pierce County Herald/RiverTown...
October 25, 2017 - 8:00am
August 1, 2017
Rising ACL tears raises alarms for high school trainers, sports medicine professionals
The steady increase of ACL injuries among high school athletes has some trainers and sports medicine professionals raising concerns about the...
August 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 23, 2017
Two-day hunter education course offered
Registration has started for the Spring Hunter Education course on April 1 and April 8 at the River Falls Sportsman's Club. Go to the Wisconsin DNR website gowild.wi.gov to register (look under St. Croix County). The cost, $10 per student, can be brought to the first class date....
March 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 15, 2017
Featured photo: Wildcats meet Wild anthem singer
Some 22 River Falls Youth Hockey Association Mites skaters ages 5-9, and 18 adult chaperones, went to the XCel Energy Center recently to sell...
February 15, 2017 - 2:20pm
October 26, 2016
Expectations high as Falcons hockey teams prepare for new year under seasoned coaches
The UW-River Falls men’s and women’s ice hockey teams are preparing for the start of the 2016-2017 season. The women Falcons finished second in the country last season after losing in the NCAA Division III National Championship against the Plattsburgh (New York) State Cardinals...
October 26, 2016 - 5:39pm
October 12, 2016
For now, alcohol sales at UWRF sporting events not on the agenda
Despite some universities now allowing the sale and consumption of alcohol before or during sporting events, UW-River Falls does not appear ready to join them. A tailgating policy was put into place in summer 2015 that doesn’t allow any alcohol, even in the parking lot outside...
October 12, 2016 - 10:33am
September 22, 2016
Shrine hosts university football team before big game
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club hosted the UW-River Falls football Falcon players to a pasta dinner catered by Luigi’s Pizza at the River Falls...
September 22, 2016 - 4:22pm
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
The River Falls High School Wildcat Hall of Fame Class of 2016 will be inducted during a ceremony at the high school during homecoming weekend, Saturday, Oct. 8. Former athletes Mike Jenkins (Class of 1971), Ryan Crosby (1996), Tyler Obermueller (2005) and Katherine (Penton) Robinson...
September 22, 2016 - 9:24am
September 9, 2016
River Falls, your TV won't always show Green Bay Packers
Are you ready for some NFL football? Sure, most of us can’t wait. But if you're a Green Bay Packer fan, the new 2016 season also means sporadic...
September 9, 2016 - 12:59pm
September 6, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: UW report: Recession's 'long shadow' finally lifts in Wisconsin; U.S. Labor Secretary: Labor Day is more than honoring work; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- "The long shadow of the Great Recession is finally lifting in Wisconsin." Those are the first words in a new report on the state's workforce from the UW Madison Center on Wisconsin Strategy.
September 6, 2016 - 8:50am
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Former River Falls School District Superintendent Tom Westerhaus has been retired for two years now, but that's not slowing him down one bit....
July 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
June 10, 2016
Pickleball association members improve pickleball court fence
On Wednesday, June 8, the River Falls Pickleball Association held its annual meeting and also added slats to both the north fence and part of...
June 10, 2016 - 6:00am
June 2, 2016
UW-River Falls names Lanning interim athletic director
UW-River Falls has named Crystal Lanning the new athletic director, serving in an interim capacity for the next two years. Lanning will start...
June 2, 2016 - 11:16am
May 26, 2016
Wild Side: It's hard to be a bee in Wisconsin
Pierce County was once famous for its beekeepers and honey production. Hives around here averaged more than 80 pounds of honey each year. Light...
May 26, 2016 - 9:04am