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City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Retired UWRF prof's writing evolved into book
Update: Prescott man charged with attempted homicide in stabbing case
What happened to the front page?
Borgschatz promoted to chief deputy in St. Croix County
crime and courts
Wildcats edged on last second field goal
Something special here: Forde drawn back to RF to teach, coach
Fish wrap: Season ends at the hands of Sparta
Cats ready for some football
Different waters: Fish seek stability in playoffs
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
Take a stagecoach for El Paso Days
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
Triad reunites again to support food shelf
Children's author to have book signing in Hudson
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TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/21/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 8/22/17 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/21/17 Planning Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/21/17 Regular Board Meeting
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Lucille M. Strom, 93
Roger E. Miner, Sr., 78
Viola E. Filkins, 103
Hiram Jens Jensen Jr., 89
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
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'Loving us' pow wow encourages recovery
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
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August 21, 2015
Wild Side: It pays to know some good knots
People have been making fiber rope for thousands of years. Our cave-dwelling ancestors used knots to make snares and nets for catching food,...
August 21, 2015 - 8:47am
August 15, 2015
Bob's Banter: Always more fun when you’re in on the joke
Ever share an inside joke with 8,500 other people? If you’ve ever been to a St. Paul Saints game you probably have. And I did last Saturday night at their beautiful new ballpark—CHS Field—in St. Paul’s Lowertown. Not only was I in on the joke, I got to enjoy it while...
August 15, 2015 - 11:27am
August 14, 2015
Featured column: In The Front Row: Always more fun when you're in on the joke
Ever share an inside joke with 8,500 other people? If you’ve ever been to a St. Paul Saints game you probably have. And I did Saturday night, Aug. 8, at their beautiful new ballpark—CHS Field—in St. Paul’s Lowertown. Not only was I in on the joke, I got to enjoy it while...
August 14, 2015 - 3:51pm
August 13, 2015
Westberg named UW-River Falls golf coach
2009 River Falls High School graduate Lance Westberg has been named head coach of the UW-River Falls women's golf team. Westberg replaces...
August 13, 2015 - 4:47pm
August 7, 2015
Wild Side: Trout fishing in the mountains
Joe Paatalo (‘Joe Pa’) of River Falls is an English teacher, book author, avid trout fisherman and former player and coach for the River...
August 7, 2015 - 8:36am
August 6, 2015
Featured Letter to the Editor: Call this one a trip well worth it
Ten hours in a car doesn’t seem a smart way to spend Sunday – but there we were, Post 121 Commander Jim Miller, Monte Hansen and myself out the door at 6:30 a.m. headed to Kaukauna for the championship game of the American Legion Division AA State baseball tournament. In sweltering...
August 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
August 1, 2015
No clubs needed for this golf game
On Sunday mornings, when Bob Howie leaves his house, his neighbor will say, “Heading to church?” “Yes,” Howie will tell him, as he...
August 1, 2015 - 6:00am
July 30, 2015
State title for Legion juniors, beat Beaver Dam for championship
Beaver Dam helped put an end to the River Falls American Legion Post 121 junior team’s season last year at the state tournament. River Falls...
July 30, 2015 - 2:38pm
July 21, 2015
Kids fishing event held July 25 at Lake Mallalieu
Kids can fish Saturday, July 25, at Lake Mallalieu from 9:30-11 a.m. sponsored by Gander Mountain, the St. Croix County Sportsmans Alliance,...
July 21, 2015 - 11:54am
June 30, 2015
Wild Side: Summer solstice is a fine time of year
Living in the northern hemisphere at close to 45 degrees north latitude, we look forward to this time of year during our long winters. We’ve...
June 30, 2015 - 4:03pm
June 15, 2015
Wild Side: Green slime stinks of greed
Here’s my recurring rant about land and water resources management. It was sparked by seeing a disgusting amount of mud and green slime...
June 15, 2015 - 4:18pm
June 1, 2015
Fishing derby is June 6
A kids fishing derby is scheduled Saturday, June 6, at Homestead Park on Perch Lake in the town of St. Joseph from 9-11 a.m. sponsored by the...
June 1, 2015 - 11:15am
May 28, 2015
Wild Side: Delicious fungus among us
Spring is a delightful time to be out in the woods. The sweet smell of wild plum and black cherry flowers fills the air. The spring ephemeral...
May 28, 2015 - 3:27pm
May 13, 2015
Wildside: Catching crafty crappies
Last Saturday Ken Hensel of River Falls and I went north to fish on Lake Wapogasset in Polk County. “Wapo” is a flowage lake in the Apple...
May 13, 2015 - 2:36pm
May 10, 2015
DNR Secretary’s Award goes to conservation leader ‘Buck’ Malick
Hudsonite Clarence “Buck” Malick, who has long been a conservation leader in the St. Croix Valley, is the Department of Natural Resources...
May 10, 2015 - 11:06am