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MMS salutes May Students of the Month
Man dies of injuries from St. Croix County crash
Pierce County Sheriff: Man flees vehicle, caught by K-9
Wisconsin roundup: Finance panel OKs plan to expand welfare-based drug screening; more state news stories
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
crime and courts
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
Tuesday, May 23 Wildcat roundup
Schreckenberg advances to sectional
Wildcats shine at regional track
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Pierce County Fair most admired senior citizen
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Ponds can be adopted, too
Garage Sale Map Hunter
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TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids - Lake George Trail Improvements
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 6/2/17 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/25/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF TROY: 6/1/17 Plan Commission Meeting
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Patricia Jo Larsen, 62
Farrah May Hillman
Dorothy Johansson, 95
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Library Notes: Gearing up for a busy summer
Harsdorf Column: Building drug abuse prevention alternatives
Woodworking: Who wants to stand up to eat a steak?
Viewpoint: Stop fleecing Wisconsin taxpayers
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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...
Life/arts and entertainment
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...
Life/arts and entertainment
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...
Life/arts and entertainment
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. The liberal think tank says the state's recovery remains "comparatively unimpressive"...
News/crime and courts
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
May 20, 2016
Kayaking the Kinnickinnic
Thrive Women’s Outdoor Adventures, a ministry of Faith Community Church’s women’s ministry, offers a wide variety of outdoor activities...
May 20, 2016 - 11:08am
May 19, 2016
Fly Fishing Clinic set for June 4
Have you ever wanted to learn to fly fish? Now's your chance.Ages 12 and over should meet from 1-9 p.m. Saturday, June 4, at the Glen Park open...
May 19, 2016 - 1:21pm
May 13, 2016
Wild Side: Rush River once produced bushels of big brookies
Brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, are colorful fish and the only stream trout native to Wisconsin. They once thrived in cold streams like the...
May 13, 2016 - 9:25am