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April 2, 2009
A love of quilting takes rural resident to bluegrass state
Next week thousands of handcrafting enthusiasts from around the world will gather in Paducah, Ky., to take part in the American Quilting Society's...
April 2, 2009 - 9:04am
March 20, 2009
Turningpoint hires new director
This year marks the third decade that area residents who have found themselves the victims of abuse have had a place of refuge and assistance...
March 20, 2009 - 4:32pm
Students of the Month noted at MMS
Fourteen students were recently recognized by their teachers from each grade level and house at Meyer Middle School during the month of January, due to the outstanding work and social and academic skills displayed in their respective classrooms. Zach King, Lexy Getschel, Danielle...
March 20, 2009 - 10:38am
March 18, 2009
Monthlong library presentation looks at climate change effects on northwoods ecology
Starting Saturday and continuing through Thursday, April 26, the River Falls Public Library will host a number of events centered around the...
March 18, 2009 - 8:37am
March 6, 2009
Personnel firm relocates
Express Employment Professionals moved in early January from its former location in the River Falls M&I Bank, 103 S. Second St., to "...right...
March 6, 2009 - 1:37am
March 4, 2009
FBLA garners top awards
River Falls High School teacher and club advisor Chris Silver has about 23 reasons to be proud these days. That's because almost two dozen of...
March 4, 2009 - 9:36am
January 16, 2009
Music takes her on a journey to ends of the Earth -- literally
While River Falls might resemble the South Pole, with its current snowy and bitterly cold weather conditions, one former area resident is experiencing...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Church presents one-woman musical
The United Methodist Church. 127 S. Second St., will host actress/singer/songwriter Gina Citoli's one-woman musical "A Cabaret of Consciousness,"...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Overwhelmed: Good way to start the new year
"In River Falls, Salvation Army volunteers have been ringing their bells at ShopKo, EconoFoods and Dick's Fresh Market. "Local Salvation Army organizer Ed Paulson said it looks like donations won't reach this year's $32,000 goal." That's how Editor Phil Pfuehler began a Dec. 18...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
A decade's work fulfills her goal
"I'm finally all the way there," said a smiling Beth Posel, who was just starting an afternoon shift at the River Falls Police Department last week. That Thursday was Patrol Officer Posel's first day working solo -- the first time she'd not be tagging along with a supervising coworker. "Today's...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
Academic achievement found here
Twelve students were recently recognized by their teachers, two from each grade level and house, at Meyer Middle School during the month of October, due to the outstanding work and social and academic skills displayed in their respective classrooms. They include: Alison Casey, Zack...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Council session revitalizes local leader
Mary Alice Muraski of River Falls recently returned from a convention of sorts where she took part in refining the policies of a long-standing...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
KHOGs ride into sunset
It's said that all good things must come to an end. So it's true for the local motorcycle club, the Kinnickinnic Harley Owners Group, more affectionately...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Joining the practice
In an effort to offer multiple services, Dr. Michael Smilanich, right, has welcomed the addition of two fellow dentists as of Sept. 1, when the...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Oct. 30, 2008: You'll see more of Gilby's
At 1567 Sullivan Court, just north of the newly re-opened Grind'n Away drive-up coffee shop, area residents can now find another Gilby's Street...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am