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Improvement project scheduled to close I-94 ramp Monday morning
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Job-site thefts, Ellsworth fire
Home visit leads to felony charges against Prescott couple
St. Croix County towns slated for broadband funding
Wisconsin roundup: After winter’s sucker punch, concerns turn to melting snow; more state news stories
crime and courts
Say it ain't snow!
Netters squeeze in a win
UWRF to host girls' hoops camps
Track sweeps Mustang Open
RF netters open with win
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
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
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/25/18 Coffee with Superintendent
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/23/18 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/23/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC: 4/25/18 Annual Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Initial Resolution: Bonds- Parks & Public Grounds
Stockholm Pie Company celebrates both a ten-year anniversary and grand opening
Hudson Physicians welcomes Greg Barlow, PA-C
UW-River Falls annual colt sale set for May 5
Fresh ideas for area business owners offered through workshop
Travis named provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at UW-River Falls
Place a Business Announcement
Ethel Louise Johnson
Stephen C. Vorwald
Cheryl Ann McCarten
James R. Knippel
Leola Catherine Marek
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Mike Thompson for School Board
Woodworking column: Long live the 4th Estate!
Views from the Right column: The problem with fairness
Viewpoint: Invest in success, Science Olympiad pays it forward
Letters to the editor: Scientifically literate, not liberal; Thank you, plow drivers
Out in Leftfield column: The soundtrack of my life
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May 4, 2012
Letter: Your only option: Hang up on these out-of-the blue calls
I received a phone call the other day from a woman asking whether I had a computer that was running slow and offering to fix it. I told her my computer was running just fine and hung up. This sounded suspicious so I did some research and it looks like it's a scam that others might...
May 4, 2012 - 12:20pm
River Falls firm, Hudson man, play major role in UW-Stout construction project
When UW-Stout leaders and Menomonie area dignitaries celebrated the opening of the renovated Memorial Student Center in April, representatives...
May 4, 2012 - 7:45am
April 6, 2012
Robotics team grows, engineers, competes more
Armed with a sharp understanding of math and science, as well as a knack for imaginative fun, a group of River Falls High School students founded...
April 6, 2012 - 10:25am
April 2, 2012
These eight licensed to ham it up
All eight students attending the St. Croix Valley Radio Amateurs licensing class in Baldwin on March 23-25 passed the exam. They have now received...
April 2, 2012 - 8:35am
March 30, 2012
Cell-phone ban applies to young drivers
It will be against the law for Wisconsin's youngest drivers to use their cell phones behind the wheel after Governor Scott Walker signed a bill in Milwaukee March 29 that prohibits drivers with instruction permits and probationary licenses from using wireless devices. The Assembly...
March 30, 2012 - 11:48am
February 16, 2012
Rivertowns publisher on "West Side" radio today
Tune in at 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, to Wisconsin Public Radio's Regional Show "The West Side" at FM 88.3 and and listen to how local media has...
February 16, 2012 - 3:01pm
February 10, 2012
Company wraps up fiber-optic work
People see the Baldwin Telecom, Inc., vans at various places on the north end of River Falls and may wonder what's happening. The company is...
February 10, 2012 - 4:34pm
February 4, 2012
New technology reduces paper flow at jail
The St. Croix County Sheriff's department has turned to the technological advances of a local company to streamline commissary transactions and...
February 4, 2012 - 10:07am
January 27, 2012
Facebook bomb threat lands man in jail
Seth Schumacher, a 19-year-old Dane County man, awaits criminal charges after he allegedly made bomb threats on Facebook. Dane County sheriff's officials said the youngster wrote that he knew how to make a bomb and threatened to bomb a school and the police station in Marshall....
January 27, 2012 - 2:47pm
January 18, 2012
Social-media comments spur attack on pregnant woman
Prosecutors say a western Wisconsin woman punched and kicked a pregnant teenager over personal comments made on Facebook. Alissa Coombs, 21, of Arcadia is due in Pepin County Circuit Court February 7 on charges of battery and beating an unborn child. Both are misdemeanors. According...
January 18, 2012 - 1:06pm
December 2, 2011
RF Hospital's new robot: 'This...is technically an extension of my hands'
River Falls Area Hospital is scheduled to do its first robotic surgery using the newly purchased da Vinci system on Wednesday, Dec. 21. Spokeswoman...
December 2, 2011 - 11:12am
November 30, 2011
Needless 911 calls prompt sheriff's warning
People aren't supposed to call 9-1-1 except for a real emergency. But in Dodge County the night of Nov. 28, a woman called for help because her husband left a tavern without giving her money she claimed was hers. The call prompted Dodge County Sheriff Todd Nehls to remind people...
November 30, 2011 - 11:08am
November 29, 2011
Singapore site expands firm's global footprint
River Falls-based business Sajan, Inc., announced Oct. 31 the opening of its newest office in the city-state of Singapore. The move addresses...
November 29, 2011 - 2:11am
November 28, 2011
Retirement leads to job protecting human rights
Those who know active, dynamic Carole Mottaz probably knew she wouldn't "sit still" for long after retiring from a 30-year career in local education...
November 28, 2011 - 12:07pm
November 22, 2011
Chomp! Power goes out on campus
Just after 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, power was cut off at most buildings on the UW-River Falls campus. The culprit was an unlucky squirrel that chewed through some electrical power lines. A transformer blew. According to UW-RF spokesman Blake Fry, power was restored faster to some...
November 22, 2011 - 11:06am