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Trechter named Adviser of the Year at UW-River Falls
Local student shares memories of Italy exchange trip
Teen attack victim making strides, New Richmond mom says
Wisconsin roundup: Bill makes it felony to have sex with animals in Badger State; more state news
City seeks public input for design charrette
crime and courts
Runners rally at BRC meet
Football: Hudson holds onto the jug
Volleyball: Cats lower the boom
Northwoods League makes it official
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Art Crawl set for Saturday, Oct. 21
'Come Alive' with Jourdan Hines
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Leslie Lee Swenson
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Viewpoint: Sen. Vinehout pleased with committee passage of hemp bill
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
Greg Peters column: Setting the 'Barr' high
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Town of River Falls
May 13, 2013
What a mess: Roadwork, clean up must begin
With winter's icy grip finally melted away, town of River Falls officials are focused on road repairs and cleaning debris from the recent snowstorm. With winter's icy grip finally melted away, town of River Falls officials are focused on road repairs and cleaning debris from last...
May 13, 2013 - 9:29am
April 18, 2013
Letter: Don't kill yourself
There have been an excruciatingly high number of suicides in our little community recently and our hearts are heavy for family and friends. If you are considering suicide, don't do it. Get help. Don't give up. While you don't see it now, there is always hope. You have options....
April 18, 2013 - 1:14pm
April 9, 2013
Road workers get no respect
Spring was in the air at the April 1 town of River Falls board meeting as talk turned to the Annual Meeting, training a new treasurer, snow removal on roads, junk cars and the next newsletter. Long-time treasurer Caroline Hamilton's term ends this month. The board will train a new...
April 9, 2013 - 2:28pm
March 28, 2013
Town of River Falls: Treasurer's race contested
In the town of River Falls the treasurer position is up for grabs. Below is a statement from each of the candidates. Rita Kozak As a 25 year...
March 28, 2013 - 9:30am
January 14, 2013
RF town treasurer retires after 26-plus years
River Falls Town Board members confirmed at the Monday, Jan. 7, regular town board meeting that long-time Treasurer Caroline Hamilton will not be running for reelection in April. Hamilton will submit a retirement letter to the town board, said Chairwoman Diana Smith.
January 14, 2013 - 10:26am
December 11, 2012
Neighbors will build fences to contain cattle
Board members helped craft an amiable resolution to a fence and loose-cattle dispute between neighbors at the town of River Falls regular board meeting Dec. 3. At the Nov. 19 board meeting, Mark Gehl, N7573 730th Ave., told the board he was fed up with loose, wild cattle damaging...
December 11, 2012 - 9:04am
December 3, 2012
Town extends frac ban, gives cattle advice
A public hearing to extend the moratorium on the expansion of existing and creation of new nonmetallic mining operations was held at the town of River Falls regular board meeting Monday, Nov.
December 3, 2012 - 9:41am
October 29, 2012
Town renames cemetery after historic local family
A public hearing for a cemetery law was held at the town of River Falls regular board meeting Monday, Oct.
October 29, 2012 - 9:17am
August 9, 2012
Melvin and Geraldine Nielsen celebrate 50th
Melvin and Geraldine Nielsen of River Falls Township will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner and dance on Saturday,...
August 9, 2012 - 10:42am
July 27, 2012
Big-gathering law used for first time
Another year, another Harvest Fest. This time the occasion will fall under guidelines set by a recently passed town law. A temporary liquor license was granted to David Kusilek at the River Falls Town Board meeting Monday, July 16, for the family's annual festival. The event will...
July 27, 2012 - 10:17am
July 12, 2012
Heat forces quick RF town meeting
A brief meeting was in order on Monday, July 2, when the town of River Falls Board met in 93-degree heat. The board continued to discuss signage on town roads. A "left turn must yield sign" that was approved last month to be put at the intersection of 950th and 749th streets has...
July 12, 2012 - 10:01am
June 29, 2012
RF town planners address safety and speed concerns
Road safety precautions for the town of River Falls was the main topic of discussion Monday, June 18, at a brief Town Board meeting. Possible changes to speed limits and additions of road signage were proposed after a resident requested a speed limit change for Robin's Crest Road. "The...
June 29, 2012 - 10:17am
June 1, 2012
Changes in the works for deadly town road
A moment of silence for 14-year-old Sara Goldbach started the River Falls Town Board meeting Monday, May 21. Goldbach was killed in a crash on 950th St. in the town on Friday, May 18. Town Board Chairwoman Diana Smith, visibly shaken up by the incident, announced she was working...
June 1, 2012 - 10:17am
May 31, 2012
Students render special service
A small group of special-needs students and teachers gathered recently to help clean up the town of River Falls' South Valley Park. Teacher...
May 31, 2012 - 10:44am
March 30, 2012
Big parties will need permit in town of RF
Planning a wedding or graduation party in the town of River Falls this season? Then you might want to review the town's new law regulating large gatherings on town property. A public hearing was held at the Town Board's Monday, March 19, meeting to discuss the proposed law.
March 30, 2012 - 11:02am