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Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
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WisDOT warns: Crashes with deer likely to be high again this season
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RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
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TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Edward R. Rang, 88
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
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Real Estate Showcase
November 27, 2014
Hazards of the road: Jerry’s Towing urges motorists to ‘move over’
“Everyone working on the sides of the roads wants to go home to their families as much as those hurrying down the road.” Those are heartfelt...
November 27, 2014 - 6:00am
November 26, 2014
City hires new taxi provider
The City of River Falls will have a new company driving its taxis next year. The City Council approved an agreement with Running Inc. for the...
November 26, 2014 - 3:10pm
November 15, 2014
Editorial: Let’s get this intersection fixed
The death last week of pedestrian Florence Carlson got local people talking again about the safety – or lack of safety – at North Main and...
November 15, 2014 - 6:00am
November 7, 2014
UPDATE: One dead in Main Street crash
An elderly woman has died following a car crash Wednesday, Nov. 5. At about 7:45 p.m., Florence Carlson, 79, 629 N. Main St., was westbound in the crosswalk at North Main and Union Streets there when she was struck by southbound driver Gerald W. Breen, 74, 525 Devin Lane. An...
November 7, 2014 - 1:06pm
October 31, 2014
UPDATE: Drivers identified, not seriously hurt in Oct. 30 crash
A highway accident that closed part of Hwy. 29 in the town of River Falls near County Road E late Thursday afternoon, Oct. 30, involved...
October 31, 2014 - 2:58pm
Odd/Even parking starts Nov. 1
River Falls residents may soon have to pay attention to where they park. City law requires odd/even parking on all city streets, every night between Nov. 1 and March 31, between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m., unless other "no parking" regulations are in effect. Odd/even parking means vehicles...
October 31, 2014 - 2:22pm
October 8, 2014
Car crash closes Cascade Avenue
A stretch of East Cascade Avenue between Moody’s car dealership and the Highway 65/35 bypass stoplights for a time early Wednesday afternoon,...
October 8, 2014 - 2:51pm
October 5, 2014
Drivers: Expect some delays soon on I-94 bridge
Starting next week, Monday, Oct. 6, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will be replacing the navigation lights on the eastbound and westbound bridges over the St. Croix River between Wisconsin and Minnesota. Motorists should expect some traffic delays. Crews will work...
October 5, 2014 - 5:00am
August 27, 2014
Hey, taxi! Now there’s more time to hail a cab
Debra Lucero enjoys helping people find jobs through her own work at Express Employment Professionals. But Lucero, Express Employment Business...
August 27, 2014 - 12:49pm
August 25, 2014
Parking permits needed for some streets near UWRF
The city of River Falls Residential Parking law goes into effect Sept. 1 and last through May 31 for Zones A and B. Zones A and B will be enforced from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. These two zones – north of East Cascade Avenue -- require...
August 25, 2014 - 6:00am
August 20, 2014
Troy woman warns about reckless driving
At the Aug. 14 town of Troy meeting, resident Lisa Smith, 649 Tribute Parkway, expressed concern about drivers chronically speeding through her neighborhood. Smith said most drivers going “45 miles per hour or higher” live within the neighborhood. Smith, who said she...
August 20, 2014 - 8:48am
August 15, 2014
'Drive sober or get pulled over': River Falls police to crack down on intoxicated motorists
The River Falls Police Department will join hundreds of other law enforcement agencies throughout Wisconsin in cracking down on intoxicated driving during the annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign from Aug. 15 - Sept 1. Efforts to combat drunken driving in Wisconsin...
August 15, 2014 - 2:21pm
August 8, 2014
Kinni pulls back the reins for altering Liberty Road
At its Tuesday, Aug. 5 regular meeting, the Kinnickinnic Town Board decided to hold off going ahead with extensive “improvements” to Liberty Road. This is after the town got a big matching state grant of almost $900,000 to remove curves so the road would be straighter and drivable...
August 8, 2014 - 11:22am
August 2, 2014
New east-side speed limit means, slow down
Drivers leaving River Falls past the hospital/clinic on County Road M or entering from the other direction will need to ease up on the gas. New...
August 2, 2014 - 6:00am
July 25, 2014
UPDATE: Radio Road/Hwy. 35 opens while other roads close
The new interchange/overpass at Radio Road/Chapman Drive/Hwy. 35 finally opened for traffic late Fridayafternoon, July 25. The $12 million...
July 25, 2014 - 4:34pm