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Wisconsin roundup: Speaker Ryan denies retirement report; more state news briefs
Video: UWRF student surprised with semester scholarship
Gunshot incident investigated in River Falls
Wisconsin roundup: Group says proposed change would protect bad landlords; more state news stories
Life on the mend: Rescued dogs adapt to new homes
crime and courts
Gymnasts keep soaring
Basketball: Girls pick up first win
Falcon Roundup: 3 named All-Region football
Growth spurt: Cats start 2-0 in BRC
Boys skate past Menomonie
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 10/16/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/18/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 12/18/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
LAIRD YOUTH LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION: 2017 Annual Report Available
Albert Gerald Timmerman
Russell L. Hinshaw
Florence Catherine Simon
Abbie Jean "Tudy" Poliak
Arts minded: Building creative care communities
Letters to the editor: Discrimination with a smile; Support for local candidates
Viewpoint: It could happen to you
Column: How do we respond to letters to the editor?
Woodworking column: A couple of zanies on WCCO
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November 12, 2012
Lane closures planned on I-94 in St. Croix County
Motorists travelling on I-94 near the Roberts interchange (WIS 65) construction project should prepare for lane closures this week as the project...
November 12, 2012 - 12:13pm
November 7, 2012
Young driver in fatal crash gets jail time
A 19-year-old Campbellsport woman will go to jail for causing a "hill-jumping" vehicle crash that killed three of her friends. Prosecutors had only recommended probation for Carly Ottery. But Fond du Lac County Circuit Judge Dale English sentenced her to a year in jail, plus the...
November 7, 2012 - 4:24pm
Police handcuff elderly man with radar gun
A 70 year old Madison man says he was trying to get drivers to slow down by showing a radar gun out of the driver's side window of his car. Somebody called police about a man pointing a gun at cars on Chapel Hill Road. Madison police drew their weapons and handcuffed the man. The...
November 7, 2012 - 4:21pm
Cascade opens to traffic
East Cascade Avenue from the Second Street roundabout west to South Main Street opened about 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, and the entire road was open...
November 7, 2012 - 10:29am
October 19, 2012
Fatal-crash driver tests positive for pain-killing drugs
Prosecutors said a Racine County man was under the influence of prescription drugs when he allegedly caused a traffic crash that killed a 42-year-old woman. A $50,000 bond was ordered for 38-year-old Daniel Hess of Caledonia, after he was charged with homicide by intoxicated driving....
October 19, 2012 - 12:54pm
Distracted-driving law expands for teens
Wisconsin teenagers talking on their cell phones while driving could be fined starting next month. The state law prohibiting inattentive driving expands November 1 to include drivers holding probationary licenses or instructional permits. Texting while driving is illegal in Wisconsin...
October 19, 2012 - 12:51pm
October 8, 2012
St. Croix bridge construction to begin in spring
The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of Transportation announced today (Monday, Oct. 8) that they will accelerate the St. Croix Bridge project...
October 8, 2012 - 10:15am
October 5, 2012
Letter: Local driving habits endanger children
I was recently in River Falls visiting my daughter and her family. I enjoyed spending time with my grandson before and after school. I either rode a bike or walked to and from school with him. I was appalled by how parents, grandparents and so-called responsible persons were dropping...
October 5, 2012 - 10:44am
October 4, 2012
East Cascade nears end of extreme makeover; city plans ribbon cutting
Officials from the city of River Falls, the university and the state Department of Transportation plan to gather in front of UW-River Falls'...
October 4, 2012 - 9:14am
September 24, 2012
Maintenance planned for Hudson Bridge Tuesday night/Wednesday morning
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation plans to conduct routine maintenance on the St. Croix River bridge in Hudson Tuesday night, Sept....
September 24, 2012 - 11:49am
September 20, 2012
Editorial: This accident can be a useful reminder
Serious injuries earlier this month to a 12-year-old boy after being hit and then run over by a River Falls school bus is another reminder for both local drivers and pedestrians to be extra careful, especially now that school is in session. In the above-mentioned incident, a school...
September 20, 2012 - 8:42am
September 13, 2012
Cascade Avenue rounds final stretch of bricks, landscaping, lights
City Engineer Reid Wronski said Monday that the Cascade Avenue reconstruction project is in its final stages and expected to be finished, with...
September 13, 2012 - 9:38am
September 12, 2012
Editorial: Parking experiment: It's all up to us whether it works
In case you haven't noticed, since July 23 the parking meters downtown have been deemed inactive. They will remain dormant during a one-year...
September 12, 2012 - 2:22pm
September 11, 2012
Sept. 11, 2012: UPDATE: Crash involves moped driver in front of River Falls High School; other student driver is cited
An eastbound moped driver skidded on his side to avoid a collision on Cemetery Road by River Falls High School as a 17-year-old girl was pulling...
September 11, 2012 - 3:47pm
September 10, 2012
Hastings bridge closure changes: It is now expected to close sometime next week
There has been another change of plans for the Hastings bridge closure, which had been scheduled for this week. It looks as though the bridge...
September 10, 2012 - 2:50pm