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Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
State report cards for school districts give River Fall above-average grade
Recount underway in western Wisconsin
crime and courts
Falcons open final season at Karges with wins
Dan Wilcox Wild Side: Trimbelle River Conservation Area expands with partners
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS TV: Embrace winter’s majesty on this sled dog trek into Minnesota’s backcountry
Wildcat volleyball falls in state quarterfinals
Watch Wildcat volleyball live at state
Weekend Happenings: Dec. 2-4
Check out band concert next Thursday on campus
Day after Thanksgiving means it's River Dazzle
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
Holidays: Create your own ornament
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinances 2016-16 and 2016-17
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/8/16 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 12/6/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/5/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
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Featured letter to the editor: Character found at the Falls Theater
Featured Guest Column: Consider ways to give a tasty, healthy kick to your chili
Featured editorial: 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
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Real Estate Showcase
March 19, 2015
Vehicle rolls over near downtown River Falls
River Falls EMS and Firefighters didn't have far to travel when they were called to an accident on Walnut and Fourth streets in River Falls just...
March 19, 2015 - 9:49am
March 18, 2015
Cascade Avenue ornamental grass burned away
Still winds and a quiet campus offered perfect conditions for UW-River Falls Facilities & Grounds employees to conduct a mini-prairie burn from west to east on the East Cascade Avenue median strip. Tinder-dry grasses disappeared in seconds below the tip of a propane torch....
March 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
March 4, 2015
Mother/aunt charged in three girls’ death; Facebook chatting/texting listed as factors
ELLSWORTH -- A 34-year-old Centuria woman was charged in Pierce County Circuit Court Friday, Feb. 27, with three felony counts of homicide by negligent operation/vehicle and one count of misdemeanor reckless driving - cause bodily harm in relation to the deaths of three little girls...
News/crime and courts
March 4, 2015 - 10:06am
February 20, 2015
Alleged cop blocker from River Falls gets Tased in Hudson
Hudson police used a stun gun to subdue a 26-year-old River Falls man who allegedly interfered with a traffic stop on Carmichael Road in Hudson...
News/crime and courts
February 20, 2015 - 9:31am
February 5, 2015
UPDATE: Driver cited after Feb. 3 morning crash at Cemetery Road and South Main Street
One of the drivers in the two-vehicle head-on crash just after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, has been cited by River Falls police for failing to...
February 5, 2015 - 12:53pm
January 8, 2015
Snowy day means long hours for snowplow drivers
It was a cold, snowy day Thursday, Jan. 8. Snowplows drove around town, working to keep the main roads clear. Snowplow drivers said once it stopped...
January 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 7, 2015
River Falls says: How sweet it is
For the first time in six or seven years, since the Great Recession, the price of gas across River Falls dropped below $2 a gallon on Wednesday,...
January 7, 2015 - 3:24pm
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