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Let it snow, let it snow ... wait, it's April!
Wisconsin roundup: Will Wednesday's snowy blast represent Old Man Winter's last gasp?; more state news stories
First-degree homicide charge filed against New Richmond man in son's shooting death
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pledges not to leave Wis. for Trump administration; more state news stories
UW-River Falls Dairy Pilot Plant renovation project receives official go-ahead
crime and courts
Netters squeeze in a win
UWRF to host girls' hoops camps
Track sweeps Mustang Open
RF netters open with win
Northland College hockey joining WIAC
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
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
Express Employment - Certified Professional Franshise
Place a Business Announcement
Cheryl Ann McCarten
James R. Knippel
Leola Catherine Marek
Stephen C. Vorwald
Delphine Rose Johnson
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Bob Feidler for County Supervisor
Mike Thompson for School Board
Sarah Nigbor column: Finding my roots, and Finnish ones at that
Arts Minded column: It's almost Gala time!
From this Perch: The Palmetto Bug Stomper*
Woodworking column: Missed my first deadline
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
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February 14, 2018
Transit Commission to move forward
A new commission set to launch for St. Croix County will seek possible routes to address the area's growing transportation needs. The Transit Commission will develop policy regarding any transit programs the county develops, including transit options for senior citizens, people with...
February 14, 2018 - 10:00am
February 12, 2018
Public involvement meeting for US 12 improvement project in St. Croix County
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation Northwest Region will hold a public involvement meeting to discuss improvements to U.S. Highway 12 between U.S. Highway 63 and Highway 128 in St. Croix County. The meeting is scheduled 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb 15, at the Village of Baldwin...
February 12, 2018 - 1:47pm
January 8, 2018
Winter roads on both sides of the river
Sharing a border, roads and thousands of residents passing in between, Wisconsin and Minnesota often experience similar weather in the winter,...
January 8, 2018 - 10:52am
December 13, 2017
Traffic crashes claim 46 lives in Wisconsin last month
Preliminary data from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation indicates 46 people were killed in traffic-related crashes last month. That's well below the 75 traffic deaths in November of last year and below November's five-year average of 53. Through November of this year, 555...
December 13, 2017 - 2:14pm
December 8, 2017
St. Croix County continuing transportation discussion
A transit commission would be the next step in addressing transportation needs in St. Croix County, according to members of the St. Croix County...
December 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 27, 2013
Letter: Steve: You're a hero
You have served us well, Steve Linehan, a veteran bus driver for 16 years in the River Falls School District. Yesterday was your finest day....
September 27, 2013 - 9:43am
Editorial: Quiet heroics
What qualifications are necessary to earn the title “Hero”? By our measure, we think local resident Steve Linehan met and exceeded the bar last Thursday morning. Linehan, whose face might be familiar to some as the guy who plays Santa Claus in Veteran’s Park during the holiday...
September 27, 2013 - 9:30am
September 19, 2013
UPDATE 2: Children escape bus fire
Forty children were safely evacuated from a River Falls School District bus Thursday morning after the snub-nosed coach caught fire while traveling...
September 19, 2013 - 9:36am
September 13, 2013
Letter: UWRF students: Don’t bolt, look before you cross
I am very aware that college is back in session as there are students walking everywhere. As a driver I try to see them as much as possible.
September 13, 2013 - 9:22am
July 24, 2013
WI DOT tells motorists: Truck traffic to increase on Hwy. 35
Beginning Wednesday, July 24, drivers going Hwy. 35 north of Hudson can expect additional truck traffic entering and exiting the site of the...
July 24, 2013 - 4:23pm
June 3, 2013
Annual roadcheck program helps prevent large-truck crashes, starts June 4
To prevent large-truck crashes, the Wisconsin State Patrol will participate in the annual Roadcheck program from Tuesday to Thursday, June 4...
June 3, 2013 - 12:36pm
April 10, 2013
Golf carts allowed on city streets in Prescott
PRESCOTT--The Prescott City Council has approved an ordinance allowing legal operation of golf carts on city streets, Police Chief Mike R. Bondarenko...
April 10, 2013 - 12:58pm
March 26, 2013
That darned flying hardtop, where can it be?
A velomobile hardtop (part of a recumbent tricycle) was lost from the back of a pickup truck traveling on Highway 65 between Beldenville and...
March 26, 2013 - 2:29pm
March 22, 2013
Editorial: Hwy. 35's transformation is a much-needed project
Journal readers last week noticed the front-page story detailing the March 1 two-car crash involving retired teacher and council member Dave Cronk on Hwy. 35N and Radio Road. Cronk was crossing the highway from Radio Road when he collided with a River Falls woman driving south on...
March 22, 2013 - 10:33am
February 2, 2013
Letter: Highway project unnecessary; we need smarter spending
The Radio Road overpass (set for 2013-14) is a waste of our tax dollars and a future burden on taxpayers. River Falls taxpayers not only will be spending $4 million now, it will also cost us tax dollars for upkeep far into the future. The overpass is not needed: 1. Driving is...
February 2, 2013 - 1:58pm