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UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
UWRF community warned about increase in phishing, other scams
Wisconsin roundup: Vets ask Walker to reverse course on prevailing wage issue; could snowstorm save Birkie?; 7 more state news stories
Council raises park pool fees for nonresidents
crime and courts
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
Kamrowski wins BRC/DSC Challenge
Darn that storm: Coffee concert canceled
Flu season settles in, officials continue to recommend vaccination
She's bringing song back; feel free to join
Wanted in Pierce County: Century and sesquicentennial farmers
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/7/17 Public Hearing re: Eagle Storage Permit
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Public Hearing re: Proposed Ordinance 2017-06
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/28/17 Council Meeting Agenda
SHARING FAMILIES: 3/3/17 Annual Meeting Notice
SUMMONS: Applegate Inc. v. Elizabeth DeLabio; Case No. 17-SC-57
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Sheila Kinney Ambrose, 64
Regina C. Larson, 84
Freida K. Ylvisaker, 93
Marilyn L. Halverson, 89
Adventures of a first-time snowshoe trip
Library Notes: So much going on in the arts, with activities and fantastic reads
Acknowledging our darker impulses is humbling
Working together keeps us strong and relevant
Our care for the elderly: How long can this go on?
Real Estate Showcase
August 9, 2012
Bridge work in Hastings enters key phase
Construction continues and preparations are under way throughout the city in anticipation of a big couple days for the new bridge here. Crews...
August 9, 2012 - 2:24pm
July 27, 2012
Cascade roadwork in River Falls: View from the roundabout
While it won't open until later fall, much of the heavy-duty reconstruction of East Cascade Avenue has already been completed.
July 27, 2012 - 1:19pm
July 12, 2012
Bicycle group pedals for fun, education
A group of bicycling enthusiasts rolls out WeBike River Falls this year after a $2,500 grant gave them a kickstand to lean on as the members...
July 12, 2012 - 9:55am
July 11, 2012
Tractor rides set for July 21 and 28
There will a Farm Technology Commemorate Tractor Ride on Saturday, July 21, starting at 10 a.m., with lineup at 9:30 a.m. Participants will...
July 11, 2012 - 10:37am
May 4, 2012
In the trenches
Work on East Cascade Avenue reconstruction project continued this week despite the story weather. While heavy rain set things back some, the...
May 4, 2012 - 1:19pm
April 25, 2012
Cascade work, dig it
A perforated storm sewer pipe was installed Wednesday morning, April 25, west of Spruce Street on East Cascade Avenue. The perforated pipe allows...
April 25, 2012 - 2:10pm
March 8, 2012
Letter: Hurray for bridge, Ron Kind and for bipartisanship
Growing up in Houlton, complaints about the nearby lift bridge were common in our household since my parents used the bridge each day to go to work. Because of this, I was pleased when the U.S. House passed legislation allowing plans for construction of a new St. Croix River bridge...
March 8, 2012 - 9:28am
January 4, 2012
Man dies after train hits truck
Jefferson County Sheriff's officials said 44-year-old Michael Dragan of Oconomowoc died at the scene of an accident that happened around 4:45 p.m. Dec. 29, when he was going down a private driveway and his pickup truck crossed the train tracks and was hit by Amtrak's Empire Builder. The...
January 4, 2012 - 11:46am
PCHA wants to know about those yellow wheels
Stagecoaches were pulled by a four-horse or six-horse hitch team. These four-wheeled coaches traversed the county on its primitive roads. No...
August 4, 2011 - 3:41pm
July 13, 2011
St. Croix 'Crossing Coalition' raps 'insensible' bridge plan
In a statement issued late Tuesday, members of the Coalition for for the St.
July 13, 2011 - 9:52am
March 18, 2011
Stillwater, Minn. bridge project gaining bi-partisan support
A small group of local residents showed up to cheer a group of politicians who toured the Stillwater, Minn. lift bridge Friday afternoon. "Build...
March 18, 2011 - 4:10pm
St. Croix EDC joins Stillwater bridge coalition
The St. Croix Economic Development Corporation (EDC) unanimously reaffirmed support late last week for the St. Croix River Crossing project at...
January 18, 2011 - 8:46am
January 8, 2011
County passes Stillwater bridge measure
The St. Croix County board attempted to revive the stalled Stillwater bridge project at its regular meeting Jan. 4. A National Park Service ruling on Oct. 15 effectively stopped any future construction plans. Board Chairman Daryl Standafer said that unless Congress exempts the Stillwater...
January 8, 2011 - 9:00am
December 16, 2010
Letter: Ideology over wisdom
What is it about railroads that turns politicians into ideologues? We had $800,000,000 of our own money, coming back to Wisconsin businesses and workers to build a high speed rail line from Milwaukee to Madison, and beyond. Governor-elect Walker chose to say, "No thanks," to Washington,...
December 16, 2010 - 9:39am
December 10, 2010
Letter: Foolish to snub high-speed trains
It looks like our Governor-elect Scott Walker wants to derail planned development of high-speed passenger train service in our state. Federal funds have already been granted to Wisconsin to fund this project, and I urge our state government to proceed with this great opportunity. Development...
December 10, 2010 - 2:55am