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River Falls Journal
New county shop enters design phase
Wisconsin roundup: Rodgers won't dish on 'Bachelorette' brother; Baldwin heralds state's 'cheese, brats and beer' at DNC; eight more state news stories
Motorcyclist hits ditch, is ejected
Slow road to rural broadband continues
Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Late-night Pokemon suspects; tea carrier; no horsing around; batman amuck
crime and courts
Legion state baseball tournament underway
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?
Even in retirement, ex-superintendent's wheels keep on turning
Fish all alone atop St. Croix Valley League
Community Band to do free ‘Chill on the Hill’ gig
VIDEO: A night at the St. Croix County Fair
River Falls, beware: A new breed of hunters is fanning out
VIDEO: St. Croix County Fair opens its gates
Featured photo: Bald-faced squirrel
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 8/4/16 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/1/16 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 8/4/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 8/2/16 Town Board Meeting
Eileen (Hamman) Scott
Drs. Alex P. and Nerissa L. Avestruz
Barbara Smrdel, 86
Margaret Alice (Cooper) Fuhr
Janet Enloe, 54
Editorial: Following tragedies, memorials bring us together
Featured column: Young local author can even engage the minds of L.O.F.s
Featured outdoor column: Wild Side
Featured letters: Focus on the environment
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Real Estate Showcase
May 19, 2016
RFHS exchange student to spend remaining time 'making memories'
The recent River Falls High School Prom was a special night for Pearla Postacioglu. The junior exchange student from Hamburg, Germany, said her...
May 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
April 30, 2016
Let there be light: Concerned citizens make it happen
Cyndi Cashman should be sleeping better these days. Yet she has been sleepless in River Falls. Why? From excitement. “Finally, it's happening,”...
April 30, 2016 - 6:00am
April 23, 2016
River Falls church members make 'family' connections in Ecuador
Members of the First Covenant Church, 1374 N. Main St., have left behind a little of River Falls high up in the mountains of Ecuador – left...
April 23, 2016 - 6:00am
April 9, 2016
St. B’s students challenged in up north adventure
Saint Bridget school seventh and eighth grade students traveled north to Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center in Finland, Minn. early last...
April 9, 2016 - 6:00am
April 2, 2016
Open Mike: International campfire memories rekindled
It’s funny how small the world can get some days. That occurred to me after bombs went off in Brussels. Mind you, I’ve never been to Belgium. Not even close. Yet I couldn’t help but wonder if some guys I encountered a couple years ago might have been victim to the horror. A...
April 2, 2016 - 11:27am
March 18, 2016
Wild Side: There’s lots to see in the sea in Belize
Carol and I have been going to Belize on vacations nearly every year since 1990. Belize is a small English-speaking country in Central America...
March 18, 2016 - 1:51pm
March 16, 2016
Work goes on for Wisconsin/Minnesota bridge
Construction progress on the St. Croix Crossing bridge continued into the winter of 2015-16, even though the Minnesota and Wisconsin Departments...
March 16, 2016 - 3:22pm
December 23, 2015
RFHS French exchange student: From burgers to car show, he’s getting the American experience
River Falls High School exchange student Damien Beauge enjoyed his first American Thanksgiving this year. Now he’s looking forward to the next...
December 23, 2015 - 6:00am
December 4, 2015
‘Dedicated’ River Falls woman reaches out to street kids of Africa
Sadie Clarke has gone far since graduating from River Falls High School in 2010 and UW-River Falls in 2014. She’s gone all the way to Tanzania,...
December 4, 2015 - 6:00am
September 19, 2015
Area group wants wheels to turn for new train of thought
Could there be a dramatic shift in the way people get from point A to point B? Some say yes, that trains are set to make a big resurgence. The...
September 19, 2015 - 6:00am
September 3, 2015
Construction continues on crosswalk light at Main and Union
Construction activity is continuing on Main Street and Union Street, where workers are instaling flashing crosswalk signal lights, like the ones...
September 3, 2015 - 1:26pm
August 21, 2015
River Falls drivers: Radio roadwork to start Monday
The St. Croix County Highway Department will begin reconstruction of a 1.4 mile stretch of Radio Road from Hwy. 35 to County Road MM on Monday,...
August 21, 2015 - 4:38pm
August 20, 2015
Traveling ‘vagabonds’ now make River Falls their summer home
Some people golf in their retirement. Not Ruth and Paul Twomey. In 2007 when they retired, they bought a trailer home. By 2010 they’d...
August 20, 2015 - 6:00am
June 30, 2015
Driving again, but in the right direction
On any given weekend night as the bars close and the people who’ve been imbibing leave drinking establishments, you’ll find Joel Sweeney,...
June 30, 2015 - 4:56pm
June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
A St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail starting point would have a little extra room to breathe — and space to grow — under a proposal backed last week by a key panel. St. Croix County Board members will vote July 7 on a recommendation to acquire private land that will help enhance...
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am