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Police Beat: Teething, wailing toddler leads to drug citations
Final points heard before puppy mill trial
Pierce County Sheriff Blotter: Donkey bite; 55-cent dispute; stop that UTV driver
Wisconsin roundup: Walker pitches state's insurance-for-poor plan to Trump; 3 more die in snowmobile crashes; 10 more state news stories
Fake IDs remain problem for bars, liquor stores
crime and courts
Falcon men advance to WIAC title game
Wildcats BRC champs
Falcon men clinch WIAC title
Memories resound as UWRF's Karges Center era closes
Small town kids, big league dreams
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: 3/6/17 Special Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/7/17 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: For Sale By Bid - Used Band Uniforms
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/13/17 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/6/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
Marian I. Hammer, 88
Shirley Holerud, 83
Michael G. Peterson, 71
Richardson Orr Farmer, 92
Dorothy E. Cudd, 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
February 10, 2017
Pillow talk: She's all action
Money isn't all that River Falls gives to a school in Ganthier, Haiti. Clothes, mostly handmade, get delivered from here to there for the school's students. The hand-sewn clothing is part of what's dubbed the "Pillowcase Project." It was launched two years ago by Judy Caflisch and...
February 10, 2017 - 4:02pm
February 9, 2017
Her student exchange: Start from zero and 'just go'
Marharyta Teslenko never thought she'd move to a small town. The 16-year-old junior exchange student said her home city of Dnipro, Ukraine, has...
February 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 19, 2017
'It was always a dream'
Svenja Kraut had never been to the United States before coming here four months ago. The 10th grade exchange student from Northern Germany said...
January 19, 2017 - 10:24am
January 12, 2017
New 'Story Maps' a virtual walk through time
Thanks to the work of a city intern, there is a new way to explore River Falls. Intern Tyler Galde has created two new Story Maps. The interactive...
January 12, 2017 - 4:09pm
December 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator backs off mandatory high school drug testing; snow advisories for travelers; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — A Republican state lawmaker is backing off plans for a bill that would require high school students who participate in extracurricular activities or park a vehicle on school property to undergo random drug tests.
December 23, 2016 - 8:51am
December 22, 2016
Exchange student has 'an unforgotten journey'
As Americans are "dreaming of a White Christmas," and snow is covering the ground, River Falls High School exchange student Muneeb Kamran is...
December 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 23, 2016
Night out for parents offered as RFHS class holds fundraiser
A group of River Falls High School students will travel to Italy and France next June with their art teacher Gina Pedriana-Basche. The 15 students...
November 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Wisconsin roundup: Thanksgiving travelers greeted with sloppy roads; judge blocks Obama rule on overtime pay hikes; 9 more state news stories
Getting home for Thanksgiving will not be easy for hundreds of thousands of Wisconsinites. The first noteworthy snow of the season began Tuesday night in the northern half of the state -- and a second wave is due in Wednesday afternoon with advisories posted into the evening. Sleet...
November 23, 2016 - 9:22am
November 21, 2016
Cheap gas, more travel for Thanksgiving
Fueled by the cheapest November gas prices in years, Americans are expected to travel more for Thanksgiving this year than any year since before...
November 21, 2016 - 11:12am
October 26, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Green Bay clerk refuses to put early voting site at UW campus; gas now $1.99 in parts of state; 9 more state news stories
GREEN BAY -- A newly released email shows that the Green Bay city clerk rejected a state lawmaker's request to put an early voting site at the city's UW campus because the clerk thought it would help the lawmaker's Democratic party. The Nation first reported on the email from Green...
October 26, 2016 - 8:57am
October 20, 2016
Haiti heartbreak goes on but so does River Falls outreach
The Oct. 4 Category 4 hurricane that killed nearly 500 Haitians and decimated much of the island largely spared the River Falls donor-financed village school that opened six years ago. Curt Larson, who with Pat O'Malley heads up local Haitian Relief Services, was relieved. “We didn't...
October 20, 2016 - 5:00am
October 1, 2016
Cell towers for Pierce greenlighted by Land Management
ELLSWORTH -- Are you ever driving down the winding roads of Pierce County, cursing your lack of cell phone service? That may improve, though how much is hard to say, thanks to three new cell phone towers set to be erected in Pierce County. The Land Management Committee approved three...
October 1, 2016 - 5:00am
September 10, 2016
Marching ensemble heads for Shanghai, China
The Govenaires Drum and Bugle Corps – including three members from River Falls – have embarked on a historic trip to perform in the 2016...
September 10, 2016 - 5:00am
September 8, 2016
This young woman gets firsthand experience with refugee crisis in Europe
When River Falls resident Tessa Coggio went to Germany early last September as a Fulbright Scholar, it wasn’t her goal to get fully absorbed...
September 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
One last time: Retiring teacher takes students on another far-reaching, educational trip
After 20 on-and-off years of trips with River Falls students abroad, high school science/biology teacher Dan Hoffman retired in spring 2016....
September 8, 2016 - 6:00am