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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
Jack Bostrack, 85
Jeffrey Dean Carlson, 44
Kenneth A. Lundberg, 84
Marilyn M. Goodrich, 84
Featured reader letter
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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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
June 10, 2015
He comes to River Falls: ‘the guy that loves cars’
Mischa Redmond loves fast, expensive cars. Just don’t call him a car snob. “I really don’t want to be that guy,” Redmond said,...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 10, 2015 - 1:44pm
June 5, 2015
Emergency personnel called to town of Troy crash
River Falls firefighters, EMS and First Responders were called to a one-vehicle rollover accident at about 3: 14 p.m. Thursday, June 4. According...
June 5, 2015 - 9:27am
May 22, 2015
Charges filed against Hager City driver in crash
A Hager City woman’s driving behavior was so alarming Wednesday, May 20, that a trailing motorist pulled back in Highway 65 traffic, with his passenger poised to call police about the problem. A criminal complaint states that when those witnesses rounded a corner, however,...
News/crime and courts
May 22, 2015 - 3:02pm
May 8, 2015
Trailblazing restorative justice leader aims to circle back home
This fall Kris Miner, who has worked with River Falls-based St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program for 15 years, will move to the South...
May 8, 2015 - 6:00am
May 1, 2015
Field takes to the skies piloting his hand-crafted plane
Many people have dreamed of flying through the clear blue skies. Most people can only achieve that through imagination or an airline ticket. But...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 1, 2015 - 6:00am
April 27, 2015
Two motorcyclists injured in Pierce County crash
SPRING VALLEY -- Pierce County authorities said alcohol played a role in a crash between two motorcycles that led to an Elmwood man being airlifted from the scene. According to a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, the crash occurred at 8:55 p.m. Sunday...
April 27, 2015 - 3:50pm