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Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
Community survey on district facility needs coming soon
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
crime and courts
Runners rally at BRC meet
Football: Hudson holds onto the jug
Volleyball: Cats lower the boom
Northwoods League makes it official
A reminder to hunters regarding deer and turkey tagging changes
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
CVTC clinic offers free dental care for veterans
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/19/17 Council Meeting Minutes
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/7/17 Special Meeting of Electors - Budget Approval
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Workshop re: Alternative Revenues
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 10/24/17 Council Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 11/6/17, Case No. 17-Cv-202, Laura Kneer
Lowell R. Payton
Rachel L. Perry
Melvyn L. Fahning
Carl Anthony Schneider
Carl Anthony Schneider
Viewpoint: Sen. Vinehout pleased with committee passage of hemp bill
Letters to the editor: RF woman seeks help in finding missing bear lawn ornaments
Viewpoint: Now is the time; take part in Kinni Corridor charrette
Viewpoint: Audit Committee focused on protecting veterans' care at King
Greg Peters column: Setting the 'Barr' high
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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...
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
March 23, 2015
Drivers ID'd in Pierce County crash
Authorities on Monday identified the drivers in a two-vehicle Town of Martell wreck that left one man hospitalized. The injured man, identified...
March 23, 2015 - 12:42pm
March 18, 2015
Cascade Avenue ornamental grass burned away
Still winds and a quiet campus offered perfect conditions for UW-River Falls Facilities & Grounds employees to conduct a mini-prairie burn from west to east on the East Cascade Avenue median strip. Tinder-dry grasses disappeared in seconds below the tip of a propane torch....
March 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
March 11, 2015
UWRF Prof. celebrates civil rights
Ann Mason, UW-River Falls assistant professor of multicultural education, marched across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. Sunday, March...
March 11, 2015 - 2:33pm
March 7, 2015
Don’t miss ‘City on the Kinni’ premiere
Not long after Hollywood rolled out the red carpet for the Academy Awards, River Falls is getting ready for a red carpet event of its own. The...
March 7, 2015 - 6:14am
February 28, 2015
Global-minded River Falls speaker to analyze China, cyberwarfare
Bill Hagestad II was raised in River Falls, though he spent time in Iran as a child due to his father Bill Hagestad work at UW-River Falls. The...
February 28, 2015 - 6:00am
February 16, 2015
Cedar Key: Where the farmers wear wet suits
Carol and I are enjoying our stay in Cedar Key, a small town on a group of islands on the Gulf Coast of Florida. After a long drive through the...
February 16, 2015 - 1:40pm
February 4, 2015
Idiocy? Wisconsin’s Harsdorf says bring it on to Minnesota’s Dayton
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was quoted in the press bashing a TV ad campaign for Wisconsin tourism by calling it “one of the most idiotic things...
February 4, 2015 - 11:07am
January 21, 2015
Lt. Gov. Kleefisch shares memories of China trip with UWRF
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch took a trip to China about a month ago, with a bi-partisan group of politicians. She came to...
January 21, 2015 - 9:33am
January 16, 2015
Weekend Happenings: Jan. 16-18
To share your River Falls area events with the Journal, please email reporters Gretta Stark at email@example.com or Deb Eliason at firstname.lastname@example.org. ...
January 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
January 8, 2015
Snowy day means long hours for snowplow drivers
It was a cold, snowy day Thursday, Jan. 8. Snowplows drove around town, working to keep the main roads clear. Snowplow drivers said once it stopped...
January 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 7, 2015
River Falls says: How sweet it is
For the first time in six or seven years, since the Great Recession, the price of gas across River Falls dropped below $2 a gallon on Wednesday,...
January 7, 2015 - 3:24pm
January 3, 2015
Exchange student: River Falls is just the right fit
Laurie Bélanger helped decorate a tree, and gathered with family to celebrate Christmas this year. It just wasn’t the family she was born...
January 3, 2015 - 6:00am
December 20, 2014
Who can blame her for dreaming of a White Christmas?
‘Do you want to build a snowman?’ the popular song from Disney’s “Frozen” asks. If you asked her, Sofia Palomarez-Gomez would say...
December 20, 2014 - 6:00am