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Pierce County Sheriff's Blotter: Photo-taking man prompts concern; sinking boat, ATVs gone wild
Milberg trial: Facebook activity, inspections scrutinized on Tuesday
Police Beat: Barefoot shoplifter knows that shoes make the man
Walker wants DOT budget plan earlier for 'full public discussion'; more Wisconsinites to take to the roads on Fourth; nine more state news stories
Hwy. 29 gets a facelift
crime and courts
Fish rally falls one run short
Bob Burrows In the Front Row: Here's to days at the ballpark with Dad
Former Wildcat Call drafted in 3rd round by White Sox
Former Wildcat Alex Call drafted by White Sox
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional title game
Skyfall: Man goes for the record, has personal motivation
Crime pays, authors speak at River Falls area winery
Longtime NR leaders, Dr. Craig and Tom Doar, pass
Belinda Jensen makes a cloud
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arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/5/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 144)
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 7/5/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/12/16 Town Board Meeting
Bradley Alan Buschette, 48
Coyde Marsh Jr., 77
Patricia Ann Leonard, 74
Preston Orvold, 66
Beverly F. Falteisek, 80
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
Featured editorial: No power to the people
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Featured column: As I See It: Connect the dots: Go green, go sidewalks
Real Estate Showcase
January 17, 2013
Town says dog owners need to pick up messes
The Park Board is pleased with the number of people using Glover Park for hiking, snowshoeing and sledding during winter, reported its chairwoman, Jill Berke, at the Troy Town Board meeting Jan. 10. However, many dog owners have not been cleaning up after their pets, Berke added. Park...
government / outdoors
January 17, 2013 - 9:31am
October 29, 2012
Town renames cemetery after historic local family
A public hearing for a cemetery law was held at the town of River Falls regular board meeting Monday, Oct.
October 29, 2012 - 9:17am
September 27, 2012
On the Job: Jen Zoller
3M honored Jen Zoller, resident of the Town of Troy, as one of 25 individuals nationwide to receive the 3M Community Volunteer Award. This award...
News / business
September 27, 2012 - 9:37am
August 16, 2012
Troy addresses new-interchange details
The Troy Town Board supported the Department of Transportation's proposed local road assignments for the Radio Road Interchange at the regular board meeting Thursday, Aug. 9. The state DOT's Programming and Planning Supervisor Paul Conlin discussed a resolution for assigning jurisdiction...
August 16, 2012 - 9:28am
July 6, 2012
Dan and Terri Pearson have an organic farm E-I-E-I-O
Dan and Terri Pearson were the first organic farmers of the River Falls area and they are opening up their pastures for a pasture walk event...
health / Food / business
July 6, 2012 - 3:22pm
March 15, 2012
Letter: This candidate has earned my support
I am happy to announce my support for Suzanne Van Mele, candidate for St. Croix County Board Supervisor, District No. 9 in the April 3 general election. Suzanne has served as an active member on the town of Troy Park Board since 2009. Among other projects, she volunteered her technical...
opinion / letters / politics
March 15, 2012 - 9:04am
Letter: This person shows strong potential
As we move closer to the spring elections, I wish to share these words with each of you whom I've served as your County Board representative. I'm both humbled by and grateful for the trust you have placed in me, and for your ongoing support during my 10 years as your supervisor....
opinion / letters / politics
March 15, 2012 - 8:59am
February 21, 2012
Troy Board denies rezoning for sports complex
The Troy Town Board denied a request to rezone residential property at 570 Coulee Trail to commercial at a meeting last Thursday, Feb. 9. The discussion began with four residents who live near the property stating their concerns with the proposed rezoning. They were worried how...
government / sports
February 21, 2012 - 9:20am
February 20, 2012
Troy Town Board denies rezoning for community sports complex
The Troy Town Board denied a request to rezone residential property at 570 Coulee Trail to commercial at a meeting Feb. 9. The discussion began with four residents who live near the property stating their concerns with the proposed rezoning. They were worried how a commercial property...
February 20, 2012 - 9:10am
February 10, 2012
Company wraps up fiber-optic work
People see the Baldwin Telecom, Inc., vans at various places on the north end of River Falls and may wonder what's happening. The company is...
February 10, 2012 - 4:34pm
September 23, 2011
Troy OKs plowing plan tailored for Troy Burne
After a month of discussion, several items were presented to the Troy Town Board earlier this month as suggestions on how to improve plowing and road repair conditions in the Troy Burne subdivision, specifically for this upcoming winter. Last month the board heard concerns from the...
September 23, 2011 - 8:47am
Letter: Even high-speed Internet in Troy is government waste
For years there have been stories of federal stimulus money wasted on projects from the east to the west coasts. Millions of dollars reported to have saved or created jobs that in the final analysis had tremendous costs. None of us likes to see our tax dollars wasted. When we...
opinion / letters / politics
September 23, 2011 - 8:20am
September 2, 2011
Letter: Always glad to offer some practical advice
I see my friends in Troy Burne need my help again. You might remember I solved their problem with the $20,000 road bump and it didn't cost a penny. Their first problem is leftover sand from winter plowing operations. Some may want to spend $20,000 to retrofit a truck but I have a...
opinion / letters
September 2, 2011 - 8:25am
August 22, 2011
What's new at your school?
With the 2011-12 school year fast approaching, students in River Falls are buying supplies to prepare. They aren't the only ones preparing. The...
education / News
August 22, 2011 - 9:48am
August 11, 2011
River Falls school referendum II: This time, multiple choice
At a special meeting last week, River Falls School Board members quickly concluded that with a few "tweaks" they could turn defeat into victory by holding a slightly revised referendum format in November. Last April, by a narrow margin (51.7%-48.3%), school district voters rejected...
education / government
August 11, 2011 - 10:02am