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Drivers, if you see orange cones, put down the phones
crime and courts
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
High school Hall of Fame will add new inductees
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
Featured photo: Hummingbird
Bags for Burke fundraiser: 'It's our turn to let her heal'
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TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Marjorie J. LaDuke, 82,
Kathleen P. Carey, 78
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
August 11, 2011 - 10:02am