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River Falls Journal
Plant disease class offered
Progress? Minnesota lawmakers ponder restoring tax reciprocity
Area school districts present united front against Gov. Walker’s budget
Harsdorf votes with majority for ‘Right to Work’
Council candidates sound off in public forum
crime and courts
Wildcat gymnasts heading to state; girls regional hoops champs
Fusion girls’ hockey sectional runner-up
Fusion skate to sectional final
Fusion win, Wildcats lose hockey playoff openers
Wild Side: Wild blank places on the map
Get a look at the stars
Dignity quilts donated
Global-minded River Falls speaker to analyze China, cyberwarfare
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Bridge Rail Panels
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/2/15 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./16/15 Public Hearing re: Moody Rezone Request
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3./5/15 Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/2/15 Town Board Meeting
LeRoy J. Nickel, 83
Sonja C. Johnson
Lyle and LaVerne Zastrow
Dylan J. Denk, 22
Annette Blanchette, 77
Days Gone By: 1975 Malmer Brothers Red & White Grocery Store
Featured syndicated column: Who will be Republican gubernatorial candidate in 2018?
Featured syndicated column: This is the time for political moves and countermoves
Featured letter: Ambulance coverage still as good as ever
Featured letter to the editor: What is happening to education in Wisconsin?
Get Out! Deals
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
July 23, 2011
Board approves expanded cemetery in town of Troy
Representatives from the German Settlement Cemetery group came to the Troy Town Board meeting Thursday, July 14, to seek a plat approval for the planned expansion of the cemetery maintained by the group. The town now has no policy on the books when it comes to planning for cemeteries,...
July 23, 2011 - 2:39pm
July 22, 2011
A lazy black bear helped itself to an easy meal of bird seed on the back yard deck at the Fredrich home in the town of Troy, near Townsvalley...
outdoors / life
July 22, 2011 - 9:23am
June 20, 2011
Work continues on key 21st century infrastructure project in Troy
Last summer Baldwin Telecom Inc. learned it was a successful applicant for a $4,533,949 matching grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's...
news / business
June 20, 2011 - 3:26am
June 17, 2011
Clifton: Town OKs survey map, liquor licenses
Odds and ends, renewing licenses and approving building permits were the main aspects of last week's Clifton Town Board meeting. The board agreed to recommend to the county the approval of a certified survey map for Don and Christine Vieregge, 433 New Century Drive, Hudson. The...
June 17, 2011 - 1:03pm
Troy Township: Some want storm sirens
During the public comment section of the town of Troy meeting Thursday, June 9, a resident raised concerns about the lack of warning sirens for severe weather. Acknowledging that they are not "completely meant to be heard indoors," he argued that they would still be good to have...
June 17, 2011 - 1:01pm
May 19, 2011
Letter: You'll be impressed by this candidate
I have finally had the opportunity to meet and talk with Shelly Moore and I like her. Shelly is intelligent, articulate, and aware of the troubling issues facing our state right now. She is also ready and willing to talk with and listen to her constituents -- unlike our current "representative." Shelly...
opinion / letters / politics
May 19, 2011 - 10:25am
May 12, 2011
Letter: A fellow can strike it rich fixing bumps
I recently heard that the town of Troy was going to consider spending up to $20,000 to fix a bump inside the entry road to Troy Burne. Having never seen a $20,000 bump I drove down there. I first securely fastened my seatbelt and even put on a helmet so that I wouldn't hit my head...
opinion / letters / government
May 12, 2011 - 3:00pm
April 28, 2011
Letter: 'This is not what I voted for'
The campaign to recall Sen. Harsdorf has been a resounding success in Senate District 10. An historic event occurred when over 146% of the required signatures for recall were submitted to the Government Accountability Board in Madison. Thank you to the hundreds of citizens who...
opinion / letters / politics
April 28, 2011 - 12:16pm