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Lightning causes power outage for RFMU customers
St. Croix consultant advises revising pay charts, rethinking worth of pay for performance
Missing: $8,500 in fireworks
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
Bioterrorism training exercise turns high school into clinic
crime and courts
Wildcats’ historic baseball season ends in extra innings
Wild Side: Green slime stinks of greed
Wildcat soccer advances to sectional championship
Wildcats sectional baseball champs
Wildcat girls bring home five state track medals
Registration open for ‘Paddle with a Ranger’
Minnesota Orchestra performs free outdoor concert in Hudson
Enjoy garden tour
‘What’s a circus without elephants?’ Not everyone agrees
Fun-loving group continues to play supporting role for those with cancer
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
AD FOR BIDS: St Croix County Health Center Additions/ Renovation
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 7/07/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/9/15 Special Meeting - Board Candidates
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/6/15 Hearing and Town Board Meeting
Florence J.(McMillen) Anderson-Trowbridge, 89
Beverly Thompson, 86
Daryl Albert Feyereisen, 75
Beverly Ruth Thompson, 86
Marjorie Wilma Yanisch, 88
Days Gone By: Elixirs, liniments, and pain relievers
Featured column: My gardening career: From potato bugs to soil fungus
Days Gone By: Sugar -- once a thriving business, until tragedy struck
Ready for a summer of experiences
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November 5, 2009
Local student works on driving into the future
According to Zack Ward of River Falls, the auto industry and the United States need to push for better fuel economy. As a means to that end, Ward and about 40 of his engineering school teammates at UW-Madison are taking part in a three-year competition called "EcoCAR." In early...
November 5, 2009 - 9:02am
October 30, 2009
UW-Madison study tests if meditation or exercise can ward off colds/flu
Who needs flu vaccine when you exercise your risk away - or maybe even meditate? University of Wisconsin-Madison is studying 150 residents to see if exercise and meditation can ward off colds and the flu. It's well-known that meditation can reduce stress, and prevent certain chronic...
October 30, 2009 - 9:44am
October 5, 2009
UW-Madison officials soften proposed policy allowing doctors' presentations at medical firm events
Officials at University of Wisconsin-Madison have softened a proposed policy against letting doctors make presentations at events for outside medical firms and getting big money in the process. Doctors would still be banned from speaking to drug companies about new medications....
October 5, 2009 - 9:00am
September 25, 2009
State's first domino transplant patients recovering in Madison
Two patients at the University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison are recovering, after they received Wisconsin's first domino transplant. In a 12-hour operation this week, Joe Stoikes of Madison received a matching liver from a deceased donor and Stoikes' liver was then given to...
September 25, 2009 - 10:00am
September 15, 2009
UW-Madison scientists predict state temperatures for 2055
University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists say Wisconsin's average annual temperatures will jump by 4 to 9 degrees by 2055. They released a study Monday that's being touted as the first detailed research on climate change that was done locally. Researchers say the big difference...
September 15, 2009 - 9:00am
August 7, 2009
UW-Madison researcher's 'dual fuel' could save one-third fuel use in U.S.
Researchers at University of Wisconsin may have found the recipe to for cleaner, more efficient engines. Lead researcher Rolf Reitz, with the Engine Research Center at UW-Madison's School of Mechanical Engineering, says technology which mixes gasoline and diesel fuel in an engine's...
August 7, 2009 - 9:24am
May 26, 2009
UW-Madison student facing deportation to Nigeria receives her doctorate in pharmacy
A University of Wisconsin-Madison student who's been facing deportation to Nigeria has received her doctorate degree in pharmacy. Tope Awe, 24, was detained last spring. And after numerous requests from her fellow students, Tope was allowed to complete her final year of pharmacy...
May 26, 2009 - 9:00am