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River Falls Journal
Highway bridge now surfaced
Rep. Kind plans listening session in RF
Score! River Falls does on standardized tests
River Falls Police sergeant earns FBI training credentials
No-wake boating restriction in effect on St. Croix River
crime and courts
Local deer herd status on agenda at April 14th spring hearings
Youth state bowlers
Falcons beat St. Thomas in 3rd place game at national tourney
Powerlifters third at state
Weekend Happenings: April 18-20
St. Bridget Youth donate $510 to food shelf
Take Back: They are asking you to join them
Click to print coloring contest
Dioramas offer a 'peep' at spring
arts and entertainment
Eva M. Boese, 96
Dorothy H. DeLong, 91
Debra A. Sears, 55
Dr. Raymond V. Anderson, 91
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 4/22/14 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/21/14 Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 4/21/14 Planning Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC.: 1/16/13 Meeting Notice
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/17/14 Cemetery Committee Meeting
Days Gone By:
Featured Letter: Let’s turn Lake George into a charming oasis
Featured Letter: After my overindulgence, I was left alone, abandoned
Letter: Donation left me speechless
Editorial: Without consensus, these big issues will require go-slow approach
UW River Falls
April 29, 2013
Colt sale: See how they ride
UW-River Falls will hold its 37th annual Colt Sale 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at the Campus Lab Farm on Wasson Lane. The event begins with a sale preview at 11 a.m. followed by a lunch during which the students can answer questions about the horses. The auction begins at 2 p.m. People...
outdoors / education
April 29, 2013 - 10:03am
April 26, 2013
Legislators call for UW tuition freeze
Democrats have joined Republicans in demanding a tuition freeze for students in the University of Wisconsin System. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau released a report last week showing a the system finished the last fiscal year with almost $650 in reserves. Republicans immediately...
April 26, 2013 - 10:55am
April 19, 2013
Local education zips across the globe and back
Some classes in River Falls next school year will have student teachers representing an ancient culture and the most populated country in the...
news / education
April 19, 2013 - 11:35am
Real men wear high heels
UW-River Falls Student Social Work Association (UWRFSSWA)is sponsoring a "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" event from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, in support of ending sexual assault. "Walk a Mile" is an international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violen...
news / events
April 19, 2013 - 9:57am
April 12, 2013
Lost Shakespearian play can be discovered at UWRF
At 3 p.m. Thursday, April 18, the UW-River Falls College of Arts and Sciences presents "The Tragedy of Arthur," the story by Arthur Phillips about William Shakespeare's lost play on King Arthur. The author, Phillips, will be present. A brief scene from the play will be enacted, possibly...
April 12, 2013 - 8:08am
April 9, 2013
Giddy-up, get horse supplies
Seeing a niche that needed filling, UW-River Falls graduate Liz Bernitt took the horse by the reins and opened Boots N Spurs, 1025 S. Main Street, Suite 450, on March 23. The store, located in the Southside Plaza by Dick's Fresh Market, sells new and used horse tack and saddles,...
April 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
April 2, 2013
See what's in the night sky April 16
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Physics Department is hosting its last free, public observatory viewing and astronomy talk of the semester...
news / events
April 2, 2013 - 4:27am
March 14, 2013
Writer's tour includes stop at UW-River Falls
Arthur Phillips, a Minnesota native and author of the new novel, "The Tragedy of Arthur," a New York Times Notable Book selection, will be in River Falls at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 18, to discuss his new book and the creative writing process. Phillips will appear on the UWRF campus...
March 14, 2013 - 3:10pm
On the Job: Blake Fry
UW-River Falls' Special Assistant to the Chancellor Blake Fry received the 2013 Distinguished Service Award on Feb. 26 from the National Association of Presidential Assistants in Higher Education (NAPAHE). UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen joined Fry at an award luncheon where Max...
news / business /
March 14, 2013 - 9:40am
Boyhood dream goes airborne as reality
There is nothing quite so intriguing as watching a bird of prey soar through the sky. For area falconer Jordan Jones, a UW-River Falls student...
March 14, 2013 - 9:04am
March 13, 2013
Concert features premiere of commissioned piece
UW-River Falls will host Composer Fang Man for a three-day residency on March 19-21. The residency will conclude with a concert on Thursday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
March 13, 2013 - 3:31pm
Design begins on long-awaited UWRF complex
Nearly 20 years after a study found the facilities substandard, UW-River Falls gained the traction it needs to starts design on a new Falcon...
news / education / sports
March 13, 2013 - 12:09pm
March 12, 2013
UWRF dairy club takes top honors
Fifty-nine members of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Dairy Club attended the 31st Midwest American Dairy Science Association - Student...
March 12, 2013 - 10:24am
March 8, 2013
UPDATE: Lost dog finds owners, home
As of midday Tuesday, March 12, the terrier-Labrador mix found on the UW River Falls campus Friday, Charlie, was re-united with his owners. A Good Samaritan found him early in the morning outside of McMillan Hall and proceeded to try and find his owner working with the Humane Society...
March 8, 2013 - 3:48pm
March 7, 2013
Bisexual and LGBT rights activist will hold discussions March 14
Robyn Ochs will be speaking at UW-River Falls on Thursday, March 14, for several lectures. Ochs is an educator, speaker, workshop leader and activist who advocates for the rights of people of all orientations and genders to live safely, openly and with full legal equality. Her work...
education / events
March 7, 2013 - 9:22am