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Council candidates name their top priorities
Wisconsin roundup: State’s jobless rate now at record-low 2.9 percent; more state news stories
Students share why they walked out
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly passes juvenile justice bill, more key votes on tap; more state news stories
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UWRF removes interim tag on Lanning
Falcons shine on spring trip
Honors pile up for gymnasts
Falcon Roundup: Moran, Nielsen All-Americans; Herink named to NABC All-District team
WIAA extends facilities agreement with UW
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2017-18 Budget Adjustments
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2018 Outfall Reconstruction Project
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/27/18 Council Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/27/18 Public Test of Voting Equipment
TOWN OF TROY: 4/5/18 Hearing - Proposed Cell Tower (Chinnock Lane)
Harel Chiropractic Welcomes New Acupuncturist
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Bernie Hull as COO and Director of HR
Momma's Bling Thing opens on Main Street
Feds say no to permit for Michigan mine
WITC-New Richmond Earns Family Friendly Workplace Certification
Place a Business Announcement
Nola Jo Janicki
Rosella Anna Huppert
Stewart A. Lentz
Evan Lyle Hall
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Greg Peters column: Paying it forward
Speed of Life column: When enough is enough
Viewpoint: Giving a voice to people who live with disabilities
Woodworking column: Caveat Emptor
Letters to the editor: Why should children pay the penalty?
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February 22, 2018
UWRF men advance in WIAC Tourney
The UW-River Falls men's basketball team raced out to an 18-point lead midway through the first half but had to hold on for a 79-68 victory in...
February 22, 2018 - 11:10am
February 14, 2018
Falcon Roundup: Women skate to fifth straight WIAC title
A 2-2 tie with UW-Eau Claire was good enough to give the fifth-ranked UW-River Falls women's hockey team its fifth straight WIAC regular season championship Saturday, Feb. 10, at Hunt Arena.
February 14, 2018 - 1:36pm
Basketball: Falcons complete sweep of Warhawks
After a disappointing one-point loss to last place UW-Stout Wednesday, Feb. 7, the UW-River Falls men's basketball team completed a season sweep of UW-Whitewater with a 76-66 victory Saturday, Feb. 10, at Page Arena to remain in contention for a home game in the first round of the...
February 14, 2018 - 11:23am
February 13, 2018
Small fire extinguished at UW-River Falls
A UW-River Falls building was temporarily evacuated Tuesday after a small fire in a heating unit. A campus spokesman said River Falls firefighters...
February 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 7, 2018
Falcon Briefs: Hall sets NCAA wins record; Track teams compete at Wartburg
Hall sets NCAA wins record Senior Angie Hall set a new NCAA Division III record for most wins by a goalie in the UW-River Falls women's hockey team's 8-1 victory over St. Olaf College Wednesday, Jan. 31, in Northfield, Minn. Hall's win was the 76th of her career, the most ever by...
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2018
Mens' basketball: Falcons can't gain ground
The UW-River Falls men's basketball team split a pair of close games last week, beating UW-La Crosse, 77-74, in overtime Wednesday night, Jan. 31 at Page Arena before losing to UW-Stevens Point for the second time this season, 66-64, Saturday, Feb. 3 in Stevens Point. The split left...
February 6, 2018 - 11:40am
January 31, 2018
Falcon Roundup: Women skaters extend streak; Track sweeps Winter Classic
Women skaters extend streak The fifth-ranked UW-River Falls women's hockey team swept UW-Superior in a home-and-home series, 7-5, Friday, Jan. 26 at Hunt Arena, and 5-0, Saturday, Jan. 27 in Superior to extend its unbeaten streak to 11 games and improve to 15-4-2 on the season.
January 31, 2018 - 5:54pm
January 23, 2018
Falcon Roundup: Men's hoops wallops Blue Devils
Men's hoops wallops Blue Devils The UW-River Falls men's basketball team (12-4, 3-3 WIAC) got back on track picking up a WIAC conference win over UW-Stout (7-10, 1-5 WIAC Saturday, Jan. 20 when they took down the Blue Devils 96-68 at Page Arena. The Falcons outscored the Blue Devils...
January 23, 2018 - 10:10am
January 17, 2018
Split drops Falcons in poll
A home win over UW-Platteville Jan. 10 wasn't enough to keep the UW-River Falls men's basketball team from dropping six spots in this week's D3hoops.com rankings after the Falcons lost to No. 13 UW-Oshkosh on the road three nights later. The Falcons entered last week ranked No. 7...
January 17, 2018 - 2:05pm
UWRF to host National Girls and Women in Sports Day
The UW-River Falls Athletic Department will be holding its second Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day Luncheon on Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 11 a.m. The event will take place in the RCU Community Room at the UWRF Falcon Center and will include featured speaker Deb Timmerman....
January 17, 2018 - 1:36pm
Falcon Roundup: Men's hockey winless on weekend; Women skaters sweep Northland
Men's hockey winless on weekend The Falcon men's hockey team played to a tie and a loss in a pair of road games against MIAC opponents over the weekend. The Falcons tied St. Olaf College, 3-3, Friday, Jan. 12, in Northfield, Minn. before dropping a 3-2 decision to Bethel College Saturday,...
January 17, 2018 - 1:29pm
January 12, 2018
Falcon Roundup: Women's hockey dominates Concordia; Men skate past Gustavus
The sixth-ranked UWRF women's hockey team erupted for 20 goals in a weekend sweep of Concordia College last Friday and Saturday in Moorhead, Minn. The Falcons topped the Cobbers, 10-4, Friday, Jan. 5, before matching that goal total with a 10-3 win Saturday, Jan. 6.
January 12, 2018 - 6:52am
January 10, 2018
Men's basketball: Falcons bounce back against Whitewater
After a lackluster 73-48 loss in its WIAC opener at home against unranked UW-Stevens Point Wednesday Jan. 3, the third-ranked UW-River Falls...
January 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 4, 2018
Falcon men's basketball roll to 8th straight
The eighth-ranked UW-River Falls men's basketball team used a 15-1 run late in the first half to break open a close game and roll to its eighth straight win, 72-49, over St. Olaf College in its final nonconference game of the season Friday, Dec. 29, in Eau Claire. The Falcons will...
January 4, 2018 - 1:54pm
Falcon Roundup: Herink honored by WIAC; Women win twice out west
UW-River Falls senior Alex Herink of Hudson was named the WIAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week Dec. 18 after registering 24 points and 11 rebounds in a come-from-behind 69-65 victory over Northwestern-St. Paul Dec. 16. Herink scored 20 points in the second half to lead the comeback....
January 4, 2018 - 12:00pm