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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
RF honors Memorial Day
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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January 14, 2014
Afternoon school activities canceled due to winter weather
All afternoon and evening activities in the River Falls School District have been cancelled for Tuesday, Jan. 13, including Renaissance Knight School.
January 14, 2014 - 1:36pm
UPDATE: Fire destroys next-generation Glenhaven complex
GLENWOOD CITY -- A pre-dawn fire Tuesday destroyed a large portion of a $9.7 million building complex under construction, which would have eventually...
January 14, 2014 - 9:04am
October 23, 2013
Two River Falls students crash by bridge
Winter driving is upon us. That means it’s time to slow down, especially before reaching bridges that often have icy pavements. With overnight snowflakes and frost, bridge surfaces across Pierce County had a slippery coating early Wednesday morning, Oct. 23. The Pierce County...
October 23, 2013 - 1:55pm
October 14, 2013
Help keep kids warm by donating winter clothing
Clean out your unused coats, snow pants, boots, hats, mittens and gloves in your closet and donate to a local collection box near you. Your donation...
October 14, 2013 - 9:18am
September 27, 2013
Autumn rain: Little too late for corn, soybeans
Heavy rains last week suspended the burning ban in River Falls and surrounding towns, effective last Thursday, Sept. 18. As of Tuesday, the burning...
September 27, 2013 - 10:33am
August 30, 2013
City asks help watering trees
The lack of rain for weeks and recent high temperatures are putting stress on the City of River Falls's street trees, according to Tony Steiner,...
August 30, 2013 - 12:37pm
August 26, 2013
Sirens will blare in River Falls
The City of River Falls will be conducting the monthly test of the weather sirens today, Monday, Aug. 21, at 1 p.m.
August 26, 2013 - 12:03pm
August 8, 2013
St. Croix County included in disaster declaration
Governor Scott Walker announced Thursday, Aug. 8, a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) major disaster declaration for eight counties impacted by flooding in June. The counties named in the declaration are St. Croix, Ashland, Bayfield, Crawford, Grant, Iowa, Richland and...
August 8, 2013 - 4:45pm
June 21, 2013
Hudson cleaning up from storm that downed many trees
Many residents are cleaning up their yards and making arrangement to remove down trees after a strong thunderstorm moved through the Hudson area...
June 21, 2013 - 12:11pm
June 12, 2013
Wisconsin is being told to prepare for a rare "derecho"
"Derecho" (deh-ray'-cho) is not a common word among Wisconsin weather watchers - but it could be before the week is out. A derecho is a strong...
June 12, 2013 - 9:27am
June 7, 2013
The Drought-of-2012 is finally declared over in Wisconsin
It's finally over. The Drought-of-2012 officially ended in Wisconsin this morning, when the U-S Drought Monitor said no place in the state is abnormally dry any longer. After the extended winter and the recent heavy rains, you may have assumed that Wisconsin is so water-logged, it's...
June 7, 2013 - 8:18am
May 20, 2013
Siren testing today at 1 p.m.
Please note the City of River Falls will be conducting the monthly test the weather sirens today at 1 p.m. Two activations of the sirens are...
May 20, 2013 - 12:26pm
May 13, 2013
What a mess: Roadwork, clean up must begin
With winter's icy grip finally melted away, town of River Falls officials are focused on road repairs and cleaning debris from the recent snowstorm. With winter's icy grip finally melted away, town of River Falls officials are focused on road repairs and cleaning debris from last...
May 13, 2013 - 9:29am
May 2, 2013
SECOND UPDATE: Storm takes out power across area
An unprecedented wet, heavy May snowfall that continues to blanket western Wisconsin cut off power to thousands of homes and closed schools and...
May 2, 2013 - 9:16am
April 26, 2013
Rain, snow chase away drought
The U.S. Drought Monitor reports that less than 13 percent of Wisconsin is in drought, although at the beginning of 2013, more than 60 percent of the state was in drought. The recent heavy precipitation is keeping some farmers out of the fields. They say they will be okay if they...
April 26, 2013 - 10:56am