Weather Forecast



May 19, 2014
Today’s stormy weather means no siren test
May 19, 2014 - 11:13am
March 24, 2014
River Falls sirens to go off
March 24, 2014 - 12:25pm
March 19, 2014
River Falls Fire, EMS and Police were called to a two-car head-on collision at about 8:57 p.m. Tuesday, March 18.
Snowy night keeps emergency responders busy
March 19, 2014 - 11:29am
March 12, 2014
Sastrugi — snow dunes and holes shaped by the wind on our prairie. (Photo by Dan Wilcox)
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
March 12, 2014 - 8:50am
March 10, 2014
Swans and some other waterfowl appear to have returned to River Falls as the weather begins to warm up. This bird was seen at Lake George Sunday, March 9.
Signs of spring
March 10, 2014 - 10:44am
February 27, 2014
Wild Side: Heavy snow is tough on trees
February 27, 2014 - 1:40pm
February 24, 2014
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory was completed in December 2010 after seven years of construction. It was built under an NSF Major Research Equipment and Facilities Construction grant, with assistance from partner funding agencies around the world.
University to premier planetarium polar show
February 24, 2014 - 8:00am
February 21, 2014
One River Falls Family had some fun with the snow Thursday afternoon, Feb. 20. From left are 14-year-old Hunter Omberg, mom Lee Sprute, 11-year-old Taylor Omberg and step-dad Josh Mills. Hunter attends Meyer Middle School. Taylor attends Greenwood Elementary.
Family sculpts 6-foot snowman
February 21, 2014 - 11:32am
Some Pierce residents left in the dark by falling limbs but main roads all open
February 21, 2014 - 8:45am
February 20, 2014
RF schools are closing three hours early, no evening activities
February 20, 2014 - 10:10am
February 19, 2014
Storm anticipated; River Falls tax service canceled
February 19, 2014 - 4:35pm
February 18, 2014
A Main Street store awning collapsed this morning, Tuesday, Feb. 18, apparently under the weight of a heavy snow buildup. Passers-by and people exiting stores paused to take a look. (River Falls Journal photo by Joanne Heebink)
Main Street awning collapses
February 18, 2014 - 2:28pm
February 17, 2014
Winter weather may have made the morning commute difficult Monday, Feb. 17. A car could be seen in the ditch at about 12:30 p.m., with a sheriff's department vehicle near it. A winter storm warning issued around 1:30 p.m., by the National Weather Service predicted a snow accumulation of around four to six inches Monday.
Snowy weather may mean a slippery commute
February 17, 2014 - 2:18pm
February 14, 2014
It’s not easy to tell with a black-and-white image, but these are a flock of robins perching in two trees outside the Kinnic Health and Rehab nursing home recently. (Submitted photo)
Editorial: Sign of spring? Or something else?
February 14, 2014 - 12:51pm
February 12, 2014
A hint of spring
February 12, 2014 - 2:12pm