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Bauer, Maplethorpe appointed to CVTC Board
UW-River Falls corpse flower to bloom for the third time
River Falls man charged with third OWI after being clocked at 122 mph
Vehicle crashes, vaults out of ditch; Hudson driver later arrested
Wisconsin roundup: No post-recession relief in many small towns, report says; ballots could see 7 White House candidates; eight more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
ID event aims to keep dogs and owners forever united
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF TROY: Notice of Ordinance Amendment (Ch. 156)
PUBLIC NOTICE - TIMBER SALE BY BID: Cylon State Wildlife Area
TOWN OF MARTELL: Ad For Bids- New Town Maintenance Building
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting and Public Hearing
ADJOURNED FORECLOSURE: Bremer Bank v. Brian J. O'Leary; Case 15-CV-121
Margaret Oleson, 87
Darold Dean Pechacek, 89
Marilyn T. Delander, 84
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Shirley Mae Christenson, 89
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
July 8, 2015
Downpour brings misery, destruction
This week started off with a bang – lots of bangs, and not just from Fourth of July fireworks. Many in River Falls woke to reverberating...
July 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
July 7, 2015
UPDATE: Capsized kayaker rescued from Lower Kinni by airboat
A kayaker dumped from her boat by swirling waters of the swollen Lower Kinnickinnic River spent an hour perched on a tree branch in the center...
July 7, 2015 - 9:23am
July 6, 2015
UPDATE: Weather service: Storm drops more than 7 inches of rain on River Falls
Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early today. The National...
July 6, 2015 - 9:21am
June 23, 2015
Northern Lights create show in region
Monday night, the Northern Lights put on a show the likes of which has not been seen in years. The aurora are the result of high energy particles from the sun reacting with gas molecules in Earth's outer atmosphere. Earth's magnetic field concentrates the displays near the north...
June 23, 2015 - 6:42pm
June 22, 2015
Not a storm, just a test
While the morning thunderstorm has already passed, the sirens of River Falls will sound at 1 p.m. Monday, June 22. The city's network of sirens will be tested by police at that time. During the approach of a bad storm, the sirens are activated to warn area residents. River...
June 22, 2015 - 12:30pm
May 18, 2015
Sirens will sound this afternoon in River Falls
The city of River Falls will conduct another of its monthly weather siren tests at 1 p.m. Monday, May 18. This test will activate the city’s...
May 18, 2015 - 10:38am
April 16, 2015
River Falls sirens to go off Thursday afternoon
River Falls Police Chief Roger Leque says the city's network of storm-warning sirens will be activated for their monthly test at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, April 16. During spring and summer, the city's sirens go off at the approach of bad weather. They are meant to warn residents to...
April 16, 2015 - 10:48am
April 15, 2015
Burning ban back in place
River Falls Assistant Fire Chief Mike Moody has announced a burning ban effective immediately, for the city of River Falls and the following...
April 15, 2015 - 4:03pm
March 18, 2015
River Falls: Sirens, spring on the way
The city of River Falls will resume testing its outdoor warning siren system starting soon and continue through early fall. The city’s network of sirens will be activated monthly for testing in 2015. In the event of approaching bad weather, such as a severe thunderstorm or...
March 18, 2015 - 11:49am
February 11, 2015
Vehicle-plow collision snarls Hwy. 35 late Tuesday
A late afternoon collision Tuesday, Feb. 10 between a passenger car and a St. Croix County Highway Dept. maintenance truck sent at least one person to the hospital to be evaluated but apparently didn't result in serious injury. The 5:25 p.m. crash in River Falls' east side occurred...
February 11, 2015 - 9:31am
January 8, 2015
Snowy day means long hours for snowplow drivers
It was a cold, snowy day Thursday, Jan. 8. Snowplows drove around town, working to keep the main roads clear. Snowplow drivers said once it stopped...
January 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
Featured photo: Snowy day at the Journal
This week's featured photo shows the the River Falls Journal office on a snowy day. You could see your photo featured on the River Falls...
Life/arts and entertainment
January 8, 2015 - 3:32pm
December 15, 2014
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Highway 65 crash south of Roberts
A Minnesota man was pronounced dead at the Hudson Hospital while his wife escaped with minor injuries following a two-vehicle crash amid heavy...
December 15, 2014 - 3:55pm
November 12, 2014
Featured photo: Winter on the Kinni
This week's featured photo was taken by Jack Thomas at a parking area for fishermen on River Drive, where the road changes from northbound to...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 12, 2014 - 6:00am
September 22, 2014
Get ready for a brief burst of noise
The city of River Falls will conduct its regular monthly storm-warning siren test at 1 p.m. Monday (today), Sept. 22. The network of sirens are tested each month through fall to make sure all sound properly. They are also activated to warn citizens to take cover in the event...
September 22, 2014 - 10:18am