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Police stop fight after ‘rear naked choke hold;’ nab male shoplifter with a woman’s red coat
St. Croix Drug Task Force makes huge pot bust
UPDATE: Minnesota man killed in Highway 65 crash south of Roberts
Fraud protection offered for county property owners
Congressman announces details for hunger/homelessness summit
crime and courts
Frisbie All-American, again
Wildcat gymnasts soar
Wild Side: Hunting scarce and elusive pheasants
Wildcat boys top B-W in home opener
Wild Side: Change of pace: Deer Hunting in the Banana Belt
These club members want kids to know that ‘Bird is the Word’
Christmas spirit for the Free Clinic, take three
Marketing students raise funds for ARC
Church ‘jazzes’ things up to raise money for building
Happy birthday, Jesus
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Bruce A. Johnson Estate; Case No. 14PR66
TOWN OF TROY: 1/8/15 Plan Commission Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Public Notice - NO COUNCIL MEETING Dec. 23, 2014
FORECLOSURE: Wells Fargo Bank v. William M. McMurdo, Case No. 13-CV-650
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2014-12 (Renewing Room Tax)
Timothy Teeter, 54
M. Jeremy Stowall, 85
Gerald A. Lee, 75
Ray D. Heilborn, 90
Bernice E. Yoder, 79
Days Gone By: 1954 McKahan fire
Column: Getting into the holiday spirit with ‘A Christmas Carol’
Days Gone By: Brownies 1974
Get Out! Deals
March 18, 2010
Pinewood Derby set March 27
Local River Falls Cub Scouts will take part in an annual Pinewood Derby Care Race at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27, in the Westside Elementary School gym. Scouts will arrive at 10 a.m. for an official weigh-in of their hand-made wooden cars, then compete in the race with friends and...
events / life
March 18, 2010 - 11:40am
December 30, 2009
Editorial: Westside School project a model for U.S. foreign policy
As President Obama and Congress prepare to send 30,000 more American troops to fight Al-Qaeda and Taliban terrorists in Afghanistan and Pakistan,...
opinion / editorials
December 30, 2009 - 7:58am
September 4, 2009
Joy to her world
She may be a few years older -- well, OK, 40 years older -- but secretary Joyce Walen says the thrill of Day One at school is the same as when Westside Elementary opened in September 1970. "What started as a job has become a passion," she says with her usual exuberance. The 61-year-old...
September 4, 2009 - 10:55am
February 5, 2009
Did Westside sprout a Nobel Prize?
A Nobel Peace Prize for Greg Mortenson? Jerene Mortenson, Westside Elementary principal (1986-98), brushed aside the notion. She put her son's...
news / education
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Little kids on a big mission
Seven thousand five hundred dollars is a lot of money for a group of children to raise. But that formidable amount isn't stopping 25 enthusiastic Westside Elementary School children from trying. For the last few weeks, the school's kindergarten through fifth-grade special needs...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Add her to the list of Sen. Kohl's 'fellows'
"It was really touching and I was very appreciative of it," says Westside Elementary School teacher Jayne Hoffman about how she felt when reading some surprising news last fall. Hoffman, who teaches a mixed class of second- and third-graders, learned by mail she had been nominated...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Westside Elementary School fourth-grader Kelly Hirsch performs a one-handed cartwheel during a visit to UW-River Falls' Knowles Center as part of the Movin' and Munchin' Program Friday afternoon. UW-RF health and human performance professor and track and field coach Martha Brennan,...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am