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Police Beat: Fake gun causes scare outside downtown Holiday station
Hudson police release photos of theft suspects
Ellsworth man arrested on suspicion of attempted homicide
A welcome home long overdue, Moving Wall ceremony honors Vietnam veterans
crime and courts
Wildcat football blanked by Merrill
Wildcats drop football opener
Wild Side: It pays to know some good knots
Fighting Fish fall in state quarterfinals
Prairie Day set for Aug. 22 at Willow River
UWRF Year of Mexico Kickoff Event Free and Open to Public
University's Year of Mexico kickoff event free and open to public
Weekend Happenings, Aug. 28-30
Family photos sought for ‘Making God Laugh’
Photographer Brett Kallusky featured at The Phipps
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/10/15 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/10/15 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/20/15 Special Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Public Notice - Water Damage Reports Due 9/11/15
JOSEPHINE kENNEDY, 83
Michael Wrase, 60
Genevieve Harden Gust, 93
William Edward Edholm, 87
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club carries on tradition of service to community
Days Gone By: Community rallies, rebuilds Normal School
Featured column: In The Front Row: Always more fun when you're in on the joke
Featured Letter to the Editor: Call this one a trip well worth it
Days Gone By: Flourishing local brickyard burned in July of 1889
November 4, 2009
Cats crack top ten
For Wildcat cross country coach Pat Lorentz, the hardest part of Saturday's WIAA State Cross Country Championships came at the end. "About the...
November 4, 2009 - 8:11am
August 13, 2009
WIAA announces new basketball tournament re-alignment
The WIAA has unveiled a plan to revamp boys and girls high school basketball. A fifth division would be added and private schools would have...
August 13, 2009 - 9:16am
November 20, 2008
WIAA championship football games get underway today
Four championship games are on tap today (Thursday), as the WIAA state high school football finals begin at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison....
November 20, 2008 - 9:00am
October 29, 2008
Scores for area schools in WIAA state high school football playoffs
River Falls, Somerset and Plum City are just some of the area schools to survive the first round of the WIAA playoffs. Division 1 Stevens...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
WIAA board turns-back bare chest ban proposal
There will not be a statewide ban on bare-chested fans at indoor high school sporting events. The WIAA's Board of Control voted Thursday to overturn a measure from its Sportsmanship Committee that would have prevented bare-chested fans from basketball and other indoor contests -...
June 20, 2008 - 9:00am
June 13, 2008
Burlington Catholic takes Div. 4 WIAA baseball title; other games rain-delayed
Burlington Catholic Central won the Division 4 state high school baseball championship Thursday, beating Rosholt 11-6. The game had a three hour rain delay at Fox Cities' Stadium near Appleton. Central broke a tournament record for all divisions with 11 stolen bases. Rosholt committed...
June 13, 2008 - 9:00am
June 12, 2008
Championship games today at WIAC baseball tournament
Four state championships are up for grabs today at the high school baseball tournament near Appleton. The pairings were set after Wednesday's semi-finals in the three lower divisions. The Division 4 title game will be played at 9 a.m. this morning (Thursday), as Rosholt faces...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
St. Croix Central takes on Marathon today at WIAA baseball tourney
Kimberly will play Kenosha Bradford Thursday night for the Division 1 title at the state high school baseball tournament. Both teams won semi-final games last night near Appleton. Bradford eliminated Wausau West 13-5. Matt Lewer drove in five runs for the winners and fell a homer...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
TV helicopter tries to dry field for WIAA soccer tournament
Milwaukee Divine Savior Holy Angels will play Brookfield East in tonight's (Friday) Division 1 semi-finals at the state girls' high school soccer tournament. Waunakee will take on Bay Port after all four schools advanced from Thursday's soggy quarter-finals in Milwaukee. Divine...
June 6, 2008 - 9:00am
Rains don't stop state softball tourney
Stevens Point will play Verona Saturday for the Division 1 state high school softball championship. Point remained unbeaten after eliminating Wausau West 6-1 in last night's semi-finals in Madison. Verona topped Hartland Arrowhead 6-3 in the other semi. Rain delayed the start...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Eau Claire Memorial to see action today in state girls' soccer tourney
The state girls' high school soccer tournament begins today (Thursday) in Milwaukee. Two of last year's three champions are back to defend their crowns; Waukesha Catholic Memorial in Division 2 and Menasha St. Mary Central in Division 3. Quarter-finals in Division 1 begin at noon...
June 5, 2008 - 9:00am
St. Croix Central among those heading to state baseball tournament
All but one sectional was completed Thursday in the state high school baseball tournament. East Troy and defending Division 2 champion Waupun were tied 4-4 after 12 innings, when it got too dark to continue. They'll wrap up that contest this afternoon in Chilton. Otherwise,...
June 5, 2008 - 9:00am
State softball tournament opens today in Madison
There will be at least three new champions at the state high school softball tournament which opens today (Thursday) in Madison. Division 3 champion Sevastopol is the only one to make it back this year with Kimberly, Union Grove, and Williams Bay falling short. The Division 1 quarter-finals...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
State track meet begins today in La Crosse; Hudson girls look to defend title
The 113th annual Wisconsin high school track and field meet will be held today (Friday) and Saturday in La Crosse - weather permitting. There's a 50-percent chance of thunderstorms in La Crosse today and a 30-percent chance Saturday. For the boys, the combined team of Milwaukee...
May 30, 2008 - 9:00am
April 24, 2008
WIAA head says fight effort to only cultivate top athletes
The head of the WIAA is telling Wisconsin high schools to fight a national coalition's effort to cultivate only the top prep players in basketball. Doug Chickering told the WIAA's annual meeting near Wausau that schools are facing growing pressure from outsiders in several sports...
April 24, 2008 - 12:00am