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Pool construction highlights city council and school board cooperation
Give your input on County Outdoor Rec Plan
Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
Semi crash causes Prescott power outage
Wisconsin roundup: Absentee voting underway for August primary elections; more state news stories
crime and courts
Misty morning run on River Falls Days
Fish fall to Rochester in eight innings
Cruising the St. Croix River
Baseball: Post 121 fights through injuries, weather to finish a 3-2 week
Baseball: Fish get much needed win
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Joint School/City Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/16/18 Personnel Committee Meeting
SUMMONS: Cottonwood Financial v. Krista Katchenago; Case 18-SC-668
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 7/16/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
SUMMONS: Applegate Properties v. Tomocha Brown; Case 18-SC-272
Aldi breaks grounds; what's next for Perkins?
Michelle Johnson Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Pediatrician Sarah Burke, MD.
State representatives celebrate local impact of cheese industry
Wright Law a resource for elder law, medicaid
Place a Business Announcement
Elmer R. LaDuke
John "Jack" Kusilek
Karen L. Williams
Alexis Van Nurden
Rich O'Connor- April 3rd
Balance means taking charge or not
Letters: We need positive, permanent immigration reform; Liberals out of control
Work Hard, Pray Harder: A Step Towards the Green Rush
Wellhaven column: Lunchtime socializing
Letter: When someone threatens violence, report it
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June 7, 2018
Superintendent column: Thank you to the River Falls community
On April 3 the School District of River Falls was blessed with resounding community support at the referendum ballot. I not only write to again thank the community but also to provide a quick update on construction plans. Thank you, River Falls, for supporting education. Our community...
June 7, 2018 - 12:47pm
Superintendent Column: Teacher appreciation
May 7 - 11 is National Teacher Appreciation Week—an annual tradition started in 1984 to recognize and honor our teachers. Please join me in celebrating the influence our teachers have on their students. For nine months per year, between the ages of 4-18, children spend thousands...
May 7, 2018 - 1:44pm
April 16, 2018
UW-River Falls BFA students hold exhibition
University of Wisconsin-River Falls seniors Samantha Kern, Stephanie Lenertz and Mitchell McCarty will present their Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree Exhibition in Gallery 101 in Kleinpell Fine Arts, April 20 to May 1. The exhibition is free and open to the public. On display will be...
April 16, 2018 - 2:21pm
April 6, 2018
Travis named provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at UW-River Falls
David Travis, dean of the College of Letters and Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, has accepted an offer to become provost...
April 6, 2018 - 6:02pm
March 23, 2018
Local women to be honored by AAUW
As part of its observance of Woman's History Month, the River Falls American Association of University Women will honor two western Wisconsin women with its "Role Model for Equity" award. Local pharmacist Leah Gavin and UWRF Professor Kathleen Hunzer have been chosen for this recognition...
March 23, 2018 - 6:00am
March 22, 2018
Grammy-nominated recording engineer to visit UW-River Falls
Bruce Leek, who has nearly 500 engineering and recording credits over a career spanning more than four decades, will visit Abbott Concert Hall at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls from March 19-25. Leek, who was nominated for a Best Engineered Album (Classical) Grammy Award...
March 22, 2018 - 2:14pm
Candidates detail priorities at public forum
The River Falls American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the River Falls Optimists Club organized two candidate forums last week, one of which was moderated by Mike Norman and held Thursday, March 15 where school board candidates were invited to answer questions from the...
March 22, 2018 - 1:57pm
March 20, 2018
Girls in SCIENCE returns April 21
The third annual Girls in SCIENCE: Seeing, Creating, Inventing, Exploring, Naming, Cooperating and Experimenting program will be held Saturday, April 21, at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Youth in grades 4-6 will have the opportunity to experience STEM activities 11:30 a.m....
March 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2018
RFSD sets referendum to support district growth
The River Falls community has high expectations of the school district, said Superintendent Jamie Benson. To meet those expectations, the district...
March 16, 2018 - 9:50am
March 14, 2018
RF students walk out
An estimated 100 or more students participated in a student-led walkout Wednesday, March 14, at River Falls High School. The local walkout was...
March 14, 2018 - 3:32pm
March 12, 2018
Superintendent column: The speed of trust
The School District of River Falls is holding a facility improvement referendum on April 3. School board members know they represent student and taxpayer interests in all their work. If you would like to individually discuss referendum details, I encourage you to contact me or any...
March 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 5, 2018
Tri4Grace Scholarship recipients share their stories
The Tri4Grace Memorial Triathlon began as a way to support Grace Goblirsch and her family, as she battled leukemia. She died of leukemia in 2013,...
March 5, 2018 - 7:49am
February 23, 2018
St Croix County Farm Bureau offers scholarships to county students
The St. Croix County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce that they will be granting $250 higher education scholarships to graduating seniors in 2018. The scholarships will be awarded to students who are enrolled in an accredited college, university or technical college. All majors...
February 23, 2018 - 9:10am
February 16, 2018
UW-River Falls' Vang receives UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award
Bee Vang, who has worked with the Upward Bound program at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls since 2010 and served as program director since...
February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
Rotary Reader of the Month
Grant Kohl was chosen to be the River Falls Rotary Reader Student of the Month for February. Pictured with Kohl is Rotary Reader John Kremer....
February 16, 2018 - 5:10am