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Town of Hudson leaving St. Croix EMS, looking at Lakeview
Wisconsin roundup: Durand police ID teen accused of threatening school; more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Exploding tire rim kills worker in Dunn County; more state news stories
Bay City man killed in tractor rollover
Mistrial declared in Cherrier trial
crime and courts
Welcome to the Hall of Fame
Girls' golf: Call them champions
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Developing skills, connections with Women in the Parks
Football: Cats make quick work of Old Abes on homecoming
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
TOWN OF TROY: 10/4/18 Public Hearing and Plan Commission Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/27/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 9/24/18 School Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 9/25/18 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Fair Housing Ordinance Notice
Two senior living centers vying to make Prescott home
RFMU receives trio of energy awards
CPA Firm Bauman Associates Promotes Gregory Mleziva as Managing Principal
Hudson Physicians Gives Back to Local Artists & Community
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Place a Business Announcement
Charles Jerry Cederholm
Douglas Earl Young
Wayne Richard Petersen
Heather M. Sporer
James "Jim" Alan Stewart
Annabelle Marie Duerst
Bill Rubin column: Lombardi time
From this Perch: Time for non-partisan redistricting
Woodworking column: Research readers really need to know
Letters to the editor: A more thoughtful tone
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August 10, 2018
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
River Falls City Council Member Diane Odeen has been on the city's Utility Advisory Board since she was first elected to the council in 2013....
August 10, 2018 - 6:05am
April 30, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. utilities ordered to share tax credits with customers; more state news stories
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission is ordering the state's utilities to share their tax savings with customers. The federal corporate tax...
April 30, 2018 - 9:01am
February 19, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Wis. electric rates some of nation’s highest; more state news stories
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Energy Information Administration reports Wisconsin has some of the highest electricity rates in the country, despite...
February 19, 2018 - 9:14am
December 22, 2017
Things are looking bright at Foley United
Foley United, a global manufacturer of engineered grinders for the golf and turf industry, recently replaced aging fluorescent lighting with...
December 22, 2017 - 7:49am
May 18, 2015
Elwood takes new post at Xcel Energy
Takes community relations manager post after retirement of Trudy Popenhagen Brian Elwood recently began his new role as community relations...
May 18, 2015 - 12:16pm
November 14, 2014
You might call it a big ‘dam’ decision: City ponders options for relicensing hydroelectric dams
River Falls has had dams and hydroelectric power generation for more than 100 years, according to City Administrator Scot Simpson. The city’s...
November 14, 2014 - 5:00am
May 22, 2014
Prairie Island operating at partial capacity with one unit down
RED WING - A nuclear power plant at the Wisconsin-Minnesota border is running at only partial capacity. The second of two units is down at the...
May 22, 2014 - 10:27am
April 16, 2014
Featured Letter: Let’s turn Lake George into a charming oasis
Michael Page (last week’s letter writer), a proponent of a ‘free’ Kinnickinnick River, asks us to imagine the Kinni without dams, and asks whether we would dam it today. I love wilderness, too, but to see a cascade, Willow River State Park is close enough for me. I’m...
April 16, 2014 - 3:34pm
January 29, 2014
Energy company’s customers praised
Even in the midst of another polar blast, they turned down their thermostats to 60 to conserve scarce natural gas. Marti Piepgras of St. Croix...
January 29, 2014 - 8:53am
November 6, 2013
Solar photovoltaic system reception at UWRF
A small informal project completion reception for the new solar photovoltaic system at the RDI building at UW-River Falls will be held from 3-3:30...
November 6, 2013 - 9:05am
June 3, 2013
Dane County is about to get a second plant that would convert raw waste from cows into electricity
Dane County is about to get a second plant that would convert raw waste from cows into electricity for area residents. Media reports say a new community manure digester will be built west of Middleton at the Ziegler Dairy Farms. Construction began earlier this week. Dane County's...
June 3, 2013 - 11:07am
March 22, 2013
Utility director brings energy expertise home
Kevin Westhuis started March 4 as the new director of the River Falls Municipal Utility and said last week he's excited about the job and about...
March 22, 2013 - 9:31am
February 20, 2013
PSC rejects Forest wind-farm plan
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission declined plans for a 41-turbine wind farm near the town of Forest in St. Croix County. Emerging Energies planned to generate about 100 megawatts of power from the 250 million dollar project.State regulators listed concerns about the impact...
February 20, 2013 - 11:09am
February 18, 2013
City hires utilities director
The City Council agreed at its Feb. 12 meeting night to hire Kevin Westhuis as River Falls' new utilities director starting Monday, March 4....
February 18, 2013 - 9:27am
February 14, 2013
St. Croix County wind farm project application denied by PSC
The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin voted 2-1 on Thursday, Feb. 14, to deny an application of Highland Wind Farm, LLC, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to construct a 102.5 megawatt (MW) wind electric facility in the Towns of Forest and Cylon in St.
February 14, 2013 - 12:29pm