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WisDOT puts the brakes on construction for holiday travel
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Wisconsin roundup: Lawmakers continue UW tuition freeze, drop 2018 tuition cut; 10 more state news stories
Mustafa crime family member charged in St. Croix County
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
crime and courts
Where the buffalo roam
Record-setting relay: Girls 4x400 breaks 36-year-old BRC mark
Falcon roundup: UWRF Page golf outing June 19; Volleyball announces camp dates
Wildcats split with Chippewa
Booters gear up for playoffs
'Butter than any Udder Fair'
RF honors Memorial Day
Antiques expert returns to RF Library June 10
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2017-12
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 6/6/17 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: Ad For Bids- Glover Road Reconstruction
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/19/17 Public Hearing - Peterson Farms permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 6/5/17 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Bruce R. Wigent, 73
Myra J. Krause, 71
Floy M. Born, 95
Doris L. Larson, 94
Jennifer J. Hinz, 42
Is there a 'good' tax?
Letters to the editor: Juvenile justice system touted; Food drive a success
Arts Minded: Distinction in music between exclusivity and inclusivity
Library Notes: Your favorite authors have lined up visits
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
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May 25, 2017
Western Wisconsin lawmaker eyes gubernatorial bid
The state budget is slowly taking shape in Madison as lawmakers enter the session's home stretch. But not for Kathleen Vinehout. She's already...
May 25, 2017 - 8:32am
May 23, 2017
Four apply to be next St. Croix County sheriff
Four western Wisconsin residents will vie to become the next St. Croix County sheriff. Gov. Scott Walker's office released a list of the applicants...
May 23, 2017 - 2:08pm
May 12, 2017
Walker expected to talk re-election plans Saturday at state convention
Gov. Scott Walker is expected to announce he is ready to run for re-election in 2018, according to excerpts from a speech the Republican is scheduled...
May 12, 2017 - 2:57pm
May 11, 2017
Ron Kind visit: Here to hear from you
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-Wis.) was all ears at River Falls City Hall Monday, May 8 where he held a town hall meeting with constituents. Kind started...
May 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 28, 2017
Locals march for science on Earth Day
As people all over the world celebrated Earth Day, Town of Kinnickinnic residents husband and wife Peter Bloch and Bonnie Rubenstein went the...
April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 20, 2017
'Very persistent' Prescott teacher has lured U.S. senators to school since the '90s
PRESCOTT — The U.S. Senate has been called the most exclusive club in the world. On consecutive days last week, Prescott High School was...
April 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
April 19, 2017
Joint Finance Committee hearing underway in Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — Hundreds of area residents, activists and community leaders packed the stands Wednesday at Ellsworth High School’s gym, where...
April 19, 2017 - 11:46am
April 18, 2017
Prescott students press the issues with U.S. Sen. Johnson
PRESCOTT — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson laid out the ground rules immediately. "Anything's fair game," he told students last week during a question-and-answer...
April 18, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 4, 2017
Odeen, Gagne and Downing elected, more unofficial election results
The April 4 unofficial election results have been counts and reported. In River Falls, City Council winners include incumbents Diane Odeen, and...
April 4, 2017 - 10:05pm
March 30, 2017
Open invitation: Assemblyman to hold listening sessions
State Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, has set up two in-district listening sessions. These seek general ideas, input and community feedback. The listening sessions will be open to the public. They are meant to serve as an interactive opportunity to share ideas, concerns and...
March 30, 2017 - 10:47am
March 27, 2017
Past the learning curve, she sees bright future
Diane Odeen, 57, 811 Oak Knoll Ave.; degrees from Lawrence University (B.A.), U. of Minnesota (Ph.D.) and Hamline University School of Law (J.D.);...
March 27, 2017 - 8:41am
March 25, 2017
One campaign done, he's data driven to come back
Aaron Taylor, 29, 1119 State St. #251; seeking employment; graduated high school from Sun Prairie; graduated from UWRF in 2011 with a BS in...
March 25, 2017 - 5:00am
March 15, 2017
'Spirit of America' comes to Hudson
Positivity. That's the way Dianne Kiel, one of the organizers of Wisconsin's Spirit of America Rally in Hudson described the event. "It was just...
March 15, 2017 - 1:48pm
March 14, 2017
Despite reversal on transgender bathrooms, local officials don’t plan change
Despite a reversal in federal protections for transgender students, area public school officials aren’t planning to make any changes in policy. On Feb. 22, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice released a “Dear Colleague” letter undoing Obama era...
March 14, 2017 - 4:31pm
March 10, 2017
Cutting edge: Easy to speak up
A first-year state lawmaker says what matters most is "the voice of my constituents." Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (R-River Falls, 30th District),...
March 10, 2017 - 5:00am