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December 28, 2016
River Falls spring election: And then there were four
With District 1 City Council member David Cronk deciding not to run for an eighth term, the number of candidates vying to replace him has reached four. That means there will be a February primary for the District 1 race before the April 5 spring election.
December 28, 2016 - 3:58pm
December 23, 2016
New assemblyman holds in-district inauguration in River Falls
A ceremonial swearing in for state Representative-elect Shannon Zimmerman of the 30th Assembly District was held at River Falls City Hall. After...
December 23, 2016 - 2:02pm
December 21, 2016
Duffy to Obama, Trump and others: Halt refugee resettlement plans for St. Croix region
Washington D.C. – U.S. Representative Sean Duffy appealed to President Obama and the head of Lutheran Social Services (LSS) of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan to reconsider their plans to resettle Syrian refugees in the western Wisconsin area without conducting a thorough examination...
December 21, 2016 - 3:19pm
December 16, 2016
Update: Former mayor now a city council candidate in a contested race
Eric Amundsen, former River Falls mayor, has filed the necessary papers and signatures to become a candidate for the City Council District 1 seat in the spring election. That seat is being vacated by the retiring Dave Cronk. Cronk, a former teacher in the River Falls School District,...
December 16, 2016 - 2:45pm
December 13, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Wisconsin plunges into the deep freeze; Sanders says Trump win shows middle class 'desperation'; and 10 more state news stories
In just a matter of weeks, Wisconsin turns from a September mild to a January deep freeze. The mercury plunged to 13 below by 6 a.m. Tuesday at Cumberland in northwest Wisconsin, with subzero temperatures as far south as Viroqua in the coldest morning of the season by far. Places...
December 13, 2016 - 11:10am
November 23, 2016
Judge blocks Obama rule extending overtime pay
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked an Obama administration rule to extend mandatory overtime pay to more than 4 million workers from taking effect, imperiling one of the outgoing president's signature achievements for boosting wages. U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant in Sherman, Texas,...
November 23, 2016 - 9:08am
November 18, 2016
Protests over presidential election trigger emotions, memories
College students have been protesting across the country in the days following the election of Republican candidate Donald Trump as the next president of the United States. Although the protests have not reached UW-River Falls, news of them has raised emotions for some students,...
November 18, 2016 - 10:02am
November 10, 2016
Stafsholt wins 29th Assembly District race
Rob Stafsholt will be the new representative in the 29th Assembly District after winning more than 66 percent of the St. Croix County vote in...
November 10, 2016 - 10:35am
November 9, 2016
It’s Harsdorf again for District 10
Republican State Sen. Sheila Harsdorf continued her winning streak — which dates back to 1988 — with a win over Democratic Challenger Diane...
November 9, 2016 - 12:54pm
Zimmerman wins in District 30
Republican candidate Shannon Zimmerman won the State Assembly seat in District 30 with 56 percent of the votes Tuesday night, according to St....
November 9, 2016 - 1:41am
November 8, 2016
Johnson surges to victory in final days
Russ Feingold waited six years in the wings, hoping to unseat the man who handed him a decisive loss. On Tuesday, Wisconsin voters declined to...
November 8, 2016 - 11:35pm
St. Croix County DA: Nieskes defeats Yacoub
A commanding lead appeared it would hold for Republican Michael Nieskes in the race for St. Croix County district attorney. Nieskes led Democrat...
November 8, 2016 - 10:51pm
Polls see steady stream of voters in River Falls
Poll workers at City Hall say a steady stream of voters have made their way through the polling place this election day, Tuesday, Nov. 8. Polls...
November 8, 2016 - 6:43pm
November 3, 2016
College affordability among top issues for local legislative candidates
The budget cuts and tuition freezes that have hit the UW System in the past few years have made college affordability a top issue for some voters and Wisconsin Legislature candidates in the Nov. 8 election. Recently, the UW System Board of Regents voted to freeze tuition for another...
November 3, 2016 - 10:08am
October 27, 2016
University to host discussion about presidential election outcome
UW-River Falls is hosting “Journalism & the 2016 Presidential Elections: What Just Happened?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at North Hall auditorium. The discussion is part of the Communication & Media Studies Department’s Working Journalists Lecture Series. Free and...
October 27, 2016 - 9:16am