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Montana man killed in rural St. Croix County crash
WisDOT presents plan for I-94 and Hwy. 35 lane additions
St. Croix Co. abruptly pulls back plan for worker health assessments
Fisher joins national effort to help caregivers of ill, wounded vets
crime and courts
Wild Side: Bluebirds are looking for housing
Wildcats’ comeback falls short at state
Green Bay bound!
State tournaments on Comcast
Wildcat girls qualify for first state hoops tourney
Easter bunny delivers at egg hunt
RF family on the Price is Right
Hudson is featured destination on ‘Discover Wisconsin’
Relay-goers dance the night away
Weekend Happenings, March 27-29
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RIVER FALLS HOUSING AUTHORITY: 4/8/15 Public Hearing Notice
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/6/15 Special Board Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 4/7/15 Spring Election Notice
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 4/8/15 Town Board Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/10/15 Council Meeting Minutes
Dorothy A. Larson, 80
Minnard Anderson, 85
Kerry Schmitt, 66
Genevieve A. Doolittle, 95
Dr. Richard C. Ritzinger, 89
Days Gone By: History of River Falls, from the beginning
Featured syndicated column: Legislature waits for us to file our state tax returns
Featured column: A class act: Character of River Falls students shines for all
Days Gone By
Featured syndicated column: Veto Threat? Transportation borrowing; ‘Iowa-caucus budget’
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February 11, 2015
Wildcat wrestlers 7th at BRC/DSC Challenge
In a deep field featuring five star-ranked teams, the Wildcats wrestled to a seventh place finish at the 12-team Big Rivers Conference/Dunn-St. Croix Conference Challenge last Saturday in River Falls. Three Wildcats finished third in their respective weight classes and five won...
sports / high school
February 11, 2015 - 11:35am
February 2, 2015
Brady reflects on historic fourth Lombardi Trophy
At the end of a sleepless night, three-time Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady was still soaking in the magnitude of his historic fourth Lombardi Trophy...
February 2, 2015 - 11:40am
Browns quarterback Manziel enters treatment facility
By Larry Fine and Steve Gibsburg Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has entered a treatment facility to deal with personal problems, the National Football League team said on Monday. Manziel, who struggled to live up to his status as a No. 1 draft pick this season,...
February 2, 2015 - 10:51am
Seahawks run out of good fortune in Super Bowl letdown
GLENDALE, Arizona, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The Seattle Seahawks were left stunned after coming up one yard short of a second straight Super Bowl title on Sunday following one of the wildest ever finishes to a National Football League championship. Seattle, who enjoyed some good fortune...
February 2, 2015 - 8:44am
January 31, 2015
Lucking to William Penn
River Falls High School senior Izzy Lucking signed a letter of intent recently to play soccer at William Penn University in Oskaloosa, Iowa beginning in the fall of 2015. Lucking is a two-time All-Big Rivers Conference selection under head coach Charles Conley with her senior season...
sports / high school
January 31, 2015 - 4:30pm
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
PHOENIX -- Winning a Lombardi Trophy is a yearlong journey, beginning with offseason workouts, winding through training camp, the grind of a 17-week regular season and then the intensity of the postseason. Any NFL player who has held the Lombardi Trophy can identify a turning point...
January 31, 2015 - 1:15pm
January 30, 2015
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
PHOENIX, Jan 30 (Reuters) - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, a billboard campaign is seeking to win acceptance for gay players whom the organizers say have been part of the National Football League since it started, but are scared to come out in public. The campaign...
January 30, 2015 - 10:59am
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
PHOENIX -- Super Bowl coaches Pete Carroll and Bill Belichick shared a stage divided only by the Lombardi Trophy the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots play for Sunday. "We got a great two weeks. It's been nothing but fun," Carroll said at the joint press conference. "The...
January 30, 2015 - 10:56am
January 29, 2015
RFGC hosts invite
The River Falls Gymnastics Club hosted its annual youth invitational Sunday, Jan. 18, with the Rockets finishing second in their division with a score of 124.6 and the Stars placing third in their division with 129.95. Team members include Ava Jensen, Autumn Tiedi, Alli Weissinger,...
January 29, 2015 - 5:00pm
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
PHOENIX - As fans gather for Sunday's Super Bowl in Arizona, billboard trucks are expected to travel around Phoenix with messages reminding revelers of what critics see as an inadequate NFL response to domestic violence involving star NFL players. Dispatched by an anti-sexism group...
January 29, 2015 - 8:40am
January 28, 2015
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
Whenever Marshawn Lynch decides to leave the National Football League, one thing is for certain: It will be on his terms. OK, two things. He also won't pop up six months later as an analyst for the NFL Network, and he is not going to kick Jon Gruden out of the color role on...
January 28, 2015 - 10:15am
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Seattle's No. 1-ranked defense is one of the things keeping New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick awake at night this week. Belichick has studied the team from 2012, when the teams last played, and measured their progress in quality and depth. He marveled...
January 28, 2015 - 10:10am
Wild Side: Cedar Key: Where the farmers wear wet suits
Carol and I are enjoying our stay in Cedar Key, a small town on a group of islands on the Gulf Coast of Florida. After a long drive through the...
sports / outdoors
January 28, 2015 - 9:16am
Who’s breeding in your neighborhood? Citizen participation needed for new bird atlas
St. Croix Valley Bird Club invites the public to attend a presentation from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, by guest speakers Mike Reese and...
sports / outdoors
January 28, 2015 - 9:07am
January 27, 2015
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
CHANDLER, Ariz. -- New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft opened Monday's press conference with a stern statement in which he voiced displeasure for the way the NFL is handling the "Deflategate" investigation and how media is covering it, with assumption of guilt from the head coach...
January 27, 2015 - 9:17am