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River Falls police: Pot smell draws police; Clean your windows
Authorities respond to 2-car crash in town of Troy
Wisconsin roundup: DNR warns hunters of emerald ash borer-weakened trees; more state news stories
Wisconsin roundup: Third western Wis. school threat probed; more state news stories
St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
crime and courts
Christenson's focus pays off
Two Wildcats sign on with Division 1 schools
Falcon Roundup: Women's Hockey opens conference season with win
Fusion season hits the ice this weekend
Visitors put game out of reach early against Falcons
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Special Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/14/17 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 11/13/17 Personnel Committee Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 11/15/17 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 11/21/17 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
Ronald A. Anderson
Charlotte Ann Penfold
Earl Robert Hasselquist
From This Perch: Seeing through a tribal lens
Greg Peters column: The neighborhood team
Letters to the editor: Thanks for Veterans Day observances; Of dots, dolts and Democrats
Viewpoint: 'Faces of Addiction and Recovery' came to the Capitol
Dementia, families and the holidays
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November 17, 2017
PHOTOS: Meyer Middle School salutes veterans
Meyer Middle School saluted veterans Monday, Nov. 13 with music and speakers.
November 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 28, 2017
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
Rain didn't dampen literary voices Oct. 14 during the second River Falls Lit Crawl. Co-organizers Robin Boles, Elise Gregory and Kate Maude were...
October 28, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 27, 2017
Operation Round Up grants stock food shelves
Members of Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services are helping stock food shelves in Pierce and Pepin counties through the co-op's Operation Round Up program. Eight food pantries were each awarded $1,200 at the board's October meeting — Pierce County Food Pantry, Elmwood Food Pantry,...
October 27, 2017 - 10:57am
October 26, 2017
Give a 'u rah rah' for the Class of 1947
Ten Ellsworth High School Class of 1947 classmates celebrated their 70th reunion Sept. 27 at the West Wind in River Falls. The Class of 1947...
October 26, 2017 - 1:55pm
October 25, 2017
Intensive community workshop to create collective vision for river corridor
The City of River Falls will host a four-day "charrette" — an intensive series of workshops, design labs and presentations — to provide an opportunity for community members to create a shared vision for the future of the Kinnickinnic River Corridor. The charrette will...
October 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
'Aladdin' at the Old Gem Theater in New Richmond
The Old Gem Theater's Young Performers Ensemble presents an original adaptation of "Aladdin" at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Oct. 26-27, and 10:30...
October 25, 2017 - 8:45am
October 23, 2017
67th annual banquet honors area dairy farmers
At the 67th annual Pierce County Dairy Banquet and Program, awards were given to area farmers and 4-H members Thursday, Oct. 19 at the Elmwood...
October 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
Professor Poplin shares stories of Mother Teresa
Mary Poplin will spend a day at UW-River Falls on Wednesday, Oct. 25. At 7 p.m. in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building, she will share stories of the two months she spent working with Mother Teresa and the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, India, and how that experience radically...
October 23, 2017 - 1:17pm
Real-life ghost stories for Halloween in St. Croix Falls
Michael Norman, author of "Haunted Heartland," is coming to Festival Theatre to read from his book at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30. The evening will consist of an hour-long reading by the author and a book signing. There will be books for purchase as well. The book features real-life...
October 23, 2017 - 12:09pm
October 18, 2017
Gallery: Turningpoint Walk to Empower
Turningpoint's Walk to Empower was held Saturday, Oct. 14 in River Falls. Participants marched in support of survivors of domestic and sexual...
October 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
Library Notes: It's time for the Kirby Symes Memorial Run
As we move ever closer to Halloween and the rest of the holidays, it's time for the third annual Library Foundation Kirby Symes Memorial 5K/1-mile Family Fun Run on Saturday, Oct. 21. Run or walk the 5K or 1-mile in River Falls. The 5K course will begin at the River Falls Public Library...
October 18, 2017 - 11:18am
October 15, 2017
Sharing Families readies for new season, sets up Facebook page
As a holiday program active in the River Falls community for nearly three decades gears up for its 2017 season, it has established a Facebook page. Updates will be posted on the page: RF Sharing Families as well as in the River Falls Journal and on the newspaper's website. The program...
October 15, 2017 - 8:45am
Rush River Ramblers featured in first 2017-18 barn dance
Western Wisconsin string band the Rush River Ramblers will kick off the 2017-18 River Falls barn dance series 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, in the River Falls Academy gym (the former Meyer Middle School), 439 W. Maple St. The Rush River Ramblers features old-time musicians from Spring...
October 15, 2017 - 6:10am
October 13, 2017
Kirby Symes Memorial 5K and run set for Oct. 21
The River Falls Library Foundation will host the third annual Kirby Symes Memorial 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run on Saturday, Oct. 21, at the...
October 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
October 12, 2017
PHOTOS: Shrine Club pulls off another winner
It is the biggest event of year for the St. Croix Valley Shrine Club of western Wisconsin. The little East-West Shrine Game was held Saturday,...
October 12, 2017 - 2:32pm