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River Falls Journal
All aboard for another year
Wisconsin roundup: Walker asks state agency to investigate problems at Vets Home; ten arrested where Milwaukee police killed armed man; and 11 more state news stories
Parking permit enforcement to begin
Sex offender charged in River Falls assault
Wisconsin roundup: Lawsuit filed in death that sparked Tomah VA controversy; alleged Dells freeway murderer pleads insanity to reduced charges; and 10 more state news stories
crime and courts
Wildcat football winners in week 2
Tigers claw Wildcats in football opener
Fighting Fish return to state baseball finals
Wildcats scrimmage in Osceola
Fighting Fish win rain-shortened home finale
Featured photo: Lake George
Scout award recipients learn about birds, food and themselves
Weekend Happenings Aug. 26-28
Judgment: She's fiddling her way to the top
Featured photo: Sunset
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 9/6/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/8/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda and Hearing
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 9/13/16 Special Budget Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 9/7/16 Special Meeting (Closed Session)
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/6/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Patricia Anne Smith Neir, 65
Diane A. Olson, 73
Betty G. Schaar, 70
Evelyn "Evie Jo" Sumner, 86
Margaret Oleson, 87
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Featured column: Roadside trouble leads to reality check on privilege
Featured editorial: Sooner not later, let's pave the way
Her long career at River Falls City Hall coming to an end
Football rivalries tame compared to social media rancor
Real Estate Showcase
May 8, 2015
Tri4Grace gets flower power
Vibrant Health Family Clinics Employee Appreciation Committee organized “Happy Spring-Send A Carnation” day. Employees were encouraged to...
May 8, 2015 - 5:23pm
April 19, 2015
Major ADRC changes proposed under Walker’s budget
What is the goal of the Aging and Disability Resource Center? Simply put, it’s to keep the elderly and those with disabilities in their homes and communities by providing information and assistance. Programs that make that possible may be cut in Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed 2015-17...
April 19, 2015 - 6:00am
April 17, 2015
Local woman needs public’s help to get kidney transplant
Michaela (Kayla) Emerson admits she’s a shy person. That’s why it took her a long time before going public with her story. Yet, going...
April 17, 2015 - 1:09pm
April 15, 2015
Name sought for "SimMan"
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s SimMan – and he has finally landed at River Falls Area Hospital. The $48,000 high-tech simulation...
April 15, 2015 - 1:36pm
April 3, 2015
‘Are you OK?’ — a stand-up comic’s take on mental health
The loss of life by suicide has become all too familiar a story in Hudson and across St. Croix County. In 2011 statewide, the Wisconsin Department...
April 3, 2015 - 10:31am
March 1, 2015
Dignity quilts donated
Wednesday, Feb. 18, the River Falls Area Hospital Auxiliary donated four dignity quilts to the Lutheran Home campus. A dignity quilt is used...
March 1, 2015 - 6:00am
February 27, 2015
‘Spock’: He lived long and prospered
Leonard Nimoy, who immortalized the Vulcan character Spock on "Star Trek" in the late 1960s, has reportedly died this morning. He was 83. For...
February 27, 2015 - 5:05pm
February 6, 2015
More cancer, daughter’s drug use and burglary leave ex-nurse at wits’ end
Lisa Burns had already gutted through a breast-cancer diagnosis, a radical mastectomy and eight rounds of chemotherapy in 2012. She’d coped...
February 6, 2015 - 6:00am
January 20, 2015
Snow play at Greenwood
Students at Greenwood Elementary School took part in a snow sculpture activity last Friday, Jan. 16, through a wellness activity program at the...
January 20, 2015 - 12:54pm
November 25, 2014
Tips for a healthier holiday
"No need to wait until the New Year to get healthy," says Romaine Hanson. She just opened International Nutrition Counseling, 504 S. Main...
November 25, 2014 - 6:00am
November 21, 2014
They want your blood
The River Falls Blood Drive is going on right now at the American Legion Hall, 701 N. Main Street, Friday, Nov. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m....
November 21, 2014 - 10:21am
November 5, 2014
Skin cancer screening coming soon at RFAH
A free skin-cancer screening will be held at River Falls Area Hospital in November. The screening, held in River Falls for the first time, offers people the chance to get any skin spots or concerns checked out by medical staff, free of charge. The rapid skin-cancer screening...
November 5, 2014 - 9:08am
October 24, 2014
Free clinic supporters hope to entertain, connect
The theme for this year’s big annual fundraiser for the Free Clinic of Pierce & St. Croix Counties is “Connections.” There definitely...
October 24, 2014 - 5:00am
October 23, 2014
River Falls Area Hospital sets up Ebola protocol
Walk into the River Falls hospital, the clinic or take a ride in the River Falls ambulance, and you’ll be asked two questions. Have...
October 23, 2014 - 9:44am
October 22, 2014
Program targets new care approach for lung patients
A new program to aid patients with chronic lung diseases and receive care close to home launches this fall. River Falls Area Hospita has developed...
October 22, 2014 - 4:00am