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River Falls Journal
Bill Parks for Pierce County Sheriff fundraiser
Extra Spring turkey permit sales will be reduced due to tough winter conditions
Two Wisconsin National Guard units deploying to Afghanistan
City moves forward with Hoffman Park storm shelter plans
Open house to show off Kinnic Health and Rehab's new look
crime and courts
Champs at Colfax
Wild Side: Strange but familiar forms of water
Wild Side: Homeland security air force in peril
Falcon women win WIAC hockey title
LGBTA choir to perform at UW-River Falls
Rescued dogs need help; so does helping organization
Creativity brings lightheartedness to harsh winter
Spring Gala to support our animal friends
RF Ambasaadors seeking 2014 candidates
arts and entertainment
Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60
Edythe L. Benedict, 100
Bernard Sherman Grant, 95
Dorothy M. Owen, 94
Editorial: Sign of spring? Or something else?
Letter: All aspects of young coach point to the word: Winner
Editorial: Helping to shape, define our community
Letter: Won’t forget your generosity
Editorial: Punishment should fit messes left behind
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 3/17/14 Planning Commission Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/12/14 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/17/14 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: Road Weight Restrictions
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/27/14 Hearing - Kristine Levine, Variance
UW River Falls
April 26, 2013
Legislators call for UW tuition freeze
Democrats have joined Republicans in demanding a tuition freeze for students in the University of Wisconsin System. The Legislative Fiscal Bureau released a report last week showing a the system finished the last fiscal year with almost $650 in reserves. Republicans immediately...
April 26, 2013 - 10:55am
April 19, 2013
Local education zips across the globe and back
Some classes in River Falls next school year will have student teachers representing an ancient culture and the most populated country in the...
news / education
April 19, 2013 - 11:35am
Real men wear high heels
UW-River Falls Student Social Work Association (UWRFSSWA)is sponsoring a "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" event from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, in support of ending sexual assault. "Walk a Mile" is an international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violen...
news / events
April 19, 2013 - 9:57am
April 12, 2013
Lost Shakespearian play can be discovered at UWRF
At 3 p.m. Thursday, April 18, the UW-River Falls College of Arts and Sciences presents "The Tragedy of Arthur," the story by Arthur Phillips about William Shakespeare's lost play on King Arthur. The author, Phillips, will be present. A brief scene from the play will be enacted, possibly...
April 12, 2013 - 8:08am
April 9, 2013
Giddy-up, get horse supplies
Seeing a niche that needed filling, UW-River Falls graduate Liz Bernitt took the horse by the reins and opened Boots N Spurs, 1025 S. Main Street, Suite 450, on March 23. The store, located in the Southside Plaza by Dick's Fresh Market, sells new and used horse tack and saddles,...
April 9, 2013 - 2:25pm
April 2, 2013
See what's in the night sky April 16
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Physics Department is hosting its last free, public observatory viewing and astronomy talk of the semester...
news / events
April 2, 2013 - 4:27am
March 14, 2013
Writer's tour includes stop at UW-River Falls
Arthur Phillips, a Minnesota native and author of the new novel, "The Tragedy of Arthur," a New York Times Notable Book selection, will be in River Falls at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 18, to discuss his new book and the creative writing process. Phillips will appear on the UWRF campus...
March 14, 2013 - 3:10pm
On the Job: Blake Fry
UW-River Falls' Special Assistant to the Chancellor Blake Fry received the 2013 Distinguished Service Award on Feb. 26 from the National Association of Presidential Assistants in Higher Education (NAPAHE). UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen joined Fry at an award luncheon where Max...
news / business /
March 14, 2013 - 9:40am
Boyhood dream goes airborne as reality
There is nothing quite so intriguing as watching a bird of prey soar through the sky. For area falconer Jordan Jones, a UW-River Falls student...
March 14, 2013 - 9:04am
March 13, 2013
Concert features premiere of commissioned piece
UW-River Falls will host Composer Fang Man for a three-day residency on March 19-21. The residency will conclude with a concert on Thursday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
March 13, 2013 - 3:31pm
Design begins on long-awaited UWRF complex
Nearly 20 years after a study found the facilities substandard, UW-River Falls gained the traction it needs to starts design on a new Falcon...
news / education / sports
March 13, 2013 - 12:09pm
March 12, 2013
UWRF dairy club takes top honors
Fifty-nine members of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Dairy Club attended the 31st Midwest American Dairy Science Association - Student...
March 12, 2013 - 10:24am
March 8, 2013
UPDATE: Lost dog finds owners, home
As of midday Tuesday, March 12, the terrier-Labrador mix found on the UW River Falls campus Friday, Charlie, was re-united with his owners. A Good Samaritan found him early in the morning outside of McMillan Hall and proceeded to try and find his owner working with the Humane Society...
March 8, 2013 - 3:48pm
March 7, 2013
Bisexual and LGBT rights activist will hold discussions March 14
Robyn Ochs will be speaking at UW-River Falls on Thursday, March 14, for several lectures. Ochs is an educator, speaker, workshop leader and activist who advocates for the rights of people of all orientations and genders to live safely, openly and with full legal equality. Her work...
education / events
March 7, 2013 - 9:22am
February 15, 2013
Hear Trio St. Croix this Sunday
On Sunday, Feb. 17, at 3 p.m., the Trio St. Croix will present a free concert at Abbott Concert Hall, in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building on the campus of UW-River Falls. The trio is comprised of Giselle Hillyer, violin; Roger McVey, piano; and Sally Dorer, cello. The program...
February 15, 2013 - 3:24pm