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Trial begins for Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife
Blizzard blows into Pierce, St. Croix counties
Wisconsin roundup: Senate votes on leaders of elections, ethics commissions; more state news stories
Caucuses determine final candidates for village, town board elections
Evers leans on experience in challenge to Walker
crime and courts
Falcon Roundup: Men's hoops wallops Blue Devils
Wildcats swimmers fifth at SSP
Girls basketball: Wildcats muzzle Huskies
New club 'angling' to give students outdoors fun
Cichy readying for NFL draft
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/23/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/22/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/25/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Place a Business Announcement
Kenneth Irving Moore
Vernon J. Johnson
Eleanor M. Fisher
Bruce Jon Fleming
Pamela McKenzie Wahl
Viewpoint: Kicking us when we are down
Sarah Nigbor column: The circle of life
Letters to the editor: I want to be a doctor; Going back in the Scriptures
Greg Peters column: The 'feyer' of desire
Woodworking column: They don't write obits like this, anymore
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January 19, 2018
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Families living in the upper Midwest should be feeling pretty good — subzero weather and all. The cold, hard truth — when you look...
January 19, 2018 - 2:12pm
January 6, 2018
A view from an economist: Refugees, immigrants, DACA, and racism
Let's consider the impact of immigrants and refugees. Recently, Pope Francis pleaded for greater global support for immigrants and refugees,...
January 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
December 5, 2017
A view from an economist: Use of data
I received a phone call from a reader, questioning my use of statistics. I thank him for his call, because in an era of social media on the one...
December 5, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 1, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
As you know, tax "reform" is on the agenda in Congress. Let's consider the impact of the Trump/Republican tax proposal. There are three purposes...
November 1, 2017 - 10:01am
October 25, 2017
Chamber members hear updates on economic situation
After the recession in 2008, and the continued effects of it years after, UW-River Falls Economic Department Chair Logan Kelly said the economy...
October 25, 2017 - 10:30am
October 2, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 15, 2017
Bill Rubin: Economic impact of friday night lights ... priceless
Has the economic impact of high school football games across the U.S. ever been measured? Win or lose on Fridays, my unscientific reasoning...
September 15, 2017 - 9:13pm
September 13, 2017
WEDC to discuss supply chain options with FoxConn
Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will provide an overview of supply chain (contract vendor) opportunities associated with Foxconn...
September 13, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 3, 2017
Column: Hungry? Thank a farmer
A small town guy like me grew up in farm country in southern Minnesota. Classmates were farm kids who drove tractors and combines before they...
September 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 16, 2017
Bill Rubin column: Real estate values finally recover
Today's hot real estate market is far different than the downward spiral and crash that started in 2008 and impacted 2009 values and beyond,...
August 16, 2017 - 8:00am
October 13, 2011
Pierce County: Report aims for more efficient county
Supervisor Rod Rommel might have said it best when describing county funding in today's economic climate. "Gentlemen," Rommel said when addressing his fellow Pierce County Supervisors during Tuesday's meeting, "the county spends about $9 million for public health and human services,...
October 13, 2011 - 12:33pm
September 9, 2011
Economic summit features Charles Kao
UW-River Falls will host an economic summit at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 16, in the Riverview Ballroom of the University Center, featuring a presentation...
September 9, 2011 - 1:04pm
December 22, 2009
Letter: Greedy bankers can go to you know where
Many Europeans are outraged about the economic collapse that they feel was caused by the biggest bankers and the obscene bonuses that they paid themselves. Many Americans are furious about the same thing, but in Europe the greed is seen as a fundamental moral failure.
December 22, 2009 - 3:40pm