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Weekend Happenings: Oct. 24-26 This week in River Falls: Friday: Falls Theatre: Starting Friday, Oct 31: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day . 7:00 & 9:00 P.M. Daily, Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:00 P.M.
The 2014 Fall Fling promised to be a hit well in advance of the event when tickets sold out 10 days before the fundraiser. The annual River Falls Area Hospital Foundation fundraiser at the Mystical Rose Gardens in Baldwin on Friday Oct.
This week in River Falls: Friday: Falls Theatre: The Judge at 7 and 9 p.m. See a preview at www.fallstheatre.com . Library lower level : Wholeness, Ubuntu: Through the Lens of Africa, Sept. 27 – Oct. 25. Professional photographers and writers Tom Lindfors and Michele Hermansen share how their Africa experiences have changed their impressions of the continent and impacted their daily lives.
This week's featured photo was taken this summer by Cheryl Maplethorpe of a Chihuaua mix enjoying a Music in the Park performance with it's owner. Maplethorpe said the dog would sit up on its hind legs anytime another dog would go by. You could see your photo featured on the River Falls Journal website.
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 a new, eight-week Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program. About 5% of Wisconsin’s population is affected by COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).
This week in River Falls: Weekend Happenings: Oct. 14-19 This week in River Falls: Friday, Oct. 17: Falls Theatre: at 7 and 9 p.m. See a preview at www.fallstheatre.com . Library lower level : Wholeness, Ubuntu: Through the Lens of Africa, Sept. 27 – Oct. 25.
Two professors at UW-River Fall, Brian Huffman of Hudson, professor of management, and Brian Schultz of River Falls, professor of economics and assistant dean of the College of Business and Economics (CBE), are the recipients of three awards. The awards go to outstanding CBE faculty and staff for advising, teaching and research. Brian Huffman Huffman received both the advising and research award for his contrib
Guest speaker Sheriff Richard Ivan Mack, nationally recognized author, advocate for states’ rights and individual freedoms will discuss what the sheriff’s role is in county government and how it affects you and your constitutional rights on Oct. 20 and 21 in River Falls. He will be at St. Mary’s Big River Church. W10137 570th Ave., from 7-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, and at the University Center Building at the UWRF campus at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21. Both sessions are free and open to the public. To get to St.
Allina Health is teaming up with Free Bikes 4 Kidz for the fourth year in a row to collect donated bicycles for kids in need throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Kids will also receive free bicycle helmets and concussion prevention information from Allina Health when the donated bikes are distributed in December. "We want to help make it possible for every child to have a bike and participate in a healthy, fun and environmentally-friendly activity," said Kenneth H.
Employees at River Falls Area Hospital got a chance to meet the future face of employee training last Thursday. SimMan – a medical training simulation mannequin – paid a visit to the hospital, when nurses and support staff had a chance to practice their skills and critique others as they responded to a scenario in which SimMan - the “patient” - experienced a heart attack. Allina Health’s current employee giving campaign is raising funds to cover the $48,000 cost of purchasing a SimMan.