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Two new members joined the Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Board of Trustees Monday evening -- L. Ronald Bartels of Bay City and Dan Ostermann of Tainter.
The odds were more than 40 million to one, and Peggy Walker beat them.
On Thursday, July 11, the George Carden Super Spectacular Circus will be performing at Wildcat Centre, 861 Cemetery Rd., in River Falls. Performances featuring elephants, tigers, aerialists, extreme circus riders and more will be at 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are $18, adults; and $14 for children under 12. Tickets go on sale one hour before showtime at the Wildcat Centre box office.
Hennepin Strip kingpin: Those were the days The buzz had been pretty incredible for a local book, so I waited and waited to be sent a review copy of “Augie’s Secrets: The Minneapolis Mob and The King of the Hennepin Strip,” by Neal Karlen (Minnesota Historical Society Press, $24.95). It never came so for the first time in my career I had to check out a copy from the public library. Why was I so anxious to read the book?
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL Joshua David Elliott was born on Friday, May 31, 2013, to Diana And Jeremy Elliott of Baldwin. Also welcomed by grandparents: Mike and Janine Elliott of Ellsworth; and James Bakke of Milwaukee. Hunter Arthur Link was born on Saturday, June 22, 2013, to Heather Jo and Charles Link of Elmwood. Also welcomed by sister, Bella. Regan Ray and Harper Kay Quillin g were born on Sunday, June 23, 2013, to Robyn and James Quilling of Baldwin.
New director for Positive Alternatives, Kelli Kamholz, has been with the firm since 2003.
Author Jacqueline (Cobian) West will be signing her latest release at Karma Gifts at 204 N. Main Street in River Falls on July 20
First National Bank of River Falls and CEO Jeff Johnson recently announced the election of Max Neuhaus to the board of directors. “We are thrilled to add Max to First National’s board of directors. Max’s high level of energy, his legal knowledge, and his extensive involvement in our communities will all be assets to the bank,” said First National President and CEO Jeff Johnson.
Area residents are invited to join the first annual tractor caravan on Sunday, July 14, preceding this year’s county fair, July 17-21
Snippets from the past 70 years in River Falls.