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--Pat Hunter 50 YEARS AGO: March 1964 Starting next week the swimming pool at the high school will be open to the public twice a week — on Sundays from 2:30-4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays 7-9 p.m.
Greg Peters State Farm Agency office manager and agent, Michele Huppert received the State Farm “Team Member Hall of Fame Award” on Feb. 21, at the Hofbrauhaus Chicago. It was presented by Green Bay Packer Punter Tim Masthay. The Team Member Hall of Fame award is given to team members that have excelled in the area of protecting lives of State Farm Customers. Huppert was among the top team members in state for total numbers of life policies sold in 2013.
The Roe Family Singers, a good-time, old-time bluegrass band, will perform a benefit concert at Memorial Lutheran Church of Afton at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 9. The public – families in particular — is invited to this concert, and all proceeds from the free-will offering will benefit Valley Outreach, a nonprofit organization serving St.
With many of their usual donors out of town Red Cross representative Gerald Matteson asks those who perhaps haven't donated before to consider doing so this month. There is an urgent need for blood due to winter storms and freezing temperatures resulting in thousands of uncollected blood and platelet donations. River Falls Community Blood Drive will be held March 20-21 at the American Legion Hall, 701 N. Main St., River Falls. Thursday hours are from 1-7 p.m.
All those interested are invited to attend a presentation on setting up a local free mental health clinic at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, at St. Bridget Catholic Church. This is one of a series of presentations on the topic.
Starting March 22 the River Falls Gymnastics Club will be running classes at their new location N8234 945th St., south of River Falls. It’s in part of the former Halverson Concrete building near Steiner Plumbing and Heartland Montessori. With more than double the room of the former headquarters at 151 Hwy.
A 19-year-old UW-River Falls student from St. Paul rolled her car on Hwy. 35N after 10 p.m. Monday, March 3, near County Road U. Jessica Mueller was not seriously hurt. River Falls Fire and Ambulance units were sent because Mueller couldn’t get out of her vehicle. Highway signs were damaged by the collision. The St.
The UW-River Falls continues to offer afternoon concerts open to the public, beginning at noon and lasting less than an hour with coffee served afterwards. --Friday, March 7 -- Skip James, conductor/harpsichord, Margaret Jane Ray, vocalist, and violinists Sharon Zierath and Kristin Cassada plus members of the St.
"Swing and a Miss" will be performing jazz from the 1910s, Roaring 20s and the Swing Era at 3 p.m.
The St. Croix Valley Symphony Orchestra will host concerts at UW-River Falls on Friday, March 7, at noon, and Sunday, March 9, at 3 p.m. The concerts feature guest conductor Layton “Skip” James, from the St.