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If you’re looking for some special things to do this week with friends and family here’s a guide to some ghoulish, ghastly and fun events in and near River Falls. Annual Halloween Adventure at the Library Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-9:30 p.m. at River Falls Public Library.
Warren Petryk, Republican, 59, Pleasant Valley in Eau Claire County, single. Education: Graduate Boyceville High School; Bachelor of Arts in philosophy, minor in music, UW-Eau Claire (1978) Professional background: Small business owner, performer and co-founder of “The Memories,” an entertainment group, since 1972; community relations coordinator for United Cerebral Palsy of West Central Wisconsin, 15 years Previous elected office: Wisconsin Assembly since 2010; chair of Assembly Committe
River Falls Marching Band took best visual performance in their class and placed second overall at state competition in Whitewater this past Saturday, Oct. 18. They competed against a total of 32 bands.
River Falls Marching Band took best visual performance in their class and placed second overall at state competition in Whitewater Oct. 18. They competed against a total of 32 bands.
With news that not one, but two, healthcare workers in Dallas have contracted the Ebola virus, what is the River Falls Hospital doing to keep their workers and the whole community safe? For starters, Ebola kits were added to every emergency room bay and every overflow bay in the surgery area. Workers are being trained on protocol for various situations and the flow of information is coming from the state, the county and the CDC. Is this worrisome or comforting?
Local string band the Rush River Ramblers will kick off the 2014-15 River Falls barn dance series from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct 18, in the gym of the River Falls Academy, 439 W.
14 bands competed across three classes, as well as an exhibition by the Irondale High School Marching Knights band in the Class AA competition held in Mounds View, Minn., Sept.
Perry M. Larson, age 91, of River Falls, WI, former River Falls Chief of Police and member of the Zor Shriners, passed away on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 at the Lutheran Home, surrounded by his family. A visitation for Perry will take place from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 110 N. Third St., River Falls with a Masonic Service at 7 p.m. at the church. Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct.
Heather Johnson at the River Falls Public Library reports the summer reading program “Fizz Boom Read” was a spectacular success.
Lately you’ve read stories about how this locally elected group has grappled with deciding on the fate of the aging River Falls Academy building and the two school programs it...