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Huber Wheeler
April 19, 2019 - 9:39pm
A truck inches uncertainly toward a bridge spanning the South Fork of the Kinnickinnic River just east of River Falls on 900th Street at about 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 17. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia play button
WATCH: RF area received 4.86 inches of rain during Wednesday deluge
April 17, 2019 - 4:32pm
A local coalition is pushing for a passenger train to run from the Twin Cities with stops at Stillwater, Hudson, River Falls, Baldwin, Menomonie and Eau Claire. Photo courtesy of William Draves
Public program April 24 for proposed passenger train
April 16, 2019 - 2:45pm
Jaimi Engel, 39
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Shirley Ellis
April 19, 2019 - 9:28pm
After taking over the south Main Street grocery store in 1987, Dick and Carol Rinehart have decided to step down as owners of Dick's Fresh Market (shown in right-hand corner) and Dick's Hometown Liquor (shown in left-hand corner). The new owners, the Rineharts' children, include, from left: Brian and Lisa Weiss, Dick's Fresh Market; Doug Rinehart, Dick's Fresh Market; Carol and Dick Rinehart; and Michelle Rinehart and Kurt Lake, Dick's Hometown Liquor.
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Hometown grocer: Changing of the guard
May 6, 2013 - 9:02am
Man found dead inside vehicle in Roberts
April 16, 2019 - 10:54am
Tom Swanson is pictured undergoing one of three weekly dialysis treatments. Because Polycystic Kidney Disease, which Swanson suffers from is incurable, dialysis is the next immediate option to keep him alive until he finds a kidney donor. Submitted photo
Prescott man needs a kidney, wants thousands of others to receive one too
April 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Slim Down With RiverTown: Weigh-in doesn't mean the pattern ends in May
April 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
Ahead of what promised to be a contentious community conversation next Tuesday, the city of New Richmond announced in a news release late Thursday afternoon that Immigration Centers of America (ICA) had withdrawn its application to rezone 20 acres west of the city near the St. Croix Correctional Center to build a 500 bed detention center intended to detain undocumented immigrants.
 Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
April 19, 2019 - 10:29am
River Falls freshman Lindsey Szymanski splits a pair of Menomonie defenders on her way to the goal in the first half of the Wildcat’s 6-1 victory over the Mustangs Tuesday, April 16, at Wildcat Field. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Girls Soccer: Wildcats keep rolling
April 19, 2019 - 1:29pm
March Meyer Middle School Students of the month include (front, from left) Hazel Schmidt, Calvin Schrank, Bergen Bernhard; (second row) Madison Tiffany, Brenna Frank, Julian Duran- Marin; (third row) Ashley Thompson and Nathaniel Fosler. Not shown are Jenna Lawrence, Jacob Range and Derek Weissinger. Photo courtesy of Meyer Middle School.
MMS announces March Students of the Month
April 17, 2019 - 12:26pm
On a sunny but chilly Thursday afternoon, guests and dignataries gathered near the River Falls Area Hospital for the formal groundbreaking of the new Allina Clinic. (River Falls Journal photo by Phil Pfuehler)
River Falls clinic No. 2 on the way
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Greg Peters
Greg Peters column: Taking time to smell the flowers
April 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Gov. Tony Evers has raised doubts about Foxconn's pledge to create 13,000 local jobs in Wisconsin, which prompted the company to release a statement Thursday restating its commitment to Wisconsin. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn affirms commitment to Wis. deal; more state news stories
April 19, 2019 - 9:39am