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Shifting the burden: St. Croix County tasked with finding housing for serious sex offenders
Convicted River Falls sex offender accused of child molestation
Ellsworth woman charged with arson
Somerset man pleads not guilty to false imprisonment, other charges
Wisconsin roundup: Evers declares state of emergency due to spring flooding; more state news stories
crime and courts
Football realignment: RF not going quietly
UWRF women fall in NCAA tourney
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
Repeat state champs in powerlifting
Three Cats All-BRC boys hoops
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 3/18/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/18/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/21/19 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/19/19 Plan Commission Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/20/19 ETZ Meeting Agenda
Heit named general manager of New Richmond Golf Club
All Shopko locations closing
Difficult goodbyes as J.R. Haubrich closes
From school to home: Prairie View Senior Living up and running in old elementary
FNCB receives OUTSTANDING Ranking
Place a Business Announcement
Bernadette Helen Deusterman
Jeffrey J. Kulow
Thomas P. O'Connell
John Victor Perry
Carol Ann Hildebrandt
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Brux column: The economics of deregulation
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven hosts new event
Letters to the editor: Human slavery in the St. Croix Valley
Woodworking column: Going out my way, but what way will it be?
From this Perch column: Prickly Pear cactus and wonders
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March 14, 2019
Ellsworth mother embraces moments with photography
Blonde-haired, blue-eyed Lennon Mornson peeks around the corner of the dining room in his Ellsworth home, giggling mischievously with a blanket...
March 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
Honoring March RF Rotary Readers
The March Rotary Readers are Josiah Knutson and Archimedes Xiong, both fifth graders are Westside Elementary School. Knutson, age 11, likes...
March 14, 2019 - 5:00am
March 13, 2019
UWRF to host 4th annual Girls in SCIENCE Day
With only a few weeks to go before the fourth annual Girls in SCIENCE event at UW-River Falls, it is time to make your plans and get registered....
March 13, 2019 - 11:00am
March 11, 2019
UWRF senior makes her way into Midwest Country Music Awards
Minnesota-born and River Falls-raised Chaunté Shayne is flying through her 20's as an up-and-coming country singer. She was recently nominated...
March 11, 2019 - 8:00am
March 10, 2019
UWRF alumna Maureen Pechacek shares keys to success
From her childhood home in Ellsworth, Minneapolis seemed a world away for Maureen Pechacek. Looking back, she sees the experiences and life...
March 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2019
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven's team is always prepared
River Falls has been hit hard with some big storms this winter making travel nearly impossible. During one of the last snow storms, myself and...
March 9, 2019 - 10:00am
March 8, 2019
O'Connell remembered as 'one of Hudson's patriarchs'
For those who grieved a loss, Tom O'Connell was the solemn, respectful presence directing funeral services. For others, he was the guy lifting...
March 8, 2019 - 4:12pm
AAUW honors two Role Models of Equity
As part of the Women's History Month celebration, the River Falls Branch of AAUW recognizes two western Wisconsin women as 2019 Role Models for Equity: Mary Conroy Johnson and Dr. Stacy Johnson Myers. Conroy Johnson was one of the founders of the Pierce and St. Croix County Free...
March 8, 2019 - 10:00am
March 6, 2019
Two Hudson ambassadors removed from court
Two Hudson Ambassadors have been removed from their roles representing the city. Maddie Zabel and Rachel McKenzie were removed at the end of...
March 6, 2019 - 9:30am
March 3, 2019
Meet Lilli Rae, a 3-year-old medical warrior
Little Lilli Rae Graf can't stop smiling. Her short brunette hair tied up in a pink band at the top of her head bobbles as she laughs with her...
March 3, 2019 - 10:00am
February 28, 2019
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven veterans enjoy luncheons
Wellhaven Senior Living veterans and American Legion members enjoy monthly luncheons together. The luncheons began when Legion members Jim Miller...
February 28, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 25, 2019
At age 97, River Falls Red Cross volunteer named a hero
The key to a long, independent life might finally be proven through one 97-year-old woman's philosophy: "Give, give, give." After countless decades...
February 25, 2019 - 8:00am
February 22, 2019
RFHS grad speaks at UN Security Council debate on impact of climate change
Since graduating from River Falls High School in 2012, Lindsay Getschel has gone on to major in political science at Luther College, get her...
February 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 21, 2019
River Falls Senior Center news for Feb. 21, 2019
It's that time of year to start planning for your tax refund. AARP Tax Assistance will be at the Senior Center located in Wellhaven Senior Living (119 Union St., River Falls) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 3. Be sure to bring all forms of ID, drivers license, last years'...
February 21, 2019 - 6:00am
February 17, 2019
Determination helped Alleva recover: Brain injury changes perspective on life
There was a time when Josie Alleva couldn't walk, couldn't talk. Fourteen years later, he has run 40 marathons, holds two college degrees, and...
February 17, 2019 - 5:00pm