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Dealing with heavy snowloads on agricultural buildings
Hudson man faces ninth OWI charge
Agri-advocacy, awareness focus of UW-River Falls women's group effort
Wisconsin roundup: Evers confirms intent to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana; more state news stories
Council denies chamber request to move RF Days Carnival to East Maple
crime and courts
State Wrestling: Fuller advances to semifinals
Swim Club scrambles to host MACs
Falcon Center named outstanding sports facility
Sports Calendar: Feb. 20-March 2
Girls Hockey: Raiders top Fusion in sectional semifinal
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
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/27/19 Coffee With Superintendent
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/26/19 Public Hearing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-01 (Annex Territory)
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/26/19 Council Meeting Agenda
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/28/19 Hearing - Patnode Permit
VIDEO: Twin brothers open RC racing store in Woodbury
Discover Wisconsin features Ellsworth restaurant on '8 Unique Wisconsin Cheeseburgers'
Hudson, New Richmond Dunn Bros included in data breach
Ellsworth Shopko closing 'unfortunate' loss for the community, chamber says
Discover Wisconsin names Hudson a 2018 Choice Destination
Place a Business Announcement
Dr. Alan Orton Stewart
Timothy Gerard Murphy
Shirley M. Fredrick Clements
Terrence "Terry" J. Mahoney
Susan Carol Johnson
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
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November 6, 2017
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
Before she died, Rita Mountain made two women promise they would continue the Christmas gift program she chaired for 17 years, and they will. But Tammy Pitzen and Terry Mithun asked Mountain's permission to rename the program in recognition of her frequent title for the people who...
November 6, 2017 - 7:15pm
October 17, 2017
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
Brittany Shermach was home in Osceola on her winter/holiday break from UW-River Falls last January, when she came down with what she and her...
October 17, 2017 - 8:45am
October 13, 2017
Snap decisions: Ellsworth teen stops potentially devastating fire
Shane Elsen may be young, but he's been working on cars for a long time. Lisa Elsen, Shane's mother, describes her 18-year-old son and husband,...
October 13, 2017 - 5:30am
August 16, 2017
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
Forced into marriages and slavery, taken as prizes of war, many women in the Middle East have experienced brutal treatment at the hands of ISIS....
August 16, 2017 - 2:52pm
July 20, 2017
Young boy's donations bring charity more than one type of change
Four years ago, Gavin Anderson decided not to collect presents from his friends for his sixth birthday party. Instead, he collected donations...
July 20, 2017 - 5:00am
May 26, 2017
The Busby brothers of River Falls
Greg and Mae Busby's family was the first of three River Falls families who lost two sons in World War II. The Rockwell and Flathe families each...
May 26, 2017 - 9:40am
May 23, 2017
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
Many people brought items to River Falls' Spring Cleanup event May 8-13. But town of Martell resident Dana Pruitt had a different mission. He...
May 23, 2017 - 6:03am
May 9, 2017
River Falls brothers awarded $1,000 Eagle Scout scholarships
Benjamin and Gabriel Wurdell, seniors at River Falls High School, were recently presented with $1,000 Eagle Scout scholarships by the Northern...
May 9, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 15, 2017
River Falls welcomes first baby of 2017
The first baby of 2017 born at Allina Health River Falls Area Hospital made his appearance at 8:58 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3. Nolan Varo, weighing...
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
January 3, 2017
Third grade holiday essays: Rocky Branch
Every Christmas season, the Journal poses a few essay questions to third graders in River Falls. Typically their answers delight with wonderful...
January 3, 2017 - 4:43pm
November 30, 2016
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
As we head into December, the Sharing Families Project is making a plea for sponsors for families it aims to help this holiday season.
November 30, 2016 - 9:41am
November 23, 2016
More sponsors needed for Sharing Families
As December approaches, the Sharing Families Project is making a plea for sponsors to “adopt” families. As of Wednesday morning, families...
November 23, 2016 - 11:44am
October 21, 2016
Church in River Falls to host Fall Festival
Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 545 Apollo Road, is holding its annual Fall Festival from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. The kid-friendly, Halloween...
October 21, 2016 - 11:31am
September 7, 2016
Girl Scouts are looking for new recruits
Are you or someone you know interested in becoming a Girl Scout?If so, a recruitment time is set for 5:30-7:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, in the board room of the River Falls Public Library, 140 Union St.Girls ages five and up are eligible to become a scout. Adults are welcome, too....
September 7, 2016 - 4:32pm
July 29, 2016
Around River Falls, mid-summer gardens bloom with colorful splashes
As summer warmth flourishes, so do summer gardens. When driving through River Falls, a person is likely to see vibrantly colored gardens on Second...
July 29, 2016 - 5:00am