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States exploring tax reciprocity plan
WATCH: Clear snow from fire hydrants
Three-vehicle collision leaves all uninjured in Prescott
Wisconsin roundup: Beto O’Rourke headed to UW-Madison; more state news stories
'Pictures can be replaced, but we can't': Prescott family recovers after fire
crime and courts
Girls Hockey: St. Croix Valley Fusion advance
Girls Basketball: Cat’s can’t keep up with Cards
Boys Basketball: Cats run past Old Abes
Sports Calendar: Feb 13-23
Boys Hockey: Wildcat rally falls short
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
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2/28/19 Hearing - Patnode Permit
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/20/19 Lunch With Superintendent
RIVER FALLS RURAL FIRE ASSOC: Feb. 20, 2019 Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 2/18/19 Plan Commission Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: MEETING CANCELLATION - 2/18/19 Utility Board Meeting
Shopko closing 'unfortunate' loss for the community, chamber says
Discover Wisconsin names Hudson a 2018 Choice Destination
HUDSON CHEERS PABLO
Ellsworth Shopko closing
Chamber Awards ceremony a 'tropical' celebration, despite Polar vortex
Place a Business Announcement
Terrence "Terry" J. Mahoney
Susan Carol Johnson
Leroy David Dusek
LeRoy "Lee" David Dusek
Alan Orton Stewart
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Woodworking column: How do you take your oysters?
Greg Peters column: A King Kong-sized problem
Wild Side Column: Feeding my fishing addiction
From this Perch: Differentiation opportunities
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
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January 24, 2019
ArtsMinded column: How is the shutdown affecting the arts?
Here we are in the second month of the U.S. government shutdown, with anxiety increasing in America and the world. The impact on the nation is profound and threatening to large numbers of organizations and people from all walks of life, especially small businesses and those living...
January 24, 2019 - 11:00am
Wellhaven column: Memory Cafe finds a new home at Wellhaven
It's a new year with new opportunities and a good time for change. Wellhaven Senior Living, along with the Aging and Disability Resource Center...
January 24, 2019 - 5:00am
January 23, 2019
Woodworking column:Radio opened up the world, outside of the farm
I thank my lucky stars for radio. I thank my family's lucky stars for radio. No, not TV. Radio.
January 23, 2019 - 10:00am
Column: Frostbite can happen quickly. Here's how to avoid it
Dr. William Mohr is a burn surgeon at the Regions Hospital Burn Center in St. Paul As one of only two verified burn centers in Minnesota and...
January 23, 2019 - 9:23am
January 22, 2019
Viewpoint: For private well owners, testing can bring peace of mind
We are all dependent on water, and here in Wisconsin, almost 40 percent of households rely on private wells. Private well owners deserve to...
January 22, 2019 - 4:08pm
January 20, 2019
Views from the Right column: We all harbor bias in some way
The political Left often criticizes American exceptionalism, as though the country has nothing to celebrate because of its past sins. Conservatives...
January 20, 2019 - 5:00am
January 19, 2019
Woodworking column: 'If you have sour apples, make apple sauce'
"In this best of all possible worlds ... everything is for the best." Voltaire, 1694-1778, author of "Candide." Published in Paris, France, 1759. "If you have sour apples, make apple sauce," Edna Wood (1917-1988), owner of (and spoken in) the kitchen of the City Cafe, Main Street,...
January 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 18, 2019
From this Perch column: In a train-wreck like this
The word train-wreck could be fairly used to describe our current federal government budgeting process. It wasn't designed to be a train-wreck. The Budget Act of 1974 was intended to create an orderly structure for Congress to carry out its constitutional "power of the purse" responsibilities....
January 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
Bill Rubin column: Fables of a passbook and financial literacy
Somewhere in a storage box marked "Personal Stuff" sits a palm-sized leather book containing handwritten entries from a savings account closed...
January 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Wild Side Column: Farming clams in Cedar Key
We are spending the winter in Cedar Key, a small island community on the northern Gulf coast of Florida. Surrounded by protected natural areas,...
January 18, 2019 - 5:00am
January 16, 2019
Wellhaven column: Sharing our tenants' stories
Wellhaven tenants were recently in the spotlight as students from St. Bridget Parish School interviewed some of them for a biography project....
January 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 14, 2019
Wild Side Column: Dog Walking dawns on Cemetery Point
A few blocks from our winter home is the Cedar Key Cemetery, a beautiful place on high ground with big old pines and red cedar trees. With gravestones...
January 14, 2019 - 7:49am
January 12, 2019
Brux column: The economics of discrimination and racism
We are living in a polarized time, where discrimination and racism, as well as other forms of hate, are rampant. Consider the economic effects...
January 12, 2019 - 10:00am
January 11, 2019
Greg Peters column: The River Falls State Bank Center wow factor
A 3-year-old boy walked in the front door of the brand new River Falls State Bank Center with his mom this past week. It was the first official...
January 11, 2019 - 11:00am
Woodworking column: Buried in books, so to speak
Our old house on Walnut Street is stuffed with thousands of books, the result of my working for half of my adult life as a book reviewer for newspapers and magazines. It's a job that causes publishers to flood folks like me with copies of their new books, some of which I read and...
January 11, 2019 - 8:00am