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‘A whole new ballgame’ awaits Wis. lawmakers after lame-duck session
Female delivery driver says extra precautions needed for safety
RF District report card: 'strong and steady'
Wisconsin roundup: Evers hits the road, seeks input on state budget; more state news stories
County board briefs: request for more CPS funding from state; annual department reports
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Wildcats top Raiders
Wrestling: Wildcats post first win over Hudson in 12 years
Powerlifters ready for success
Boys Hockey: Wildcats blanked by Hudson
Boys Basketball: Second half woes doom Wildcats
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
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 12/11/18 Council Meeting Agenda
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 12/20/18 Hearing - Williams Rezoning
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 12/12/18 Plan Commission Meeting
TOWN OF CLIFTON: 2019 Spring Election Notice
TOWN OF TROY: 12/13/18 Town Board Meeting
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
New owner takes over Calypso salon
Octagon House opens for holiday tour season
Local Kids Learn Money Matters With Free Program
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's autogyro!
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Robert "Bob" Baglio
Dwaine "Bumps" Persells
Karen J. Bloodhart
Florance Anna Antiel
Mary Ann Putzier
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
In Loving Memory of Leon R. Scott
Letters to the editor: Kudos to YMCA for replacing styrofoam cups
Bill Rubin column: Time out: Chuck Taylor All Star shoes
Views from the Right column: Keep incentives for less government dependency
Woodworking column: 400 ways to make a humble sandwich
ArtsMinded column: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!
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March 23, 2018
Local women to be honored by AAUW
As part of its observance of Woman's History Month, the River Falls American Association of University Women will honor two western Wisconsin women with its "Role Model for Equity" award. Local pharmacist Leah Gavin and UWRF Professor Kathleen Hunzer have been chosen for this recognition...
March 23, 2018 - 6:00am
March 22, 2018
Grammy-nominated recording engineer to visit UW-River Falls
Bruce Leek, who has nearly 500 engineering and recording credits over a career spanning more than four decades, will visit Abbott Concert Hall at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls from March 19-25. Leek, who was nominated for a Best Engineered Album (Classical) Grammy Award...
March 22, 2018 - 2:14pm
Candidates detail priorities at public forum
The River Falls American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the River Falls Optimists Club organized two candidate forums last week, one of which was moderated by Mike Norman and held Thursday, March 15 where school board candidates were invited to answer questions from the...
March 22, 2018 - 1:57pm
March 20, 2018
Girls in SCIENCE returns April 21
The third annual Girls in SCIENCE: Seeing, Creating, Inventing, Exploring, Naming, Cooperating and Experimenting program will be held Saturday, April 21, at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Youth in grades 4-6 will have the opportunity to experience STEM activities 11:30 a.m....
March 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2018
RFSD sets referendum to support district growth
The River Falls community has high expectations of the school district, said Superintendent Jamie Benson. To meet those expectations, the district...
March 16, 2018 - 9:50am
March 14, 2018
RF students walk out
An estimated 100 or more students participated in a student-led walkout Wednesday, March 14, at River Falls High School. The local walkout was...
March 14, 2018 - 3:32pm
March 12, 2018
Superintendent column: The speed of trust
The School District of River Falls is holding a facility improvement referendum on April 3. School board members know they represent student and taxpayer interests in all their work. If you would like to individually discuss referendum details, I encourage you to contact me or any...
March 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 5, 2018
Tri4Grace Scholarship recipients share their stories
The Tri4Grace Memorial Triathlon began as a way to support Grace Goblirsch and her family, as she battled leukemia. She died of leukemia in 2013,...
March 5, 2018 - 7:49am
February 23, 2018
St Croix County Farm Bureau offers scholarships to county students
The St. Croix County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce that they will be granting $250 higher education scholarships to graduating seniors in 2018. The scholarships will be awarded to students who are enrolled in an accredited college, university or technical college. All majors...
February 23, 2018 - 9:10am
February 16, 2018
UW-River Falls' Vang receives UW System Board of Regents Diversity Award
Bee Vang, who has worked with the Upward Bound program at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls since 2010 and served as program director since...
February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
Rotary Reader of the Month
Grant Kohl was chosen to be the River Falls Rotary Reader Student of the Month for February. Pictured with Kohl is Rotary Reader John Kremer....
February 16, 2018 - 5:10am
February 13, 2018
Area students move on to state conservation speaking contest
All Pierce County educators for grades 5-12 are encouraged to build environmental awareness into their lesson plans at the beginning of each...
February 13, 2018 - 7:49am
February 12, 2018
Viewpoint: UW-Madison's commitment to Wisconsin students expands
Over the last several years, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has taken several steps to ensure that an education at the state's flagship public university is accessible to Wisconsin students and affordable for their families. I'm very pleased to let you know that we're expanding...
February 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
February 11, 2018
Superintendent column: District holds referendum information forums
In the coming weeks there will be a wealth of information available to the public related to two School District of River Falls facility referendum questions on the April 3 ballot. Next week an informational brochure will be mailed to all residents which outlines the details of the...
February 11, 2018 - 7:49am
February 9, 2018
UW-River Falls professor working at South Pole with undergrad
What's it like to live and work at one of the most extreme places on earth? University of Wisconsin Physics Professor Suruj Seunarine and University...
February 9, 2018 - 7:49am