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ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn affirms commitment to Wis. deal; more state news stories
Application for New Richmond immigration detention center withdrawn
Key panel backs St. Croix County jail expansion project
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator to re-introduce bill to fully legalize marijuana in Wis.; more state news stories
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Wildcats keep rolling
Baseball: Wildcats take doubleheader from Raiders
Kinniator Challenge April 28
Softball struggles in three losses
Falcon Briefs: Lacrosse gets win in Iowa
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: 4/22/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/22/19 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-06 (Rezone)
Public program April 24 for proposed passenger train
Stallion now calls UW-River Falls home
Old-school barber's shop opens in Hudson
Concierge service: Fighting isolation with connection
Pierce County Farm Bureau members head to Madison for Ag Day at the Capitol
Place a Business Announcement
Eldon Alfred Bader
Richard W. Ripple
Craig R. Link
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Greg Peters column: Taking time to smell the flowers
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
ArtsMinded column: Gala is a night of revelry in honor of the arts
Woodworking column: Finding fancy fixin's in Beldenville, nonetheless
From this Perch: The boiling frog fable can lead to broken threads
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November 21, 2017
'United to Amend': Campaign finance resolution to appear on April ballot
Does the Constitution protect political contributions as a form of speech? Should constitutional rights extend beyond individuals to entities...
November 21, 2017 - 7:35am
November 14, 2017
Matter seated as District 2 supervisor
St. Croix County supervisors appointed Chris Matter to fill a vacant seat on the county board last week. Matter will replace former Supervisor...
November 14, 2017 - 7:00am
November 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State Assembly has full plate; more state news stories
MADISON — The Wisconsin Assembly plans to vote Thursday afternoon on a constitutional amendment to give crime victims more rights.
November 9, 2017 - 9:04am
October 25, 2017
Budget, slight dip in property taxes slated for public hearing
St. Croix County land and homeowners will see a slight decrease in property taxes next year if a budget proposal the county's administration committee recently approved gains county supervisor approval. The 2018 budget committee members approved Oct. 18 includes a .09 percent tax...
October 25, 2017 - 6:00am
October 19, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
WHITEHALL — A Trempealeau County committee has asked Gov. Scott Walker for help in dealing with the county's district attorney. The County...
October 19, 2017 - 8:22am
October 2, 2017
City looks to future with housing study
River Falls will be taking a look at future housing needs soon. The city recently approved a $20,420 contract for a Comprehensive Housing Study...
October 2, 2017 - 6:12pm
September 18, 2017
Kinni Corridor talks recreation, tourism, and economics
The River Falls Public Library's lower level meeting space was packed Thursday, Sept. 7 as the Kinni Corridor Project Committee hosted the final...
September 18, 2017 - 10:51am
August 19, 2017
City approves permit for town of RF sand mine
Both the city of River Falls and the town of River Falls recently approved a special use permit for a sand mining operation on land owned by Peterson Family Real Estate LLC. The land to be mined, W10322 Highway 29, is in the jurisdiction of both the town of River Falls and the city...
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
July 28, 2017
City, Habitat reach agreement over Eco Village loan
In May, the City Council voted to allow the city administrator and city attorney to call St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity's loan for the Eco Village project on Apollo Road in the west part of town. Since then, city staff and Habitat board members have been working together to...
July 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tech Talk covers dam removal alternatives
There was a lot of dam discussion at St. Bridget Church last Thursday, July 20. About 175 people filled the church's fellowship hall gathering...
July 28, 2017 - 6:00am
July 6, 2017
Gottfredsen named first-ever Police Officer of the Year
Surprise was Chris Gottfredsen's initial reaction when he found out he'd been named the River Falls Police Officer of the Year. "Later I felt...
July 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 26, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State budget deal won't be reached in time; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Friday is the deadline to get a two-year, Wisconsin state budget package approved, but there's not enough time left to get it done....
June 26, 2017 - 8:56am
June 9, 2017
Agencies welcome new K-9 teams
HUDSON — Fresh off months of training, a trio of police dogs are ready for the streets of St. Croix County. Hudson police officer Bob Larson's...
June 9, 2017 - 8:02am
June 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Eleventh OWI conviction sends man to prison; 9 more state news stories
APPLETON — A Wisconsin man is going to prison for four- and a-half years for being drunk when he was involved in a car accident in downtown...
June 6, 2017 - 2:26pm
May 15, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Former GOP candidate gearing up to challenge Baldwin?; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A big stock sale raises speculation that Republican Eric Hovde might pay for his own U.S. Senate campaign for a second time. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says the Madison investor has sold $14 million of stock in the technology firm of ePlus, for which Hovde has been...
May 15, 2017 - 8:36am