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Wisconsin roundup: Democrats, critics blast Walker for signing lame-duck bills into law; more state news stories
Deer Park man faces federal charges after mountain lion hunt
Update: Missing White Bear Lake teenager found safe
Wisconsin roundup: Walker to take action on lame-duck bills; heavy drinking aside, Wis. is … pretty healthy?; more state news stories
City clerk to serve as interim treasurer
crime and courts
Baseball: Call traded to Indians
Boys Basketball: Cats win third straight
St. Croix Heritage Area seats new board of directors
Boys Hockey: Wildcats make it two straight
Girls Hockey: Fusion top Raiders in BRC opener
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: 12/17/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 Educational Program Committee Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/19/18 Lunch With Superintendent
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 Finance & Facilities Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/17/18 School Board Meeting
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
First National Bank of River Falls Surprises UWRF Student With a Free Semester of Tuition
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Matthew Beeson, MD.
Pierce Co. Tourism launches research project with grant
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
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David L. Klinefelter
James A. Leonard
Robert "Bob" Baglio
Dwaine "Bumps" Persells
Karen J. Bloodhart
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
In Loving Memory of Leon R. Scott
Woodworking column: The wisdom of Benjamin Franklin
Letters to the editor: Republican actions are 'despicable'; We deserve a leader with values
From this Perch: The difference between emitting heat and giving light
Wellhaven column: Christmas fun at Wellhaven
Wild Side Column: Back to the Suwannee River Delta
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January 10, 2018
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
With snowfall totals adding up, people around the region are getting their snow blowers out of storage. Before the next big snow hits, the Outdoor...
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am
December 6, 2017
Health briefs: Small-group training classes offered in New Richmond; Lifeguards, swim instructors needed at Hudson YMCA
Minnesota Department of Health used a petitioning process to solicit public input on potential qualifying conditions. The process included public comments, a citizens' review panel and a set of research summaries for each condition prepared by MDH staff.
December 6, 2017 - 6:24am
December 5, 2017
Tobacco companies to begin showing court-mandated anti-smoking ads
Starting Sunday, Nov. 26, the major U.S. tobacco companies began running federal court-mandated TV and print ads highlighting the negative health effects of smoking and secondhand smoke, as well as how the tobacco industry designed cigarettes to be more addictive. These ads are a...
December 5, 2017 - 3:16pm
November 25, 2017
Eighty miles for 80 years: John Shepherd is RF’s happiest cyclist
"None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm."—Henry David Thoreau Said the bard of Walden Pond. If that's true, the five friends...
November 25, 2017 - 8:45am
November 21, 2017
Q and A: How to avoid getting sick traveling for the holidays
With a combination of big crowds, stress and long-distance travel, it can be a challenge staying healthy around the holiday season. We asked...
November 21, 2017 - 10:36pm
November 8, 2017
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
The 2017 River Fall Area Hospital Foundation's Fall Fling raised more than $65,000 for hospital programs and services, including nearly $10,000...
November 8, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 27, 2017
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
About 200 people gathered Oct. 12 at Stillwater Middle School for the Make It OK Community Conversation. Make It OK is a campaign to reduce the...
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2017
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
River Falls Rotarians Gorden Hedahl and Linda Yde said they remember what it was like to live under the spectre of polio and iron lung machines....
October 26, 2017 - 8:39pm
United Way St. Croix Valley continues support of the Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties
The Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties has received a $20,000 grant from the United Way St. Croix Valley. "The United Way St. Croix Valley does a phenomenal job in improving the lives and communities in Pierce, St. Croix and Polk counties," said Amy Muzzy, the newly hired...
October 26, 2017 - 1:38pm
October 24, 2017
Community invited to Virtual Dementia Tour in Hudson
The community is invited to First Presbyterian Church, 1901 Vine St., Hudson, beginning at 2 p.m. Thursday Nov. 2 to take a walk in the shoes of someone with dementia through the use of the internationally known Virtual Dementia Tour. The tour is a 10-minute sensory experience that...
October 24, 2017 - 8:54am
October 19, 2017
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Humans have long relied on horses for transportation, plowing fields and other physical tasks. At a company in western Wisconsin, horses are...
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trump subsidy cutoff spurs 36 percent Obamacare hike in Wis.; more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsinites on Obamacare will pay an average of 36 percent more to stay on the Affordable Care Act next year.
October 13, 2017 - 9:13am
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Someone at work or school may already sick. Maybe it's you. Influenza season is here, and health experts are once again urging folks to get...
October 13, 2017 - 7:08am
October 9, 2017
Stem cells hold the key to a better life for MS patient
On Wednesday, Sept. 6, Barb Rivard returned home from Puebla City, Mexico, after receiving stem cell treatment for her multiple sclerosis (MS)....
October 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 8, 2017
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
WOODBURY — Claire Emery was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014. In the months that followed, she endured multiple rounds of chemotherapy...
October 8, 2017 - 7:00pm