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Pierce County Sheriff's Office report: Burglaries, dog fighting suspicion, arrests, accidents
Wisconsin roundup: Joint Finance Committee budget includes $322M tax cut; more state news stories
UW-River Falls welcomes new chief advancement officer
Take a look at school referendum construction
Woodbury man killed in Thursday morning crash on I-94 at Radio Drive
crime and courts
VIDEO: A 'beary' surprising sighting in Hudson
Six Cats named All-BRC baseball
Fish top Hastings, New Richmond
Girls Soccer: Cat’s season ends in shootout
Fish look fine so far
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: 6/17/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2019 Fire Hydrant Flushing
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 6/17/19 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed Tower - Chinnock Lane, River Falls, WI
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 6/17/19 School Board Meeting
Petersons open their farm June 15 for Dairy Breakfast
Strawberry season starts soon at Driftless Orchard
Comfort Suites Hudson WI wins Gold!
Michelle K. Johnson Accepts Limited Partnership
River Falls Shopko Optical to remain open
Place a Business Announcement
Gerald Carlton Wallen
William R. Reiff
Robert "Bob" Smith
Benjamin Oluf Lee
John and Dorothy Maule
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Woodworking column: Mind-boggling pioneer labor
From this Perch column: Why do we have the need to be right?
Wild Side Column: Gnats are bugging us!
Schachtner column: Celebrate and support our nursing assistants by expanding Medicaid
ArtsMinded column: Songbirds fill the air with music
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March 5, 2019
Column: Coming to terms with journalism terms
I got to thinking the other day that journalism has some strange expressions. Using them in public might easily anger or confuse a casual listener. Someone yells, "Where's the dummy?" The person is not talking about anyone — even the editor.
March 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 26, 2019
Benson column: Winning culture matters
This past week our high school students won on the scoreboard (gymnastics won sectionals and qualified for the state meet; we had an individual state wrestling champ; girls basketball won regionals; we dominated at solo-ensemble and at mock trials; and boys basketball won a share...
February 26, 2019 - 2:00pm
February 12, 2019
Benson column: Mother Nature, a crystal ball and how we determine school closings
As I write this column, weather has caused the School District of River Falls to cancel school seven days this winter and there certainly remains...
February 12, 2019 - 8:09am
February 6, 2019
Wild Side Column: Oysters are cool and delicious
After spending some time in Cedar Key, Florida I began to realize that this place is here in large part because of oysters. Dr. Peter Frederick,...
February 6, 2019 - 8:00am
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 10, 2019
Benson column: Looking in the mirror
Developing every student's potential to excel as responsible, productive, global citizens is one tall task, yet this is the core of our school district mission. Striving toward the fulfillment of this mission requires innovation and a personalized approach to teaching and learning....
January 10, 2019 - 10:00am
November 13, 2018
Benson column: American Education Week
Around 1920 representatives of the National Education Association and the American Legion met to develop joint support for the purpose of seeking ways to generate public support for education. Effectively, the conventions of both organizations adopted resolutions of support for a...
November 13, 2018 - 1:21pm
September 20, 2018
Town Hall meeting to be held on school safety
The School District of River Falls is hosting a Town Hall meeting to discuss school safety matters with our community at 7 p.m. Sept. 27 in the high school auditorium. All parents and community members are welcome and encouraged to attend. The Town Hall-style meeting will include...
September 20, 2018 - 3:25pm
September 8, 2018
Wild Side Column: More surprises in the tree cathedrals
The forest on our property in Martell Township was once a fairly diverse mix of white pine, American elm, sugar maple, black maple, red, white...
September 8, 2018 - 7:00am
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
Another fishing addiction
After six weeks in Florida where it was unseasonably cool but pleasant, Carol and I returned home and had to acclimate to winter again. Now we...
February 12, 2018 - 11:21am
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 6, 2018
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
There's not a lot to do in Suwannee, Fla., that doesn't involve going out on the water and fishing. Each evening we consult the tide chart to...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 15, 2018
Where land and rivers meet the sea
Large floodplain rivers and salt marshes are among the most productive ecosystems in the world. There's an explosion of life where the Lower...
January 15, 2018 - 11:25am
January 14, 2018
Benson column:Montessori is one of 4 RF public elementary schools
The School District of River Falls has four elementary schools—Montessori, Greenwood, Westside, and Rocky Branch. All four are public schools; although the River Falls Public Montessori Elementary (RFPME) is a "charter" school, it should not be confused with other private charter...
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am