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Election filings underway for April 2019
Council votes to support mixed-income housing on South Main
Community Ed catalog on its way
WisDOT preparing for Highway 29 construction
Wisconsin roundup: Farm bill offers Wis. farmers ‘a little bit more certainty’; more state news stories
crime and courts
Nice 10-pointer for River Falls resident
UWRF earns NCAA/MOAA Diversity Award
Boys Basketball: River Falls tops La Crosse Logan
Boys Hockey: Wildcats pick up first win
Swimmers step up at Eau Claire
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
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
New owner takes over Calypso salon
Place a Business Announcement
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
Brux column: The economics of a proxy-war
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
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October 24, 2018
Pierce County Historical Association moves to new home
Despite relocating its headquarters to Bay City this year, the Pierce County Historical Association is on the hunt for a long-term home. The...
October 24, 2018 - 8:00am
October 15, 2018
Doar History Trail honored with state historical marker
October 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 13, 2018
Glass Cemetery brought to life
Sunday, Sept. 9, volunteers brought the past to life, just south of town at the Glass Valley Cemetery, with this year's annual cemetery walk....
September 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 8, 2018
Family Fun Night at the Museum
The Historical Society will host its annual Family Fun Night at the Museum 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Octagon House Museum, 1004 Third St, Hudson....
August 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 9, 2018
Free Mother's Day Tour at the Octagon House Museum in Hudson
In honor of mothers, the Octagon House Museum will offer free tours for moms on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mothers who...
May 9, 2018 - 7:49am
November 22, 2017
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
September 19, 2016
River Falls on path to add Swinging Bridge to national list of historic places
Residents of River Falls may see a favorite local spot become more popular if it gets listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The River Falls Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) recently completed a Historical and Architectural Resources Survey of notable buildings...
September 19, 2016 - 12:22pm
September 3, 2016
New artifacts added to military display
BAY CITY -- On Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, the River Bluffs History Center located in Bay City will be open with its Pierce County...
September 3, 2016 - 8:00am
May 25, 2016
Days Gone By: DeWayne Meyer, student, teacher, principal, all in the same building
In April 1966 DeWayne Meyer was finishing up his first year as principal of the River Falls Junior High School, then located at 211 N. Fremont...
May 25, 2016 - 9:09am
May 20, 2016
Days Gone By: At the prom in 1966
Crowned prom king and queen at the junior-senior high school program were Gene McKahan and Carla Wichman, pictured sitting in the center. Standing...
May 20, 2016 - 8:55am
May 5, 2016
Days Gone By: May Day - U.S.A. Way
Note to readers: May Day, while traditionally representing the coming of spring, associated with hanging of flower baskets and maypole dancing,...
May 5, 2016 - 1:57pm
March 30, 2016
Days Gone by--Norseng Brothers Store
The interior of the Norseng Brothers Store (Martin and Gilbert) at 112 N. Main Street is shown in this reproduction of an old Harry Ostness lantern...
March 30, 2016 - 1:59pm
March 26, 2016
Days Gone By: Cooperative laundry formed in River Falls
During the first decade of the 1900’s the local Home Culture Club, a group of about 25 farm women captured the attention of a University of...
March 26, 2016 - 11:27am
March 5, 2016
Days Gone By: Last train left town 50 years ago
It was on Feb. 19, 1966, that the last train gave a whistle and chugged out of River Falls towards Hudson, never to make its appearance again....
March 5, 2016 - 11:52am
January 24, 2016
State Historical Society’s Wisconsin History Tour in Hudson
The Wisconsin Historical Society is taking history on the road with the Wisconsin History Tour and it's now in Hudson through March 30 at the...
January 24, 2016 - 12:48pm