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Update: Evers rejects GOP tax relief plan as unsustainable
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Girls Basketball: Reardon scores 1,000th point in Wildcat's win
Boys Hockey: Raiders top Wildcats
Wrestling: Wildcats earn share of BRC title
Girls Hockey: Raiders, Fusion battle to tie
Girls hoops falls to tough foes
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
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CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 11/27/18 Council Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- Glen Park Site Improvements
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/21/19 Utility Advisory Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY SOLID WASTE DEPT: Ad For Bids - Roll-Off Container Transport
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/22/19 Council Meeting Agenda
Local Shopkos open amid shutdown announcements
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
New Edward Jones advisor comes to River Falls
Anchor Paper constructs River Falls facility
Mike Travis named Agriculture Educator in Pierce County
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Richard David Swensen
James P. "Jim" Reilly
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Norbert John Fisher
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
In Loving Memory of Harvey L. & Irene A. Johnson
Letter to the editor: Chippewa Falls thanks you
Views from the Right column: We all harbor bias in some way
Woodworking column: 'If you have sour apples, make apple sauce'
From this Perch column: In a train-wreck like this
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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
December 21, 2018
MMS honors November Students of the Month
Meyer Middle School has announced its November Students of the Month. They are as follows: Sixth grade Blue House Nora Nygaard is the daughter...
December 21, 2018 - 5:00am
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
November 11, 2018
Benson column: Won't you be my neighbor?
This past week, while I was watching a news report about the gut-wrenching and horrific shooting at the Pittsburgh synagogue, the reporter explained that the neighborhood was literally, "Mr. Rogers' neighborhood." It is where he use to live. This year is the 50th anniversary of...
November 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 31, 2018
MMS honors students of the month
Meyer Middle School has announced its October Students of the Month. They are as follows: Sixth grade Gold House Izabell Dusek is the daughter...
October 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 26, 2018
School District invites community to Town Hall meeting Thursday
The School District of River Falls is hosting a Town Hall Meeting to discuss school safety matters with the community. The gathering will take...
September 26, 2018 - 11:28am
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
June 7, 2018
Superintendent column: Thank you to the River Falls community
On April 3 the School District of River Falls was blessed with resounding community support at the referendum ballot. I not only write to again thank the community but also to provide a quick update on construction plans. Thank you, River Falls, for supporting education. Our community...
June 7, 2018 - 12:47pm
Superintendent Column: Teacher appreciation
May 7 - 11 is National Teacher Appreciation Week—an annual tradition started in 1984 to recognize and honor our teachers. Please join me in celebrating the influence our teachers have on their students. For nine months per year, between the ages of 4-18, children spend thousands...
May 7, 2018 - 1:44pm
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
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
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
October 23, 2017
Viewpoint: District needs the community's input
In February 2015 the School District of River Falls collaborated with 80 citizens to establish the framework for a new five-year District Strategic Plan that became known as "Renewing Our Promise" (2015-20). As part of this vision, our community put forth a call for the establishment...
October 23, 2017 - 2:06pm
October 20, 2017
Local student shares memories of Italy exchange trip
River Falls High School senior Marcus Califf, 18, spent the 2016-17 school year in Lecco, Italy. The son of Bill and Jenny Califf, Marcus plans...
October 20, 2017 - 5:09pm