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Zimmerman to hold March 21 listening session at UW-River Falls
Cabin burglary and damage results in charges for 21-year-olds
Shifting the burden: St. Croix County tasked with finding housing for serious sex offenders
Convicted River Falls sex offender accused of child molestation
Ellsworth woman charged with arson
crime and courts
Football realignment: RF not going quietly
UWRF women fall in NCAA tourney
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
Repeat state champs in powerlifting
Three Cats All-BRC boys hoops
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: 3/18/19 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 3/18/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/21/19 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TROY: 3/19/19 Plan Commission Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/20/19 ETZ Meeting Agenda
Heit named general manager of New Richmond Golf Club
All Shopko locations closing
Difficult goodbyes as J.R. Haubrich closes
From school to home: Prairie View Senior Living up and running in old elementary
FNCB receives OUTSTANDING Ranking
Place a Business Announcement
Jeffrey J. Kulow
Bernadette Helen Deusterman
Thomas P. O'Connell
John Victor Perry
Carol Ann Hildebrandt
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Brux column: The economics of deregulation
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven hosts new event
Letters to the editor: Human slavery in the St. Croix Valley
Woodworking column: Going out my way, but what way will it be?
From this Perch column: Prickly Pear cactus and wonders
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March 15, 2019
Benson column: Academy Building reverence
Last Tuesday evening we had over 200 people attend a farewell open house at the Academy Building. We honored the past and looked fondly on our children's future. Among those who attended were alumni, former teachers, board members (past and present) and administrators of the Academy...
March 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2019
MMS honors February Students of the Month
Meyer Middle School has chosen its February Students of the Month. They are as follows: Sixth grade gold house Cal Usgaard is the son of Mike...
March 2, 2019 - 8:00am
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
RFHS recognizes students of the term
River Falls High School Term 2 Students of the Term are: (back row, from left0 Ezra Wells, Nathan Lawrence, Clayton Carlson, Nathaniel Rixmann,...
February 12, 2019 - 2:00pm
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
January 29, 2019
Community donations support 'Sunshine Fund'
The Sunshine Fund recently received some generous donations from around the River Falls community, said board member Autumn Gray. Pictured (from...
January 29, 2019 - 2:49pm
January 25, 2019
Benson column: Short and long-term thinking
The speed of trust is often influenced by transparency and promises kept. With that in mind, I will share some short and long-term strategies employed by our Board of Education in their commitment to be good stewards of taxpayer money. Last April residents of the River Falls school...
January 25, 2019 - 11:00am
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