Skip to main content
River Falls Journal
ICA withdraws detention center rezoning application in NR
Wisconsin roundup: Foxconn affirms commitment to Wis. deal; more state news stories
Application for New Richmond immigration detention center withdrawn
Key panel backs St. Croix County jail expansion project
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator to re-introduce bill to fully legalize marijuana in Wis.; more state news stories
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Wildcats keep rolling
Baseball: Wildcats take doubleheader from Raiders
Kinniator Challenge April 28
Softball struggles in three losses
Falcon Briefs: Lacrosse gets win in Iowa
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
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/22/19 School Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 4/22/19 Board Re-Organizational Meeting
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 5/9/19 Open Book
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: New Ordinance 2019-06 (Rezone)
Public program April 24 for proposed passenger train
Stallion now calls UW-River Falls home
Old-school barber's shop opens in Hudson
Concierge service: Fighting isolation with connection
Pierce County Farm Bureau members head to Madison for Ag Day at the Capitol
Place a Business Announcement
Eldon Alfred Bader
Richard W. Ripple
Craig R. Link
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Hank Nolan Matzek
Greg Peters column: Taking time to smell the flowers
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
ArtsMinded column: Gala is a night of revelry in honor of the arts
Woodworking column: Finding fancy fixin's in Beldenville, nonetheless
From this Perch: The boiling frog fable can lead to broken threads
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
Buy Our Photos
April 18, 2019
Prescott man needs a kidney, wants thousands of others to receive one too
About 95,000 people in the United States as of January 2019 are waiting on a list to receive a kidney, according to the U.S. Government Information...
April 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 16, 2019
'We're in it together,' dispatcher says during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
They may remember the voice, but they may never know the face. Community members around the world rely on the voice behind a 9-1-1 call every...
April 16, 2019 - 8:00am
April 14, 2019
Lifelong Singers: New choir seeks to reconnect families through music
Bobbi Pominville has been all about the music all of her life. She was a choral teacher in the Hudson School District for 34 years. And in retirement...
April 14, 2019 - 10:00am
April 7, 2019
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven celebrates National Volunteer Appreciation Week
"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms." (1 Peter...
April 7, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 29, 2019
New RF Finance Director hopes to do good in her community
Sarah Karlsson is passionate about making a difference in the community in which she lives. That's been River Falls for about six years, she...
March 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 26, 2019
Ellsworth HS graduate with disability soars through internship
The transition between high school and the adult world—whether that involves the pursuit of a college degree or the workforce—isn't...
March 26, 2019 - 8:00am
March 20, 2019
Following fire, local woman seeks help finding cat
When she lost her apartment in a fire on Jan. 26, Ashley Christiansen lost more than her home and possessions. She lost a piece of her family:...
March 20, 2019 - 8:00am
March 14, 2019
Ellsworth mother embraces moments with photography
Blonde-haired, blue-eyed Lennon Mornson peeks around the corner of the dining room in his Ellsworth home, giggling mischievously with a blanket...
March 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
Honoring March RF Rotary Readers
The March Rotary Readers are Josiah Knutson and Archimedes Xiong, both fifth graders are Westside Elementary School. Knutson, age 11, likes...
March 14, 2019 - 5:00am
March 13, 2019
UWRF to host 4th annual Girls in SCIENCE Day
With only a few weeks to go before the fourth annual Girls in SCIENCE event at UW-River Falls, it is time to make your plans and get registered....
March 13, 2019 - 11:00am
March 11, 2019
UWRF senior makes her way into Midwest Country Music Awards
Minnesota-born and River Falls-raised Chaunté Shayne is flying through her 20's as an up-and-coming country singer. She was recently nominated...
March 11, 2019 - 8:00am
March 10, 2019
UWRF alumna Maureen Pechacek shares keys to success
From her childhood home in Ellsworth, Minneapolis seemed a world away for Maureen Pechacek. Looking back, she sees the experiences and life...
March 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2019
Wellhaven column: Wellhaven's team is always prepared
River Falls has been hit hard with some big storms this winter making travel nearly impossible. During one of the last snow storms, myself and...
March 9, 2019 - 10:00am
March 8, 2019
O'Connell remembered as 'one of Hudson's patriarchs'
For those who grieved a loss, Tom O'Connell was the solemn, respectful presence directing funeral services. For others, he was the guy lifting...
March 8, 2019 - 4:12pm
AAUW honors two Role Models of Equity
As part of the Women's History Month celebration, the River Falls Branch of AAUW recognizes two western Wisconsin women as 2019 Role Models for Equity: Mary Conroy Johnson and Dr. Stacy Johnson Myers. Conroy Johnson was one of the founders of the Pierce and St. Croix County Free...
March 8, 2019 - 10:00am