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Oh, quack: River Falls duck a Main Street head-turner
A surplus of dedication: UWRF's Klapatch earns high distinction
Hands-free in Hudson? Goeltz family says it's time
MN to WI traffic chase ends in theft and drug charges for Hastings couple
Wisconsin roundup: Dredging underway on Mississippi River; more state news stories
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
Matthew D. Yunker
William R. Reiff
Doris Ann Pechacek
Diane Marie Thompson
John and Dorothy Maule
Steve and Lara Koecher
Evan Poe McDougall
In Memory of Bess Knott
Editorial: Swimming proficiency is a local 'must'
Letters to the editor: Bob Gustafson's legacy
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!
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March 12, 2019
Wisconsin roundup: State’s Democrats, Republicans praise choice of Milwaukee for DNC; more state news stories
Wisconsin Democrats celebrated Monday’s announcement that Milwaukee be the site of the 2020 Democratic National Convention. They will pick...
March 12, 2019 - 8:54am
September 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Senator tries again for long revocations for repeat OWIs; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — A public hearing will be held Tuesday on a Wisconsin bill to make repeat drunk drivers lose their licenses for at least 10 years....
September 5, 2017 - 9:52am
April 21, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State unemployment lowest since 2000; Ohio dairy files suit against Wisconsin's butter grading law; and 10 more state news stories
MADISON -- Wisconsin's unemployment rate has dropped to 3.4 percent, the lowest in 17 years. The seasonally adjusted rate for March dropped by 3 tenths-of-one-percent from February. A survey of almost 1,000 households estimates that total employment for the month grew by 16,000 --...
April 21, 2017 - 7:31am
March 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Man arrested in disappearance of St. Croix Falls girls; State Senate leader wants to put more tax dollars into roads; 9 more state news stories
ST. CROIX FALLS — One man has been arrested in the disappearance of two Wisconsin foster girls who've been found safe. KARE-TV says officers found 14-year-old Candus Flodin and 13-year-old Makayla Hanson Wall of St. Croix Falls about 8 p.m. Saturday at a residence in Price County...
March 6, 2017 - 8:38am
December 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Study estimates billions from tolls, but with caveats; 4 Amish schoolhouse shootings confirmed; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin can collect $14 billion to $41 billion from tolls on interstate highways from 2020 through 2050. But a newly released consultant's report also says it would cost up to$400 million to install the tolling system -- and it would need federal approval that's far...
December 29, 2016 - 9:16am
December 22, 2016
Great Lakes get 22 million pounds of plastics annually
DULUTH, Minn. — A new study by Rochester Institute of Technology estimates that nearly 22 million pounds of plastics enter the Great Lakes...
December 22, 2016 - 11:00am
June 21, 2016
Church service for Rhoades set for Thursday; West Nile case confirmed in Dane County; U.S. senators follow party lines on gun votes; seven more state news stories
HUDSON -- A church service will be held Thursday afternoon in Hudson to remember state Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades. The 65-year-old Rhoades died Saturday, and her obituary discloses that she died from pneumonia. Visitations are set for Wednesday afternoon and evening...
June 21, 2016 - 8:46am
Feingold leads by 10 points in new poll; Walker 'inclined' to seek re-election; Great Lakes panel to mull water request; seven more state news stories
DE PERE -- A new Wisconsin poll gives Democrat Russ Feingold a 10 point lead as he tries to take his old U.S. Senate seat back from Republican incumbent Ron Johnson. The Saint Norbert College/Wisconsin Public Radio survey has Feingold leading Johnson 51 to 41 percent among 616 registered...
April 21, 2016 - 10:08am
April 18, 2016
Death of UW-Stout student under investigation; Zika infections unlikely here; wildfire season roars back; eight more state news stories
MENOMONIE -- An investigation continues into the weekend death of a 22-year-old student at UW-Stout. An autopsy was performed Sunday on Rickey Hible, but the results were not immediately released. Menomonie Police say Hible was found Saturday morning in a driveway, with cuts believed...
April 18, 2016 - 8:32am
October 15, 2009
Sierra Club and others want emergency action to keep Asian Carp out of Great Lakes
The Sierra Club and other conservation groups want emergency action to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes. Experts say the dangerous carp can bypass an electric fish barrier on the Chicago Ship Canal if heavy rains cause the nearby Des Plaines River to flood into the canal like...
October 15, 2009 - 9:00am
October 13, 2009
EPA wants to mandate cleaner burning fuel for Great Lakes shippers
Environmentalists are crying foul, as Wausau House Democrat David Obey tries to exempt Great Lakes shippers from proposed federal pollution controls. The EPA wants to ban the use of high-sulfur fuel on freighters within 200 miles of U.S. coasts, as well as major rivers and lakes....
October 13, 2009 - 9:06am
September 25, 2009
U.S. Senate approves $400 million to clean up and restore Great Lakes
The U.S. Senate has approved $400 million to clean up and restore the Great Lakes. The money is included in a $32 billion budget for the Interior Department in the fiscal year that starts next week. The Senate OK'd the package last night on a 77-21 vote. Wisconsin Democrats...
September 25, 2009 - 9:46am
September 16, 2009
Feds say slow pace on Great Lakes toxic site cleanup may take 77 years
An effort to clean up the most toxic sites on the Great Lakes is going so slowly, it would take 77 more years to get it all done at its current pace. That's according to the inspector general's office for the federal EPA. That office analyzed the proposed clean-ups of almost six...
September 16, 2009 - 9:39am
June 4, 2009
Obama picks Cameron Davis as Great Lakes czar
President Obama has picked a Midwest conservationist to be the administration's point man for a clean-up of the Great Lakes. Cameron Davis was named yesterday as the first-ever Great Lakes czar. He's currently the head of the Alliance for the Great Lakes. In his new job, Davis...
June 4, 2009 - 10:08am
September 16, 2008
Obama says he'll want $5 billion to clean up Great Lakes
Democrat Barack Obama says he'll want $5 billion to clean up the Great Lakes if he's elected president. The campaign will spell out its plans today (Tuesday), after it made a general commitment last week at the Great Lakes Restoration Conference in Milwaukee.
September 16, 2008 - 9:00am