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River Falls

June 26, 2019
About 43 firefighters showed for the June 19 propane emergencies training at the Ellsworth school bus garage lot. Ellsworth, Spring Valley, River Falls, Lund and Prescott fire departments were represented at the training. Each firefighter was certified to manage propane emergencies by Fire and Industrial Response Enterprises, LLC. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
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WATCH: Area fire fighters train for propane emergencies
7 hours 19 min ago
UWRF Professor Emerita Betty Bergland gives a presentation on the history of the Women’s Suffrage movement at a celebration honoring the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. The celebration was held Wednesday, June 19, at the River Falls Public Library. Submitted photo
RF celebrates 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in WI
9 hours 19 min ago
June 25, 2019
Centennial Science Building (foreground) and Kleinpell Fine Arts Building (background, with antenna dishes) will join UW-River Falls' Agriculture Science building in receiving classroom upgrades approved this week by state officials. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
UWRF classroom upgrades approved in 3 buildings
June 25, 2019 - 2:00pm
The 2019 River Falls Days celebration will feature family-friendly activities all weekend long, including performances by a juggler, non-profit booths, martial arts demonstrations, Bike Safety Rodeo, Children’s Water Fight, and more. Pictured is the 2018 Children’s Water Fight. Submitted photo
RF Days: The Greatest Show on the Kinni
June 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Neighborhood Resource Officer Tom Overland
RFPD talks fireworks safety
June 25, 2019 - 6:00am
June 24, 2019
A copper box found inside the 1927 cornerstone of the River Falls Academy building, believed to be a time capsule, will be opened Thursday, June 27. Photos courtesy of River Falls School District
Academy time capsule to be opened June 27
June 24, 2019 - 5:00am
June 23, 2019
Woodworking column: A Declaration of Independence, sort of
June 23, 2019 - 10:00am
June 22, 2019
Greg Peters
Greg Peters column: Run this story up your flagpole
June 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
June 20, 2019
Pierce County sheriff's deputies said a 22-year-old woman was hospitalized June 19 after crashing this car on County Road F near Highway 29 in rural Prescott. Photo courtesy of Pierce County Sheriff's Office
River Falls woman, 22, injured in Pierce County crash
June 20, 2019 - 2:57pm
Police investigating armed robbery at Northtown Cleaners in River Falls
June 20, 2019 - 11:41am
Ezekiel Lutheran Church Pastoral Intern Kim Suhr made a "sock cake" arrangement for socks given to Pastor Mark Hall by members of the Ezekiel congregation. Hall is retiring and planning to go backpacking following his retirement. The socks are ideal for hiking, Hall said. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Retiring Ezekiel Pastor to literally take a hike
June 20, 2019 - 6:00am
June 19, 2019
Suzanne Cutshall is excited to meet all those who visit the newly-opened Forestville Vines, especially those who attended the one-room school that houses the tasting room. Forestville leans into its educational history, with wines named for the theme and lunch pails available to order. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
School is in session at Forestville Vines
June 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
Luke Tiegs, 4, and Avery Tiegs, 2, play in a "corn box" at the Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. This year's event was held two miles southwest of River Falls on Highway 29. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Photos: Breakfast on the farm
June 19, 2019 - 5:00am
June 18, 2019
Oh, quack: River Falls duck a Main Street head-turner
June 18, 2019 - 11:25am
Shoppers browsed the monthly UW-River Falls surplus sale Friday, June 14, at Hagestad Hall. The surplus program was launched in 2010 by UWRF Sustainability and Custodial Supervisor Mark Klapatch, who was honored this month by the UW-System Board of Regents. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
A surplus of dedication: UWRF's Klapatch earns high distinction
June 18, 2019 - 9:42am