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Flood safety tips released by Pierce County Emergency Management
Notice: Phones down March 20, 2019 for upgrades
Pierce County Highway road weight limits start Thursday
St. Croix County asks residents to report spring thaw damage
Prescott asking for volunteers to prepare for flooding
crime and courts
Girls golf team honored for Academic All-State
Fuller is the BRC Wrestler of Year
Football realignment: RF not going quietly
UWRF women fall in NCAA tourney
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
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 TROY: 4/4/19 Plan Commission Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 3/26/19 Council Meeting Agenda
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Ad For Bids- 2019 Sanitary Sewer Lining Project
SUMMONS: St. Croix Gas & Vibrant Health v. Eric Biemeret, et al; 18-SC-1020
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 2/26/19 Council Meeting Minutes
Nate Peterson recognized for helping to advance the photography industry.
Hudson Physicians Hires CEO for First Time in its History.
Employing those with disabilities discussed at first-ever Pierce County Community Conversation
Student newspaper at UW-River Falls honored with six awards
Heit named general manager of New Richmond Golf Club
Place a Business Announcement
Bernadette Helen Deusterman
Jeffrey J. Kulow
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
Editorial: Spring brings hope with flooding concerns
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?
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March 18, 2019
Brux column: The economics of deregulation
"Rules and regulations, who needs them — throw them out the door." How many of you aging hipsters remember singing along with this line...
March 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2019
Bill Rubin column: Girl Scout cookies and the 5 Ps
Thin Mint. Peanut Butter Do-si-Dos. Shortbread Trefoils. Samoas. Just like the first backyard robin, Girl Scout cookie sales are another sign...
March 15, 2019 - 6:00am
March 10, 2019
Bill Rubin column: The right stuff
Tom Wolfe penned a book in the late 1970's titled "The Right Stuff" about American test pilots who were part of the early research efforts leading...
March 10, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 22, 2019
Brux column: Uncertainty and workers in our current economy
Let's consider the nature of our economy today and tie it to our need for young workers. Mostly we need coherent economic policies to guide...
February 22, 2019 - 6:00pm
Bill Rubin column: March brings madness
St. Croix Valley residents will be relieved to put a wintry February in their rear view mirrors and may be thrilled to say, "Bring on March."...
February 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 1, 2019
Bill Rubin column: Miracles happen
We are creeping up on the anniversary involving a triumph of Goliath proportions. On Feb. 22, 1980, the men's U.S. Olympic hockey team defeated...
February 1, 2019 - 5:00am
January 18, 2019
Bill Rubin column: Fables of a passbook and financial literacy
Somewhere in a storage box marked "Personal Stuff" sits a palm-sized leather book containing handwritten entries from a savings account closed...
January 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 12, 2019
Brux column: The economics of discrimination and racism
We are living in a polarized time, where discrimination and racism, as well as other forms of hate, are rampant. Consider the economic effects...
January 12, 2019 - 10:00am
December 21, 2018
Bill Rubin column: In 2019, BELIEVE
The rocket ship with "2018" as its flight number has just about flamed out. It was ridden to its apex and now the chutes deployed. Splashdown...
December 21, 2018 - 5:00am
December 13, 2018
Brux column: The economics of a proxy-war
Yemen is a small, very poor country that lies along the southwest border of Saudi Arabia. Income per person is about $600, making it comparable...
December 13, 2018 - 5:00am
December 7, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Time out: Chuck Taylor All Star shoes
Before there was a Jordan, Kobe, Curry, or LeBron basketball shoe, there was the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star model. Make that the iconic...
December 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 21, 2018
Brux column: The economics of immigration and "the caravan"
I'm reading a book about a young Korean woman whose family immigrated to the U.S. I'll quote a few sentences from author Min Jin Lee. "The astonishing...
November 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
November 2, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Sign of the times: Help wanted
The U.S. unemployment rate was recently announced at 3.7 percent making it the lowest since 1969. A few may remember 1969. Most will not. Wisconsin's...
November 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 20, 2018
Bill Rubin column: Interstate takes a pounding
We can thank a former president and military general, Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower, for the U.S. interstate highway system. Eisenhower was...
October 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 13, 2018
Brux column: Consistent pro-life election issues
This column is specifically addressed to my dear Catholic sisters and brothers and all others who grapple with the issues of abortion, social...
October 13, 2018 - 2:00pm