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St. Croix Valley Bird Club invites the public to attend a presentation from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, by guest speakers Mike Reese and Bill Mueller of the Western Great Lakes Bird & Bat Observatory and Wisconsin Society for Ornithology at the Hudson Area Library. They will talk about the “new and improved” Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas II project that will take seven years and several thousand people to accomplish.
A public forum on equal justice will be held starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the River Falls Public Library, 140 Union St. Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove will speak about equal justice in our area communities. Also, Jeff Martin, president of the St Paul NAACP, will bring news of the greater area. Martin is an attorney now calling for an independent investigation of a police-involved death in the Minneapolis black community. The Jan.
Our Neighbors' Place is sponsoring a "community connection" day, connecting people to resources and their community. From 2-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at First Congregational Church, 110 N.
Students at Greenwood Elementary School took part in a snow sculpture activity last Friday, Jan. 16, through a wellness activity program at the school.
The St. Croix Valley Immunization Coalition is joining a national effort to improve rates of vaccinating teens against a virus that causes cancer. Figures from 2013, the latest available, show that 18.3% of western Wisconsin teens ages 13-17 had received the three vaccinations necessary to prevent human papillomavirus infection, which can cause cervical, anal and oral cancers. The overall 2013 Wisconsin vaccination rate was 19%. “We know that the St.
River Falls Lions Club are hosting their Annual Breakfast Buffet from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, at River Falls Moose Lodge, 620 N.
Everyone is welcome to attend a community meeting on the Glen and Hoffman Park master plans from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at the River Falls Public Library, 140 Union St., in the lower level meeting room. During the open-house format, the people who attend the meeting can provide comments about the master plans and receive information.
If you and your community are seeking ways to fund plans for trails, parks, green space, water space and conservation, plan to attend a discussion sponsored by the St. Croix...
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2015 Knights of Columbus International Free Throw Championship. There is no entry fee. Winners advance to district competition. Local competition will be held at St. Bridget’s Gym at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For more information call Andy Schneider, 715-425-9606 [or 715-222-9606.
It's your chance to ask police officers about their duties or maybe to let them know about a concern in your neighborhood. The River Falls Police Department is again sponsoring...