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Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Walker proposes $11M funding injection at Willow River State Park
Zimmerman checks in with constituents
Somerset man pleads not guilty to sex crimes
Wisconsin roundup: Primary day arrives; western Wis. could see fallout from Minn. liquor bill; 8 more state news stories
crime and courts
Raider hockey rolls to section finals
Raiders barrel into sectional
Raider wrestlers punch ticket to state
Raiders reclaim No. 1 ranking
Girls' hockey climbs to top
Regional artists recognized for state awards in the River Falls Public Library Gallery
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Nancy Toll: helping others navigate the bumps in the road
Hot Air Affair is tradition for Hudson, pilots
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 3/8/17 Transit Subcommittee Open House
ST. CROIX COUNTY: 2017 Road Weight Restrictions
WI DNR: Public Notice - Houlton MHP LLC, WPDES Permit
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: March 4, 2017 at Carefree Self-Storage, Hudson, WI
STORAGE SALE NOTICE: 3/11/2017 at Somerset Mini Storage
Sharon Bailey Koland, 74
Shirley J. "Squirrel" Watson, 74
Mary Jo Lindeberg, 84
Donn Marvin Webster, 89
Kim Lagerstrom, 58
Teachable moments in a blame culture
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 16, 2017
Curb the Supreme Court’s imperial power
Letters to the Editor for Feb. 9, 2017
Getting the hang of retirement will take time
Real Estate Showcase
July 4, 2012
Volunteers called off on search for missing Prescott boy Tuesday night
PRESCOTT - The Pierce County Sheriff's Department is no longer looking for volunteers for the search tonight. Officers were not planning to...
July 4, 2012 - 3:22am
Rommel, Larsen named to St. Croix Valley Foundation board
The Board of Directors of the St. Croix Valley Foundation elected two new board members at their annual meeting on Sept. 13. Elected were Katrina...
October 4, 2011 - 4:07pm
June 23, 2011
Legion to host 'Veteran's Night at the Ballpark' June 28
The River Falls American Legion Post 121 will host "Veteran's Night at the Ballpark" when the Legion baseball team takes on Hudson on Tuesday,...
June 23, 2011 - 12:34pm
June 10, 2011
Former Congressman Steve Gunderson will keynote foundation event
STILLWATER, Minn. -- Steve Gunderson, Former Wisconsin Congressman and current CEO of the national Council on Foundations in Washington, D.C.,...
June 10, 2011 - 2:37pm
February 8, 2011
River Falls finishes BR conference swim season behind Hudson, EC, CF
The River Falls swim team finished fourth at Saturday's Big Rivers Conference meet at Chippewa Falls behind Eau Claire, Hudson and Chippewa Falls and will send 16 swimmers to Saturday's sectional meet at Stevens Point.
February 8, 2011 - 8:35am
July 10, 2010
Collin Rogers, Scott Bowman finish first in RF Days 2-mile, 10K
Nearly 500 people, ranging in age from 8 to 68 competed in the annual River Falls Days 2-mile and 10K race, starting and ending in Glen Park. This year's event debuted a new course route, however, snaking runners up West Cascade to Maple Street and Heritage Park where 2-milers broke...
July 10, 2010 - 10:57am
March 7, 2010
UPDATE: Girls' hockey, gymnastics bring home state titles
It' quite an accomplishment for a school to win one state championship in a year. River Falls won two in one day Saturday. The St. Croix Valley...
March 7, 2010 - 2:15pm
April 10, 2009
Raider booters beat River Falls in home opener
Junior Katy Schulte scored off a corner kick with three minutes remaining in the game to lift Hudson's girls' soccer team to a 4-3 victory over...
April 10, 2009 - 10:19am
March 16, 2009
UW-River Falls faces $5.74 million cut
In an e-mail to staff, faculty and students, the interim vice chancellor for administration and finance of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls announced Wednesday the school was facing a budget cut of $5.74 million in the coming biennial budget. The cuts being faced by UW-River...
March 16, 2009 - 12:45pm
February 25, 2009
Girl Scout cookies hit RF: 3/4 million of them
Girl Scout cookies hit River Falls Wednesday morning, all 5,500 cases of them. A snaking line of 15 mini-vans and sport utility vehicles looped...
February 25, 2009 - 1:58pm
January 6, 2009
Best liar comes from Oconto Falls
The Burlington Liars' Club has finally announced its World Champion Lie for 2008. The winning fib is normally unveiled before the start of the New Year - and the club didn't even try to lie about why it was late. Anyway, the winner is Garth Seehawer, 71, of Oconto Falls. His yarn...
January 6, 2009 - 9:00am
December 19, 2008
Wisconsin native recommended as new UW-River Falls chancellor
MADISON -- Dr. Dean Van Galen, Vice President for University Advancement at the University of West Florida (Pensacola, Fla.), has been recommended...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Veterans outreach events to be held at UW-River Falls and UW-Stout
Veterans outreach events will be held by the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs next week at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and UW-Stout. The Veterans' Benefit Open House will be held in the University Commons on the campus of UW-River Falls on Tuesday, Nov. 11...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Federal grand jury indicts truck driver involved in Chippewa Falls High band bus crash
A truck driver found criminally innocent by a St.
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
USAF band to give free concert in River Falls, Sept. 16th
The 33 member United States Air Force Band of Mid-America Concert Band will perform a free concert at the River Falls High School auditorium at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 16th. Tickets are required. They are available for pick up at the River Falls Journal office, 2815 Prairie Drive,...
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am