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Architect John P. Kalmon’s anatomy of a dream home
Regents formally request lawmakers reduce $300 million cut; Assembly winding up all-night debate; 10 more Wisconsin stories
City vehicles using less fuel; more savings sought
Govenor’s budget could change disability services locally
No city water for Y camp welcome center, municipal code prevents it
crime and courts
Raiders fall to Wildcats in Big Rivers finale; open tournament play Friday
Hudson girls fall in basketball regional semifinal
Three Hudson wrestlers place at state individual championships
Spartans foil Raiders' run in the sectional final
Two Raider gymnasts advance to state meet
Hudson professor writes a textbook on cooperation
Seniors take advantage of free memory screening
Pet Adoption Day March 7 at Hackman's
Mount Zion pastor embraces church's focus
The Friends of the Library are friends to us all
arts and entertainment
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Carl R. Oehlke Estate; Case No. 15PR15
CITY OF HUDSON: 3/12/15 Public Hearing - Plant Place Inc. Permit
TOWN OF TROY: New Ordinance 171-A
ST. CROIX COUNTY: Road Weight Restrictions
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 3/23/15, Case No. 15-CV-104; Charles Rund
Melvin Johannsen, 86
James M. "Mike" Madden, 83
Marilyn V. Sampson, 87
Betty J. Larsen, 92
Melvin Johannsen, 86
Doug's Diggings: This week marks 40 years in 'new' gym
Randy's Ramblings: Community is good
Our View: Now is the time for 'community engagement'
Our View: Walker's budget may look different in the end
Our View: Don’t forget to vote in Tuesday’s primary
Get Out! Deals
August 16, 2012
Doornink family rolls out welcome mat
The Doornink family and Jon-De Farm Inc. hosted the 2012 version of St. Croix County's 2012 Farm-City Day on Aug. 11. The event marked the 31st...
August 16, 2012 - 1:20pm
April 27, 2010
Youths invited to enter safety video contest; $1,750 in prize money for groups
The UW Center for Agricultural Safety and Health and the Farm Technology Days Youth Committee is sponsoring a Wisconsin Farm Safety Video Contest. Entries are allowed from teams of at least 3 members from a non-profit, Wisconsin recognized youth organization including but not limited...
news / accidents
April 27, 2010 - 5:01pm
January 26, 2010
Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm...
news / life
January 26, 2010 - 4:27pm
October 1, 2009
Beer farm earns award
The Philippine and Richard Beer farm in the town of St. Joseph was recently recognized at the Wisconsin State Fair as a 2009 Century Farm. The Century Farm and Home Award program started in 1948 as part of Wisconsin's centennial celebration. The program honors families who have had...
October 1, 2009 - 7:58am
August 6, 2009
Wisconsin farm property values dip slightly; well above national average
Wisconsin farm property is worth about 3 percent less than a year ago, but it's still well above the national average. The USDA says Wisconsin farm real estate is worth an average of $3,750 an acre, which includes land and buildings. It ties the state with Michigan for the 18th-highest...
August 6, 2009 - 9:00am
March 5, 2009
Area dairy farm prospects curdle under economic stress
Jason Raymond always loved farming. So when he started to research ideas for a future career, dairy farming seemed like a good idea at the time. Little...
March 5, 2009 - 12:48pm
December 4, 2008
Don Money to manage Brewers' Nashville farm club
Former Milwaukee Brewers' third baseman Don Money will manage the Brewers' Triple-A farm club at Nashville next season. He replaces Frank Kremblas, who was let go after four years with the team. Money has managed in the Brewer farm system for 11 years, most recently at Double-A...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Farm City Day is Aug. 9
The UW-River Falls Mann Valley Lab Farm will host the 27th Farm City Day Saturday, Aug. 9. The annual event is an opportunity for families to visit a dairy farm for a day and have guided tours through the fields and barn at the Mann Valley Lab Farm. Participants will see dairy cattle,...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Fuel economy buzzword at Farm Technology Days
Wisconsin farmers are getting a look at the latest in machinery. As you might expect, fuel efficiency is one of their biggest concerns. Economy was the buzz-word as the Wisconsin Farm Technology Days show opened Tuesday near Greenleaf in Brown County. With diesel fuel nearing $5...
July 16, 2008 - 9:00am
Wisconsin families feeling pain at grocery store thanks to oil
Wisconsin families are paying more at the grocery store thanks to higher energy prices, according to the recent Market Basket survey by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Each quarter the Farm Bureau tracks the retail price of 20 food items in 26 communities in the state. According...
news / food
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am