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April 15, 2019
SCVGS Board members invite you to their 40th anniversary celebration April 18. Pictured (from left): Myke Rachu, Mary Jane Bridge, Art Hawkinson, the late Nancy Hawkinson, Judy Olsen, Darcy Boock, Kathy Deiss and in front, Linda Johnson. Submitted photo
St. Croix Valley Genealogical Society to celebrate its 40th anniversary
April 15, 2019 - 9:00am
April 12, 2019
The River Falls Journal prints extensive news on the 1965 flooding in an April 22 publication. Pictured is the Hudson city garage, or Buckeye Garage Building, submerged in a few feet of water on First Street. This year the garage was surrounded by some water. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson history: Flooding flashbacks and facts
April 12, 2019 - 8:00am
March 18, 2019
Several volunteers join the St. Croix County Historical Society for the 4th of July Parade. This is just one of the many ways volunteers can help at the Octagon House Museum. Photo courtesy of Jacki Bradham
Historical Society volunteer open house on March 23
March 18, 2019 - 8:41am
March 3, 2019
The River Falls Academy building has been standing on Fremont Street in River Falls since 1927. Now, the community has a chance to come together and say farewell. Photo courtesy of UWRF University Archives and Area Research Center.
RF says 'a hard goodbye' to Academy building
March 3, 2019 - 10:00am
November 9, 2018
Ken Johnson in 1977. Submitted photo
Marine receives Honor Man recognition 40 years later
November 9, 2018 - 8:00am
November 2, 2018
Michael Norman is shown receiving the proclamation from Mayor Dan Toland. Also pictured is Theodore Tollefson, Editor-in-Chief of the Student Voice at UW-River Falls. Photo courtesy of City of River Falls Communications Manager Mary Zimmermann
Mayor declares Nov. 3 WRFW Day
November 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 31, 2018
The Kinney family of Badlands Sno-Park discovered a portrait of this girl in a family basement, and were searching for her identity. They now know she is a relative of John Hanson, one of the early owners of the land where Badlands is located. Submitted photo
'Creepy girl' finds her family
October 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 15, 2018
The John Doar History Trail became the 576th addition to the Wisconsin Historical Society Historical Marker Program at a ceremony Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at the New Richmond Civic Center. The program commemorates individuals, events,  buildings or sites of local, state or national prominence that contribute to Wisconsin's rich and informative historical heritage. (From left) Mary Zipperer, Robert Rice, MaryKay Rice, Christian Overland, Mayor Fred Horne. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Doar History Trail honored with state historical marker
October 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 19, 2018
Tom Anderson is one of many volunteers who helped make Ryan Mayr's Eagle Scout project possible. He's shown here using a leaf blower to help clean off a grave. Graves also had grass the grass around them trimmed. Anderson said in this case the old saying "many hands make light work" was true as he and other volunteers worked Thursday, Sept. 6.
Local scout helps clean up historic cemetery for Eagle project
September 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
March 14, 2018
The St. Croix Sailing School celebrates 10 years this year. Photo courtesy of Patrick O'Donnell
St. Croix Sailing School celebrates 10 years
March 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
November 29, 2017
The Helicopter Conservancy intends to restore six Vietnam-era Huey helicopters as the nucleus of a new museum dedicated to helicopter history at the New Richmond Regional Airport. (From left): Jim Ottman, Tom Goetz, Ken Eward, Jerry Chapman, Bob Drallmeier. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Helicopter museum will preserve the lessons of sacrifice
November 29, 2017 - 5:00pm