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Farmers union to host Farm and Rural Lobby Day
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Man arrested after pursuit
Baldwin man charged with child porn possession
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. authorities search for fugitive sex offender; more state news stories
Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
crime and courts
Swimmers split BRC tri-dual
Winter wonders: Wildcats win home invite
Boys hockey: Wildcats drop three straight
Split drops Falcons in poll
Falcon Roundup: Men's hockey winless on weekend; Women skaters sweep Northland
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: 1/23/18 Council Meeting Agenda
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/22/18 Board of Education Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/25/18 Food Service Council Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 1/15/18 Special Meeting re: Referendum Resolutions
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 1/15/18 Town Caucus
River Point Family Acupuncture Celebrates Completion of Doctorate Program
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Wisconsin State Fair seeking Century and Sesquicentennial Farm and Home applicants
FSA county elections results are in
Jean Lundgren joins Keller Williams
Place a Business Announcement
Pamela McKenzie Wahl
Kenneth Irving Moore
Agnes Magdalene Timm
Jeannine L. Poulin
Brigadier General Gerald R. Matteson
Arts Minded column: Do you want to exhibit your artwork? You can!
Viewpoint: How haste empowers the 'Shadow Legislature'
Arts Minded column: Iris Apfel — inspiration to anyone of any age
Woodworking column: Bringing movie magic
Letters to the editor: Think before you write; A Christmas gift shop thank you
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January 7, 2018
Letters to the editor: Give the tax bill time; Hope to victims
This morning I read the paper and came across a letter to the editor titled "A massive give-away to the rich." The tax bill was passed by Congress...
January 7, 2018 - 8:00am
January 6, 2018
A view from an economist: Refugees, immigrants, DACA, and racism
Let's consider the impact of immigrants and refugees. Recently, Pope Francis pleaded for greater global support for immigrants and refugees,...
January 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
Woodworking column: The ability to warm hearts
Gosh people have the ability to warm one's heart! When my spouse and I first moved to River Falls 20 years ago, our hearts warmed up to Mel Germundsen and Jerry Carter who stood out on Main Street and convinced people to dump groceries or cash in their pickup to help feed the needy....
January 6, 2018 - 8:00am
January 5, 2018
Viewpoint: My father died twice
My father died twice. The first time was a car accident when, after a severe head injury, he came home from the hospital ... different. A kind...
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
December 31, 2017
Woodworking column: A taste of Lamb
On this date 183 years ago Charles Lamb died in Middlesex, England. His life was a troubled one, bedeviled by alcoholism, a sister who murdered their mother. Nevertheless he is still the envy of every personal essayist I have read or read about, including yours truly. He ranks with...
December 31, 2017 - 12:22pm
December 27, 2017
Greg Peters column: It's snowing microchips
Let it snow; let it snow; let it snow! There's a snowball effect and it's not coming from the sky but from the River Falls business park. It all started with an email from Reis Insurance owner Warren Kozitza to River Falls City Manager Scot Simpson. "We insure Todd Westby's buildings...
December 27, 2017 - 7:49am
December 26, 2017
Dave Beck column: Auntie Q, a beloved family boat
The holiday season is about family, being together, reminiscing, and enjoying what was and what will be. There is no better time to share with...
December 26, 2017 - 8:00pm
Wellhaven column: Promoting active lifestyles and independence
Wellhaven is integrated to accommodate both independent and assisted living — and designed to promote independence and active lifestyles. With a strong history in our community, Wellhaven has been the choice of housing for those who want to stay active and independent. Our focus...
December 26, 2017 - 7:49am
December 24, 2017
Letters to the editor: Sharing Families wonder; People just don't care
Please do NOT relicense the dams TO THE EDITOR "Nationwide, 1,384 dams have been removed from 1912 through 2016." "Dam removal brings a variety of benefits to local communities, including restoring river health and clean water, revitalizing fish and wildlife, improving public safety...
December 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
Woodworking column: Dave's food tips and tricks
Last summer my sister Kip arrived for a visit with news from her doctor. "I've found," she told us, "that I am gluten intolerant and can no longer eat stuff made with wheat." Oh, oh. That turned out to be a problem. No more vodka martinis made with inexpensive vodka, which is distilled...
December 24, 2017 - 7:49am
December 23, 2017
Viewpoint: An easy dam decision
Our community is currently faced with a big decision. A decision with a now four-year foundation of community stakeholder group discussions and one year of active community involvement. What we are faced with is actually an easy dam decision and an incredible opportunity.
December 23, 2017 - 7:49am
December 21, 2017
Library column: New Year brings new events
The Library will be closed for the holidays, Dec. 24, 25, and 26 and Jan. 1. We will be open on our regular hours on Saturday, Dec. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 31 1-4 p.m. Be sure to stop in and pick up movies and books for the long weekend! Have a wonderful and safe...
December 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
Tammy Baldwin column: Washington needs to work for Wisconsin, not special interests
This column was written by U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin.
December 21, 2017 - 7:39am
December 17, 2017
Woodworking column: Rutabaga accomplishment not what it once was
The world, alas, is passing me by. As I approach my 81st Christmas on this mortal coil, I have learned in my latest copy of Smithsonian magazine that my once proud accomplishment means nothing in this brave new world of agronomy. I refer, of course, to that landmark year of 1972...
December 17, 2017 - 5:00pm