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October 24, 2014
Chip Meyer and Lacey Anderson will work the crowd as hosts of the Free Clinic’s Variety Show Nov. 1. Tickets to the annual event are now on sale.
Free clinic supporters hope to entertain, connect
October 24, 2014 - 5:00am
October 23, 2014
River Falls Hospital emergency room nurse Ashley Svacina checks out an Ebola kit. The kits hang in all five emergency room bays and five overflow bays.
River Falls Area Hospital sets up Ebola protocol
October 23, 2014 - 9:44am
October 15, 2014
Marge Binkowski (second from right) is pictured with her Social Worker of the Year award. (Photo submitted).
Binkowski named Social Worker of the Year
October 15, 2014 - 9:47am
October 10, 2014
Rachel Pieper, left, and Kaitlyn Bignell, right, joined Ray Carlson as the Ellsworth High School bloodmobile volunteers and the veteran blood donor prepared for the bloodmobile’s next visit to the school on Monday, Oct. 27. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)
Everyone’s invited to donate blood at Ellsworth High School
October 10, 2014 - 1:19pm
September 26, 2014
Durand football game against Amery postponed
September 26, 2014 - 9:18am
September 25, 2014
Flu shot schedule announced
September 25, 2014 - 10:15am
September 24, 2014
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Doctors say nasal flu spray more effective than flu shot for young children
September 24, 2014 - 9:22am
September 22, 2014
From left, Denise Hackel and Kathryn VanDusartz, NAMI-St. Croix Valley board members, receive a check from Heather Logelin of Allina Health. The money is going to help NAMI with their event on Saturday. (Submitted photo).
NAMI healthy event funded by Allina
September 22, 2014 - 11:30am
September 19, 2014
Consider quitting smoking, changes for World Heart Day
September 19, 2014 - 10:45am
September 5, 2014
River Falls resident Lori Loney, and her siblings Joni Herum, also of River Falls; Patrick Strand, Hammond; Dan Strand, Scottsdale, Ariz.; and Tom Strand, Alaska, were chosen as honorary chair for the Walk to End Alzheimers set for Sept. 20 at the Deerfield Senior Living in New Richmond. From left are Patrick, Loni, Lori and Dan. Tom is not shown. The siblings’ mother, Kelly Strand, passed away after a five-year struggle with Lewy body dementia last year. (River Falls Journal photo by Gretta Stark)
Siblings follow in mom’s footsteps, try to help through Alzheimer’s Walk
September 5, 2014 - 12:19pm
August 18, 2014
Fundraiser fights juvenile diabetes this Saturday
August 18, 2014 - 9:39am
August 15, 2014
Staged for training session
August 15, 2014 - 9:17am
August 11, 2014
Bergs have had need for blood in family
August 11, 2014 - 10:12am
August 5, 2014
Tami Jackson was hired as director of nursing at the Ellsworth Care Center this spring. While raising a family, Jackson returned to school to study nursing. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)
Jackson finds calling in long-term care
August 5, 2014 - 10:55am
Wyatt Hauser, 2, is in Oregon through August as part of a medical marijuana trial program. He is staying there with his grandfather and his mother, Jessica Hauser, who has emerged as an advocate for medical marijuana in Minnesota. (Submitted photo)
Boy undergoes experimental marijuana treatment
August 5, 2014 - 10:40am
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