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July 17, 2019
River Falls man killed in Minn. motorcycle crash
July 17, 2019 - 12:34pm
July 13, 2019
After nearly 75 years, former Clay Corners School student Algot Anderson takes a ride on the recently refurbished historical six-seat swing-a-round. which stands in its original location on 690th Street in River Falls. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Recess at 88: A second swing for former student at Clay Corners
July 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
July 10, 2019
The Copper Kettle won this year's Burger Battle, which brought in more than $11,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin. Representatives of Big Brothers Big Sisters, The Copper Kettle, and the Burger Battle present for the award presentation were (from left) Lea Gleason, Teri-Gene Conlin, Paul Howie, Ted Leieir, Teri McKay and Craig Hofland. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Copper Kettle wins Burger Battle title
July 10, 2019 - 11:00am
July 8, 2019
Pictured are (from left) Rose Breslin, Care Coordinator; Kurt Helmrick, PA-C; Ben
Morgan, MD. Submitted photo
Local Vibrant Health Family Clinics receive NCQA recognition
July 8, 2019 - 11:00am
July 7, 2019
Rudy James (left), Eric Goodman (middle), and Louis Orr after Goodman won a tournament in Dallas. Courtesy of Eric Goodman.
Eric Goodman makes his collegiate wrestling comeback - at age 40
July 7, 2019 - 8:00am
June 28, 2019
Jasmine Estey's mom and grandma said Estey is known for her positive attitude and her infectious smile, even throughout her cancer diagnosis and treatment. Photo courtesy of Melissa Hejl.
MMS basketball girls help teammate through cancer diagnosis
June 28, 2019 - 11:00am
June 26, 2019
About 43 firefighters showed for the June 19 propane emergencies training at the Ellsworth school bus garage lot. Ellsworth, Spring Valley, River Falls, Lund and Prescott fire departments were represented at the training. Each firefighter was certified to manage propane emergencies by Fire and Industrial Response Enterprises, LLC. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
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WATCH: Area fire fighters train for propane emergencies
June 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
June 25, 2019
Centennial Science Building (foreground) and Kleinpell Fine Arts Building (background, with antenna dishes) will join UW-River Falls' Agriculture Science building in receiving classroom upgrades approved this week by state officials. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
UWRF classroom upgrades approved in 3 buildings
June 25, 2019 - 2:00pm
June 20, 2019
Pierce County sheriff's deputies said a 22-year-old woman was hospitalized June 19 after crashing this car on County Road F near Highway 29 in rural Prescott. Photo courtesy of Pierce County Sheriff's Office
River Falls woman, 22, injured in Pierce County crash
June 20, 2019 - 2:57pm
Police investigating armed robbery at Northtown Cleaners in River Falls
June 20, 2019 - 11:41am
June 19, 2019
Suzanne Cutshall is excited to meet all those who visit the newly-opened Forestville Vines, especially those who attended the one-room school that houses the tasting room. Forestville leans into its educational history, with wines named for the theme and lunch pails available to order. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
School is in session at Forestville Vines
June 19, 2019 - 12:00pm
June 18, 2019
Shoppers browsed the monthly UW-River Falls surplus sale Friday, June 14, at Hagestad Hall. The surplus program was launched in 2010 by UWRF Sustainability and Custodial Supervisor Mark Klapatch, who was honored this month by the UW-System Board of Regents. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
A surplus of dedication: UWRF's Klapatch earns high distinction
June 18, 2019 - 9:42am
June 16, 2019
Students often volunteer to paint bikes for the Blue Bike program in River Falls.  Photo courtesy of the city of River Falls
Bike share programs provide recreation, transportation
June 16, 2019 - 6:00am
June 9, 2019
Parents Jerry and Meredith Cooper watch as their son George climbs atop a McCormick Farmall tractor during Town 'N Country Day in River Falls. Meredith said they attend every year to hang out with the tractors and the animals. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Town 'N Country Day gets little sunshine, but lots of smiles
June 9, 2019 - 6:36pm
June 8, 2019
Members of the planning committee at a River Falls City Council meeting where a proclamation honoring the 100th anniversary of Wisconsin ratifying the 19th Amendment was issued. Seen here are Elise Nooney, Heidi Heinze, Lorraine Davis, Mary Baumgartner, Kathryn Otto and Morgan Paavola wearing Women Suffrage Sashes and period hats designed by Jennifer Nelson of River Falls. Photo courtesy of Lorraine Davis
Local women plan 100th anniversary celebration of women's suffrage
June 8, 2019 - 9:00am
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