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Rhino’s Foundation gives to cancer stricken families, next event golf tourney at Clifton Hollow

June 7, 2013 in Hudson Star-Observer

More than 20 years ago, a young man nicknamed Rhino had a physical to join the United States Armed Forces. He was notified that he had failed the physical because he had cancer, something he had not realized. He was in and out of remission, said his friend Brad Vier, and was struggling to pay for things. Continue Reading

Clifton residents rally to stop winery/restaurant

May 8, 2013 in River Falls Journal

An outpouring of Clifton town citizens overflowed the Town Board’s regular meeting Tuesday, May 7, to argue and petition against a proposed winery and restaurant. Continue Reading

Clifton: Winery proposal brings objections

April 12, 2013 in River Falls Journal

The little old Clifton schoolhouse was buzzing like a beehive at the regular Town Board meeting April 3. Residents were there asking for protection for the peace and quiet of their neighborhoods. Continue Reading

Board OKs vineyard/winery

September 13, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Shannon and Angel Zimmerman, W10887 875th St., got the green light for a vineyard on their 20 acres when the Clifton Town Board recommended a conditional use permit to the county for Bellevinez Vineyard & Winery. That recommendation was made at the town’s regular meeting Sept. 4. Continue Reading

Clifton passes temporary moratorium on frac-sand mining

August 20, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Not only did Clifton residents pack the town’s regular August meeting to voice concerns about frac-sand mining, but many town of Oak Grove residents also showed up to give input. Continue Reading

Clifton man demands action about discarded tree-brush debris

June 7, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Stuart Henning came to the June 5 Clifton Town Board meeting to get answers concerning trees that were cut by Pierce County workers while clearing the road right-of-way by his home. Continue Reading

Woman remains critical after her vehicle collides with squad car

February 2, 2012 in River Falls Journal

A woman from the town of Clifton, Lidia Pavitova, 28, W 12286 820th Ave., was driving in St. Paul Monday, Jan. 30, about 4:40 p.m. when her car collided with a police squad car at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Ayd Mill Road. Continue Reading

This chairman of the board goes way, way, way back

December 23, 2011 in River Falls Journal

Who remembers 1970? Richard Nixon is president. The Beatles bid farewell. The Vietnam War and antiwar protests are in full swing. Continue Reading

Minnesota driver killed in rollover

November 22, 2011 in River Falls Journal

A 27-year-old St. Paul Park, Minn., man died after his vehicle overturned before dawn Tuesday morning, Nov. 22, on County Road F just north of Hwy. 29. Continue Reading

Letter: He shares what he knows about Prescott school employees

October 19, 2011 in Pierce County Herald

TO THE EDITOR: Did you know in the Prescott School District: Continue Reading