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The long winter and wet spring will make for a rough mosquito season

June 12, 2013 in River Falls Journal

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You may not have liked the snowy winter and rainy spring but mosquitoes are loving it. Continue Reading

UWRF to host climate change discussion

April 3, 2013 in River Falls Journal

On Monday, April 8, Jim Gulliford will host a town-hall style, discussion titled, “Seeds to Supper: What’s Happening on the Land.” Continue Reading

St. Croix County appliance and tire collection

May 24, 2012 in River Falls Journal

All St. Croix County residents are invited to participate in the appliance and tire collection on Saturday, June 2. Continue Reading

Fishing opener this weekend; fire restrictions still in effect

May 4, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Wisconsin’s inland-lake fishing season opener begins on Saturday, May 5, resulting in many tourists traveling into the storm-damage area of northwest Wisconsin. Continue Reading

Got e-waste? Event offers easy disposal

April 30, 2012 in River Falls Journal

An upcoming collection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Hudson Prairie Elementary School’s parking lot, 1400 Carmichael Road, offers drive-through convenience for Pierce and St. Croix county residents. Continue Reading

River Falls cleanup

April 24, 2012 in River Falls Journal

On Thursday, April 19, city employees braved the elements and set their regular work tasks aside to lend an extra hand in making our city a more beautiful and safe place to live and work. Continue Reading

Volunteers clean the Kinni up

April 23, 2012 in River Falls Journal

On Saturday, volunteers coordinated by the Kinni River Land Trust (KRLT) converged on the Kinnickinnic River for a cleanup effort. Continue Reading

Bill would create sandhill crane hunting season

February 2, 2012 in Hudson Star-Observer

Wisconsin NewsMore farmers are complaining about crane damage to crops. The sandhill is the most abundant of all cranes. Wisconsin has around 25,000 of them. Continue Reading

Parks committee handed another disappointment

December 20, 2011 in River Falls Journal

At last night’s Town of River Falls board meeting the parks committee asked for reconsideration on the Anderson Park, W9978 792 St., budget. Continue Reading