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Choirs present Haiti benefit

February 8, 2013 in River Falls Journal

River Falls Church Choirs and the Community Choir presents the 10th annual “It Takes a Village” concert 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Ezekiel Lutheran Church, 202 S. Second St., to benefit students and teachers of the school in Ganthier, Haiti. Continue Reading

Driver finds dog tied to freeway-exit post

January 23, 2013 in River Falls Journal

Wisconsin News
Authorities in north-central Wisconsin are looking for the person who abandoned a dog near a freeway exit in subzero weather.
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State school official outlines changes

September 5, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Wisconsin News
State Superintendent Tony Evers of the Department of Public Instruction says big changes are ahead in the 428 public school systems.
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Namesake park enhances pool’s personality

August 13, 2012 in River Falls Journal

A celebration to commemorate the 75th birthday of the Glen Park pool begins 6 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15, near the pool in Glen Park, 355 Park St. Continue Reading

Kohl’s commits to solar power

June 25, 2012 in River Falls Journal

Wisconsin News
The Wisconsin-based Kohl’s department store chain is expanding its number of stores with solar power by 25% this year.
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State adds 12,500 jobs in January; Tea Party recall database gets up to 10,000 hits per minute; more briefs

March 9, 2012 in RiverTowns.net

Wisconsin News
Wisconsin’s new unemployment rate is the lowest since the Great Recession started taking hold in December of 2008. Labor officials announced a preliminary rate Thursday of 6.9%, down from 7% in December, and the number of private sector jobs had its biggest monthly increase in a year.
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