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September 17, 2018
What's new this school year? We asked, and Hudson administrators answered
18 hours 48 min ago
August 31, 2018
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will welcome more than 1,300 new students and their families to campus for New Student Move-In Day on Saturday, Sept. 1. Traffic around campus and residence halls will be restricted to single-direction and designated parking zones. The day is filled with many firsts for the new UWRF students – living in a new city, their first college roommate, their first Falcon football game, their first college class, and much more. File photo
Events welcome students for fall semester at UW-River Falls
August 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 29, 2018
The Wisconsin Historical Society's traveling display "Great Lakes Small Streams: How Water Shapes Wisconsin" explores our state's long relationship with water and the impact we have had on our vast waterways. Submitted photo
"Great Lakes Small Streams" comes to Spring Valley
August 29, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 28, 2018
A group of parents, siblings and Cub Scouts alike showed up Monday Aug. 20, 2018, to help construct a tiered garden at Farmington Elementary. Pictured are (back, from left) Jenn Cahak, Genny Holmes, Jon Holmes, Amanda Allison, Gordy Steffel, Susan Fagnant, Tamra Hoffbeck, Ryan Fagnant, Doug Larson; (middle) Logan Hoffbeck, Gavin Hoffbeck, Cavyn Cahak, Kyle Glenzer, Levi Larson, Eli Holmes, Brody Weidendorf; (front ) Emilee Hoffbeck, Elle Cahak and Evan Larson. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Farmington Cub Scouts help build learning gardens at Farmington Elementary
August 28, 2018 - 2:43pm
August 6, 2018
River Falls High School students developed a mobile library application. They presented their application to a panel of judges competing against hundreds nationally. From left are Kristen Scheuder and Jessica Lindall. Not pictured is Olivia Miller. Photo courtesy of River Falls High School.
RFHS teens go to FBLA nationals
August 6, 2018 - 6:00am
August 2, 2018
Physics Professor Jim Madsen, chair of the UW-River Falls Physics Department, has spent two decades collaborating with the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory. IceCube’s international team of scientists recently discovered a blazar as the source of high-energy cosmic neutrinos. UWRF file photo.
4 billion light years in the making: one UW-River Falls professor's journey to a scientific breakthrough
August 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 4, 2018
Paige Frion (left), Grace Groh, Trinity Kittelson and Mara Adams are part of a group helping organize a back to school event at Ellsworth Elementary School for families to pick up donated school supplies on Aug. 3. Zach Dwyer / RiverTown Multimedia
Event will give elementary students access to free school supplies
July 4, 2018 - 5:00am
June 28, 2018
The Active Alert app from Hedge Tactical Solutions gives users a resource to alert others in the building, including a red alert button for emergencies like fires or an active shooter. Hudson School District has partnered with the company to use the app in the district. Image courtesy of Hedge Tactical Solutions
New app helps make Hudson schools safer
June 28, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 27, 2018
The original portion of the Spring Valley Elementary building was built in 1929. Additions came in 1950, again in 1968, and finally in 1973. The school board will be sending a community survey to all district residents about the future of the school. File photo
Spring Valley moves forward with summer renovations
June 27, 2018 - 6:03am
June 22, 2018
The River Falls Academy building is set to see a lot of change over the next couple years. The school district's referendum calls for deconstruction of the 1920 s and 1940s additions, and a smaller, new addition to the building. File photo.
Design phase begins for school referendum projects
June 22, 2018 - 9:00am
June 20, 2018
Workers from general contractor Market &Johnson prepare to attach a steel joist as work continues on a 7,200 sq.-ft. addition to the River Falls campus of Chippewa Valley Technical College. Work is scheduled to be completed by the start of the fall semester in August. Submitted photo
CVTC expanding in River Falls
June 20, 2018 - 6:30pm
June 15, 2018
Representatives from local community organizations joined the Hudson Backpack Program for its first summer food distribution on Wednesday, June 6 at Hudson Prairie Elementary School. These programs are some of the resources the district works with to ensure students with varying struggles, including homelessness, get the support they need. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Where do they call home? When kids face homelessness
June 15, 2018 - 6:00am
Rosie Pechous sits in her office in the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Involvement Center on June 6, 2018. Pechous was voted student body president in ths spring. Zach Dwyer / RiverTown Multimedia
Connected in a big way: Hastings grad leads UW-River Falls student body
June 15, 2018 - 5:00am
June 13, 2018
Dr. Christopher Kamrath will leave Somerset Elementary at the end of this school year to take a job at Westside Elementary in River Falls. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Opportunity for collaboration excites new Westside principal
June 13, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 10, 2018
St. Joseph Parish School students representing U.S. history at the Historic Wax Museum included (front row, from left) Claire Hince, Gabbi Matzek, Ellie Block, Claire Schommer, Rory Zuehlsdorf, Landon Zeverino; (back row) Katie Huppert, Deitrich Eich, Ashley Keller, Jeanne Rohl, Ethan West, Dru Vogland. Photo courtesy of Judith Huppert
Photos: St. Joseph brings history to life
June 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
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