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October 14, 2010

Rare flower blooms in greenhouse

One of the world’s largest and most unpleasant smelling flowers finally bloomed after nine years Monday afternoon in the UW-River Falls greenhouse.

October 7, 2010

TutorTrac makes tutoring services easier to use

The Academic Success Center, a resource for students to gain help with Tutoring services, has a new way to sign up for a tutoring session that makes it more accessible for students.

September 30, 2010

UWRF expands marketing effort to draw students

UW-River Falls has bumped up it’s marketing campaign in the past year. The initial phase has included billboards, print advertising in the Pioneer Press, radio spots on Minnesota Public Radio, e-mail blasts and targeted web ads.

September 23, 2010

UWRF considers removal of bottled water sales

Though UW-River Falls has been making efforts to develop an environmentally friendly campus over the years, UW-Stevens Point has taken the idea of a “green campus” a step further and has become the UW-System’s first bottled water free campus.

September 16, 2010

Hotel drops franchise, still guarantees consistent service

The one-year-old hotel on the corner of Main Street and Cascade has changed its name from The Best Western to The Riverview Hotel and Suites. The hotel officially decided to drop the franchise name July 1 this past summer.

May 6, 2010

River Falls’ Main Street requires caution, attention

Main Street in River Falls has become one of the most dangerous streets in Pierce County, with a total of 69 accidents in 2009, according to the River Falls Police Department.