16 Apr 2019
Green Bay-based retail chain Shopko has officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and as of March 18th, 2019, is set to close all 360 of its stores - including the River Falls, Wisconsin location - by mid-June this year. As of 2019, Shopko will have operated for its 57th year.
11 Mar 2019
As of the most recent Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) report published February 21, 2018 by Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), UW-River Falls officially earned its first gold STARS rating. This was the result of a campus effort toward the betterment of the environment.