Falcon News Service

Pierce County deer hunters not thrilled with DNR’s new online system

May 6, 2016

A number of Pierce County deer hunters are upset with updated regulations that are associated with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ new Go Wild online licensing system. The hunters are concerned for several reasons. The DNR recently changed regulations that affect “back tags” and the way harvested animals are transported and tagged in Wisconsin. Before this year, a deer hunter in Wisconsin was required to wear a tag on their back that identified them by the license number.

Falcon News Service

Police, press relationship sees little effect from national debate on shootings

May 5, 2016

Police-involved shootings have garnered wide national attention. In western Wisconsin, police understand they are under greater scrutiny. However, their relationship with local media has not been affected.

River Falls Update, No. 64

Watch the May 6, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about how Student Senate operates and about Dance Theatre’s spring concert.

River Falls Update, No. 63

April 23, 2016

Watch the April 22, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured is a story about how two Mexico-born visiting instructors are helping students in the glass studio.

River Falls Update, No. 62

April 8, 2016

Watch the April 8, 2016, edition of “River Falls Update,” a Web-based news show created by UW-River Falls journalism students. Featured are stories about campus resources that teach students about negotiating a salary and a Hudson-based business that is helping honeybee populations.