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October 8, 2018
Annabelle Elling, 2 of New Richmond, plays in her GiGi’s Playhouse shirt. A GiGi’s Playhouse Down syndrome center is coming to Hudson as an extension of the Twin Cities network. Submitted photo by Jenna Elling
Gigi's Playhouse opening in Hudson
October 8, 2018 - 10:00am
October 5, 2018
The sidecar had to be widened enough to accommodate a wheelchair. It had to have a ramp and it had to be mounted as low as possible to Dave Bindert's existing bike. It needed the hardware to secure a wheelchair in place. It also had to be able to brake carrying roughly 600 pounds, and above all, it had to be safe. Submitted photo
A one of a kind gift for a one of a kind man: Friends build Harley sidecar for friend in wheelchair
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
October 4, 2018
Kris and Mike Bonn pose for a photo in their home. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Mike Bonn leaves lasting legacy in Plum City's music program
October 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
A maltese cross bar topper Logan Melstrom made from a semi truck floor for the Ellsworth Fire Department. Photo courtesy of Logan Melstrom
Part local football star, part entrepreneurial woodworker
October 4, 2018 - 8:00am
October 2, 2018
Andrew French and Gavin Bradley, both 2017 graduates of Woodbury High School, were assigned to the Liberty, a U.S. Merchant Ship in Japan.  By September, they sailed completely around the world!  From Japan, the two sailed through the Panama Canal to the United States. Submitted photo courtesy of Michael Bradley.
Woodbury grads sail around the world
October 2, 2018 - 5:00am
September 28, 2018
Bud and Stan Peskar show the skidder tractor they use to transport trees from their woods to their sawmill off Liberty Road. The two have been running Liberty Sawmill on the family farm since they retired. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
A love of trees grew Liberty Sawmill
September 28, 2018 - 8:00am
September 25, 2018
Lu Lippold leads the Flyway Film Festival, which will run Oct. 19-21, 2018, in Stockholm, Pepin and Alma, Wis. Photo by Adrian Danciu
Fest is the best: Lu Lippold talks her career and the Flyway Film Festival
September 25, 2018 - 5:00am
September 19, 2018
Hailey James performed an original song, "Moments that Made Me," at the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Talent Show in June. James, 15, is a regional finalist in the PBS Celebration of Music talent search. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
A girl and her guitar: Cottage Grove girl headed to finals of national talent search
September 19, 2018 - 11:36am
September 17, 2018
Caleigh Proulx is a finalist in PBS' "Celebration of Music" talent competition. Submitted photo
What a feeling: Woodbury girl a finalist in PBS talent competition
September 17, 2018 - 4:52pm
September 9, 2018
Cathy Wurzer
Cathy Wurzer to speak at Tuesday Club
September 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2018
Dean Madson, center, with Mike and Ashlie Moldenhauer, the last bride and groom he photographed, and Dick and Linda Galletin, the first couple he photographed in 1968. Madson retired this summer after being a wedding photographer for 50 years. Submitted photo
Dean Madson: Telling stories for 50 years
September 8, 2018 - 8:00am
September 6, 2018
Bill Llewellyn uses a trimmer to shape a high heel on a woman's shoe.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Fixing a shoe is an art for Llewellyn
September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
September 5, 2018
Pete Hautman
Local author, national recognition
September 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
Woodbury native Anna Swanson poses with her flute during the InterHarmony International Music Festival in Italy. Submitted photo
A flutist abroad: Woodbury native performs in Italy
September 5, 2018 - 5:00am
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