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May 24, 2017
New Richmond Middle School students pose May 10, 2017, after biking or skateboarding to school. Photo by Tara Burmood
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
15 hours 1 min ago
May 23, 2017
Dana Pruitt stands with a crib and changing table set that he received as separate donations, and two toddler beds he's received. All will be donated to those in need. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Spring cleaning means charity work for Martell man
May 23, 2017 - 6:03am
May 22, 2017
Jake Caron’s Chomp carrot cookies ahead of a taste test at one of the PowerUp Week events. Photo submitted by Louise F. Ernewein
St. Croix Valley communities powered up for a week of fun
May 22, 2017 - 11:10am
May 20, 2017
Shown with the large pond they've adopted are Jeanne Wespetal, Prisha Shah, Mahi Shah, and Hina Shah. Submitted photo.
Ponds can be adopted, too
May 20, 2017 - 5:00am
May 19, 2017
Baby llamas roam the pasture in the spring. Shady Ridge Farm will be hosting an open house May 19-20 for visitors to enjoy the llamas. Photo submitted by Sheila Fugina
Shady Ridge Farm open house spotlights new llama babies
May 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Garage Sale Map Hunter
May 19, 2017 - 8:46am
May 17, 2017
Angie Payden shows her 18-month sobriety chip that she received in February 2015. Payden struggled with sobriety for years, but she’s now four years sober. Submitted photo by Angie Payden.
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 15, 2017
Borner Farm Project in Prescott will host 13 pizza nights this summer, every other Friday. The second one of the season will be held 5-8 p.m. May 19, with a variety of pizza choices to choose from. Photo courtesy of the Borner Farm Project and Ginger Pinson of the Pioneer Press
Where to park on pizza nights?
May 15, 2017 - 3:57pm
Willie Tennis (left) and his father John posed for a photo last year while 27-year Tennis Sanitation employee John Binder manned the truck cab. John Tennis, who founded the company, died May 7. File photo by Katie Nelson
Tennis was 'just a hard-working guy'
May 15, 2017 - 9:22am
May 12, 2017
Diesel, a cattle dog mix, goes through an obstacle course at the first ever Paw-A-Thon at Hoffman Park Saturday, May 6. Diesel, a rescue dog, has trained for four years with Emily Chapman, one of two adult instructors for a Pierce county 4-H dog training program. Chapman, and the other adult instructor work with kids and help them train dogs. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Paw-A-Thon fills Hoffman Park with waggin' tails
May 12, 2017 - 1:52pm
Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley board, staff and event volunteers gather at the organization’s 12th annual fundraising gala, held April 30 at the River Falls Golf Club. Photo by Kelsey Tyznik
Reach for the Stars gala raises funds for Family Resource Center programs
May 12, 2017 - 11:56am
Graphic via the Films in 5 Festival Facebook event page.
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
May 12, 2017 - 8:51am
May 11, 2017
Stockholm sculptor Stanton Sears carves branches and trunks into forms that evoke fabric, muscles or rivers. Photo courtesy of Stanton Sears
Stockholm sculptor Stanton Sears turns trees inside out in new Abode Gallery show
May 11, 2017 - 5:07pm
Cast members in the front row (from left to right): Coba Darrow and Hayden Bahneman. Middle row: Katherine Engel, Abby Sauvola, Abigail Fall, Nova Ouellette, Ruth Mottl and Tom Monn. Back row: Elise Marek, Lindsey Marek, Nova Kivi, Stella Mottl and Patrick Wagner. Photo courtesy of Old Gem Theater
'Stuart Little' at Old Gem Theater
May 11, 2017 - 4:50pm
Andrea and Chad Hanson of Goodhue, Minn., have been married for nearly 10 years. She was his care assistant following a crash that left him paralyzed. Andrea’s recounting of their love story is featured in “Oola for Women: Find Balance in an Unbalanced World.” Photo courtesy of Andrea Hanson
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm