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October 19, 2017
Graph courtesy of St. Croix Economic Development Corporation
Slow rebound continues for homebuilding in St. Croix County
8 hours 56 min ago
2016 Business of the Year winners (from left to right): EDC President Agnes Ring, Todd Loehr of Wisconsin Lighting (small business), Matt Wallace and Trevor Wirtanen of Oliphant Brewing (emerging business), Matt Johnston and Ruthie Johnston of Croix Gear and Machining (business of the year), and 2016 Directors award winner Trudy Popenhagen. Photo by Nita Dusek
St. Croix EDC seeks nominations for Business of the Year awards
15 hours 41 min ago
October 18, 2017
For every sale, a CuddleMutt blanket is donated to a shelter. Photo courtesy of Kristen Farris
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
October 18, 2017 - 8:45am
October 17, 2017
Pictured are (from left) Dan Teece (Western Wisconsin Health), Lisa Christensen (ASIL Design), Nate Wycoff (FOCUS Digital Marketing), Angie Wycoff (FOCUS Digital Marketing), Maggie Cogbill (Western Wisconsin Health), Pam Deutsch (Helmer Printing), Tyler Rasmussen (Ras On Main), Cindy Brown Bauer (Minuteman Press), Nic Haug (St. Croix Central School District) at Ras’ On Main in Hammond. Photo courtesy of Lisa Christensen
Chamber Business of the Month: Ras' on Main
October 17, 2017 - 2:45pm
October 16, 2017
River States Truck and Trailer named to the Deloitte Wisconsin 75
October 16, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 11, 2017
Top Ten Liquors Wine Specialist Mark O'Boyle said the store's recent expansion allowed for lower shelves that are easier to reach and a broadened wine, beer and liquor selection. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Top Ten Liquors expands in Woodbury
October 11, 2017 - 9:26am
Thrifty Sisters owner Pam Wilkins moved her business from Red Wing to Bay City recently, opening on Oct. 2 in the old Bay City Hardware building. Thrifty Sisters is a thrift and consignment shop. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Thrifty Sisters comes to Bay City
October 11, 2017 - 5:30am
October 8, 2017
Rather than expensive machinery, dairy grazier Joseph Tomandl III relies on mobile fencing to usher cows into the appropriate sections of pasture to graze. His Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship, a nation-wide initiation, trains potential farmers to establish their own grazing operation. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia
A dairy road diverges: Grazing model offers alternative to industrial farming
October 8, 2017 - 8:09pm
October 6, 2017
With the addition of a greenhouse space, the new WinField Innovation Center will be able to test concepts all the way through growth despite current weather conditions. Photo courtesy of WinField United.play button
PHOTOS: Winfield Innovation Center opens in River Falls
October 6, 2017 - 12:20pm
October 4, 2017
Denny Hecker. File photo / St. Paul Pioneer Press
After serving time in federal prison, former Minn. auto mogul Denny Hecker set for release
October 4, 2017 - 12:26pm
October 3, 2017
Kowalski's employee Nina Feucht prepares a made-to-order pasta dish for Na Lu of Woodbury. The fresh pasta bar is among store offerings tailored toward convenience. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Kowalski's Market builds on its reputation
October 3, 2017 - 7:48pm
Char Glamm, right, opened her new store location Forever Gifts Boutique in Prescott with the help of merchandiser Angie Miner, left. Forever Gifts is located at 131 Broad Street. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Prescott business owner is back with gift shop
October 3, 2017 - 4:52pm
October 1, 2017
Boots, all clean and ready for a move. Joseph Tomandl III, executive director of the Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship said it was a bittersweet day, as the owners of these boots are moving on from Tomandl's apprenticeship program to their own farm. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Dairy apprenticeship helps grads start new farms
October 1, 2017 - 12:02pm
September 30, 2017
Red Wing native Wade Bergner has been independent with his business W.B. Healthy Vending for a year now and has them in schools all over Pierce and St. Croix counties, as well as in the Twin Cities area. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Believing in your product
September 30, 2017 - 5:30am
September 29, 2017
Minuteman Press in Hudson has been named the Central St. Croix Chamber of Commerce's Business of the Month for September 2017. Photo courtesy of Central St. Croix Area Chamber of Commerce
Minuteman Press named Business of the Month
September 29, 2017 - 2:00pm