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October 26, 2017
Members of the Sunshine Fund board are shown at character.org's National Character Education Conferece over the weekend. The Sunshine Fund and Greenwood Elementary were both honored at the conference. Shown, from left, are: Linsey Bilickie, Macie VanNurden, Shihab Adams, Tessa Rayne, Riley Jahnke, and principal Kit Luedtke. Submitted photo.
Sunshine Fund, Greenwood honored for character
October 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
Hudson High School English teacher Kimberly Powers is in her second year of her second cycle as a district coordinator for the Youth Adults' Choice project. Through the project, Powers has collected hundreds of books that she has added to her classroom library and the school library as well. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Books for everyone: Young Adults’ Choices Project at HHS
October 26, 2017 - 11:00am
October 23, 2017
Electromechanical Maintenance Technician students from Chippewa Valley Technical College-River Falls talk with a representative from staffing agency PeopleReady at the CVTC Manufacturing Education Center in Eau Claire during the Fall Career Fair on Oct. 18. Students (from left to right): Brady Gaspord of New Richmond, Bob Juhnke of River Falls and Michael Koehler of Jordan, Minn. Photo courtesy of CVTC
Students explore options at CVTC career fair
October 23, 2017 - 9:45am
October 22, 2017
Hudson resident, composer, and UW-River Falls adjunct professor Jack Stamp is pictured conducting. Stamp is this year's WSMA honors band conductor. The group will perform on Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Wisconsin State Music Conference. Photo courtesy of Jack Stamp
'Moved by the music': Project features St. Croix Valley composer, students, teachers
October 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 19, 2017
A-1 Auto Transport offers Wisconsin students scholarship opportunity
October 19, 2017 - 6:43pm
Wisconsin roundup: Western Wis. DA comes under fire by panel; Milwaukee makes its Amazon pitch; more state news stories
October 19, 2017 - 8:22am
October 18, 2017
September Students of the Month in the front row (from left to right): April Gipford, Kaitlyn Carlson and Alicia Ehman. Back row: Rafael Mooney, Beckett Catron, Nick Erickson and Jack White. Photo courtesy of Julie Graber
EHS students, teacher awarded for May
October 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 17, 2017
Members of the band pose for a photo with their awards. Pictured are, from left, Miranda Hanson, Aiden Endres, Micah Walt, Tessa Hubley, Kelsey Baker, Zack Anderson and Maria Kummer. Submitted photo
Out on top: Hastings High School Marching Band wins state championship
October 17, 2017 - 9:18am
Samuel Kast is pictured on top of a mountain he climbed while spending a year in Germany as part of a scholarship program. Photo courtesy of Samuel Kast
Trip of a lifetime: Scholarship allows students to spend year in Germany
October 17, 2017 - 8:45am
October 11, 2017
Prescott students meet with the tribal elders at the Lac Du Flambeau Indian Reservation during a recent trip. Photo courtesy of Jeff Ryan
Learning in Lac Du Flambeau
October 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 10, 2017
Firefighters from Altoona and the Owen-Withee-Curtiss Fire Department control a fire hose at the CVTC firefighter training area in Eau Claire on Saturday, Oct. 9, as firefighters from 15 departments practiced for an upcoming state certification test. In the background is the multi-use three-story “splash tower” built this year. Photo courtesy of Chippewa Valley Technical College
Local firefighters train at new CVTC facility
October 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 8, 2017
The RFHS iMentor team is shown in the high school Media Center. From left are: UW-Extension Youth Development Agent Frank Ginther, Logan McLaughlin, Nathan Lawrence, Meghan, Matthew Myers, Lizzy Oberlin, Rachael Rahn, Macie Vannurden, Halle Olson, Mackenzie Clymer, Izzy Barr, Pari Schils, Mya Davis, RFHS Media Specialist/Librarian Cheryl Hoffman and Laura Hildreth.  Not pictured: Sam Krueger and Daphnie Wiatr. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
iMentors help kids learn internet safety
October 8, 2017 - 10:00am
October 5, 2017
The Prescott Area Chamber of Commerce and Prescott Kiwanis Club hosted a luncheon Aug. 31 welcoming new Prescott School District and St. Joseph Parish School staff at the Old Ptacek’s Event Center. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Prescott welcomes 2017-18 new staffers
October 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 4, 2017
Bailey Elementary students celebrate the federal Blue Ribbon School designation it received from the U.S. Department of Education Sept. 28. With them are Principal Candy Hofstad and District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus. Photo courtesy of District 833
Bailey Elementary School earns a blue ribbon
October 4, 2017 - 7:55pm
September 29, 2017
Homecoming King Sergio Rivero and Queen Brianna O'Brien shared smiles and waves with the crowd during the Spring Valley Homecoming parade on Sept. 29. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Go Cardinals!: Spring Valley parades down McKay for Homecoming
September 29, 2017 - 6:00pm