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October 19, 2017
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
October 19, 2017 - 2:14pm
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
A teacher at Lincoln Hills beaten by a teenage inmate says a court order to cut back on punishment has the teens "emboldened" and "basically running the show now." Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Corrections
Wisconsin roundup: Lincoln Hills teacher blames court injunction, state for beating; more state news stories
October 18, 2017 - 9:14am
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
Gov. Scott Walker said Monday national anthem protests should take a backseat to domestic abuse issues in the NFL. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: Dems slam Walker for jumping into NFL anthem fray; should state drop 'Dairyland' from plates?; more state news stories
October 17, 2017 - 8:31am
October 16, 2017
River States Truck and Trailer named to the Deloitte Wisconsin 75
October 16, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 13, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Trump subsidy cutoff spurs 36 percent Obamacare hike in Wis.; more state news stories
October 13, 2017 - 9:13am
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 9, 2017
David W. Briese
River Falls man accused of stealing more than $200K from business
October 9, 2017 - 9:54pm
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 United 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 United 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