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February 1, 2016
Michelle Bahneman, whose father Frank La Plante co-founded what is now Hudson's Travel Centers of America truck stop, poses for a photo in the restaurant's counter-service area with general manager Brad Low. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Chuck Nowlen)
TA Truck Stop's 'Grand Reopening' celebrates Hudson landmark's storied past
February 1, 2016 - 9:22am
January 19, 2016
Currently located in Inver Grove Heights, Minn., it will likely be April, 2016, before remodeling of the warehouse and offices will allow RDW to move its fruit and vegetable warehouse operations to Hammond. (Submitted photo).
Food firm's ambitious Hammond expansion expected to bring 330 jobs
January 19, 2016 - 10:06am
January 13, 2016
Wisconsin Farmers Union commends passage of Cookie Bill through Senate
January 13, 2016 - 3:22pm
January 7, 2016
In this photo, from left: Diana Neubarth, Judy Webster, St. Croix Animal Friends Board of Directors, and Gina Leonard, Audrey Matzek, Troy Kemmerer, Sandy Crull-Deschand and Kip Stevenson from Nestlé Purina (Submitted photo).
Purina donates $30,000 to St. Croix Animal Friends
January 7, 2016 - 7:00am
December 3, 2015
Lori Ruckstales, Roberts, cooks at the World Food Championships, held earlier this month in Florida, where she took first place in the Sandwich division. Ruckstales earned her way to the WFC by taking first place in the Bacon Bash's sandwich competition. (Submitted photos)
They earn laurels at World Food Championships
December 3, 2015 - 3:30pm
November 25, 2015
Lori Rukstales (second from left) with the check she won $10,000 from the World Food Championships. She is surrounded by (left to right) Kari Karch, Head Chef for Kenmore, Mike McCloud, CEO of the World Food Championships and Larry Oliphant, World Food Championships Vice-President Strategic Partnerships. (Submitted photo)
Rukstales' sandwiches named Best in the World
November 25, 2015 - 2:05pm
October 10, 2015
Committee members (wearing the required hairnets) are, front from left, Kelly Fox and Stephanie Ousdigian; back, Terri Marquardt, Shana Schwartz, Kim Kretschmer and Mark Kretschmer.
Volunteers prepare 217,728 meals in 2 days
October 10, 2015 - 10:23am
August 19, 2015
El Paso Days celebrates logging industry
August 19, 2015 - 2:52pm
July 1, 2015
The Zimmerman family is shown in the tasting room of soon-to-open Belle Vinez winery, in the town of Clifton. Shannon and Angel Zimmerman operate the winery with their sons Josh and Nick, and their families. From left are Nick and his son Montee, Shannon, Angel, Josh’s wife Mandy,  Josh and Mandy’s daughtersTaylor and Addalyn and Josh. (Submitted photos)
New family winery in River Falls featured on Spectrum West July 6
July 1, 2015 - 3:57pm
June 17, 2015
The Roger and Bev Peterson family will host the Pierce County Dairy Breakfast at their farm on Saturday, June 20 from 8 a.m. to noon. (Submitted photo)
Join the Peterson Family Dairy for a meal, tours
June 17, 2015 - 2:00pm
May 8, 2015
Kris Miner looks over shelves of “talking pieces,” objects that are passed from one speaker to the next in the restorative justice circle process. Each of these objects has its own story, she says. (River Falls Journal photo by Judy Wiff)
Trailblazing restorative justice leader aims to circle back home
May 8, 2015 - 6:00am
April 24, 2015
Damon Holter
Grillmaster Holter to host national TV show
April 24, 2015 - 8:12am
April 21, 2015
Participants in last year’s Goliath Challenge make their way across the water. (Submitted photo)
Fourth annual Goliath Challenge set for May 30
April 21, 2015 - 10:54am
April 16, 2015
Bird flu detected in Barron County turkey flock
April 16, 2015 - 3:38pm
March 25, 2015
The Octagon House Museum, 1004 Third St., will be open Sunday, March 29, from 1-5 p.m. for the Chocolate March.
Octagon House will be open for Sunday's Chocolate March Tour
March 25, 2015 - 4:17pm