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November 7, 2017
Patrick Nickle of Cottage Grove served in   Afghanistan in 2009 with the Army Reserve. Nickle's year-long deployment is the subject of "A Soldier's Journey" by Justin Atkinson, a government producer at the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission. Submitted photo courtesy of Patrick Nickle
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
November 7, 2017 - 1:06pm
October 25, 2017
Column: Drop-off debacles affect parents, too
October 25, 2017 - 8:54am
October 17, 2017
Brittany Shermach
UWRF student's family turns struggle into song
October 17, 2017 - 8:45am
October 13, 2017
When a fire started in a car he was working on his family's garage, Shane Elsen's quick thinking prevented the incident from turning into a disaster. Jon Claesson / Contributor
Snap decisions: Ellsworth teen stops potentially devastating fire
October 13, 2017 - 5:30am
October 5, 2017
Winter coats for local kids
October 5, 2017 - 8:00am
October 3, 2017
The Concrete Concepts crew works on fixing the Fellrath's driveway — on Wednesday, July 19 — after two and a half months of it being unusable. Photo courtesy of the Fellraths
Doing the right thing: Concrete company replaces Hudson family’s driveway
October 3, 2017 - 8:45am
September 23, 2017
Doris Knutson holds up some freshly-made lefse. Many have been preparing lefse ahead of the Rush River Lutheran Church Harvest Dinner set for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24. Photos courtesy of Rush River Lutheran Church.
Rush River celebrates 70th Harvest Dinner
September 23, 2017 - 7:00am
September 13, 2017
Encouraged by their teacher, Cathy Schewe, fifth graders, pictured from left, Michael Elwood, Vincent Langenohl, Allie Stubbendick, Alivia Kelly and Gabby Delisi organized a “Loose Change” collection to raise money for Water for South Sudan. Photo courtesy of Cathy Schewe
Hudson students raise money for Water for South Sudan
September 13, 2017 - 8:45am
September 9, 2017
Pictured are members of the Samuelson family — including Ashley, Brenna, baby Nolan, Brent and Lenna — as well as Carson Deal, who raised over $1,200 for the family who was affected by the tornado that hit Chetek, Wis., in May. Also pictured are Trent Dorenbush and Cade Deal. Photo courtesy of the Deal family
11-year-old raises over $1,200 for family affected by tornado
September 9, 2017 - 9:36am
September 8, 2017
Michael Field, 16, and his mother, Angela. Michael, who suffered from shaken baby syndrome at the hands of a child care provider, recently was awarded a trip to New York City and Philadelphia from the Sunshine Foundation. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Sunshine Foundation grants Farmington teen a Dream Wish Trip to New York City
September 8, 2017 - 8:45am
August 18, 2017
Pepper Fest schedule rounding into form
August 18, 2017 - 2:04pm
August 16, 2017
Tents spread out into the horizon at a refugee camp near Duhok, Iraq, where Tutapona is based. Being close to the camps allows the organization to provide trauma counseling as soon as possible to those who need it. Submitted photo courtesy of Helen Manson.
New Richmond family helping trauma victims in Iraq
August 16, 2017 - 2:52pm
August 13, 2017
Pepper Fest promises flair and fun
August 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 10, 2017
The Wakefield’s got together in June and posed for a photo in their pilot uniforms. Pictured, from left, are Todd, Bruce, Scott and their father Richard Wakefield. Submitted photo
'Pilot bug' runs deep in family of airline captains
July 10, 2017 - 8:33am
July 5, 2017
People gathered along part of Maple Street, and in Heritage Park and the City Hall Plaza last year for River Falls Days. The celebration will be held in the same location again this year. And this time, a few regular events will relocate close to the rest of the festivities. (Submitted photo)
'It's a great way to celebrate'
July 5, 2017 - 3:17pm
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