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September 17, 2018
Hailey James performed an original song, "Moments that Made Me," at the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Talent Show in June. James, 15, is a regional finalist in the PBS Celebration of Music talent. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
A girl and her guitar: Cottage Grove girl headed to finals of national talent search
17 hours 52 min ago
Caleigh Proulx is a finalist in PBS' "Celebration of Music" talent competition. Submitted photo
What a feeling: Woodbury girl a finalist in PBS talent competition
17 hours 54 min ago
Pirates Fly’n the Croix-ribbean will be the theme of the 2019 Hudson Hot Air Affair winter festival and hot air balloon rally. The 30th annual event, sponsored again by WESTconsin Credit Union, will be Feb. 1-3 and organizers are bringing a special shaped balloon to Hudson to celebrate the landmark anniversary and pirate theme. Pet Leg Pete the Pirate Parrot will highlight a weekend of balloon launches, a moon glow, a torchlight parade and winter activities throughout the Hudson community. Submitted photo
Talk like a pirate with Hot Air Affair
September 17, 2018 - 7:00am
Submitted Photo. Courtesy of Nan Bailly.
Area vineyard honored with 'Farm Families of the Year'
September 17, 2018 - 5:00am
September 16, 2018
Rosemount invites community to Fall Food Truck Festival
September 16, 2018 - 9:00am
September 15, 2018
Michael Anderson poses with trash collected during the Three Rivers Expedition.  He and Paul Twedt collected over three tons of trash.  Photo by Paul Twedt
Three Rivers Project cleans 6,300 pounds of trash
September 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 14, 2018
Kaelyn Nevland, a pre-schooler at Plum City Elementary, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia B-Cell on June 13. Submitted photo
Kickin' cancer with Plum City's Kaelyn Nevland
September 14, 2018 - 8:00am
Submitted Photo. Courtesy of Afton Apple Orchard
Afton Apple Orchard announces corn maze theme
September 14, 2018 - 5:00am
September 13, 2018
One of the hands-on experiences for visitors was a Civil War Infantry drill. Visitors could learn about the gear that soldiers used from uniforms to guns at the enlisting tent, and participate in one of the two drills held each day.  Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Civil War Weekend brings guests to the past
September 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
Donations are being accepted for the upcoming Octagon House Museum Vintage & Variety Yard Sale Fundraiser on Sept. 20-22. Submitted photo
Museum vintage & variety yard sale fundraiser
September 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
September 12, 2018
Woodbury police officer Natalie Bauer holds a distracted Cirrus on Sept. 5, 2018, at Andy's Bark Park in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Canine Cadets': Legacy fund brings two puppies to Woodbury K-9 force
September 12, 2018 - 5:52pm
Yellow Ribbon chili cook-off
September 12, 2018 - 1:26pm
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office video, filmed in 2016, took third place in the USA Today Law Enforcement Lip Sync Challenge. Submitted photoplay button
Dakota County sheriff's lip sync video finishes third in national contest
September 12, 2018 - 8:43am
September 11, 2018
Hastings Family Service took first place during Merchant Bank's "Swipe Out Hunger" campaign. HFS was awarded $2,500 from the bank. Submitted photo
Hastings Family Service receives top prize from 'Swipe Out Hunger'
September 11, 2018 - 8:58am
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, speaks at a celebration of the Allen S. King plant's 50th anniversary on Sept. 6, 2018, in Oak Park Heights. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Allen S. King power plant celebrates 50th anniversary
September 11, 2018 - 8:54am