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July 23, 2017
Jens Lantz will begin his third year at UW in the fall. Lantz was a four-time state champion at Ellsworth.
Photo courtesy of UW Athletics
Local athletes shed light on the college grind
July 23, 2017 - 6:15pm
July 19, 2017
Doug Ernst thanks the fans for coming out to Saturday's exhibition of 1860s-era base ball between the Crescents Base Ball Club of Red Wing and the Afton Red Sox Base Ball Club at Wakondiota Park in Old Frontenac. Kyle Stevens / RiverTown Multimedia
That's 'base ball' — two words
July 19, 2017 - 12:38pm
July 18, 2017
Kiap-TU- Wish Chapter volunteers and DNR stream crew during the seeding and mulching work at the Holst project on June 21. Photo courtesy of Daniel Wilcox
Trimbelle River project is complete
July 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
Coty Reh (left) boxes in the welterweight fight against Garrett Nelson Sunday, July 16 in the River Falls Days exhibition at West Winds Supper Club. Reh lost in his first match of the year by split decision. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
River Falls Days give local boxers chance for debut
July 18, 2017 - 5:25pm
Brennan Menell chases a player into the corner during a developmental camp scrimmage on July 13 at the Xcel Energy Center. Blaze Fugina / RiverTown Multimedia
Hockey: Woodbury's Menell seeks NHL contract
July 18, 2017 - 1:13pm
July 17, 2017
Pictured are the winners of this year's River Falls Days 2-Mile and 10K races July 15. Shad Gausman of West St. Paul was the winner in the male division in the 2-mile with a time of 10 minutes, 11.98 seconds while 13 year-old Morgan Prigge of River Falls was the women's winner with a time of 13:36.59. Jason Finch of Hudson took the 10K title in 31:37.26 while Samantha Sundstrom of Sauk Rapids, Minn. was the women's winner in 37:49.96. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
River Falls Days races a hit
July 17, 2017 - 6:31pm
Fundraising trends upward for St. Croix County Fairgrounds
July 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 13, 2017
Waldon holds an 11-2 professional record going into the biggest fight of his career. Zach Dwyer / RiverTown Multimedia
River Falls native looks to fight his way to top level of MMA
July 13, 2017 - 10:27am
July 10, 2017
A timber rattlesnake made its way to the front steps of a Red Wing home June 22. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Brittany Hauser surmised that the snake was likely brought in to the city by a harvest truck or something similar. Photo by Brittany Hauser
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
July 10, 2017 - 4:42pm
June 27, 2017
Friends of the Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc., will offer a four-session kayaking class opportunity beginning in July. Photo courtesy of Rita Thofern
Grab a buddy and learn to kayak
June 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 22, 2017
Brooke Bahner of Hudson stands next to a rack of racing boats at the Minnesota Boat Club on Raspberry Island in St. Paul. Bahner has been rowing with the club for less than two years and recently qualified with her teammates for the U.S. Rowing Youth National Championships in Sarasota, Fla., earlier this month. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Finding her stroke
June 22, 2017 - 10:00am
June 15, 2017
The Buffalo Sabres have named former Stillwater High School coach Phil Housley as their new head coach.
Former Stillwater hockey coach Phil Housley named coach of NHL's Buffalo Sabres
June 15, 2017 - 12:57pm
June 14, 2017
Prescott pitcher Evan Bayer dives to tag out a runner in a rundown Saturday, June 10 against Hudson. Prescott would win, 9-4. 

Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
SCVBL: Pirates wear down River Rats
June 14, 2017 - 3:36pm
June 13, 2017
Spring Valley junior Tyler Leach hits a tee shot at hole No. 13 on Thursday, May 4. Leach finished an even par for the day at Spring Valley Golf Course. 
Jalen Knuteson / Rivertown Multimedia
Leach: Just short
June 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
St. Croix Riverway book sketches modern history
June 13, 2017 - 9:11am