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Little Tillia Browne, with parents Ryan Browne and Lindsey Baris (right) is shown at Rising Sun Farm and Orchard, formerly Rising Sun Farm and White Pine Orchard. Browne and Baris took over White Pine Orchard this year, and united it with Rising Sun Farm. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Local family brings together farm, orchard into one business
4 hours 37 min ago
Tony Peterson and Sina Hill are the new owners of Snowball’s bar on Wall Streetin East Ellsworth. The bar has been in business for 60 years. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Snowball's open once again
10 hours 37 min ago
October 15, 2018
The Rebel Chef in Farmington serves Farm to Table cuisine with ingredients from local farms. Chefs Gerald Martin (left) and Javonte Ealey present two entrees, a chicken feta apple salad served with roasted chicken, sweet tango salsa, feta cheese and a pomegrante vinaigrette and a homemade apple crisp served with maple bourbon ice cream. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Farm to Table: Rebel Chef restaurant serves fresh, locally-sourced meat, produce
October 15, 2018 - 6:00am
October 11, 2018
Sisters Katie Anderson and Shannon Cohen started St. Croix Kids Consignment as a way for parents, themselves included, to sell old kids stuff, and find new stuff too. The first sale starts on Thursday, Oct. 25 at White Eagle Golf Club. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
All things kids at St. Croix Kids Consignment
October 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
The former SuperAmerica on Woodland Avenue in Duluth, Minn. is now Speedway following a parent-company merger. Adelie Bergstrom / Forum News Service
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
October 11, 2018 - 1:34pm
October 10, 2018
Hudson Trolley Company has begun hosting tours of the city after the business’s opening about a month ago. The trolley tours are designed for visitors and residents of all ages. Submitted photo
The chance to tour Hudson by trolley
October 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
October 2, 2018
Chris Clark, president of Xcel Energy in Minnesota and the Dakotas, addresses a crowd of area government and business representatives at a community breakfast Oct. 2, 2018, at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
As wind replaces coal, Xcel says nuclear will remain an important part of energy mix
October 2, 2018 - 1:54pm
September 25, 2018
A preliminary elevation illustration of Hearth Development's proposed Prescott senior living center. Courtesy of Hearth Development.
Two senior living centers vying to make Prescott home
September 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 19, 2018
Farmers for America will be shown Saturday, Sept. 22 as part of Spring Valley Dam Days. Submitted image
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
September 19, 2018 - 10:00am
September 12, 2018
Vino in the Valley serves a menu of pizzas and pastas as well as plates and other entrees. The wine list includes house specialties from Cannon River Winery, which owner Larry Brenner plans will one day be made by Valley grapes. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
September 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 11, 2018
Kinnickinnic River Land Trust Executive Director Dave Drewiske said the slit fence shown below helps protect the Kinnickinnic River from sediment in runoff from any rain storms. Drewiske said the clear water on the other side of this fence shows that the fence has been doing its job. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Aldi site stormwater concerns examined; river should not be impacted
September 11, 2018 - 1:11pm
September 6, 2018
At L&R poultry in Kenyon there are 300 laying hens on the property at all times. Those hens produce 430 dozen eggs per month that are sold to a variety of business and schools. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos: Down on the chicken farm
September 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 5, 2018
Jim Harsdorf's cows feeding inside a temperature-regulated facility. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
What's going down in west central Wisconsin's dairy industry
September 5, 2018 - 5:00am
September 4, 2018
Representatives of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, the city of River Falls, and the Gerrard Corporation are shown outside City Hall last Friday, as the Gerrard Corporation was awarded state tax credits by WHEDA. From left are: Peter Gerrard, President, The Gerrard Corporation; George Petak, Business and Community Engagement Officer,  WHEDA; Paul Gerrard, Vice President, The Gerrard Corporation; and Mayor Dan Toland. Photo courtesy of the city of River Falls.
WHEDA grants support future senior living apartments
September 4, 2018 - 3:24pm
August 29, 2018
Chris Carey buys a cup of lemonade from Jacob Engelstadt, 9, and his brother Ben, 14. Carey and his wife Heather organized the first Lemonade Day in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Young Cottage Grove entrepreneurs test their juice on Lemonade Day
August 29, 2018 - 9:44am
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