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January 18, 2019
Calvin Mulumba (left) assembles a scale model barn Jan. 13 at the Woodbury Central Park Amphitheatre. He was helped by Joe Bruentrup, William Bruentrup and Dan Weldon. The educational event and ice cream social was intended to promote preservation efforts in regard to the historic Miller Barn. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Photo: I'll see your cow and raise you a barn
January 18, 2019 - 2:26pm
January 17, 2019
Community members of all ages have participated in past Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday breakfasts in River Falls. Shown, participants at the 2018 breakfast. This year, River Falls will not hold a local event, but contributors are hopeful that the event will return next year. File photo
RF will not hold MLK Holiday breakfast this year
January 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
Rubber Duckie, piloted by Bob O'Brien of Waupaca, sponsored by WESTconsin Credit Union flies at a Hudson Hot Air Affair event. This year's event starts Feb. 1. Submitted photo
Hot Air Affair: Balloons, parade and much more
January 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 14, 2019
St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team, Inc. (SART) is hosting an ice fishing contest during the entire month of February 2019. Fish at your favorite lake, at any time during the month. File photo
SART to hold month-long ice fishing contest
January 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 11, 2019
Paul Langenfeld, founder of the Langenfeld Foundation. Submitted photo
Hastings foundation to be represented at Points of Light Conference
January 11, 2019 - 5:00am
January 10, 2019
Fred G. Monster, a unique special shape balloon, will participate in the 2019 Hudson Hot Air Affair on behalf of Family Fresh Markets of Hudson, New Richmond, and River Falls. Submitted photo
Countdown to the 2019 Hot Air Affair
January 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
January 9, 2019
What does it mean to give big? giveBIG St. Croix Valley 2019 set for April 30
January 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
January 8, 2019
The crowds were thick both days of the Cheese Curd Festival in Ellsworth's East End Park, with lines stretching around the block. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival gets approval for bigger site
January 8, 2019 - 5:37am
January 4, 2019
Snowshoeing is among winter activities at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. Photo courtesy of CNC
Getting off the couch: Hastings area activities to get you outside
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
December 25, 2018
Grade school to high school students wait to begin singing a song about Saint Lucia at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. The girls wearing tinsel as belts and crowns are Lucia's attendants and those wearing cone hats and carrying staffs are "star boys." Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
God Jul: A Scandinavian Christmas
December 25, 2018 - 5:00am
December 19, 2018
Buena Farrell and Buena Farrell Photography were able to donate $1,535 to the Marlee May Memorial Scholarship Fund this year after collecting the money through her annual charity photo shoot. Farrell is pictured with Marlee May’s mother, Josie. Submitted photo
Annual charity photo shoot raises funds for scholarship fund, gift box program
December 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
The fire tower lighting warmed the crowd gathered behind Sandy's Clothing and Art in Stockholm.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Stockholm celebrates winter solstice early
December 19, 2018 - 5:00am
December 11, 2018
The nearby Whitetail Woods Regional Park offers sledding down “The Big Kid Hill." The park is open daily 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Photo courtesy of Dakota County Parks
Unleash inner child sledding down 'The Big Kid Hill' at Whitetail Woods near Farmington
December 11, 2018 - 5:00am
December 10, 2018
"The I-94 Murders," written by Frank Weber.
Weber featured author at Bierstube event in Hastings
December 10, 2018 - 6:00am
December 6, 2018
The annual Canadian Pacific Holiday Train won't be hard to miss when it arrives in Cottage Grove Monday, Dec. 10. Photo courtesy of Canadian Pacific
Glowings on: Canadian Pacific Holiday Train to stop Dec. 10 in Cottage Grove
December 6, 2018 - 9:20am