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January 17, 2019
First graders at Houlton Elementary School in Hudson are pictured taking part in the 2018 School Challenge kick-off. Submitted photo
More than 60 schools participating in 8th year of HealthPartners PowerUp School Challenge
January 17, 2019 - 5:00am
January 15, 2019
St. Croix Valley Foundation announces music grant awards
January 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 13, 2019
Pilot Bill Steier puts on his headset as he gets ready to give Madison Doffing, 13, from Cottage Grove a 1/2 hour ride from Fleming Field in South St. Paul on Saturday, Jan. 12. Joining Steier in his 1965 Cessna 172, but not pictured were Madison's dad, Jason, and her brother, Tyler, 12. Steier has taken over 600 kids for a flight as a part of the Associations (EAA) Young Eagles program which aims to introduce kids 8-17 to aviation through their first free plane ride. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minn. pilot has taken 600 area kids on free flights through Young Eagles program
January 13, 2019 - 4:54pm
December 31, 2018
The Raider Network volunteer Laura Foster, left, and others from the volunteer group teamed up with Hudson High School Social Worker Julie Johnson and teacher Susie Anderson to bring The Network store to the school. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Helping erase hardship with Hudson heart
December 31, 2018 - 8:00am
December 20, 2018
Erica Winters
Farmington School District names 2018 Teacher of the Year
December 20, 2018 - 6:00am
December 13, 2018
Ellsworth High School students and FFA members Kailey Brenner and Roslind Anderson are both working on Living to Serve Plans with the goal of helping the local community in some way. Brenner is working on a plan to collect money for books for less fortunate children, while Anderson is working on a plan to collect winter clothes for students who can’t afford them. Submitted photo
EHS students looking to help out those in need
December 13, 2018 - 6:00am
December 4, 2018
Update: Somerset School District projecting $450,000 operating budget shortfall
December 4, 2018 - 11:22am
November 27, 2018
The public is invited to blow their own glass ornament Dec. 1 at UW-River Falls.
File photo.
Blow your own holiday ornament event is Dec. 1
November 27, 2018 - 10:00am
November 22, 2018
The Hudson Marching Band took part in a field show at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis this past season. The band was able to replace its nearly 20-year-old uniforms three years ago after the HMB Parent Group raised enough money to purchase these new uniforms in less than a year. Submitted photo
With a little help from my friends: HMB Parent Group reaches $100,000 fundraising milestone
November 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 13, 2018
Newport Elementary School teacher Anita Perkins talks with District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus, who stopped by to congratulate the staff on the students' improved MCA reading and math scores. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
November 13, 2018 - 11:00am
Retired U.S. Army Reserve Col. Claire Zajac speaks during the Veterans Day program at St. Patrick School.
Photos: St. Pats School celebrates Veterans Day
November 13, 2018 - 9:13am
November 5, 2018
Dr. Travis Thul has helped launch the nation's first Bicycle Design and Fabrication degree program at Minnesota State College Southeast in Red Wing.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
MN State Southeast launches bicycle fabrication degree
November 5, 2018 - 11:36am
Designer, illustrator, animator, author and artist Kelli Anderson will be at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Monday-Friday, Nov. 12-16, as the Fall 2017 Walker D. and Helen Bryant Wyman Visiting Professor in Art. Submitted photo
Kelli Anderson is Wyman Visiting Professor in Art at UW-River Falls
November 5, 2018 - 5:00am
November 2, 2018
Representatives from Old National Bank presented teachers, staff, students and parents with a $1,000 grant Oct. 24 at Pine Hill Elementary School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Tools for Schools: PTA efforts net Pine Hill $1K from Old National Bank
November 2, 2018 - 5:00am
November 1, 2018
River Falls FFA members Coryn Davidson (top), left: Lindsey Skogen (left) Adrianna Jacobson (right) and Sophia Cobian (bottom) went to the National FFA Convention last week in Indianapolis. When they returned, it was time to kick into high gear organizing the annual corn drive. Submitted photo
River Falls FFA corn drive kicks into high gear
November 1, 2018 - 8:00am