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On Friday night, Aug. 11 at the Pierce County Fair it wasn’t long before you heard the roar of the combined tractor and truck pull starting in the grandstand. The tractor and truck pull did a combined event to bring double the excitement for spectators. Photo courtesy of Ann Webb
2018 Pierce County Fair Tractor & Truck Pull winners announced
September 20, 2018 - 6:00am
The 2018 Western Wisconsin Walk to End Alzheimer's featured an opening and closing program, as well as booths for area businesses and assisted living facilities in addition to the walking route, which participants could walk for one mile or more. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Hundreds turn out for Walk to End Alzheimer's
September 20, 2018 - 5:00am
September 19, 2018
Wildcat HOF induction Sept. 22
September 19, 2018 - 4:20pm
September 18, 2018
Nathan Jennings and Ben Dusek, of the River Falls FFA, hold pigs Eden Elotta Bacon, and AbraHam Linken. The pigs were named via a contest held on Facebook. Both come from the farm of Tim Jennings. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
BACON BASH GALLERY: Bringing out the bacon lovers
September 18, 2018 - 3:15pm
September 17, 2018
River Falls Police Chief Gordon Young officially parsons two local pigs belonging to Farmer Tim Jennings.
Bacon Bash off to a sizzling start
September 17, 2018 - 1:52pm
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
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
Jan Killian of Wollyfrog Arts and Photography stands in her booth while Art on the Kinni visitors view her work. Hers was one of some 65 booths on the White Pathway this year. That's up from 56 at last year's event. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
AOK draws largest crowd yet
September 14, 2018 - 2:03pm
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
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
Community calendar: What's up in River Falls?
September 13, 2018 - 1:48pm
September 12, 2018
This image shows what the Bacon Bash Dash bandannas will look like. The run supports the River Falls Library and Foundation. Submitted images.
Library announces 2018 Kirby Symes Memorial Bacon Bash Dash
September 12, 2018 - 4:43pm
Sierra Howry, associate professor of agricultural economics at UWRF, accepts the 2018 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Distinguished Teaching: Less than Ten Years’ Experience Award from Rodolfo Nayga, 2018 AAEA Awards Committee chair, University of Arkansas. Photo courtesy of UW-River Falls
UWRF's Howry honored with AAEA Teaching Award
September 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
Janet Burns
Burns named UW-River Falls Foundation president
September 12, 2018 - 2:38pm