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June 29, 2018
Community foundation seeks grant applicants
June 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 19, 2018
The River Falls Community Foundation presents a $10,000 Big Idea Grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters. From left are: (back) Dan Ross, John Levi, Melissa Kolb, Dean Rohde, Jeff Johnson, Cindy Kleven, Cheryl Ross; (front) Tom Bednarowski (Big Brothers Big Sisters), Michelle Rinehart, Carole Mottaz (Big Brothers Big Sisters). Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Big Brothers, Big Sisters to open used sporting goods store
June 19, 2018 - 6:00am
May 21, 2018
Pictured are the students who read with Rotary Reader Steve Schroeder on a weekly basis. (First row, from left): Jayden Brohman, Niklas Thomas, Ayden Pelletier, Kal-El Xiong; (second row) Tony Gomez, Zach Nelson, Tyrone Bartlett, Kea Relander and Rotary Reader, Steve Schroeder. Submitted photo
Celebrating another successful Rotary Reader year
May 21, 2018 - 5:00am
May 1, 2018
Taren Weyer, a wellness trainer, presenter, and the director of Powered on Will’s Girl and Boys running teams will facilitate the One Step at a Time Training Program for the Empowered Women's Half-Marathon and Women's 5K. Submitted photo
Turningpoint promoting fitness through half-marathon and 5K
May 1, 2018 - 7:51pm
March 21, 2018
Founding members of the local Power of 100 Women River Falls group are shown: (back row, from left) Lisa Ziebarth, Julie Hove, Laurie Larsen; (middle) Cheryl Dintemann, Mary Waters, Jean Larson, (front) Nancy Foley. Not pictured are: Lori Novak and Erin Tomlinson. Photo courtesy of Nancy Foley
Power of 100 Women: Local ladies come together to support nonprofits
March 21, 2018 - 7:49am
March 7, 2018
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PHOTO: KCs donate to Options for Women
March 7, 2018 - 7:49am
February 24, 2018
The Assistance & Resource Center, Inc. recently received a $1,500 grant from Edina Realty Agents in River Falls. From left are: Stacy Hill, Rick Vorwald, Don Richards (ARC), Dan Brown, Cheryl Dintemann (ARC), and Betty Most. Submitted photo.
ARC received Edina Realty grant
February 24, 2018 - 11:15am
February 5, 2018
Several volunteers join the Historical Society for the 4th of July Parade. This is just one of the many ways volunteers can help at the Octagon House Museum. Photo courtesy of the St. Croix County Historical Society
SCCHS to hold new volunteer open house
February 5, 2018 - 6:00am
December 21, 2017
Sirens could be heard all over Ellsworth Saturday, Dec. 16 as the parade of squad cars made their way from Zion Covenant Church to Shopko. Children were able to shop for Christmas presents with law enforcement officers and then head back to the church for pizza and time with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Photo courtesy of December Orpenplay button
Sirens blaring, kids smiling and laughter were all on the docket Saturday
December 21, 2017 - 3:30pm
December 6, 2017
Sharing Families falling short of sponsors
December 6, 2017 - 4:13pm
November 28, 2017
Pierce County Peace Officers Benevolent Association Interim President Doug Ducklow presented Sheriff Nancy Hove with a $1,000 donation Thursday, Nov. 16 for the Dec. 16 Shop with a Cop event, which provides children and their families presents at Christmas. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Shop with a Cop: A present for every child on Christmas morning
November 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 26, 2017
Sharing Families seeks sponsors
November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 22, 2017
Kettle coordinators Deanna Hines (left) and Margaret Volenec encourage volunteers to sign up to ring bells for the Salvation Army red kettles stationed in River Falls and Ellsworth. It’s a fun tradition for many, and vital to fundraising efforts. Photo courtesy of Deanna Hines
Red kettles count on enthusiastic bell ringers
November 22, 2017 - 9:00am
November 17, 2017
CJ Young, owner of Country Fit fitness center in Ellsworth, raised $168 to donate to Look Good Feel Better, selling bracelets for $1 at her business. Submitted photo
Look Good, Feel Better seeks volunteer hat-makers
November 17, 2017 - 7:28am
November 14, 2017
UW-River Falls, local businesses partner to help students 'dress the part'
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
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