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Pictured is Charles Cogan, Chair of the Rotary 5960 Polio Plus Team. He is also a member of the Northfield, Minnesota Rotary Club.  Submitted photo
Rotary brings World Polio Day speaker to town
2 hours 17 min ago
October 18, 2018
John Zimmer has owned Sogn Valley Orchard for 11 years, making big changes to the orchard to maximize efficiency. Zimmer, pictured here with his trusty sidekick Collie, is shown in front of a Winter Banana Apple tree. Zimmer said there are only three trees like this in the state. They are all located at Sogn Valley Orchard. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Do you like apples? Sogn Valley Orchard has the answer
22 hours 17 min ago
October 16, 2018
Retired River Falls Municipal Utility general manager Carl Gaulke keeps steady on the wheel of his go-kart while driving with the Zor Roadrunners in the UW-River Falls Shrine and Homecoming Parade Saturday, Oct. 13, on Main Street. Later in the day Gaulke suited up as a member of the chain gang at the UWRF Homecoming football game against UW-Stout. The Falcons made it a happy homecoming with a 21-19 victory over the Blue Devils. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
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Man of many hats: Carl Gaulke
October 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 12, 2018
David Clarey
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
October 11, 2018
Palmer trains on Oct. 4, 2018, at Conquer Ninja Warrior in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
'Wild Ninja': Woodbury girl competes in American Ninja Warrior Junior
October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Photo courtesy of Brian Senoraske
First bow buck for Senoraske
October 11, 2018 - 11:24am
October 9, 2018
Spring Valley Fire Chief Terry Shafer was the grand marshal for the 2014 Dam Days parade, in which he was honored for his community service. He rode on top of the fire truck the department bought in 1992. Photo courtesy of Shafer family
Fallen firefighter Terry Shafer honored on national stage
October 9, 2018 - 7:23am
October 8, 2018
Annabelle Elling, 2 of New Richmond, plays in her GiGi’s Playhouse shirt. A GiGi’s Playhouse Down syndrome center is coming to Hudson as an extension of the Twin Cities network. Submitted photo by Jenna Elling
Gigi's Playhouse opening in Hudson
October 8, 2018 - 10:00am
October 5, 2018
The sidecar had to be widened enough to accommodate a wheelchair. It had to have a ramp and it had to be mounted as low as possible to Dave Bindert's existing bike. It needed the hardware to secure a wheelchair in place. It also had to be able to brake carrying roughly 600 pounds, and above all, it had to be safe. Submitted photo
A one of a kind gift for a one of a kind man: Friends build Harley sidecar for friend in wheelchair
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
October 4, 2018
Wellhaven resident Melba Hanson is all smiles as she pets therapy horse Maggie. Submitted photo
Wellhaven column: Pets provide more than smiles
October 4, 2018 - 9:00am
A maltese cross bar topper Logan Melstrom made from a semi truck floor for the Ellsworth Fire Department. Photo courtesy of Logan Melstrom
Part local football star, part entrepreneurial woodworker
October 4, 2018 - 8:00am
September 28, 2018
Bud and Stan Peskar show the skidder tractor they use to transport trees from their woods to their sawmill off Liberty Road. The two have been running Liberty Sawmill on the family farm since they retired. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
A love of trees grew Liberty Sawmill
September 28, 2018 - 8:00am
September 10, 2018
These local girls helped repair and paint Blue Bikes for the city. Robin Kivel, mother of some of the girls, called the city's Mike Noreen on behalf of the girls who noticed an issue and wanted to help. From left are: Hannah Latham, Sydney Kivel, Megan Latham, Sophia Kivel, and Morgan Kivel. Photo courtesy of Mike Noreen.
'It gives me hope': Girls unite to raise money for Blue Bike program
September 10, 2018 - 8:00am
September 9, 2018
Cathy Wurzer
Cathy Wurzer to speak at Tuesday Club
September 9, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 8, 2018
Dean Madson, center, with Mike and Ashlie Moldenhauer, the last bride and groom he photographed, and Dick and Linda Galletin, the first couple he photographed in 1968. Madson retired this summer after being a wedding photographer for 50 years. Submitted photo
Dean Madson: Telling stories for 50 years
September 8, 2018 - 8:00am