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July 10, 2017
Kids plant contest at fair
July 10, 2017 - 3:49pm
Ken Brisson's artwork, liket his painting, will be on display at Art's House, 108 E. Maple St., starting July 13.
He's gone from drawing to dentistry to a new art form
July 10, 2017 - 5:00am
July 9, 2017
Local author John Hyland holds up his new book "Will Will and Me" now available at Freeman Drug. The book tells several stories of the various adventures of friends Will Will and Johnny.  Submitted photo
Tales of mischievous youth fill local author's new book
July 9, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Cyndi Cashman has made several decorative mannequin heads to help spread awareness of the local Look Good Feel Better program. Offered through the American Cancer Society, the program helps women with cancer learn techniques for applying cosmetics and ways to deal with hair loss. Cashman is asking local businesses to consider displaying a mannequin head, a poster, or brochures to spread word about the program. Photo courtesy of Cyndi Cashman
Program hopes to help more 'Look Good, Feel Better'
July 6, 2017 - 11:32am
July 5, 2017
People gathered along part of Maple Street, and in Heritage Park and the City Hall Plaza last year for River Falls Days. The celebration will be held in the same location again this year. And this time, a few regular events will relocate close to the rest of the festivities. (Submitted photo)
'It's a great way to celebrate'
July 5, 2017 - 3:17pm
July 3, 2017
Five vie for Royal Ambassador titles
July 3, 2017 - 5:20pm
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am
June 30, 2017
Amelia Skye Dunlap is getting ready to take her second shot at the Miss Wisconsin USA pageant. She's hoping to win the title this year. (Submitted photo)
'I'm just a girl chasing a dream'
June 30, 2017 - 11:33am
Area 4th of July celebrations/fireworks guide
June 30, 2017 - 5:00am
June 28, 2017
People started the 2017 River Falls Torch  Run at UW-River Falls Saturday, June 3. Photo by RFPD Investigator Jennifer Knutson
RFPD has biggest "Torch Run" year yet
June 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Hudson Booster Days 2017 will will kick off with the opening of the carnival (5 p.m.-close) on Thursday, June 29. File photo
Booster Days packed full of fun and excitement
June 28, 2017 - 6:00am
June 27, 2017
Almost everyone has a favorite memory of their local county fair. What's your favorite memory of the Pierce County Fair? You can tell your fair story for a chance to win a prize. File photo
Every person has a fair story
June 27, 2017 - 6:23am
June 24, 2017
Chelsea Fiedler, executive director of Have a Heart, Inc. stands outside Have a Heart, W10356 Highway 29. The organization, which offers services for people with special needs, has set quite a few goals for it's future, and Fiedler said she hopes to include more community involvement in the future. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
June 24, 2017 - 6:01am
June 22, 2017
The Ellsworth Creamery does more than just the regular cheese curd. CEO Paul Bauer said they do cheese curd crumbles for bratwursts, pizzas with cheese curd crumbles, and are coming out with a line of breaded cheese curds. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Janet Fogg as Freda Schaffer in the film "No Blood of Mine," which was filmed in Duluth. Submitted photo
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
June 22, 2017 - 3:01pm