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August 31, 2017
Stacey Zell, RT is coordinator of the Sleep Center at Northfield Hospital. Photo courtesy Northfield Hospital & Clinics
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Harold Henson is shown in his home art studio, surrounded by his work. Henson is preparing for Art on the Kinni for the last time. He's "retiring" from the event for health reasons, but wanted to be at one last event to say thank you. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Henson to 'retire' from AOK
August 31, 2017 - 6:00pm
Upcoming classes in Hudson; tobacco still a problem in St. Croix County: Health briefs
August 31, 2017 - 10:00am
Give blood, get a haircut
August 31, 2017 - 6:00am
August 30, 2017
Elin Aldrich, senior program coordinator for Journey to Freedom at the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
Q&A: Learn about Journey to Freedom program coming to Hudson YMCA
August 30, 2017 - 1:11pm
Living communities also feature well-equipped contemporary communal kitchens. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
St. Croix County Health Center remodel completed
August 30, 2017 - 5:00am
August 28, 2017
Mark your calendar for author visits
August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 25, 2017
Evan Johnson, 2, and Levi Johnson, 3 (right) had a blast in the corn "sandbox" at St. Croix County Farm City Day Saturday, Aug. 20 at Trim-Bel Dairy near Spring Valley. The Johnson boys were visiting their Harsdorf relatives. They reside in Sparta. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: A visit to the farm
August 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 24, 2017
WWII Veterans  Paul Martinson, John McGuire,  Bernard Menier, Walter Strey, who were honored Aug. 14 at the Tee It Up for the Troops event at Troy Burne. Not in picture is Gwynn Christensen. Photo courtesy of Jacquie Smith
Tee It Up for the Troops: honoring veterans
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2017
A group of administrators and executive directors from across the state gathered to discuss current health care issues pertinent to their respective facilities with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in Marshfield Monday, Aug. 14. Topics included Medicaid, health care reform, and a public hearing for which Johnson said he would fly a few administrators to Washington D.C.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Larson
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
The final pieces of the John Doar History Trail — most notably the interpretive panels along the route — will be put in place on Saturday, Aug. 26, just prior to the grand opening ceremony at 10 a.m. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
John Doar History Trail celebration kicks off Thursday
August 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
The Spring Valley Health and Rehab Center has seen financial challenges escalate over the last six months. Administrator Kevin Larson said it was important for the nursing home to open up lines of dialogue with the community to keep the facility operating. 

Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
August 23, 2017 - 9:30am
August 22, 2017
Tyler Matthews flings some mud on his way to taking first place in the Chain Stock Class during the Pierce County Fair's Demolition Derby on Aug. 12. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Pierce County Fair Demolition Derby results
August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Local favorite Les Izmoore will perform Thursday, Aug. 24, at the Lakefront Park Bandshell in Hudson. Submitted photo
Les Izmoore to perform Aug. 24 in Hudson
August 22, 2017 - 10:00am