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July 12, 2017
Jay Nesseth, who plays President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the Great River Road Theatre’s production of “Annie,”  is  surrounded by the orphans and Annie as  they prepare for their last dress rehearsal Wednesday, July 12. The show opens July 13 and will be at  Prescott High School Auditorium. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
It’s a hard knock life: Great River Road Theatre presents ‘Annie’
July 12, 2017 - 8:54pm
This year's Burger Battle winner is Lazy River Bar and Grill. Shown, is the winning burger. Photo courtesy Lazy River Bar and Grill.
Lazy River takes 2017 'Burger Battle' title
July 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am
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
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