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January 5, 2018
Belwin Conservancy Facilities Specialist Eric Palman spent seven hours building a Winter Solstice bonfire with logs and branches collected during routine maintenance throughout the acreage. The whole process took about seven hours. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Afton conservancy celebrates Winter Solstice with public bonfire
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 3, 2018
Afton author Diane Dettmann released her newest novel, "On Liberty's Wings," in October. Image courtesy of the author
Author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
January 3, 2018 - 7:49am
September 21, 2017
Denny VanDenBoom of Hudson, Wis. whittles a stick from a maple tree into a wooden flower during last year's Afton's Art in the Park. File photo
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 12, 2017
James Lauck
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm
May 26, 2017
Belwin Conservancy in Afton, Minn., held a bison release Saturday, May 20. Festivities began at 11 a.m. with the first truck releasing bison around noon. Jake Pfeifer / RiverTown Multimedia
Where the buffalo roam
May 26, 2017 - 10:17am
May 23, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources declared a no-wake zone on a 50-mile stretch of the St. Croix River starting Wednesday, May 24. Anne Jacobson / RiverTown Multimedia.
DNR enacts no-wake zone on St. Croix River
May 23, 2017 - 11:36am
May 13, 2016
The Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro is planning to build a new Islamic center on Hudson Road, in Afton. Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit during its April 19 meeting. (Submitted graphic)
Afton Islamic center approved
May 13, 2016 - 10:42am
August 12, 2015
Patrick Puhalla
Boater in fatal 2013 Wisconsin crash sentenced to jail, probation
August 12, 2015 - 5:40pm
June 5, 2015
Bison herd arrives in Afton June 6
June 5, 2015 - 11:53am
June 16, 2013
Afton's Strawberry Fest June 22-23
June 16, 2013 - 4:23am
January 2, 2013
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Afton church celebrates 150 years Jan. 13
January 2, 2013 - 4:28pm
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