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October 27, 2015
Families enjoy circle time with parent educator Lesley Simons (far right) at the River Falls Play & Learn. (Submitted photo)
Dick's Fresh Market fundraiser for kids and families
October 27, 2015 - 8:47am
October 21, 2015
Fred Benson and Dale Brathol. Submitted photo.
Benson honored
October 21, 2015 - 3:11pm
BLK collecting coats for kids
October 21, 2015 - 8:58am
October 17, 2015
At last year’s Pumpkin Party, parents and children searched the pumpkin patch for the best future jack o’ lanterns.
Pumpkin Party set Oct. 24 at YMCA Camp St. Croix
October 17, 2015 - 10:02am
October 16, 2015
River Falls area resident Lynn Bjerstedt puts the final touches on a Tonka toy truck he refurbished and customized.  His collection of refurbished toys, partly visible in the background, now numbers about 140. He works out of a shed behind his house that was built specifically to accommodate his hobby. (Nate Jackson photos)
Retired River Falls man becomes toy truck makeover artist from bygone era
October 16, 2015 - 4:00pm
October 15, 2015
New library event honors Kirby Symes
October 15, 2015 - 8:09am
September 29, 2015
Corey Blaedorn, 1991-2013
Family reaches out to raise suicide awareness
September 29, 2015 - 11:17am
September 25, 2015
Danielle Lien (left) and Haley Graetz got their picture taken with Taylor Swift after her concert Friday, Sept. 12. The girls said they had hoped for a chance to meet Swift, but never really thought it would happen.
River Falls girls beat the odds for the ‘best birthday’ ever
September 25, 2015 - 6:00am
September 22, 2015
Front row, from left: Jim Hines, Larry Riemenschneider, Roger Keller, Jerome Fussy,Barry Ausen and Vern Engebretson; back, Bob Peirson,  Jerry Wilkens, Larry Wiegand, Jack Thomas,  Ed Swenson, Bob Hering, Mike Kastens,and Jerry DuBois. Submitted photo.
St. Croix Valley Shrine Club elects officers for 2015-16
September 22, 2015 - 8:16am
September 14, 2015
Boondoggle, a 5-piece rock, country and blues band from Roberts, WI, will anchor the new Hudson Hometown Music Fest on Saturday, September 26. The family friendly fest starts at noon at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 502 County Road UU, and runs until 9:30 pm. Admission is free. Band members (shown, from left) include Jim Ehlers, Nate Dahl, Brent Ackley, Dawn Budrow and John Wolf.
Hudson Hometown Music Fest Set for September 26
September 14, 2015 - 9:36am
September 12, 2015
Diane and Bob Olson stand outside their home, the outside of which has been newly refurbished through the Habitat for Humanity "A Brush With Kindness" program.
Habitat help a ‘godsend’ for elderly River Falls couple in their long-lived home
September 12, 2015 - 4:00pm
September 11, 2015
Rocket into Scouting on Sept. 17
September 11, 2015 - 11:17am
September 10, 2015
Town of Troy resident Greg Sipes displays a photo of Jack, the famly dog that was killed in July after being run over by a mail truck. (RiverTown photo by Mike Longaecker)
A death in the family: Troy family looks for answers after beloved pet dog’s death
September 10, 2015 - 6:00am
September 4, 2015
Bus driver Doug Steiner holds up the "Hall of Fame" scrapbook he keeps near the tissue box, so the kids on his bus can enjoy it. It contains newspaper articles about riders, their families and teachers, and drawings by the kids, as well as bus safety rules.
Those River Falls school bus drivers know how to charm, comfort their student riders
September 4, 2015 - 6:00am
August 21, 2015
The playground was ready for kids late Saturday morning. It waited behind a red ribbon until after the ribbon cutting ceremony.
River Falls, get ready, playtime is here
August 21, 2015 - 12:47pm