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August 10, 2017
Students in Lyz Wendland's First Year Adventure class called 'What is Art?' work on drawings, paintings, or sketches in class, an assignment inspired by artists who they admired. Kathy M. Helgeson / UWRF
Innovative courses at UWRF benefit students, educators alike
August 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
St. Croix County horse tests positive for West Nile virus
August 10, 2017 - 1:57pm
Seated next to Foxconn CEO Terry Gou, Gov. Scott Walker signs a memo of understanding last month. Photo courtesy of governor's office
Wisconsin roundup: DNR hires environmental manager for Foxconn project, vows compliance; 8 more state news stories
August 10, 2017 - 12:44pm
Though children and adults make up the largest number of Medicaid enrollment, people with disabilities and the elderly account for the highest costs. Graphic: Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Critics caution Medicaid cuts could land more people with disabilities in nursing homes
August 10, 2017 - 10:12am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, a Hayward Republican, listens to Leitch Insurance Agency owner Steve Leitch during a meeting with St. Croix County business leaders at Cardinal Health in Hudson. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Business leaders talk local economy, transportation with Duffy
August 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
Wisconsin roundup: Taxpayers won’t recoup Foxconn investment until 2043, report states; 10 more state news stories
August 9, 2017 - 8:51am
The new area Extension Director Kristen Bruder is spending her first couple months in her position meeting people from Pierce, Polk, and St. Croix counties. Bruder has worked in Extension since 2001. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Bruder named Extension Director
August 9, 2017 - 6:00am
August 8, 2017
Late blight can destroy tomato and potato plants in seven to 10 days, according to the UW-Extension office. The fungus-like water mold can decimate the plants if weather conditions are cool and wet. Photo courtesy of UW-Extension program
Late blight found in Pierce County
August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Steven Jacobs
Convicted stalker charged with false imprisonment
August 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Cruising in style: State Patrols compete for spot in cruiser calendar
August 8, 2017 - 11:04am
The Wisconsin DOT wants to hear what people think about a proposed new bridge across the St. Croix River between Prescott and Hastings. Image courtesy of Google Maps
Wisconsin roundup: DOT to seek input on bridge improvements at Prescott; 10 more state news stories
August 8, 2017 - 11:01am
Prescott Police Chief Gary Krutke died Aug. 5. Photo courtesy of Prescott Police Department
UPDATE: Funeral set for Prescott police chief
August 8, 2017 - 10:52am
Grady M. Riley
Former Prescott man headed to prison
August 8, 2017 - 10:00am
Michael J. Simones, 60, Prescott, died at Regions Hospital Monday, Aug. 7 as a result of injuries received in a single vehicle roll over accident Sunday, Aug. 6 in the town of Oak Grove. Submitted photo
Prescott man dies after car crash
August 8, 2017 - 6:25am
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