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January 13, 2018
Look what snowshoeing can accomplish! According to Rita Thofern, director of Friends of Willow River and Kinnickinnic State Parks, Inc., she had fun working with the suitor, Jake Bohlken, as he sweated out the details of getting the snowshoes and getting his secret photographer into place. By the way, she said, “Yes.” Photo courtesy of Rita Thofern
Snowshoeing events offer winter exercise
January 13, 2018 - 10:08am
Super Bowl LII, which will be held at US Bank Stadium Feb. 4, is expected to bring thousands of people to the area, some of which will utilize the New Richmond Airport. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Vikings
Super Bowl LII just weeks away: Prep begins at NR Airport
January 13, 2018 - 8:00am
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 4, 2018
The Hudson Hot Air Affair balloon launches at sunrise and/or 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, as well as sunrise Sunday, Jan. 28, offer a colorful show for spectators. All launches are weather permitting. Submitted photo
Hudson Hot Air Affair pre-events start on Jan. 7
January 4, 2018 - 7:49am
January 3, 2018
A family gets ready to slide down the hill through the light show. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Northern lights: Second Glow in the Dark Sledding event still draws the kids
January 3, 2018 - 8:30am
December 22, 2017
Crestview Elementary and Nuevas Fronteras Spanish immersion student council members gather around three pallet crates containing 2,451 food and toiletry items both schools collected as part of the 10 Days of Giving event that benefits the Friends in Need Food Shelf in St. Paul Park. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimeda
10 Days of Giving
December 22, 2017 - 7:49am
November 29, 2017
Choose from a selection of studio arts including glass, ceramics, painting, fibers, printmaking, photography and mixed media. Photo by Kathy Helgeson
Annual Art Scholarship Sale begins Nov. 30 at UW-River Falls
November 29, 2017 - 1:49pm
November 13, 2017
Army Sgt. John Martin said not a week goes by that he doesn't think about the two men who died in combat while serving in Vietnam. "I'm sure what I'm thinking about then are the other 58,000 Americans who died in Vietnam," he said. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Honoring Woodbury's Veterans
November 13, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 22, 2017
An astronomy night at the Woodbury Leadership Academy Oct. 13 offered students a hands-on opportunity to explore a collection of meteorites. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Woodbury Leadership Academy hosts astronomy night
October 22, 2017 - 7:54am
October 18, 2017
Kids at the Fox Run Fire Station open house event Oct. 14 donned their own fire helmets before exploring fire trucks and equipment, meeting with firefighters, enjoying snacks and jumping in a bouncy house. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Fired up at the firehouse
October 18, 2017 - 8:58am
October 13, 2017
Fall observatory talks/viewing sessions set at UW-River Falls
October 13, 2017 - 12:35pm
September 26, 2017
Theresa "Akua" Fenn poses for a photo Saturday at Art in the Park. The Hastings woman routinely travels to Madagascar to prepare the materials needed to make her bags with the help of local women. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Art in the Park brings whirl of color to Afton
September 26, 2017 - 4:17pm
September 21, 2017
Local favorite Nici Peper will perform at St. Croix Art Festival. Photo courtesy of the Hudson Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau
Fall colors, flavors and fun at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival
September 21, 2017 - 8:51pm
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
September 17, 2017
Another rain garden will be at the parking lot that will be constructed at the top of the hill near the Stillwater Bridge.
Beauty and function: Wisconsin garden club puts its touch on Loop Trail project
September 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
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