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June 13, 2018
John Hughes with his daughter Mary in the Octagon House garden. Learn about the Moffat-Hughes family during the June 17 Fathers Day Tour at the Octagon House Museum. Submitted photo
Free Fathers Day tours for dad at Hudson's Octagon House
June 13, 2018 - 5:17pm
Library system announces poetry winners
June 13, 2018 - 9:56am
June 12, 2018
Justin Alpers of East Ridge High School, Haley Roettger of Woodbury
Area students awarded $6K scholarships
June 12, 2018 - 5:00am
June 11, 2018
Elise Patchett
Students receive Comcast scholarships
June 11, 2018 - 5:00am
June 9, 2018
Courtesy of Oak Meadows Senior Living
Photo: WHS students volunteer for Oak Meadows
June 9, 2018 - 7:49am
June 5, 2018
Ralph Marquardt of Cottage Grove and his 1963 Ford Falcon Cayuse (above) will be featured on an episode of the Discovery Channel series "Sticker Shock" next month. Photo courtesy of Ralph Marquardt
Cottage Grove man will appear on Discovery Channel series
June 5, 2018 - 5:00am
June 4, 2018
David Li
WHS student earns Genes in Space spot
June 4, 2018 - 10:21pm
Nicholas Anderson stands with some of the EMTs who responded to a medical call where near Cottage Grove. To stop the bleeding, EMTs placed three tourniquets on his legs that likely saved his life. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
'The difference between life and death'
June 4, 2018 - 5:00am
June 1, 2018
Gary Rinehart of Woodbury said he knew when he found out he had cancer in his colon and liver he would need to aggressively fight to beat cancer. And he kept this positive attitude throughout his treatment that he would beat cancer and has been a cancer survivor since 2012. Submitted photo
Man admits he didn't fully realize extent of his diagnosis
June 1, 2018 - 6:00am
May 31, 2018
Nine year old Matt Larson of Woodbury is back to playing with his sisters Hailey (on left) and Reagan (on right) after being diagnosed with Medulloblastoma in December 2016 and going through treatment for a year. Matt has been cancer free since December 2017. Photo by Sara Tischauser/RiverTown Multimedia
Young boy faces cancer and is back to playing football
May 31, 2018 - 6:00am
May 29, 2018
County fair seeks senior volunteer award nominations
May 29, 2018 - 5:01pm
May 18, 2018
Thomas Crist of Woodbury has made repeated trips to Ukraine to provide dental care for the needy. Last month, Crist was a recipient of the Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award. The award was presented by Community Thread, a volunteer organization in Stillwater, at a meeting of the Allegheny County Board of Commissioners. Submitted photo courtesy Thomas Crist
Quiet crusader: Dentist ministers to poor, immigrants, homeless, orphans
May 18, 2018 - 6:00am
May 15, 2018
The Cottage Grove Random Runners team won the Female Division of the Eau Claire Marathon Relay on May 6 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  Teammates Jennifer Lucas, Emily Firchaur, Solvei Baylis and Bridgitt Looney (pictured) posted a combined time of 3:15:27. They beat  112 other teams in the 26.2-mile race, which took runners along the scenic parks and lakes of the Chippewa River valley. Submitted photo courtesy of Carol DeBlieck
Four come first: Cottage Grove running team wins female marathon relay
May 15, 2018 - 7:49am
May 14, 2018
Brigadier Gen. Gregory Gutterman spoke to members of the Air Force Junior Reserves Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) at Park High School on April 27. Gutterman, a 1984 Park graduate, spoke about careers in the Air Force and the importance of commitment, character and doing your personal best. The appearance was part of a valedictory tour for the general, who will retire July 20 after 34 years in the Air Force. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Home base: Air Force brigadier general returns to Cottage Grove
May 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
May 12, 2018
Mason Kimbell, a junior at Park High School, is one of 21 students in District 833 who have been selected to study and perform with the Minnesota All-State music program. Submitted photo courtesy of Tracy Caponigri.
Park junior among 21 district students selected for Minnesota All State music program
May 12, 2018 - 7:49am
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