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August 30, 2018
A participant kicks up some dirt as he competes in the Falcon Frontier Rodeo last year. This year's event at the Campus Farm will be held Sept 7 and 8. Photo courtesy of Kathy M. Helgeson
Falcon Frontier Days is Sept. 7, 8
August 30, 2018 - 4:00pm
Friends of the Library announce dates of future events
August 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 28, 2018
MacKenzie Nyhus was about to add the second most important ingredient to her ear of sweet corn at Corn Fest Saturday, Aug. 25 in New Richmond. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Gallery: Don't forget the salt, 2018 Corn Fest
August 28, 2018 - 7:59am
August 26, 2018
John Timmers checks out his wood art display prior to last year’s Art on the Kinni. Submitted photo.
Art on the Kinni, Grand Slam Jam: 2 reasons to visit RF Sept. 8
August 26, 2018 - 10:00am
The 2018 Miss Star Prairie court was announced during the Queen's Coronation on Friday, Aug. 10, at the Village Park. Pictured are (from left) Tiny Miss Star Prairie Princess Natalie Shypulski, Tiny Miss Star Prairie Peyton Shipley, Tiny Miss Star Prairie Princess Mackenna Carrico, Little Miss Star Prairie Laila Torntore and Miss Star Prairie Alixandria Einberger. For more photos, turn to page A12 or visit newrichmond-news.com. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Miss Star Prairie court crowned, ice cream social tradition reigns
August 26, 2018 - 5:00am
August 24, 2018
Riders driving into the Prescott High School wave at bystanders. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Legion Riders stop in Prescott for charity run
August 24, 2018 - 9:46am
August 23, 2018
The New Richmond City Council and Mayor Fred Horne honored the fourth annual Mayor’s Reading Challenge recipients during the council’s Monday, Aug. 13 board meeting. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Mayor, city council honor 2018 Reading Challenge participants
August 23, 2018 - 5:00am
August 22, 2018
The largest fish in the exhibit is the lake sturgeon, which exceeds 50 inches. A State Fair veteran, this specimen was the gift of an angler who harvested it legally from the St. Croix River several years ago.  DNR photoplay button
Watch: Minn. DNR stocks fish pond as State Fair set to kickoff
August 22, 2018 - 4:04pm
Hank and Ellen Hanten of Hudson have worked together at the Minnesota State Fair for nearly 40 years. It’s become a family affair. Photo courtesy of Hanten family
It's a Hudson family affair at the Minnesota State Fair
August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
An artist paints a portrait during a previous Carpenter Art Festival. This year’s event will be Aug. 25. Submitted photo
Carpenter Art Festival is Aug. 25 in Hudson
August 22, 2018 - 11:24am
Janine Kline recently won $1,794.50 during a Somerset Lions bingo session. The Somerset Lions hold bingo events every other week at the Somerset Legion, with all proceeds going toward community causes. Pictured are (from left) Art Rutscher, David Bracht, Janine Kline, Jeff Johnson, Jeanne Vanasse and Chad Bauer. Submitted photo
Kline wins nearly $1,800 at Somerset Lions bingo event
August 22, 2018 - 5:00am
August 19, 2018
The final concert of the Heritage Hillside Series will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 22, and will feature Trigger Happy. Pack up your picnic supper, bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy great music from 6:30-8 p.m. Submitted photo
Hillside Series wraps up with Trigger Happy
August 19, 2018 - 5:00pm
Al Wittstock of Somerset was the winner of $2,085 from the ticket he purchased from the Somerset Community Food Pantry (SCFP) that was drawn June 10, during Somerset Pea Soup Days. Al and his wife, Kellie, in turn donated the amount they received back to the SCFP. The Somerset Community Food Pantry sold tickets on a 50/50 basis. The amount of money sold was divided in half with the winner receiving half the amount of tickets sold. The SCFP sold a total of $4,170 this year. Submitted photo
50/50 raffle winner donates money back to food shelf
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
August 17, 2018
The SCC Music Boosters held their annual pie and ice cream social to raise funds for the district's music programs on Friday, Aug. 10, during the community appreciation dinner. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Community enjoys Heartland Days
August 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 16, 2018
If you had to prioritize the three loves in Val Dierks' life, starting with the first, they would be in order: his family, which includes wife Janice, daughters Michelle and Heidi and two grandchildren Marky and Mitch, followed by barbering and then baseball. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Master barber selected as grand marshal for Ox Cart Days parade
August 16, 2018 - 5:00am
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