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August 25, 2017
Deer hunting seminar with Fred Abbas scheduled for Sept. 9
August 25, 2017 - 2:19pm
Evan Johnson, 2, and Levi Johnson, 3 (right) had a blast in the corn "sandbox" at St. Croix County Farm City Day Saturday, Aug. 20 at Trim-Bel Dairy near Spring Valley. The Johnson boys were visiting their Harsdorf relatives. They reside in Sparta. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: A visit to the farm
August 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
The 2017 New Richmond Area Centre Corn Fest will take place on Saturday, Aug. 26, and will feature corn as well as several inflatables for kids of all ages. This year's event will be held at the Centre. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Corn Fest moves to the Centre
August 25, 2017 - 5:00am
August 24, 2017
WWII Veterans  Paul Martinson, John McGuire,  Bernard Menier, Walter Strey, who were honored Aug. 14 at the Tee It Up for the Troops event at Troy Burne. Not in picture is Gwynn Christensen. Photo courtesy of Jacquie Smith
Tee It Up for the Troops: honoring veterans
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm
With a little over 1,860 miles in the rear view mirror, the initial energy of the send-off with doughnuts and coffee and friends on bikes is just a memory. Determination will decide whether Olivia and John see their adventure through to the end: Boston, Green Harbor and a dip in the Atlantic Ocean. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Father and daughter's cross country odyssey to benefit orcas
August 24, 2017 - 4:30pm
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Pastor Jason Taylor began preaching at Solid Rock Fellowship on Aug. 6. Photo courtesy of Solid Rock Fellowship
Pastor Jason Taylor preaching at Solid Rock Fellowship
August 24, 2017 - 5:00am
August 23, 2017
Scouts pictured include: Aaron Tenner, Peter Auvin, Luke Melby, Emma Kaufman, Siri Traynor, James Nysse, Jack Peper, Josh Johnston, Noah Cork, Josh Nysse, Travis Newham, Caleb Kaufman, Adam Kuhlman and Martin Stenske. Photo courtesy of Venturing Crew 9460
Crew 9460 visits Voyageurs National Park
August 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
A group of administrators and executive directors from across the state gathered to discuss current health care issues pertinent to their respective facilities with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in Marshfield Monday, Aug. 14. Topics included Medicaid, health care reform, and a public hearing for which Johnson said he would fly a few administrators to Washington D.C.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Larson
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Fifty-two members of the New Richmond High School Class of 1967 gathered at the American Legion Butler-Harmon Post 80 banquet hall to celebrate their 50th class reunion Saturday, Aug.t 5. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
NRHS Class of 1967 celebrates 50 Years
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
The final pieces of the John Doar History Trail — most notably the interpretive panels along the route — will be put in place on Saturday, Aug. 26, just prior to the grand opening ceremony at 10 a.m. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
John Doar History Trail celebration kicks off Thursday
August 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
The Spring Valley Health and Rehab Center has seen financial challenges escalate over the last six months. Administrator Kevin Larson said it was important for the nursing home to open up lines of dialogue with the community to keep the facility operating. 

Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
It’s not too late to save SV Health and Rehab Center
August 23, 2017 - 9:30am
Author James Campbell
Friday Memorial Library welcomes author James Campbell
August 23, 2017 - 8:00am
Play & Learn fall sessions start Sept. 12
August 23, 2017 - 5:00am
August 22, 2017
Andrew Kilibarda
Area students perform at Shell Lake Arts Center
August 22, 2017 - 5:00pm