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June 19, 2015
A carnival goer throws a squishy ball into a hoop as part of one of the many carnival games that children had the opportunity to play during the Friday Memorial Library Summer Reading Program Kickoff event on Wednesday, June 10. (Photos by Jordan Willi)
Children have fun during Friday Library Summer Reading Kickoff
June 19, 2015 - 9:18am
June 11, 2015
Judy Larson of Larson Looms in Roberts demonstrates her weaving skills in front of her booth Saturday at the 2015 Park Art Fair in Mary Park. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Merry times at Mary Park
June 11, 2015 - 10:03am
May 10, 2015
Audrey Martin will lead canvas-painting classes of the Toll House and Hudson Arch on May 28 and June 6.
Yellowstone Trail Heritage Days pre-event canvas class
May 10, 2015 - 11:50am
April 30, 2015
Hammond native Ole-Bjorn Tobiassen wrote “Thorhilde: The Viking Queen”, a book about Norwegian migrations to the United States. (Photo by Jason Schulte)
Hammond native writes book about Norwegian migration
April 30, 2015 - 11:29am
April 22, 2015
Bartender Whitney Coffin pours a pint of Spotted Cow beer Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at Pudge's Bar in Hudson. Spotted Cow is a craft beer with a fervent following but is only legally sold in Wisconsin. (Photo by Robb Jeffries/Forum News Service)
Illegal in Minnesota: Cult following drives popular Spotted Cow craft beer
April 22, 2015 - 10:51am
April 17, 2015
Eleven-year-old Wyatt Nelson shows off one of his finished bracelets that he has made for this year’s Empty Bowl event on April 16 at the Community Commons. (Submitted photo)
Fifth-grader to sell homemade bracelets at Empty Bowls event
April 17, 2015 - 8:40am
March 19, 2015
Eldon Myer stands behind some of the 2,500 toy tractors he has on display in his museum in Baldwin. (Photos by Jason Schulte)
Hammond man opens toy tractor museum in Baldwin
March 19, 2015 - 10:29am
March 12, 2015
A piece from Elisa Ernst, who will be one of the artists displaying work in the MOTION art show March 21-22 at the Foster Hall Gallery in Hammond. (Submitted photo)
Art show at Foster Hall Gallery
March 12, 2015 - 3:07pm
March 5, 2015
Baldwin native Mary Ellen Brue will deliver a presentation on monarch butterflies, Saturday, March 28, as part of a St. Croix Central Community Education class. (Submitted photo)
Baldwin woman ready to share her love of butterflies
March 5, 2015 - 9:36am
February 26, 2015
Star Prairie author Carrie Maloney loves what she does and has a passion for writing and animals a like. (Submitted photo)
Local author publishes first book
February 26, 2015 - 1:03pm
February 5, 2015
Delivering the library to your front door
February 5, 2015 - 9:40am
January 29, 2015
From left, Nicole Korbisch of Minneapolis, Tom Monn of Woodbury, Baker and Jameen Lauck of New Richmond.
See "Goldilocks and the Three Hawaiian Bears" this weekend
January 29, 2015 - 9:42am
January 22, 2015
Mckenna Kelly works on a rainbow as part the ice painting event at last year’s Messes & Masterpieces’ Fire & Ice Celebration in New Richmond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
New events highlight sixth annual Fire & Ice Celebration
January 22, 2015 - 9:32am
January 8, 2015
Buy a Photo
January 8, 2015 - 2:08pm
December 23, 2014
Ready to Roll: Messes starts new campaign
December 23, 2014 - 8:46am