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May 17, 2017
Angie Payden shows her 18-month sobriety chip that she received in February 2015. Payden struggled with sobriety for years, but she’s now four years sober. Submitted photo by Angie Payden.
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 11, 2017
Andrea and Chad Hanson of Goodhue, Minn., have been married for nearly 10 years. She was his care assistant following a crash that left him paralyzed. Andrea’s recounting of their love story is featured in “Oola for Women: Find Balance in an Unbalanced World.” Photo courtesy of Andrea Hanson
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon speaks May 5, 2017, at the office of HOPE Coalition in Red Wing about the state’s Safe at Home address confidentiality program as HOPE Coalition outreach advocate Staci Greenlee listens. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Minn. Secretary of State touts address confidentiality program
May 11, 2017 - 8:46am
April 25, 2017
Butler-Harmon American Legion Post 80 was recently honored by the Red Cross during a conference on Tuesday, April 4, for collecting 2,500 units of blood since 2007. Pictured are (from left) Post Commander Dennis Hurtis, Red Cross Regional Coordinator Cory Miller, Post 80 member Arnold Tjelta and Honor Guard Commander Chuck Mehls. Absent from the photo is Post 80 Blood Drive Coordinator Stan Ames. Submitted photo.
Post 80 commended for successful bloodmobile operations
April 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 24, 2017
Thirty boxes filled with unwanted medication were stacked up and ready to be shipped last week at the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities expected an April 29 Drug Take Back Day event to add to the shipment. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
April 24, 2017 - 3:11pm
April 21, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 25, 2017
Dr. Olson's success can be measured by role he has played in the lives of generations of families in New Richmond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Practicing the art of medicine: Dr. David Olson retires
March 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 20, 2017
Those attending the donation of the CuddleCot at Western Wisconsin Health are (from the left) Stephanie Johnson, Director of Women’s Health, Kelli Espiritu, Co-founder and CEO of Halos of the St. Croix Valley, Marti Rasmussen, Project Manager for Halos of the St. Croix Valley, Shonda Helgeson, RN, Jessica Paulson, RN, Emily Koehler, RN, and Krista Cleary, RN. (Submitted photo)
Halos of the St. Croix Valley donate to WW Health
March 20, 2017 - 5:00am
February 17, 2017
Free March 1 seminar: How to manage medications effectively
February 17, 2017 - 10:00am
February 12, 2017
Deerfield Housing Director Jackie Waalen takes a group of residents through a TimeSlips Creative Storytelling session by having the residents come up with stories about a photo they are looking at. (Submitted photo)
Deerfield taking part in TimeSlips Creative Storytelling program
February 12, 2017 - 5:00am
December 20, 2016
Pets benefit from new stem cell treatment
December 20, 2016 - 5:00am
October 3, 2016
Two free health classes to be offered at Westfields
October 3, 2016 - 12:45pm
September 15, 2016
“Dr. Joe” Beuning represents a dying breed of general physician who appreciates the importance of getting to know their patients personally and employing that power of familiarity as another tool essential to helping heal patients. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Leaving behind a legacy of caring
September 15, 2016 - 2:25pm
June 16, 2016
Westfields Hospital & Clinic is one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in U.S.
June 16, 2016 - 2:30pm
May 26, 2016
St. Croix Valley Foundation Leaders Forum: building dementia-friendly communities
May 26, 2016 - 7:58am