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August 19, 2017
Bette Stephens, 2017 Ox Cart Days Grand Marshal, is sure to draw a big crowd of family and friends at this year’s event on Sunday, Aug. 20.  Tom Lindfors /RiverTown Multimedia
Bette Stephens named 2017 Ox Cart Days Grand Marshal
August 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 17, 2017
Final Ox Cart Days medallion hunt clue revealed
August 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Members of the Star Prairie Royal Court waved to the crowd during the 2016 Ox Cart Days Grand Parade. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Ox Cart Days 2017 Kicks off Aug. 17
August 17, 2017 - 5:00am
August 11, 2017
Village of Star Prairie debates water damage notification/repair policy
August 11, 2017 - 5:00am
August 9, 2017
Polk County deputies arrested the driver of this truck on suspicion of drunken driving after she allegedly crashed into another vehicle on Aug. 5. The driver of the second vehicle was airlifted from the scene and was recovering in "good condition" at Regions Hospital. Photo courtesy of Polk County Sheriff's Office
New Richmond woman airlifted after suspected alcohol-related crash
August 9, 2017 - 4:19pm
August 4, 2017
Second Ox Cart Days medallion hunt clue released
August 4, 2017 - 5:00am
July 28, 2017
First Ox Cart Days medallion hunt clue revealed
July 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 2, 2017
John Holz, Ph.D., limnologist and owner of HAB Aquatic Solutions LLC, answered residents’ questions regarding the alum treatment of Cedar Lake. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Cedar Lake begins alum treatment to reduce algae blooms
July 2, 2017 - 5:00am
June 27, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker tells a youngster why he's using so many pens to sign a bill Friday, June 23, at the Star Prairie Trout Farm. State lawmakers and business owners were on hand for the bill signing, which relaxes some restrictions on Wisconsin's aquaculture industry. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Walker visits Star Prairie Trout Farm for bill signing
June 27, 2017 - 11:40am
June 25, 2017
Mercedes Mortimer is crowned Miss Star Prairie 2017 during coronation festivities Saturday night, June 18, 2017. Tom Lindfors / Rivertowns Multimedia
Mercedes Mortimer crowned Miss Star Prairie
June 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 17, 2017
Alyssa Mortimer
Miss Star Prairie candidates announced
June 17, 2017 - 5:00am
June 15, 2017
An ominous sky full of dark clouds is shown moving over Star Prairie during Sunday’s storm that hit the New Richmond area and beyond. Photo courtesy of Samantha Olson
Sunday’s storm causes damage across New Richmond area
June 15, 2017 - 8:51am
June 13, 2017
Margo and Andrew Hanson-Pierre sell the produce from their farm at a farmers market. The Hanson-Pierres said small local farms face challenges when it comes to selling food to the community. Photo courtesy of Margo and Andrew Hanson-Pierre
Local farms need local support
June 13, 2017 - 2:16pm
June 10, 2017
The Lenz family started the Threshing Table Farm with 10 acres of land, but recent growth in their number of shares purchased has forced the family to rent an additional eight acres of land to fill their orders. Courtesy of Ailts Photography
Threshing Table Farm still producing after 10 years
June 10, 2017 - 5:00am
April 20, 2017
Even the older kids got a chance to hunt for eggs in Deer Park on Saturday. Not a leaf was left unturned as they hunted throughout the park. Cindy Croes Olson / Rivertown Multimedia
On the hunt for Easter eggs
April 20, 2017 - 5:00pm