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December 12, 2018
Noah Wiedenfeld, a veteran of numerous actual marathons, will tackle his second bell-ringing marathon in an effort to break last year's record-setting collection of more than $77,000. Wiedenfeld's contribution to the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign will last 26.2 hours starting on Thursday afternoon and finishing up shortly after 5 p.m. on Friday evening, Dec.14. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
A holiday legend is born: Wiedenfeld is set for second bell ringing marathon
22 hours 5 min ago
December 11, 2018
The 2018 New Richmond Hometown Holidays parade float Kids' Choice award went to  Westfields Hospital & Clinic, which portrayed Santa's workshop and his elves. Submitted photo
Three floats receive Hometown Holiday parade awards
December 11, 2018 - 10:00am
Madelyn Davies relaxed with a cup of hot cocoa after delivering her list to Santa Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Village of Star Prairie Community Center. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Santa visits Star Prairie Community Center
December 11, 2018 - 6:04am
December 10, 2018
On Dec. 13 and Dec. 14, Noah Weidenfeld, of the New Richmond Running Club, will once again take up his post at the bell ringing station at the New Richmond Walmart for 26.2 hours to benefit the The Salvation Army of St. Croix County/Grace Place. Submitted photo
Marathon runner Weidenfeld, Sheriff's Department to continue bell-ringing tradition
December 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
As a native of the Netherlands, a retired neuroscientist and self-taught artist, Han Huisman finds great satisfaction in his artistic experimentation with mixed media and Installations. Submitted photo
artZ Gallery presents mixed media in December
December 10, 2018 - 9:00am
December 6, 2018
December activities at Friday Memorial Library
December 6, 2018 - 9:00am
December 3, 2018
(From left) Brittany Richardson skillfully guided her three sons Amos, Joel and Malachi through the cookie table at the Star Prairie Community Center following Sunday night's tree lighting ceremony in River Island Park. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
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Tree lighting kicks off Star Prairie Christmas season
December 3, 2018 - 6:20pm
November 30, 2018
People from all over the area enjoyed the weather and community spirit as part of the New Richmond Hometown Holiday event, which included a reindeer dash, parade, Santa Claus, a tree lighting ceremony and fireworks. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Crowds line the street for NR Hometown Holiday event
November 30, 2018 - 1:00pm
November 29, 2018
Santa gets his picture taken with Miss Hammond and the 2018 Hammond Heartland Days princesses during the village's tree lighting ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 27, in Veterans Park. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Hammond kicks off the holiday season with tree lighting
November 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
Chuck Olson
Citizen of the Year voting ends Dec. 1
November 29, 2018 - 7:27am
November 26, 2018
(From right) Volunteers Anya Swanson, Toni Albert and Rhonda Bierbrauer divided up pumpkin pies among meals to be delivered to community members as part of the community Thanksgiving dinner hosted by Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in New Richmond. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Nobody eats alone: Immaculate Conception's Thanksgiving dinner
November 26, 2018 - 7:42pm
November 24, 2018
Last November, a large crowd counted down the Christmas Tree lighting following New Richmond’s inaugural Hometown Holidays Parade presented by the New Richmond Chamber of Commerce. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Chamber expects bigger crowds for 2018 Hometown Holiday event
November 24, 2018 - 5:00am
November 22, 2018
Veteran Mitch Cline raised an important distinction between Veterans Day and Memorial Day, one most people probably do not appreciate. He noted Memorial Day is really intended to honor those men and women who gave their lives defending our country in the various conflicts around the world while Veterans Day celebrates the service of all U.S. military veterans. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Hope makes a better soldier
November 22, 2018 - 5:00am
November 21, 2018
Local author Jacqueline West is excited to share and talk about her newest novel, "The Collectors," during a series of upcoming events at local libraries and book stores. Submitted photo
Local author Jacqueline West excited about new series, upcoming local events
November 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 20, 2018
The Langer family is hoping to bring home their ninth child, who they are in the process of adopting from the Ukraine, early in 2019. Pictured are (front) Haydon, Weston, Porter, Adeline; (back) Walker, Waylon, Mikey, Cassie and Mike. Submitted photo
Eight to become nine: Langer family seeks to adopt boy from Ukraine
November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm