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June 8, 2019
Members of American Legion Post 432 Hammond execute a 21-gun salute during a ceremony in honor of WWI veteran Harry Brill on Friday, May 31 at Saint Mary’s Cemetery in Hammond.  Tom Lindfors / River/Town Multimedia    
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An improbable journey home
June 8, 2019 - 5:00pm
June 6, 2019
Before and after photos shows a view over Mill Pond at what is West First Street and Minnesota Avenue today. Much of the rubble on Main Street has been cleared and early signs of rebuilding has already begun. With the bridge at Main Street destroyed, the rail bridge was the only connection between the north and south sides of New Richmond. Before: Submitted historical photo / After: Photo by Sally Shepherd
Remembering the New Richmond Cyclone of 1899; 120th anniversary event is June 12 at Cyclone Park June 12
June 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 20, 2019
One of the goals of the Goodhue County Historical Society is to portray life in the area in an earlier time.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Goodhue County History Center
February 20, 2019 - 8:00pm
December 14, 2018
A drone shot from Dallas Eggers shows a birds-eye view of the Freedom Park and the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center in Prescott. Photo courtesy of Dallas Eggers.
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
December 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 31, 2018
Library to partner with The Deerfield to host Veterans Roundtable
October 31, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 15, 2018
The John Doar History Trail became the 576th addition to the Wisconsin Historical Society Historical Marker Program at a ceremony Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at the New Richmond Civic Center. The program commemorates individuals, events,  buildings or sites of local, state or national prominence that contribute to Wisconsin's rich and informative historical heritage. (From left) Mary Zipperer, Robert Rice, MaryKay Rice, Christian Overland, Mayor Fred Horne. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Doar History Trail honored with state historical marker
October 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 27, 2018
Marnie and Bret Blackman purchased the building which would become Ti Voglia Bene bed and breakfast in April and have worked tirelessly to make it ready for guests. Photo courtesy of Nate Peterson, NP Design & Photography
A part of history
September 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 8, 2018
Kids can enjoy story time with children’s librarian Mary Davis during Family Fun Night at the Museum on Aug. 10. Photo courtesy of Jacki Bradham
Family Fun Night at the Museum
August 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 2, 2018
Members of Boy Scout Troop 464 and Girl Scout Troop 5685 participated in Memorial Day programs at a number of local cemeteries in New Richmond on Monday, May 28, 2018. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Heat does not defeat NR Memorial Day programs
June 2, 2018 - 5:00am
May 9, 2018
Margaret Ingram Hughes married John Moffat Hughes in 1913. Their children (from left to right): Betty, John and Mary were the last generation of the Hughes family to live in the Octagon House. Photo courtesy of the St. Croix County Historical Society
Free Mother's Day Tour at the Octagon House Museum in Hudson
May 9, 2018 - 7:49am
April 15, 2018
The old Soo Line depot is one of 12 New Richmond buildings listed on the National or State Register’s Record of Historic Buildings. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Grants will help preserve history and explore Willow River potential
April 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 10, 2017
The Somerset students in the CIS history course took a field trip to the University of Minnesota on Oct. 26. Submitted photo
Getting an early taste of college rigor
November 10, 2017 - 5:00am
June 14, 2017
“Lost Farms of the St. Croix Valley” by Kristina Boucher is an agricultural review of 100 years of history in the area. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
New book chronicles history of St. Croix Valley farms
June 14, 2017 - 5:00am
January 7, 2017
Pearl and Delia's youngest child, Corinne Zahnow, with her great-grandson Nicholas. (Submitted photo)
Needle and thread document story of six generations
January 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
January 15, 2015
From left, Friday Memorial Library Adult/Community Services Librarian Sally Cheslock and Mary Sather pose with books that Sather will be using as part of her three-part History of New Richmond series, which begins Friday, Jan. 16 at 1 p.m. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
New series to cover history of New Richmond
January 15, 2015 - 9:50am
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