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May 8, 2018
Craig Lewis sits in his Hudson home. He's been a foster parent for seven years. May is National Foster Care Month, and  St. Croix County Foster Care Director John Bretl said the county very much needs more foster parents. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
'Every day is rewarding': Local man shares his foster parent story
May 8, 2018 - 4:00pm
Kristy Strain is shown after receiving the 2018 UW-River Falls Chancellors Award. Submitted photo
'It's a very emotional process': Chancellor’s Award winner discusses hospice volunteer work
May 8, 2018 - 7:49am
May 5, 2018
Janet and Doug Hansen kiss at the conclusion of their vow-renewal ceremony.
54 years later, a wedding to remember
May 5, 2018 - 9:00am
May 3, 2018
Dave Youngren has been spending his Saturday mornings painting a mural at the Veterans Home in Hastings. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Mural ties Veterans Home to Hastings
May 3, 2018 - 6:00am
May 2, 2018
Pierce County Fair books now available
May 2, 2018 - 5:00am
May 1, 2018
Taren Weyer, a wellness trainer, presenter, and the director of Powered on Will’s Girl and Boys running teams will facilitate the One Step at a Time Training Program for the Empowered Women's Half-Marathon and Women's 5K. Submitted photo
Turningpoint promoting fitness through half-marathon and 5K
May 1, 2018 - 7:51pm
Ken Holman, center, holds a tree and instructs the group on how to plant it during the Arbor Day celebration on Saturday, April 28. Trees were also passed out at Lakefront Park. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Photos: Hudson celebrates Arbor Day
May 1, 2018 - 11:18am
April 30, 2018
Robin Sordahl and Skyler Pruitt brought balloons and cookies to residents at Our House Senior Living. Also pictured is Our House Senior Living Director Leah Ripp. Submitted photo
Residents at Our House share in prom memories
April 30, 2018 - 6:49pm
April 26, 2018
Kathryn Ho of Woodbury is on her way to completing the 30 Days of Biking Challenge. She's ridden every day in April despite record snowfalls. Submitted photo courtesy of Kathryn Ho
Woodbury woman closing in on 30-day cycling streak, snow be damned
April 26, 2018 - 6:00am
April 25, 2018
Phaedra Raethke is currently going through chemotherapy treatment as she battles breast cancer; she was diagnosed in January. She said the support of her family, friends, work and community have been great. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Raethke continues to make people smile as she battles breast cancer
April 25, 2018 - 4:52pm
Turningpoint Executive Director Alena Taylor said community to community transportation would be beneficial to sexual assault survivors and may help them find housing or better jobs.  Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
More can be done to help sexual assault victims
April 25, 2018 - 10:47am
April 24, 2018
Carter Bannwarth, 15, of Woodbury will perform at Carnegie Hall April 30 as a member of the Camp Broadway Kids Ensemble. The East Ridge High School freshman will join 60 other kids from across the country who successfully auditioned for the performing arts day camp, which takes place over three days in New York City. He is the only student from Minnesota to be selected. Submitted photo courtesy of Tammy Brice Creative Photography
Curtain call: East Ridge freshman makes return trip to Carnegie Hall
April 24, 2018 - 6:00am
April 23, 2018
According to Brad LaBadie, natural resources specialist, in 2016 Eau Galle Recreation Area had 4,986 campers and 44,716 users in the day area. LaBadie said they will be having a public meeting on April 26 at the Spring Valley Emergency Services Building at 6 p.m. for people to give their opinion on what they would like to see for the future of Eau Galle Recreation Area. Submitted photo
Public comment wanted for future of Eau Galle Recreation Area
April 23, 2018 - 6:56pm
Associated Dental in River Falls was one of last year's Denim Day participants. Submitted photo
RF and NR businesses supporting sexual assault awareness
April 23, 2018 - 5:42pm
Pierce County Human Services Director Ronald Schmidt said protecting children and preventing abuse and neglect relies on the entire community to step up and help. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Child protection needs to be a community effort
April 23, 2018 - 11:12am
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