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November 19, 2018
Volunteer teachers from regional districts, including River Falls, are shown getting ready to start subbing for Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District teachers Friday, Nov. 9. This allowed Chippewa Falls teachers to take time off to attend funerals after the tragic loss of four Girl Scouts and one mother in the Chippewa Falls District. Photo courtesy of Michelle Golden, Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District.
RF joins regional districts in supporting Chippewa Falls
November 19, 2018 - 11:00am
November 16, 2018
Longtime blood drive organizer Polly Wymer, 96, of River Falls, takes a break from her canteening station at the American Red Cross blood drive Thursday, Nov. 15 at River Falls American Legion.  Photo courtesy of Justin Kern
Blood drives driven by dedicated volunteers, like Polly
November 16, 2018 - 10:39am
November 15, 2018
Veteran Eric Grant, of Somerset, receives the keys to his new car from Laura Jacobson of Heppner’s Auto Body on Monday, Nov. 12 in Hudson. Heppner’s Auto Body, with support from several other businesses and organizations including USAA, donated the repaired and refinished vehicle to Grant. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
St. Croix veteran receives car donation
November 15, 2018 - 10:00am
November 12, 2018
Jack Thomas awarded Chuck White with a lifetime membership in the St. Croix Valley Shrine Club at White’s 90th birthday celebration Oct. 30 at the River Falls American Legion. Photo courtesy of Milt Helmer
Chuck White celebrates 'age 21 with 69 years experience'
November 12, 2018 - 12:10pm
November 9, 2018
Art Koderick, a 95-year-old town of River Falls resident and World War II veteran, is shown wearing his medals from his 10 years in the Navy. He's an American Legion Post 21 veteran and known to his friends as "The Old Survivor." Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
World War II veteran, town of RF resident, shares stories of survival
November 9, 2018 - 11:00am
October 26, 2018
Dorothy Martin, a Kinnic Health & Rehab resident, believes the secret to a long, happy life is having fun. Submitted photo
The secret to living 105 years? RF resident says 'just enjoy life'
October 26, 2018 - 10:00am
Sisters Maggie Hall and Patsy Bevers show the photo of an unknown girl found in a family basement. The family has become intrigued by the young girl, investigating her possible identity. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
A family mystery searching for an answer: Who is 'Creepy Girl?'
October 26, 2018 - 8:00am
October 21, 2018
Pictured is Amber Taylor of the University of Minnesota Raptor Center with Max during a recent presentation at Wellhaven Senior Living. Submitted photo
Wellhaven column: Raptors of Wisconsin visit Wellhaven
October 21, 2018 - 11:00am
October 19, 2018
Pictured is Charles Cogan, Chair of the Rotary 5960 Polio Plus Team. He is also a member of the Northfield, Minnesota Rotary Club.  Submitted photo
Rotary brings World Polio Day speaker to town
October 19, 2018 - 10:00am
October 18, 2018
John Zimmer has owned Sogn Valley Orchard for 11 years, making big changes to the orchard to maximize efficiency. Zimmer, pictured here with his trusty sidekick Collie, is shown in front of a Winter Banana Apple tree. Zimmer said there are only three trees like this in the state. They are all located at Sogn Valley Orchard. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Do you like apples? Sogn Valley Orchard has the answer
October 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 16, 2018
Retired River Falls Municipal Utility general manager Carl Gaulke keeps steady on the wheel of his go-kart while driving with the Zor Roadrunners in the UW-River Falls Shrine and Homecoming Parade Saturday, Oct. 13, on Main Street. Later in the day Gaulke suited up as a member of the chain gang at the UWRF Homecoming football game against UW-Stout. The Falcons made it a happy homecoming with a 21-19 victory over the Blue Devils. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
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Man of many hats: Carl Gaulke
October 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 12, 2018
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New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
October 11, 2018
Palmer trains on Oct. 4, 2018, at Conquer Ninja Warrior in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
'Wild Ninja': Woodbury girl competes in American Ninja Warrior Junior
October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Photo courtesy of Brian Senoraske
First bow buck for Senoraske
October 11, 2018 - 11:24am
October 9, 2018
Spring Valley Fire Chief Terry Shafer was the grand marshal for the 2014 Dam Days parade, in which he was honored for his community service. He rode on top of the fire truck the department bought in 1992. Photo courtesy of Shafer family
Fallen firefighter Terry Shafer honored on national stage
October 9, 2018 - 7:23am