Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

community

May 24, 2018
Cancer survivor Michelle Meier of St. Paul Park signifies her fighting spirit at the May 18 Relay For Life at East Ridge High School. She is flanked by cancer survivors James Meier and Marian Skarsten. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Photo: Cancer survivors share stories, strength at Relay For Life
8 hours 53 min ago
Finley Putzer, 2, meets Nova the K9 at the Woodbury Public Safety Open House May 19. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos: An arresting visit for Public Safety Open House
16 hours 52 min ago
May 23, 2018
Singer/songwriter Jeff Dayton runs through a song he wrote with Pullman 5th graders, including Samara Wilhelmy, Kylee Bentson and Amorieanna Winans. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Verse chorus verse: Pullman 5th graders become songwriters
May 23, 2018 - 5:00am
May 21, 2018
Competitors rush out of the gate at the Standing Strong 5k May 19, 2018. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Six years of Standing Strong
May 21, 2018 - 9:20pm
Lori Nelson
Community Foundation launches Woodbury CARES
May 21, 2018 - 6:00am
May 18, 2018
Thomas Crist of Woodbury has made repeated trips to Ukraine to provide dental care for the needy. Last month, Crist was a recipient of the Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award. The award was presented by Community Thread, a volunteer organization in Stillwater, at a meeting of the Allegheny County Board of Commissioners. Submitted photo courtesy Thomas Crist
Quiet crusader: Dentist ministers to poor, immigrants, homeless, orphans
May 18, 2018 - 6:00am
May 15, 2018
The Cottage Grove Random Runners team won the Female Division of the Eau Claire Marathon Relay on May 6 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  Teammates Jennifer Lucas, Emily Firchaur, Solvei Baylis and Bridgitt Looney (pictured) posted a combined time of 3:15:27. They beat  112 other teams in the 26.2-mile race, which took runners along the scenic parks and lakes of the Chippewa River valley. Submitted photo courtesy of Carol DeBlieck
Four come first: Cottage Grove running team wins female marathon relay
May 15, 2018 - 7:49am
May 14, 2018
Brigadier Gen. Gregory Gutterman spoke to members of the Air Force Junior Reserves Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) at Park High School on April 27. Gutterman, a 1984 Park graduate, spoke about careers in the Air Force and the importance of commitment, character and doing your personal best. The appearance was part of a valedictory tour for the general, who will retire July 20 after 34 years in the Air Force. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Home base: Air Force brigadier general returns to Cottage Grove
May 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
May 12, 2018
Mason Kimbell, a junior at Park High School, is one of 21 students in District 833 who have been selected to study and perform with the Minnesota All-State music program. Submitted photo courtesy of Tracy Caponigri.
Park junior among 21 district students selected for Minnesota All State music program
May 12, 2018 - 7:49am
May 11, 2018
River City Chorale summer registration opens
May 11, 2018 - 9:16am
May 10, 2018
Kate and Anna Sawyer of Woodbury have each been accepted at a prestigious military service academy. Kate Sawyer (l) has received an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Anna Sawyer received an appointment to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. The twins are seniors at East Ridge High School. Submitted photo courtesy of Jennifer Sawyer
East Ridge High School twins will attend military service academies
May 10, 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
May 2, 2018
Couples stop to pose at the Grand March stations in the Perch at East Ridge. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Get your sparkle on: East Ridge students shine in the spotlight at prom
May 2, 2018 - 5:00am
May 1, 2018
Tonight's drug forum takes aim at opioids
May 1, 2018 - 12:56pm
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