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August 24, 2017
Minn. roundup: Live video streaming planned for MN Supreme Court arguments; 5 more stories
August 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 23, 2017
DNR seeks designs for Minnesota’s 2018 pheasant stamp
August 23, 2017 - 9:09am
August 22, 2017
A photo by Minnesota State Patrol placed third in the American Association of State Troopers' 2017 Best Looking Cruiser Contest. It will be featured in AAST's 2018 calendar. Photo via Facebook
Minnesota State Patrol finishes 3rd in calendar contest; Wisconsin misses the cut
August 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Minn. roundup: Owl attacks 3-year-old girl in Bemidji; Man found dead at Brainerd speedway died of suicide
August 22, 2017 - 9:12am
August 21, 2017
The partial solar eclipse is seen after 1 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017, outside the New Richmond News office in New Richmond, Wis. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Solar eclipse 2017
August 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
August 18, 2017
State Patrol upping DWI enforcement for Labor Day
August 18, 2017 - 3:57pm
August 8, 2017
Photos via Facebook
Cruising in style: State Patrols compete for spot in cruiser calendar
August 8, 2017 - 11:04am
August 7, 2017
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton shared center stage at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new St. Croix Crossing Bridge, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
GALLERY: At last, St. Croix Crossing opens to the public
August 7, 2017 - 9:48am
Speeding on the rise in Minnesota
August 7, 2017 - 9:12am
August 3, 2017
Caitlyn Wagner, 16, hosed down Layla, a calf belonging to her friend Megan Olson, opening day of the Washington County Fair.. The 146th annual fair features demonstrations and exhibitions by more than 500 members of Washington County 4-H clubs as well as rides, the Swinetime Pig Races and live music.It runs through August 6. For a complete list of Washington County Fair activities, visit www.washingtoncountyfair.org. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Washington County Fair opens, runs through Sunday
August 3, 2017 - 11:53am
August 2, 2017
Howard LaVenture
Building history, behind the scenes of St. Croix Crossing
August 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 1, 2017
Celebrations for the opening and closing of two bridges
August 1, 2017 - 10:20am
July 29, 2017
Scott Zitzloff, a deputy with the Washington County Sheriff's Office, looks for safety hazards like intoxicated boating, lack of lifejackets and high speeds in no-wake zones while he patrols the county's lakes and rivers. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia.
'Safety is everyone's individual responsibility': Officials discuss water safety following recent drownings
July 29, 2017 - 8:00am
July 27, 2017
Cecelia Rodiles, 39, has been homeless for more than two years. After a string of bad luck and mounting bills, she found herself unable to keep up with her rent. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Hidden among us: Homelessness remains a steady challenge in Washington County
July 27, 2017 - 11:18am
July 20, 2017
Flipped upside down, the vehicle still had a license plate attached from 1976. Authorities confirmed the vehicle belonged to David Jorgensen who was last seen on February 27, 1976. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
July 20, 2017 - 1:43pm