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Photo: Afton Mayor Bill Palmquist celebrates new downtown
'We’re going to save a bunch of lives': Opioid response bill makes it out in final hours
New Life Academy names interim head
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
crime and courts
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins key non-conference game
Baseball: East Ridge, Woodbury start the week with wins
Boys Tennis: East Ridge loses close match to Eagan in section semifinals
Washington County Parks begins campfire program May 25
Girls Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge, New Life have strong weeks to finish out regular season
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
arts and entertainment
Assumed Name Notice: Birdi Golf
Assumed Name Notice: Hing Medical Provider
Summons: Pinetree Pond First Association vs. Shane Hecker
Assumed Name Notice: Zazzetta Concrete and Masonry
Assumed Name Notice: My Lazy Trainer
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
Place a Business Announcement
Marsha Rae Kveton
Alice Ann Busch
Timothy E. Simon
Keith G. Sauer
Joan Garrity Clotfelter
Clara Rose Rowell
Happy Golden Birthday, Rio Vera!
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Column: Reaching a key educational milestone
Letter: Woodbury welcoming party
Letter: Paid family and medical leave
Letter: Swails misses the point
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October 12, 2018
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter David Clarey started his first day with a bang—literally. The Carthage, S.D. (home of a straw bale museum,...
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
July 31, 2018
As primary closes in, Minnesota governor candidates Walz, Pawlenty lead in campaign funds
ST. PAUL -- The race to be Minnesota’s next governor has already cost more than $3.5 million and the five top candidates in the running have...
July 31, 2018 - 9:03pm
June 22, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
ST. PAUL—President Donald Trump fully expects to win Minnesota in 2020 if he can visit the state another time or two. "I hate to bring...
June 22, 2018 - 2:08pm
May 31, 2018
Fischbach wants to keep job, with Pawlenty as Minn. governor
ST. PAUL -- Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty will have an experienced lieutenant governor as his running mate in this year's governor election. He named...
May 31, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 30, 2018
MN lawmakers claim a bonding victory as Dayton signs with objections
May 30, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 11, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers face no must-do issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans watching the final days of the Legislature need to remember one thing: There is nothing lawmakers must do. There is...
May 11, 2018 - 2:16pm
April 30, 2018
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
ST. PAUL—Taxes have taken over as the 2018 Minnesota Legislative session's No. 1 issue, thanks federal tax law changes that will affect...
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 23, 2018
Minn. House GOP plan includes rate cut
ST. PAUL—House Republicans in the state Legislature want to cut Minnesota's second-tier tax rate as part of their plans to align the state's...
April 23, 2018 - 12:10pm
April 13, 2018
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed an additional $19 million in special education funding for next year, as such expenses rise throughout...
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
March 23, 2018
Goddard School franchise to open Woodbury location
WOODBURY — A nationwide preschool franchise is set to open a new Woodbury location. Goddard School, a network of preschool and kindergarten...
March 23, 2018 - 7:49am
March 8, 2018
After mitigation attempts, city pulls Opinion's liquor license
NEWPORT — The city council pulled Opinion Brewing's liquor license at the March 1 meeting following the Jan. 1 condemnation of the building,...
March 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
February 28, 2018
Sandell seeks DFL support for House District 53B
WOODBURY — Woodbury resident Steve Sandell announced his run for the Minnesota House in 2018. Sandell, according to a Feb. 26 news release,...
February 28, 2018 - 10:17am
February 27, 2018
City orders roadway rehabilitation without Eagle Valley sidewalks
WOODBURY — Plans for a $13 million roadway reconstruction this year will omit additional sidewalks for the Eagle Valley neighborhood. The...
February 27, 2018 - 3:29pm
February 26, 2018
Petition sparks gender representation discussion for HealthEast Sports Center
WOODBURY — Joseph Hennessy walked his 8-year-old daughter past the silhouettes adorning the side of HealthEast Sports Center countless...
February 26, 2018 - 3:01pm
February 23, 2018
Council gives final approval on city's first solar garden
WOODBURY — GreenMark solar received final authorization to develop Woodbury's first solar garden. Construction on the 35-acre solar garden...
February 23, 2018 - 7:49am