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February 19, 2018
The Rush River Trail Riders held a successful Snow Day event Saturday, Feb. 10 (thanks to Mother Nature’s fresh coating of snow) at their clubhouse. Pictured sitting on their snowmobiles in front of the new snowmobile trail bridge over Lost Creek are the club’s scholarship recipients: (from left) Cole Juen, Anna Schulte, Sophia Cole, Cameron Koplin and Jacob Raechke. Photo courtesy of Rush River Trail Riders
Rush River Trail Riders award scholarships
February 19, 2018 - 7:49am
February 16, 2018
Larry Peterson received the Ellsworth Fire Department 2017 Firefighter of the Year. He is a second generation firefighter and started on the department in 1971 when his dad was fire chief; now his son serves on the department with him. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Firefighter of the Year praises entire department for hard work
February 16, 2018 - 4:00pm
February 14, 2018
New Ellsworth Public Library Youth Librarian and Program Coordinator Elise Gregory is shown reading to children at the storytime held Thursdays at 1 p.m. and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. Submitted photo
Library offers social experience, not just about reading
February 14, 2018 - 2:30pm
Top Jump Rope for Heart donations (over $500) were raised by Plum City Elementary students Gabby Willgrubs, Abby Kannel, Makala Breunig and Kirsten Hassing. Hassing was the top donator. Missing from photo: Riley Pelzel. Photo courtesy of Sarah Hewitt
PHOTOS: Jumping for a good cause in Plum City
February 14, 2018 - 7:49am
Victoria Auchampach
Kiwanis Student of the Week: Victoria Auchampach
February 14, 2018 - 6:00am
February 8, 2018
Alex Ewing
Kiwanis Student of the Week: Alex Ewing
February 8, 2018 - 6:54am
February 7, 2018
Steven Lynum will sson be retiring as Spring Valley School District supervisor of buildings and grounds; his last working day will be Feb. 16. Lynum spent 33 years working at the school and said he will greatly miss the people he works with. He is pictured with wife Peggy. Submitted photo
After 3 decades of service, Lynum retires from SV schools
February 7, 2018 - 4:30pm
February 4, 2018
Brad Jorgenson recently received the 2017 EMS Person Of the Year from the Spring Valley EMS. Submitted photo He is pictured with other EMTS on the Spring Valley EMS, including (from left) Erika Hybben and Wendy Pocock. Submitted photo
Jorgenson awarded SV EMS Person of the Year
February 4, 2018 - 2:45pm
February 2, 2018
Justin Hewitt of the Plum City Union Fire Department recently received Firefighter of the Year for his volunteer service to the fire department. Hewitt has been with the fire department since 2001. Submitted photo
Firefighters honored for their service helping others
February 2, 2018 - 3:15pm
February 1, 2018
Dr. Gerald Matteson, known to many as Jerry or Doc, died at the age of 82 on Jan. 9, 2018. Submitted photo
Former UW-RF professor and assistant dean leaves legacy
February 1, 2018 - 9:00am
January 31, 2018
Air-itorial over the big game: How the Super Bowl air traffic plan came together
January 31, 2018 - 7:20pm
January 29, 2018
Earlier in January, Welch Village created a large snow pile for use during the Polaris UpsideDowntown taking place Saturday, Feb. 3, near the Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis. Photo courtesy of Peter Zotalis
Snow fit for the Super Bowl
January 29, 2018 - 10:26am
January 25, 2018
Katherine Kusch
Kiwanis Student of the Week: Katherine Kusch
January 25, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 15, 2018
(From left) Stacey Geraets, Diane Hines and Joelle Westerberg
Nominees announced for WHCA's Shining Star award
January 15, 2018 - 7:49am
January 14, 2018
Hancock Lodge in Ellsworth is named after Dr. Joseph W. Hancock, who contributed to the Ellsworth community in many ways until his 1905 death. Photo courtesy of Dennis Donath
Joseph W. Hancock: Ellsworth Masonic Lodge named in his honor
January 14, 2018 - 8:00am