Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

life

Almost everyone has a favorite memory of their local county fair. What's your favorite memory of the Pierce County Fair? You can tell your fair story for a chance to win a prize. File photo
Every person has a fair story
14 hours 34 min ago
June 25, 2017
Bill Emery has been driving his train for 15 years. Emery and his wife, Judy, are Ellsworth natives who drive a small train with homemade cabooses behind that go around East End Park. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
2017 Cheese Curd Festival
June 25, 2017 - 8:17am
June 24, 2017
Chelsea Fiedler, executive director of Have a Heart, Inc. stands outside Have a Heart, W10356 Highway 29. The organization, which offers services for people with special needs, has set quite a few goals for it's future, and Fiedler said she hopes to include more community involvement in the future. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
New director has a big heart for nonprofit, community
June 24, 2017 - 6:01am
June 22, 2017
The Ellsworth Creamery does more than just the regular cheese curd. CEO Paul Bauer said they do cheese curd crumbles for bratwursts, pizzas with cheese curd crumbles, and are coming out with a line of breaded cheese curds. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
After a diligent “Save the Curds” campaign and meetings with Minnesota State Fair officials, it was announced this week that Don Mueller's The Original Deep Fried Cheese Curds space would be offered to another fair vendor. Cheese curd fans from all over the region were disappointed when they heard the news. Photo courtesy of Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
June 22, 2017 - 2:48pm
Alden Sanford, 4, pours syrup on his plate at the Pierce County Dairy Breakfast. The menu included waffles, sausage, cheese curds, milk, and more. (Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia)
Dairy Breakfast draws record crowd
June 22, 2017 - 6:30am
June 21, 2017
Thekla Madsen and Beth James will sign their 2017 book releases Thursday, June 29, at Belle Vinez Winery in River Falls. Photo submitted by Thekla Madsen
Local authors release new novels at Belle Vinez Winery
June 21, 2017 - 10:00am
June 20, 2017
The Ellsworth Fire Department had a slough of courteous volunteers manning the beer tent at Maiden Rock Summerfest Saturday, June 17. Photo courtesy of Peggy Rother
Rain doesn't damper Summerfest
June 20, 2017 - 5:08pm
June 19, 2017
Allina Health River Falls Clinic, 1617 E. Division St, opened June 19, 2017, just north of River Falls Area Hospital. The clinic will offer family medicine and women’s care as well as holistic services such as acupuncture. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
WATCH: Allina Health River Falls Clinic opened June 19
June 19, 2017 - 3:24pm
June 12, 2017
The Maiden Rock Summerfest parade 2016 stretched down the Great River Road. File photo
Maiden Rock to hold festival June 17
June 12, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 11, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: What role will you play?
June 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
June 9, 2017
Camp Avanti receives United Way grant
June 9, 2017 - 11:24pm
June 7, 2017
Twin Cities YMCAs offer summer memberships for youths: Health briefs
June 7, 2017 - 9:31am
May 31, 2017
Twin Cities Unicycle club members say the activity is a great way for riders of all ages to get exercise and meet new people. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Unicycle club offers exercise and fellowship
May 31, 2017 - 9:00am
May 30, 2017
Judy Nelson Lindstrom of the town of Trimbelle said the military service performed in that town Monday, May 29 was “very professional and well done.” Pictured are Dale Nelson, Pete Huppert, Jim Ottman, Donna Swenson, Peter Demuth and others. Photo courtesy of Judy Nelson Lindstrom
Attention! Salute to the fallen
May 30, 2017 - 3:00pm