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August 25, 2017
Jill and Joe Zawierucha purchased the Rush River Orchard & Bakery last September after touring many other orchards. The Zawieruchas don't have any connections to the area, but the location puts them near their relatives in Minnesota. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Apples, any way you like 'em
August 25, 2017 - 5:30am
August 22, 2017
Judge awards $130K in Mississippi Dunes Golf Links sexual harassment case
August 22, 2017 - 6:01pm
Wisconsin roundup: State 10th-most reliant on industrial robots, report says; 10 more state news stories
August 22, 2017 - 9:33am
August 16, 2017
Dairy in all its forms was well represented at this year’s Cheese Curd Festival. Especially popular was the milk and cookie pairing event where participants enjoyed flavored milks, such as salted caramel and chocolate, perfectly paired with fresh baked cookies. Photo courtesy of the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce
Triple the attendance leads to Cheese Curd Festival success
August 16, 2017 - 10:00am
August 10, 2017
Administrators from Minnesota State College Southeast and Winona State University sign a partnership agreement Aug. 10, 2017, to bring WSU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing completion program to the city this fall. Pictured (from left) are WSU College of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean William McBreen, WSU Provost Patricia Rogers, MSC Southeast Vice President of Academic Affairs Leslie Bleskachek and MSC Southeast President Dorothy Duran. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
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Bachelor's in nursing program coming to Red Wing
August 10, 2017 - 2:18pm
August 9, 2017
Area students sharpen leadership skills at YLC
August 9, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 8, 2017
Late blight can destroy tomato and potato plants in seven to 10 days, according to the UW-Extension office. The fungus-like water mold can decimate the plants if weather conditions are cool and wet. Photo courtesy of UW-Extension program
Late blight found in Pierce County
August 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 4, 2017
The head of the state's job creation agency, told an Assembly committee Thursday that Foxconn is ready to build its $10 billion LCD screen plant in southeast Wisconsin, and an announcement is expected soon on a site. File photo
Wisconsin roundup: State says Foxconn ready to build; 9 more state news stories
August 4, 2017 - 9:12am
August 1, 2017
A poster at the chip event shows what the chip itself looks like. The chip uses RFID technology similar to that used by credit cards and cell phone purchases. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
River Falls employees get chipped
August 1, 2017 - 3:01pm
July 24, 2017
River Falls company will microchip volunteer employees
July 24, 2017 - 1:23pm
July 20, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: All roads to Arcadia closed as new storms soak state; 9 more state news stories
July 20, 2017 - 9:36am
July 17, 2017
Farm Service Agency county committee nomination period in Pierce County now open
July 17, 2017 - 10:00am
July 12, 2017
Trevor Wirtanen (right) and Matt Wallace, owners of Oliphant Brewing in Somerset, chatted with a customer during a 2014 event in Somerset. File photo
Would-be taproom legislation not dead, lawmaker says
July 12, 2017 - 3:02pm
David and Shelly Vanyo purchased Spring Valley Foods five-and-a-half years ago with the hopes of owning the property for the rest of their lives. Now, the Vanyos say when the last item is purchased in their store, they'll shut it down. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Closing time: SV Foods is on the market
July 12, 2017 - 5:30am
July 7, 2017
Casey Johnson (third from left) participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony in June. It officially marked her new business, Cardinal Events and Occassions, as a member of the Prescott Chamber of Commerce. Photo courtesy of Casey Johnson
Cardinal Events seeks to find niche market in event planning
July 7, 2017 - 5:30am