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March 19, 2018
Kimberly Braun will be opening Lucille's downtown Prescott, in the space currently occupied by Brickyard Pub and Eatery, which is served its last meal March 10. She plans to have her new bar and restaurant open by April 3. Submitted photo
Downtown Prescott adds new restaurant in Lucille's
7 hours 25 min ago
March 14, 2018
The Brickyard Pub & Eatery opened Aug. 23, 2011 in Prescott. It will soon be the home of Lucille's. File photo
Brickyard owner thankful for support as she shuts down
March 14, 2018 - 4:31pm
March 13, 2018
Blake Brenner will be opening Brenner Lumber the week of March 12. He is excited to serve the community with a lumberyard since the town has been without a lumberyard for awhile. Pictured (left to right) Kinsley Brenner, Blake Brenner, Rachael Brenner, and Adeline Brenner. Submitted photo
New lumberyard to open in Ellsworth
March 13, 2018 - 5:36pm
March 11, 2018
Developing a successful financing request for your small business
March 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
March 10, 2018
Work on Heritage of Elmwood is expected to begin in about three weeks. Dolores Radtke, Heritage of Elmwood Board of Directors president, said they are just waiting for the project to be re-bid and for final state approval. File photo
Heritage of Elmwood getting closer to remodeling
March 10, 2018 - 3:06pm
March 9, 2018
Mike Tupa and Tom Tomaro stand behind the 75-foot bar at their new restaurant Rio Loco Cantina on Second Street in Hudson. The restaurant will feature Mexican-cuisine and plenty of bar offerings. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Rio Loco Cantina opening in downtown Hudson
March 9, 2018 - 7:00am
March 1, 2018
Mike Truttman, co-owner of Papa Tronnio's (now with a location in Ellsworth) said they have free arcade games for kids and even adults to enjoy while they wait for their homemade pizzas. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
New pizza place offers homemade pizza, relaxing atmosphere
March 1, 2018 - 3:18pm
February 28, 2018
Men competed for the best lumberjack costume in recognition of the banquet's "Lumberjack Bash" theme. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Ellsworth Chamber celebrates lumberjack-style
February 28, 2018 - 12:27pm
Matt Bronk, owner of The Twisted Oak Coffee House, is happy with the opening of his second location in Ellsworth. He hopes to provide a fun atmosphere where people can come and share great times with their friends and family. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Another option for morning coffee in Ellsworth
February 28, 2018 - 7:49am
February 23, 2018
Jasen Cook, owner of Walnut Hill BBQ in River Falls, said he started making barbecue sauce for a backyard barbecue competition between he and his friends and now his business has grown to include seven different flavors of barbecue sauce. Cook said his wife Nicole helps set up the displays at local craft shows where customers can purchase his products. Photo courtesy of Jasen Cook
Right in your own backyard: Local products offer unique tastes
February 23, 2018 - 10:00am
February 11, 2018
Alan Nugent, one of the owners of Stockholm Pie and General Store and Abode Gallery, said their new general store is meant to remind people of grandma's house. The General Store is in the same building as Abode Gallery (pictured) and Stockholm Pie.  Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
General Store brings people to Grandma's house
February 11, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 7, 2018
Final voting underway for 'Best of' Awards
February 7, 2018 - 6:33am
February 2, 2018
Winner of the Large Business of the Year went to Cernhohous Chevrolet in Prescott who have been in business since 1932. Pictured (left to right) Ron Murphy, Katie Murphy, Tracey Murphy and Rick Murphy. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
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Local businesses recognized by PCEDC
February 2, 2018 - 7:00am
February 1, 2018
Special Recognition Award winner Randy Most was apologetic about closing Most Pharmacy as he accepted his award. He said closing the store was the only way he and wife Susie could retire. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
VIDEO: Special Recognition Award goes to Randy and Susie Most
February 1, 2018 - 9:49am
January 31, 2018
Carol and Barry Stockwell of S&S Sugar Bush/Stockwell’s Maple Treats near Ellsworth received the "Maple Syrup Producer of the Year 2017” award at the Annual Maple Institute of Wisconsin on Jan. 13, 2018. Submitted photo
Maple syrup producer gets 'sweet' award
January 31, 2018 - 6:00pm