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August 17, 2018
Evonne and Michael Ganz have transformed their 1854 barn into a rustic wedding venue, which allows them to preserve the historical structure. Submitted photo
Hosting weddings and history at Settlement Hill Farm
August 17, 2018 - 7:00am
August 16, 2018
Pictured are (back row, from left) 2018 Fairest of the Fair Isabella Haen, Gov. Scott Walker, 2018 Alice in Dairyland Kaitlyn Riley; (front row) Wisconsin Association of Meat Processor representative for Sailer's Food Market and Meat Processing (the Sailer's were not in attendance), and winning bidders, Cathy and John Brunnquell of Egg Innovations. Submitted photo
Sailer's wins 'Best of Show' at Governor's meat auction
August 16, 2018 - 10:00am
August 10, 2018
River Falls Municipal Utility Director Kevin Westhuis, and utility advisory board member / City Council Member Diane Odeen shared some thoughts on utility trends and the future of River Falls Municipal Utilities. Shown is the River Falls Power Plant on Winter Street. Photos courtesy Mary Zimmermann, River Falls City Communications Manager.
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
August 10, 2018 - 6:05am
August 6, 2018
Jordan Carpenter in his sewing room. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Sew much talent: Carpenter creates gowns, drama as a home sewer
August 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
Bill Derrick (center) is shown with the ownership team of the Derrick Companies when the Derrick Companies celebrated its 50th anniversary. (From left): Ron Derrick, Tom Derrick, Bill Derrick Sr., Bill Derrick Jr., and Mike Stevens. Photo courtesy of Studio J, Inc., Stillwater
Derrick Companies lose their founder
August 6, 2018 - 12:20pm
August 2, 2018
John Eager displays the green coffee beans he uses to make his organic coffee at Highland Hollow Coffee and Tea Co. in Elmwood. Zach Dwyer / RiverTown Multimedia
Quest for the best coffee leads to long-running Elmwood business
August 2, 2018 - 6:00am
Ted Galaty has been operating his haunted house experience, Fright Farm, at Willow's Keep Farm outside of Zumbrota on Highway 52 since 2015. Now, Galaty has planted four acres worth of hemp to start a hemp maze. Previously, Fright Farm had a corn maze, but Galaty wanted to try something new and educate people on the benefits of hemp. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
This hemp won't get you high
August 2, 2018 - 5:00am
August 1, 2018
Taking action against untrustworthy veterans' charities
August 1, 2018 - 11:54am
July 31, 2018
Stock photo
Wisconsin's first sales tax holiday begins Aug. 1
July 31, 2018 - 2:07pm
Joe Folsom
PCEDC column: Planning for the future of your business
July 31, 2018 - 8:00am
July 26, 2018
The Swinging Bridge was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places. The bridge spans the South Fork of the Kinnickinnic River from Cascade Avenue to Glen Park. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Swinging Bridge added to National Historic Register
July 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 24, 2018
Norman Erickson inspects one of his many hazelnut bushes on his farm, Hazelnut Valley Farm in Lake City. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Slightly nutty: Hazelnut Valley Farm grows healthy, delicious hazelnuts
July 24, 2018 - 6:00am
July 23, 2018
(Front row, from left) CCF employees Courtney Berg, Tyler Tomesh, Rebecca Reinhardt, Tracey Hines, Raynee Farrell and Wendy Gehrke cut the ribbon in front of the new CCF Bank in Ellsworth. The branch is located at 218 N. Broadway St. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth's new CCF Bank opens with ribbon cutting
July 23, 2018 - 4:15pm
July 17, 2018
The owner of Perkins in River Falls said there is an option for Culvers to purchase the building from him, but nothing has been finalized yet. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Aldi breaks grounds; what's next for Perkins?
July 17, 2018 - 4:02pm
July 14, 2018
Sailer's in Elmwood awarded grand champion status for meat products
July 14, 2018 - 12:00pm