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June 14, 2019
Fifty days until the Pierce County Fair
June 14, 2019 - 2:38pm
June 12, 2019
4-year-old Lyle Jenkins was very excited to be at his first tractor pull, Showdown in Curd Town in Ellsworth on Saturday, June 8. He came with his parents Kelly and Tanner Jenkins (not shown). Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos: Showdown in Curd Town roars through Ellsworth
June 12, 2019 - 6:00am
Entry deadline approaching for Pierce County Fair
June 12, 2019 - 5:00am
June 9, 2019
Parents Jerry and Meredith Cooper watch as their son George climbs atop a McCormick Farmall tractor during Town 'N Country Day in River Falls. Meredith said they attend every year to hang out with the tractors and the animals. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Town 'N Country Day gets little sunshine, but lots of smiles
June 9, 2019 - 6:36pm
June 5, 2019
Cathy Diaz (right) and her black lab Summit are pictured with a Canine Performance Event supervisor during a previous dog agility event. Diaz, Summit and Bungee will be competing in the CPE Dog Agility Nationals from Friday, June 7, through Sunday, June 9. Submitted photo
Gone to the dogs: Local to compete in Dog Agility Nationals at Cedar Lake Speedway
June 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
May 31, 2019
'Shake up your summer' at the Pierce County Fair
May 31, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 29, 2019
The Prescott High School graduating class threw their graduation caps in the air as they celebrated graduation day on Saturday, May 25 at Prescott High School. Brian Mozey / RiverTown Multimedia
Prescott High School graduates flip the tassel, look to the future
May 29, 2019 - 3:50pm
May 27, 2019
With the rainy forecast, Ellsworth cancelled the Memorial Day parade but continued with their indoor program at the high school cafetorium. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Rainy Memorial Day in Ellsworth, celebrating 100th anniversary of American Legion
May 27, 2019 - 5:39pm
May 25, 2019
Jennifer Thatcher, bottom left, and Linda Johnson, bottom right, conquer a  landscaping task along the alleyway on Broadway Street in Ellsworth. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Volunteers take on 'Operation: Broadway St.' after rescheduling
May 25, 2019 - 8:00am
Members of the Bay City American Legion and Legion Auxiliary hold several services on Memorial Day around Pierce County. Shown, a service held at Svea Lutheran Church Cemetery. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Memorial Day observances set for May 27
May 25, 2019 - 8:00am
May 21, 2019
Richie O’Neil explains the origin and preparation of his Richie’s Cheese Curd Tacos entry just before presenting samples to the Cheese Curd Festival Showcase judges (left to right) Johnathon Fike, Chef Instructor of the CVTC Culinary Arts Management program; Paul Bauer, CEO of Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery; and Jim Kyndberg, Executive Chef at Minneapolis’ Union Rooftop Bar & Grill. Photo courtesy of Chippewa Valley Technical College.
A friendly, cheesy competition: Vendors create curd dishes, Original Minneapple wins
May 21, 2019 - 7:14am
May 16, 2019
Attendees packed the streets of Stockholm last year for the inaugural BigRiverGive Street Dance. This year's event will be held June 7 downtown Stockholm. Submitted photo
Stockholm hosts second annual BigRiverGive Street Dance
May 16, 2019 - 5:00am
May 10, 2019
The Eggplant Heroes perform at the 2018 Rush River Folk Festival at Vino in the Valley near Maiden Rock. Submitted photo
Regional artists take the stage at Rush River Folk Festival
May 10, 2019 - 2:54pm
April 29, 2019
Cheese curd fans will get to experience a new flavor this year, announced as jalapeno bacon at a Cheese Curd Festival Kickoff meeting April 25. The smokey, savory flavor was a crowd-pleaser at the meeting's tasting. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Cheese Curd Festival comin' in hot this year: New curd flavor released, improvements to festival
April 29, 2019 - 3:25pm
Charlie Stuhl and Allie Jennings were named Ellsworth's 2019 Prom King and Queen on Saturday, April 27. Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson
Stuhl and Jennings crowned King and Queen at Ellsworth's prom
April 29, 2019 - 2:09pm