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October 27, 2018
Keira Aufderhar, Maggie Pechacek and Clint Thom were the winners of the 2018 Pumpkins in the Park costume parade contest. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Gallery: Pumpkins in the Park adds excitement for Halloween
October 27, 2018 - 3:24pm
October 25, 2018
National Guard troops lined Beale Street during a protest on March 29, 1968. “I was in every march, all of ’em, with that sign: I AM A MAN,” recalls former sanitation worker Ozell Ueal. Photo courtesy of Smithsonian Magazine. Bettmman Collection / Getty Images
UW-River Falls Peterson Lecture explores tie between workers and the economy
October 25, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 23, 2018
Roughly 200 Ellsworth and area residents attended the Design Ellsworth event on Oct. 19. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
Design Ellsworth met with enthusiasm, hopes
October 23, 2018 - 4:16pm
October 18, 2018
Move Over law highlighted Saturday
October 18, 2018 - 3:10pm
October 17, 2018
Big River Theatre in Alma, Wis., will be one of the three main venues for the 2018 Flyway Film Festival. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Flyway Film Fest getting underway
October 17, 2018 - 5:00am
October 15, 2018
Children and their parents enjoy painting at a recent Play & Learn class. Photo courtesy of Ashley Bruggeman
Family Resource Center offers fall groups for families
October 15, 2018 - 10:00am
October 8, 2018
Join the fun for Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day this Saturday, Oct. 13. Bruce Elliott and his Jitney bus are shown at the Vintage and Classic Car Show in Hudson. Submitted photo
Yellowstone Trail Heritage Day on Oct. 13
October 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 4, 2018
Community calendar: Herald Happenings tell you what's going on around town
October 4, 2018 - 12:03pm
September 27, 2018
Paul and Dawn Kangas of Spring Valley stand among the crowd watching the Dam Days parade roll by Sunday, Sept. 23. David Clarey / RiverTown Multimedia
GALLERY: And with fall comes Dam Days
September 27, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 26, 2018
This 16-year-old pug (that's 112 in dog years) has a hard time walking long distances, so her owners pushed her around the Dog Days in a small stroller. WCCO's Pat Kessler, a pug owner himself, asked to take a picture with this senior dog. Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
Stockholm has gone to the dogs
September 26, 2018 - 4:02pm
September 22, 2018
Have ya herd?
September 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 20, 2018
On Friday night, Aug. 11 at the Pierce County Fair it wasn’t long before you heard the roar of the combined tractor and truck pull starting in the grandstand. The tractor and truck pull did a combined event to bring double the excitement for spectators. Photo courtesy of Ann Webb
2018 Pierce County Fair Tractor & Truck Pull winners announced
September 20, 2018 - 6:00am
September 18, 2018
Emily Roberts of Snake Discovery helps two girls hang on to "Popcorn" in Ellsworth's East End Park Aug. 23. Photo courtesy of Pete McEathron
GALLERY: Ellsworth gets comfortable with reptiles
September 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
Nathan Jennings and Ben Dusek, of the River Falls FFA, hold pigs Eden Elotta Bacon, and AbraHam Linken. The pigs were named via a contest held on Facebook. Both come from the farm of Tim Jennings. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
BACON BASH GALLERY: Bringing out the bacon lovers
September 18, 2018 - 3:15pm
September 15, 2018
Michael Anderson poses with trash collected during the Three Rivers Expedition.  He and Paul Twedt collected over three tons of trash.  Photo by Paul Twedt
Three Rivers Project cleans 6,300 pounds of trash
September 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
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