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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
Preston Raden and Molly Thomley were crowned Prescott's 2019 Prom King and Queen at the Saturday, April 27, grand march. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
'Paris, Je T'aime' comes to Prescott
April 29, 2019 - 1:39pm
Pictured are Sharon Reyzer, Supervisor St. Croix County Public Health; Cathy Harter, Sandy Schletz, Lizzy Ward from First Presbyterian Church, Kelli Engen, Health Officer St. Croix County Public Health. Submitted photo
First Presbyterian named 'Friend of Public Health'
April 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
National Infant Immunization Week stresses importance of immunizations
April 29, 2019 - 11:49am
April 27, 2019
The Plum City High School Prom Court at grand march on Saturday, April 27, which included Dalton Binkowski, Zack Phillips, Josh Bernier, King John Henn, Tyler Andrews, Queen Halli Martin, Mikinzie Ingli, Alexus Bataglia, Hannah Batho and Maggie Urschel. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Plum City crowns prom king and queen
April 27, 2019 - 6:49pm
April 25, 2019
The new Pierce County Fair Book will be available at area businesses and libraries starting May 1, 2019. Submitted photo
New Pierce County Fair books now available
April 25, 2019 - 4:44pm
April 22, 2019
Children gathered around the Elmwood royalty as they read raffle prize winners' names Saturday, April 20 in Butternut Park. Myah Hofacker clutches the bunny she just won. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
A 'Hoppy Easter' in Elmwood
April 22, 2019 - 9:27am
ECSD hosts child development screening, 4K & 5K registration
April 22, 2019 - 5:00am
April 20, 2019
Directors re-elected to the Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services Board at its annual meeting on March 23, included: Brian Berg (District 3), Gerald Drier (District 1), and Edward Hass (District 2), all who ran unopposed. Ann Young (District 5) was elected after challenging for the seat. Submitted photo
Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services holds 82nd annual meeting
April 20, 2019 - 10:00am
April 16, 2019
Julia Kauth (front), one of the 2019 honored survivors, enters the 2019 River Falls / Pierce County Relay For Life Friday, April 5 with her parents Amanda (right) and Torey (center, behind Julia), also honored at Relay.  Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
GALLERY: Local hearts supporting cancer fighters, survivors at River Falls Pierce County Relay for Life
April 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 15, 2019
James Roesler holds his son Thatcher Roesler, winner of another bike. Thatcher expressed some nervousness about the Easter Bunny along with a few other children. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Easter in Ellsworth: Searching for eggs and meeting the Easter Bunny
April 15, 2019 - 11:09am