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December 6, 2018
In 2017, Pierce County Investigator Pete Koch was one of the many law enforcement officers that volunteered his time during Shop With A Cop. File photo
Shop with a Cop in its fourth year
December 6, 2018 - 11:00am
November 26, 2018
The Free Clinic of Pierce and St. Croix Counties is looking to make connections beyond River Falls, where it's located, to other communities that it serves, especially Hudson. The clinic is looking for donations from Hudson that will be matched by a grant from the Hudson Hospital Foundation, but only until the end of the year. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Free Clinic searching for 'champions' in Hudson
November 26, 2018 - 4:26pm
English Lutheran Church youth Halle Schmidt, Emily Groen, Mia Gardas and Jenna Bechel gather donations for Thanksgiving basket donations. Photos courtesy of English Lutheran Church
English Lutheran provides Thanksgiving for others
November 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 12, 2018
Rick Bowen and Craig Miles are taking over running the annual food drive originally run by "Grumpy Old Men" Mel Germanson and Jerry Carter, with the help of a group of retired River Falls eduators. They're shown with some of those volunteers. From left are: David Cronk, Craig Miles, Rick Bowen, George Baumgartner, and Bill Halverson. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
'Grumpy Old Men' food drive torch passed to new group
November 12, 2018 - 8:00am
November 11, 2018
Local collection sites set for Operation Christmas Child
November 11, 2018 - 9:00am
November 7, 2018
Sara Hove and Abby Koehn ring bells for the Salvation Army at Family Fresh in River Falls. Submitted photo
Red kettles count on enthusiastic bell ringers
November 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 6, 2018
English Lutheran Church youth collected food and created Thanksgiving "baskets" last year to distribute to area families in need. File photo
English Lutheran Church youth gather food for Thanksgiving baskets
November 6, 2018 - 8:00am
WESTconsin begins Mitten Tree campaign
November 6, 2018 - 5:00am
October 29, 2018
Food pantry representatives pictured with the “big” check for $12,000 from Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services’ Operation Round Up® program: Jennifer Thatcher, Executive Director Hunger Prevention Council; Candice Anderson, River Falls Food Pantry; Chris Tackmann,  Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services; Joan Nabbefeld, Plum City Pantry and Nolan DeMarce, Elmwood Food Pantry. Submitted photo.
Food shelves benefit from electric bill 'round ups'
October 29, 2018 - 1:40pm
October 26, 2018
Artist Lizzy Rodewald painted relaxing, outdoor scenes in the Have A Heart Farm respite bedrooms, including the Have A Heart backyard, a treehouse and the River Falls Swinging Bridge. Submitted photos
Prescott Foundation grant puts joy on Have A Heart's walls
October 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
October 16, 2018
Winter coats needed for local kids
October 16, 2018 - 3:19pm
October 13, 2018
The Hudson Police Department shows off its police vehicle and equipment to the Hudson Trail Life USA group. Submitted photo
Hudson Trail Life USA geared toward Christ-based scouting
October 13, 2018 - 8:00am
October 12, 2018
Plum City implementing backpack program
October 12, 2018 - 10:00am
June 13, 2018
Take a cue from these girls, and sign up to volunteer at the 17th annual Cheese Curd Festival. Volunteer hours translate to dollars donated to local nonprofits. Submitted photo
Cheese Curd Festival volunteers support local nonprofits
June 13, 2018 - 3:59pm
May 18, 2018
The Ellsworth Fire Department has eight new probationary members and a total of nine new recruits that recently went through fire classes and certification. Pictured are (from left) Dan Daleiden, Alex Dravis, Carl Falkner, Jessi Willenbring, Adam Figi, Mike Bull, Calvin Omtvedt and Pete Lane. Missing from photo: Cory Brathall. Sara Tischauser / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth fire department adding new volunteers
May 18, 2018 - 6:56pm
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