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September 24, 2018
Wisconsin roundup: Exploding tire rim kills worker in Dunn County; more state news stories
9 hours 2 min ago
Bay City man killed in tractor rollover
11 hours 25 min ago
McKayla Mattison and her horse "A Sky Full of Starz" took first place at the Otter Creek Farm Fall Horse Trial on Sunday, Sept. 16. Photo courtesy of McKayla Mattison
Mattison shines with 'A Sky Full of StarZ'
12 hours 42 min ago
St. Catherine's University, located in St. Paul, held its 15th Annual Alumni Softball Game on Sunday, Sept. 22. The Middle Border Conference was represented by three former high school players: Lindsay Burr (left, Baldwin-Woodville), Kaili Wescott (middle, Prescott) and Jenna George (right, Ellsworth). The former competitors are excited to play together as teammates this coming softball season. Submitted by Jan Wescott
College sports: MBC represented at St. Kate's alumni game
13 hours 19 min ago
St. Croix County Circuit Court Judge Edward Vlack, shown during last week's evidence phase, on Monday, Sept. 25, declared a mistrial in the case of Nicholas H. Cherrier. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Mistrial declared in Cherrier trial
13 hours 23 min ago
Tasha Schuh
Schuh inspires EMS students to be resilient
14 hours 34 min ago
St. Joseph Parish School students Conner, Cora Olson, Cadyn Hillebrand, McKenzie, Allie Tibayan, Jacob Chesney work on wall climbing at Camp St. Croix in Hudson.
St. Joseph students tackle team building
15 hours 34 min ago
Elmwood/Plum City's Tyler Maxwell recorded 45 receiving yards and one touchdown after grabbing two of Zack Phillips' passes in the Wolves' 50-12 win over the Flambeau Falcons on Friday, Sept. 21. (File photo)
Football: Wolves trample Falcons; Spring Valley undefeated in DSC play; Prescott's postseason chances shrink
16 hours 15 min ago
Ellsworth High School graduate Brooke Thoen, 19,is a finalist in the Celebration of Music. People may cast their online vote for Brooke Elizabeth (her stage name) at https://celebrationofmusic.com/contestants. Submitted photo
Local teen finalist in music competition
16 hours 40 min ago
Grades K-5 youth dancers are going to cut loose when they perform “Footloose” at the Panther football game halftime show Friday, Sept. 28 with the Ellsworth High School dance team, coached by Angie McHardy and Amy Hill. The dance team led the youth in the routine on Saturday, Sept. 22. After practice, they treated those gathered to a preview of their show. Sarah Nigbor / RiverTown Multimedia
Youth dancers will 'cut loose' Friday at halftime show
17 hours 19 min ago
September 23, 2018
Ellsworth homecoming king Alex Matzek and queen Emily Ray rode in style in the homecoming parade on Friday, Sept. 21. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth homecoming produces Panther pride
September 23, 2018 - 5:44pm
Lorna Ross
Literally Lorna column: Turning 50 is a new life chapter
September 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
Pastor Mike Knudson was sad to see his grandpa’s combine being cut into pieces of scrap metal. Photo courtesy of Mike Knudson
COUNTRY PASTOR: Feelings at harvest time run deep
September 23, 2018 - 8:00am
September 22, 2018
In order to get the whooping cranes to follow humans in the ultra-light airplane, caretakers had to spend many hours working with young cranes to get them to imprint on humans. Photo courtesy of Operation Migration
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
September 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
Fiberglass insulation was splattered along the back windows of the middle-high school, but no windows were broken in the Thursday, Sept. 21, storm. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimedia
UPDATE: Spring Valley Middle-High will be open for classes Monday; repairs underway
September 22, 2018 - 2:14pm