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May 11, 2017
Andrea and Chad Hanson of Goodhue, Minn., have been married for nearly 10 years. She was his care assistant following a crash that left him paralyzed. Andrea’s recounting of their love story is featured in “Oola for Women: Find Balance in an Unbalanced World.” Photo courtesy of Andrea Hanson
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon speaks May 5, 2017, at the office of HOPE Coalition in Red Wing about the state’s Safe at Home address confidentiality program as HOPE Coalition outreach advocate Staci Greenlee listens. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Minn. Secretary of State touts address confidentiality program
May 11, 2017 - 8:46am
May 9, 2017
The green team at Hudson Hospital & Clinic is responsible for coordinating sustainability initiatives across the campus. Pictured from left to right are Patricia Schank, Dana Slade, Sarah Thomson, Jeff Persells, Linda Larsen, Jean Weiler, Lisa Steinmaus and Emily LaBadie. Submitted photo.
Hudson Hospital nominated for sustainability
May 9, 2017 - 7:00am
May 7, 2017
Author Connie Goldman will speak on the opportunities people face as they get older at the program “Changes, Challenges, Choices” at Bethel Lutheran on May 10. Submitted photo
Bethel program to feature "Changes, Challenges, Choices" of aging
May 7, 2017 - 8:00am
May 5, 2017
Mildred Risser celebrated her 102nd birthday at the end of April. She said she has no secret explanation for living so long. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
Celebrating a century of life, plus some change
May 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 3, 2017
The Kelly family raises chickens on their farm near Red Wing. Marty Kelly says he teaches his children safe handling and hygiene practices when caring for the birds. Photo courtesy of Marty Kelly
Keep safe keeping backyard chickens
May 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Hudson Physicians participates in Reach Out and Read
May 3, 2017 - 7:00am
April 26, 2017
“I fell so hard in love with this pig within the first five minutes of meeting him,” said sanctuary founder, Kara Breci. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 25, 2017
Heather and Kaitlyn Bohl, from left, and Colin Palmersheim cut pieces for the shoes.
Volunteers send shoes With Love, From Hudson
April 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 24, 2017
Thirty boxes filled with unwanted medication were stacked up and ready to be shipped last week at the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities expected an April 29 Drug Take Back Day event to add to the shipment. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Family Fresh to hold drug take-back event
April 24, 2017 - 3:11pm
April 21, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 20, 2017
Kids and parents take off at the start of the Easter egg hunt hosted by the Hudson Boosters on Saturday, April 15 at Prospect Park. Kids had the chance to grab candy before a raffle for a bike. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimediaplay button
Boosters hold annual Easter egg hunt
April 20, 2017 - 4:27pm
Hudson middle schoolers are planning a fun run to benefit the Hudson Dog Park on April 22. Pictured are (front row, from left) Matt Dunn, Lynn Gobina, Grace Goertzen, Jaden Sachse, Carter Busta, Nate Vaudreuil and Josiah Opatz; and back row, Peyton Butterfield, Claire Keech, Ella Schienle, Quinn Williams, Maddy Berg, Brody Vonberge, Gabe Hockbein and their teacher Katie Rolstad. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
Hudson Middle Schoolers host Doggity Fun Run
April 20, 2017 - 7:00am
April 18, 2017
During the fifth annual Ag Day at University of Wisconsin- River Falls Tuesday, April 18, educational and interactive booths, food samples, farm animals and equipment will be set outside in the University Center mall on the UWRF campus to help event attendees meet farmers and agriculturalists. Photo courtesy of Deb Toftness/UWRF
UWRF to host interactive Ag Day
April 18, 2017 - 8:07am
The Red Chair, a symbol of Bed and Breakfast awareness that has traveled across the country, made a stop in Hudson to visit The Phipps Inn Bed and Breakfast. Submitted photo.
Red Chair national journey makes stop in Hudson
April 18, 2017 - 7:00am