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July 17, 2017
JoAnn and Greg Parks, who live between Cadot and Cornell, Wis., sold this decorated yellowware seated spaniel for nearly $2,000 after having the item appraised by Mark Moran at an appraisal event last year at the Friday Memorial Library. Photo courtesy of JoAnn and Greg Parks
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
July 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
The River City Chorale will provide special music at two Sunday worship services July 23 at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, Minn. Photo courtesy of River City Chorale
River City Chorale offers summer performances
July 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
2017 Pierce County Fair tickets now available
July 17, 2017 - 1:43pm
July 16, 2017
At last year’s Kids Fishing Derby, Carissa Lewandowski won the prize for the most fish caught. Kids ages 6-12 are invited to join in the fun at the RiverFest Fishing Derby from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, July 22. Photo submitted by Jacki Bradham
RiverFest is this week. Here's your event schedule
July 16, 2017 - 10:00am
July 14, 2017
Find Waldo in Hudson
July 14, 2017 - 7:00am
July 13, 2017
The River Falls community will celebrate “Trout ‘n About on the Kinni” at the 43nd Annual River Falls Days festival this Thursday-Sunday, July 13-16. Friday’s annual River Falls Days Parade is the region’s largest with over 130 entries and an estimated 10,000 spectators. Photo courtesy of Chris Blasius
River Falls Days weekend schedule
July 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
July 12, 2017
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am
July 7, 2017
Bone marrow donor Peter Favilla. Sumbitted photo courtesy of Peter Favilla
Peter Favilla’s past caught up with him, so to speak — and it saved a life
July 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 3, 2017
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am
June 30, 2017
Amelia Skye Dunlap is getting ready to take her second shot at the Miss Wisconsin USA pageant. She's hoping to win the title this year. (Submitted photo)
'I'm just a girl chasing a dream'
June 30, 2017 - 11:33am
Area 4th of July celebrations/fireworks guide
June 30, 2017 - 5:00am
June 28, 2017
Hudson Booster Days 2017 will will kick off with the opening of the carnival (5 p.m.-close) on Thursday, June 29. File photo
Booster Days packed full of fun and excitement
June 28, 2017 - 6:00am
June 27, 2017
Former Hudson Star-Observer reporter and columnist, and cancer survivor, Meg Heaton served as master of ceremonies at the 2017 Relay for Life of Hudson Friday, June 23, at Lakefront Park. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
Relay For Life strives to reach goal
June 27, 2017 - 6:36am
June 24, 2017
Carl Gaede (pictured) and his wife Julie, have co-founded Tutapona Trauma Rehabilitiation with the goal of providing programs to the must vulnerable people in the world. Photo by Helen Manson
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
June 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 22, 2017
Janet Fogg as Freda Schaffer in the film "No Blood of Mine," which was filmed in Duluth. Submitted photo
Hudson brings talent to Minnesota film
June 22, 2017 - 3:01pm
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