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St. Croix EMS will mark EMS Week May 21-27. The community is welcome to visit the station. Photo courtesy of St. Croix EMS.
EMS invites community in during EMS Week
5 hours 25 min ago
May 17, 2017
Angie Payden shows her 18-month sobriety chip that she received in February 2015. Payden struggled with sobriety for years, but she’s now four years sober. Submitted photo by Angie Payden.
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Senior falls educational event set for May 18 at Hudson Hospital
May 12, 2017 - 1:04pm
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
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 7, 2017
Hudson Hospital & Clinic President and CEO Marian Furlong makes poignant closing remarks at the conclusion of the Make It OK Community Conversation on mental illness. (Submitted photo)
Community conversation tackles depression with humor
April 7, 2017 - 7:00am
January 24, 2017
Diabetes prevention: Y program is step in the right direction
January 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 20, 2017
The YMCA of Hudson was recently designated a Family Friendly Workplace at the highest level.From left are Kelly Fox, Christine Reynebeau, Nikki Meyer, Chris Kost, Tom Holland, Breanna Burmester, DeAnn Nicklay and  Heidi Freitag.  Kost is the YMCA executive director. Holland was the Hudson Y's first director and is now working to establish Family Friendly Workplaces throughout the area. (submitted photo)
YMCA is Family Friendly Workplace
January 20, 2017 - 3:49pm
December 10, 2016
Mother Erin Krech, left, has sought help from Dr. Kim Dire, right,  who is treating her son Ethan for ARFID - Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder. Dire was at Healing Waters Health Center in Hudson for a training on the disorder. (photo by Meg Heaton)
ARFID could be to blame for so-called picky eaters
December 10, 2016 - 8:00am
December 5, 2016
Some 50 members of United Methodist Church recently gathered to learn how their congregation can become a “dementia friendly” church. The church staff has already completed the training. (submitted photos)
United Methodist training to be a dementia friendly congregation
December 5, 2016 - 7:00am
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