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May 21, 2019
The 785-foot smokestack at the Allen S. King plant is Oak Park Heights, Minn., across the river from the Hudson area, has been a familiar site on the Lower St. Croix River for decades. RiverTown file photo
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030; Allen S. King plant to close in 2028
May 21, 2019 - 10:46am
May 16, 2019
Forum Communications Company CEO Bill Marcil Jr.
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
May 16, 2019 - 10:08am
May 7, 2019
National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5-11
May 7, 2019 - 10:26am
May 5, 2019
May Fair coming Mother's Day weekend
May 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 30, 2019
The Hudson City Brewery was founded by Louis Yoerg in 1870 and in 1896 became Casanova Brewing Company when it was sold to the Casanova Brothers. During prohibition Casanova Brewing switched over to bottling near beer and sodas. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Historical Society
Hudson's Octagon House Museum opens May 3
April 30, 2019 - 6:00am
April 29, 2019
UW-River Falls student Dani Durand, an animal science – equine management major, is shown with Hip # 45, MR GAUCHO GIL, a 2-year-old quarter horse gelding. Submitted photo
Annual colt sale set for May 4 at UWRF
April 29, 2019 - 10:00am
April 26, 2019
Dan and Jeanette Klasen of Klasen Apiaries will be one of the vendors at the HGC Market on April 27 at Hudson Middle School. The monthly market brings together local vendors. Submitted photo
Hudson Grocery Co-op hosts monthly market
April 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 23, 2019
Lake Shore III Corporation to acquire First American Bank, National Association
April 23, 2019 - 1:24pm
April 20, 2019
According to Lori Grace of Ulbricht Pumping & Associates, she has seen a dramatic increase in calls about septic issues due to the extreme cold and general craziness of this past winter. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Don't forget about your septic; maintenance is key in preventing issues
April 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 16, 2019
Adam Williamson and Buddy Longen have opened their new bakery My Buddy’s Bakery at 131 Carmichael Road. Longen had previously operated a Bruegger’s Bagel franchise out of the location. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Every buddy's welcome at Buddy's Bakery
April 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2019
Jenna Darcy looks to provide a relaxing experience to clients at her old-school barber shop The Barbers Den. Darcy opened her own place at the end of January. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Old-school barber's shop opens in Hudson
April 13, 2019 - 8:00am
April 12, 2019
Kathy Allen smiles with her mother Patricia Allen. A nurse and single mother, Patricia Allen taught her daughters to respect elders, something Kathy Allen has carried into St. Croix Valley Concierge Services. Submitted photo
Concierge service: Fighting isolation with connection
April 12, 2019 - 10:00am
April 11, 2019
River City Center is currently being remodeled, with a design that better blends with downtown Hudson. This rendering shows the view from Second Street. Image by Ayres Associates
Remodel begins on River City Center
April 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 29, 2019
With 27 beers on tap and a variety of entertainment options from video games to pool tables, Hudson Tap is designed to be an interactive environment, said owner Matt Hoerning, pictured. The new bar and restaurant opened at 417 Second St. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson Tap: 'A good, fun sports bar'
March 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 25, 2019
Little Minds Learning Center employees in River Falls staged a walkout Monday, March 25, after workers alleged problems getting paid. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
River Falls child care workers stage walk-off
March 25, 2019 - 3:35pm