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February 8, 2019
Ellen Kennedy
World Without Genocide founder to speak at UW-River Falls Feb. 11
February 8, 2019 - 10:00am
February 6, 2019
The Ship Rats smoosh board team, made up of Ava Janisch, Brooke Jerrick, Martina Kreattley and Savannah Berg run in the championship race. The Ship Rats won the costume contest, while Noah Gerdts, Megan Fischer, Emily Gerdts and Laura Gerdts took the championship trophy. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia
Gallery: Warmer weather welcomes Hot Air Affair
February 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
Houlton Elementary students Ava Lindley and Chloe Kemp have snacks ready for those who have donated blood at the student-led blood drive Jan. 17. Submitted photo
Photo recap: Houlton students lead blood drive
February 6, 2019 - 10:46am
Pictured are the seven 2019 Conservation Speaking Contest participants, including (front, from left) Everett Theisen, Alex Bremer, Grady Jensen; (back, from left) Sonya Olson-Pechacek, Claire Gilles and Avery Singel. Submitted photo
Students take part in county conservation speech contest
February 6, 2019 - 10:00am
February 5, 2019
A team from the YMCA Camp St. Croix prepares to jump into the cold water at last year’s River Dunk fundraiser. This year’s event will be Saturday, Feb. 16. Submitted photo
Hudson Rotary preparing for River Dunk
February 5, 2019 - 5:00am
February 4, 2019
First Presbyterian Church invites all from the community to a workshop on centering prayer. The workshop will be Saturday, March 2. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
First Presbyterian hosts centering prayer open to all
February 4, 2019 - 5:00pm
John and Elizabeth Repavich pose at the selfie station during last year's Daddy/Daughter Dance March 17. Submitted photo
Community Education hosts 'Daddy/Daughter Dance'
February 4, 2019 - 5:00am
February 2, 2019
Colorful balloons stand ready to launch Saturday morning for the Hot Air Affair. Rebecca Mariscal / Rivertown Multimedia
Warmer weather welcomes Hot Air Affair
February 2, 2019 - 8:25pm
January 31, 2019
The Hudson Hot Air Affair balloon launches offer a colorful show for spectators. Visit to learn about the 35+balloons and pilots scheduled to attend 30th annual Hot Air Affair. Submitted photo
Hudson Hot Air Affair: Let the fun begin!
January 31, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 30, 2019
Michelle Webb, Linda White, Brian Scheel and Taylor Scheel are three generations of Hudson Hot Air Affair volunteers. This photo was taken in the early 2000s. Photo courtesy of Evy Nerbonne
Hudson Hot Air Affair = Family affair for many
January 30, 2019 - 6:00am
January 26, 2019
Captain Jack, from Captain Jack Entertainment, with Hudson Hot Air Affair committee members Carla Timmerman, Taylor Scheel and Linda White. Photo courtesy of Evy Nerbonne
Captain Jack to be Grand Marshal of pirate themed HAA parade
January 26, 2019 - 10:00am
January 24, 2019
Cole and Kristin Larrieu are pictured the day after Christmas, almost six months after Cole's accident. Submitted photo
It's a MiraCole: Friends, family to host bowling benefit for RF grad Cole Larrieu
January 24, 2019 - 8:00am
WESTconsin Credit Union is the corporate sponsor of the Hudson Hot Air Affair. Many of the WESTconsin Credit Union representatives are wearing the new Hot Air Affair shirts which will be available for purchase during the event. (Front row, from left): Marki Thompson, Bri Klaren, Maria Harp, Lori Rayome; (back: Deanna Grigus, Maria Schmitt, Terri Huckabee, Emma Andersen, Heather King, Sandy Kloetzke, Mary Behling, Kyle Hayes and Sharon Young. Submitted photo
Hot Air Affair pre-events kick off this weekend
January 24, 2019 - 5:00am
January 23, 2019
Taste of Hot Air Affair features local wines, beers & spirits
January 23, 2019 - 8:37am
January 21, 2019
Seventh grade players are, from left, first row, Charlie Boomsma, Bradyn Bezanson, Ethan Hinz, and Alyssa Miller; second row, Coach Brian Hinz, Coach Elaine Yacoub Martins, James Bauer, Graham Sittlow, Zachary Daulton, Coach Ron Daulton, Sam Martins, and Coach Jamie Bezanson. Not pictured is Isabelle Aza. Submitted photo
Recap: St. Pats hosts annual basketball tournament
January 21, 2019 - 9:28am