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September 13, 2018
One of the hands-on experiences for visitors was a Civil War Infantry drill. Visitors could learn about the gear that soldiers used from uniforms to guns at the enlisting tent, and participate in one of the two drills held each day.  Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Civil War Weekend brings guests to the past
September 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
September 12, 2018
Yellow Ribbon chili cook-off
September 12, 2018 - 1:26pm
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office video, filmed in 2016, took third place in the USA Today Law Enforcement Lip Sync Challenge. Submitted photoplay button
Dakota County sheriff's lip sync video finishes third in national contest
September 12, 2018 - 8:43am
September 6, 2018
Apples are getting ready for picking at Whistling Well Farm. Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimedia
Orchards are open for the season
September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
September 4, 2018
Run For Their Lives 5K is Sept.15
September 4, 2018 - 10:51am
August 31, 2018
The 2018 Raiders Marching Band will present its preview show 30 p.m. Sept. 5 at Todd Field. Kari Layland Photography
Stepping off toward success: Preview show kicks off competition season
August 31, 2018 - 5:00am
August 30, 2018
Barry Corbin (right) and Mackinlee Waddell star in "Farmer of the Year" the award-winning Midwest-made feature film screening at Hastings Cinema. Submitted photo
'Farmer of the Year' opens Aug. 31 in Hastings
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
Methodists invite all to The Well
August 30, 2018 - 5:00am
August 29, 2018
The crowd wanders through the Hastings car show Saturday evening, Aug. 25, 2018. John Molene / Contributor
Summer cruisin' into autumn
August 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 28, 2018
K-9 demonstrations called off for rest of Minnesota State Fair, mayor orders
August 28, 2018 - 4:58pm
August 26, 2018
John Timmers checks out his wood art display prior to last year’s Art on the Kinni. Submitted photo.
Art on the Kinni, Grand Slam Jam: 2 reasons to visit RF Sept. 8
August 26, 2018 - 10:00am
August 22, 2018
The largest fish in the exhibit is the lake sturgeon, which exceeds 50 inches. A State Fair veteran, this specimen was the gift of an angler who harvested it legally from the St. Croix River several years ago.  DNR photoplay button
Watch: Minn. DNR stocks fish pond as State Fair set to kickoff
August 22, 2018 - 4:04pm
American Legion Riders to ride through Prescott Thursday
August 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
Hank and Ellen Hanten of Hudson have worked together at the Minnesota State Fair for nearly 40 years. It’s become a family affair. Photo courtesy of Hanten family
It's a Hudson family affair at the Minnesota State Fair
August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
An artist paints a portrait during a previous Carpenter Art Festival. This year’s event will be Aug. 25. Submitted photo
Carpenter Art Festival is Aug. 25 in Hudson
August 22, 2018 - 11:24am