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September 13, 2017
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 6, 2017
Hastings Family Service finished in first in this year's "Swipe Out Hunger." From left to right are: Chris Koop, executive director of Hastings Family Service; Mike Swanson, commercial lender; and Maggie Cichosz, volunteer and communications coordinator. Photo courtesy of Merchants Bank
Hastings Family Service receives $2,500 from 'Swipe Out Hunger'
September 6, 2017 - 8:45am
August 31, 2017
Stacey Zell, RT is coordinator of the Sleep Center at Northfield Hospital. Photo courtesy Northfield Hospital & Clinics
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Upcoming classes in Hudson; tobacco still a problem in St. Croix County: Health briefs
August 31, 2017 - 10:00am
Give blood, get a haircut
August 31, 2017 - 6:00am
August 30, 2017
Elin Aldrich, senior program coordinator for Journey to Freedom at the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
Q&A: Learn about Journey to Freedom program coming to Hudson YMCA
August 30, 2017 - 1:11pm
August 25, 2017
St. Paul's Chinese sister city Changsha gifted the city a replica of its famous Aiwan Pavilion to place in Phalen Park next summer, marking the two cities' 30-year relationship. Image submitted by the Minnesota Friendship Garden Society.
Cultivating friendship: Woodbury woman's passion for Chinese culture, art helps inspire state's first Chinese garden
August 25, 2017 - 8:47am
August 24, 2017
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 22, 2017
Gary Meader / gmeader@duluthnews.com
Scientist studies how modern life is messing with sleep
August 22, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2017
Hansmann on one of his training runs carrying an American flag as practice. Photo courtesy of Stephen Hansmann
Stephen Hansmann will carry special flag during Twin Cities Marathon
August 21, 2017 - 11:38am
August 11, 2017
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 20, 2017
Prescott guard Nick Simon shoots a 3-pointer during warmups for the WIAA Division 3 state semifinal against Lake Mills Thursday, March 16. Simon played football, basketball, and baseball in high school. He was diagnosed with Type-1 diabetes in May of his senior year. Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 12, 2017
Emily Du Houx (left) and Morgan Rogers docked their hand-built boat, the Michi Zeebee, in Hastings before continuing on their two-month journey to New Orleans. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
The Voyage of the Michi Zeebee
July 12, 2017 - 8:26am
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
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