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Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
Simulated nuclear incident exercise scheduled for Tuesday
Hampton restaurant rises from the ashes with a new name
Hastings man charged in fatal crash accident
Driver arrested in connection with fatal Rosemount crash involving boulder
crime and courts
Hastings' Kuhn is playing with more confidence than ever
Rivertown Days Tennis Tournament celebrates 40 years
United Heroes League and Minnesota Twins host clinic for military kids
Town Ball: Mudhens overpower Aces in Fourth of July rematch
Town Ball: Hawks rely on youth as lineup solidifies
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
Mural completed for installation at Levee Park in Hastings
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
'Fight the New Drug' event in Woodbury to examine effects of pornography
arts and entertainment
PROBATE NOTICE: Dennis A. Schramm Estate; 19HA-PR-18-472
CITY OF VERMILLION: Notice of Eleciton Filings
CITY OF COATES: 2018 Budget Summary
CITY OF HASTINGS PUBLIC NOTICE Amend City Code Chapter 34
DENMARK TOWNSHIP: Notice of Filing for 2018 State General Elections.
Event hall renovations complete at Little Log House Pioneer Village
Interactive Look: The U.S. exports $135 billion in farm products each year. Here's a closer look.
Cooperative helps Hmong farmers
Merging: Two local businesses become one
For the love of agriculture: Nicolai keeps plowing away after 50 years
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Richard Patrick Duray
Dorothy G. Raway
Alice E. (Nord) Johanson
Muriah Dee Lukowicz
Lou & Robin Paulson
Juliana Marie Raway
Paul & Donna Wagner
Editorial: Minnesota right to license trainers
Letters: Pedestrians have rights on the road, too;
Bea Westerberg column: Real tomatoes can have real problems
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
Westerberg column: Thanks to technology, fresh corn is near
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January 8, 2018
Column: Kindness offers lifelong lessons
At this time of year, we often hear about random acts of kindness in which people go out of their way to help others. These acts may be as simple...
January 8, 2018 - 7:49am
January 7, 2018
Column: Ring out the old, ring in the new
Would you think it would be a good idea if Mother Nature did something outstanding and special to signal in the new year? You go to bed and wake up in the morning and there is no big fan fair to say "It's a whole new year!" I am not sure what I would want her to do but maybe something...
January 7, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 2, 2018
Column: Get the most out of that Christmas tree
Are you reading this in a fully restored home environment? Is everything, old and new, all blended and tucked into the home landscape? Do you...
January 2, 2018 - 2:18pm
December 21, 2017
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
December 17, 2017
Viewpoint: Pause for more presence, fewer presents
The holiday season is underway. Some fully embrace it and others would rather the season pass quickly. I am somewhere in the middle. Sitting in the mellow glow of light from our holiday decorations in the mornings is a pleasure. Digging out old family recipes and making, sharing,...
December 17, 2017 - 8:00am
November 11, 2017
Viewpoint: Falling into peak pumpkin season
It is truly written in stone that the fall/winter season has arrived. Those blasted mice have declared our farm house a "center of interest and good living." Anything and everything is explored and chewed on. I would not be surprised to see a little band of mice marching across the...
November 11, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 10, 2017
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
Virtually everyone is aware of the nationwide jostling taking place to attract Amazon's announced $50 billion corporate headquarters. I can't...
November 10, 2017 - 8:45am
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
Column: Drop-off debacles affect parents, too
The dreaded drop-off. As parents, we've all experienced it. Whether it's for work, a vacation or a night away, the drop-off is inevitable. Sooner...
October 25, 2017 - 8:54am
October 23, 2017
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: 1.9 percent budget proposal, feedback sought
The net impact of the proposed 2018 Dakota County budget would be an increase of 1.9 percent or less in the property tax levy, or roughly $8...
October 23, 2017 - 8:27pm
Education viewpoint: Community needed to raise leaders
What does it take to prepare our kids to be future leaders? This is a question that we need to ask before they will be ready to lead. The fact...
October 23, 2017 - 8:45am
October 15, 2017
Viewpoint: 'Due process' respects, protects privacy of city employees
I've received a number of letters and emails, and have had numerous conversations in the past month pertaining to how the administration of our...
October 15, 2017 - 7:49am
October 14, 2017
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Our apple crop last year was near zero because the blossoms were killed by late-spring frosts. This year our orchard produced an abundance of...
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
October 4, 2017
Make your own English Muffin Toasting Bread at home
All last winter I kept hearing about this amazing English Muffin Toasting Bread my parents were making while wintering in sunny Florida. Unable...
October 4, 2017 - 10:04am
October 2, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm