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September 10, 2017
Dan Sherry (right) pulls the lanyard to fire a replica parrot rifle during a cannon firing demonstration as part of Civil War Weekend. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Living history: LeDuc Historic Estate hosts Civil War Weekend in Hastings
September 10, 2017 - 11:31am
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
John Cheever of Rosemount showed off his 1950 Dodge pickup truck painted in a custom bright turquoise blue he mixed in his garage. Cheever was among participants in the 29th Southern Cruzers Summer Spectacular car show Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Dakota County Fairgrounds. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Spectacular sights: 29th Southern Cruzers Summer Spectacular
August 31, 2017 - 5:00pm
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
Music in the orchard: The LeDuc Historic Estate hosts apple orchard concert
August 24, 2017 - 10:28am
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
The children demonstrated how to "pat, pat, pat" the dirt to help their garden grow.
PHOTOS: Stories in the park teach kids about nature
August 21, 2017 - 11:15am
August 19, 2017
With the Mississippi River as a backdrop and a perfect summer evening, country singer Eric Paslay headlines the Live on the Levee fundraiser Saturday in Hastings. RiverTown Multimedia photo by Scott Wente play button
Paslay headlines Live on the Levee fundraiser in Hastings
August 19, 2017 - 10:23pm
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
With help from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, members of the Karen community practiced casting, learned how to bait a hook, then tried their angling techniques on the local bluegill population. Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR
Hooked on a new hobby: DNR hosts Karen community members at Lake Rebecca
August 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
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