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October 18, 2018
John Zimmer has owned Sogn Valley Orchard for 11 years, making big changes to the orchard to maximize efficiency. Zimmer, pictured here with his trusty sidekick Collie, is shown in front of a Winter Banana Apple tree. Zimmer said there are only three trees like this in the state. They are all located at Sogn Valley Orchard. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Do you like apples? Sogn Valley Orchard has the answer
October 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 13, 2018
Mary Manofsky and Donna Pieroni star in "Lunch Ladies," a dark comedy written and produced by Hastings native Clarissa Jacobson. Photo courtesy of Clarissa Jacobson.
Hastings native's short to show at Twin Cities Film Fest
October 13, 2018 - 5:00am
October 12, 2018
David Clarey
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
Farmington's Antonia Felix released her latest book "Elizabeth Warren: Her Fight. Her Work. Her Life." this year. Courtesy of Source Books
Farmington author digs into political figure Elizabeth Warren
October 12, 2018 - 6:00am
October 11, 2018
Palmer trains on Oct. 4, 2018, at Conquer Ninja Warrior in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
'Wild Ninja': Woodbury girl competes in American Ninja Warrior Junior
October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
River Blades coach Amanda Truax helps a first-time skater recover from a fall. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
Skating towards success
October 11, 2018 - 5:00am
October 5, 2018
Pam and Dick Thorson laugh as Mayor Paul Hicks announces Sept. 26 as Pam and Dick Thorson Day. Kelsey Roy/RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Honoring the Thorsons: Mayor proclaims day for local couple
October 5, 2018 - 8:32am
September 24, 2018
Local children's author awarded by MCA
September 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 7, 2018
2018 scholarship recipient Bailey Fluegel (right) and AAUW member Glenda Schnirring. Submitted photo
American Association of University Women academic award
September 7, 2018 - 5:00am
September 5, 2018
The tiny boat was found wedged between logs where the Cannon River pours into the Mississippi River. Submitted photo.
Adrift on the Mississippi: Tiny boat found near Red Wing still hasn’t found its makers
September 5, 2018 - 1:17pm
September 4, 2018
Scott Rohr, from Rosemount, holds the Excellence in Customer Service Award he received from Augustana-Elim Care Services, who manage The Rosemount Senior Living at Steeple Center in Rosemount.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia.
Selfless: Rohr given award for work at Rosemount Senior Living
September 4, 2018 - 9:56am
September 1, 2018
The new band Rose Creek Boys will play at the Steeple Center in Rosemount and perform a blend of folk songs, classic country and bluegrass music. Band members Harley Colburn (left), Chuck Benda and Larry Erickson came together after playing jam sessions at The Guitar Shop in Rosemount. Photo courtesy of Rosemount Area Arts Council
Hastings' Benda shines in Rose Creeks Boys
September 1, 2018 - 5:00am
August 17, 2018
Cullen and Roxanne Kiely of Cottage Grove are the subject of a short film, "Cullen's Ticket to Ride," on SWC-TV. Cullen Kiely saw the band Aug. 21, 1965 at their one and only concert appearance in Minnesota. Submitted photo
Cottage Grove couple believes in 'Yesterday'
August 17, 2018 - 5:00am
August 15, 2018
Henry Fox is shown with some of his six children and 19 grandchildren who have all participated in Dakota County 4-H programs and some were members of the Happy-Go-Getters Dakota County 4-H Club that he and his wife, Katie, founded in 1939 at Dakota County Fair in Farmington. Photo courtesy of Fox family
Honoring a fair legend: Dakota County Fair Board dedicates Fox 4-H arena
August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
Mike Hazard (left) from Minneapolis explains one of his photos from the HAFA Farm to Maggie Paynter, Red Wing Arts board member, during a reception on Aug. 10, 2018. His work is hanging at the Red Wing Depot. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos illustrate life of Hmong farmers
August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm