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January 3, 2019
Mayor Paul Hicks individually greeted a line of friends, family, city staff and community members at his Farewell Open House in December. Hicks has served as mayor for 12 years, previously serving as a City Council member. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Nearly 30 years of service: Looking back at Mayor Hicks’ time in office
January 3, 2019 - 5:00am
December 26, 2018
Historical society awards grant to pair of Dakota County recipients
December 26, 2018 - 6:00am
December 20, 2018
Corrie Rezachek makes a variety of hats with different patterns and embellishments to be donated to people who need them. This hat will go to a child battling cancer. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings senior makes hundreds of hats for people in need
December 20, 2018 - 2:07pm
December 19, 2018
Franz Harris, left, Emily Christianson, singing, Jeanette Santiago, and Kristianna Harris performed "Silent Night" at the United Lutheran Church in Red Wing on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018.  Harris is descended from composer Photo courtesy of Dodie Harris
'Silent Night' has special meaning for Red Wing family
December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
December 10, 2018
Rachel McNamara, as a young girl, wears roller skates on the porch of her parents' home in Red Wing. Photo courtesy of Rachel McNamaraplay button
Cutting her own track in life: Red Wing native skates at roller derby World Cup
December 10, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 6, 2018
Third Coast Percussion ensemble members (from left to right): Robert Dillon, Sean Connors, David Skidmore and Peter Martin. Photo courtesy of Bucklesweet
Hastings native turned Grammy winner makes the trip home
December 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
November 26, 2018
Update: Missing Prescott teen found safe in Minn.
November 26, 2018 - 3:49pm
November 22, 2018
Taylor Offtermatt, 12, is a seventh-grade student at Cannon Falls and is taking the barrel racing world by storm. Pictured here with her trusty horse Twister, the pair will be competing in Las Vegas the KK Run for Vegas event next month. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Chasing can: Welch girl competing with best barrel racers in the world
November 22, 2018 - 10:00am
November 20, 2018
Fort Snelling Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution members (from left to right): Charlotte Tollander, Janie Puckett, Pat Gallo, Mary Clift, Marie Redlin (seated), Regent Sue Nolan, Joanne Hetzel (seated), Beulah Bauman, Tina Langenfeld and Lois Morlock. Submitted photo
Photo: DAR places little library in community
November 20, 2018 - 5:00am
October 30, 2018
Art Owen stands in a pasture with the Prairie Island buffalo herd, a project that Owen directed. Submitted photo
Art Owen, Dakota spiritual leader, dies at age 68
October 30, 2018 - 2:34pm
October 22, 2018
Mark Laska with his first- and second-place trophies from the Diamond National Karate Tournament. Submitted photo.
Never giving up: Hastings senior takes home first at karate competition
October 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
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
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