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February 19, 2018
One of two smaller playgrounds at Sunnyside Elementary School. Samantha Bengs / RiverTown Multimedia
Sunnyside staff eyes playground enhancements
February 19, 2018 - 1:54pm
February 15, 2018
Red Wing High School Speech Team at the Feb. 10, 2018, tournament in Rochester. Submitted photo
Speech team takes third
February 15, 2018 - 11:56am
February 6, 2018
Minn. third-grader pulls trigger of cop’s gun, fires shot
February 6, 2018 - 8:26am
February 5, 2018
Melissa Irwin, Sandy Carrington and Mackayla Irwin at the Red Wing High School Scholarship Award Banquet where Carrington presented Irwin with the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship award. Submitted photo
Sisterhood funds education for next generation
February 5, 2018 - 7:49am
February 3, 2018
Public invited to view Goodhue School construction plans
February 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 29, 2018
Ellsworth Elementary School students welcomed members of their community to their new school by performing a song at the school's open house on Monday, Jan. 29. Katie Davidson / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Community thanked at Ellsworth Elementary School open house
January 29, 2018 - 10:57pm
Minnesota State College Southeast names interim president
January 29, 2018 - 8:37pm
January 26, 2018
Kids and their parents enjoyed Musically Minded: Music for Preschoolers on Jan. 13. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Cultivating kids interest in books at the library
January 26, 2018 - 12:13pm
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 18, 2018
Superintendent Barry Cain said the first day of school at the new Ellsworth Elementary went even more smoothly than expected. Photo courtesy of Mindy Anderson
School board reflects on new school's smooth opening
January 18, 2018 - 6:00am
January 15, 2018
MSC Southeast offers scholarships for high-demand career programs
January 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 12, 2018
Ellsworth senior Ryan McGregor has been selected as one of Wisconsin's top-20 finalists for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program based on his achievements in school despite the hardships he's undergone throughout his high school career. Photo courtesy of Ryan McGregor
McGregor honored as scholars program finalist
January 12, 2018 - 11:00am
January 10, 2018
The first day of school in the new Ellsworth Elementary building was deemed a resounding success, said Superintendent Barry Cain. Pictured here are the building’s two principals, Mary Zimmerman (grades 4K-1) and John Groh (grades 2-5) Friday, Jan. 5. Groh served as principal of Hillcrest while Zimmerman led Prairie View before the transition to the new combined school. Photo courtesy of Mindy Anderson
SUPERINTENDENT'S COLUMN: Elementary school opens for first day
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Ellsworth Middle School seventh graders put Ellsworth on the map by winning the South Pole Challenge. Pictured celebrating are (from left) Katie Gillespie, Audrey Farrell, Ciara Roberson, Vincent Young, Tara McWaters, Oden Anderson, Aiden Johnson, Quinn Emery, Catelynn Eckhoff, Sophia Tharalson, Tucker Larson, Gabe Calderon, Blake Truesdill, Asher Girnau and teacher Kathleen O’Shea. Not pictured: Hailey Marquart-Smith. Photo courtesy of Ellsworth Middle School
EMS wins South Pole Experiment Contest 2017
January 10, 2018 - 7:43am
January 2, 2018
Jay Haugen of Farmington said tiny house residents are people who can enhance a city. “These are folks you want to have in your community who volunteer, shop local and have community gardens and are part of life,” he said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Living larger life in 'tiny house': Superintendent advocates for Farmington to lead Tiny Home movement
January 2, 2018 - 7:47am