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May 28, 2019
"I have felt really welcomed here. People are really friendly," said Stephanie Tardiff, a transplant from Maine and new manager at Crystal Cave in Spring Valley. Her position at the tourist site has allowed her to use her Earth and Environmental Science degree from Unity College in Maine and work with her major interests. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
From Maine to Wisconsin: New Crystal Cave manager arrives in midst of expansion
May 28, 2019 - 10:00am
May 24, 2019
Nadia Sigler poses in the Madison capitol building with her self portrait, a unique art piece using coffee grounds and pencil, on April 9. Sigler was awarded $1,000 which she said will go toward her tuition. Submitted photo.
With brew she drew: Ellsworth senior wins money for coffee grounds self-portrait
May 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 19, 2019
Army Reservist and Ellsworth High School social studies teacher Ryan Casper holds his 4 1/2-month-old son Raleigh Casper July 19, 2018, the day of departure for a 10-month deployment to Kuwait. This was his sixth deployment in almost 40 years of military experience, but his first time leaving a young child at home. Submitted photo.
Daddy in the Army, Mommy at home: How an Ellsworth couple is coping with a 10-month deployment and a new firstborn
May 19, 2019 - 9:00am
May 18, 2019
"I read a lot when I was a kid and I would write plays and parodies of stuff I would read," Jenica Giese, graduating senior at Ellsworth High School said. Her love for English is taking her on a journey to acquiring a journalism degree after graduation. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Ellsworth senior avoiding regrets, inspiring others in high school after losing peer
May 18, 2019 - 8:00am
May 10, 2019
The cover of the Gipford mothers' book which will be released on Mother's Day. Submitted photo
'We've always had a story': Ellsworth stepmom and ex-wife co-write book on their mixed family's experiences
May 10, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2019
A picture of Tanner Kelm in his football uniform sits on a table during a fundraiser at a Wildcat basketball game this past February. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia.
They've got his back: River Falls athlete not alone in cancer fight
May 9, 2019 - 6:00pm
During a six-month checkup, Allie LeVesque (held by mother Keri) needed emergency brain surgery to relieve fluid in her skull. After running some tests, doctors found that Allie suffers from the genetic blood disorder Von Willebrand disease. That led to identifying that Mike LeVesque and his other daughters, Emma (left) and Ahna (center) have it. Even Mike's father and sister have the disease. The LeVesques are educating themselves and the public about this condition. Photo courtesy of the LeVesque family
Joy, faith keep family going: Diagnosis brings questions but answers, too
May 9, 2019 - 5:00pm
May 8, 2019
Wanda Feldman, the 2019 Goodhue County Child Care Provider of the Year stands in her Red Wing backyard with the eight children in her childcare program. Back left: Hunter Bross, Jordan Peterson, Maggie Palmer, David Safe Jr. Front: Evelyn Harstad, and Gabriel Reinhart. Feldman is holding Linnea Wittig and Carter Elllefson. Photo by Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia.
Red Wing woman wins annual county child care award
May 8, 2019 - 8:00pm
May 1, 2019
Brooke Herling and Sam Brown share their excitement over Big Turn at the Red Wing Innovation Incubator. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Music man: Sam Brown is putting on a show … or two
May 1, 2019 - 9:00am
April 19, 2019
Goodhue County Commissioner Ron Allen is pictured in the county board room in 2014 after being appointed chair. Allen, who served on County Board for 14 years, died April 19, 2019, at age 63. File photo by Michael Brun
A life dedicated to service: Ron Allen remembered as good listener, caring friend
April 19, 2019 - 4:42pm
April 18, 2019
Tom Swanson is pictured undergoing one of three weekly dialysis treatments. Because Polycystic Kidney Disease, which Swanson suffers from is incurable, dialysis is the next immediate option to keep him alive until he finds a kidney donor. Submitted photo
Prescott man needs a kidney, wants thousands of others to receive one too
April 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2019
Stoney End Harps ships their products to customers worldwide.  These harps await packaging and shipping to their new homes on Jan. 17, 2019.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Stone loves to build harps
April 13, 2019 - 8:00pm
April 12, 2019
This is the beginning of the Red Wing wastewater treatment plant north of Barn Bluff has covered tanks, which contain some of the smell from the wastewater. Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
From flush to the Mississippi
April 12, 2019 - 8:00pm
April 11, 2019
At Prairie Island Arena, the Red Wing School District Buildings and Grounds crew members strive to put the best ice out as possible. Matt Symicek, who regularly drives the ice resurfacer, tracks the edge to clean the ice. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
Who's driving the ice resurfacer? Prairie Island Arena staff keep ice clean, clear
April 11, 2019 - 8:00pm
April 10, 2019
Marie Krebsbach makes two kettles of soup every morning at Marie’s Underground Grill and Tap House in Red Wing. Ruth Nerhaugen / Contributor
Cooking for an Armory: Marie's has homemade menu, casual vibe
April 10, 2019 - 8:00pm